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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Banks, Sir Joseph Banksnoun

    English botanist who accompanied Captain Cook on his first voyage to the Pacific Ocean (1743-1820)


  1. Banks

    Banks is a town in Pike County, Alabama, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 179.

Editors Contribution

  1. banksnoun

    Plural noun and verb form of the word bank.

    The national banks were regulated by the government and told to ensure they had an agreed amount of capital reserves.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 7, 2016  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Banks' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1553

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Banks' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3089

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Banks in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Banks in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Banks in a Sentence

  1. Doug Kass:

    Deutsche Bank's woes are actually a positive for U.S. money center banks that are rapidly gaining share in fixed-income trading and retail and corporate lending.

  2. Sarah Hewin:

    Either we are in a sort of temporary high inflation patch and we will get back to normal on inflation, in which case there is a positive growth outlook. Either ... we are on the brink of an inflation problem and we may look back in six months time and say central banks were behind the curve, that will mean there is potential for more aggressive policymaking and rate hikes coming faster than markets expect. So it’s understandable why there is sense of uncertainty in markets.

  3. Nick Gartside:

    The Bank of England has hit a perfect 'High Five' at today's meeting, over-delivering against market expectations and bucking the recent trend of central banks disappointing.

  4. Makoto Noji:

    The stock markets’ rally during this pandemic is completely dependent on fiscal expansion and debt monetisation by central banks, political instability could delay fiscal measures.

  5. Chris Weston:

    Central banks are waiting for one man to act; Donald Trump.

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