What does denier mean?

Definitions for denierdɪˈnaɪ ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. denier(noun)

    a unit of measurement for the fineness of silk or nylon or rayon

    "with an evening dress one wears 10 denier stockings"

  2. denier(noun)

    any of various former European coins of different denominations

  3. denier(noun)

    one who denies

Webster Dictionary

  1. Denier(noun)

    one who denies; as, a denier of a fact, or of the faith, or of Christ

  2. Denier(noun)

    a small copper coin of insignificant value

  3. Origin: [F. denier, fr. L. denarius a Roman silver coin orig. equiv. to ten asses, later, a copper, fr. deni ten by ten, fr. the root of decem ten; akin to E. ten. See Ten, and cf. Denary, Dinar.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Denier

    de-nēr′, n. (Shak.) an old small French silver coin: also later, a copper coin of the value of 112 sou—hence a very trifling sum. [Fr.,—L. denarius.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of denier in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of denier in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joy Behar:

    The CPAC group invited this woman from France … whose [ grand ] father was a Holocaust denier, and total fascist and a Nazi, there’s this penchant for Nazis now [ among conservatives ] with Charlottesville, and the Neos, and ‘ there are good guys on both sides, ’ and now Marine Le Pen.

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