guinea - definition and synonyms

noun 

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/ˈɡɪni/
singularguinea
pluralguineas
  1. 1
    [countable] a unit of money or a gold coin used in Britain in the past, worth £1.05
  2. 2

    Guineas

    used in the names of two important horse races that take place every spring in England, the 1,000 Guineas and the 2,000 Guineas