pound sign


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a symbol for a unit of currency (especially for the pound sterling in Great Britain)

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Finally, in 2009, seeing its functionality and popularity, Twitter integrated it in its system, automatically placed a hyperlink on anything with the pound sign, and started telling us what's trending now via hashtags.
THERE'S THE RUB: Shahid Malik insists the massage chair 'legitimate expenditure' TAKING A POUNDING: The pound sign being dug into Duncan's garden
The fact that no figures had followed the pound sign was human error, he said and 'Do you want an overdraft or don't you?' I told him that if he was supposed to be a trouble-shooter he had an unfortunate manner.
Too many people over the years, both on and off the field, have been attracted to St James's by the illuminated pound sign outside.
A portion of the high value stamps, which were issued on July 1, were printed without the pound sign, making them valuable to collectors.
A VOLUNTEER helping victims of Scotland's heroin and cocaine abuse explosion said last night: "To the dealer, the addict is just a pound sign."
So owner Mohammed Nazir and his award-winning chefs got busy creating the masterpiece - including a naan with a pound sign in the middle.
Now that he is one of the world's most- glamourous and successful sporting heroes, a pound sign might be more apt.
The necklace with gold pound sign pendant was bought last month by spin doctor Amanda Platell as a gimmick to add sparkle to the Tory leader's "save the pound" campaign.
Housewife Emily Simpson let her anti-Europe feelings go to her head with a hat made of a gold pound sign.
Campaigner Brian Swinbanks, chairman of Tobermory Harbour Association, said: "We lost to a group of councillors who were not prepared to look at the big picture and who only saw pound signs.
Meanwhile, Robert has pound signs flashing in front of his eyes when he meets a potentially lucrative client.
His boss Pellegrini has advised Diangana (right) to seek the Austrian out for advice on how to ignore the pound signs.
I can only suppose planning permission will be granted by people whose eyes are so dazzled by pound signs that they can't see the effect this "vibrant redevelopment package" will have on the face of the city.
I can only suppose that planning permission will be granted by people whose eyes are so dazzled by pound signs that they can't see the effect this "vibrant redevelopment package" will have on the face of the city.