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See definition of coining on Dictionary.com
  • as incoinage
  • as inforgery

synonyms for coining

  • falsification
  • carbon
  • cheat
  • copy
  • fabrication
  • fake
  • fraudulence
  • imitation
  • imposition
  • imposture
  • phony
  • pseudo
  • sham
  • twin
  • bogus
  • carbon copy
  • faking
  • imitating
  • lookalike
  • workalike
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How to use coining in a sentence

The Georgia Birds and the Michigan Felines play a game where they flip a fair coin 101 times.
CAN YOU SNATCH DEFEAT FROM THE JAWS OF VICTORY?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSNOVEMBER 13, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
They flipped a coin to see which of them had first possession, and whoever made the first basket won the game.
BEWARE THE HOT PUMPKINZACH WISSNER-GROSSOCTOBER 30, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
If you flip a coin four times, there’s a 6% chance it will come up heads every time—unlikely, but it happens.
6 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION POLLSGEOFFREY COLVINOCTOBER 30, 2020FORTUNE
So instead you toss two identical coins — the “replicas” — and note how often they land on the same side.
THE MOST FAMOUS PARADOX IN PHYSICS NEARS ITS ENDGEORGE MUSSEROCTOBER 29, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
A normal coin lands with heads facing up half the time, tails facing up half the time — almost never on its side.
A SCIENTIST WHO DELIGHTS IN THE MUNDANESTEVE NADISOCTOBER 26, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
I could carry the thread back further—like to the students at Cornell University who coined “sexual harassment” as a phrase to describe what was happening to them on summer jobs.
GLORIA STEINEM: ‘I’VE NEVER SEEN THIS MUCH ACTIVISM IN MY LIFE’EHINCHLIFFEOCTOBER 26, 2020FORTUNE
They’ll flip a coin to see which of them has first possession, and whoever makes the first basket wins the game.
CAN YOU FEED THE HOT HAND?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSOCTOBER 23, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Martin Cetron, the agency’s veteran director of global migration and quarantine, coined a phrase years ago for what can happen when people lose confidence in the government and denial and falsehoods spread faster than disease.
INSIDE THE FALL OF THE CDCBY JAMES BANDLER, PATRICIA CALLAHAN, SEBASTIAN ROTELLA AND KIRSTEN BERGOCTOBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
You’re also famous — or infamous, unfortunately — for homelessness, which are two sides of the same coin, really.
WHY ARE CITIES (STILL) SO EXPENSIVE? (EP. 435)STEPHEN J. DUBNEROCTOBER 15, 2020FREAKONOMICS
For years, Rosenworcel has talked about the “homework gap,” the term she coined to describe a problem facing communities where kids can’t access the internet because infrastructure is inadequate, their families can’t afford it, or both.
WHY THE “HOMEWORK GAP” IS KEY TO AMERICA’S DIGITAL DIVIDETANYA BASUOCTOBER 13, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
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