I could have won every peso if I had put up only a little handful of the nuggets.
There was not a peso at the disposal of the Provincial Governor for local improvements.
This after some haggling, he agreed to do, all for one peso (Mexican silver dollar).
With this Wilkinson had to be content, for the Viceroy refused to pay him a peso.
He was sorry for it afterwards and gave her a peso to ease her.
A peso, or duro, is the same as our dollar: it is a silver coin.
I guess I know where to get another, and the lesson is worth a peso.
The chief denomination of money is the dollar or peso, value (in gold) 4s.
To-day Constitutionalist sold for 22 and 28 cents American on the peso.
His stake was usually a peso—sometimes two—but never rising to the onza.