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Meaning of AGIOTAGE

Pronunciation:  'ajeeutij

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a fee charged for exchanging currencies
 

AGIOTAGE is a 8 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: agio, exchange premium, premium
 
 See Also: charge

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ag"i*o*tage\, n. [F. agiotage, fr. agioter to practice
stockjobbing, fr. agio.]
Exchange business; also, stockjobbing; the maneuvers of
speculators to raise or lower the price of stocks or public
funds.

      Vanity and agiotage are to a Parisian the oxygen and
      hydrogen of life.                        --Landor.

 

 

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