Dead Presidents

What does dead presidents mean?


A slang word that refers to the American dollar bills that have pictures of Presidents.

Not all of the bills have Presidents on them, such as the $10 and $100 bill. The list of Presidents on dollar bills includes George Washington ($1), Abraham Lincoln ($5), Andrew Jackson ($20), Ulysses S. Grant ($50), William McKinley ($500), Grover Cleveland ($1,000), James Madison ($5,000), and Woodrow Wilson ($100,000).


He has a pretty sweet gig and he's making a ton of dead presidents

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Updated November 12, 2014

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