Meaning of CONVERTIBLE in English

CONVERTIBLE

I. adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

currency

Perhaps in two or three years we will have a convertible currency .

There is still no mobile phone system, no credit cards and no convertible currency .

He has argued for the introduction of a convertible currency parallel to the existing non-convertible rouble.

debt

In respect of convertible debt , details of the date of redemption and the amount payable on redemption should be disclosed.

Under present practice convertible debt is usually reported as a liability.

Respondents are asked to indicate the method of accounting for convertible debt which they consider should be required.

sofa

Accommodation 90 apartments with one bedroom plus lounge with two convertible sofas , cooking facilities, bathroom and terrace.

The rooms are equipped with bathrooms and convertible sofas for parents who want to stay with their children.

A one-bedroomed apartment for 3 with convertible sofa in the lounge.

Drago Accommodation 261 rooms with bath/shower, terrace, kitchenette and lounge with convertible sofa .

Tenbel Saver Accommodation Rooms allocated will have bath/shower, kitchenette and lounge with convertible sofa .

One-bedroomed apartments for three with convertible sofa in the lounge plus an extra bed for a child under 11 available.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a convertible sofa bed

My financial advisor suggested we invest in convertible preferred stock.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Fernando was waiting for her at the kerbside, leaning against his white convertible Mercedes.

Nintendo, a video-games maker, pulled its issue of convertible bonds.

The rooms are equipped with bathrooms and convertible sofas for parents who want to stay with their children.

The X100 will come in both fixed-head and convertible versions.

This is a convertible wall and can come down when the family wishes to entertain.

II. noun

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a 1965 Mustang convertible

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A convertible drove by, but it was white and a different make.

During the winter months, those trying to sell convertibles have little in their favour.

It was a 1937 Cord Phaeton convertible .

Jaguar's classy convertibles start at £41,200, albeit with V12 power.

Or, like Californians in a drought, should we perhaps raise the tops on our convertibles and welcome a little rain?

Particular care needs to be exercised with securities such as convertibles and warrants.

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