What is another word for pound sign?

17 synonyms found


[ pˈa͡ʊnd sˈa͡ɪn], [ pˈa‍ʊnd sˈa‍ɪn], [ p_ˈaʊ_n_d s_ˈaɪ_n]

There are several different synonyms for the term "pound sign," depending on your region and industry. In the United Kingdom, the pound sign (#) can also be referred to as a "hash" symbol, while in the United States, it is often called a "number sign" or "octothorpe." In the world of music, the pound sign is often called a "sharp" symbol and is used to indicate that a note or chord should be played a half-step higher than usual. These synonyms can come in handy when working in different fields or communicating with colleagues from different areas.

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How to use "Pound sign" in context?

The pound sign (£) is a graphic symbol which is used in computing to identify the currency symbol for the pound sterling, for example £5. Sterling is also referred to as "British pounds".

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