Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Nickel"

The meaning of "Nickel" in various phrases and sentences

Q: don't take any wooden nickels. ne anlama geliyor?
A: Be careful, take care, don't get cheated or swindled. Often a fun way to say goodbye to someone.

yes I'd say it's an old expression.
Q: ask for nickels on the dime ne anlama geliyor?
A: It comes from the phrase “pennies on the dollar” and has the same meaning: not full value or a small fraction of the actual price

Example:

I got scammed and paid him nickels on the dime
Q: nickel to my name ne anlama geliyor?
A: If I don't have a nickel to my name, it simply means I don't have any money at all.
Q: A nickel will get you on the subway, but garlic will get you a seat. ne anlama geliyor?
A: The first part "A nickel will get you on a subway" means that to get on a train, you need money.

The second part "but garlic will get you a seat" is meant to be comical. Garlic is a spice that is known to make someone's breath stink. what this means is if you have previously eaten garlic, your breath will stink, making people try to get away from you and vacate a seat.
Q: I wish I had a nickel for every time. ne anlama geliyor?
A: It's a way to show that something is said or happens often. If you were given a "nickel" every time it was said or it happened you would be a person.

The UK version would be, "If I had a penny..."

Example:
A: I won't be late home.
B: If I had a penny every time you said that, I'd be a rich woman.

Example sentences using "Nickel"

Q: nickel and dime ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: There are ten (10) dimes to a dollar or twenty (20) nickels to a dollar. Two nickels make a dime.

Other questions about "Nickel"

Q: "If I had a nickel for every time I was drunk, I would've been rich already." bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: Another good way is...”I would be rich already” - I think they both work :)
Q: How many nickels do you need to make a dollar? So as dimes and cents ? bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: How about the others? Instead of neckels, can I replace it with "dimes" and "cents" and those sentences make sense as the first sentence does ?
Q: Why not go ahead
And ask for nickels on the dime
Fifteen
I'd do eight

What do these lyrics mean?
A: What song is this, I need more context.
Q: If I had a nickel for every time I heard you say something stupid, I'd be rich. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: Check the question to view the answer

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