Penny

6 Definitions of Penny

The meaning of the word penny, the definition of Penny:

n. - An English coin, formerly of copper, now of bronze, the twelfth part of an English shilling in account value, and equal to four farthings, or about two cents; -- usually indicated by the abbreviation d. (the initial of denarius).

n. - Any small sum or coin; a groat; a stiver.

n. - Money, in general; as, to turn an honest penny.

n. - See Denarius.

a. - Denoting pound weight for one thousand; -- used in combination, with respect to nails; as, tenpenny nails, nails of which one thousand weight ten pounds.

a. - Worth or costing one penny.


The word "penny" uses 5 letters: E N N P Y

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en ne pe pen pye ye yen yep

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