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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A former British bronze coin worth a quarter of a penny.

Usage examples (32)
  • It features such useful information as "a farthing is so small that it's only used nowadays by the dwarfs."
  • There is now not the slightest ground for hoping we ever shall obtain a farthing from the cottage at Honington.
  • Jerome: A farthing is a coin containing two mites.
  • Not a farthing is the value of the honest love you hold; for more
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