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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A coin worth one-hundredth of the value of the basic unit.

Usage examples (38)
  • A penny will hide the biggest star in the Universe if you hold it close enough to your eye.
  • Noun : He spent every penny he ever earned
  • Adjective : frenzied speculation in the penny market
  • I refer to his inclusion of the term penny dreadful. for more
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