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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A former United Kingdom silver coin.

Usage examples (34)
  • I would have a halfpenny worth or a pennyworth — you may guess my surprize — but twopence is all I can have — many a worthier person wants that — why then should
  • I was awarded one shilling twopence per day pension.
  • It can be had from the druggist at twopence per quart.
  • This was a covered Jersey wagon, -- fare, twopence per mile. for more
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