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pennyworth

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noun, pen·ny·worth \ˈpe-nē-ˌwərth, British often ˈpe-nərth\

Definition of pennyworth

plural pennyworth or pennyworths

  1. 1 :  a penny's worth

  2. 2 :  value for the money spent :  bargain

  3. 3 :  a small quantity :  modicum



Examples of pennyworth in a sentence

  1. <even a used lawnmower would be a pennyworth at that price>



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of pennyworth

before 12th century


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