fivepence

noun five·pence \British ˈfīvpən(t)s or ˈfī(f)pə- or ˈfipə-, US " or -īvˌpen-\

Definition of fivepence

plural

fivepence

also

fivepences

  1. 1 :  the sum of five pennies —usually used in reference to British pennies The acid came in two two-pint bottles, and cost four shillings and fivepence. — Ken Follett

  2. 2a :  five U.S. cents b :  a five-cent piece

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