Definition of god's penny
- among merchants the god's penny binds the contract of sale
- —Frederick Pollock & F. W. Maitland
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
What made you want to look up god's penny? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).