pennyworth

noun
pen·ny·worth | \ ˈpe-nē-ˌwərth , British often ˈpe-nərth \
plural pennyworth or pennyworths

Definition of pennyworth 

1 : a penny's worth

2 : value for the money spent : bargain

3 : a small quantity : modicum

Examples of pennyworth in a Sentence

even a used lawnmower would be a pennyworth at that price

First Known Use of pennyworth

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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