Definition of tenner
1 : a 10-pound note
2 : a 10-dollar bill
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A tenner, as it's commonly known in Britain, doesn't go that far anymore.
The fact that the quote on the Jane Austen tenner is said by Caroline Bingley is ironic.
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Definition of tenner for English Language Learners
: a ten-pound note
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