true·​pen·​ny ˈtrü-ˌpe-nē How to pronounce truepenny (audio)
: an honest or trusty person

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1556, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of truepenny was circa 1556

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Cite this Entry

“Truepenny.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.

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