two bits

noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction

Definition of two bits

1 :the value of a quarter of a dollar
2 :something of small worth or importance

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First Known Use of two bits

1730


TWO BITS Defined for English Language Learners

two bits

noun

Definition of two bits for English Language Learners

  • : twenty-five cents


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