twopence

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noun two·pence \ˈtə-pən(t)s, US also ˈtü-ˌpen(t)s\
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\ˈtə-pən(t)s\

Definition of twopence

  1. 1 :  the sum of two pennies Twopence is usually used of two British pennies.

  2. 2 plural twopence or twopences :  a coin worth twopence

15th Century

First Known Use of twopence

15th century


TWOPENCE Defined for English Language Learners

twopence

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noun two·pence \ˈtə-pən(t)s, US also ˈtü-ˌpen(t)s\

Definition of twopence for English Language Learners

  • : the sum of two pence

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