twopence

noun
two·​pence | \ˈtə-pən(t)s, US also ˈtü-ˌpen(t)s \
variants: or \ ˈtə-​pən(t)s \

Definition of twopence 

1 : the sum of two pennies

Note: Twopence is usually used of two British pennies.

2 plural twopence or twopences : a coin worth twopence

First Known Use of twopence

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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twopence

noun

English Language Learners Definition of twopence

: the sum of two pence

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