Penny Synonyms & Definitions

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• PennyDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) See Denarius.
  2. (a.) Denoting pound weight for one thousand; -- used in combination, with respect to nails; as, tenpenny nails, nails of which one thousand weight ten pounds.
  3. (n.) An English coin, formerly of copper, now of bronze, the twelfth part of an English shilling in account value, and equal to four farthings, or about two cents; -- usually indicated by the abbreviation d. (the initial of denarius).
  4. (a.) Worth or costing one penny.
  5. (n.) Any small sum or coin; a groat; a stiver.
  6. (n.) Money, in general; as, to turn an honest penny.

• PennyroyalDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) An aromatic herb (Mentha Pulegium) of Europe; also, a North American plant (Hedeoma pulegioides) resembling it in flavor.