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Definition of "fourpenny" [fourpenny]

  • Costing fourpence. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "fourpenny" in a sentence
  • "So it only ran to a 'fourpenny' between you and 'the Panorama.'""
  • "Tom, Dick, or Harry, on the strength of fourpenny slippers, tampering with it."
  • "Hundreds of women began as the eighteenth century drew on to add to their pin money, or to come to the rescue of their families by making translations or writing the innumerable had novels which have ceased to be recorded even in text – books, but are to be picked up in the fourpenny boxes in the Charing Cross Road."