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Definition of "sevenpenny" []

  • Having a value or cost of sevenpence. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sevenpenny" in a sentence
  • ""Three sixpenny and four sevenpenny," I said casually, flicking the dust off my shoes with a handkerchief."
  • ""Sixpenny or sevenpenny?" said the girl, trying to put me off my balance at the very beginning."
  • "In England, an edition of 5,000 copies a fortnight was the rule for many months after the one-volume edition appeared; hundreds of thousands have been circulated in the sixpenny and sevenpenny editions; it has been translated into most foreign tongues; and it is still, after thirty years, a living book."