fourpenny[fôr′pə nē; for adj. 2 fôr′pen′ē]
- The definition of fourpenny designates the size of a nail.
A nail size such as 1 3/8 inches for a fine nail or 1 1/2 inches for a standard nail are examples of fourpenny nails.
- costing or valued at fourpence
- designating a size of nail