sixpenny[-pen′ē, -pə nē]
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- worth or costing sixpence
- of small worth; cheap
- designating a size of nails, usually two inches long
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Valued at, selling for, or worth sixpence.
- Of little worth; paltry.