- the sum of three British pence
- a British coin of this value
nounpl. threepence or three·penc·es
- A coin worth three pennies, formerly used in Great Britain.
- The sum of three pennies.
(countable and uncountable, plural threepences)
- (uncountable) The amount of money equal to that of three pennies (old or new).
- (countable) A former (pre-decimalisation) British coin worth three old pennies.