"twopenny-halfpenny" Definition

  1. paltry, insignificant. A TWOPENNY-HALFPENNY fellow, a not uncommon expression of contempt.

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Position in the dictionary: 3822 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: twopenny-hops, tyburn tippet, tyburnia, tye, tyke, typo, u.p., ugly, ullages, unbleached american
Previous words in the dictionary: twopenny rope, twopenny, two-handed game, two-handed, two-eyed-steak, two upon ten, two to one, two eighteener, twitter, twitchety

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