"sixpence" Definition


  1. n. An English silver coin of the value of six pennies; half a shilling, or about twelve cents.

Dictionary Stats for "sixpence"

Position in dictionary: 91136 of 111710 words.
Word Types: n.,
Words that start with sixpence: 2
Words that end with sixpence: 2
Words that contain sixpence: 3
Next words in dictionary: sixpences, sixpenny, sixscore, sixteen, sixteenmo
Previous words in dictionary: sixfold, six-shooter, six-footer, six, siwin

Definition of sixpence

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "sixpence". The definition of the word "sixpence" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "sixpence", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.