- a pretty penny
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|part of speech:
||a coin of the United States and Canada worth one cent.
||the smaller monetary unit (pl. pence) or coin (pl. pennies) of the United Kingdom and, formerly, of Ireland, equal to one hundredth of a pound.
||a former monetary unit or coin of several countries including the United Kingdom and Ireland, worth one twelfth of a shilling.
||a coin of a very small value, such as a denarius.
||a pretty penny