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tenner Syllabification: ten·ner
Pronunciation: /ˈtenər/

Definition of tenner in English:


British informal
A ten-pound note.
Example sentences
  • They'll never remember to pay you and even if they do, they'll mix up tenners and fivers.
  • The trader dishes the CDs out as fivers and tenners change hands.
  • The cash machine started to deliver £20 notes instead of the tenners people were expecting.

Words that rhyme with tenner

antenna, Avicenna, duenna, henna, Jenna, Jenner, Morwenna, Ravenna, senna, Siena, sienna, tenor, Vienna
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