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penny

Synonyms of penny in English:

noun

Phrases

a pretty penny

1
informal I bet that boat cost you a pretty penny
a lot of money, millions, billions, a king's ransom
informal a (small) fortune, lots/heaps of money, a mint, a killing, a bundle, a tidy sum, big money, big bucks, an arm and a leg

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