Translation of penny in French:


Pronunciation: /ˈpenɪ/

n (pl -ies or , pence (BrE) )

  • 1 (BrE) penny (m) a five pence or five p piece une pièce de cinq pence a 25p stamp un timbre-poste à 25 pence


the penny dropped

[fam], ça a fait tilt [fam]

not to have a penny to one's name

être sans le sou

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