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Turkish translation of “penny”

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penny

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈpeni/ ( plural pence, p, pennies)
POUND B1 a coin or unit of money with a value of 1/100 of a pound (= UK unit of money); p
peni
There are 100 pence in a pound. fifty pence/50pBritish money
DOLLAR a coin with a value of one cent ( = 1/100 of a dollar)
peni, sent
My dad always let us have his pennies to buy candy.North American money
every penny all of an amount of money
her bir kuruşu
He seemed intent on spending every penny of his salary.General words for amounts of moneyLarge amounts of moneySmall amounts of money
(Definition of penny from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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