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penny-ante

adjective uk   /ˈpen.iˌæn.ti/  us   /-t̬i/ US
of little value or importance: He was proposing some penny-ante increase.
Translations of “penny-ante”
in Chinese (Traditional) 沒甚麼價值的, 無關緊要的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 没什么价值的, 无关紧要的…
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