Translation of "penny" - English-Russian dictionary


noun [ C ] uk /ˈpeni/ us plural pence, p, pennies

B1 a coin or unit of money with a value of 1/100 of a pound (= UK unit of money); p

пенни, пенс
There are 100 pence in a pound.
fifty pence/50p

a coin with a value of one US cent ( = 1/100 of a dollar)

монета в 1 цент
My dad always let us have his pennies to buy candy.
every penny

all of an amount of money

все деньги
They had spent every penny of their savings.

(Translation of “penny” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)