Translation of "penny" - English-Russian dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈpeni/ (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 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
He seemed intent on spending every penny of his salary.

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