noun, plural cen·tes·i·mi [sen-tes-uh-mee; Italian chen-te-zee-mee] /sɛnˈtɛs ə mi; Italian tʃɛnˈtɛ zi mi/, cen·tes·i·mos [sen-tes-uh-mohz; Spanish sen-te-see-maws] /sɛnˈtɛs əˌmoʊz; Spanish sɛnˈtɛ siˌmɔs/.
- centers for disease control,
Origin of centesimo
Examples from the Web for centesimo
He never spends a soldo, I am positive; and if he drops a centesimo under the benches, he is capable of hunting for it for a week.Cuore (Heart)|Edmondo De Amicis
I shall rot in hell before ever I put one centesimo into your filthy claws!The Wolf Cub|Patrick Casey
I will give two sous for the original four, and not a centesimo more.Saunterings|Charles Dudley Warner