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Words nearby ninepence
Example sentences from the Web for ninepence
Oats are worth sixpence to ninepence a stone,—a ridiculous price; and we have not yet touched the bottom.Ireland as It Is|Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
Please nine and ninepence and a good halfpenny where 'twas a bad one, sir—ma'am I mane.Far from the Madding Crowd|Thomas Hardy
With the ninepence already in their pockets, you will see that they were now possessors of quite a small fortune.Prose Fancies (Second Series)|Richard Le Gallienne
My confidence was misplaced; for those cigars I had to pay a duty—incredible as it may seem—of three shillings and ninepence!Cities of the Dawn|J. Ewing Ritchie
I handed him ninepence, shook hands with him on the strength of his revelation, and departed, labouring to look grave.The Confessions of a Collector|William Carew Hazlitt