thrippence

[ thrip-uh ns ]
/ ˈθrɪp əns /

noun

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Example sentences from the Web for thrippence

  • "For thrippence," said the boatman, hauling the wherry alongside again with his hook.

    Master Skylark|John Bennett
  • Ye cann't reckon on moor nor thrippence,—an' your own expenses, i' coorse.

  • Thrippence—and a slice o' cake,' he added, perceiving that Dicky did not hesitate.

    A Child of the Jago|Arthur Morrison
  • Yesterday mornin' I got thrippence by hingin' aboot the Royal afore the coches startit.

    Robert Falconer|George MacDonald