[thrip-uh ns]

noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for thrippence

Historical Examples of thrippence

  • Ye cann't reckon on moor nor thrippence,—an' your own expenses, i' coorse.

  • Yesterday mornin' I got thrippence by hingin' aboot the Royal afore the coches startit.

    Robert Falconer

    George MacDonald

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

    A Child of the Jago

    Arthur Morrison

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

    Master Skylark

    John Bennett