two cents

noun (used with a plural verb)
  1. something of insignificant value; a paltry amount: We wouldn't give two cents for their chances of success.
Idioms
  1. two cents worth, an opinion, usually unsolicited and unwelcome: Who asked you to add your two cents worth?

Origin of two cents

First recorded in 1840–50
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