(in Britain since 1971) a unit of money equal to one hundredth of a pound; (in Britain before 1971) a unit of money equal to one twelfth of a shilling
(in the US and Canada)(a coin worth) a cent
a small amount of money
Small..marbles made of clay which cost a penny.
出自： Betty Smith
Torto's mother gave Mensa threepence and Torto a penny.
出自： A. Djoleto
No pennies were issued in 1950.
误 Where are that five pence I lent you?
正 Where is that five pence I lent you?
误 penny from heaven
正 pennies from heaven
正 pence from heaven
误 Two penny butter are enough.
正 Two penny butter is enough.
析 “1以上的基数词+penny+sth ”作主语时, penny和谓语动词均用单数形式。