Example sentences for: pence

How can you use “pence” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Take care of the pence, and the pounds will take care of themselves.

  • Old English church burial records often contain entries as paid to John Stokeley's love two pence.

  • Scimminger was the name for a counterfeit coin, while Bargain Pence was earnest money, a low-value coin given on striking a bargain, making a deal at a market, or in similar circumstances.

  • "How about for 10 pence?"

  • In my own county, Kent, Borrow Pence is an old word for ancient coins, probably those found in barrows or tumuli, another being Hegs Pence, a third being Dwarf's Money , though the last was more frequently used in the coastal ares.


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