Meaning of fourpenny

four•pen•ny

Pronunciation: (fôr'pen"ē, -pu-nē, fōr'-), [key]
— adj.
    1. noting a nail 112 in. (3.8 cm) long.
    2. noting certain fine nails 138 in. (3.5 cm) long. Symbol: 4d
  1. of the amount or value of fourpence.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also: