sixpence: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (siks'puns), [key]
— pl. -pence, -penc•es
- a sum of six pennies.
- a cupronickel coin of the United Kingdom, the half of a shilling, formerly equal to six pennies: equal to two and one-half new pence after decimalization in 1971.
- sixpence (Thesaurus)