Seven penny

sevenpenny

[sev-uhn-pen-ee]
adjective
noting a nail 2¼ inches (6 cm) long. Symbol: 7d

Origin:
1350–1400 for earlier sense “costing seven pence”; Middle English; see seven, -penny

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To seven penny
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: seven out
Next Definition: seven pines
Words Near: seven penny
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for seven penny
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing seven penny
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature