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halfpenny 

  • 基本释义
  • 词形变化
  • 详细释义
  • 双解释义
  • 英英释义
  • 短语词组
  • 常见例句

halfpenny

['heipəni]

n.半便士硬币, 半便士之值
adj.半便士的,微不足道的

例句与用法:

Susan felt sure that she knew exactly the price of everything on the list and would count the change to the last halfpenny when she returned.

苏珊有把握自己知道单子上每样东西的确切价钱,回家后定会把找回的钱一分一厘都清点清楚。

Bangladesh has an army, but it is a twopenny halfpenny affair kept deliberately weak, with the security forces split into three separate groups.

孟加拉国拥有一支军队,但是由于安全部队分裂成三个独立的派别,这支军队微不足道,并且有意使之弱小。

He was sent away and, a few days later, brought back, like the bad halfpenny.

他被送走了,可没过几天,又像没用的赝币一样被退回来了。

词形变化:

名词复数: halfpence |

n.

(英国的)半便士硬币; 半便士[C]

a.

1. 半便士的

2. 微不足道的


短语词组:

not have two halfpennies to rub together

1. 钱不多的; 没见过大钱的

They never seem to have two halfpennies to rub together.

看来他们从没见识过大钱。


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