What does spend a penny mean?

Definitions for spend a penny
spend a pen·ny

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. make, urinate, piddle, puddle, micturate, piss, pee, pee-pee, make water, relieve oneself, take a leak, spend a penny, wee, wee-wee, pass water(verb)

    eliminate urine

    "Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug"

Wiktionary

  1. spend a penny(Verb)

    To use the toilet.

    Etymology: from the act of putting a (pre-decimal) penny in the slot of a pay-toilet

How to pronounce spend a penny?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say spend a penny in sign language?

  1. spendapenny

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spend a penny in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spend a penny in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of spend a penny in a Sentence

  1. Raymond Martin:

    In London, this is where the phrase' spend a penny' came from, as it cost a penny to use these facilities -- the equivalent of buying a loaf of bread in those days.

  2. Liu Kun:

    We will not spend a penny that is not supposed to be spent, and we'll strive to guarantee the money that is supposed to be spent.

Images & Illustrations of spend a penny

  1. spend a penny


Translations for spend a penny

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  • पैसे खर्च करियेHindi

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