Synonyms for red cent

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Rothschild felt in his pocket, but he had not a "red cent" of change.

We don't care a red cent about your rank, but we want to know about you yourself!

He never got a red cent of it back, never even asked for it.

There was not a red cent in it, and I had only a hundred dollars left.

Never mind, I'll tell Mr. Wheeler not to give you a red cent.

As for them, there's not a dollar left—nary a red cent; only my Luck.

Turn me over then, said the red cent, for I cant talk with my back to people.

But only look at it, grandpa, said the child; seeits only a red cent.

Never in my life have I felt so grieved at being only a red cent, as then.

Mamma, I dont know how to spend my red cent, she said one day.

WORD ORIGIN

obsolete type of copper penny, 1839, American English, from red (adj.1) + cent. "Red" has been the color of copper, brass, and gold since ancient times.

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