a long-barreled muzzleloading flintlock rifle developed near Lancaster, Pa., in the early 18th century and widely used on the frontier.
[pen-ee-uh-lahy-ner] /ˈpɛn i əˈlaɪ nər/ noun, Chiefly British Archaic. 1. a hack writer. noun 1. (rare) a hack writer or journalist
[pen-ee-an-tee] /ˈpɛn iˈæn ti/ adjective, Informal. 1. involving a trifling sum of money; small in amount: a penny-ante investment. 2. inconsiderable; minor; small-time. noun 1. Cards. a game of poker in which the ante or basic bet is one cent. 2. Informal. any business arrangement or transaction involving a trifling or paltry sum of money. […]
noun 1. an amusement hall or area that contains coin-operated entertainment devices, originally operated for a penny a play. noun 1. (mainly US) a public place with various coin-operated machines for entertainment; amusement arcade
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noun 1. the first adhesive postage stamp, issued in Britain in 1840; an imperforate stamp bearing the profile of Queen Victoria on a dark background