an amusement hall or area that contains coin-operated entertainment devices, originally operated for a penny a play.
(mainly US) a public place with various coin-operated machines for entertainment; amusement arcade
- Penny black
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
/ˈpɛnɪˌbɔɪ/ noun 1. (Irish, slang) an employee whose duties include menial tasks, such as running errands
[pen-ee-kres] /ˈpɛn iˌkrɛs/ noun 1. any of several plants belonging to herbs of the genus Thlaspi, of the mustard family, especially T. arvense, of Europe, bearing somewhat round, flat pods. /ˈpɛnɪˌkrɛs/ noun 1. any of several plants of the genus Thlaspi of temperate Eurasia and North America, typically having small white or mauve flowers and […]
noun, plural penny dreadfuls. Chiefly British. 1. a cheap, sensational novel of adventure, crime, or violence; dime novel. noun (pl) -fuls 1. (Brit, informal) a cheap, often lurid or sensational book or magazine