a cent, as representative of triviality:
His promise isn’t worth a red cent.
(used with a negative) (informal, mainly US) a cent considered as a trivial amount of money (esp in the phrases not have a red cent, not worth a red cent, etc)
see under not worth a dime
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noun 1. See under chokeberry (def 1). noun, plural chokeberries. 1. the berrylike fruit of any North American shrub of the genus Aronia, of the rose family, especially A. arbutifolia (red chokeberry) A. melanocarpa (black chokeberry) or A. prunifolia (purple chokeberry) 2. the plant that bears this fruit. noun (pl) -ries 1. any of various […]
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