Traducción de twopenny-halfpenny en Español:

twopenny-halfpenny

de poca monta, adj.

Pronunciación /ˌtəp(ə)niˈheɪp(ə)ni//ˌtʌp(ə)nɪˈheɪpni/

adjetivo

Britanico
coloquial

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    de poca monta
    que no vale un céntimo
    que no vale un centavo
    que no vale un duro España coloquial
    que no vale un peso América Latina coloquial
    • The ubiquitous twopenny-halfpenny clerk was everywhere, ever present and ever reliable.
    • It is your little twopenny-halfpenny authors - the sort that would be dear at six for a shilling - that ‘knock off’ things in a few hours.
    • There was good reason behind such ambitions, for ‘if you were a prince with no gun salute, then every twopenny-halfpenny political Agent could come and visit you every three months and ask to see the accounts.
    • Is it ethics - when did it influence your conduct in a twopenny-halfpenny affair between man and man?
    • I intended to convey that our charming host and hostess were superior to the follies of fashion, and preferred leading a simple and wholesome life to gadding about to twopenny-halfpenny tea-drinking afternoons, and living above their incomes.