give (one's) two cents

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give (one's) two cents

To share one's opinion or point of view for whatever it may be worth, generally when it is unasked for. I find Jeff's husband a bit trying at times. He always insists on giving his two cents whether we want his opinion or not! If I can just give my two cents, I think the staff would really appreciate a bump in their pay.
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I cannot tell you how many times I would pause the show to give my two cents," she told the (http://rapidcityjournal.
AFTER reading Tony Blair's letter (GDN, October 17), on "how speed cameras could not only generate revenue but also keep the roads safe", I was inspired to give my two cents worth concerning other traffic violations that are the mainstay of Bahrain roads.
I give my two cents but then I always get him to go see (athletic trainer) John (Shearer).
So I was in no position to give my two cents, in no position to try to tell another Brother how to console his child, who was distraught after coming in third place during an ice-skating competition
I wanted to give my two cents worth about four KMOX radio on-the-air personalities.
I have always been one to leap in and give my two cents.