Two Bob


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Two Bob

1. slang A 10-pence coin. Typically capitalized. Primarily heard in UK. Grandma gave me a Two Bob for my birthday!
2. slang A 20-cent coin. Primarily heard in Australia. Grandma gave me a two bob for my birthday!
See also: bob, two
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Synthetic tracks aren't worth two bob, they break horses down.
Two Bob Kisses--one from Vermont and one from West Virginia-have resigned their respective legislatures.
Afterwards Brannigan refused to discuss the incident leaving number two Bob Dickson to explain his side's collapse.
It is hoped married dad of two Bob, 56, will be recover for tour dates in January.
Such was their meagre pickings that before the 1951 FA Cup final, their first, the players brought out a brochure "to make a bit of extra jam" and put up trestles in the car park outside the ground to sell them at two bob each.
Mind you, Bart Cummings won't care two bob who wins
But Sullivan said: "Tony Fernandes wanted to buy 51% of the club for two bob.
Fair enough, Godolphin don't want to run in two bob races, but what does tomorrow night's $26million jamboree at Meydan bring to the table?
One passenger was so impressed by the tiny girl's big voice that he offered her two bob (10p) to sing some more.
They've slightly increased it but nothing really you would say - for goodness sake, an increase of about two bob or something.
Those under 40 will not know the joys that could be unleashed by half a dollar, the special chunkiness of a thruppenjny bit, the satisfaction of a two bob bit and the wealth of having half a bar.
He said: "The coat was worth two bob but they charged me pounds 250 to bring it back
The feature-length special is accompanied by a host of extras including animated menus, subtitles, two Bob Christmas games and a photo gallery
Ten runners-up will also receive two Bob the Builder toys: from tri scooters, Drilling Bob, Talk 'n' Learn Muck, Singing Bob, Fun to Learn computer, Sit 'n' Ride scoop, construction playmat and remote control scoop.