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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They had to do that because the prize-money in the UK isn't worth two bob."
"They would come back with carrier bags full of them and we would sell them We got two bob for those hankies."
Martin O'Neill is not into wasting two bob on players, so if he was willing to pay pounds 12million for one then that tells you what he thinks of James Milner - which is the same as a lot of other people in the game think of him.
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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.
Two shillings was a florin or two bob, a 10 shilling note was half a bar or 10 bob.
With their purses brimming with two bob treasure, This was to be a good day filled with pleasure.
Mind you, Bart Cummings won't care two bob who wins!
Hammers chairman Sullivan later added: "Tony Fernandes wanted to buy 51% of the club for two bob.
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?
THIS time last year few would have given two bob for Gary Caldwell's chances of still being a Celtic fixture 1 2 months on.
"They've slightly increased it but nothing really you would say - for goodness sake, an increase of about two bob or something.
The feature-length special is accompanied by a host of extras including animated menus, subtitles, two Bob Christmas games and a photo gallery!