penny for your thoughts

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈpɛn.i fɔː jɔː ˈθɔːts/, /ˈpɛn.i fəː jəː ˈθɔːts/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈpɛn.i fɔɹ jʊɹ ˈθɑts/, /ˈpɛn.i fɔɹ jʊɹ ˈθɔts/, /ˈpɛn.i fɚ jɚ ˈθɑts/
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Phrase[edit]

a penny for your thoughts

  1. (idiomatic) Used to inquire into the thoughts and feelings of another, especially when the person appears pensive or conflicted.

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