- A unit of value equal to one hundredth of a dollar or euro, for example.
- A unit of monetary value used in various countries.
- A unit of currency used in various countries.
Middle english, from old french, from latin centum hundred.
- A nickel is worth five cents.
- He received a raise, bringing his hourly wage up to ten cents an hour.
- The candy bar cost seventy-five cents.
- She received a refund of one cent.
- The cent symbol is commonly used to represent monetary values.