Sentence Examples


  • SHILLING, an English silver coin of the value of twelve pence.
  • We do not mean that nine pennies when added to eleven pennies produce a shilling and eight pennies.
  • Profane cursing and swearing is made punishable by the Profane Oaths Act 1745, which directs the offender to be brought before a justice of the peace, and fined five shillings, two shillings or one shilling, according as he is a gentleman, below the rank of gentleman, or a common labourer, soldier, &c.
  • In 1877 the Transvaal one-pound notes were valued at one shilling cash.
  • To one shilling per line of 22 ideographs (about nine words).