Definition of sixpenny:
- "Ship's Company, The Entire Collection", W.W. Jacobs.
Once safely over the presentation, the evening mellowed into frivolity, and it was pretty late before I found myself settled down to whist, at sixpenny points, in the ancient familiar way, while most of the others fell to playing pool in the billiard- room next door.- "Some Experiences of an Irish R.M.", E. OE. Somerville Martin Ross.
- "The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories", Arnold Bennett.