not a red cent


not a red cent
(not) a red cent American, informal no money at all.

I did all that work for them and they didn't pay me a red cent!

It turns out his paintings aren't worth a red cent.


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  • not one red cent — informal : no money at all I would not pay one red cent for that car. [=I would not pay any money at all for that car] • • • Main Entry: ↑cent not one red cent see ↑cent • • • Main Entry: ↑red …   Useful english dictionary

  • red cent — ☆ red cent n. Informal a cent; penny; trifling amount: esp. in not worth a red cent, not give a red cent, etc …   English World dictionary

  • not worth a red cent — (USA) If something is not worth a red cent, it has no value …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • not worth a red cent — See: NOT WORTH A TINKER S DAMN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • not worth a red cent — See: NOT WORTH A TINKER S DAMN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • red cent — noun something of little value his promise is not worth a damn not worth one red cent not worth shucks • Syn: ↑damn, ↑darn, ↑hoot, ↑shit, ↑shucks, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • not\ worth\ a\ red\ cent — See: not worth a tinker s damn …   Словарь американских идиом

  • (a) red cent — (not) a red cent American, informal no money at all. I did all that work for them and they didn t pay me a red cent! It turns out his paintings aren t worth a red cent …   New idioms dictionary

  • (a) red cent — a red cent mainly american phrase a very small amount of money He said not one red cent of taxpayers’ money had been spent on the construction. Thesaurus: small amounts of moneysynonym Main entry: cent …   Useful english dictionary

  • a red cent — mainly American a very small amount of money He said not one red cent of taxpayers money had been spent on the construction …   English dictionary