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Definition of Cent

Cent

  1. A hundred; as, ten per cent, the proportion of ten parts in a hundred.
  2. A United States coin, the hundredth part of a dollar, formerly made of copper, now of copper, tin, and zinc.
  3. An old game at cards, supposed to be like piquet; -- so called because 100 points won the game.

Cent Quotations

Ninety percent of selling is conviction, and 10 per cent is persuasion.
Shiv Khera

Ninety per cent of the world's woe comes from people not knowing themselves, their abilities, their frailties, and even their real virtues. Most of us go almost all the way through life as complete strangers to ourselves - so how can we know anyone else?
Sydney J. Harris

It was in Cardiff, and the cast was 60 per cent Welsh-speaking. It's the first time I've walked into a rehearsal room speaking my mother tongue, which in itself was a breath of fresh clean air from the Welsh mountains. Singing Hans Sachs is always a milestone, but I was happy to be part of such an achievement, not personally but as a company.
Bryn Terfel

Real freedom is having nothing. I was freer when I didn't have a cent.
Mike Tyson

You just want something else that someone else has, but that doesn't mean what you have isn't beautiful, because people always want what you have, and you always want what they have - no one is ever 100 per cent like, 'Yes, I'm the bomb dot com - from head to toe!'
Rihanna
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Cent Translations

cent in Afrikaans is sent
cent in Dutch is cent
cent in Finnish is sentti
cent in French is centime
cent in Hungarian is cent
cent in Portuguese is centavo