Main definitions of sent in English

: sent1sent2

sent1

  • past and past participle of send

Pronunciation:

sent

/sɛnt/

Main definitions of sent in English

: sent1sent2

sent2

noun

  • (until the introduction of the euro in 2011) a monetary unit of Estonia, equal to one hundredth of a kroon.

    • ‘In 2005, environmental fees constituted 4,2 sents/kWh (4% of weighted electricity production price).’
    • ‘The loan was used to carry out monetary reform and stabilise Estonia’s economy, thanks to which the currency — marks and pennies — was converted in 1928 to kroons and sents.’

Origin

Respelling of cent.

Pronunciation:

sent

/sɛnt/