1‘the market for ponies is poor and they fetch next to nothing’


very small sum, pittance, trifle, flea-bite, trifling sum, drop in the ocean, insignificant sum, derisory sum, paltry sum

small change, pence

hardly anything, very little, the bare minimum

informal peanuts, chicken feed, piddling amount, shoestring

North American informal chump change

South African informal tickey