English version

sou

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsousou /suː/ noun [singular] 🔊 🔊 British English old-fashionedMONEY a very small amount of money 🔊 He didn’t have a sou.
Examples from the Corpus
souHe is wonderfully avaricious, devious and a genius at avoiding parting with even a sou, all to great comic effect.Sometimes he would throw away his francs to the soldiers and go home without a sou.I can hear them telling the architect not to spare a single sou.
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