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1.
To understand what a poor person has to say.
I was talking to this homeless guy with no teeth yesterday...

Oh really? Did you understand him?

Oh yeah, he makes cents.
by Dishonestfern March 25, 2011
 
2.
Something that makes economic sense.
Buying all of our clothes now while the store has the 50% off sale makes cents.
by badger-packer backer December 08, 2010