tony

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Etymology 1[edit]

tone (to utter with an affected tone) +‎ -y

Adjective[edit]

tony (comparative tonier, superlative toniest)

  1. Stylish, high-toned, upscale.
    They found a tony location for the new store.

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Etymology 2[edit]

From the name Tony.

Noun[edit]

tony (plural tonies)

  1. (archaic) A simpleton.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of L'Estrange to this entry?)
    • Dryden
      A pattern and companion fit / For all the keeping tonies of the pit.

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Noun[edit]

tony

  1. genitive singular of tona
  2. nominative plural of tona
  3. accusative plural of tona
  4. vocative plural of tona