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Etymology 1Edit

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

AdjectiveEdit

tony (comparative tonier, superlative toniest)

  1. Stylish, high-toned, upscale.
    • 2017, David Friend, The Naughty Nineties:
      My host gained national notoriety after her high-profile arrest in 1993 on charges connected with running L.A.'s toniest prostitution ring.

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Etymology 2Edit

From the name Tony.

NounEdit

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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NounEdit

tony

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