Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An obsolete or dialectal (Scotch) form of many.
  • n. An obsolete form of money.
  • n. A suffix in some nouns of Latin origin, as in acrimony, ceremony, parsimony, sanctimony, alimony, matrimony, testimony, etc. See etymology. The suffix is not used as an English formative.

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  • Mony Mony by Tommy James and the Shondells. The name Mony was taken from a Mutual of New York billboard.

    February 8, 2008