Definitions

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  • adj. Belonging to thon, their (singular). Gender-neutral third-person singular possessive adjective, coordinate with his and her.

Etymologies

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thon + 's

Examples

  • Tweet me: Amount raised by fundraising "thons" fell by 7. 6% due to the economy, says Run Walk Ride.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • (3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) Dallas, TX - March 4, 2010 - Exercising for a good cause retained its popularity in 2009, but the amount raised by people running, walking or cycling in "thons" fell by 7. 6% due to the economic downturn, according to the Run Walk Ride Fundraising Council, the leading authority on athletic event fundraising.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • Meanwhile, the ever-growing movement includes tens of thousands of tiny "thons," collecting for schools, hospitals and homeless shelters.

    Cashathon: The Rise of Charity Races

  • Another campaign highlight occurs on May 7th when Rogers Media radio stations across Canada will broadcast live radio-thons to share survivors' stories, raise awareness of the issue and encourage listeners to donate.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • The PMC stands apart from other charity "a-thons" because its 'fundraising model is the most efficient in the nation, and because over 250,000 riders, volunteers, sponsors and staff enthusiastically share responsibility for making it happen each year.

    Michelle Cote: Social Return on Investment Remains Strong Despite Lagging Economy

  • Soon come the depredations of the bake sales, the magazine-a-thons, bike-a-thons, jump-rope-a-thons, the selling of pizza kits and geraniums and jewelry.

    Little Lomans

  • And any visiting thons from other principalities can have a look at them too.

    A Canticle for Leibowitz

  • Some of Grim Hagen's men snared Maya with their thons.

    Hunters Out of Space

  • Great League Tests though and always more entertaining than kick a thons.

    NEWS.com.au | Top Stories

  • "Due to the economic downturn many people had to reduce the amount they gave to friends or colleagues participating in thons," he said.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

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