Definitions

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  • adjective Alternative spelling of tony.

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Examples

  • Then their flannel and worsted pinstripe double-breasted office suiting is the last word in toney men’s wear.

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  • Maybe you can call toney Palo Alto, Calif. with 60,000-plus people "small."

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  • It's the "toney" communities you make fun of that are spreading all this hysteria about the tunnel option, and not L.A.

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  • They might like to interview some of the South Asian, Middle Eastern, and Latin American immigrants, and ask them what "toney" means.

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  • Even Toronto-Danforth or Trinity-Spadina might be casually deemed "toney" these days, through the sheer Stuff White People Like-ness of the Annex, Riverdale, etc.

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  • We’re not what you’d call a toney hangout, and maybe he thought he wouldn’t run into his Wall Street buddies here.

    Isabel’s Bed

  • We’re not what you’d call a toney hangout, and maybe he thought he wouldn’t run into his Wall Street buddies here.

    Isabel’s Bed

  • We’re not what you’d call a toney hangout, and maybe he thought he wouldn’t run into his Wall Street buddies here.

    Isabel’s Bed

  • "toney" green linoleum, and also had a multiplicity of little shelves on which to keep his pipes, tobacco, cigars, and other household gods.

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  • Made Bruno Gerussi a household name ... recall a Video store in the 'toney' section of TO which had a front-of-store display of Canadian Films [the only place you could get 'Going Down the road', Highway 69, Cube,

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