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Wiktionary

  1. Tommynoun

    Tommy Atkins; a typical private in the British army; a British soldier.

  2. Tommynoun

    A diminutive of the male given name Thomas.

    Etymology: Tom +‎ -y

  3. Tommynoun

    A diminutive of the female given name Thomasina.

    Etymology: Tom +‎ -y

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tommynoun

    bread, -- generally a penny roll; the supply of food carried by workmen as their daily allowance

  2. Tommynoun

    a truck, or barter; the exchange of labor for goods, not money

Freebase

  1. Tommy

    Tommy is the fourth album by English rock band The Who, released by Track Records and Polydor Records in the UK and Decca Records/MCA in the US. A double album telling a loose story about a "deaf, dumb and blind kid", Tommy was the first musical work to be billed overtly as a rock opera. Released in 1969, the album was mostly composed by Pete Townshend. In 1998, it was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame for "historical, artistic and significant value". It has sold over 20 million copies worldwide.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tommy

    tom′i, n. a penny roll, bread, provisions: the system of giving food as part wages.—v.t. to oppress by the tommy or truck-system.—ns. Tomm′y-shop, a truck-shop; Tom′-nod′dy, the puffin or sea-parrot: a fool.—Tommy Atkins, or Tomm′y, a generic name for the English private soldier.—Soft tommy, soft bread, as opposed to hard tack or sea-biscuit.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Tommy' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4687

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tommy in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tommy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Tommy in a Sentence

  1. James Franco:

    With Tommy Wiseau cult-classic movie, people expected us to make a broad comedy where we make fun of Tommy Wiseau, but the more real we played it, the funnier and heartfelt it was -- that's the tone we want for this one as well.

  2. Tommy Boy:

    Tommy Did you hear I graduated Richard Yeah and just a shade under a decade. All right. Tommy You know a lot of people go to college for seven years. Richard I know, they're called doctors.

  3. Heather Mack:

    Whether there are other people besides Tommy Schaefer who entered the room 317?

  4. Brady Sr.:

    Tommy is extraordinarily appreciative of everything that happened during his New England career, and he’s more than happy that he’s moved on because it was pretty obvious that the Patriot regime felt that it was time for him to move on.

  5. Josh Lowell with Big:

    He still has 1,500 feet of hard, scary climbing ahead, but mentally he is feeling really confident right now, and incredibly excited. (Jorgeson) is extremely close to completing pitch 15, one of the hardest. (Tuesday) he will try to complete it and catch up to Tommy so they can continue forging ahead.

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