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ˈtɒm itom·my

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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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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    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. Dusty Baker:

    We’re going to try to figure out how to keep him healthy, how much his workload is — this new and improved Verlander versus the excellent Verlander of the past, also, I was there when Orel Hershiser had his Tommy John, and how good he was after Tommy John. And I was actually there with the real Tommy John.

  2. Robert Stevens:

    I don’t think we’re right wing, we’re certainly ain’t left but we just want what’s right and I think Tommy Robinson represents everything what’s right about just working class people speaking up to all the wrongs and that.

  3. John Daly:

    Herm Edwards's just the most positive human being in the world, no matter what happens, everything's positive. Me and( fellow player) Tommy Gainey were talking about it. We would like to go see him speak somewhere, just to get fired up.

  4. Tommy Boy:

    Richard Okay... seatbelts. Just put the little thing into the big thing and... I tell ya what. If you don't know how to fasten your seatbelt, just raise your hand and I'll have Tommy Boy here come back there and hit you in the head with a tack hammer because you're a RETARD

  5. Rory McIlroy:

    Tommy Fleetwood and Hovland can come back from 6-2.

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