Definition of toonie in English:

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toonie

Pronunciation: /ˈto͞onē/

Entry from US English dictionary

(also twoonie)

noun

Canadian informal
The Canadian two-dollar coin.
Example sentences
  • But one Canadian toonie is all you're gonna get.
  • To fit his mood, the December skies rumbled and started to rain, leaving Darien standing outside alone, wet, and fingering the toonie Alison had kicked under his desk in his pocket.
  • Alison noticed that he didn't use the toonie she had given him to pay for his cappuccino but with a five-dollar bill.

Origin

After loonie.

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Syllabification: too·nie

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