(also tunny fish)
noun (plural same or tunnies)
A tuna, especially the bluefin.
More example sentences
- During that time he had been the only angler to land a tunny fish by rod and line.
- My grandfather owned a tunny boat that sailed out of Whitby each summer.
mid 16th century: from French thon, via Latin from Greek thunnos.
Definition of tunny in:
- The US English dictionary