Definition of tunny in English:

tunny

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Pronunciation: /ˈtʌni
 
/
(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.

Origin

mid 16th century: from French thon, via Latin from Greek thunnos.

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