(In the UK) a member or supporter of the Conservative Party
Originally: a Tory holding opinions which give a high place to the authority and claims of the established church or state (now historical). Later: an uncompromising, traditionalist, or reactionary Tory or conservative.
An advocate or supporter of a new or revived form of Toryism.
Originally English regional (south-western). Loud or gaudy in colour.
(In Canada) a member of a political group who holds more liberal views than other members
= high Tory.
(1908–96), American ornithologist and artist. Peterson produced his first book for identifying birds in the field in 1934, introducing the concept of illustrating similar birds in similar postures with their differences highlighted. The format of his field guides has become standard in field guides for all groups of animals and plants