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ton-up Line breaks: ton-up
Pronunciation: /ˈtʌnʌp/

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Definition of ton-up in English:


[attributive] British informal
1(Of a person) fond of travelling at high speed.
2Achieving a score of 100 or more: Derby’s ton-up striker

Words that rhyme with ton-up

run-up, sun-up

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