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Tony

Tom Mix’s “Wonder Horse.” [Radio: “Tom Mix” in Buxton, 241–242]
See: Horse

Tony (Antoinette Perry Award)

presented annually for outstanding work in the Broadway theater. [Am. Hist.: Misc.]
See: Prize
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And even the tonier salons have seen the recession eat into sales, Slosberg said.
In the first book of the Gossip Girl series, by Cecily yon Ziegesar, now a TV show, about school kids in New York's tonier neighborhoods, there's a passing reference to "the sloppy Irish maid, Esther.
Jennings, the rich widow of a man who had done very well in trade, invites Elinor and Marianne to her home on Berkeley Street near Portman Square (not to be confused with the tonier Berkeley Street off Berkeley Square), she is opening up for them a vast array of social experiences, especially in terms of the invitations they receive to visit the grand houses of their relations and their relatives' friends.
Salem's pride in her tight-knit community was shared by dozens of her neighbors who gathered Sunday for a rally and group photo as part of an ongoing effort to break away from Van Nuys and join the tonier Sherman Oaks district.
And at the tonier end, a home line from designer Norma Kamali is also set to bow at Wal-Mart.
39) After the success of the civil rights movement, those folks could and did move to the suburbs and other tonier locations.
Target's tonier image has fueled a class distinction that leads some shoppers to avoid Wal-Mart.
Emilion "satellites" and Lalande de Pomerol, for example, produce quality Merlot-based wines on par with those of their tonier neighbors, but without the high prices.
Tonier stores came to rely more on fully recessed equipment, which completely conceals the light source.
Flanking the port to the south is the larger, tonier Long Beach, a city of 430,000 with palm-tree-lined avenues of office buildings and a thriving waterfront.
All the best restaurants hunker behind iron gates with armed guards in the tonier neighborhoods of Wazir Akbar Khan and Shar-e-Naw.
Some people suggested "filbert" refers to the tree and "hazelnut" to the product, while others said "filbert" was just a tonier way of referring to the nut.