toonie


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toonie

, twonie
Canadian informal a Canadian two-dollar coin
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Some students knew quite well that loonie and toonie referred to coins; however, they were confused about which term referred to a one-dollar coin and which to a two-dollar.
A few people are watching, and a toonie has been joined by loonies.
Augusta was Tiger Toonie - and it was just a little loonie to suggest he could lose there.
At less than a toonie each, the blanks are coming down to a price similar to that of floppies a few years ago.
And although our too-serious-by-half music press will loath them, Toonie, Sponge, Shooter and Buzz (the boys), Puddy and Boop (the girls) should be good for at least one summer of infectiously inane success.
While at the Conference in London, the Assiniboine Branch was presented with a certificate of appreciation from Bonnie Schepers for meeting and exceeding the Toonie Challenge to raise money for this year's Scholarship Fund.
Depicted on the toonie is perhaps one of the most famous Canadian wartime photographs, taken by photographer Claude Dettloff.
My doctoral parchment and a toonie will get me a cup of coffee.
Today, children and youth up to age 24 can join for a toonie.
24 h in a d 24 hours in a day 60 s in a m 60 seconds in a minute 7 d in a w 7 days in a week 100 c in a d 100 cents in a dollar 12 m in a y 12 months in a year 25 c in a q 25 cents in a quarter 60 m in an h 60 minutes in an hour 1000 y in a m 1000 years in a millenium 52 w in a y 52 weeks in a year 5 c in a n 5 cents in a nickel 2 d in a t 2 dollars in a toonie 100 y in a c 100 years in a century 10 c in a d 10 cents in a dime
He shook his head, and a minute later gave a toonie to an old Indian who smelled like beer.
Townsend might have been at his erratic worst in the last two matches but now that John Leslie is back to play big brother and make decisions for him, McGeechan reckons Toonie will be okay.