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Meaning of "Tunney" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TUNNEY

Tunney  [ˈtʌnɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TUNNEY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Tunney is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES TUNNEY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Tunney

Tunney may refer to: ▪ Tunney, Western Australia Tunney is also a surname of Irish origin, and may refer to: ▪ Frank Tunney, Canadian wrestling executive ▪ Gene Tunney, American professional boxer; world heavyweight champion 1926–28 ▪ Jack Tunney, Canadian wrestling promoter ▪ James Tunney , Canadian farmer and politician from Ontario; served one term in the Senate of Canada ▪ James Tunney , Irish politician; served for seven terms in Seanad Éireann and one term in Dáil Éireann ▪ Jim Tunney , American football referee ▪ Jim Tunney , Irish politician; TD for Dublin North West 1969–92; Lord Mayor of Dublin 1984–85 ▪ John V. Tunney, American politician from California; U.S. senator 1971–77; son of Gene Tunney ▪ Paddy Tunney, Irish singer, songwriter, and poet ▪ Rebecca Tunney, Olympic gymnast ▪ Robin Tunney, American stage, film, and television actress ▪ Thomas M. Tunney, American politician; alderman of the Chicago City Council since 2003...

Definition of Tunney in the English dictionary

The definition of Tunney in the dictionary is Gene, original name James Joseph Tunney. 1897–1978, US boxer; world heavyweight champion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TUNNEY


Ballymoney
ˌbælɪˈmʌnɪ
bunny
ˈbʌnɪ
dunny
ˈdʌnɪ
funny
ˈfʌnɪ
gunny
ˈɡʌnɪ
honey
ˈhʌnɪ
money
ˈmʌnɪ
old-money
əʊld ˈmʌnɪ
punny
ˈpʌnɪ
runny
ˈrʌnɪ
sonny
ˈsʌnɪ
Sunni
ˈsʌnɪ
sunny
ˈsʌnɪ
tannie
ˈtʌnɪ
tunny
ˈtʌnɪ
unfunny
ʌnˈfʌnɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TUNNEY

Tunis
Tunisia
Tunisian

WORDS THAT END LIKE TUNNEY

attorney
barney
bread and honey
Disney
Finney
gynney
journey
kidney
linney
McCartney
on the money
paper money
Penney
Rodney
shinney
Sidney
spinney
Swinney
Sydney
Whitney

Synonyms and antonyms of Tunney in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Tunney» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TUNNEY

Find out the translation of Tunney to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Tunney from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Tunney» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

滕尼
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Tunney
570 millions of speakers

English

Tunney
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ट्यूनी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

توني
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Танни
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Tunney
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

টানি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Tunney
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tunney
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Tunney
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

タニー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

투니
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tunney
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Tunney
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

டன்னி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ट्यूनी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Tunney
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Tunney
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Tunney
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Танни
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Tunney
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Tunney
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Tunney
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Tunney
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Tunney
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Tunney

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TUNNEY»

The term «Tunney» is regularly used and occupies the 71.548 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TUNNEY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Tunney

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TUNNEY»

Discover the use of Tunney in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Tunney and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Tunney: Boxing's Brainiest Champ and His Upset of the Great ...
From the Hardcover edition.
Jack Cavanaugh, 2009
2
Flan
The Original Post-Apocalyptic Road Novel
Stephen Tunney, 1992
3
The Fearless Harry Greb: Biography of a Tragic Hero of Boxing
right to Tunney's chin and followed it up with two lefts, while Tunney was still landing effective body punches. Greb landed a lot more in this round, but there wasn't much steam behind them. In the seventh round Greb landed two rights to the ...
Bill Paxton, 2009
4
The Merger Review Process: A Step-by-step Guide to Federal ...
In addition, with its minimum sixty-day public comment period, the Tunney Act affects the timetable for implementing any consent order. a. The Tunney Act: A Tool for Disclosure The Tunney Act is a prophylactic measure designed to ensure that ...
Ilene Knable Gotts, 2001
5
The Chicago Sports Reader: 100 Years of Sports in the Windy City
Timekeeper Paul Beeler was on his feet counting Tunney out and Hype Igoe of the New York Journal was counting with him. McNamee's voice fell silent. There was confusion in the ring and pandemonium around it. Fleischer had picked up ...
Steven A. Riess, Gerald R. Gems, 2009
6
Tex Rickard: Boxing's Greatest Promoter
Most of Tunney's blows were either blocked or sail over Dempsey's head as he bobbed and weaved. In the middle of round two, Dempsey threw a right over Tunney's left lead that rocked Tunney. But Dempsey did not have the snap to follow ...
Colleen Aycock, Mark Scott, 2012
7
Encyclopedia of Ethnicity and Sports in the United States
468 TUNNEY, JAMES JOSEPH ("Gene") McDermott, "The Unseen Side of Lee Trevino," Sports Illustrated 54 (15 June 1981): 74-79, 85, 87-88. Richard V. McGehee TUNNEY, JAMES JOSEPH ("Gene") (25 May 1898, New York City-7 ...
George B. Kirsch, Othello Harris, Claire Elaine Nolte, 2000
8
Making the Irish American: History and Heritage of the Irish ...
Indeed, while Tunney was equally successful as Dempsey in the ring, his relative lack of popularity demonstrated how skill was superseded by persona when it came to the hearts of the American sports fan. Born in 1897 in New York City to ...
Joseph Lee, Marion R. Casey, 2006
9
The Boxing Register: International Boxing Hall of Fame ...
blood from 40 seconds into the first round; Greb soon reopened scars on Tunney's forehead. The lighter, faster, more experienced Greb overwhelmed the " Fighting Marine" and took the fifteen-round decision. Although he was denied a chance ...
James B. Roberts, Alexander G. Skutt, 2006
10
Congress and the Cold War
Tunney praised Taft's warnings against giving "the military adventurists what they wanted," since the policy "has gotten us repressive right wing dictatorships as allies all over the world."104 To rebut Tunney, administration supporters called for ...
Robert David Johnson, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TUNNEY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Tunney is used in the context of the following news items.
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Shane Tunney murder: Teenager from Norton bailed in connection …
A teenager arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the death of Shane Tunney has been released on bail. The 16-year-old boy from Norton was ... «Gazette Live, Jul 15»
2
Shane Tunney murder: Man who died after gang beating had …
A man who died a month after being beaten by a gang of youths in the street turned down an offer to escape so he could help his friend. Shane Tunney and pal ... «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»
3
The Craft Remake in the Works From Sony: Details
Directed by Andrew Fleming, the film starred Robin Tunney, Fairuza Balk, Rachel True, and Neve Campbell, among others. Neve Campbell, Rachel True, ... «Us Magazine, May 15»
4
'The Mentalist's' Robin Tunney and Bruno Heller on the 'Real …
Yahoo TV spoke to series star Robin Tunney and Mentalist creator Bruno Heller about the ending of the show. Since production wrapped back in December, ... «Yahoo TV, Feb 15»
5
First look: 'The Mentalist' wedding
For The Mentalist's Patrick Jane (Simon Baker), Teresa Lisbon (Robin Tunney) has gone from colleague to fiancée. The couple, in a photo exclusive to USA ... «USA TODAY, Feb 15»
6
Mega Buzz: Will The Mentalist's Series Finale Be a Happy Ending?
And will Jane move toward the light with longtime partner Lisbon (Robin Tunney) by his side? "We want to give the fans a great ending -- something that's worthy ... «TV Guide, Feb 15»
7
Who Died on The Mentalist? Victim and Show Boss Speak Out
... to walk away from police work entirely. But will Lisbon (Robin Tunney) join him? Mentalist's final season promises an "unconventional" Lisbon/Jane romance. «TV Guide, Feb 15»
8
The Mentalist's Final Season: Get Ready for an Unconventional …
First, there's no will-they-or-won't-they tension between Patrick Jane (Simon Baker) and Teresa Lisbon (Robin Tunney) to grapple with, after that steamy kiss in ... «TV Guide, Nov 14»
9
Seaside Park man killed in Tunney Bridge crash
TOMS RIVER – An 83-year-old man died Sunday afternoon from injuries sustained in a car crash near the crest of the J. Stanley Tunney Bridge Sunday ... «Asbury Park Press, Jul 14»
10
Alderman Tunney Open To Moving Pride Parade Downtown
(CBS) — Alderman Tom Tunney, whose 44th ward includes Boystown and the route of the Pride Parade, says he is open to the possibility of moving the parade ... «CBS Local, Jun 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Tunney [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/tunney>. Jul 2020 ».
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