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Definition of Tory noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

Tory

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈtɔri//
 
(pl. Tories) (Canadian English) (informal)
 
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a member or supporter of the Conservative party The Tories (= the Tory party) lost the election.
Tory adjective [usually before noun]
 
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the Tory party Tory policies
NAmE//ˈtɔriˌɪzəm//
 
noun [uncountable]