Try Our Apps


Avoid these words. Seriously.


[toh-vee] /ˈtoʊ vi/
Sir Donald Francis, 1875–1940, English music scholar. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Tovey
Historical Examples
  • Mr. Tovey 62 has asked me to substitute for a singer who is ill.

    Ladies-In-Waiting Kate Douglas Wiggin
  • But to return to Mr. Tovey and the "mare's-nest" to which we have referred.

    Ephemera Critica John Churton Collins
  • "I didn't blow it," Mr. Tovey was saying in an aggrieved voice.

    Living Alone Stella Benson
  • The special features of Mr. Tovey's edition are as important as they are interesting.

    Ephemera Critica John Churton Collins
  • Mr. Tovey's name is a sufficient guarantee for accurate and scholarly work.

    Ephemera Critica John Churton Collins
  • Mr. Tovey and the Mayor were talking at the foot of the stairs, Mr. Frere was listening sardonically.

    Living Alone Stella Benson
  • Mr. Tovey, still impersonating Delilah in the corner, was approaching the more excitable passages of the song.

    Living Alone Stella Benson
  • Facing these flames stood Miss Ford and Mr. Tovey, hand in hand, each singing a different song very earnestly.

    Living Alone Stella Benson

Word of the Day

Nearby words for tovey

Word Value for Tovey

Scrabble Words With Friends