noun, plural tol·lies.British Slang.
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Origin of tolly
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Example sentences from the Web for tolly
In fact, she really adored the idea of helping me help Peter, and seemed to forget her anger at Tolly with a beautiful spirit.
In reply to this Tolly ran nimbly over the plank bridge like a tight-rope dancer.Twice Bought|R.M. Ballantyne
Well, well, it's all past and gone now; but I was very fond of Tolly Hackett, and she was of me.Charles O'Malley, The Irish Dragoon, Volume 1 (of 2)|Charles Lever
Father was so mad he took off his coat, and he and Tolly split wood enough for the big fireplace to last until midsummer.
"Tolly," as I learned afterwards, was the cant name by which king's officers were known to the buccaneers.Humphrey Bold|Herbert Strang