noun, plural To·ries, for 1-5.
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Organising even the simplest load to Europe has become an almost impossible task due to the mountain of Tory red tape that was brought in on the 1st of January.Logistics giant DPD pauses U.K. to EU parcel shipments, amid post-Brexit customs chaos|David Meyer|January 8, 2021|Fortune
In WhatsApp group chats, even Londoners who hate Manchester United joked, “Any defender that tackles Rashford is a Tory.”After growing up poor, a Premier League star corners U.K. into feeding its hungry|Amos Barshad|November 30, 2020|Washington Post
Newmark was approached online by “Sophie Wittams,” a blond, flirty, “twentysomething Tory PR girl.”U.K. Tabloid Absurdly Claims ‘Public Interest’ Served in Politician’s Sex Sting|Lizzie Crocker|September 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The map is mostly blue for Tory, after the last national election, when the Conservatives gained.
Of the 59 MPs elected to represent Scotland in the current U.K. Parliament, only one is a Tory.Anarchy for the U.K.? British Leaders Panicking Over Scottish Vote for Independence|Nico Hines|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“A Tory minister stepped out of the shadows to confront me,” Danczuk wrote in The Guardian.Alleged U.K. Parliamentary Pedophile Ring Hushed Up for Decades|Nico Hines|July 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sniffing Tory conspiracies under every Whitehall bed, ours specially?Iran’s Top Spy Is the Modern-Day Karla, John Le Carré’s Villainous Mastermind|Michael Weiss|July 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Well, 'Utchinson done very well; it's a strong Tory seat, is Croydon.
The Tory gentry, who were powerful in all the counties, had special grievances.
At last some ingenious Tory thought of a device by which it might be possible to strike the enemy without wounding friends.
I defend civilisation for the thing it is, for the thing it has come to be, the standpoint of a real old Tory.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
It's a fact that the Tory total figures out much larger than the Liberal Unionist.