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Definition of ton:

  1. A weight of 20 cwts. or 2, 240 lbs.; in ships, 40 cubic feet. See Tun.
  2. The prevailing fashion; the fashion.

Common misspellings for ton:

t a time, ta home, tahena, tahenaeum.

Ton \ton\

Origin:
Slavic
Details:
Ton as a boy's name is a variant of Anton (German, Slavic).
Meaning:
don, Tony, Toni, Toon, tan.
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This graph shows how "ton" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for ton:

  1. Just as the funeral procession was at its greatest the army planes appeared overhead and started to drop the leaflets by the ton –  by
  2. The hand grenades of 1914 had become bombs weighing three- quarters of a ton the pilot's pocket a mechanically released rack: and aim, assisted by instruments, was becoming fairly accurate. –  by
  3. I changed all over, till even my squirrels and partridges and other friends quit me; once in awhile I got out a ton or two of rock and sold it, but I never worked the mine or opened it up- I couldn't bear to go inside the drift. –  by

Quotes for ton:

  1. Just under the surface I shall be, all together at first, then separate and drift, through all the earth and perhaps in the end through a cliff into the sea, something of me. A ton of worms in an acre, that is a wonderful thought, a ton of worms, I believe it.
  2. Fame hit me like a ton of bricks.
  3. It was very early, and we were still like beta or alpha stage, and so we started receiving a ton of download. The server became overloaded, and that's when I realized that this had a huge market.
  4. On that Sunday morning the first thing that impressed the people who approached the tomb was the unusual position of the one and a half to two ton stone that had been lodged in front of the doorway.
  5. I didn't see a ton of movies growing up.

Rhymes for ton:

  1. bun, done, donne, dun, fun, gun, hun, in, none, nun, one, pun, run, runt, shun, son, stun, sun, tonne, un, won, brun, bunn, mun, brunn, spun, dunn, lunn, gunn, dunne, chun, hyun, jun, yun, lun, hon, kun, grun;
  2. m1, outdone, outrun, rerun, undone, begun, c1, homerun, redone;
  3. overdone;
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