Definition of Crony. Meaning of Crony. Synonyms of Crony

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Definition of Crony

Crony
Crony Cro"ny (kr?"n?), n.; pl. Cronies (-n?z). [Orig., an old woman. See Crone.] 1. A crone. [Obs.] ``Marry not an old crony.' --Burton. 2. An intimate companion; a familiar frend. [Colloq.] He soon found his former cronies, though all rather the worse for the wear and tear of time. --W. Irving.

Meaning of Crony from wikipedia

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