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tons n : a large number or amount; "made lots of new friends"; "she amassed a mountain of newspapers" [syn: dozens, heaps, lots, mountain, piles, scores, stacks, loads, rafts, slews, wads, oodles, gobs, scads, lashings]

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English

Pronunciation

Noun

tons
  1. Plural of ton
  2. A lot; a large quantity (of something).
    I have tons of pens, but none of them work.

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Pronunciation

Noun

tons
  1. Plural of ton

Extensive Definition

Tons can refer to:
  • Tons River, a major river in India
  • plural of ton, a unit of force (usually weight)
  • slang: for many of something, "there were a ton of people at the party"

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