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Crony Definition

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Other Crony Definition

[n] a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities


brother, buddy, chum, pal, sidekick

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cobber, friend

Misc. Definitions

\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.

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