how to pronounce townie /ˈtaʊniː/
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townie is pronounced in two syllables
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An example use of townie in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
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meanings of townie noun: A person born and raised in an area of Massachusetts who is proud of his or her Irish-American community, culture, and heritage. A chav. A person familiar with the town (urbanised centre of a city) and with going out on the town; a street-wise person. A working-class citizen in a metropolitan area. A person who lives in a city or town, or has an urban outlook. A person living in a university area who is not associated with the university. A person who has moved from a town or city to a rural area. Especially, one who is perceived not to have adopted rural ways. words with pronunciation similar to townie words that rhyme with townie Did this page help you?