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Loonie

Informal for the Canadian dollar. The term comes from the picture of the common loon, a Canadian bird, on the reverse of the one-dollar coin. The nickname originated in 1987 with the introduction of this coin. See also: Greenback.
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But the loonies are building a computer website to list all 17,000 members, talk about putting family planning clinics into schools and exposing corrupt councils.
I don't think they are literally loonies, but I think they're a little bit immoderate in their approach.
Opus Dei is either a bunch of good-living Catholic businessmen and women or a shadowy crypto-tory cabal of jackboot-wearing puritannical right-wing loonies bent on taking over the world in league with the Knights Templar - if you read the Da Vinci Code.
Mae'n debyg bod cynnydd aruthrol wedi bod yng ngwerthiant crysau Lloegr gyda `Looney' ar y cefn yn ystod yr wythnosau diwethaf wedi perfformiad hiliol y loonies yn erbyn Twrci yn ddiweddar.
THE Lib Loonies play in Division Four of the Combined Cardiff Clubs League where they have been for the past four or five seasons, writes Syd Skittler.
It will be impossible to win the war on terror if loonies like these two and their like get their way.
It's also much funnier, although it takes a few pages to get used to the thick Scottish dialect author Irvine Welsh employs throughout his story of a group of wordy and profane Edinburgh junkies, street thugs and generic loonies.
COM (OTC BB: RACH), is a full service e-commerce company that manufactures, distributes, and markets eight flavors of Rachel's Gourmet Potato Chips and name brand confectionery products that include Sour Simons, Gummy Guys, and Loonies, Toonies, Y2K and Millennium Chocolate Coins throughout North America and the WorldWideWeb: http://www.
MY favourite part of any Simon Cowell talent show is laughing at the loonies.
The Raving Loonies, incidentally, would easily top the Naughtiness Index, with their policies of permitting motorists to drive over roundabouts when there's nothing about - 'making driving through Milton Keynes much more fun' - and synchronised farting as a future Olympic sport.
Her agent is Mad Cow Girl, a Sunderland nurse who joined the Loonies after becoming increasingly cheesed-off with the state of the health service.
CONGRATULATIONS to The People and its readers for forcing Culture Secretary Tessa Jowell to take action against the loonies who've been dishing out our Lottery money to spurious organisations.