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addaword.gifdefinition of tonking

noun
(informal) a heavy defeat
to get/be given a tonking
Submitted from United Kingdom on 06/02/2014 14:29:00
Definition of tonking from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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