noun \ˈlü-nē\

: a coin that is worth one Canadian dollar

Full Definition of LOONIE

:  a coin worth one Canadian dollar

Origin of LOONIE

from the image of a loon on the obverse of the coin
First Known Use: 1987

Rhymes with LOONIE


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