Toonerville

adjective
Too·​ner·​ville | \ ˈtünə(r)ˌvil, especially south -vəl \

Definition of Toonerville

: of, relating to, or constituting a rickety or inefficient railroad line even the Toonerville locals are terribly overcrowded, so make your reservations now— T. H. Fielding

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History and Etymology for Toonerville

from the Toonerville (trolley), a rickety trolley car in the comic strip Toonerville Trolley by Fontaine Fox born 1884 American cartoonist

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“Toonerville.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Toonerville. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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