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token

to·ken

token

 
pronunciation:
to kn
phrases:
by the same token
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a symbol that stands for something larger and greater in value
The gift was a token of our respect for him.
synonyms:
emblem, indication, sign, symbol
similar words:
badge, icon, index
definition 2: a piece of metal or plastic shaped like a coin and used in place of money for a specific and limited purpose.
We bought tokens for the bus and subway.
similar words:
chip, counter, pass, slug
phrase: by the same token
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