What does the word tory mean?

Usage examples for tory

  1. See how he swaggers and struts- he looks very like the Pharisee's head, on old Coming Sir, honest Dick Tipple's sign, I think- No, now I look at him good, he's the very moral of our Tory. – The Politician Out-Witted by Samuel Low
  2. At about ten A. M. there came in a Tory, he knowing some of us seemed much troubled. – American Prisoners of the Revolution by Danske Dandridge