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1.
A Group. People of a common interest doing something together.
Your mom has cronies on her feet, or Look at all the trifling runescape Cronies
by Jake Ive August 30, 2006
 
2.
A. a crook who works for a boss. a low level mobster or henchmen usually old and experienced.
B. Used in England for meaning someone who is old and especially ugly known to carry canes. for waving at ppl and hitting them.
A. See that crony over there, he's gonna come over here with that golf club and make a hole in one on your head unless u pay me now.
B: That old crony was so mad she waved his cane in my face and told me to fuck off...Well i took her cane and went upside her head.
by Dv8umofo October 27, 2009
 
3.
Two or more friends who constantly hang around you.
Like a ballsack.
These friends typically smell bad/look dirty all the time.
Preppy guy at school: "Look at John. Always hanging with his cronies."

John: "They're hanging with ME."
by Miley Wilson March 08, 2014