A country which is run by the government of another country. Officials and many inhabitants often come from the "mother country".

The mother country is the country that governs the colony.
by Jafje May 10, 2007
I went to Colony last night, it's the best pizza EVER.
by cbamember February 26, 2005
1.adj. Like a colon.
2.v. Group or society.
1.Wow, this food is really colony.
2.Look, a colony of ants
by Holdino July 1, 2005
"THE COLONY" not Colony. Small city near Dallas that has been mistaken many many times as an omish city. Businesses dont last long, the busiest places are the liquor stores and if you went to school at TC High School you are most likely on drugs.
" Where do you live? "
" The Colony. "
" Colony? "
" No, The Colony "
" oh, are you Omish? "
by frachel July 16, 2008
A city in Texas where no one knows how to spell the word Amish.
The Colony cougars can't spell Amish.
by Deadwing November 1, 2009
Somewhat archaic/patronising yet affectionate term used in the UK for the white dominions of Australia, Canada, New Zealand.
I want Australia to do well at the world cup - you've got to support the colonies haven't you?
by Colonialist August 7, 2006