tongue

  • 181tongue-lashing — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms tongue lashing : singular tongue lashing plural tongue lashings informal an occasion when you speak angrily to someone because they have done something wrong …

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  • 182tongue-kiss — /ˈtʌŋ kɪs/ (say tung kis) verb (i) 1. to participate in a tongue kiss. –verb (t) 2. to kiss (someone) in this manner. –tongue kisser, noun –tongue kissing, noun …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 183Tongue, Ruth — (1898 1981)    A problematic figure. Though belonging to the gentry class and educated in music and drama, she was passionately attached to country life and believed herself to have a special rapport with the craftsmen and labourers of Somerset,… …

    A Dictionary of English folklore

  • 184tongue fishes — kairiaakiai jūrų liežuviai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas šeima apibrėžtis Atlanto, Indijos ir Ramiojo vandenynų atogrąžų ir paatogrąžio platumų šelfai. Yra gėlavandenių rūšių. 3 gentys, tongue fishes100 rūšių. Kūno ilgis – …

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  • 185tongue soles — kairiaakiai jūrų liežuviai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas šeima apibrėžtis Atlanto, Indijos ir Ramiojo vandenynų atogrąžų ir paatogrąžio platumų šelfai. Yra gėlavandenių rūšių. 3 gentys, tongue soles100 rūšių. Kūno ilgis –… …

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  • 186tongue oil — AND tongue loosener n. iquor. □ She had a little too much tongue oil and was telling all about everybody. □ Barlowe poured the pigeon another shot of tongue loosener …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 187tongue cancer — Cancer that begins in the tongue. When the cancer begins in the front two thirds of the tongue, it is considered to be a type of oral cavity cancer; when the cancer begins in the back third of the tongue, it is considered to be a type of… …

    English dictionary of cancer terms

  • 188tongue-lash — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ verb Etymology: back formation from tongue lashing : chide, reprove Synonyms: see scold * * * tongue lashing, n. /tung lash /, v.t., v.i. to s …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 189tongue and groove — noun Date: 1860 a joint made by a tongue on one edge of a board fitting into a corresponding groove on the edge of another board • tongue and groove adjective …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 190tongue-lash — verb Etymology: back formation from tongue lashing Date: 1856 chide, scold • tongue lashing noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 191tongue-tie — I. transitive verb Etymology: back formation from tongue tied Date: 1555 to deprive of speech or the power of distinct articulation II. noun Date: circa 1852 limited mobility of the tongue due to a short frenulum connecting its underside to the… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 192Tongue River (Montana) — The Tongue River is a tributary of the Yellowstone, approximately 265 mi (426 km) long, in the U.S. states of Wyoming and Montana.It rises along the northern slope of the Bighorn Mountains in north central Wyoming and flows northeast, past the… …

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  • 193Tongue of the Ocean — The Tongue of the Ocean is the name of a deep oceanic trench in the Bahamas separating the islands of Andros and New Providence. The depth of the water drops from roughly 115 feet along Andros east offshore barrier reef to over 6,000 ft, and the… …

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  • 194Tongue split — Une jeune femme avec une langue de serpent La langue de serpent[1], encore appelée tongue split par anglicisme (littéralement « langue fendue »), est une modification corporelle visant à séparer verticalement la partie antérieur de la …

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  • 195tongue depressor — a broad, thin piece of wood used by doctors to hold down the patient s tongue during an examination of the mouth and throat. Also called tongue blade. [1870 75] * * * …

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  • 196tongue-tied — /tung tuyd /, adj. 1. unable to speak, as from shyness, embarrassment, or surprise. 2. affected with tongue tie. [1520 30; TONGUE + TIED] * * * …

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  • 197tongue twister — a word or sequence of words difficult to pronounce, esp. rapidly, because of alliteration or a slight variation of consonant sounds, as She sells seashells by the seashore. [1895 1900] * * * ▪ speech       word or group of words made difficult to …

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  • 198tongue depressor — noun a) A long, narrow, smooth piece of wood designed to depress the tongue, to allow for examination of the rear of the oral cavity. b) Any device used to depress the tongue …

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  • 199Tongue toast — Lengua de ternera y huevo revuelto. La tongue toast (en inglés ‘tostada de lengua’) es un sándwich abierto hecho con lengua de ternera salteada y huevos revueltos.[1] …

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  • 200tongue-tied — ADJ GRADED: usu v link ADJ If someone is tongue tied, they are unable to say anything because they feel shy or nervous. In their presence I became self conscious and tongue tied …

    English dictionary