Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The penis.
  • n. The tarsus (seven bones in the ankle.)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The male falcon.
  • n. tarsus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A rich silken stuff. Compare tartarine.
  • n. The tarsus.

Etymologies

Old English teors. (Wiktionary)
From French tarse, from Latin tarsus. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • That old unction, MacMurrough thought, by arse or by tarse once more to balm us.

    At Swim, Two Boys

  • And he afterwards quotes from Weitbrecht, [187] who had "observĂ© dans un cas l'absence simultanĂ©e aux deux mains et aux deux pieds, de quelques doigts, de {180} quelques metacarpiens et metatarsiens, enfin de quelques os du carpe et du tarse."

    On the Genesis of Species

  • About Reviewer: Amateur Producer Fan superb intro, classic rhythm beat, i unfortunately have no clue to the original songs but i thought the "nayan tarse" vocals have a bit too much reverb, bring it out a lill, also the beat goes a lill weak when around the vocals, embolden them, great use of effex, quite liked the bassline too man, the "perdesi" vocals for me could be brought into the mix a lot more

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