from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Having a noticeable or prominent space between the teeth, especially the upper front teeth.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having gaps in the line of teeth; wanting some of the teeth.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Having conspicuous interstices between the teeth.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective exhibiting a gap between the teeth, especially between the two upper central incisors
  • adjective exhibiting a gap where a tooth is missing, as of a child who has lost a baby tooth, or an adult who has lost a permanent tooth

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective having widely spaced teeth


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