from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Something used to tighten.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. That which tightens; specifically (Mach.), a tightening pulley.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which tightens, or that which is used for tightening; specifically, in anatomy, a tensor.
  • n. A hearty meal.


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