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- adj. Resembling a tongue
- adj. Used in compounds such as sharp-tongued to indicate a particular manner of speaking.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of tongue.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having a tongue.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Possessed of a tongue; provided or furnished with a tongue, in any sense of that word: used chiefly in composition.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. provided with or resembling a tongue; often used in combination
- adj. having a manner of speaking as specified; often used in combination
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When the boy had torn the steaming carcass across and cooled it, Jerry's meal began; nor did the meal cease till the last sliver of meat had been stripped and tongued from the bones and the bones crunched and crackled to fragments and swallowed.
When the boy had torn the steaming carcass across and cooled it, Jerry’s meal began; nor did the meal cease till the last sliver of meat had been stripped and tongued from the bones and the bones crunched and crackled to fragments and swallowed.
It is the noise the attempt would make in the world that would breed the subsequent attempts, by unsettling the rickety minds of men who envy the criminal his vast notoriety -- his obscure name tongued by stupendous
This tank should be "tongued" and dressed with red lead, or lined with zinc, to render it waterproof.
Practical Taxidermy A manual of instruction to the amateur in collecting, preserving, and setting up natural history specimens of all kinds. To which is added a chapter upon the pictorial arrangement of museums. With additional instructions in modelling and artistic taxidermy.
 The first travelling boat, which was built by way of experiment, was planked differently from these two; the planks, which were of half-inch oak, being ingeniously "tongued" together with copper, in order to save the necessity of caulking in case of the wood shrinking.
I have a little more sharp-tongued arguments in my motions than is thought wise by some.
Then the Gods of the Market tumbled, and their smooth-tongued wizards withdrew
Got anything sharp-tongued to say about that, Mr Cleese?
[F] rom the start, she was ferociously tart-tongued.
From the start, she was also ferociously tart-tongued. ...