Definition of Taw

1. Noun. The 23rd letter of the Hebrew alphabet.




2. Noun. A large marble used for shooting in the game of marbles.
Exact synonyms: Shooter
Generic synonyms: Marble
Derivative terms: Shoot

Definition of Taw

1. n. Tow.

2. v. t. To push; to tug; to tow.

3. v. t. To prepare or dress, as hemp, by beating; to tew; hence, to beat; to scourge.

4. n. A large marble to be played with; also, a game at marbles.

Definition of Taw

1. Verb. (transitive, obsolete) To prepare. ¹

2. Verb. (transitive) Specifically, to turn (animals’ hide) into leather, usually by soaking it in a certain solution. ¹

3. Noun. (obsolete) Tawed leather. ¹

4. Noun. A favorite marble in the game of marbles. ¹

5. Noun. A line or mark from which the players begin a game of marbles. ¹

6. Noun. ring-taw ¹

7. Noun. (context: square dancing) dance partner ¹

8. Noun. A favorite person; beloved, partner, spouse. ¹

9. Verb. to shoot a marble ¹

10. Noun. The twenty-second and last letter of many Semitic alphabets/abjads (Phoenician, Aramaic, Hebrew, Syriac, Arabic and others). ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Taw

1. to convert into white leather by the application of minerals [v -ED, -ING, -S]

Medical Definition of Taw

1. 1. To prepare or dress, as hemp, by beating; to tew; hence, to beat; to scourge. 2. To dress and prepare, as the skins of sheep, lambs, goats, and kids, for gloves, and the like, by imbuing them with alum, salt, and other agents, for softening and bleaching them. Origin: OE. Tawen, tewen, AS. Tawian to prepare; cf. D. Touwen, Goth. Tewa order, taujan to do, and E. Tool. 64. Cf. 1st Tew, Tow the coarse part of flax. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Taw

taverning
tavernings
tavernkeeper
tavernkeepers
tavernkeeping
tavernman
tavernmen
taverns
tavers
tavert
tavla
tavlas
tavorite
tavs
tavy
taw (current term)
tawa
tawaf
tawafs
tawara
tawas
tawdrier
tawdries
tawdriest
tawdrily
tawdriness
tawdrinesses
tawdry
tawdry lace
tawed

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