Associations to the word «Tang»


TANG, noun. (obsolete) tongue
TANG, noun. A refreshingly sharp aroma or flavor
TANG, noun. A strong or offensive taste; especially, a taste of something extraneous to the thing itself.
TANG, noun. (figuratively) A sharp, specific flavor or tinge
TANG, noun. A projecting part of an object by means of which it is secured to a handle, or to some other part.
TANG, noun. The part of a knife, fork, file, or other small instrument, which is inserted into the handle
TANG, noun. The projecting part of the breech of a musket barrel, by which the barrel is secured to the stock
TANG, noun. The part of a sword blade to which the handle is fastened
TANG, noun. Anything resembling a tongue in form or position such as the tongue of a buckle.
TANG, noun. A group of saltwater fish from the Acanthuridae family, especially the Zebrasoma genus, also known as the surgeonfish.
TANG, noun. A sharp, twanging sound; an unpleasant tone; a twang
TANG, verb. (dated) (beekeeping) To strike two metal objects together loudly in order to persuade a swarm of honeybees to land so it may be captured by the beekeeper.
TANG, verb. To make a ringing sound; to ring.
TANG, noun. (rare) knotted wrack, Ascophyllum nodosum (coarse blackish seaweed)
TANG, noun. (vulgar slang) The vagina; intercourse with a woman
TANG, proper noun. The imperial dynasty of China which reigned from 618 to 907.
TANG, proper noun. The Turkic dynasty of China which lasted from 923 to 936.
TANG, proper noun. A kingdom in China which existed between 937 and 975.
TANG, proper noun. Any of a number of places in China.
TANG, proper noun. A Chinese surname.
TANG, proper noun. A Cantonese surname.
TANG, proper noun. Any of a number of places, including a village in Iran and a village in Afghanistan.
TANG BAO, noun. Alternative form of tangbao
TANG BAOS, noun. Plural of tang bao
TANG DYNASTY, proper noun. An imperial dynasty of China (618–907)

Dictionary definition

TANG, noun. A tart spicy quality.
TANG, noun. The imperial dynasty of China from 618 to 907.
TANG, noun. The taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth.
TANG, noun. A common rockweed used in preparing kelp and as manure.
TANG, noun. Brown algae seaweed with serrated edges.
TANG, noun. Any of various coarse seaweeds.
TANG, noun. Any of various kelps especially of the genus Laminaria.

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