Associations to the word «Tooth»

Pictures for the word «Tooth»

Wiktionary

TOOTH, noun. A hard, calcareous structure present in the mouth of many vertebrate animals, generally used for eating.
TOOTH, noun. A sharp projection on the blade of a saw or similar implement.
TOOTH, noun. A projection on the edge of a gear that meshes with similar projections on adjacent gears, or on the circumference of a cog that engages with a chain.
TOOTH, noun. (botany) A pointed projection from the margin of a leaf.
TOOTH, noun. (animation) The rough surface of some kinds of cel or other films that allow better adhesion of artwork.
TOOTH, noun. (figurative) taste; palate
TOOTH, verb. To provide or furnish with teeth.
TOOTH, verb. To indent; to jag.
TOOTH, verb. To lock into each other, like gear wheels.
TOOTH AND NAIL, adverb. (idiomatic) Viciously; with all one's strength or power; without holding back.
TOOTH FAIRIES, noun. Plural of tooth fairy
TOOTH FAIRY, noun. A figure of modern myth said to give children a small amount of money (or sometimes a present) in exchange for a tooth when it falls out of a child's mouth.
TOOTH KEY, noun. A tool used to extract teeth by a motion resembling that of turning a key.
TOOTH MUG, noun. Alternative form of toothmug
TOOTH MUGS, noun. Plural of tooth mug
TOOTH POWDER, noun. A powder for cleaning the teeth; a dentifrice.
TOOTH SHELL, noun. Any of various molluscs, of the class Scaphopoda, that have curved, tapering shells and a spade-like foot
TOOTH SHELLS, noun. Plural of tooth shell
TOOTH SOCKET, noun. (anatomy) A socket in the jaw in which the roots of teeth are held in the alveolar process of maxilla with the periodontal ligament.
TOOTH SOCKETS, noun. Plural of tooth socket

Dictionary definition

TOOTH, noun. Hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense.
TOOTH, noun. Something resembling the tooth of an animal.
TOOTH, noun. Toothlike structure in invertebrates found in the mouth or alimentary canal or on a shell.
TOOTH, noun. A means of enforcement; "the treaty had no teeth in it".
TOOTH, noun. One of a number of uniform projections on a gear.

Wise words

There is no sickness worse for me than words that to be kind must lie.
Aeschylus