tongue

phonetic symbol: / tʌ́ŋ / 

tongue - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ metal striker that hangs inside a bell and makes a sound by hitting the side
clapper

[ noun ]
■ the flap of material under the laces of a shoe or boot

[ noun ]
■ a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity
clapper , glossa , lingua

[ noun ]
■ a human written or spoken language used by a community
■ opposed to e.g. a computer language
natural language

[ noun ]
■ a manner of speaking
e.g.)
・he spoke with a thick tongue
・she has a glib tongue

[ noun ]
■ the tongue of certain animals used as meat

[ noun ]
■ a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea
spit

[ noun ]
■ any long thin projection that is transient
e.g.)
・tongues of flame licked at the walls
knife

[ verb ]
■ lick or explore with the tongue

[ verb ]
■ articulate by tonguing, as when playing wind instruments

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