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Meaning of TAW

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a large marble used for shooting in the game of marbles
  2. [n]  the 23rd letter of the Hebrew alphabet

TAW is a 3 letter word that starts with T.


 Synonyms: shooter
 See Also: alphabetic character, Aramaic alphabet, Hebraic alphabet, Hebrew alphabet, letter, letter of the alphabet, marble



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Taw\, n.
    Tow. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
  2. \Taw\, v. t. [Cf. {Tew} to tow, {Tow}, v. t.]
    To push; to tug; to tow. [Obs.] --Drayton.
  3. \Taw\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tawed}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    {Tawing}.] [OE. tawen, tewen, AS. t[=a]wian to prepare; cf.
    D. touwen, Goth. t[=e]wa order, taujan to do, and E. tool.
    [root]64. Cf. 1st {Tew}, {Tow} the coarse part of flax.]
    1. To prepare or dress, as hemp, by beating; to tew; hence,
       to beat; to scourge. [Obs.] --Beau. & Fl.
    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
  4. \Taw\, n. [Cf. AS. t[=a]w instrument.]
    1. A large marble to be played with; also, a game at marbles.
    2. A line or mark from which the players begin a game of
       marbles. [Colloq. U. S.]