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Meaning of TAW

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  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
 
 Definition: 
  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
       them.
    
    
  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.]
    
    
 

 

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