tang

You are here

tang
  • noun
    A strong taste, flavour, or smell. (the clean salty tang of the sea)
    The projection on the blade of a tool such as a knife, by which the blade is held firmly in the handle. (a full tang is used for strength)
  • noun
    A tanging sound.
    verb
    Make a loud ringing or clanging sound. (the bronze bell tangs)
  • noun
    A surgeonfish which occurs around reefs and rocky areas, where it browses on algae.

About

We are dedicated to creating and providing free, high-quality English language learning resources.