Definitions for the word, tang

(n.) A coarse blackish seaweed (Fuscus nodosus).

(n.) A projecting part of an object by means of which it is secured to a handle, or to some other part; anything resembling a tongue in form or position.

(n.) A sharp, twanging sound; an unpleasant tone; a twang.

(n.) A strong or offensive taste; especially, a taste of something extraneous to the thing itself; as, wine or cider has a tang of the cask.

(n.) Fig.: A sharp, specific flavor or tinge. Cf. Tang a twang.

(n.) The part of a knife, fork, file, or other small instrument, which is inserted into the handle.

(n.) The part of a sword blade to which the handle is fastened.

(n.) The projecting part of the breech of a musket barrel, by which the barrel is secured to the stock.

(n.) The tongue of a buckle.

(v. i.) To make a ringing sound; to ring.

(v. t.) To cause to ring or sound loudly; to ring.

12 words found in the Scrabble word, tang

Scrabble letter values
A is 1 points
B is 3 points
C is 3 points
D is 2 points
E is 1 points
F is 4 points
G is 2 points
H is 4 points
I is 1 points
J is 8 points
K is 5 points
L is 1 points
M is 3 points
N is 1 points
O is 1 points
P is 3 points
Q is 10 points
R is 1 points
S is 1 points
T is 1 points
U is 1 points
V is 4 points
W is 4 points
X is 8 points
Y is 4 points
Z is 10 points Information
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