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An example use of tom in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… rely on like that Jim Tom right out here …”

meanings of tom


  1. The jack of trumps in the card game gleek.
  2. A lesbian.
  3. The male of the turkey.
  4. The male of certain other animals.
  5. The male of the orangutan.
  6. Prostitutes.
  7. A close-stool.
  8. The male of the domesticated cat.
  9. Jewellery.
  10. A tomato (the fruit).
  11. Clipping of tom-tom.


  1. A diminutive of the male given name Thomas, also used as a formal male given name.
  2. A nickname for the common man.
  3. A large, deep-toned bell, or a particularly notable example of one.


  1. To dig out a hole below the hatch cover of a bulker and fill it with cargo or weights to aid stability.
  2. To act in an obsequiously servile manner toward white authority.

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