how to pronounce tusk

tʌsk

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meanings of tusk

noun:

  1. A tusk shell.
  2. A projecting member like a tenon, and serving the same or a similar purpose, but composed of several steps, or offsets, called teeth.
  3. A sharp point.
  4. A fish, the torsk (Brosme brosme).
  5. One of a pair of elongated pointed teeth that extend outside the mouth of an animal such as walrus, elephant or wild boar.
  6. The share of a plough.
  7. A small projection on a (tusk) tenon.

verb:

  1. To bare or gnash the teeth.
  2. To gore with the tusks.
  3. To dig up using a tusk, as boars do.

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