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Another word for tooth

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Noun
  1. A dental process

  2. A toothlike or tooth-shaped object

      1. The act of projecting or the condition of being projected.
      2. A thing or part that extends outward beyond a prevailing line or surface:
      3. A plan for an anticipated course of action:
      1. The usually short end remaining after something bigger has been used up:
      2. Something cut short or arrested in development:
      3. The part of a check or receipt retained as a record.
      1. A sharp or tapered end:
      2. An object having a sharp or tapered end:
      3. A tapering extension of land projecting into water; a peninsula, cape, or promontory.

Idioms:

    long-in-the-tooth

  1. throw in someone's teeth

Synonym Study

  • Fang refers either to one of the long, sharp teeth with which meat-eating animals tear their prey or to the long, hollow tooth through which poisonous snakes inject their venom
  • Tusk refers to a long, pointed, enlarged tooth projecting outside the mouth in certain animals, as the elephant, wild boar, and walrus, and used for digging or as a weapon
  • Tooth is the general, inclusive word for the hard, bonelike structures in the jaws of most vertebrates used for biting and chewing