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Another word for tooth

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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