Long-tongue Long"-tongue`, n. (Zo["o]l.) The wryneck. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • long tongue — adj. talking a lot, garrulous, chatty …   English contemporary dictionary

  • long tongue — noun 1. : wryneck 2. dialect : gossip …   Useful english dictionary

  • long-tongue — …   Useful english dictionary

  • have a long tongue — have a tendency to talk too much about things which are not one s business …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Long-tongued — a. 1. Having a long tongue. [1913 Webster] 2. Talkative; babbling; loquacious. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • long-tongued bat — long tongued bat, a leaf nosed bat with a long pointed snout and a long tongue, that feeds on pollen and nectar and is found in southeastern Asia and the Pacific islands …   Useful english dictionary

  • long — 1. adj., n., & adv. adj. (longer; longest) 1 measuring much from end to end in space or time; not soon traversed or finished (a long line; a long journey; a long time ago). 2 (following a measurement) in length or duration (2 metres long; the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tongue lashing — noun A verbal rebuke, often severe. The coach was so upset with his team after they lost that he gave them an hour long tongue lashing. Syn: castigation, scolding …   Wiktionary

  • long tongued — adj. talkative, loquacious; talking too much about private or confidential matters; having a long tongue …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Tongue cleaner — Tongue scraper …   Wikipedia

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