Tasselling
Tassel Tas"sel, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Tasseled}or {Tasselled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tasseling} or {Tasselling}.] To put forth a tassel or flower; as, maize tassels. [1913 Webster]

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  • tasselling — tas·sel || tæsl n. fringe; fringed garment worn by observant Jews v. fringe, make a fringed garment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tasselling — tassˈelling noun • • • Main Entry: ↑tassel …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tassel — Tas sel, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Tasseled}or {Tasselled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tasseling} or {Tasselling}.] To put forth a tassel or flower; as, maize tassels. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tasseled — Tassel Tas sel, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Tasseled}or {Tasselled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tasseling} or {Tasselling}.] To put forth a tassel or flower; as, maize tassels. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tasseling — Tassel Tas sel, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Tasseled}or {Tasselled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tasseling} or {Tasselling}.] To put forth a tassel or flower; as, maize tassels. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tasselled — Tassel Tas sel, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Tasseled}or {Tasselled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tasseling} or {Tasselling}.] To put forth a tassel or flower; as, maize tassels. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tassel — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, clasp, tassel, from Anglo French, from Vulgar Latin *tassellus, alteration of Latin taxillus small die; akin to Latin talus anklebone, die Date: 14th century 1. a dangling ornament made by laying parallel a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tassel — tasseler; esp. Brit., tasseller, n. tasselly; esp. Brit., tasselly, adj. /tas euhl/, n., v., tasseled, tasseling or (esp. Brit.) tasselled, tasselling. n. 1. a pendent ornament consisting commonly of a bunch of threads, small cords, or other… …   Universalium

  • tassel — tassel1 noun 1》 a tuft of hanging threads, knotted together at one end and used for decoration in soft furnishing and clothing. 2》 the tufted head of some plants, especially a flower head with prominent stamens at the top of a maize stalk. verb… …   English new terms dictionary

  • tassel — /ˈtæsəl / (say tasuhl) noun 1. a pendent ornament, originally a clasp consisting commonly of a bunch of threads, small cords, or strand hanging from a roundish knob or head. 2. something resembling this, as the inflorescence of certain plants,… …   Australian English dictionary

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