TUSK MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Tusk Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A toothshell, or Dentalium; -- called also tusk-shell.
  2. (n.) A projecting member like a tenon, and serving the same or a similar purpose, but composed of several steps, or offsets. Thus, in the illustration, a is the tusk, and each of the several parts, or offsets, is called a tooth.
  3. (v. i.) To bare or gnash the teeth.
  4. (n.) One of the elongated incisor or canine teeth of the wild boar, elephant, etc.; hence, any long, protruding tooth.
  5. (n.) Same as Torsk.


Synonyms:
Horn, Ivory,

• Tusk-shell Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) See 2d Tusk, n., 2.


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