• Definition
    • tongue :any long thin projection that is transient
      • tongues of flame licked at the walls|rifles exploded quick knives of fire into the dark

    • tongue :a manner of speaking
      • he spoke with a thick tongue|she has a glib tongue

    • tongue :a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity

      • tongue :articulate by tonguing, as when playing wind instruments

        • tongue :a human written or spoken language used by a community; opposed to e.g. a computer language

          • tongue :lick or explore with the tongue

            • tongue :a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea

              • tongue :the tongue of certain animals used as meat