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Synonyms and Antonyms of tongue

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tongue

synonym (synonym of tongue)

  • (noun.body)
    a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a human written or spoken language used by a community; opposed to e.g. a computer language (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.shape)
    any long thin projection that is transient (noun.shape)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    metal striker that hangs inside a bell and makes a sound by hitting the side (noun.artifact)
     

antonym (antonym of tongue)

  • (noun.communication)
    a language that is deliberately created for a specific purpose (noun.communication)
     

hypernym (tongue IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (noun.communication)
    a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols (noun.communication)
     
  • a manner of speaking (noun.communication)
    your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally (noun.communication)
     
  • a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity (noun.body)
    a fully differentiated structural and functional unit in an animal that is specialized for some particular function (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a movable speech organ (noun.body)
     
  • a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea (noun.object)
    a strip of land projecting into a body of water (noun.object)
     
  • any long thin projection that is transient (noun.shape)
    any solid convex shape that juts out from something (noun.shape)
     
  • articulate by tonguing, as when playing wind instruments (verb.creation)
    replay (as a melody) (verb.creation)
     
  • lick or explore with the tongue (verb.contact)
    pass the tongue over (verb.contact)
     
  • metal striker that hangs inside a bell and makes a sound by hitting the side (noun.artifact)
    the part of a mechanical device that strikes something (noun.artifact)
     
  • the flap of material under the laces of a shoe or boot (noun.artifact)
    any broad thin and limber covering attached at one edge; hangs loose or projects freely (noun.artifact)
     
  • the tongue of certain animals used as meat (noun.food)
    edible viscera of a butchered animal (noun.food)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF tongue relation)

  • a human written or spoken language used by a community; opposed to e.g. a computer language (noun.communication)
    one's native language; the language learned by children and passed from one generation to the next (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a language in which different tones distinguish different meanings (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a mother tongue that originates from contact between two languages (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    any of the languages spoken by Amerindians (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    the family of languages that includes Eskimo and Aleut (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    an indigenous and isolated language of unknown origin spoken by the Chukchi that is pronounced differently by men and women (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    the family of tonal languages spoken in eastern Asia (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a family of languages spoken in southern and southeastern Asia (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a language of uncertain affiliation spoken by the Hmong (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    the family of languages spoken in Australia and Formosa and Malaysia and Polynesia (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    any of the indigenous languages spoken in Papua New Guinea or New Britain or the Solomon Islands that are not Malayo-Polynesian languages (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a family of languages spoken in southern Africa (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    the family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughout Europe and in parts of southwestern and southern Asia (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a (postulated) group of languages including many of the indigenous languages of Russia (but not Russian) (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    the language of the Basque people; of no known relation to any other language (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    an extinct ancient language of unknown affinities; spoken by the Elamites (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    an ancient language spoken by the Kassites (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a number of languages spoken in the Caucasus that are unrelated to languages spoken elsewhere (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a large family of languages spoken in south and central India and Sri Lanka (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a large family of related languages spoken both in Asia and Africa (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    the family of languages that includes most of the languages spoken in Africa south of the Sahara; the majority of them are tonal languages but there a more.. (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a family of East African languages spoken by Nilotic peoples from the Sahara south to Kenya and Tanzania (noun.communication)
     
  • a manner of speaking (noun.communication)
    a bitter or critical manner of speaking (noun.communication)
     
  • articulate by tonguing, as when playing wind instruments (verb.creation)
    play fast notes on a wind instrument (verb.creation)
     
  • the tongue of certain animals used as meat (noun.food)
    the tongue of a cow eaten as meat (noun.food)
     
  • (noun.food)
    the tongue of a calf eaten as meat (noun.food)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity (noun.body)
    an oval sensory end organ on the surface of the tongue (noun.body)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • (noun.body)
    the opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the passage to the stomach and lungs; in the front part of the neck below the chin and above the collarbone (noun.body)
     
  • metal striker that hangs inside a bell and makes a sound by hitting the side (noun.artifact)
    a hollow device made of metal that makes a ringing sound when struck (noun.artifact)
     
  • the flap of material under the laces of a shoe or boot (noun.artifact)
    footwear that covers the whole foot and lower leg (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    footwear shaped to fit the foot (below the ankle) with a flexible upper of leather or plastic and a sole and heel of heavier material (noun.artifact)
     

substance holonym (SUBSTANCE OF relation)

  • a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea (noun.object)
    a loose material consisting of grains of rock or coral (noun.substance)
     

derivation (.... is derived from tongue)

  • a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity (noun.body)
    lick or explore with the tongue (verb.contact)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    pertaining to or resembling or lying near the tongue (adj.pert)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    consisting of or related to language (adj.pert)
     
  • lick or explore with the tongue (verb.contact)
    a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity (noun.body)
     
  • metal striker that hangs inside a bell and makes a sound by hitting the side (noun.artifact)
    strike together so as to produce a sharp percussive noise (verb.contact)
     

domain category (tongue is domain category of ....)

  • articulate by tonguing, as when playing wind instruments (verb.creation)
    musical activity (singing or whistling etc.) (noun.act)
     
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