Results for tent

Definitions of tent:

part of speech: noun

A shelter usually made of canvas, supported by poles and ropes.

part of speech: verb transitive

To cover with, or as with, a tent.

part of speech: verb transitive

To probe: to keep open with a tent.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To camp out; pitch a tent.

part of speech: noun

A movable house or place of shelter formed by canvas stretched and sustained by poles, or upon a light timber frame.

part of speech: noun

Intention; design.

part of speech: noun

In surg., a plug of lint used to dilate or keep open a wound.

part of speech: verb, noun

To lodge, as in a tent.

part of speech: verb

To search a wound; to keep it open with a tent.

part of speech: noun

A portable lodge or shelter, gen. of canvas stretched on poles: a plug or roll of lint used to dilate a wound or opening in the flesh.

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