Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: tab
IPA transcription: [t'æb]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: pill, lozenge, tablet, tab
    Meaning: a dose of medicine in the form of a small pellet
  • Synonyms: tab
    Meaning: a short strip of material attached to or projecting from something in order to facilitate opening or identifying or handling it; "pull the tab to open the can"; "files with a red tab will be stored separately"; "the collar has a tab with a button hole"; "the filing cards were organized by cards having indexed tabs"
  • Synonyms: tab_key, tab
    Meaning: the key on a typewriter or a word processor that causes a tabulation
  • Synonyms: yellow_journalism, tabloid, tab
    Meaning: sensationalist journalism
  • Synonyms: check, chit, tab
    Meaning: the bill in a restaurant; "he asked the waiter for the check"
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