tongue

Part of speech: noun

The organ of speech and taste.

Part of speech: noun

Something likened to the tongue of an animal, as a promotory, bell clapper, pin of a buckle, etc.

Part of speech: noun

Speech; utterance; a language.

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Usage examples "tongue":

  1. Tongue sweet- sour, and red cabbage! - "Every Soul Hath Its Song", Fannie Hurst.
  2. Tongue cannot tell what Mrs. Oliver has been to me, and I 'm not a bit ashamed to own up to Polly's influence, even if she is a girl and two or three years younger than I am. - "Polly Oliver's Problem", Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin.