tung

Part of speech: noun

The organ of speech and taste.

Part of speech: noun

Speech; utterance; a language.

Part of speech: noun

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

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Usage examples "tung":

  1. And while Death seems to thee as far away as the purple rim of hills; or sorrow as far off as rain in the blue days of summer, then pray to Limpang- Tung. - "The Gods of Pegana", Lord Dunsany [Edward J. M. D. Plunkett].
  2. Or offer up a jest to Limpang- Tung; only pray not in thy sorrow to Limpang- Tung, for he saith of sorrow: 'It may be very clever of the gods, ' but he doth not understand. - "The Gods of Pegana", Lord Dunsany [Edward J. M. D. Plunkett].
  3. President Tung claims that there is no connection between it and the state. - "The Image and the Likeness", John Scott Campbell.