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1. tongue-in-cheek

adjective. cleverly amusing in tone.

Synonyms

  • bantering
  • humourous
  • facetious

Antonyms

  • displeasing
  • unfunny
  • sobersided
  • unhumorous

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Rhymes with Beef Tongue

  • overhung
  • mcclung
  • unsung
  • strung
  • sprung
  • nueyung
  • swung
  • stung
  • slung
  • myung
  • kyung
  • hsiung
  • flung
  • clung
  • among
  • yung
  • young
  • wrung
  • tung
  • sung
  • rung
  • pung
  • phung
  • lung
  • kung
  • junge
  • hung
  • gung
  • fung
  • dung

Sentences with beef-tongue


1. Noun Phrase
Tuna tartare, beef tongue confit and country-style ravioli are all on the menu at this fine-dining establishment.

2. tongue

noun. ['ˈtʌŋ'] a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity.

Synonyms

  • mouth
  • rima oris
  • pharynx
  • oral cavity
  • organ
  • throat
  • lingua
  • taste bud
  • glossa
  • gustatory organ
  • clapper
  • oral fissure
  • articulator

Antonyms

  • roughen
  • inactivity
  • overact
  • underact

Etymology

  • tonge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tunge (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. tongue

noun. ['ˈtʌŋ'] a human written or spoken language used by a community; opposed to e.g. a computer language.

Synonyms

  • natural language
  • Khoisan language
  • Afroasiatic language
  • Eskimo-Aleut language
  • Munda-Mon-Khmer
  • Eskimo-Aleut
  • Caucasian
  • Nilo-Saharan language
  • Chukchi
  • Dravidian
  • mother tongue
  • Sino-Tibetan language
  • Caucasian language
  • Chukchi language
  • Austro-Asiatic
  • Papuan
  • Austronesian
  • Cassite
  • Afroasiatic
  • Ural-Altaic
  • first language
  • maternal language
  • Niger-Kordofanian
  • Elamite
  • Sino-Tibetan
  • Indian
  • Austronesian language
  • Afrasian language
  • Afro-Asiatic
  • Susian
  • Indo-Hittite
  • American-Indian language
  • Afrasian
  • Austro-Asiatic language
  • Hmong
  • Papuan language
  • tone language
  • creole
  • Miao
  • Nilo-Saharan
  • Dravidic
  • Indo-European language
  • Amerind
  • Basque
  • tonal language
  • language
  • Indo-European
  • Niger-Kordofanian language
  • American Indian
  • Elamitic
  • Khoisan
  • Hmong language
  • Kassite
  • linguistic communication
  • Amerindian language
  • Hamito-Semitic

Antonyms

  • tightness
  • immovability
  • immovableness
  • refrain

Etymology

  • tonge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tunge (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. tongue

noun. ['ˈtʌŋ'] any long thin projection that is transient.

Synonyms

  • knife

Etymology

  • tonge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tunge (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. tongue

noun. ['ˈtʌŋ'] a manner of speaking.

Synonyms

  • sharp tongue
  • delivery
  • manner of speaking

Antonyms

  • inactiveness
  • inaction
  • straight line
  • detach

Etymology

  • tonge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tunge (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. tongue

noun. ['ˈtʌŋ'] a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea.

Synonyms

  • spit
  • sand
  • cape

Etymology

  • tonge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tunge (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. beef

noun. ['ˈbiːf'] cattle that are reared for their meat.

Synonyms

  • Bos taurus
  • longhorn
  • Texas longhorn
  • Durham
  • black Angus
  • Charolais
  • cattle
  • Angus
  • kine
  • Galloway
  • cows
  • Santa Gertrudis
  • Aberdeen Angus
  • whiteface
  • cattalo
  • oxen
  • beef cattle
  • shorthorn
  • beefalo

Antonyms

  • adorned
  • fancy
  • pretentious
  • complex

8. beef

noun. ['ˈbiːf'] meat from an adult domestic bovine.

Synonyms

  • kine
  • Bos taurus
  • hamburger
  • oxen
  • bully beef
  • beef loin
  • boeuf
  • corned beef
  • pastrami
  • ground beef
  • cows
  • cattle
  • cut of beef
  • corn beef

Antonyms

  • sunniness
  • good-humoredness
  • good-naturedness
  • good-humouredness

9. beef

noun. ['ˈbiːf'] informal terms for objecting.

Synonyms

  • objection
  • kick
  • bitch
  • gripe

Antonyms

  • unobvious
  • impure
  • patterned
  • indirect

10. beef

verb. ['ˈbiːf'] complain.

Synonyms

  • sound off
  • complain
  • crab
  • kvetch
  • kick
  • quetch
  • grouse
  • bitch
  • holler
  • plain
  • bellyache
  • gripe

Antonyms

  • good-temperedness
  • uncheerful
  • disposition
  • cheerless
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