Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

tasse

play
noun \ˈtas\

Definition of tasse

  1. :  one of a series of overlapping metal plates in a suit of armor that form a short skirt over the body below the waist — see armor illustration



Origin and Etymology of tasse

Middle English, from Middle French dialect (Artois, Flanders) taisse, tasse purse, pouch


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with tasse


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up tasse? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).