tenter


1ten·ter

noun \ˈten-tər\

Definition of TENTER

1
:  a frame or endless track with hooks or clips along two sides that is used for drying and stretching cloth
2
archaic :  tenterhook

Origin of TENTER

Middle English teyntur, probably from Medieval Latin tentura, from tenta tent frame, tent
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with TENTER

2tenter

noun

Definition of TENTER

:  one who lives in or occupies a tent

First Known Use of TENTER

1846

Rhymes with TENTER

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