ta·​ter | \ ˈtā-tər How to pronounce tater (audio) \

Definition of tater

1 dialect : potato

Examples of tater in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Yukons are more forgiving than most potatoes, but just like you and me, every tater has its limits. Bon Appétit, 11 Nov. 2021 The new Caulipower chicken-tater tenders retail for around $9.99 a bag, according to a press release from the brand. Carolyn L. Todd, SELF, 3 Aug. 2021 The Badger State Dog: Sharp cheddar, tater tots, cranberry jalapeno ketchup and chopped bacon. Hannah Kirby, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 12 Apr. 2022 Kids buffet includes pancakes, scrambled eggs with bacon/sausage, tater tots, chicken nuggets, cheesy broccoli. cleveland, 9 Apr. 2022 His tater, which weighed about 11 pounds in 2011, is clearly no match for Dug. Washington Post, 14 Sep. 2021 The flour tortilla is hand stuffed with tater bites and melty cheese. Maggie Menderski, The Courier-Journal, 21 July 2021 Appetizers include salads, mozzarella sticks, jalapeno poppers, French fries, tater tots and onion rings. Susan Dunne, courant.com, 3 Jan. 2022 Your Flock special includes 20 crispy chicken tenders, tater tots, biscuits, sauce and Ooey Gooey Cake for $33. Eddie Morales, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 9 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of tater

1759, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for tater

by shortening & alteration

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Last Updated

14 May 2022

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“Tater.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tater. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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