Definition of tongue twister
: a word, phrase, or sentence difficult to articulate because of a succession of similar consonantal sounds (as in “twin-screw steel cruiser”)
Examples of tongue twister in a sentence
Her last name is a real tongue twister.
First Known Use of tongue twister
TONGUE TWISTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tongue twister for English Language Learners
: a word, name, phrase, or sentence that is hard to say
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