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tongue

noun

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the stock of words, pronunciation, and grammar used by a people as their basic means of communication
  • he spoke in a tongue that I didn't understand

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The first known use of tongue was before the 12th century

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tongas

tongue

tongue-in-cheek

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“Tongue.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tongue. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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