Tongue in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Tongue

(music, transitive, intransitive) On a wind instrument, to articulate a note by starting the air with a tap of the tongue, as though by speaking a 'd' or 't' sound (alveolar plosive). | (slang) To manipulate with the tongue, as in kissing or oral sex. | To protrude in relatively long, narrow sections. | To join by means of a tongue and groove. | (intransitive, obsolete) To talk; to prate.

Short Sentences for Tongue

  • 1. The tongue slow and the eyes quick. 🔊
  • 2. By what a true and honest tongue hath spoken! 🔊
  • 3. I sat down, and immediately my tongue became petrified. 🔊
  • 4. Oh, I have held my tongue so long! 🔊
  • 5. His tongue was dry and the taste of life was bitter in his mouth. 🔊
  • 6. And she could not tell him; she would have cut out her tongue rather. 🔊
  • 7. The mouth then ceased laughing, but put out its tongue as far as it would go. 🔊
  • 8. That none of those who only talk Their native tongue know cheese from chalk. 🔊
  • 9. Now, at patter-songs I've a slick tongue and slack jaw. 🔊
  • 10. This was Longmeadow language, the native tongue of Mr. Desmond. 🔊

How to use Tongue in Sentences?

  • 1. It is as impracticable to tie up the tongue of malice as to erect barricades in the open fields. 🔊
  • 2. He crouched in terror, and then sprang up and clicked his tongue in amazed recognition. 🔊
  • 3. The only way I can get relief from the irritation is to apply my tongue to the puddle. 🔊
  • 4. Every eye was flashing, and every tongue in full exercise, when Johnson entered. 🔊
  • 5. But she recovered her tongue when Mrs Paterson wanted some lettuce for a salad. 🔊
  • 6. Van Asveld laughed defiantly, and Mauriri called down in the native tongue to the woman. 🔊
  • 7. The top of the tongue stryking on the inward teeth formes d, l, n, r, s, t, and z. 7. 🔊
  • 8. Also, they talked in the Polynesian tongue of Fuatino, and Brown could only sit and guess. 🔊