Definitions for TOMtɒm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Tom, Uncle Tom(noun)

    (ethnic slur) offensive and derogatory name for a Black man who is abjectly servile and deferential to Whites

  2. tom, tomcat(noun)

    male cat

  3. turkey cock, gobbler, tom, tom turkey(noun)

    male turkey

Wiktionary

  1. Tom(ProperNoun)

    , also used as a formal male given name.

  2. Tom(ProperNoun)

    A nickname for the common man.

  3. Tom(ProperNoun)

    A large, deep-toned bells, or a particularly notable example of one.

  4. Origin: tōmaz. Akin to tōmr, whence Icelandic tómur.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tom(noun)

    the knave of trumps at gleek

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'TOM' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1955

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'TOM' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1579


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