Definitions for tam-tamˈtʌmˌtʌm, ˈtæmˌtæm

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word tam-tam

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. gong, tam-tam(noun)

    a percussion instrument consisting of a metal plate that is struck with a softheaded drumstick

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. tam-tam(Noun)

    a flat gong (without knob) that is struck with a felt-covered hammer

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Tam-tam(noun)

    a kind of drum used in the East Indies and other Oriental countries; -- called also tom-tom

  2. Tam-tam(noun)

    a gong. See Gong, n., 1

Translations for tam-tam

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for tam-tam »


Find a translation for the tam-tam definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these tam-tam definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"tam-tam." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 25 Apr. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for tam-tam? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for tam-tam:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.