What does TINE mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tine(noun)

    prong on a fork or pitchfork or antler


  1. tine(Noun)

    A spike or point on an implement or tool, especially a prong of a fork or a tooth of a comb

  2. tine(Noun)

    A small branch, especially on an antler or horn

  3. Origin: Old English tind. Cognate with German Zinne.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tine(noun)

    trouble; distress; teen

  2. Tine(verb)

    to kindle; to set on fire

  3. Tine(verb)

    to kindle; to rage; to smart

  4. Tine(verb)

    to shut in, or inclose

  5. Tine(noun)

    a tooth, or spike, as of a fork; a prong, as of an antler


  1. Tine

    TINE SA is the largest Norwegian dairy product cooperative consisting of around 15,000 farmers and 5,505 employees. It has a revenue of NOK 19,4 billion The parent company, TINE SA, is a cooperative society owned by its suppliers, the milk producers who deliver milk to the company. The corporation domestically offers the entire spectrum of dairy products. Tine's internationally known products are Jarlsberg cheese, Snøfrisk goat cheese, Ridder cheese, and Ski-Queen. Tine is one of the twelve agricultural cooperatives in Norway.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tine

    tīn, n. the spike of a fork or harrow, or of a deer's antler.—adj. Tīned, furnished with spikes. [A.S. tind, a point; cog. with Ice. tind-r, a tooth, a prickle; and prob. conn. with tooth.]

  2. Tine

    tīn, v.t. (Spens.) same as Tind.—v.i. (Spens.) to rage, to smart.

  3. Tine

    tīn, n. (Spens.). Same as Teen.

  4. Tine

    tīn, v.t. (Scot.) to lose.—v.i. to be lost, to perish. [M. E. tinen, tynen—Scand., Ice. týna, to lose.]

  5. Tine

    tīn, v.t. and v.i. (prov.) to enclose. [A.S. týnan, to surround.]

  6. Tine

    tīn, n. (prov.) a wild vetch or tare.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of TINE in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of TINE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mohsin Ali Shaukat:

    Believe it or not, our soul has visited the stage of the world before it comes along with our physical form or body to perform reality, this is the only reality which is bigger than a miracle itself, all miracles are the tine part of this bigger one, the beautiful part of this stage is, you can chose any role to play at any time, and the thoughtful process is why to chose the role of a mediocre or an average identity, go for higher and bigger role through bigger IMAGINATION, ROLE Models by aligning your actions with a clean and clear Self Image. Our soul has many realities and it will remind and show you the paths by giving so many hints sometimes in different aspects what we call it deja vu. that you have been here before, don't panic enjoy the journey ...."

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