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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tammynoun

    plain-woven (often glazed) fabric of wool or wool and cotton used especially formerly for linings and garments and curtains

  2. tam, tam-o'-shanter, tammynoun

    a woolen cap of Scottish origin


  1. Tammynoun

    A female given name popular in the 1960s and the 1970s.

    Etymology: Shortened from tammy shanter.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tammynoun

    a kind of woolen, or woolen and cotton, cloth, often highly glazed, -- used for curtains, sieves, strainers, etc

  2. Tammynoun

    a sieve, or strainer, made of this material; a tamis


  1. Tammy

    "Tammy" is a popular song with music by Jay Livingston and lyrics by Ray Evans. It was published in 1957 and debuted in the film Tammy and the Bachelor. It was nominated for the 1957 Academy Award for Best Original Song. The most popular version, by Debbie Reynolds, was released by Coral Records as catalog number 61851. It first reached the Billboard magazine charts on July 22, 1957 and peaked at #1 on all the charts: the Disk Jockey chart, the Best Seller chart, and the composite chart of the top 100 songs. It featured in the soundtracks of The Big Lebowski, and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and was sampled in the song "A Different Feeling" by Australian electronic band The Avalanches on their 2000 album "Since I Left You". Polly Bergen sang "Tammy" on the premiere episode of her short-lived 1957-1958 comedy/variety show, The Polly Bergen Show, aired on NBC on September 21, 1957. A recording by The Ames Brothers also charted. It was released by RCA Victor Records as catalog number 47-6930. It first reached the Billboard magazine charts on July 22, 1957. On the Disk Jockey chart, it peaked at #5; on the Best Seller chart, at #24; on the composite chart of the top 100 songs, it reached #29. On the Cash Box magazine charts, where all versions were combined, the song reached #1.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tammy in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tammy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Tammy in a Sentence

  1. Amanda Bourman on Instagram:

    The pilot Tammy Jo was so amazing! She landed us safely in Philly.

  2. The Trump campaign on Tuesday:

    After saying she was open to tearing down statues of George Washington, Tammy Duckworth is now using her military service to deflect from her support for the left-wing campaign to villainize America's founding.

  3. Jill Biden:

    Tammy Duckworth, it's been such a pleasure getting to know you over the years, especially in our work on Joining Forces, and you have served our nation in so many ways, in the Army, at Veterans Affairs and on Capitol Hill. And as a veteran, a disability advocate and a woman of color, and the first woman to have a child while serving in the Senate, you inspire so many people across this country, and we are honored to have your support.

  4. Debra Katz:

    The short answer is this : We did a fundraiser for Sen. Baldwin six years ago when we ran for the Senate, we supported Democratic Sen. Tammy Baldwin then.

  5. Brad Johnson:

    Even in death, Tammy Waddell's still teaching every one of us.

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