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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Of the nature of or like the substance of animal fat.

Usage examples (36)
  • Adjective : a tallowy mass of moistened powder; tallowy skin
  • By contrast, Margey's soft figure was as tallowy as the sheet beneath us.
  • I guessed he must have weighed eleven score, he had a half-ruddy, half-tallowy face, brown hair, and rather thin whiskers.
  • 'Ah, now you've given me something to sink my teeth into,' Harrison said, as he pulled back the tallowy skin on Junior Ruiz's chest. for more
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