Reverse Dictionary: TOG – TOO


TOGETHER – ADVERBS
AGETHER together …Bk1898 Ireland obs.
ALLONCE together …1825 Sc. & Eng. dial. obs.
ELLEED all together …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
IMELLE together …c1420 obs.
I-MENE in common, together …c1200 obs.
IN THE QUILL in a body; in combination or concert …1593 obs.
SAM together; mutually …a1300 obs.
SAMED together …a900 obs.
SAMEN together; mutually …c975 obs.
SAMENLY together …a1300 obs.
SAMENWARD together …a1375 obs.
SAMMENLY together …a1300 obs.
THEGITHER together …1818 Sc. & Eng. dial.
TILGIDDIRE together …1375 Sc. obs.
TOGETHERS together …c1175 obs.
TOOT AND SCRAMBLE all together; (French ‘tout ensemble’) …World War I Amer. sl.
YFERE in company; together …c1205 obs.

TOGETHER – VERBS
– to bring together; to join in marriage, love, friendship, etc. SAM c1200 obs.

TOGETHER – PHRASES
– together; at one time … AT ONE CLATTER Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.


TOIL, TOILING – ADJECTIVES
CARKING toiling, moiling, labouring …1579 obs. or arch.
TOIL-WORN showing marks of toil, worn by toil …1751

TOIL etc. – NOUNS
CARK that which burdens the spirit, trouble; hence, troubled state of mind, distress, anxiety; anxious solicitude, labour, or toil …c1325 arch.
CARKING grieving, being anxious; trouble, solicitude; anxious toil …1583 obs. or arch.
DARGING the work of a day labourer, esp. hard, plodding toil …1788 Sc.
– DROIL drudgery; toil in disagreeable work; mean labour …a1644 obs.
​- FAG a bore; a chore; an unpleasant, tedious task; anything that causes weariness, hard work, toil, drudgery, fatigue; a wearisome thing…1780 colloq.
HAND-DARG handiwork, labour, toil; what is gained by labour …Bk1905 Sc.
I-WIN abour, toil; suffering …c900 obs.
NAG a gnawing; a pang of pain; wearing, laborious toil …1949 Sc.
TANCHLE a hard struggle, prolonged toil …1913 Sc.

TOIL etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
NEEGER a hard, unremitting worker; a toiler …1899 Sc. 

TOIL etc. – VERBS
BETOIL to worry or exercise with toil …1622 obs.
BREAK ONE’S ASS to exert oneself to the limit of endurance; to toil, to labour, to strive furiously …1941 Amer. sl.
BUST ONE’S ASS to exert oneself to the limit of endurance; to toil, to labour, to strive furiously …1941 Amer. sl.
CARK to be anxious, to be full of anxious thought; to fret oneself; to labour anxiously, to toil and moil …a1350 obs.
DARG to work by the day; to toil; generally applied to agricultural labour, as opening drains, trenching, etc. …1866 Sc.
– DROIL to drudge, to slave, to toil in mean work; to work sluggishly or slowly; to plod …1591 obs.
​- FAG to do something that wearies one; to work hard; to labour, to strain, to toil …1772
FAUCH to work with speed; to toil, esp. with little result …1866 Sc.
HAIFER to toil, to labour …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
IMPLOD to cause to plod, to involve in toilsome labour …1609 obs. rare
JAMPH to tire, to fatigue; to exhaust by toil …Bk1902 Sc.
MAUL to toil; to drag along wearily …1821 Eng. dial.
NAG to work in a slow, laborious but assiduous manner; to toil …1866 Sc.
PISS BLOOD to toil …L19 colloq.
SCRAFFLE to work hard with little result; to toil or be energetic to small purpose; to struggle along …1831 Sc. 
SCRAT to save; to toil hard; to gain one’s livelihood laboriously; to struggle on …1859 Sc. & Eng. dial.
TAINGHLE to harass or weary with hard work; to struggle on, to toil laboriously …1803 Sc.
TAVE to strive, to toil, to labour …1863 Sc.
TEEL to work at, to toil …1817 Sc.
TEW to toil, to labour; to work hard; to pull, to struggle; to contend, to strive …1866 Sc. & Eng. dial.
TO-SWINK to toil hard …c1386 obs.
YAGGLE to work in a slow bungling or laboriously way, to toil and moil, to labour …1924 Sc.


TOILET – see LAVATORY


TOILSOME – ADJECTIVES
BESWINKFUL toilsome …a1225 obs. rare
LAGGING toilsome, wearisome, fatiguing …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
OPEROSE made or done with much labour; laborious; tedious; toilsome; elaborate …1683
– OPEROUS made or done with much labour or effort; laborious, industrious, busy; painstaking, tedious; toilsome; elaborate …a1538 obs.
​- PEISANT that weighs or presses heavily upon one; oppressive, toilsome …c1470 obs.
TEWING toilsome, wearying; worrying, tedious …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 TOILOUS full of toil, toilsome, laborious …1530 obs. rare


TOKEN – NOUNS
– a token, sign, symptom, an outward manifestation; an appearance, phenomenon EFFECT c1450 obs.


TOLD – ADJECTIVES
– fit to be told; usually used with negative TELLABLE B1900 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.


TOLERABLE, TOLERABLENESS, TOLERABLY – ADJECTIVES
AFTERGAIT tolerable, not excessive; also applied to the weather …1825 Sc. obs.
BIDEABLE bearable, tolerable …1923 Amer. dial.
 DECENT tolerable, fairly good, acceptable …18C
 FEATISH pretty good, tolerable, considerable; fairly well in health …1825 Eng. dial.
 GANGABLE tolerable …1825 Sc. obs.
 IGNOSCIBLE fit to be forgiven or pardoned; tolerable …1656 obs. rare
MACKERLY shapely, fashionable, tolerable …1790 Eng. dial.
 MIDDLEKIN tolerable …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 MIDDLINGISH moderate, fair, tolerable …1878 Eng. dial.
TARBLE corruption of tolerable; esp. used of health …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
THOLEABLE bearable, tolerable …1895 Sc. & Eng. dial.
THOLESUM bearable, tolerable …1871 Sc.
TOLABLE tolerable …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
TOLERABLISH somewhat tolerable, pretty fair, just passable …1798 rare
TOLL-LOLL;  TOL-LOL tolerable, bearable, pretty good, pretty well, passable …1797 sl.
 TOL-LOLLISH tolerable, bearable …M19

TOLERABLE etc. – ADVERBS
GAILIES tolerably, moderately or fairly well …1742 Sc.
GAILINS tolerably, moderately or fairly well …1853 Sc.
GAILY fairly, tolerably; pretty well …1553 chiefly Sc. & Eng. dial.
GAIN nearly, almost; pretty, tolerably; very, quite …Bk1900 Sc. & Eng. dial.
 MEETERLY;  METERLY tolerably, moderately, fairly …1703 Eng. dial.
 MEEVERLY moderately, tolerably, middling; fairly well in health; easily, gently …1790 Eng. dial.
 MEVERLY moderately, tolerably, middling; fairly well in health; easily, gently …1860 Eng. dial.
MIDDLING moderately, tolerably, fairly …1765
MIDDLINGISH moderately, tolerably …1890 Eng. dial.
SUFFERABLY tolerably …1702 arch.
TOL-LOLLISH tolerably …M19

TOLERABLE etc. – NOUNS
TOLERABILITY the quality or state of being tolerable; tolerableness …1640 rare


TOLERANCE, TOLERANT – ADJECTIVES
OMNITOLERANT tolerant of everything …1855
 TOLERANTIAL pert. to tolerance, tolerant …1681 obs. rare
TOLERATIVE tending to toleration; tolerant …1891 rare

TOLERANCE etc. – NOUNS
SUFFERING permission; tolerance …c1460 obs.
TOLERANCY the quality of being tolerant …a1556 rare

TOLERANCE etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
MISTER NICE-GUY a paragon of kindness, friendliness, tolerance, etc. …Amer. colloq.


TOLERATE, TOLERATED – ADJECTIVES
TOLERAT tolerated …1711 obs.

TOLERATE etc. – PHRASES
WON’T HAVE A BAR OF cannot tolerate, dislike …Aust. & NZ colloq.

TOLERATE etc. – VERBS
ABEAR to abide; to tolerate …c885
BIDE to tolerate, to endure, to put up with, to abide …a1325
 COP to tolerate …1990s Aust. sl.
FADGE WITH to tolerate a thing; to agree with a person …17C
HACK to put up with, to tolerate, to endure …1915 Amer. sl.
HACK IT to put up with, to tolerate, to endure …1961 Amer. sl.
HEAR TELL OF to tolerate, to consider …1941 Amer. dial.
REVERENCE to tolerate …1927 Amer. dial.
SIGHT to tolerate, to permit, to put up with …1910s Aust. sl.
THOLE to bear, to suffer, to endure, to tolerate …1786 Sc. & Eng. & Amer. dial.
WEAR to tolerate, to stand, to believe …1910s sl.


TOLL – NOUNS
– a road used to avoid the payment of tolls on a toll road; a back road SHUNPIKE 1853 Amer. dial.


TOMAHAWK – NOUNS
– a tomahawk TOM-AX 1759 obs. rare
– a tomahawk TOMMYHAWK 1844 Amer. dial.


TOMATO – NOUNS
CATFACE the pattern of cracks that develop naturally on a tomato around the stem …1973 Amer. dial.
MARBLE a cherry tomato …1981 Amer. dial.
MARBLE TOMATO a cherry tomato …1966 Amer. dial.
MORTASES tomatoes …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
TERMATER a tomato …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
TOE-MAH-TOE a tomato …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
TOM a tomato …1920 sl.
TOMATER a tomato …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
TOM-A-TOE a tomato …1854 Amer. dial.
TOMMY’S TOE a tomato …1854 Amer. dial.
TOMMYTOE a tomato …1854 Amer. dial.
TOM-TOM a tomato …1854 Amer. dial.
TOM TOMATO a tomato …1854 Amer. dial.
TRAIN SMASH fried or tinned tomatoes; tomato sauce …1941 UK military sl.


TOMATO SAUCE – NOUNS
– tomato sauce DEAD HORSE 1966 Aust. rhyming sl.
– tomato sauce RED GRAVY 1968 Amer. dial.


TOMB – ADJECTIVES
– pert. to a tomb TOMBAL 1900 obs.
– pert. to tombs, sepulchral TOMBIC 1874

TOMB – NOUNS
– a cloth, usually of black, purple, or white velvet, spread over a tomb, coffin, or hearse PALL c1440
– a small tomb or burial-mound TOMBLET 1855 rare
– a tomb, a grave; the resting place of a corpse LAIR c1000 obs. exc. Sc.


TOMBOY, TOMBOYISH – ADJECTIVES
FEISTY;  FICETY acting so as to show off or drawn attention to oneself; putting on airs; flirtatious, saucy, tomboyish, of questionable morals …1906 Amer. dial.
TOMBOYFUL having the character of a tomboy …1887

TOMBOY etc. – NOUNS
TOMBOYADE an escapade in the manner of a tomboy …1886 nonce word

TOMBOY etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
BEETLE an independent, ultramodern, somewhat tomboyish girl, typically one with a short hair style, a preference for wearing slacks, a good education, and an interest in jazz, bull-fighting, and motorcycles …Bk1975 Amer. sl. 
 GAL-BOY a romping girl, a tomboy; a mannish or masculine woman …1848 Amer. dial.
GIGGLET a laughing romp, a tomboy …Bk1891 Eng. dial.
GILPEY;  GILPIE;  GILPY a young girl, esp. a lively, mischievous, bold, saucy, or forward one; a tomboy …1720 Sc. & Irish English rare, sometimes derogatory
HAWBUCK a tomboy; an awkward or unmannerly person; an ignorant country fellow …1805
HAWBUCKER a tomboy; an awkward or unmannerly person; an ignorant country fellow; a bumpkin; a lout …1930 Amer. dial.
LAD-LASS a rough, romping girl; a tomboy …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
LAD-LOUPER a romp, a tomboy; a forward girl …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
LAD-WENCH a rough, romping girl; a tomboy …1895 Eng. dial.
 LASSIE-BOY a tomboy …1896 Sc.
 MEG-HARRY a young girl with masculine manners; a tomboy; a rough hoyden girl that plays with boys …1790 Eng. dial.
 RAG-RIVER one addicted to romping; a tomboy, a roisterer …B1900 Eng. dial.
RAMP a tomboy …L17 colloq.
RAMP-SCUTTLE a romp; a tomboy …Bk1905 Sc.
ROMP a tomboy …L17 colloq.
 SCALLOP(S) an awkward girl; an untidy, romping girl; a tomboy …Bk1855 Eng. dial.
 STRIDEWALLOPS a tall, long-legged girl; a tomboy, a romp …B1900 Eng. dial. obsolescent
TOM-RIG a strumpet; a romping girl, a tomboy …1668 obs.
– WELT an awkward young woman; a tomboy …Bk1905 Eng. dial.


TOMBSTONE – NOUNS
– a flat tombstone THROUGH-STONE 1807 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– a tombstone HEADROCK 1954 Amer. dial.
– a tombstone LAIR-STONE 1871 Sc.
– a tombstone TOMB 1972 Amer. dial.
– a tombstone TOMB ROCK 1932 Amer. dial.


TOMFOOLERY – ADJECTIVES
– tomfoolery, nonsense; fantastic ornament FANDANGLE 1880 colloq.
– tomfoolery, nonsense; fantastic ornament FANDANGO 1856 rare


TOMORROW – ADJECTIVES
– done the next day after POSTRIDUAN 1651 obs. rare

TOMORROW – ADVERBS
– tomorrow TO-MORN c897 obs.

TOMORROW – NOUNS
– tomorrow TO-MORN c1205 obs.


TONE – NOUNS
– an even speaking tone that does not reveal any underlying emotion POKER VOICE 1986 US sl.


TONGS – NOUNS
– sugar tongs BOWS Bk1911 Sc.


TONGUE – ADJECTIVES
LALLOPY of the tongue: too long for the mouth, protruding …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
NAKED of the tongue: thrust out, exposed …c725 obs.
ON THE WAG of the tongue: chattering …1900 Sc. & Eng. dial.

TONGUE – NOUNS
BAKING-SPITTLE the tongue …1874 Eng. dial. sl.
CLAPPER a talkative person’s tongue; a person’s mouth …a1627 colloq.
 CLICKET a chattering tongue …1611
GAB the mouth; also, the tongue …1724 Sc. & Eng. dial.
 HEART’S ATTORNEY the tongue …1707
JIBS the tongue …Bk1896 cant
 LALLIKER the tongue …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
 LAPPER the tongue …1851 Amer. sl.
 LOLLICKER the tongue …1883 Eng. dial.
LORETTA YOUNG the tongue …1990s rhyming sl.
 MANCHESTER the tongue …1812 sl.
 MELT the tongue …Bk1905 Ireland & Sc.
NEB the tip of the tongue …1864 Sc.
 PRATING CHEAT the tongue …1836 cant
 QUAIL-PIPE the throat or vocal organs; a woman’s tongue …1693 obs.
RAG the tongue …c1825 sl. & Eng. dial.
RED-FLANNEL the tongue …Bk1903 sl.
RED-RAG the tongue …1791 Eng. dial.
TOLIBON the tongue …M19 UK criminals’ sl.
VELVET the tongue …L17 sl.
WAB the tongue …1877 Eng. dial.

TONGUE – NOUNS, PERSON
GLOSSOLOGIST one versed in the pathology of the tongue …1844 rare

TONGUE – VERBS
LABBER to loll out the tongue; to lick up anything …1873 Eng. dial.
LALDER to poke out the tongue …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
LALL to poke out the tongue; of the tongue: to protrude …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
LALLOP to poke out the tongue …1881 Eng. dial.
LANCE to fling, to hurl, to throw a dart, etc.; to shoot out the tongue; to put forth blossoms …a1300 chiefly poetic usage, rare
 LINGE to stick out the tongue …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
WALK of the tongue, the jaws: to move briskly …1550 obs.


TONGUE-TIED – ADJECTIVES
– habitually tongue-tied; exceedingly stupid; brainless DEAD FROM THE NECK UP 1911 sl.
– tongue-tied MOUTH-BOUND 1966 Amer. dial.
– tongue-tied; having an impediment in speech; dumb, mute TONGUE-TACKIT 1825 Sc.
– tongue-tied, inarticulate, stammering, lisping; also, taciturn, unready in speech SHORT-TONGUED c1575  


TONIC – NOUNS
– tonic; vitamins PEARTENING POWDER;  PEARTING POWDER 1974 Amer. dial.


TONIC WATER – NOUNS
– tonic water PHILHARMONIC 1992 US rhyming sl.


TONIGHT – ADVERBS
– tonight ANON 1790 Eng. dial.


TONSILS – NOUNS
– the tonsils CAKERS; KECKERS Bk1901 Eng. dial.
– the tonsils EAR-KECKERS 1873 Eng. dial.
– the tonsils or glands of the throat EAR-BOSOMS;  EAR-BUSSUMS 1882 Eng. dial.
– the tonsils or glands of the throat EAR-BUSSES Bk1905 Eng. dial.


TOO – ADVERBS
– too, also, moreover, in addition EKE a700 arch.


TOOLS – NOUNS
ALLS belongings, goods and chattels, esp. workmen’s tools …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
ANCHOR a pick-axe …1863 sl.
APRIL FOOLS tools …L19 rhyming sl.
ARMSTRONG a tool or machine operated or serviced by muscular strength rather than machinery; a hand-stoked locomotive …1923 Amer. sl.
BITES pliers …1970 Amer. dial.
BOY’S AX a term of contempt for any tool to small to do a job properly …1958 Amer. dial.
– BUSINESS END the point of a tool or weapon …Bk1999 
DITTY a new tool or contrivance; a thing, something unfamiliar …1961 Amer. dial.
DUKE OF ARGYLE a file (tool) …1992 UK rhyming sl.
EDGE a cutting weapon or tool …c1205 poetic usage
GALLITRAP a badly-made tool, implement, etc.; a contrivance …1885 Eng. dial.
HOSPITAL HOLD an unsafe grip on a tool …1983 US sl.
MAD MICK a pick (pickaxe) …1919 rhyming sl., orig. Aust.
PADDY AND MICK a pickaxe…1998 UK rhyming sl.
PAIR OF FOOTPRINTS a pipe-wrench …1930s Aust. sl.
ST. HUGH’S BONES shoemaker’s tools …17C sl.
TEWTRUMS odds and ends; pieces of finery; all sorts of small tools …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
TINKERMENTS odds and ends, fittings, tools; complicated pieces of machinery, etc. …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
TOMMY a spanner; a screwdriver …1881
YANKEE a tool used by car thieves to pull out the cylinder of the ignition lock …1977 UK sl.
 YEEKIE-YAKIE a wooden tool, blunted like a wedge, with which shoemakers polish the edges and bottoms of soles …1824 Sc.
YO-YO a grass or weed cutter …1950 Amer. dial.

TOOLS – VERBS
MAN-HANDLE to handle or wield a tool …1457 obs.


TOOT – VERBS
– to toot or beep a person with the horn of a vehicle; to sound a horn PIP 1918


TOOTH, FALSE TEETH – ADJECTIVES
 BOUGHTEN of teeth: artificial, false …1966 Amer. dial.
 CANKERED of the teeth: decayed …1790 Sc. & Eng. dial.
 GAG-TOOTHED having a projecting or prominent tooth …1579
 GAM of teeth: overlapping and twisted, irregular …Bk1900 Sc.
 GAP-MOUTHED having no teeth …Bk1900 Eng. dial.  
 GAP-TOOTHED toothless; having lost one or more front teeth …1896 Sc. & Eng. dial.  
 GAT-TOOTHED having the teeth set wide apart …c1386 obs. rare
 HAGGLE-TOOTHED having prominent or projecting teeth …1777 Eng. dial.
 MAP-MOUTHED of a mouth: having lost the teeth …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 RAKE-TOOTH’D having large gaps between the teeth …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 RANK-TOOTHED having a row of teeth …1578 obs.
 SMOOTH-MOUTHED having no teeth …1997 Amer. dial.
 TEETHY having many or large teeth; biting; given to biting …1835 Sc.
 
TOOTH etc. – NOUNS
 AICKLE a molar tooth, a grinder …1907 Sc.
 AIGLE-TOOTH a tooth sharp and pointed like a needle …1867 Eng. dial.
– AMPSTIDS, HAMPSTEADS the teeth …1887 UK rhyming sl. (Hampstead Heath)
 ASIL-TOOTH a molar tooth …1788 Sc.
 ASSLE-TOOTH a molar tooth …1788 Ireland & Eng. dial.
 AXLE-HEAD the back portion of the jaw which contains the molars or ‘axle-teeth’ …1881 Eng. dial.
 AXLE-TOOTH a molar tooth …1788 Sc. & Eng. dial.
 AZZLE-TOOTH a molar tooth …1788 Eng. dial.
 BARRIER REEF the teeth …1980s Aust. rhyming sl.
 BEATERS false teeth …1969 Amer. dial.
 BITER a tooth …1965 Amer. jocular
 BOUGHT TEETH false teeth …1965 Amer. dial.
 BOX OF DOMINOES the mouth containing the teeth …Bk1890 sl.
 BOX OF IVORIES a set of (good) teeth in one’s mouth …1860 sl.
– BOX OF IVORIES the mouth containing the teeth
 BOX TEETH false teeth …1967 Amer. dial.
 BREAD-AND-BUTTER TEETH buck teeth …1965 Amer. dial.
 BREAD CRACKER a tooth …1965 Amer. dial.
 BREAD CRACKERS false teeth …1965 Amer. dial.
 BREAD CUTTER a tooth …1965 Amer. dial.
 BREAD GRINDER a tooth …1965 Amer. dial.
 BULL TEETH buck teeth …1966 Amer. dial.
 BUTTER-BEAN TEETH buck teeth …1965 Amer. dial.
 BUTTER TEETH buck teeth …1965 Amer. dial.
 CAG the stump of a broken tooth; a tooth standing alone …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
 CAGE OF IVORIES a set of (good) teeth in one’s mouth …1860 sl.
 CAGE OF TEETH, A a set of teeth, whether natural or artificial …1877 Eng. dial.
 CALF’S-TEETH milk teeth …1599
 CHALKIES the teeth …1843 US sl.
 CHATTERERS the teeth …E19 sl.
 CHEWERS the teeth …1942 US sl.
 CHICLETS the teeth …1960s US sl.
 CHINA teeth …1942 Amer. sl.
 CHINA CHOPPERS a set of false teeth …1965 Amer. dial.
 CHINA CLIPPERS false teeth …1953 Amer. jocular
 CHINAWARE a set of false teeth …1965 Amer. dial.
 CHINESE CHOPPERS a set of false teeth …1965 Amer. dial.
 CHINY TEETH teeth …1950 US sl.
 CHITTERING CHOPPER a loose tooth …Bk1947 Amer. sl.
 CHOMPERS teeth; false teeth …1950 Amer. dial.
 CHONKERS teeth; false teeth …1965 Amer. dial.
 CHOPPERS the teeth; also, a set of false teeth …1944 Amer. sl.
 CLACKERS the teeth …1950 US sl.
 CLOTHES-PEGS teeth …1940s Aust. sl.
 CORN-CRACKERS the teeth …M19 US sl.
 CORN-GRINDERS the teeth …M19 US sl.
 CRACKERS teeth …c1930 sl.
 CRASHING-CHEATS the teeth …M16 sl.
 CROCKERY the teeth …Bk2006 US sl.
 CRUMB CRUNCHERS teeth …Bk1947 Amer. sl.
 CUTTER one of the front or cutting teeth; an incisor …1579 obs.
 DEADMAN CHOPPERS false teeth …1966 Amer. dial.
 DEADMAN TEETH false teeth …1966 Amer. dial.
 DEDENTITION the shedding of the teeth, esp. of the first set …1646
 DENTALS teeth …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– DENTALS false teeth …1966 Amer. dial.
 DENTS teeth …1950s Amer. sl.
 EATERS false teeth …1910s Aust. sl.
 EATING TACKLE teeth …20C sl.
 EDENTATION the extraction of teeth …1623 obs.
 ELEPHANT TEETH buck teeth …1969 Amer. dial.
 FACE PROP a tooth …1920 Amer. jocular
 FALL the dropping out of teeth …1520 obs.
 FALSIES false teeth …1983 Amer. sl.
 FANG a tooth …L18 sl.
 FANGLET a little fang or tooth …1843
 FRONT RAILS the teeth …19C sl.
 FRONTS ornamental dental work …1994 US sl.
 GAG-TOOTH a projecting or prominent tooth …1585 obs.
 GAM;  GAMB a tooth, esp. a large and squint tooth …1808 Sc.
 GANG-TOOTH a large protruding tooth …1603 obs.
 GOLD FRONTS ornamental dental work …1994 US sl.
 GOVERNOR’S GATE the gap left in a child’s mouth where he has lost a front tooth …1950 Amer. dial.
 GRAVESTONE a tooth, esp. a prominent one …1909 Amer. dial.
 GRAVESTONES false teeth …1966 Amer. dial.
 GRINDER a molar tooth …LME
 GRINDERS the teeth …LME
 GRINDSTONES the teeth …1967 Amer. dial.
 GRUBBING HOES large front teeth that stick out of the mouth, buck teeth …1912 Amer. dial.
 GUM BEATERS false teeth …1969 Amer. dial.
 GUMMERS false teeth …1967 Amer. dial.
 GUM-STAKE a tooth …1671 obs.
 HAGGLE-TOOTH a tooth that belongs to the second set which appears prematurely through the gum and projects …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– HAMPS the teeth …1887 UK rhyming sl. (Hampstead Heath)
 HAMPSTEAD HEATH the teeth …1887 Brit. rhyming sl.
 HAMPSTEADS the teeth …1887 Brit. rhyming sl. for ‘Hampstead Heath’
 I-BOUGHT-YOU TEETH false teeth …1965 Amer. dial.
 IVORIES the teeth …1782 sl.
 JACK-TOOTH a back tooth …1886 Eng. dial.
 JAW-TOOTH a molar tooth …1601
 KAG the stump of a broken tooth; a tooth standing alone …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
 LAG-TOOTH a wisdom tooth (from its late appearance) …1611 obs.
 LISPERS the teeth …c1785 cant
 LUNCH HOOKS the teeth …L19 US college sl.
 MARKET-PLACE the front teeth …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 MASTICATORS the teeth or jaws …1694 jocular
 MEATHOOK a tooth or fang …1844 Amer. sl.
 MEGGS teeth …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 NEG a baby’s tooth …1854 Eng. dial.
 NEGGY a baby’s tooth …1854 Eng. dial.
 NEW PEARLS false teeth …1950 Amer. dial.
 NEWTON HEATH teeth …1959 UK rhyming sl.
 NIPPER a tooth …1968 Amer, dial.
 PARK-PALINGS the teeth …1785 sl.
 PARK-RAILINGS the teeth …E19 sl.
 PEARLIES the teeth …1914 sl.
 PEARLS teeth …1950 Amer. dial.
 PEARLY GATES the teeth …Brit. sl.
 PEARLY WHITES the teeth …1935 sl.
 PEG a tooth (used esp. by or for children) …1598 sl.
 PETER RABBIT TOOTH an upper incisor;  a large front tooth that sticks out of the mouth …1965 Amer. dial.
 PLASTER PEARLS false teeth …1950 Amer. dial.
 RABBIT TOOTH an upper incisor;  a large front tooth that sticks out of the mouth …1950 Amer. dial.
 RACK a set of teeth; false teeth …1968 Amer dial.
 RAGE violent pain; hence, humorously suggested as a name for a set of teeth …1486 obs. rare
 RAILINGS teeth …1910 sl.
 RAILROAD TRACKS dental braces …Bk1990 Amer. sl.
 RAKE-TEETH teeth wide apart …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 SCAFFOLDING dental braces …Brit. sl.
 SEARS AND ROEBUCK TEETH false teeth …1967 Amer. dial.
 SEARS-ROEBUCK TEETH false teeth …1967 Amer. dial.
 SNAG a broken piece or stump of a tooth; a large or unshapely tooth …1617
 SNAPPERS teeth, esp. false teeth …1924 sl.
 SUIT OF TEETH a complete set of teeth …Bk1904 sl.  
 TANG a root or fang of a tooth; a root or branch of a tree …1715 chiefly Eng. dial.
 TANNER a small root of a tree; the fang of a tooth; the root of a corn, boil, etc. …Bk1905 Sc. & Eng. dial.
 TANNYIKS the teeth …1897 Sc.
 TATS;  TATTS teeth, esp. false teeth …1906 Aust. sl.
 TEUD a tooth …Bk1905 Sc. obs.
 TINE the fang of a tooth …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 TOLL GATE the gap left in a child’s mouth where he has lost a front tooth …1950 Amer. dial.
 TOMBSTONE a projecting tooth …1903 sl.
 TOMBSTONE TOOTH a tooth, esp. a large or prominent one …1873 Amer. dial.
 TOOSPEG a tooth (used esp. by or for children) …1921 sl.
 TOOTHIE-PEG;  TOOTHY-PEG a tooth; used esp. by or for children …1828 sl.
 TUTTLE a child’s name for a tooth …1869 Eng. dial.
 TYNICKS the teeth …1897 Sc.
 UNDERBENEATHS teeth …1920s US rhyming sl.
 UPPERS ‘N’ UNDERS false teeth …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
 WALLIES a set of false teeth …1954 Sc.
 WALL-TOOTH a cheek-tooth, a grinder …c1475 obs.
 WANG a molar tooth …c1386 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
 WANG-TOOTH a cheek-tooth, a molar …a1000 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– WIT-TOOTH a wisdom tooth …1601
 YACKLE a molar tooth; a grinder …1825 Sc.
 YAKEE a double tooth; a grinder …Bk1905 Sc.
 YATTLE a double tooth; a grinder …1882 Sc.
 
TOOTH etc. – NOUNS, PERSON (also see DENTIST)
 EDENTATE one who has lost his teeth …1850 humorous usage
 METAL MOUTH a person with orthodontic braces …1978 US & UK teen sl.
 MOUNTHAGH a gap-toothed person …Bk1997 Ireland
 ODONTOLOGIST one versed in the subject of the teeth …1788
 TIN GRIN a person wearing orthodontic braces …1970s sl.
 TINSEL TEETH a person wearing orthodontic braces …1970s US students’ sl.
 TOOTH JUMPER one who extracts teeth with a mallet and punch …1931 Amer. dial.
– WIRE BENDER an orthodontist …Bk1997 dental sl. 
 
TOOTH etc. – PHRASES
 ABLE TO EAT A CORN ON THE COB THROUGH A KNOT HOLE said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT A CORN ON THE COB THROUGH A PALING FENCE said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT A CORN ON THE COB THROUGH A PICKET FENCE said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT A CORN ON THE COB THROUGH WIRE NETTING said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT A PUMPKIN THROUGH A KNOT HOLE said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT A PUMPKIN THROUGH A PALING FENCE said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT A PUMPKIN THROUGH A PICKET FENCE said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT A PUMPKIN THROUGH WIRE NETTING said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT A SLICE OF WATERMELON THROUGH A KNOT HOLE said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT A SLICE OF WATERMELON THROUGH A PALING FENCE said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT A SLICE OF WATERMELON THROUGH A PICKET FENCE said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT A SLICE OF WATERMELON THROUGH WIRE NETTING said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT AN APPLE THROUGH A KNOT HOLE said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT AN APPLE THROUGH A PALING FENCE said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT AN APPLE THROUGH A PICKET FENCE said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 ABLE TO EAT AN APPLE THROUGH WIRE NETTING said of one who has buck teeth …20C US sl.
 NANTI POTS IN THE CUPBOARD toothless …1980s sl.
 
TOOTH etc. – VERBS
 BE ABLE TO BITE A PUMPKIN THROUGH A RAIL FENCE to have buck teeth …1966 Amer. dial.
 BE ABLE TO EAT A PUMPKIN THROUGH A CRACK IN A BOARD FENCE to have buck teeth …1950 Amer. dial.
 BE ABLE TO EAT A PUMPKIN THROUGH A KNOTHOLE to have buck teeth …1950 Amer. dial.
 BE ABLE TO EAT AN APPLE THROUGH A KNOTHOLE to have buck teeth …1966 Amer. dial.
 BE ABLE TO EAT CORN OFF A COB THROUGH A KNOTHOLE to have buck teeth …1978 Amer. dial.
 BE ABLE TO EAT CORN THROUGH A PICKET FENCE to have buck teeth …1985 Amer. dial.
 BE ABLE TO EAT CORN-ON-THE-COB THROUGH A PICKET FENCE to have buck teeth …1980 Amer. dial.
 BEAT to strike together the eyelids or the teeth …c1360 obs.
 EDENTATE to draw out a person’s teeth …1656 obs.
 FLASH THE IVORIES to show the teeth …1785 sl.
 GAB of teeth: to project …1601 obs.
 GAM to cause the teeth to become crooked or out of line …1866 Sc. obs.
 HACK of the teeth: to chatter …c1320 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
 HAGGER of the teeth: to chatter with cold …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 INFRENDIATE to gnash the teeth, usually in anger …1623 obs. rare
 JADDER to shake, to vibrate; of the teeth: to chatter …1885 Eng. dial.
 JAR to grind the teeth …1568
 KEDGE of the teeth: to be set on edge …Bk1901 Eng. dial.
 RAGE of a tooth or sore: to ache violently …1567
 YATTER of the jaws or teeth: to rattle against one another; to chatter, under the influence of cold or fear, or when one is talking volubly …1923 Sc.


TOOTHACHE – NOUNS
– an aching, continuous pain, as of toothache NILD 1908 Sc. 
– a toothache TEETHACHE 1811 Amer. dial.
– pains, such as toothache, which cause a person to walk the floor TRAVELING PAINS 1918 Amer. dial.
– toothache LOVE-PAIN 1899 Amer. dial.
– toothache SAIR-TEETH 1915 Sc.


TOOTH FAIRY – NOUNS
– an imaginary creature supposed to leave money in exchange for baby teeth that have been shed TOOTH MOUSE 2004 Amer. dial.


TOOTHLESS – ADJECTIVES
– toothless GUMMY 1906
– toothless NANTE POTS IN THE CUPBOARD 1992 UK sl.
– toothless TEUDLESS Bk1905 Sc. obs.
– toothless, having no teeth EDENTULOUS 1782

TOOTHLESS – NOUNS, PERSON
– a toothless person SMOOTH-MOUTH 1995 Amer. dial.


TOOTHPICK – NOUNS
COON’S QUILL a toothpick, usually one made from a goose quill …1965 Amer. dial.
DINING-ROOM LUMBER toothpicks …1950 Amer. dial.
FENCE POST a toothpick …1950 Amer. dial.
FINISHING STICK a toothpick …1966 Amer. dial.
GOOSE QUILL a toothpick, usually one made from a goose quill …1965 Amer. dial.
LUMBER a toothpick …1930s US sl.
LUMBER SAUCE a toothpick …1930s US sl.
 QUILL a toothpick, usually one made from a goose quill …1950 Amer. dial.
 QUIT STICK a toothpick …1965 Amer. dial.
 QUITTING STICK a toothpick …1965 Amer. dial.
SNACK PICKER a toothpick …1998 Amer. dial.
TIMBER a toothpick …1946 Amer. university sl.
TIMBER SAUCE a toothpick …1950 Amer. dial.
TIMBER STICK a toothpick …1965 Amer. dial.
TOOTH QUILL a toothpick, usually one made from a goose quill …1950 Amer. dial.