from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A type of paper-thin tin plate.
- n. Tinfoil used as a backing for mirrors.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Thin tin plate
- n. Tin foil for mirrors.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Thin tin plate; also, tin foil for mirrors.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A thin plate; a tagger; tin-foil for mirrors.
The essence of Whacky Br*tain is that a knife is a tool for a form of free expression that is misunderstood by the population at large and the reactionary media, and police officers merely the nasty men and women who seek to deny Br*tain’s troubled youth that avenue for the inner self.
Also called the tain proper cell metabolism and tissue health. levels in blueberries are particularly high.
Yet 'tain't being dead -- it's my awful dread of the icy grave that pains;
Bo weevil told the farmer that "I 'tain't got ticket fare",
Jail house ain't no plaything, b'lieve me, 'tain't no lie
As for where you are moving-'tain't none of my bidnuss nohow!
Meanwhile, 'tain't fit night out for man nor beast.
I wish I had a home I could really call my own to ask you to, but 'tain't never been so I could.
But the Kuklos ought to train 'em better, you know; 'tain't natural not to stare when a lunatic cuts loose in public.
Even more nerve-racking was the sight of the moun'tain's cone-shaped summit rising steeply away to their left.