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tassel

tas·sel

tassel

 
pronunciation:
tae sl
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb, intransitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a pendant ornament made of a bunch of threads or cords of equal length that are tied together at one end and hang free at the other.
similar words:
fringe, tuft
definition 2: something resembling this, such as the blossom at the top of a corn plant.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: tasseled, tasseling, tassels
definition: to provide or ornament with tassels.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to put forth tassels, as corn.