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tat·too1

tattoo1

 
pronunciation:
tae tu
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
inflections: tattoos
definition: a picture, pattern, or other marking made on the skin with needles. The needles put colors into the skin. Tattoos are very difficult to remove.
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part of speech: verb
inflections: tattoos, tattooing, tattooed
definition: to make a picture, pattern, or other marking, by pricking with needles that insert colors.
She tattooed a design on his arm.
 
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derivations: tattooer (n.), tattooist (n.)