"tan" Definition

  1. to beat or thrash; “I’ll TAN your hide,” _i.e._, I’ll give you a good beating.
  2. an order to pull.—_Anglo-Indian._

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Position in the dictionary: 3591 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: tanner, tanny, tantrems, tantrums, tap the admiral, tap-tub, tape, taper, tar-brush, tar-out
Previous words in the dictionary: tallyman, tally, tall, talking, talk shop, take it out, take in, take beef, take, tail-down

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