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English definition of “-tongued”


suffix     /-tʌŋd/
used to form adjectives that describe the way someone uses words to express their ideas and feelings : Coleman plays the part of the sharp - tongued (= severe and critical ) lawyer . He was younger than her, in his forties , and had a silver - tongued charm (= said charming things).Ways of talking
(Definition of -tongued suffix from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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