the Tamil Tigers, a Sri Lankan Tamil separatist movement founded in the early 1970s that seeks to establish an independent Tamil homeland (Tamil Eelam) in northern Sri Lanka
noun 1. a comedy (1594?) by Shakespeare.
noun, plural tamises [tam-eez, -uh-siz] /ˈtæm iz, -ə sɪz/ (Show IPA) 1. a worsted cloth mesh constructed in open weave and having a corded face, used as a sieve or strainer. noun (pl) -ises (-ɪz; -ɪsɪz) 1. a less common word for tammy3 (sense 1)
adjective 1. pertaining to, involving, or characteristic of the membership or methods of Tammany Hall. noun 2. Tammany Hall.
noun 1. a Democratic political organization in New York City, founded in 1789 as a fraternal benevolent society (Tammany Society) and associated especially in the late 1800s and early 1900s with corruption and abuse of power. 2. the building in which the Tammany organization had its headquarters. Tammany Hall /ˈtæmənɪ/ noun 1. (US, politics) the […]