noun, plural tangos.
a ballroom dance of Latin-American origin, danced by couples, and having many varied steps, figures, and poses.
music for this dance.
a word used in communications to represent the letter T.
verb (used without object), tangoed, tangoing.
to dance the tango.
noun (pl) -gos
a Latin American dance in duple time, characterized by long gliding steps and sudden pauses
a piece of music composed for or in the rhythm of this dance
verb -goes, -going, -goed
(intransitive) to perform this dance
(communications) a code word for the letter t
A sensual ballroom dance that originated in South America in the early twentieth century.
noun 1. temple orange.
[tang-goh-ri-sep-ter] /ˈtæŋ goʊ rɪˌsɛp tər/ noun, Physiology, Biology. 1. a receptor stimulated by touch. tangoreceptor tan·go·re·cep·tor (tāng’gō-rĭ-sěp’tər) n. A cutaneous receptor that responds to touch and pressure.
- Tang out
noun 1. a Chinese puzzle consisting of a square cut into five triangles, a square, and a rhomboid, which can be combined so as to form a great variety of other figures. noun 1. a Chinese puzzle in which a square, cut into a parallelogram, a square, and five triangles, is formed into figures