[tan-tl-uh s] /ˈtæn tl əs/
a long-tailed African monkey, Cercopithecus tantalus (or C. aethiops tantalus), of central African grasslands, having a long face framed by upswept whiskers.
adjective 1. equivalent, as in value, force, effect, or signification: His angry speech was tantamount to a declaration of war. adjective 1. (postpositive) foll by to. as good (as); equivalent in effect (to): his statement was tantamount to an admission of guilt
noun 1. a blast of a trumpet or horn. 2. any similar sound. noun 1. a blast, as on a trumpet or horn
adverb 1. at full gallop: to ride tantivy. adjective 2. swift; rapid. noun, plural tantivies. 3. a gallop; rush. interjection 4. (used as a hunting cry when the chase is at full speed.) adverb 1. at full speed; rapidly noun 2. (pl) -tivies. a hunting cry, esp at full gallop interjection 3. a hunting cry, […]
French. 1. so much the better. uknown 1. so much the better