a torn piece hanging loose from the main part, as of a garment or flag.
a separate torn piece; shred.
tatters, torn or ragged clothing:
dressed in rags and tatters.
verb (used with object)
to tear or wear to tatters.
verb (used without object)
to become ragged.
a person who does tatting, especially as an occupation.
to make or become ragged or worn to shreds
(pl) torn or ragged pieces, esp of material
torn to pieces; in shreds
destroyed or ruined
noun 1. a pattern of squares formed by colored crossbars on a solid-color, usually light background. 2. a fabric with this pattern. adjective 3. having this pattern or made of such fabric: a tattersall vest. noun 1. a fabric, sometimes brightly coloured, having stripes or bars in a checked or squared pattern (as modifier): a […]
noun 1. tatty2 . noun, plural tatties. 1. (in India) a screen, usually made of coarse, fragrant fibers, placed over a window or door and kept moistened with water in order to cool and deodorize the room. noun (pl) -ties 1. a Scot or dialect word for potato adjective -tier, -tiest 1. (mainly Brit) worn […]
/ˌtætɪˈboɡəl/ noun 1. (Scot) a scarecrow
/ˈtætɪˈpiːlɪn/ adjective 1. (Central Scot, dialect) (esp of speech) highfalutin, affected, or pretentious