- an animal with tusks, as an elephant or a wild boar.
Origin of tusker
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Examples from the Web for tusker
He was soon left far behind, while the tusker charged onward.
Fortunately the jungle helped the mahowt by hiding the tusker from view.
"Yer looked it," retorted Tusker, his face scowling horribly.
But to give the bare truth, Tusker Joe was by no means easy in his mind.
Tusker Joe had a conscience at this day, and it smote him just then harder than all else.
- any animal with prominent tusks, esp a wild boar or elephant
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