verb (used with object)
Origin of tampon
Examples from the Web for tampon
Feeling that we should shortly get the order to advance, I resolved to secure some souvenir of Tampon, as we called him.Mated from the Morgue|John Augustus O'Shea
British Dictionary definitions for tampon
Word Origin for tampon
Word Origin and History for tampon
1848, from French tampon, from Middle French tampon "plug" (see tampion). Tampax, proprietary name registered in U.S. 1932, is based on tampon.