noun Chiefly Scot.

Origin of tassie

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Historical Examples of tassie

  • All other likenesses of Smith are founded on those of Tassie and Kay.

  • The lucky ticket was held by a London connoisseur named Tassie.

  • Most of the work is in the antique taste, and is occasionally adorned with classical heads in the manner of Wedgwood and Tassie.


    H. Clifford Smith,

  • However that may be, Tassie executed in later days two different medallions of Smith.

  • Among other relics of Smith that are still extant are four medallions by Tassie, which very probably hung in his library.

British Dictionary definitions for tassie



noun plural -sies Australian informal

a native or inhabitant of Tasmania
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