tintack

[ tin-tak ]
/ ˈtɪnˌtæk /

noun British.

a short nail made of tin-plated iron.

Nearby words

  1. tinseltown,
  2. tinsmith,
  3. tinstone,
  4. tint,
  5. tint tool,
  6. tintagel head,
  7. tinter,
  8. tintinnabular,
  9. tintinnabulation,
  10. tintinnabulum

Origin of tintack

First recorded in 1830–40; tin + tack1

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