verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of tong1
Related formstong·er, noun
Definition for tong (2 of 2)
Origin of tong2
Examples from the Web for tong
Senator Christopher Dodd of Connecticut and Senator Mitch McConnell of Wherever are going at it hammer and tong.
Tonga, tong′ga, n. a light two-wheeled cart for four, in use in Burma.
The junction of the two bars (j) of the after tong with the “lang wagen” is shown more distinctly.
It doesn't look like a place for a Tong row with Chinese pirates, though, does it?Moran of the Lady Letty|Frank Norris
British Dictionary definitions for tong (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for tong (2 of 2)
Word Origin for tong
Idioms and Phrases with tong
see hammer and tongs.