verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of tusk
Examples from the Web for tusk
In the film world, it was really Kevin Smith who brought Osment back into the fold with Tusk.
Johnny Depp has a pretty sizeable role in Tusk as the Montreal private eye Guy LaPointe.Kevin Smith's Marijuanaissance: On 'Tusk,' 'Falling Out' with Ben Affleck, and 20 Years of 'Clerks'|Marlow Stern|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The first sequence of the show was set to "Tusk" by Fleetwood Mac.‘The Americans’ Showrunners Dissect the Secrets of Season 2|Andrew Romano|February 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As a patron of Tusk Trust, a conservation charity, Williamtravelled to Botswana in 2010 to raise awareness of the issue.Charles, William and Tyke Launch Fresh Anti-Poaching Campaign|Tom Sykes|May 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The film aims to raise awareness and funds for Tusk Trust, a UK-based conservation charity, of which Prince William is patron.William and Kate Out and About as First Anniversary Approaches|Tom Sykes|April 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And then repeated his other question: "Was Tusk much unruly?"Sunlight Patch|Credo Fitch Harris
I recognized Odysseus myself by the well-known scar made by the boar's tusk.
Close to the human bones lay the tusk and the shoulder-blade of a Mammoth.Prehistoric Man|W. L. H. Duckworth
The balls are perfect spheres turned out of the centre of the tusk.
Susie Peters told her what a tusk is, and showed her a picture of a cruel hag that had one.Miss Santa Claus of the Pullman|Annie Fellows Johnston
British Dictionary definitions for tusk
Word Origin for tusk
Word Origin and History for tusk
Old English tux, tusc, cognate with Old Frisian tusk, probably from Proto-Germanic *tunthskaz (cf. Gothic tunþus "tooth"), extended form of the root of tooth. But there are no certain cognates outside Anglo-Frisian.