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taut

EN[tɔːt] [tɑt] [-ɔːt]
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WTaut
  • A taut object is one under tension.
  • Taut is also a surname, and may refer to:
  • Bruno Taut (1880–1938), prolific German architect, urban planner and author
  • Max Taut (1884–1967), German architect
  • Taut may also refer to:
  • Taut International, sports drink company acquired by A.G. Barr
  • TAUT, an acronym, may refer to:
  • Tramways and Urban Transit, a monthly magazine published in the UK
  • The complement of the SAT-problem; testing if a formula is a tautology, known to be co-NP-complete.

    Definition of taut in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMtauterSUPtautestPREtaut-
    1. Tight; under tension, as in a rope or bow string.
      1. Experiencing stress or anxiety.
        1. Containing only relevant parts, brief and controlled.
        • Word Lists (This word is listed in the following word lists)
          1. Wiktionary : Frequency lists 10001-20000
          2. SCOWL (And Friends) : Alan Beale, 12dicts 4.0 Compiled from 3 ESL Dictionaries
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives

          Other Vocabulary

          Look-Alike Words
          1. en tact
          2. fr tact
          3. en tout
          4. fr tout
          5. en taunt
          Related Links:
          1. en tautology
          2. en tautological
          3. en taut-
          4. en tauten
          5. en tautog
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Grammatically, this word "taut" is an adjective.
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