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'Mike Shefler' via Dixonary August 2nd, 2022 11:19 AM

[Dixonary] Round 3271 vote for tanbaste
 
Here are 10 definitions for TANBASTE, one of which came from a respectable
dictionary.
Vote for your two favorites no later than 10 AM, EDT, Thursday, August 4.

1. a light weight highly maneuverable French tank manufactured by
Renault in WW2.

2. the move in Morris Dancing where diagonal partners hit sticks.

3. the widespread belief that the temple bell is sounded to invite the
deity to accept the worship and prayers in the Hindu temple: "I ring
this bell indicating the invocation of divinity, so that virtuous and
noble forces enter (my home and heart); and the demonic and evil
forces from within and without, depart".

4. a strong poison formerly used in Madagascar to determine the guilt or
otherwise of crime suspects.

5. the bark of the oak, and some other trees, bruised and broken by a
mill, for tanning hides; so called both before and after it has been
used.

6. in wrestling, the practice of trying to make people believe that
wrestlers are particular characters, when in fact they are only
pretending to be those characters.

7. to blacken, make dirty, smut, smudge. Also in figurative context.

8. the name given by Cornish miners to the native tungstate of iron and
manganese; wolfram.

9. a male brothel attendant.

10. unruly behavior.


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Tim B August 2nd, 2022 11:53 AM

Re: [Dixonary] Round 3271 vote for tanbaste
 
5 and 8, please.

Best wishes,
Tim Bourne.

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Judy Madnick August 2nd, 2022 11:57 AM

RE: [Dixonary] Round 3271 vote for tanbaste
 
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I don't believe any of them, but if I want to play the game, I have to choose two:



 



5.  the bark of the oak, and some other trees, bruised and broken by a
mill, for tanning hides; so called both before and after it has been
used.



 



and



 



7.  to blacken, make dirty, smut, smudge. Also in figurative context. 



 



Judy Madnick





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Tim Lodge August 2nd, 2022 12:12 PM

[Dixonary] Round 3271 vote for tanbaste
 
I didn’t see the one I expected to see - "to apply sun cream liberally", so
I'll go for 5 and 8, please.

5. the bark of the oak, and some other trees, bruised and
broken by a mill, for tanning hides; so called both before and after it has
been used.

8. the name given by Cornish miners to the native tungstate
of iron and manganese; wolfram.

--Tim L

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John Barrs August 2nd, 2022 01:05 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Round 3271 vote for tanbaste
 
#4 and #7 please

*JohnnyB*

On Tue, 2 Aug 2022 at 16:19, 'Mike Shefler' via Dixonary <
dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com> wrote:

> Here are 10 definitions for TANBASTE, one of which came from a respectable
> dictionary.
> Vote for your two favorites no later than 10 AM, EDT, Thursday, August 4.
>
> 1. a light weight highly maneuverable French tank manufactured by
> Renault in WW2.
>
> 2. the move in Morris Dancing where diagonal partners hit sticks.
>
> 3. the widespread belief that the temple bell is sounded to invite the
> deity to accept the worship and prayers in the Hindu temple: "I ring
> this bell indicating the invocation of divinity, so that virtuous and
> noble forces enter (my home and heart); and the demonic and evil
> forces from within and without, depart".
>
> 4. a strong poison formerly used in Madagascar to determine the guilt or
> otherwise of crime suspects.
>
> 5. the bark of the oak, and some other trees, bruised and broken by a
> mill, for tanning hides; so called both before and after it has been
> used.
>
> 6. in wrestling, the practice of trying to make people believe that
> wrestlers are particular characters, when in fact they are only
> pretending to be those characters.
>
> 7. to blacken, make dirty, smut, smudge. Also in figurative context.
>
> 8. the name given by Cornish miners to the native tungstate of iron and
> manganese; wolfram.
>
> 9. a male brothel attendant.
>
> 10. unruly behavior.
>
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Paul Keating August 2nd, 2022 01:39 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Round 3271 vote for tanbaste
 
4 & 5.

P

On Tue, 2 Aug 2022, 17:19 'Mike Shefler' via Dixonary, <
dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com> wrote:

> Here are 10 definitions for TANBASTE, one of which came from a respectable
> dictionary.
> Vote for your two favorites no later than 10 AM, EDT, Thursday, August 4.
>
> 1. a light weight highly maneuverable French tank manufactured by
> Renault in WW2.
>
> 2. the move in Morris Dancing where diagonal partners hit sticks.
>
> 3. the widespread belief that the temple bell is sounded to invite the
> deity to accept the worship and prayers in the Hindu temple: "I ring
> this bell indicating the invocation of divinity, so that virtuous and
> noble forces enter (my home and heart); and the demonic and evil
> forces from within and without, depart".
>
> 4. a strong poison formerly used in Madagascar to determine the guilt or
> otherwise of crime suspects.
>
> 5. the bark of the oak, and some other trees, bruised and broken by a
> mill, for tanning hides; so called both before and after it has been
> used.
>
> 6. in wrestling, the practice of trying to make people believe that
> wrestlers are particular characters, when in fact they are only
> pretending to be those characters.
>
> 7. to blacken, make dirty, smut, smudge. Also in figurative context.
>
> 8. the name given by Cornish miners to the native tungstate of iron and
> manganese; wolfram.
>
> 9. a male brothel attendant.
>
> 10. unruly behavior.
>
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Chowie August 2nd, 2022 03:59 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Round 3271 vote for tanbaste
 
9 and 10 because none are believable.

On Tue, Aug 2, 2022, 11:19 AM 'Mike Shefler' via Dixonary <
dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com> wrote:

> Here are 10 definitions for TANBASTE, one of which came from a respectable
> dictionary.
> Vote for your two favorites no later than 10 AM, EDT, Thursday, August 4.
>
> 1. a light weight highly maneuverable French tank manufactured by
> Renault in WW2.
>
> 2. the move in Morris Dancing where diagonal partners hit sticks.
>
> 3. the widespread belief that the temple bell is sounded to invite the
> deity to accept the worship and prayers in the Hindu temple: "I ring
> this bell indicating the invocation of divinity, so that virtuous and
> noble forces enter (my home and heart); and the demonic and evil
> forces from within and without, depart".
>
> 4. a strong poison formerly used in Madagascar to determine the guilt or
> otherwise of crime suspects.
>
> 5. the bark of the oak, and some other trees, bruised and broken by a
> mill, for tanning hides; so called both before and after it has been
> used.
>
> 6. in wrestling, the practice of trying to make people believe that
> wrestlers are particular characters, when in fact they are only
> pretending to be those characters.
>
> 7. to blacken, make dirty, smut, smudge. Also in figurative context.
>
> 8. the name given by Cornish miners to the native tungstate of iron and
> manganese; wolfram.
>
> 9. a male brothel attendant.
>
> 10. unruly behavior.
>
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Shani Naylor August 3rd, 2022 01:51 AM

Re: [Dixonary] Round 3271 vote for tanbaste
 
2 & 7 for me

On Wed, 3 Aug 2022, 3:19 AM 'Mike Shefler' via Dixonary, <
dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com> wrote:

> Here are 10 definitions for TANBASTE, one of which came from a respectable
> dictionary.
> Vote for your two favorites no later than 10 AM, EDT, Thursday, August 4.
>
> 1. a light weight highly maneuverable French tank manufactured by
> Renault in WW2.
>
> 2. the move in Morris Dancing where diagonal partners hit sticks.
>
> 3. the widespread belief that the temple bell is sounded to invite the
> deity to accept the worship and prayers in the Hindu temple: "I ring
> this bell indicating the invocation of divinity, so that virtuous and
> noble forces enter (my home and heart); and the demonic and evil
> forces from within and without, depart".
>
> 4. a strong poison formerly used in Madagascar to determine the guilt or
> otherwise of crime suspects.
>
> 5. the bark of the oak, and some other trees, bruised and broken by a
> mill, for tanning hides; so called both before and after it has been
> used.
>
> 6. in wrestling, the practice of trying to make people believe that
> wrestlers are particular characters, when in fact they are only
> pretending to be those characters.
>
> 7. to blacken, make dirty, smut, smudge. Also in figurative context.
>
> 8. the name given by Cornish miners to the native tungstate of iron and
> manganese; wolfram.
>
> 9. a male brothel attendant.
>
> 10. unruly behavior.
>
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Daniel B Widdis August 3rd, 2022 03:01 AM

Re: [Dixonary] Round 3271 vote for tanbaste
 
4 and 7 are the only believable ones in the bunch.



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Efrem Mallach August 3rd, 2022 03:41 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Round 3271 vote for tanbaste
 
None of them seem plausible, including my own. However, to quote Judy M., "if I want to play the game, I have to choose two," so I'll go with 7 and 8.

Efrem

> On Aug 2, 2022, at 11:19 AM, 'Mike Shefler' via Dixonary <dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com> wrote:
>
> Here are 10 definitions for TANBASTE, one of which came from a respectable dictionary.
> Vote for your two favorites no later than 10 AM, EDT, Thursday, August 4.
>
>
>
> 7. to blacken, make dirty, smut, smudge. Also in figurative context.
>
> 8. the name given by Cornish miners to the native tungstate of iron and manganese; wolfram.


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