Home   Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus  Customize   Spruce   Help


List phrases that spell out tack 

Jump to: General, Art, Business, Computing, Medicine, Miscellaneous, Religion, Science, Slang, Sports, Tech, Phrases 

We found 61 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word tack:
Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "tack" is defined.

General dictionaries General (36 matching dictionaries)
  1. tack: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. tack, tack, tack, tack: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. tack, tack, tack: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. tack: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. tack: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. tack, tack: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Tack, tack: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. tack: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Tack: InfoVisual Visual Dictionary [home, info]
  10. Tack, tack: Wiktionary [home, info]
  11. tack: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  12. tack: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. tack: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. tack: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. tack (1), tack (2), tack (3): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. tack: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. tack: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. tack: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  19. TACK, Tack (sail), Tack (sailing), Tack (sewing), Tack (square sail), Tack: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  20. tack: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  21. Tack: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  22. tack: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  23. tack: Rhymezone [home, info]
  24. tack: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  25. tack: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  26. Tack: American-Britih Dictionary [home, info]
  27. tack: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  28. tack: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  29. tack: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  30. tack: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  31. Tack, tack: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  32. Tack: The Word Detective [home, info]
  33. tack: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  34. tack: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tack: Cook's Thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. tack: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  2. TACK: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  3. Tack (sailing), tack: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  4. tack: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Tack (sailing), tack: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tack: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. TACK: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. tack: A Word A Day [home, info]
  3. tack: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tack: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. tack: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. tack: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  2. Tack: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (11 matching dictionaries)
  1. tack: Book Binding [home, info]
  2. Tack: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. TACK: Glossary of Composite Terms [home, info]
  4. Tack: K & A glossary [home, info]
  5. Tack: Fiberglass Glossary [home, info]
  6. Tack: Paper Making [home, info]
  7. TACK: Industry Terms for Fiberglass [home, info]
  8. tack: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  9. Tack: Urban Conservation Glossary [home, info]
  10. Tack: Latitude Mexico [home, info]
  11. Tack: Latitude Mexico [home, info]

(Note: See tacks for more definitions.)

Quick definitions from Macmillan (
American English Definition British English Definition

Provided by

Quick definitions from WordNet (tack)

noun:  sailing a zigzag course
noun:  (nautical) the act of changing tack
noun:  a short nail with a sharp point and a large head
noun:  the heading or position of a vessel relative to the trim of its sails
noun:  (nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind
noun:  gear for a horse
verb:  fasten with tacks ("Tack the notice on the board")
verb:  turn into the wind ("The sailors decided to tack the boat")
verb:  reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)
verb:  sew together loosely, with large stitches
verb:  fix to; attach
verb:  make by putting pieces together ("He tacked together some verses")
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #10970)

▸ Also see tacks
Word origin

Words similar to tack

Usage examples for tack

Idioms related to tack (New!)

Popular adjectives describing tack

Words that often appear near tack

Rhymes of tack

Invented words related to tack

Phrases that include tack:   tie tack, tailors tack, bar tack, to hold tack, tack driver, more...

Words similar to tack:   mainsheet, saddlery, sheet, shroud, tacked, tacker, tacking, stable gear, wear ship, weather sheet, more...

Search for tack on Google or Wikipedia

Search completed in 0.074 seconds.

Home   Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus  Customize  Privacy   API   Spruce   Help