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Definition of Taws

Taws
Taws Taws, n. [See Taw to beat.] A leather lash, or other instrument of punishment, used by a schoolmaster. [Written also tawes, tawis, and tawse.] [Scot.] Never use the taws when a gloom can do the turn. --Ramsay.
Taw
Taw Taw, n. Tow. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
Taw
Taw Taw, v. t. [Cf. Tew to tow, Tow, v. t.] To push; to tug; to tow. [Obs.] --Drayton.
Taw
Taw Taw, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tawed; p. pr. & vb. n. Tawing.] [OE. tawen, tewen, AS. t[=a]wian to prepare; cf. D. touwen, Goth. t[=e]wa order, taujan to do, and E. tool. [root]64. Cf. 1st Tew, Tow the coarse part of flax.] 1. To prepare or dress, as hemp, by beating; to tew; hence, to beat; to scourge. [Obs.] --Beau. & Fl. 2. To dress and prepare, as the skins of sheep, lambs, goats, and kids, for gloves, and the like, by imbuing them with alum, salt, and other agents, for softening and bleaching them.
Taw
Taw Taw, n. [Cf. AS. t[=a]w instrument.] 1. A large marble to be played with; also, a game at marbles. 2. A line or mark from which the players begin a game of marbles. [Colloq. U. S.]

Meaning of Taws from wikipedia

- adequately respond to a TAWS warning in 47% of cases. Several factors can still place aircraft at risk for CFIT accidents: older TAWS systems, deactivation...
- Taw, tav, or taf is the 22nd and final letter of the Semitic abjads, including Phoenician Tāw , Hebrew Tav ת‎, Aramaic Taw , Syriac Taw ܬ, and Arabic...
- Ashley Taws (born November 1, 1983) is a Canadian racing driver. Taws started racing at the age of nine when her father bought go-karts for her and her...
- system (TAWS). More advanced systems, introduced in 1996, are known as enhanced ground proximity warning systems (EGPWS), a modern type of TAWS. In the...
- Taw or TAW may refer to: Taw (letter), the twenty-second letter in many Semitic alphabets Taw (number), the collection of all cardinal numbers the shooter...
- Naypyidaw, officially spelled Nay Pyi Taw (Burmese: နေပြည်တော်; MLCTS: Nepranytau; pronounced [nèpjìdɔ̀] lit. 'Royal Capital'), is the capital and third-largest...
- EGPWS/TAWS where crew ignored or overrode warnings: the Mirosławiec air disaster and the Mount Salak Sukhoi Superjet 100 crash. In the latter case the TAWS...
- Taoism (/ˈtaʊɪzəm/), or Daoism (/ˈdaʊɪzəm/) can refer to either a current of philosophical thought (in the sense of "道家", pinyin: daojia) or a spiritual...
- (pronounced /ˈtiː/), plural tees. It is derived from the Semitic letters taw (ת, ܬ, ت) via the Gr**** letter τ (tau). In English, it is most commonly used...
- saying his signature lines "I tawt I taw a puddy tat!" and "I did! I did taw a puddy tat!" (Originally "I did! I taw a puddy tat!", but the extra "did"...