Synonyms of tooth


1. tooth, bone, os

usage: hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense

2. tooth, projection

usage: something resembling the tooth of an animal

3. tooth, structure, anatomical structure, complex body part, bodily structure, body structure

usage: toothlike structure in invertebrates found in the mouth or alimentary canal or on a shell

4. tooth, means, agency, way

usage: a means of enforcement; "the treaty had no teeth in it"

5. tooth, projection

usage: one of a number of uniform projections on a gear

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Definition and meaning of tooth (Dictionary)