Tenon

2 Definitions of Tenon

The meaning of the word tenon, the definition of Tenon:

n. - A projecting member left by cutting away the wood around it, and made to insert into a mortise, and in this way secure together the parts of a frame; especially, such a member when it passes entirely through the thickness of the piece in which the mortise is cut, and shows on the other side. Cf. Tooth, Tusk.

v. t. - To cut or fit for insertion into a mortise, as the end of a piece of timber.


The word "tenon" uses 5 letters: E N N O T

Direct anagrams of tenon:

nonet tenno tonne

Words formed by adding one letter before or after tenon, or to tenon in any order:

b - bonnet   c - nocent   d - tendon   i - intone   k - nekton   p - ponent   r - tonner   s - nonets sonnet tenons tonnes   w - newton  

Shorter words found within tenon:

en eon et ne neo neon net no non none not note oe on one te ten to toe ton tone

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