Definition of tab :
1. A border of lace or other material, worn on the inner front edge of ladies' bonnets.
2. A loop for pulling or lifting something.
3. A loose pendent part of a lady's garment; esp., one of a series of pendent squares forming an edge or border.
4. A tag. See Tag, 2.
5. The flap or latchet of a shoe fastened with a string or a buckle.
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credit (part of speech: noun)
price (part of speech: noun)
- Tab, Henry, 59. Tab, J., 129. Talboys and Wheeler, 301. Talleur, Le, 29, 41. Taverner, N., 102. Taylor, William, 175. Thomas, T., 135. Thomlyn, A., 139. Thompson, G., 223. Tottell, Richard, 97, 102, 110, 113 sq. - "A Short History of English Printing, 1476-1898", Henry R. Plomer.
- The Clearing House assumes responsibility for all purchases and sales and, being actually liable, keeps close tab on every firm. - "Deep Furrows", Hopkins Moorhouse.
- He drew the suit up over the clothes he wore and closed the front with one pull of a metal tab. - "The Finding of Haldgren", Charles Willard Diffin.