tam


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tam

 (tăm)
n.
A tam-o'-shanter.

tam

(tæm)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) short for tam-o'-shanter

tam

(tæm)

n.
a tam-o'-shanter.
[1890–1900; by shortening]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tam - a woolen cap of Scottish origintam - a woolen cap of Scottish origin  
cap - a tight-fitting headdress
References in classic literature ?
Nothing like it has been seen on earth since trembling Tam O'Shanter saw the devil and the witches at their orgies that stormy night in "Alloway's auld haunted kirk.
Daylight, dis tam you mek one beeg meestake," French Louis said, straightening up and stepping down from the chairs.
True, Anne could not help a little pang when she contrasted her plain black tam and shapeless, tight-sleeved, homemade gray-cloth coat with Diana's jaunty fur cap and smart little jacket.
All the horses bred here, both tam and wild, are rather small-sized, though generally in goo condition; and they have lost so much strength, that the are unfit to be used in taking wild cattle with the lazo: i consequence, it is necessary to go to the great expense o importing fresh horses from the Plata.
I don't mean to say it would be the case in all villages, but it certainly was so in this one: the village boys were full as manly and honest, and certainly purer, than those in a higher rank; and Tam got more harm from his equals in his first fortnight at a private school, where he went when he was nine years old, than he had from his village friends from the day he left Charity's apron-strings.
With the acquisition of all shares from TAM Milor, TAM Airlines will assume control over all of the TAM brands, integrating them to its group of assets through the investment made on TAM Milor.
LT: Can TAM customers take advantage of other Alliance members' frequent flyer/mileage programs?
Therefore, the present study was undertaken to examine the effects of exogenous administration of TAM on hormonal profile and sexual maturity in Indian native KN fowl.
TAM has been the leader in the Brazilian domestic market for more than four years, and held a 44.
TAM is presenting its financial statements in IFRS now ahead of the compulsory requirement in Brazil that registered companies present IFRS financial statements in their CVM filings for the financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2010.
TAM Director of Institutional Relations Paulo Castello Branco said he expects that a little relief is on the way for Brazil's airlines and customers, who have suffered through extensive ATC delays this fall owing to a work slowdown by controllers protesting the removal of some colleagues in the wake of the Sept.