gap-toothed


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gap-toothed

 (găp′to͞otht′)
adj.
Having a noticeable or prominent space between the teeth, especially the upper front teeth.

gap-toothed

adj
(Dentistry) having wide spaces between the teeth

gap′-toothed`



adj.
having noticeable space between adjacent teeth, usu. front teeth.
[1560–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.gap-toothed - having widely spaced teeth; "his gap-toothed grin"
toothed - having teeth especially of a certain number or type; often used in combination; "saw-toothed"
Translations

gap-toothed

[ˈgæpˈtuːθt] ADJ (= with gaps between teeth) → con los dientes separados; (= with teeth missing) → desdentado, con la dentadura llena de huecos, al/a la que le faltan varios dientes
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She involuntarily closed her eyes again, but in vain; she fancied that she still saw through the rosy lids that gnome's mask, one-eyed and gap-toothed.
Even the ribaldry of the low characters is different: the Reeve, the Miller, and the Cook are several men, and distinguished from each other as much as the mincing Lady- Prioress and the broad-speaking, gap-toothed Wife of Bath.
Linton's claims of bonding with "a smiling gap-toothed child with HIV whose greatest joy was to sit on my lap and drink from a bottle of Coca-Cola" also spawned a parody Twitter account in the name of Zimba - the child's purported name.
Wearing a baseball cap and holding a paper baseball, Yamato waved at journalists and well wishers gathered in front of the hospital on Tuesday, occasionally flashing a gap-toothed smile.
Connie first found fame as the gap-toothed six-year-old who sang Over The Rainbow on BGT, winning praise even from cynical Simon Cowell.
NOBBY STILES Gap-toothed midfield enforcer famously danced a jig holding the Jules Rimet trophy.
The World Cup winning footballer, famous for his gap-toothed jig around Wembley in 1966 with the Jules Rimet trophy after helping Alf Ramsey's England side to a 4-2 World Cup final win, was also diagnosed with prostate cancer two years ago.
He lost two front teeth during the battle and had teammate Matt Giteau tweeting a memorable photograph of them (above) and saying that gap-toothed Halfpenny now "smiles like a piano".
A freckled little girl with copper-coloured ringlets and a gap-toothed smile.
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The conductor is the second of the Phil's four Artists in Residence, and despite not being as high profile as the inaugural incumbent Bryn Terfel (the hall was disappointingly gap-toothed, for whatever reason, last night) he's hugely enS tertaining in his own fashion.