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tooth·y

 (to͞o′thē)
adj. tooth·i·er, tooth·i·est
Having or showing prominent teeth.

tooth′i·ly adv.

toothy

(ˈtuːθɪ)
adj, toothier or toothiest
having or showing numerous, large, or projecting teeth: a toothy grin.
ˈtoothily adv
ˈtoothiness n

tooth•y

(ˈtu θi, -ði)

adj. i•er, i•est.
having or displaying conspicuous teeth: a toothy smile.
[1520–30]
tooth′i•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.toothy - having or showing prominent teethtoothy - having or showing prominent teeth; "a toothy smile"
toothed - having teeth especially of a certain number or type; often used in combination; "saw-toothed"
Translations
بارِز الأسْنان، كاشِفٌ عن أسْنانِه
zubatý
bredt smil
csupa fog
tannber
dişlekdişlerini ortaya çıkaran

toothy

[ˈtʊθɪ] ADJ (toothier (compar) (toothiest (superl))) → dentudo
to give sb a toothy smilesonreír a algn enseñando mucho los dientes

toothy

[ˈtuːθi] adj [smile, grin] → carnassier

toothy

adj (+er) she’s a bit toothysie hat ein ziemliches Pferdegebiss (pej inf); he gave me a toothy smileer lachte mich an und zeigte dabei seine Zähne/Zahnlücken

toothy

[ˈtuːθɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (fam) → che ha una dentatura cavallina
to give sb a toothy smile → fare a qn un sorriso a trentadue denti

tooth

(tuːθ) nounplural teeth (tiːθ)
1. any of the hard, bone-like objects that grow in the mouth and are used for biting and chewing. He has had a tooth out at the dentist's.
2. something that looks or acts like a tooth. the teeth of a comb/saw.
teethe (tiːð) verb
(of a baby) to grow one's first teeth. He cries a lot because he's teething.
toothed adjective
having teeth. a toothed wheel.
ˈtoothless adjective
without teeth. a toothless old woman.
ˈtoothy adjective
showing a lot of teeth. a toothy grin.
ˈtoothache noun
a pain in a tooth. He has / is suffering from toothache.
ˈtoothbrush noun
a brush for cleaning the teeth.
ˈtoothpaste noun
a kind of paste used to clean the teeth. a tube of toothpaste.
ˈtoothpick noun
a small piece of wood, plastic etc for picking out food etc from between the teeth.
be/get etc long in the tooth
(of a person or animal) to be, become etc, old. I'm getting a bit long in the tooth to climb mountains.
a fine-tooth comb
a comb with the teeth set close together, for removing lice, dirt etc from hair etc.
a sweet tooth
a liking for sweet food. My friend has a sweet tooth.
tooth and nail
fiercely and with all one's strength. They fought tooth and nail.
References in classic literature ?
Evie replied: "Helen's right enough, but I can't stand the toothy one.
But the boys have just blown up C&A." A reply that made Esther Rantzen's toothy gurn stay frozen to this day.
"I still haven't come down to earth and there was quite a party afterwards," he said, flashing his famous toothy grin.
Anna Wintour, the editor of Vogue, once called her "toothy".
Fisheries consultant Chris was angling in swamps near Savannah, South Carolina, in the United States when the toothy terror turned the tables on him.
It lays on its side with a toothy grin frozen on its face.
The rage was over when Dumas's set was done; his toothy smile was there for all to see.
Poem for Doddy A famous son of Liverpool Is up there with the best He made us laugh for 70 years I think he's earned a rest The King of the jam-buttie mines The squire of Knotty Ash The leader of the Diddymen He'd always have a bash Famous for his toothy grin Tatty 'ed and tickling stick Rapid-fire repertoire Of humour lightning quick We'll never have again those shows An epic four hour stint So farewell Mick the Marmaliser Farewell Dicky Mint Farewell Kenneth Arthur Dodd Honours unsurmounted Sausage knotter, artists model Famous failed accountant Happiness he brought us Unequalled by his peers Sadder is the world he's left 'Tears for souvenirs.' by Tommy Dewhurst, Lydiate
Narrow eyes as if peering into the distance, tilt head, twitch lips a little but, for heaven's sake, don't give a toothy grin.
Those toothy features are similar to some seen in present-day tardigrades, or water bears (SN: 7/26/14, p.
After all, hippo skin evolved warding off the bone-crushing chomps of rivals and the toothy bites of crocs.