Definition of give tongue in English:

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give tongue

1(Of hounds) bark, especially on finding a scent.
Example sentences
  • The unseen hounds gave tongue; the clamor of the beaters grew louder.
1.1Express one’s feelings or opinions freely, sometimes objectionably so.
See parent entry: tongue
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