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  • The official news agency of the former Soviet Union, renamed ITAR-Tass in 1992.


Russian acronym, from Telegrafnoe agentstvo Sovetskogo Soyuza 'Telegraphic Agency of the Soviet Union'.

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Word of the day skosh
Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
a small amount; a little

There are 2 definitions of Tass in English:


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Scottish archaic
  • 1A cup or small goblet.
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    • She stopped only for a sip of sherry from the crystal tass on the countertop.
  • 1.1A small draught of an alcoholic drink: a tass of brandy
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    • Alan helped me to a chair and called for a tass of brandy.


late 15th century: from Old French tasse 'cup', via Arabic from Persian tašt 'bowl'.