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tassie

Line breaks: tas¦sie
Pronunciation: /ˈtasi
 
/

Definition of tassie in English:

noun

Scottish archaic
A small cup.
Example sentences
  • The demon drink is made almost respectable by giving it a friendly name - the amber nectar, the frothing bumper or the silver tassie, the blushful Hippocrene with beaded bubbles winking at the brim.

Origin

late 18th century: from tass + -ie.

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