A malformation which restricts the movement of the tongue and causes a speech impediment.
More example sentences
- In the past, it was common for doctors to treat tongue tie by cutting the frenulum, a minor surgical procedure.
- Once she established the tongue tie, she gave him a pacifier dipped in sugar water, grabbed his tongue with a some gauze, injected just a bit of lidocaine, then snipped it.
Definition of tongue tie in:
- The US English dictionary