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Meaning of "tatter" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD TATTER

Of Scandinavian origin; compare Icelandic töturr rag, Old English tættec, Old High German zæter rag.
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PRONUNCIATION OF TATTER

tatter  [ˈtætə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TATTER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Tatter is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb tatter in English.

WHAT DOES TATTER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of tatter in the English dictionary

The definition of tatter in the dictionary is to make or become ragged or worn to shreds. Other definition of tatter is torn or ragged pieces, esp of material.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO TATTER

PRESENT

Present
I tatter
you tatter
he/she/it tatters
we tatter
you tatter
they tatter
Present continuous
I am tattering
you are tattering
he/she/it is tattering
we are tattering
you are tattering
they are tattering
Present perfect
I have tattered
you have tattered
he/she/it has tattered
we have tattered
you have tattered
they have tattered
Present perfect continuous
I have been tattering
you have been tattering
he/she/it has been tattering
we have been tattering
you have been tattering
they have been tattering
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I tattered
you tattered
he/she/it tattered
we tattered
you tattered
they tattered
Past continuous
I was tattering
you were tattering
he/she/it was tattering
we were tattering
you were tattering
they were tattering
Past perfect
I had tattered
you had tattered
he/she/it had tattered
we had tattered
you had tattered
they had tattered
Past perfect continuous
I had been tattering
you had been tattering
he/she/it had been tattering
we had been tattering
you had been tattering
they had been tattering
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will tatter
you will tatter
he/she/it will tatter
we will tatter
you will tatter
they will tatter
Future continuous
I will be tattering
you will be tattering
he/she/it will be tattering
we will be tattering
you will be tattering
they will be tattering
Future perfect
I will have tattered
you will have tattered
he/she/it will have tattered
we will have tattered
you will have tattered
they will have tattered
Future perfect continuous
I will have been tattering
you will have been tattering
he/she/it will have been tattering
we will have been tattering
you will have been tattering
they will have been tattering
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would tatter
you would tatter
he/she/it would tatter
we would tatter
you would tatter
they would tatter
Conditional continuous
I would be tattering
you would be tattering
he/she/it would be tattering
we would be tattering
you would be tattering
they would be tattering
Conditional perfect
I would have tatter
you would have tatter
he/she/it would have tatter
we would have tatter
you would have tatter
they would have tatter
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been tattering
you would have been tattering
he/she/it would have been tattering
we would have been tattering
you would have been tattering
they would have been tattering
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you tatter
we let´s tatter
you tatter
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to tatter
Past participle
tattered
Present Participle
tattering
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TATTER


batter
ˈbætə
blatter
ˈblætə
chatter
ˈtʃætə
combater
ˈkɒmbætə
condensed-matter
kənˈdenstˌmætə
Fatah
ˈfætə
flatter
ˈflætə
hatter
ˈhætə
kata
ˈkætə
Kenyatta
kɛnˈjætə
latter
ˈlætə
matter
ˈmætə
matters
ˈmætə
parramatta
ˌpærəˈmætə
patter
ˈpætə
platter
ˈplætə
regatta
rɪˈɡætə
scatter
ˈskætə
shatter
ˈʃætə
splatter
ˈsplætə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TATTER

tatted
tatterdemalion
tatterdemallion
tattered
tatters
tattersall
Tattersall´s
tattie
tattie-bogle
tattie-peelin
tattier
tatties
tattiest
tattily
tattiness
tatting
tattle
tattler
tattletale
tattlingly

WORDS THAT END LIKE TATTER

better
condensed matter
dark matter
fatter
fly swatter
for that matter
formatter
front matter
no laughing matter
no matter
organic matter
pancake batter
ratter
seafood platter
slatter
spatter
squatter
subject matter
the fact of the matter
the matter
white matter

Synonyms and antonyms of tatter in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «tatter» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TATTER

Find out the translation of tatter to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of tatter from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «tatter» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

tatter
570 millions of speakers

English

tatter
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

चिथड़ा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الخرقة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

лохмотья
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

tatter
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ছেঁড়া টুকরা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

loque
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tatter
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Fetzen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

タター
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

태터
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tingkah
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

miếng vụn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கந்தல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फाटणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

çaput
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

brandello
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

tatter
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

лахміття
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Tatter
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

tatter
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

aftakelen
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

tatter
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

tatter
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of tatter

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TATTER»

The term «tatter» is regularly used and occupies the 107.704 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TATTER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about tatter

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TATTER»

Discover the use of tatter in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to tatter and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Tatter's Treasure Chest
Over 100 tatting designs from long out-of-print thread company leaflets, ranging from tiny coasters to a checkerboard luncheon set, plus elegant collars, tracery patterns for doilies and luncheon mats, and beautiful edgings for pillow cases ...
Mary Carolyn Waldrep, 2012
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A Tatter of Scarlet: Adventurous Episodes of the Commune in ...
Adventurous Episodes of the Commune in the Midi, 1871 Samuel Rutherford Crockett. CHAPTER XXXII “ READY ! ” CHAPTER XXXIII “ HELL UPSIDE DOWN ! ” CHAPTER XXXIV THE PASSING 0F KELLER BEY CHAPTER XXXV A CAPTAIN ...
Samuel Rutherford Crockett, 1913
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The Citrus Industry, Volume IV:
Presently, tatter-leaf virus seems to be of no economic importance, but as with all citrus viruses it is advisable to avoid its increase and distribution. It is now evident that in recent studies of mechanical transmission and virus purification, ...
Walter Reuther, 1978
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The pictorial edition of the Book of common prayer. To which ...
Page 466 Initial tatter— Pa. i. v. 3. 467 Initial Letter— Pi. ii v. 9. 468 Initial Letter— Pa. iii. v. 1. David mourning. 468 Initial Letter— Pa. iv. v. 8. Shimri cursing David. 469 In. Let.— Pa.v. v 6.11. Ahithophel 470 Initial Letter— Pa. vi. v. 6. 471 Initial ...
Henry Stebbing, 1838
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Diseases of Fruits and Vegetables: Diagnosis and Management
The tatter leaf disease of citrus, induced by the citrus tatter leaf virus (CTLV) was first described by Wallace and Drake (1962) as a transmissible disease which caused mottling and tattering of the margins of leaves in Citrus excelsa indicator  ...
Naqvi, S.A.M.H. Naqvi, 2004
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the ...
Free-stone, ochre and C03I abound ; hut )» tatter is :,ot wrought. 1 here are several cha- Arate springs formerly famous for curing scurvy. hk population, in 1801, was 316. There is a anarkable cascade in it. The annual produce is Kmjtcd at ...
‎1816
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The Preferential Treatment of the Actual Settler in the ...
Manufactured in the United States of America Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Tatter, Henry. The preferential treatment of the actual settler in the primary disposition of the vacant lands in the United States to l8Ul.
Henry Tatter, 1979
8
Harry Keogh: Necroscope and Other Weird Heroes!
“Two things," Tatter shouted back, staggering, repelled by his own voice like a cannon recoiling from a shot. And Hero could almost hear his lowmuttered curses . "Hold it, hold it." Hero waved a ceasefire. “I'll come down." He stood up, slid on ...
Brian Lumley, 2007
9
The Mystery of Swordfish Reef
His appearance tallied closely with Tatter, and Tatter's expedition to break open the Bermagui hotel safe indicated him to be Lumley-Saunders. Messages from London revealed that Scotland Yard was gravely anxious about Tatter, issuing ...
Arthur William Upfield, 1943
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Studies on Citrus Tatter Leaf Virus Seed Transmission
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Justin D Tanner, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TATTER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term tatter is used in the context of the following news items.
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South Carolina's Example
After all, iterations of the treasonous tatter were flown by a confederacy that encompassed much of the slave empire. Millions in South Carolina and the rest of ... «New York Sun, Jun 15»
2
The Mad Tatter Leads Self-Published Bestsellers List
The Mad Tatter by J.M. Darhower: “Reece Hatfield has just one rule when it comes to falling in love: don't fucking do it. There's no room in his life for another ... «GalleyCat, Apr 15»
3
Only two bills still alive out of 22 to limit the state's school turnaround …
... alive out of 22 to limit the state's school turnaround district. Achievement School District weathers legislative session. Grace Tatter headshot. By Grace Tatter. «Chalkbeat Tennessee, Apr 15»
4
Vouchers pass state Senate for third time in five years
Grace Tatter headshot. By Grace Tatter · gtatter@chalkbeat.org. Published: March 30, 2015 - 7:53 pm CDT. 0 comments. Sen. Todd Gardenhire (R-Chattanooga) ... «Chalkbeat New York, Mar 15»
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Spivey: Latest Common Core 'repeal' proposal a compromise
Supporters say it would strengthen current review process. Grace Tatter headshot. By Grace Tatter · gtatter@chalkbeat.org. Published: March 19, 2015 - 2:10 pm ... «Chalkbeat Tennessee, Mar 15»
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Artist turned prison reform activist to speak Friday
If you ask anyone who knows Wendy Tatter what the St. Augustine artist does best, they're bound to say, “Batik.” If you ask Tatter what she wants to do best right ... «St. Augustine Record, Mar 15»
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Private school voucher bill sails through House subcommittee
Private school voucher bill sails through House subcommittee. Grace Tatter headshot. By Grace Tatter · gtatter@chalkbeat.org. Published: March 3, 2015 - 10:58 ... «Chalkbeat New York, Mar 15»
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Common Core bill delayed as conversation shifts in legislature
Common Core bill delayed as conversation shifts in legislature. Grace Tatter headshot. By Grace Tatter · gtatter@chalkbeat.org. Published: February 11, 2015 ... «Chalkbeat New York, Feb 15»
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State of the State preview: Haslam will propose teacher pay increase
State of the State preview: Haslam will propose teacher pay increase. Grace Tatter headshot. By Grace Tatter · gtatter@chalkbeat.org. Published: February 9 ... «Chalkbeat Tennessee, Feb 15»
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Bill: ASD's charter schools could enroll outside of residential zones
State proposal would provide more enrollment flexibility. Grace Tatter headshot. By Grace Tatter · gtatter@chalkbeat.org. Published: January 27, 2015 - 4:27 pm ... «Chalkbeat Indiana, Jan 15»

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