n.1.A kind of wine of a deep red color, chiefly from Galicia or Malaga in Spain; - called also tent wine, and tinta.
1.Attention; regard, care.
2.Intention; design.
v. t.1.To attend to; to heed; hence, to guard; to hinder.
1.To probe or to search with a tent; to keep open with a tent; as, to tent a wound. Used also figuratively.
I'll tent him to the quick.
- Shak.
n.1.(Surg.) A roll of lint or linen, or a conical or cylindrical piece of sponge or other absorbent, used chiefly to dilate a natural canal, to keep open the orifice of a wound, or to absorb discharges.
1.A pavilion or portable lodge consisting of skins, canvas, or some strong cloth, stretched and sustained by poles, - used for sheltering persons from the weather, especially soldiers in camp.
Within his tent, large as is a barn.
- Chaucer.
2.(Her.) The representation of a tent used as a bearing.
Tent bed
a high-post bedstead curtained with a tentlike canopy.
Tent caterpillar
(Zool.) any one of several species of gregarious caterpillars which construct on trees large silken webs into which they retreat when at rest. Some of the species are very destructive to fruit trees. The most common American species is the larva of a bombycid moth (Clisiocampa Americana). Called also lackery caterpillar, and webworm.
v. i.1.To lodge as a tent; to tabernacle.
[imp. & p. p. Tented; p. pr. & vb. n. Tenting.]
We 're tenting to-night on the old camp ground.
- W. Kittredge.
Noun1.tent - a portable shelter (usually of canvas stretched over supporting poles and fastened to the ground with ropes and pegs); "he pitched his tent near the creek"
Verb1.tent - live in or as if in a tent; "Can we go camping again this summer?"; "The circus tented near the town"; "The houseguests had to camp in the living room"
To dream that you are in a tent, signifies of a refreshing, but temporary change in your daily routine. It may also mean instability and insecurity in your current situation. To see a torn tent in your dream, denotes trouble for you. To see a bunch of tents in your dream, signifies that you will go on a journey with unpleasant companions.A-tent, Ace bandage, Band-Aid, adhesive tape, application, band, bandage, bandaging, big top, binder, bivouac, brace, bungalow tent, cabin tent, camp, camp out, canvas, cast, cataplasm, compress, cotton, court plaster, cravat, dressing, drive stakes, elastic bandage, encamp, epithem, four-tailed bandage, gauze, go camping, highwall tent, lint, maroon, marquee, marquise, pavilion, pitch, pitch camp, plaster, plaster cast, pledget, poultice, pyramidal tent, roller, roller bandage, rough it, round top, rubber bandage, shelter tent, sleep out, sling, splint, sponge, stupe, tampon, tape, tentage, tepee, top, tourniquet, triangular bandage, tupik, umbrella tent, wall tent, whitetop, wigwam
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