Tup definition

tŭp
A heavy metal body, especially the head of a power hammer.
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The striking part of a pile driver or power hammer.
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(chiefly british) A male sheep; a ram.
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A male sheep, a ram.
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The head of a hammer, and particularly of a steam-driven hammer.
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To mate; used of a ram mating with a ewe.
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(slang) To have sex with, to bonk, etc.
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(regional English, slang) To butt: said of a ram.
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Two pence.
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To copulate with a ewe.
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To copulate with (a ewe). Used of a ram.
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A male sheep; ram.
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To copulate with (a ewe)
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
tup
Plural:
tups

Origin of tup

  • Middle English tupe

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle English tupe, origin unknown.

    From Wiktionary

  • Short for tuppence (“two pence").

    From Wiktionary