| Share
 

Dictionary


ten•ter



Pronunciation: (ten'tur), [key]
n.
1. a framework on which cloth in the process of manufacture is stretched so it may set or dry evenly.
2. Obs.a tenterhook.

v.t.
to stretch (cloth) on a tenter or tenters.

v.i.
to be capable of being tentered.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

tentedtenterhook
See also:

 

Related Content