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verb tack pronunciation in British English /tæk/
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present tense
present participletacking
past tensetacked
past participletacked
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  1. 1
    [transitive] to fix something somewhere with a small nail
    The wooden strips have to be tacked down.
    1. a.
      to pin something such as a piece of paper on a wall or board etc
      She tacked up the photograph on the bulletin board.

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