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verb tongue pronunciation in British English /tʌŋ/
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present tense
present participletonguing
past tensetongued
past participletongued
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] music to produce a musical note on a wind instrument by using your tongue to prevent air from flowing through it for a short time
  2. 2
    [transitive] to touch someone or something with your tongue, especially in order to make them sexually excited


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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