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English Meaning

One of the hard, bony appendages which are borne on the jaws, or on other bones in the walls of the mouth or pharynx of most vertebrates, and which usually aid in the prehension and mastication of food.

  1. One of a set of hard, bonelike structures rooted in sockets in the jaws of vertebrates, typically composed of a core of soft pulp surrounded by a layer of hard dentin that is coated with cementum or enamel at the crown and used for biting or chewing food or as a means of attack or defense.
  2. A similar structure in invertebrates, such as one of the pointed denticles or ridges on the exoskeleton of an arthropod or the shell of a mollusk.
  3. A projecting part resembling a tooth in shape or function, as on a comb, gear, or saw.
  4. A small, notched projection along a margin, especially of a leaf. Also called dent2.
  5. A rough surface, as of paper or metal.
  6. Something that injures or destroys with force. Often used in the plural: the teeth of the blizzard.
  7. Effective means of enforcement; muscle: "This . . . puts real teeth into something where there has been only lip service” ( Ellen Convisser).
  8. Taste or appetite: She always had a sweet tooth.
  9. To furnish (a tool, for example) with teeth.
  10. To make a jagged edge on.
  11. To become interlocked; mesh.
  12. get Slang To be actively involved in; get a firm grasp of.
  13. show To express a readiness to fight; threaten defiantly.
  14. to the teeth Lacking nothing; completely: armed to the teeth; dressed to the teeth.

Malayalam Meaning

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× രദം - Radham
× കുടുക്കില്‍പ്പെടുത്തുക - Kudukkil‍ppeduththuka | Kudukkil‍ppeduthuka
× രദനം - Radhanam
× ഹാലു - Haalu | Halu
× ദന്തം - Dhantham
× മൂരല്‍ - Mooral‍
× ദാഡകം - Dhaadakam | Dhadakam
× മുഖജം - Mukhajam
× കൊത്തുക - Koththuka | Kothuka
× മല്ലകം - Mallakam
× പല്ലുകുത്തി - Pallukuththi | Pallukuthi
× കുഴപ്പത്തിലാക്കുക - Kuzhappaththilaakkuka | Kuzhappathilakkuka
× ദന്ദശം - Dhandhasham
× മുഖഖുരം - Mukhakhuram


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Exodus 21:27

And if he knocks out the tooth of his male or female servant, he shall let him go free for the sake of his tooth.

അവൻ തന്റെ ദാസന്റെയോ ദാസിയുടെയോ പല്ലുഅടിച്ചു തകർത്താൽ അവൻ പല്ലിന്നു പകരം അവനെ സ്വതന്ത്രനായി വിട്ടയക്കേണം.

Proverbs 25:19

Confidence in an unfaithful man in time of trouble Is like a bad tooth and a foot out of joint.

കഷ്ടകാലത്തു വിശ്വാസപാതകനെ ആശ്രയിക്കുന്നതു മുറിഞ്ഞ പല്ലും ഉളുക്കിയ കാലുംപോലെ ആകുന്നു.

Leviticus 24:20

fracture for fracture, eye for eye, tooth for tooth; as he has caused disfigurement of a man, so shall it be done to him.

ഒടിവിന്നു പകരം ഒടിവു, കണ്ണിന്നു പകരം കണ്ണു, പല്ലിന്നു പകരം പല്ലു; ഇങ്ങനെ അവൻ മറ്റേവന്നു കേടുവരുത്തിയതുപോലെ തന്നേ അവന്നും വരുത്തേണം.


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