What is another word for tacks?

Pronunciation: [tˈaks] (IPA)

Tacks are tiny metal or plastic pins used for sticking paper, posters, or notes onto a surface such as a corkboard or wall. There are several synonyms for tacks such as pushpins, thumbtacks, drawing pins, map pins, office pins, or bulletin board pins. Pushpins are short and pointed tacks with a plastic or metal head, while thumbtacks are longer and come with a flat or round head, making them easier to remove. Drawing pins are colorful pins used for art and craft purposes, while map pins are used for marking locations on maps. Office pins are commonly used in office spaces, and bulletin board pins are used for posting notes or notices on a bulletin board.

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A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Tacks

I want brass tacks.
"I Walked in Arden"
Jack Crawford
To come down to brass tacks, Ted, can you support a wife?
"I Walked in Arden"
Jack Crawford
I guess if it comes down to brass tacks, my word's as good as yours.
"The Gray Phantom's Return"
Herman Landon

Famous quotes with Tacks

  • Character teaches above our wills.There will be an agreement in whatever variety of actions, so they be each honest and natural in their hour. For of one will, the actions will be harmonious, however unlike they seem.The voyage of the best ship is a zigzag line of a hundred tacks.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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