1. detusk remove the tusks of animals
  2. Trotsky Russian revolutionary and Communist theorist who helped Lenin and built up the army; he was ousted from the Communist Party by Stalin and eventually assassinated in Mexico (1879-1940)
  3. tsatske (Yiddish) an inexpensive showy trinket
  4. damask a fabric of linen or cotton or silk or wool with a reversible pattern woven into it
  5. task any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted
  6. death mask a cast taken from the face of a dead person
  7. statuesque suggestive of a sculpture representing a human or animal
  8. status quo the existing state of affairs
  9. tie tack a pin used to hold the tie in place
  10. tatting the act or art of making handmade lace
  11. city desk the editorial department of a newspaper that edits the local news
  12. drosky an open horse-drawn carriage with four wheels
  13. Dostoevsky Russian novelist who wrote of human suffering with humor and psychological insight (1821-1881)
  14. dusky lighted by or as if by twilight
  15. take to task censure severely or angrily
  16. tusk a long pointed tooth specialized for fighting or digging
  17. Tosk the dialect of Albanian spoken in southern Albania and in areas of Greece and Italy
  18. buttinsky a meddler who tends to butt in
  19. tsk utter `tsk,' `tut,' or `tut-tut,' as in disapproval
  20. Hrvatska a republic in the western Balkans in south-central Europe in the eastern Adriatic coastal area; formerly part of the Habsburg monarchy and Yugoslavia; became independent in 1991

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