Meaning of TONGS in English

TONGS

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

curling tongs

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

hammer and tongs

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

All you need is a pair of hot tongs .

I was dressed and out of the house in ten long minutes with gas-fuelled hair tongs in my hand.

Place the exposed board into the tray of developer using plastic tweezers or tongs and agitate the board gently.

Remove the lamb shanks with tongs , and when cool enough to handle, remove and shred the meat.

The men steadying it took fright, threw down their long tongs , and fled.

Then you can either blow dry or use heated rollers or tongs .

Use tongs instead of a fork.

Using a wide spatula and tongs , turn cake carefully.

Longman DOCE5 Extras English vocabulary.      Дополнительный английский словарь Longman DOCE5.