Updated English - Vietnamese Dictionary
tentacle /'tentəkl/Concise Dictionary
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tentacles'tentəklAdvanced English Dictionary
+something that acts like a tentacle in its ability to grasp and hold
+any of various elongated tactile or prehensile flexible organs that occur on the head or near the mouth in many animals; used for feeling or grasping or locomotion
1 [C] a long thin part of the body of some creatures, such as an OCTOPUS, used for feeling or holding things, for moving or for getting food: (figurative) Tentacles of fear closed around her body.
2 (tentacles) [pl.] (usually disapproving) the influence that a large place, organization or system has and that is hard to avoid: The tentacles of satellite television are spreading even wider.
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