TADPOLE an insignificant person ...Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
TAG-LOCKS the coarse wool of sheep about the hinder parts, matted together by wet and dirt ...1796 Eng. dial.
TAIVER to wander; to delay ...1876 Scot.
TAIVER to talk idly, foolishly, or wildly; to rave ...Bk1905 Scot.
TAIVERS rags, tatters, tears ...1846 Scot.
TAIVERS wild, raving words ...1895 Scot.
TAKE A TURN AMONG THE CABBAGES to have sexual intercourse ...19C sl.
TAKE A TURN IN ABRAHAM'S BOSOM to have sexual intercourse ...19C sl.
TAKE BITE AND SUP to partake of food ...1890 Eng. dial.
TAKE BY THE HAND to marry ...Bk1905 Scot.
TAKE BY THE HEAD to intoxicate ...Bk1905 Eng. dial.
TAKE DOWNTOWN in baseball: to hit a home run off (a pitcher) ..1978 Amer. sl.
TAKE FAT to take offense ...1898 Eng. dial.
TAKEFUL capturing, arresting ...1901 Eng. dial.
TAKEN-LIKE pleased ...1899 Scot.
TAKE IT ON ONE'S TOES to escape from prison or impending arrest ...1950s sl.
TAKE-ON a woman living with a man who is not her husband ...Bk1905 Eng. dial.
TAKE ONE'S PUMPS OFF to lay aside all restraint ...1881 Ireland
TAKE THE COW to lose heart ...Bk1905 Eng. dial.
TAKE THE DOOR OVER ONE'S HEAD to leave a room ...1892 Scot.
TAKE THE SANDS to flee the country; to take safety in flight ...1785 Scot.
TAKE THE TUCK OUT OF to exhaust; to dispirit ...Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
TAKE TO ONE'S BEATERS to run away ...Bk1905 N. Ireland
TAKE UP MOULD AND STONE to take permanent possession ...Bk1905 Scot. obs.
TAKE YOUR BACK TRACKS to recant, to retract, to acknowledge error
TAKIE of food: lasting ...Bk1905 Scot. obs.
TAKING an attack of illness; a sudden seizure of pain; a sore, a swelling
...1804-12 Eng. dial.
TAKING food or drink ...1873 Eng. dial.
TAKING a state of excitement, grief, or perplexity; a fit of petulance or temper; a dilemma; a sorry plight or condition ...1899 Eng. dial.
TAKING death ...1901 Eng. dial.
TAKING a swarm of bees ...Bk1905 Eng. dial.
TAKING-DISEASE an infectious illness ...Bk1905 Eng. dial.
TALE'S-MAN the authority for a statement, one who brings news or originates a statement ...1768 Scot.
TALK THIN to talk in a low voice ...Bk1905 Eng. dial.
TALLER THAN A STACKPOLE very tall ...Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
TALLER THAN THE MORAL LAW very tall ...Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
TEAR UP JACK to make a great commotion ...Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.