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Definition 1: a small open pie with a fruit filling - [noun denoting food]

(tart is a kind of ...) dish baked in pastry-lined pan often with a pastry top

(... is a kind of tart ) a tart filled with rich unsweetened custard; often contains other ingredients (as cheese or ham or seafood or vegetables)

(... is a kind of tart ) a small open pie filled with sliced apples and sugar

(... is a kind of tart ) a pastry shell filled with cooked lobster

(... is a kind of tart ) a small tart usually used as a canape

(tart belongs to a domain located in ...) North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776

Definition 2: a pastry cup with a filling of fruit or custard and no top crust - [noun denoting food]

(tart is a kind of ...) any of various baked foods made of dough or batter

(... is a kind of tart ) a tart filled with sliced apples and sugar

(tart belongs to a domain located in ...) a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom

Definition 3: a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for tart in the sense of this definition

(tart is a kind of ...) an adult female person (as opposed to a man)

"the woman kept house while the man hunted"

(... is a kind of tart ) a female prostitute who can be hired by telephone

(... is a kind of tart ) a prostitute who provides service to military personnel

(... is a kind of tart ) a woman forced into prostitution for Japanese servicemen during World War II

"she wrote a book about her harsh experiences as a comfort woman"

(... is a kind of tart ) a female prostitute

(... is a kind of tart ) a prostitute who attracts customers by walking the streets

(... is a kind of tart ) a woman sold into prostitution

Definition 4: tasting sour like a lemon - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for tart in the sense of this definition

(tart is similar to ...) having a sharp biting taste

Definition 5: harsh - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where tart or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • sharp criticism
  • a sharp-worded exchange
  • a tart remark

Synonyms for tart in the sense of this definition

(tart is similar to ...) offensive or disagreeable; causing discomfort or unhappiness

"an unpleasant personality" "unpleasant repercussions" "unpleasant odors"

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