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tin

General Crossword Questions for “tin”

  • Metal element
  • Metal - container
  • Metal - can
  • Metal
  • Element, symbol Sn
  • 1 down, symbol Sn
  • Silvery-white metallic element
  • A fool about money
  • Before pocket money's worthless
  • A loaf of bread can
  • Money container

Encyclopedia

  • Tin ( /ˈtɪn/) is a chemical element with the symbol Sn (Latin: Tin shows chemical similarity to both neighboring group 14 elements, germanium and lead. — “Tin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Tin-glazing is the process of giving ceramic items a tin-based glaze which is white, shiny and opaque, normally applied to red or buff earthenware .The opacity and whiteness of tin glaze make it valued by its ability to decorate The earliest tin-glazed pottery appears to have been made in Abbasid. — “Tin-glazing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Tin Woodman, sometimes referred to as the Tin Man or the Tin Woodsman (the last two names appear only in adaptations, the first was used by Baum), is a character in the fictional Land of Oz created by American author L. Frank Baum's Tin Woodman first appeared in his classic 1900 book, The. — “Tin Woodman - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • But there's this difference; one is gold put to the use of paving-stones, and the other is tin polished to ape a service of silver. — “Wuthering Heights” by Emily Bronte
  • I seized a large tin bowl with a handle to it, which was fixed under one of the seats, and the three of us bailed away for dear life. — “She: A History of Adventure” by H Rider Haggard
  • If she saw him she would run off at full speed and soon come back with something in a tin or basket, some hot soup or pudding Polly had ready. — “Black Beauty” by Anna Sewell
  • Here, before his own wife has greeted him, you may greet the sea-flushed ship-master, just in port, with his vessel's papers under his arm in a tarnished tin box. — “The Scarlet Letter” by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • His grandfather, who was his godfather, trembling and afraid of dropping him, carried the infant round the battered tin font and handed him over to the godmother, Princess Mary. — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy
  • "Snuffbox," said Jo, in a sepulchral tone, which convulsed the audience. "'Thankee,' said the knight politely, as he took a pinch and sneezed seven times so violently that his head fell off. 'Ha! Ha!' laughed the ghost, and having peeped through the keyhole at the princesses spinning away for dear life, the evil spirit picked up her victim and put him in a large tin box, where there were eleven other knights packed together without their heads, like sardines, who all rose and began to..." — “Little Women” by Louisa M. Alcott

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