tin is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

tin Scrabble score: 3

Meaning of tin

  • to cover with tin
  • malleable metallic element
  • taxpayer identification number
  • metal container and its contents a tin of tomatoes
  • to coat with a metallic element [v TINNED, TINNING, TINS]
  • a soft faintly bluish-white lustrous low-melting crystalline metallic element that is malleable and ductile at ordinary temperatures and that is used especially in containers, as a protective coating, in tinfoil, and in soft solders and alloys see element table
  • box, can, pan, vessel, or a sheet made of tinplate
  • ch a container of any metal (as aluminum)