follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

pull tab

noun
1.
a metal tab or ring that is pulled to uncover the precut opening in a can or other container.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for pull tab
  • With an awl, punch five holes in pumpkin for the laces and pull tab.
  • Instead, you tear off a pull tab to reveal great cash prizes.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for pull tab

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for pull

6
10
Scrabble Words With Friends