How Do You Spell TASSEL?

Pronunciation: [tˈasə͡l] (IPA)

The word "tassel" is spelled with two S's and one L. It is pronounced /ˈtæsəl/. The first syllable, "tas", is pronounced with a short "a" sound, while the second syllable, "sel", is pronounced with a short "e" sound. The double S indicates a voiced sibilant sound, while the single L indicates a liquid consonant sound. The word is commonly used to describe a hanging ornament made of threads or cords, often used on curtains, clothing, or ornaments.

TASSEL Meaning and Definition

A tassel is a decorative adornment made from a bunch of hanging threads or cords that are gathered together at one end. It is typically attached to a larger object or garment, such as a curtain, pillow, hat, or piece of jewelry, to add a touch of embellishment or flair.

Tassels have been used for centuries, and their origins can be traced back to ancient civilizations such as Egypt and Mesopotamia. They serve both decorative and functional purposes, often symbolizing status, elegance, or religious significance. The threads used in tassels can be made of various materials, including silk, wool, cotton, or synthetic fibers, and they are often dyed in vibrant colors to enhance their aesthetic appeal.

The construction of a tassel involves gathering multiple threads or cords together, securing them tightly at one end with a knot or wrapping, and then allowing the threads to hang freely. The length of the threads can vary, ranging from short tassels that barely extend beyond the gathering point to long, elaborate tassels that reach several inches in length.

Tassels can be seen in a wide range of settings, from traditional clothing and ceremonial attire to modern home decor and fashion accessories. They add a distinctive touch to the items they embellish, providing a sense of elegance, movement, and visual interest.

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Etymology of TASSEL

The word "tassel" comes from the Old French term "tassel" or "tasseau", which originated in Latin as "tassellus". The Latin word "tassellus" was a diminutive form of "tassus", which meant "a clasp or a fastening" in Late Latin. This root can be traced back to the Latin verb "tangere", meaning "to touch". Over time, "tassel" evolved to specifically refer to the tufted hanging ornament commonly found on clothing, curtains, or decorative items.

Similar spelling word for TASSEL

Plural form of TASSEL is TASSELS

Conjugate verb Tassel

CONDITIONAL

I would tassel
you would tassel
he/she/it would tassel
we would tassel
they would tassel

CONDITIONAL CONTINUOUS

I would be tasseling
you would be tasseling
he/she/it would be tasseling
we would be tasseling
they would be tasseling

CONDITIONAL PERFECT

I would have tassel
you would have tassel
he/she/it would have tassel
we would have tassel
they would have tassel

CONDITIONAL PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I would have been tasseling
you would have been tasseling
he/she/it would have been tasseling
we would have been tasseling
they would have been tasseling

FUTURE

I will tassel
you will tassel
he/she/it will tassel
we will tassel
they will tassel

FUTURE CONTINUOUS

I will be tasseling
you will be tasseling
he/she/it will be tasseling
we will be tasseling
they will be tasseling

FUTURE PERFECT

I will have tasseled
you will have tasseled
he/she/it will have tasseled
we will have tasseled
they will have tasseled
I will have tasselled, will have tasseled
we will have tasselled, will have tasseled
you will have tasselled, will have tasseled
he/she/it will have tasselled, will have tasseled
they will have tasselled, will have tasseled

FUTURE PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I will have been tasseling
you will have been tasseling
he/she/it will have been tasseling
we will have been tasseling
they will have been tasseling

IMPERATIVE

you tassel
we let´s tassel

NONFINITE VERB FORMS

to tassel

PAST

I tasseled
you tasseled
he/she/it tasseled
we tasseled
they tasseled
I tasselled, tasseled
we tasselled, tasseled
you tasselled, tasseled
he/she/it tasselled, tasseled
they tasselled, tasseled

PAST CONTINUOUS

I was tasseling
you were tasseling
he/she/it was tasseling
we were tasseling
they were tasseling

PAST PARTICIPLE

tasseled

PAST PERFECT

I had tasseled
you had tasseled
he/she/it had tasseled
we had tasseled
they had tasseled
I had tasselled, had tasseled
we had tasselled, had tasseled
you had tasselled, had tasseled
he/she/it had tasselled, had tasseled
they had tasselled, had tasseled

PAST PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I had been tasseling
you had been tasseling
he/she/it had been tasseling
we had been tasseling
they had been tasseling

PRESENT

I tassel
you tassel
he/she/it tassels
we tassel
they tassel

PRESENT CONTINUOUS

I am tasseling
you are tasseling
he/she/it is tasseling
we are tasseling
they are tasseling

PRESENT PARTICIPLE

tasseling

PRESENT PERFECT

I have tasseled
you have tasseled
he/she/it has tasseled
we have tasseled
they have tasseled
I have tasseled, have tasselled
we have tasseled, have tasselled
you have tasseled, have tasselled
he/she/it has tasseled, has tasselled
they have tasseled, have tasselled

PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I have been tasseling
you have been tasseling
he/she/it has been tasseling
we have been tasseling
they have been tasseling
I am tasseling, am tasselling
we are tasselling, are tasseling
you are tasselling, are tasseling
he/she/it is tasseling, is tasselling
they are tasselling, are tasseling
I was tasselling, was tasseling
we were tasseling, were tasselling
you were tasseling, were tasselling
he/she/it was tasselling, was tasseling
they were tasseling, were tasselling
I will be tasseling, will be tasselling
we will be tasseling, will be tasselling
you will be tasseling, will be tasselling
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they will be tasseling, will be tasselling
I have been tasseling, have been tasselling
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they would be tasselling, would be tasseling
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