Definitions for "Tabby"
A brindled cat; hence, popularly, any cat.
Having a wavy or watered appearance; as, a tabby waistcoat.
Brindled; diversified in color; as, a tabby cat.
Keywords:  taffeta, calender, silk, weft, weave
A kind of waved silk, usually called watered silk, manufactured like taffeta, but thicker and stronger. The watering is given to it by calendering.
To water; to cause to look wavy, by the process of calendering; to calender; as, to tabby silk, mohair, ribbon, etc.
A heavy silk taffeta that is shiny with a watered finish. It is also used to describe a plain weave.
Keywords:  lime, coastal, tapia, shell, carolina
A mixture of lime with shells, gravel, or stones, in equal proportions, with an equal proportion of water. When dry, this becomes as hard as rock.
A type of concrete wall with a shell aggregate, sometimes used in coastal areas.
Tabby is a building material consisting of lime, sand, water, and crushed oyster shells. It was made and used on the Sea Islands of coastal South Carolina, Georgia, and northern Florida in the Southern United States during the Colonial Period up until the early 1800s as a substitute for bricks, which were rare and expensive because of the absence of local clay. The name comes from the Spanish word, tapia, which means "mud wall".
Keywords:  tableau
Tableau Tabs
Keywords:  gossip, maid, old
An old maid or gossip.
Tabby is a X Windows file manager that uses tabs for organizing the display of your directories.