Tat has 2 meanings
1. What is tat short for?


Tat is short for "tattoo," which may be temporary or permanent ink or dye inserted into the skin on a person's body. It is commonly used as a noun, but may also be used as a verb to refer to getting a tattoo.

Tattoos have been utilized for thousands of years by different cultures. The tats may be symbolic, a depiction of something specific, or just for decoration.

Some people get tats for honorable purposes, such as memorializing loved ones or expressing themselves artistically by using their bodies as canvases. However, others may get tats for more superficial reasons, like wanting to appear tough and intimidate others or look sexy.


He's one of those rockers that has tats all over his body.

Getting some matching tats with your best bro

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Updated October 6, 2020
2. What does Tat stand for?

This and that

Refers to things that aren't important, or things that don't need to be mentioned specifically.


They just talked about TAT all day, not really anything important.

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Updated December 3, 2013

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