1. [ noun ] (music) English organist and composer of church and secular music; was granted a monopoly in music printing with William Byrd (1505-1585)
Synonyms: thomas_tallis
Related terms: composer organist
2. [ noun ] (Judaism) a shawl with a ritually knotted fringe at each corner; worn by Jews at morning prayer
Synonyms: tallith prayer_shawl
Related terms: shawl Judaism
Similar spelling:   tallish