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Tacit

Implied but not expressed

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Taciturn

Silent/reserved by nature

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Tactile

Relating to touch

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Tangential

Almost irrelevant

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Taut

Stretched tightly

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Tawdry

Gaudy, cheap, poor quality

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Temerity

Boldness; reckless confidence

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Temperance

Restraint; abstinence from alcohol

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Temporal

Relating to time ; of this world

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Temporize

Delay so as to gain time

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Tenacious

Determined/stubborn

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Tendentious

Having shown a definite tendency or bias

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Tenet

Something accepted as an important truth

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Tenuous

Weak and unconvincing

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Tepid

Lack of force/enthusiasm

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Terse

Abrupt; brief and unfriendly

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Throng

Large crowd

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Tiff

Minor quarrel

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Timorous

Timid

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Toady

Self serving person servile and flattering towards people of power

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Tome

Large book

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Tonic

Something that lifts the spirits and creates feeling of well being

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Topical

Of current interest

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Topography

Mapping of surface features

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Torpid

Sluggish

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Torrent

Violent/tumultuous flow

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Tortuous

Twisting and winding

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Touchstone

Excellent example

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Tout

Praise someone or something.

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Tractable

Docile; malleable

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Transgression

Action violating law/code

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Transient

Short; fleeting

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Transitory

Not permanent or lasting

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Transmute

Change

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Transposition

Reversal of order

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Trappings

Accessories and outward signs

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Travesty

False representation

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Treacly

Mawkish; cloying or excessively sentimental

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Treatise

Detailed written account of a subject

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Trenchant

Incisive; penetrating

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Trepidation

Apprehension; fear/unease

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Tribulation

Hardship

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Trite

Overused

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Troubadour

Love poet or singer

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Trounce

Defeat someone or something decisively

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Truant

Someone absent from school

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Truculent

Aggressively defiant

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Truism

Self evident, obvious truth

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Truncate

To shorten by cutting off a part

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Tumultuous

Noisy and unrestrained

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Turncoat

Someone who changed to the opposite party or faction, reverses principles, etc

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Turpitude

Immorality; wickedness