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Tacit

Implied; not spoken

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Taciturn

Untalkative by nature

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Tangential

Only superficially related to the matter at hand; not relevant

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Tantamount

Equivalent to

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Tautological

Redundant; circular

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Temerity

Boldness; recklessness; audacity

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Temperate

Mild; moderate; restrained

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Tenable

Defensible, as in one's position in an argument; valid

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Tenacious

Persistent; stubborn; not letting go

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Tenet

A shared belief

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Tentative

Experimental; temporary; uncertain

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Tenuous

Flimsy; thin

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Terse

Succinct; using no unnecessary words

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Tirade

A prolonged, bitter speech

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Torpor

Sluggishness; inactivity; apathy

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Touchstone

A standard; a test of authenticity or quality

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Tout

To praise highly; to brag publicly about

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Transcend

To go beyond or above; to surpass

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Transgress

To violate a law; to sin

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Transient

Not staying for a long time; temporary

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Turpitude

Shameful wickedness; depravity