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English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO & Other exams

Theoretical: abstract
Example: [theoretical physics]

Theorist: one who formulates or studies theories (especially about science or art)
Example: [Mr. Emerson is no theorist, and is rather of a practical than of a speculative turn of mind]

Theorize:
speculate, imagine, hypothesize, suggest, formulate a theory
Example: [It is a capital mistake to theorize in advance of the facts]

Theosophy:
wisdom in divine things
Example: [theosophy seeks to embrace the essential truth in all religions]

Therapeutic:
medicinal
Example: [I find gardening very therapeutic]

Thereabout:
Near that number quantity degree place or time approximately.

Therefor:
For that or this.

Thermal:
Of or related to heat
Example: [thermal conductivity]

Thermoelectric:
Denoting electricity produced by heat.

Thermoelectricity:
electricity generated by heat
Example: [He also magnetised a steel needle by thermoelectricity, and produced the phenomenon of the palpitation of mercury]

Thesaurus:
book of synonyms
Example: [a thesaurus in dictionary form]

Thesis:
topic proposition
Example: [PhD thesis]

Thespian:
actor

Thoroughbred:
Bred from the best or purest blood or stock.

Thoroughfare:
main road, way, street, route
Example: [He hailed a cab at the first thoroughfare he came to and was soon once more at the hotel]

Thrall:
slave
Example: [the captured soldier was held in thrall by the conquering army]

Threnody:
dirge a sad poem or song
Example: [many poets wrote threnodies about him when he died]
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Thrifty: economical careful about money
Example: [Indians are thrifty]

Thrive:
increase, flourish, progress, prosper, succeed, blossom
Example: [to thrive in a climate]

Throe:
suffering, violent pain, agony, anguish, painful struggle
Example: [the throes of recession]

Throes:
anguish
Example: [in the throes of a mid-life crisis]

Throng:
crowd
Example: [A huge throng had gathered round the speaker]

Throttle:
choke
Example: [Sometimes he annoys me so much that I could throttle him]

Thwart:
to block or prevent from happening
Example: [my plans have been thwarted by the strike]

Thyme:
aromatic plant used for seasoning
Example: [the addition of a little thyme will enhance the flavor of the clam chowder]

Tightwad:
stingy person, miserly person
Example: [You never gave two dollars to anyone in your life, you tightwad]

Tilter:
one who engages in a combat with lances, one who operates a heavy forge hammer
Example: [The tilter operates the valve in the steam-pipe]

Tilth:
farmland, cultivated land, tillage
Example: [Some soils are naturally friable, and in these a tilth sufficiently fine can be realized ordinarily with but little labor]

Timbre:
resonance tonal quality
Example: [a voice rich in timbre and resonant tone]

Timid:
frightened afraid
Example: [the timid boy did not fight]

Timorous:
timid fearful
Example: [his timorous manner betrayed the fear he felt at the moment]

Tincture:
mixture, solution, paint, extract, tint
Example: [Add a little solution of potash to a tincture of turmeric]

Tinge:
small quantity, touch, shade, undertone, color lightly
Example: [a tinge of jealousy/annoyance]

Tipple:
drink alcoholic beverages frequently
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


Tipsy: drunk, intoxicated, inebriated
Example: [I think he would; he did fire at me; but he was too tipsy to take aim]

Tirade:
scolding speech
Example: [a furious tirade]

Tireless:
Untiring.

Tiresome:
Wearisome.

Titanic:
huge
Example: [a titanic battle]

Tithe:
donate one-tenth

Titillate:
arouse
Example: [So many adverts nowadays are designed to titillate]

Titter:
nervous laugh
Example: [the love scene raised a few titters from children]

Titular:
figurehead in name only
Example: [the titular head of the new bank]

Toady:
sycophant fawner
Example: [She was always toadying to the boss]

Tocsin:
signal alarm bell

Toga:
Roman outer robe

Toil:
labor, hard work, strife, drudgery, progress slowly
Example: [an hour of toil]

Toilsome:
Laborious.

Tolerable:
Moderately good.

Tolerance:
capacity to respect different values
Example: [religious tolerance]
English Dictionary Cum Vocabulary Word List for GMAT, SAT, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, CAT, LSAT, ACT, SSC, BANK PO& Other exams


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