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tub |tʌb| — a relatively large open container that you fill with water and use to wash the body
tub-thumper |ˈtʌb θʌmpər| — a noisy and vigorous or ranting public speaker
tuba |ˈtuːbə| — the lowest brass wind instrument
tubbing |ˈtʌbɪŋ| — Present participle of tub.
tubby |ˈtʌbɪ| — short and plump
tube |tuːb| — conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases
tuber |ˈtuːbər| — a fleshy underground stem or root serving for reproductive and food storage
tubercle |ˈtuːbəkl| — a swelling that is the characteristic lesion of tuberculosis
tubercular |tuːˈbɜːrkjələr| — a person with pulmonary tuberculosis
tuberculin |tjʊˈbɜːkjʊlɪn| — a sterile liquid containing a purified protein derivative of the tuberculosis bacterium; used in the diagnosis of tuberculosis
tuberculosis |tuːˌbɜːrkjəˈləʊsɪs| — infection transmitted by inhalation or ingestion of tubercle bacilli and manifested in fever and small lesions (usually in the lungs but in various other parts of the body in acute stages)
tuberculous |tjuːˈbɜːkjʊləs| — constituting or afflicted with or caused by tuberculosis or the tubercle bacillus
tuberose |ˈtuːbəˌrəʊs| — a tuberous Mexican herb having grasslike leaves and cultivated for its spikes of highly fragrant lily-like waxy white flowers
tuberous |ˈtuːbərəs| — of or relating to or resembling a tuber
tubing |ˈtuːbɪŋ| — conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases
tubthumping — Present participle of tubthump.
tubular |ˈtuːbjələr| — constituting a tube; having hollow tubes (as for the passage of fluids)
tubulate |ˈtuːbjəˌleɪt| — tubular
tubule |ˈtuːbjuːl| — a small tube
tuck |tʌk| — eatables (especially sweets)
tuck in |ˈtəkˌɪn| — eat up; usually refers to a considerable quantity of food
tuck-in |ˈtəkˌɪn| — (informal, slang) A big meal, especially one that people enjoy.
tuck-shop |ˈtʌk ʃɑːp| — Alternative spelling of tuck shop.
tucker |ˈtʌkər| — United States anarchist influential before World War I (1854-1939)
tucket |ˈtəkət| — (music) a short lively tune played on brass instruments
Tudor |ˈtuːdər| — an English dynasty descended from Henry Tudor; Tudor monarchs ruled from Henry VII to Elizabeth I (from 1485 to 1603)
Tuesday |ˈtuːzdeɪ| — the third day of the week; the second working day
tufa |ˈtuːfə| — a soft porous rock consisting of calcium carbonate deposited from springs rich in lime
tuff |təf| — hard volcanic rock composed of compacted volcanic ash
tuffet |ˈtəfət| — a low seat or a stool to rest the feet of a seated person
tuft |tʌft| — a bunch of hair or feathers or growing grass
tufted |ˈtʌftɪd| — (of plants) growing in small dense clumps or tufts
tufty |ˈtʌftiː| — (UK) the tufted duck.
tug |tʌɡ| — a sudden abrupt pull
tugboat |ˈtʌɡbəʊt| — a powerful small boat designed to pull or push larger ships
tuition |tʊˈɪʃn| — a fee paid for instruction (especially for higher education)
tulip |ˈtuːlɪp| — any of numerous perennial bulbous herbs having linear or broadly lanceolate leaves and usually a single showy flower
tulle |tuːl| — a fine (often starched) net used for veils or tutus or gowns
tulwar |ˈtʌlwɑːr| — A type of curved sword used in India and throughout South Asia.
tum |tʌm| — an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion
tumble |ˈtʌmbl| — an acrobatic feat of rolling or turning end over end
tumble-down |ˈtʌmbl daʊn| — in deplorable condition
tumbledown |ˈtʌmbldaʊn| — in disrepair; poorly maintained
tumbler |ˈtʌmblər| — a gymnast who performs rolls and somersaults and twists etc.
tumblerful |ˈtʌmbləfʊl| — As much as a tumbler will hold.
tumbleweed |ˈtʌmblwiːd| — any plant that breaks away from its roots in autumn and is driven by the wind as a light rolling mass
tumbling |ˈtʌmbəlɪŋ| — the gymnastic moves of an acrobat
tumbrel |ˈtʌmbrəl| — a farm dumpcart for carrying dung; carts of this type were used to carry prisoners to the guillotine during the French Revolution
tumbril |ˈtʌmbrəl| — a farm dumpcart for carrying dung; carts of this type were used to carry prisoners to the guillotine during the French Revolution
tumefaction |ˌtuːməˈfækʃʌn| — the process of tumefying; the organic process whereby tissue becomes swollen by the accumulation of fluid within it
tumefied — simple past tense and past participle of tumefy
tumefy |ˈtuːməfaɪ| — cause to become very swollen
tumid |ˈtjuːmɪd| — ostentatiously lofty in style
tumidity |tjuːˈmɪdɪtɪ| — slight swelling of an organ or part
tummy |ˈtʌmɪ| — slang for a paunch
tumor |ˈtuːmər| — an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
tumour |ˈtuːmər| — an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
tump |təmp| — (UK, rare) A mound or hillock.
tumuli |ˈtjuːmjʊlaɪ| — Plural form of tumulus
tumult |ˈtuːmʌlt| — a state of commotion and noise and confusion
tumultuary |tdʒʊˈmʌltjʊəriː| — restless; agitated; unquiet
tumultuous |tuːˈmʌltʃʊəs| — characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination
tumultuously |tjuːˈmʌltʃʊəslɪ| — in a tumultuous and riotous manner
tumulus |ˈtuːmjələs| — (archeology) a heap of earth placed over prehistoric tombs
tun |tʌn| — a large cask especially one holding a volume equivalent to 2 butts or 252 gals
tuna |ˈtuːnə| — tropical American prickly pear of Jamaica
tunable |ˈtuːnəbəl| — (now rare) Harmonious, melodic, tuneful. [from 16th c.]
tundra |ˈtʌndrə| — a vast treeless plain in the Arctic regions where the subsoil is permanently frozen
tune |tuːn| — a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence
tune in |ˈtuːn ɪn| — regulate (a radio or television set) in order to receive a certain station or program
tune up |ˈtuːn ʌp| — adjust for (better) functioning
tune-up |ˈtuːˌnəp| — exercising in preparation for strenuous activity
tuneful |ˈtuːnfl| — having a musical sound; especially a pleasing tune
tuneless |ˈtuːnləs| — not having a musical sound or pleasing tune
tuner |ˈtuːnər| — someone who tunes pianos
tungsten |ˈtʌŋstən| — a heavy grey-white metallic element; the pure form is used mainly in electrical applications; it is found in several ores including wolframite and scheelite
tunic |ˈtuːnɪk| — an enveloping or covering membrane or layer of body tissue
tunica |ˈtuːnɪkə| — an enveloping or covering membrane or layer of body tissue
tunicate |ˈtuːnɪkət| — primitive marine animal having a saclike unsegmented body and a urochord that is conspicuous in the larva
tuning |ˈtuːnɪŋ| — (music) calibrating something (an instrument or electronic circuit) to a standard frequency
tuning-fork |ˈtjuːnɪŋ fɔːrk| — (music) A fork-shaped object which emits a tone of a specific frequency when struck.
Tunisian |ˌtuːˈniːʒən| — a native or inhabitant of Tunisia
tunnel |ˈtʌnl| — a passageway through or under something, usually underground (especially one for trains or cars)
tunny |ˈtʌnɪ| — important warm-water fatty fish of the genus Thunnus of the family Scombridae; usually served as steaks
tup |təp| — uncastrated adult male sheep
tuppence |ˈtʌpəns| — a former United Kingdom silver coin; United Kingdom bronze decimal coin worth two pennies
tuppenny |ˈtʌpənɪ| — (UK, becoming old-fashioned) Literally, worth tuppence (two pence); of little value or status.
tuque |tuːk| — (Canada) Alternative form of toque.
turban |ˈtɜːrbən| — a traditional Muslim headdress consisting of a long scarf wrapped around the head
turbary |ˈtɜːrbəriː| — A piece of peatland from which turf may be cut for fuel.
turbid |ˈtɜːrbɪd| — (of liquids) clouded as with sediment
turbidity |tərˈbɪdətɪ| — muddiness created by stirring up sediment or having foreign particles suspended
turbinate |ˈtɜːbɪnət| — any of the scrolled spongy bones of the nasal passages in man and other vertebrates
turbine |ˈtɜːrbaɪn| — rotary engine in which the kinetic energy of a moving fluid is converted into mechanical energy by causing a bladed rotor to rotate
turbo |ˈtɜːbəʊ| — Turbocharger.
turbodrill |ˈtɜːbəʊˈdrɪl| — A drill used in oil wells etc in which the bit is rotated by a turbine motor within the well.
turbogenerator |ˈtɜːbəʊˈdʒenəreɪtə| — generator consisting of a steam turbine coupled to an electric generator for the production of electric power
turbojet |ˈtɜːrbəʊdʒet| — an airplane propelled by a fanjet engine
turboprop |ˈtɜːrbəʊprɑːp| — an airplane with an external propeller that is driven by a turbojet engine
turbot |ˈtɜːrbət| — flesh of a large European flatfish
turbulence |ˈtɜːrbjələns| — unstable flow of a liquid or gas
turbulent |ˈtɜːrbjələnt| — characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination
turbulently |ˈtɜːbjʊləntlɪ| — in a turbulent manner; with turbulence
Turcoman |ˈtɜːrkəˌmen| — a member of a Turkic people living in Turkmenistan and neighboring areas
turd |tɜːrd| — obscene terms for feces
tureen |tjʊˈriːn| — large deep serving dish with a cover; for serving soups and stews
turf |tɜːrf| — surface layer of ground containing a mat of grass and grass roots
turfen — Made of turf; covered with turf.
turfite |ˈtɜːrfaɪt| — (colloquial, dated) A votary of the turf, or racecourse.
turfman |ˈtərfmən| — A person who goes horse racing, or who owns race horses
turfy |ˈtɜːfɪ| — Of, pertaining to, or constructed of turf.
turgid |ˈtɜːrdʒɪd| — ostentatiously lofty in style
turgidity |tɜːˈdʒɪdɪtɪ| — pompously embellished language
Turk |tɜːrk| — a native or inhabitant of Turkey
turkey |ˈtɜːrkɪ| — large gallinaceous bird with fan-shaped tail; widely domesticated for food
turkey-cock |kɑːk| — A male turkey.
turkeycock — A male turkey
Turkic |ˈtərkɪk| — a subfamily of Altaic languages
Turkish |ˈtɜːrkɪʃ| — a Turkic language spoken by the Turks
Turkoman |ˈtərkəmən| — a member of a Turkic people living in Turkmenistan and neighboring areas
turmeric |ˈtɜːrmərɪk| — widely cultivated tropical plant of India having yellow flowers and a large aromatic deep yellow rhizome; source of a condiment and a yellow dye
turmoil |ˈtɜːrmɔɪl| — a violent disturbance
turn |tɜːrn| — a circular segment of a curve
turn around |ˈtɜːn əˈraʊnd| — turning in an opposite direction or position
turn away |ˈtɜːn əˈweɪ| — move so as not face somebody or something
turn back |ˈtɜːn ˈbæk| — retrace one's course
turn down |ˈtɜːn ˈdaʊn| — refuse to accept
turn in |ˈtɜːn ɪn| — make an entrance by turning from a road
turn off |ˈtɜːn ˈɒf| — cause to stop operating by disengaging a switch
turn on |ˈtɜːn ɑːn| — cause to operate by flipping a switch
turn out |ˈtɜːn ˈaʊt| — be shown or be found to be
turn over |ˈtɜːn ˈəʊvər| — place into the hands or custody of
turn up |ˈtərn ˌəp| — appear or become visible; make a showing
turn-down |ˈtɜːndaʊn| — (idiomatic) To refuse, decline, or deny.
turn-out |ˈtɜːn aʊt| — (intransitive, idiomatic) To result; end up.
turn-round |ˈtɜːn raʊnd| — (intransitive) To revolve or rotate around a centre.
turn-up |ˈtərn ˌəp| — (intransitive) To show up; to appear suddenly or unexpectedly.
turnable — Capable of being turned.
turnabout |ˈtɜːrnəbaʊt| — a decision to reverse an earlier decision
turnaround |ˈtɜːrnəraʊnd| — time need to prepare a vessel or ship for a return trip
turnback |ˈtɜːnbæk| — Used attributively to describe part of a garment that is turned back
turncoat |ˈtɜːrnkəʊt| — a disloyal person who betrays or deserts his cause or religion or political party or friend etc.
turncock |ˈtɜːnkɑːk| — one employed to control water supply by turning water mains on and off
turned |ˈtɜːnd| — in an unpalatable state
turner |ˈtərnər| — United States slave and insurrectionist who in 1831 led a rebellion of slaves in Virginia; he was captured and executed (1800-1831)
turnery |ˈtɜːrnəriː| — workshop where objects are made on a lathe
turning |ˈtɜːrnɪŋ| — the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course
turning-point |ˈtɜːnɪŋ pɔɪnt| — A decisive point at which a significant change or historical event occurs, or at which a decision must be made.
turnip |ˈtɜːrnɪp| — widely cultivated plant having a large fleshy edible white or yellow root
turnkey |ˈtɜːrnkiː| — someone who guards prisoners
turnout |ˈtɜːrnaʊt| — the group that gathers together for a particular occasion
turnover |ˈtɜːrnəʊvər| — the ratio of the number of workers that had to be replaced in a given time period to the average number of workers
turnpike |ˈtɜːrnpaɪk| — (from 16th to 19th centuries) gates set across a road to prevent passage until a toll had been paid
turnround |ˈtɜːrnraʊnd| — act or process of unloading and loading and servicing a vessel or aircraft for a return trip
turnscrew — A screwdriver
turnskin |ˈtɜːnskɪn| — (obsolete) Someone who can change their skin at will, especially into that of a wolf; a werewolf.
turnsole |ˈtɜːrnˌsəʊl| — The heliotrope; so named because its flowers are supposed to turn toward the sun.
turnspit |ˈtərnˌspɪt| — a roasting spit that can be turned
turnstile |ˈtɜːrnstaɪl| — a gate consisting of a post that acts as a pivot for rotating arms; set in a passageway for controlling the persons entering
turntable |ˈtɜːrnteɪbl| — a circular horizontal platform that rotates a phonograph record while it is being played
turpentine |ˈtɜːrpəntaɪn| — obtained from conifers (especially pines)
turpitude |ˈtɜːrpətuːd| — a corrupt or depraved or degenerate act or practice
turps |tərps| — volatile liquid distilled from turpentine oleoresin; used as paint thinner and solvent and medicinally
turquoise |ˈtɜːrkwɔɪz| — a blue to grey green mineral consisting of copper aluminum phosphate
turret |ˈtɜːrət| — a small tower extending above a building
turtle |ˈtɜːrtl| — a sweater or jersey with a high close-fitting collar
turtle-dove |ˈtɜːtldʌv| — Alternative spelling of turtle dove.
turtledove |ˈtɜːtldʌv| — small Australian dove
Tuscan |ˈtəskən| — a resident of Tuscany
tush |ˈtʊʃ| — the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
tusk |tʌsk| — a hard smooth ivory colored dentine that makes up most of the tusks of elephants and walruses
tusker |ˈtəskər| — any mammal with prominent tusks (especially an elephant or wild boar)
tussah |ˈtʌsə| — oriental moth that produces brownish silk
tusseh — oriental moth that produces brownish silk
tusser — oriental moth that produces brownish silk
tussive |ˈtəsɪv| — (medicine) Related to, caused by, or accompanied by a cough
tussle |ˈtʌsl| — disorderly fighting
tussock |ˈtʌsək| — a bunch of hair or feathers or growing grass
tussore |tʌsɔːr| — oriental moth that produces brownish silk
tut |tʌt| — utter `tsk,' `tut,' or `tut-tut,' as in disapproval
tut-tut |ˌtətˈtət| — utter `tsk,' `tut,' or `tut-tut,' as in disapproval
tutelage |ˈtuːtəlɪdʒ| — teaching pupils individually (usually by a tutor hired privately)
tutelar |ˈtuːtlər| — providing protective supervision; watching over or safeguarding
tutelary |ˈtjuːtɪlərɪ| — providing protective supervision; watching over or safeguarding
tutor |ˈtuːtər| — a person who gives private instruction (as in singing, acting, etc.)
tutorage |ˈtjuːtərɪdʒ| — The office of a tutor
tutoress |ˈtjuːtərɪs| — A female tutor.
tutorial |tuːˈtɔːrɪəl| — a session of intensive tuition given by a tutor to an individual or to a small number of students
tutoring |ˈtuːtərɪŋ| — Present participle of tutor.
tutorize — To teach; to instruct.
tutorship |ˈtjuːtəʃɪp| — teaching pupils individually (usually by a tutor hired privately)
tutsan |ˈtʌtsən| — deciduous bushy Eurasian shrub with golden yellow flowers and reddish-purple fruits from which a soothing salve is made in Spain
tutti-frutti |ˌtuːtɪ ˈfruːtɪ| — ice cream containing chopped candied fruits
tutu |ˈtuːtuː| — South African prelate and leader of the antiapartheid struggle (born in 1931)
tux |tʌks| — semiformal evening dress for men
tuxedo |tʌkˈsiːdəʊ| — semiformal evening dress for men
tuyere |twiːˈjer| — Alternative form of tuyere.