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1350+ Adjectives That Start With T

    Adjectives That Start With T

    Adjectives are words that describe or modify another person or thing in a sentence. They are often used to describe feelings or states of being. Adjectives that start with the letter T are listed in this article.

    Some common adjectives that start with T are: tall, terrible, tired, and timid.

    Other adjectives that start with T include: terrible, thin, and third.

    Some less common adjectives that start with T are: tawny, technicolor, and thermonuclear.

    Adjectives that start with T can be used to describe a variety of different things, from physical appearance to personality traits.

    Adjectives That Start With The Letter T

    T is for the many adjectives that start with this letter! Take a look at the list below and see how many you know.

    • Tantalizing: Inviting or tempting.
    • Tasty: Appealing or delicious.
    • Tawdry: Cheap and gaudy.
    • Tedious: Boring or monotonous.
    • Temperate: Moderate or restrained.
    • Tender: Easily broken or damaged.
    • Tense: Anxious or nervous.
    • Thrifty: Careful with money.
    • Timid: Fearful or shy.
    • Tireless: Energetic or enthusiastic.
    • Tolerant: Willing to accept different views.
    • Transparent: Easy to see through.

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    Adjectives That Start With T

    154 Adjectives That Start With TA

    tabbyA fabric with a watered pattern, typically silk. A plain weave. A type of concrete made of lime, shells, gravel, and stones, which dries very hard. (of a cat) gray or brownish in color and streaked with dark stripes.
    tabooA social or religious custom prohibiting or forbidding discussion of a particular practice or forbidding association with a particular person, place, or thing. Prohibited or restricted by social custom. Place under prohibition.
    tabuA social or religious custom prohibiting or forbidding discussion of a particular practice or forbidding association with a particular person, place, or thing. Prohibited or restricted by social custom. Place under prohibition.
    tabular(of data) consisting of or presented in columns or tables. Broad and flat like the top of a table.
    tacitUnderstood or implied without being stated.
    tacky(of glue, paint, or other substances) retaining a slightly sticky feel; not fully dry. Showing poor taste and quality.
    tactfulHaving or showing tact.
    TagalogAn Austronesian language spoken in Luzon and neighboring islands and forming the basis of the standardized national language of the Philippines (Filipino). Its vocabulary has been much influenced by Spanish and English, and to some extent by Chinese, Sanskrit, Tamil, and Malay. A member of a people originally of central Luzon in the Philippines. Relating to Tagalogs or the language Tagalog.
    taggedA label attached to someone or something for the purpose of identification or to give other information. A small piece or part that is attached to a main body. A frequently repeated quotation or stock phrase. Attach a label to. Add to something, especially as an afterthought or with no real connection. Shear away ragged locks of wool from (sheep). A children’s game in which one child chases the others and anyone who is touched then becomes the pursuer. Touch (someone being chased) in a game of tag.
    taiA deep red-brown Pacific sea bream, eaten as a delicacy in Japan. Relating to or denoting a family of tonal Southeast Asian languages, including Thai and Lao, of uncertain affinity to other language groups (sometimes being linked with the Sino-Tibetan family).
    tailThe hindmost part of an animal, especially when prolonged beyond the rest of the body, such as the flexible extension of the backbone in a vertebrate, the feathers at the hind end of a bird, or a terminal appendage in an insect. A thing resembling an animal’s tail in its shape or position, typically something extending downward or outward at the end of something. The end of a long train or line of people or vehicles. informal mainly North American tailsFollow and observe (someone) closely, especially in secret. Provide with a tail. North American archaic Limitation of ownership, especially of an estate or title limited to a person and their heirs.
    tailedin combination
    takenLay hold of (something) with one’s hands; reach for and hold. with object and adverbial of directionCarry or bring with one; convey. Accept or receive (someone or something)Consume as food, drink, medicine, or drugs. Make, undertake, or perform (an action or task)Require or use up (a specified amount of time)be taken by/withno objectGrammar A scene or sequence of sound or vision photographed or recorded continuously at one time. An amount of something gained or acquired from one source or in one session. Printing
    takingThe action or process of taking something. takings(of a person) captivating in manner; charming.
    talcTalcum powder. A white, grey, or pale green soft mineral with a greasy feel, occurring as translucent masses or laminae and consisting of hydrated magnesium silicate. Powder or treat (something) with talc.
    talcoseConsisting largely of the mineral talc.
    talkyinformal
    tallOf great or more than average height, especially (with reference to an object) relative to width.
    tame(of an animal) not dangerous or frightened of people; domesticated. derogatory North American Domesticate (an animal)
    tamed(of an animal) not dangerous or frightened of people; domesticated. derogatory North American Domesticate (an animal)
    tamest(of an animal) not dangerous or frightened of people; domesticated. derogatory North American Domesticate (an animal)
    TamilA member of a people inhabiting parts of southern India and Sri Lanka. A Dravidian language spoken by Tamils in southern India, Sri Lanka, and elsewhere. The language is more than 2,000 years old. Relating to the Tamils or their language.
    taming(of an animal) not dangerous or frightened of people; domesticated. derogatory North American Domesticate (an animal)
    tanA yellowish-brown color. A brown or darkened shade of skin developed after exposure to the sun. no objectwith object informal, dated Of a yellowish-brown color. North American Tangent.
    tandemWith two or more horses harnessed one behind another. Having two things arranged one in front of the other.
    tangyHaving a strong, piquant flavor or smell.
    tankedA large receptacle or storage chamber, especially for liquid or gas. A heavy armored fighting vehicle carrying guns and moving on a continuous articulated metal track. North American Fill the tank of a vehicle with fuel. US
    tanned(of a person) having brown or darkened skin after exposure to the sun. (of animal skin) converted into leather by being soaked in a liquid containing tannic acid, or by the use of other chemicals.
    tannicRelating to tannin.
    TaoismA Chinese philosophy based on the writings of Lao-tzu (fl. 6th century BC), advocating humility and religious piety.
    TaoistAn adherent of the Chinese philosophy of Taoism. Relating to the Chinese philosophy of Taoism.
    tapedA narrow strip of material, as used to hold or fasten something. often with modifierRecord (sound or pictures) on audio tape or videotape or by digital means. Fasten or attach (something) with adhesive tape.
    tappedA device by which a flow of liquid or gas from a pipe or container can be controlled. A device connected to a telephone used for listening secretly to someone’s conversations. An instrument for cutting a threaded hole in a material. British Draw liquid through the tap or spout of (a cask, barrel, or other container)Exploit or draw a supply from (a resource)Connect a device to (a telephone) so that conversation can be listened to secretly. Cut a thread in (something) to accept a screw. Strike (someone or something) with a quick light blow or blows. US A quick light blow, or the sound of such a blow. Tap dancing. taps
    tardyDelaying or delayed beyond the right or expected time; late.
    tarmactrademark in UK British East African
    tarotPlaying cards, traditionally a pack of 78 with five suits, used for fortune-telling and (especially in Europe) in certain games. The suits are typically swords, cups, coins (or pentacles), batons (or wands), and a permanent suit of trump.
    tarryOf, like, or covered with tar. Stay longer than intended; delay leaving a place.
    tarsalRelating to the tarsus. A bone of the tarsus.
    tartAn open pastry case containing a filling. British tart oneself uptart about/aroundSharp or acid in taste.
    tasty(of food) having a pleasant, distinct flavor. mainly British
    TatarA member of a Turkic people living in Tatarstan and various other parts of Russia and Ukraine. They are the descendants of the Tartars who ruled central Asia in the 14th century. The Turkic language of the Tatars. Relating to the Tatars or their language.
    Tatarianturkic
    tattyinformal
    tauntA remark made in order to anger, wound, or provoke someone. Provoke or challenge (someone) with insulting remarks.
    TaurusAstronomy Astrology a Tauruspostpositive
    tautStretched or pulled tight; not slack.
    tawdrierShowy but cheap and of poor quality. Cheap and gaudy finery.
    tawdryShowy but cheap and of poor quality. Cheap and gaudy finery.
    tawnyOf an orange-brown or yellowish-brown color. An orange-brown or yellowish-brown color.
    taxingPhysically or mentally demanding.
    tabernaculartaciturnTahitian
    tabescenttackiesttailless
    tabulatetacticaltaillike
    tachistoscopictactlesstailored
    tachygraphictactualtailor-made
    tachygraphicaltagmemictaintless
    takeawaytalismanictaloned
    take-downtalismanicaltamable
    take-outtalkabletameable
    talentedtalkativetameless
    taligradetallishtamer
    talipedtallowytanagrine
    tangenttangledtapeless
    tangentialtannabletapelike
    tangerinetantalictapering
    tangibletantalizingtapestried
    tangiertantaloustapetal
    tangiestTaoistictappable
    Tardenoisiantarmacadamtartaric
    tardiertarnaltartish
    tardiesttarnishabletasimetric
    tardigradetarnishedtasseled
    TargumicTartareantasselled
    tarifflessTartariantasteful
    tastelesstauromachiantawney
    tatteredtautologictawnier
    tattlingtautologicaltawniest
    tauntingtautomerictaxable
    tauriformtawdriesttaxaceous
    taurinetawietax-deductible
    tax-exempttax-freetaxidermal
    taxidermictaxonomictaxonomical
    taxpaying

    226 Adjectives Starting With TE

    tearfulCrying or inclined to cry.
    tearierFull of tears; tearful.
    tearingViolent; extreme.
    tearyFull of tears; tearful.
    teasedMake fun of or attempt to provoke (a person or animal) in a playful way. Gently pull or comb (tangled wool, hair, etc. ) into separate strands.
    teasingIntended to provoke or make fun of someone in a playful way.
    techyA person who is expert in or enthusiastic about technology, especially computing.
    tediousToo long, slow, or dull; tiresome or monotonous.
    teeninformal Relating to teenagers.
    teenierTiny.
    teensyTiny.
    teenyTiny.
    teleostA fish of a large group that comprises all ray-finned fishes apart from the primitive bichirs, sturgeons, paddlefishes, freshwater garfishes, and bowfins.
    telic(of an action or attitude) directed or tending to a definite end.
    TeluguA Dravidian language spoken mainly in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, and other parts of southern India. A member of a people living mainly in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, and other parts of southern India and speaking Telugu. Relating to the Telugu or their language.
    tenderShowing gentleness and concern or sympathy. (of food) easy to cut or chew; not tough. (of a part of the body) sensitive to pain. Young, immature, and vulnerable. Nautical Offer or present (something) formally. An offer to carry out work, supply goods, or buy land, shares, or another asset at a stated fixed price. A boat used to ferry people and supplies to and from a ship. A railcar coupled to a steam locomotive to carry fuel and water. usually in combination or with modifier
    tenorA singing voice between baritone and alto or countertenor, the highest of the ordinary adult male range. usually the tenor ofLaw Finance
    tense(especially of a muscle or someone’s body) stretched tight or rigid. Become tense, typically through anxiety or nervousness. A set of forms taken by a verb to indicate the time (and sometimes also the continuance or completeness) of the action in relation to the time of the utterance.
    tensed(especially of a muscle or someone’s body) stretched tight or rigid. Become tense, typically through anxiety or nervousness. A set of forms taken by a verb to indicate the time (and sometimes also the continuance or completeness) of the action in relation to the time of the utterance.
    tenser(especially of a muscle or someone’s body) stretched tight or rigid. Become tense, typically through anxiety or nervousness. A set of forms taken by a verb to indicate the time (and sometimes also the continuance or completeness) of the action in relation to the time of the utterance.
    tensest(especially of a muscle or someone’s body) stretched tight or rigid. Become tense, typically through anxiety or nervousness. A set of forms taken by a verb to indicate the time (and sometimes also the continuance or completeness) of the action in relation to the time of the utterance.
    tensileRelating to tension. Capable of being drawn out or stretched.
    tensing(especially of a muscle or someone’s body) stretched tight or rigid. Become tense, typically through anxiety or nervousness. A set of forms taken by a verb to indicate the time (and sometimes also the continuance or completeness) of the action in relation to the time of the utterance.
    tensiveCausing or expressing tension.
    tentaculoidresembling a tentacle
    tentedConsisting of tents; providing accommodation in the form of tents.
    tenthConstituting number ten in a sequence; 10th.
    tenuredHaving or denoting a permanent post, especially as a teacher or professor.
    tenuto(especially as a direction) with a note or chord held for its full time value or slightly more. (of a note or chord) held for its full time value or slightly more. A note or chord held for its full time value or slightly more.
    tepid(especially of a liquid) only slightly warm; lukewarm. Showing little enthusiasm.
    tereteCylindrical or slightly tapering, and without substantial furrows or ridges.
    tergalRelating to a tergum of an arthropod.
    ternaryComposed of three parts.
    terseSparing in the use of words; abrupt.
    testA procedure intended to establish the quality, performance, or reliability of something, especially before it is taken into widespread use. Metallurgy Take measures to check the quality, performance, or reliability of (something), especially before putting it into widespread use or practice. The shell or integument of some invertebrates and protozoans, especially the chalky shell of a foraminiferan or the tough outer layer of a tunicate.
    testedA procedure intended to establish the quality, performance, or reliability of something, especially before it is taken into widespread use. Metallurgy Take measures to check the quality, performance, or reliability of (something), especially before putting it into widespread use or practice. The shell or integument of some invertebrates and protozoans, especially the chalky shell of a foraminiferan or the tough outer layer of a tunicate.
    testyEasily irritated; impatient and somewhat bad-tempered.
    tetchyBad-tempered and irritable.
    TeutonA member of a people who lived in Jutland in the 4th century BC and fought the Romans in France in the 2nd century BC.
    teachabletea-tabletectonic
    teacherlesstechiertectricial
    tearabletechiestteeming
    tearawaytechnicalteenage
    teariesttechnocratteeniest
    tearlesstechnologicalteensy-weensy
    teentsytelaesthetictelegrammatic
    teeny-weenytelangiectatictelegrammic
    teetotaltelautographictelegraphic
    tegulartelegenictelekinetic
    teindtelegnostictelemetered
    teknonymoustelegonictelencephalic
    teleologicaltelescopictelltale
    teleosteantelesthetictellurian
    telepathictelevisionaltelluric
    telephonictelevisionarytellurous
    telephotographictelialtelocentric
    telescopedtellingtelophasic
    temerarioustempestuousten
    temperamentaltempledtenable
    temperatetemporaltenacious
    temperedtemporarytenantable
    temperingtemptabletenanted
    tempest-tossedtemptingtenantless
    tendencioustendrillartenpenny
    tendentioustenebrifictenseless
    tender-heartedtenebrioustensible
    tenderizedtenebrismtensional
    tendingtenebroustensionless
    tendinoustenfoldtentacled
    tentaculartentorialtepidness
    tentativetentyteratogenic
    tentietenuousteratoid
    tentiertenurialterbic
    tentiesttephritictercentenary
    tentlesstepidityterebinthine
    terefahterminationalternate
    tergiversatoryterminativeterpsichorean
    teriyakiterminatoryterraqueous
    terminableterministterrene
    terminalterminologicalterrestrial
    terminatedtermlessterrible
    terrificterroristtertian
    terrifiedterroristictertiary
    terrifyingterrorlesstertius
    terrigenousterror-strickentervalent
    territorialterror-strucktessellated
    terrorfultertialtestable
    testaceoustest-tubetetrabranchiate
    testamentarytestudinaltetracid
    testatetetanictetracyclic
    testiculartetartohedraltetradynamous
    testiculatetetheredtetraethyl
    testimonialtetrabasictetragonal
    tetrahedraltetrarchictetrasyllabical
    tetrameroustetrarchicaltetratomic
    tetrandroustetrasporictetravalent
    tetraploidtetrastichicTeucrian
    tetrapodictetrastichousTeutonic
    tetrapteroustetrasyllabictextbook
    text bookishtextiletextless
    textualtextualismtextuary
    textured

    208 Words That Start With TH Adjectives

    ThaiRelating to Thailand, its people, or their language.A native or inhabitant of Thailand.The Tai language that is the official language of Thailand.
    thalamencephalicdiencephalic
    thalassicRelating to the sea.
    thankless(of a job or task) difficult or unpleasant and not likely to bring one
    pleasure or the appreciation of others.
    thankworthyworthy of thanks or gratitude
    thawed(of ice, snow, or another frozen substance, such as food) become liquid or
    soft as a result of warming.A period of warmer weather that thaws ice and snow.
    ThebanRelating to or characteristic of the Greek city of Thebes or its
    inhabitants.Relating to or characteristic of Thebes, the ancient capital of Upper Egypt.A native or inhabitant of the Greek city of Thebes.A native or inhabitant of Thebes, the ancient capital of Upper Egypt.
    thecodontA fossil quadrupedal or partly bipedal reptile of the Triassic period,
    having teeth fixed in sockets in the jaw. Thecodonts are ancestral to the
    dinosaurs and other archosaurs.
    theismBelief in the existence of a god or gods, especially belief in one god as
    creator of the universe, intervening in it and sustaining a personal
    relation to his creatures.
    theistA person who believes in the existence of a god or gods, specifically of a
    creator who intervenes in the universe.Denoting or relating to belief in the existence of a god or gods,
    specifically of a creator who intervenes in the universe.
    theisticbelief in the existence of a god or gods
    thenAt that time; at the time in question.After that; next; afterward.In that case; therefore.
    thenarRelating to the rounded fleshy part of the hand at the base of the thumb
    (the ball of the thumb)
    theocraticalof, relating to, or being a theocracy
    theodiceanof or relating to theodicy
    theomorphichaving divine form
    theoreticexisting only in theory
    theoreticalexisting only in theory
    therianA mammal of the major group Theria, which comprises the marsupials and
    placentals.Relating to or denoting therians.
    therianthropiccombining human and animal form
    thermalRelating to heat.An upward current of warm air, used by gliders, balloons, and birds to gain
    height.usually thermals
    thermicRelating to heat.
    thermionicrelating to, using, or being the emission of charged particles (such as
    electrons) by an incandescent material
    thermochemicala branch of chemistry that deals with the interrelation of heat with
    chemical reaction or physical change of state
    thermoduricable to survive high temperatures
    thermolabileunstable when heated
    thermophileof, relating to, or being an organism living at a high temperature
    thermoplasticcapable of softening or fusing when heated and of hardening again when
    cooled — compare thermosetting
    thermoscopicdistinguishing temperature differences
    thermosettingDenoting substances (especially synthetic resins) which set permanently
    when heated.
    thermostable(of a substance) not readily destroyed or deactivated by heat.
    theropodA carnivorous dinosaur of a group whose members are typically bipedal and
    range from small and delicately built to very large.
    thespianRelating to drama and the theater.An actor or actress.
    theurgicthe art or technique of compelling or persuading a god or beneficent or
    supernatural power to do or refrain from doing something
    thickWith opposite sides or surfaces that are a great or relatively great
    distance apart.Made up of a large number of things or people close together.(of a liquid or a semiliquid substance) relatively firm in consistency; not
    flowing freely. informal (of a voice) not clear or distinct; hoarse or husky. informal The busiest or most crowded part of something; the middle of something.In or with deep, dense, or heavy mass.
    thickenedto become dense
    thickeninga thickened part or place
    thick-skulledhaving a thick skull
    thievingBe a thief; steal something.
    thievishRelating to or given to stealing.
    thigmotacticof, relating to, or involving a thigmotaxis
    thigmotropicof, relating to, or exhibiting thigmotropism
    thinHaving opposite surfaces or sides close together; of little thickness or
    depth.(of a person) having little, or too little, flesh or fat on their body.Having few parts or members relative to the area covered or filled; sparse.Containing much liquid and not much solid substance.Too weak to justify a result or effect; inadequate.With little thickness or depth.Make or become less dense, crowded, or numerous.Make or become smaller in width or thickness.Golf
    thinkingThe process of using one’s mind to consider or reason about something.Using thought or rational judgment; intelligent.
    thinnedHaving opposite surfaces or sides close together; of little thickness or
    depth.(of a person) having little, or too little, flesh or fat on their body.Having few parts or members relative to the area covered or filled; sparse.Containing much liquid and not much solid substance.Too weak to justify a result or effect; inadequate.With little thickness or depth.Make or become less dense, crowded, or numerous.Make or become smaller in width or thickness.Golf
    thin-skinnedhaving a thin skin or rind
    thirdConstituting number three in a sequence; 3rd.
    third-classof or relating to a class, rank, or grade next below the second
    thirstiestFeeling a need to drink something.Having or showing a strong desire for something.
    thirstlesshaving no thirst
    thirstyFeeling a need to drink something.Having or showing a strong desire for something.
    thirteentha number that is one more than 12 — see Table of Numbers
    thixotropicthe property of various gels of becoming fluid when disturbed (as by
    shaking)
    ThomismThe theology of Thomas Aquinas or of his followers.
    thoracicRelating to the thorax.
    thornierHaving many thorns or thorn bushes.
    thorniestHaving many thorns or thorn bushes.
    thornyHaving many thorns or thorn bushes.
    thoroughcarried through to completion
    thoroughbredbred from the best blood through a long line
    thousanda number equal to 10 times 100 — see Table of Numbers
    thowlessfeeble, lazy, spiritless
    Thraciana native or inhabitant of Thrace
    thrawnTwisted; crooked.Perverse; ill-tempered.
    threadbarehaving the nap worn off so that the thread shows
    threadyRelating to or resembling a thread.(of a sound, especially the voice) scarcely audible.
    threatenedhaving an uncertain chance of continued survival
    threateningHaving a hostile or deliberately frightening quality or manner.
    three-corneredhaving three corners
    three-dimensionalHaving or appearing to have length, breadth, and depth.
    threefoldhaving three parts or members
    three-leggedhaving three legs
    threepennycosting or worth threepence
    three-phase(of an electric generator, motor, or other device) designed to supply or
    use simultaneously three separate alternating currents of the same voltage,
    but with phases differing by a third of a period.
    three-pieceConsisting of three separate and complementary items.A set of three separate and complementary items.
    three-ply(of material) having three layers or strands.Knitting wool made of three strands.Plywood made by gluing together three layers with the grain in different
    directions.
    three-quarterextending to three-quarters of the normal full length
    threescorebeing three times twenty
    thriftiest(of a person or their behavior) using money and other resources carefully
    and not wastefully. archaic, dialect
    thriftless(of a person or their behavior) spending money in an extravagant and
    wasteful way.
    thrifty(of a person or their behavior) using money and other resources carefully
    and not wastefully. archaic, dialect
    thrilledFeeling or showing great excitement and pleasure; very excited.
    thrillingcausing a feeling of great excitement or happiness
    thriving(of a child, animal, or plant) grow or develop well or vigorously.
    throatedhaving a throat especially of a specified kind
    throatyuttered or produced from low in the throat
    throbbingto pulsate or pound with abnormal force or rapidity
    throblessThat does not throb; without throbbing; without or devoid of feeling or
    emotion.
    throughMoving in one side and out of the other side of (an opening, channel, or
    location)Continuing in time toward completion of (a process or period)So as to inspect all or part of (a collection, inventory, or publication)By means of (a process or intermediate stage)North American Expressing movement into one side and out of the other side of an opening,
    channel, or location.So as to continue in time toward the completion of a process, period, etc.So as to inspect all or part of a publication or document.So as to be connected by telephone.attributiveattributive informal
    through-otherin confusion
    thrownwith object and usually with adverbialwith object and adverbialwith objectwith objectwith objectwith object informal with objectAn act of throwing something.A light cover for furniture.a throwGeology usually in singular
    thuddingThe action of moving, falling, or striking something with a dull, heavy
    sound.Used to emphasize the clumsiness or awkwardness of something, especially a
    remark.
    thuggishCharacterized by violent behavior, especially of a criminal nature.
    thumbed(of a book, magazine, etc.) having been read often and bearing marks of
    frequent handling.Having or using thumbs.
    thumpingPounding or throbbing in a heavy, continuous way. informal
    thunderingawesomely great, intense, or unusual
    thwartPrevent (someone) from accomplishing something.A structural crosspiece sometimes forming a seat for a rower in a boat.From one side to another side of (an area); across.From one side to another side of an area.
    thymicRelating to the thymus gland or its functions.
    thymierabounding in or fragrant with thyme
    thyroida large bilobed endocrine gland of vertebrates lying at the anterior base
    of the neck and producing especially the hormones thyroxine and triiodothyronine
    thysanurousan order of wingless insects having setiform caudal appendages projecting
    as bristles and comprising the bristletails
    thaethankfulThebaic
    thalassographicthank-youthecal
    thallicthatchlessthecate
    thalloidtheaceoustheistical
    thallophyticthearchicthelytokous
    thalloustheatricalthematic
    themelesstheologicaltheriacal
    theocentrictheophanictheriomorphic
    theocratictheosophicthermodynamic
    Theocriteantheosophicalthermodynamical
    theodolitictheralitethermoelectrical
    theogonictherapeuticthermogenetic
    thermogenicthermotacticthetic
    thermoluminescentthermotaxictheurgical
    thermolyticthermotropicthicketed
    thermometrictheroidthickety
    thermonuclearthersiticalthickset
    thermostaticThessalonianthick-skinned
    thick-wittedthirstierThomistic
    thinkablethirteenthornless
    thinnishthirtieththoughtful
    thiocyanicthirtythoughtless
    third-ratethistlythought-out
    thirdstreamThomistthousandfold
    thousandththreethriftier
    thrashingthree-mastedthroatier
    thrasonicalthree-sidedthroatiest
    thrawthree-squarethrombolytic
    threadlikethree-waythrombosed
    threatfulthrenodialthrombotic
    thronelessthumblikethymelaeaceous
    throngedthunderousthymiest
    through-composedthunderythymy
    throwbackthwartedthyrsoid
    thruthwartingthysanuran
    thumblessthwartwise

    105 Adjectives Beginning With TI

    TibetanA native of Tibet or a person of Tibetan descent. The Tibeto-Burman language of Tibet, also spoken in neighboring areas of China, India, and Nepal. Relating to Tibet, its people, or its language.
    tibialthe inner and usually larger of the two bones of the vertebrate hind or lower limb between the knee and ankle
    tickety-boofine, okay
    ticklingLightly touch or prod (a person or a part of the body) in a way that causes itching and often laughter. Appeal to (someone’s taste, sense of humor, curiosity, etc. )An act of tickling someone.
    ticklishSensitive to being tickled. (of a situation or problem) difficult to deal with; requiring careful handling.
    tidalRelating to or affected by tides.
    tiddlySlightly drunk. Little; tiny.
    tidiedArranged neatly and in order. informal usually with modifiermainly US Bring order to (something); arrange neatly.
    tidyArranged neatly and in order. informal usually with modifiermainly US Bring order to (something); arrange neatly.
    tiedwith object and usually with adverbialRestrict or limit (someone) to a particular situation, occupation, or place. with objectno objectA piece of string, cord, or the like used for fastening or tying something. A rod or beam holding parts of a structure together. usually tiesA strip of material worn around the collar and tied in a knot at the front with the ends hanging down, typically forming part of a man’s business or formal outfit; a necktie. A result in a game or other competitive situation in which two or more competitors or teams have the same score or ranking; a draw.
    tie-inA connection or association.
    tigerishResembling or likened to a tiger, especially in being fierce and determined.
    tightFixed, fastened, or closed firmly; hard to move, undo, or open. (of a rope, fabric, or surface) stretched so as to leave no slack; not loose. (of an area or space) having or allowing little room for maneuver. (of a formation or a group of people or things) closely or densely packed together. (of a game or contest) with evenly matched competitors; very close. British informal Very firmly, closely, or tensely.
    tightenedMake or become tight or tighter.
    tight-fistedreluctant to part with money
    tightknit(of a group of people) united or bound together by strong relationships and common interests.
    tight-lippedWith the lips firmly closed, especially as a sign of suppressed emotion or determined reticence.
    tightly-knit(of a group of people) united or bound together by strong relationships and common interests.
    tiledA thin rectangular slab of baked clay, concrete, or other material, used in overlapping rows for covering roofs. Cover (something) with tiles.
    tiliaceousa family of herbs, shrubs, or trees (order Malvales) distinguished chiefly by the free stamens and 2-celled anthers
    tilledUp to (the point in time or the event mentioned); until. Up to the point in time or the event mentioned; until. A cash register or drawer for money in a store, bank, or restaurant. Prepare and cultivate (land) for crops. A sediment consisting of particles of various sizes and deposited by melting glaciers or ice sheets.
    tiltedMove or cause to move into a sloping position. tilt atA sloping position or movement. historical
    timbered(of a building) made wholly or partly of timber. Having many trees; wooded.
    timber-linemainly North American
    time-consumingusing or taking up a great deal of time
    timedThe indefinite continued progress of existence and events in the past, present, and future regarded as a whole. A point of time as measured in hours and minutes past midnight or noon. Time as allotted, available, or used. An instance of something happening or being done; an occasion. timesThe rhythmic pattern of a piece of music, as expressed by a time signature. with object and adverbial or infinitivewith object
    timelessNot affected by the passage of time or changes in fashion.
    timelyDone or occurring at a favorable or useful time; opportune.
    timeousIn good time; sufficiently early.
    time-sharingThe use of a property as a vacation home at specified times by several joint owners. The operation of a computer system by several users for different operations at the same time.
    timidShowing a lack of courage or confidence; easily frightened.
    timocraticRelating to a form of government in which possession of property is required in order to hold office. Relating to a form of government in which rulers are motivated by ambition or love of honor.
    timorousShowing or suffering from nervousness, fear, or a lack of confidence.
    tinAn airtight container made of tinplate or aluminium. Cover with a thin layer of tin.
    tinctTincture.
    tinctorialRelating to dyeing, coloring, or staining properties.
    tinderyresembling tinder
    tinealany of several fungal infections of the skin
    tineda slender pointed projecting part
    tineidof or relating to the Tineidae
    tingedColor slightly. A tendency toward or trace of some color.
    tinglierCausing or experiencing a slight prickling or stinging sensation.
    tingliestCausing or experiencing a slight prickling or stinging sensation.
    tinglingExperience or cause to experience a slight prickling or stinging sensation. A slight prickling or stinging sensation. An S-shaped metal clip used to support heavy panes of glass or slates on a roof.
    tinglyCausing or experiencing a slight prickling or stinging sensation.
    tinhornA contemptible person, especially one pretending to have money, influence, or ability.
    tinierVery small.
    tiniestVery small.
    tinklingMake or cause to make a light, clear ringing sound. informal A light, clear ringing sound. informal
    tinklythat tinkles
    tinnedBritish attributive
    tinnierHaving a displeasingly thin, metallic sound.
    tinniestHaving a displeasingly thin, metallic sound.
    tinnyHaving a displeasingly thin, metallic sound.
    tinpot(especially of a country or its leader) having or showing poor leadership or organization.
    tinselA form of decoration consisting of thin strips of shiny metal foil.
    tinsellyA form of decoration consisting of thin strips of shiny metal foil.
    tintedSlightly colored; tinged.
    tinyVery small.
    tip-and-runa game similar to cricket in which a batsman is required to run each time he touches a bowled ball with his bat
    tippedThe pointed or rounded end or extremity of something slender or tapering. Attach to or cover the end or extremity of. tip a page inOverbalance or cause to overbalance so as to fall or turn over. with objectBritish Baseball A sum of money given to someone as a reward for their services. A small but useful piece of practical advice. Give (someone) a sum of money as a way of rewarding them for their services. British
    tippierInclined to tilt or overturn; unsteady.
    tippiestInclined to tilt or overturn; unsteady.
    tippyInclined to tilt or overturn; unsteady.
    tipsierSlightly drunk.
    tipsySlightly drunk.
    tiptoeWalk quietly and carefully with one’s heels raised and one’s weight on the balls of the feet.
    tiptopOf the very best class or quality; excellent. The highest part or point of excellence. North American
    tip-upA device used in ice fishing in which a wire attached to the rod is tripped, raising a signal flag, when a fish takes the bait.
    tiredIn need of sleep or rest; weary.
    tirelessHaving or showing great effort or energy.
    tiresomeCausing one to feel bored or annoyed.
    tiringCausing one to need rest or sleep; fatiguing.
    TitanesqueResembling or having the characteristics of a Titan; specifically colossal, gigantic.
    titanicOf exceptional strength, size, or power. Of titanium with a valence of four; of titanium(IV). A British passenger liner, the largest ship in the world when it was built and supposedly unsinkable, that struck an iceberg in the North Atlantic on its maiden voyage in April 1912 and sank with the loss of 1,490 lives.
    titaniferous(of rocks and minerals) containing or yielding titanium.
    titanousOf titanium with a lower valence, usually three.
    titillatedStimulate or excite (someone), especially in a sexual way.
    titillatingArousing mild sexual excitement or interest; salacious.
    titillativePleasantly exciting or stimulating; (now usually) arousing mild sexual excitement or interest; tending to titillate.
    titled(of a person) having a title indicating high social or official rank.
    TitoismThe policies or principles advocated by the former Yugoslav statesman Tito.
    TitoistRelating to or characteristic of the principles or policies of the former Yugoslav statesman Tito. An advocate of the principles and policies of the former Yugoslav statesman Tito.
    titteringExpressing or characterized by half-suppressed laughter or amusement.
    tittuppyCharacterized by bouncing movement; unsteady, shaky, rickety.
    titubantCharacterized by titubation, especially staggering, faltering, unsteady. Often with reference to drunkenness.
    titularHolding or constituting a purely formal position or title without any real authority. Denoting a person or thing from whom or which the name of an artistic work or similar is taken. attributive
    titularyrare That exists or is such only in title or name; holding or bearing a title without exercising the functions implied by it; nominal. From whom or which a title or name is taken; = “titular”. A person who holds a title to an office, benefice, or possession, irrespective of the functions, duties, or rights attaching to it. The set of titles borne by a monarch or ruler.
    tiaraedtiddleytideless
    tiercedtight-lacedtillable
    timber-framedtime-honouredtimocratical
    tinkliertinkliesttintless
    tippabletip-tiltedTirolean
    tithableTitianesque

    162 Adjectives That Start With TO

    to-and-froIn a constant movement backward and forward or from side to side. Move constantly backward and forward. Constant movement backward and forward.
    toasted(of food, especially bread or cheese) cooked or browned by exposure to a grill, fire, or other source of radiant heat.
    to-bein combination
    toeAny of the five digits at the end of the human foot. The lower end, tip, or point of something. with object and usually with adverbialtoe in/out
    toedhaving a toe or toes especially of a specified kind or number
    toeynervous, anxious, worried
    togetherWith or in proximity to another person or people. Into companionship or close association. At the same time. Without interruption; continuously. Self-confident, level-headed, or well organized.
    toggedClothes. Be or get dressed for a particular occasion or activity. A unit of thermal resistance used to express the insulating properties of clothes and quilts.
    TogoleseRelating to or characteristic of Togo or its people. A native or inhabitant of Togo, or a person of Togolese descent.
    toilfulInvolving toil or hard work; = “toilsome”. Now somewhat rare. rare
    toilingWork extremely hard or incessantly. Exhausting physical labor.
    toilsomeInvolving hard or tedious work.
    tokenA thing serving as a visible or tangible representation of a fact, quality, feeling, etc. A voucher that can be exchanged for goods or services, typically one given as a gift or offered as part of a promotional offer. Linguistics Computing A member of a minority group included in an otherwise homogeneous set of people in order to give the appearance of diversity. Done for the sake of appearances or as a symbolic gesture.
    toldreporting verbwith clause archaic (especially in poker) an unconscious action that is thought to betray an attempted deception. (in the Middle East) an artificial mound formed by the accumulated remains of ancient settlements.
    tolerableAble to be endured.
    tolerantShowing willingness to allow the existence of opinions or behavior that one does not necessarily agree with. (of a plant, animal, or machine) able to endure specified conditions or treatment.
    ToltecA member of an indigenous people that flourished in Mexico before the Aztecs. The language of the Toltecs. Relating to the Toltecs.
    tomblessWithout a tomb or sepulchral monument; having no grave; unburied. Also (and in earliest use) figurative.
    tomboyish(of a girl) enjoying rough, noisy activities of a type traditionally associated with boys.
    tomfoolishTypical of or appropriate to a tomfool; very foolish; absurd, ridiculous.
    tomialOf or relating to the cutting edge or edges of a bird’s bill.
    tonalRelating to the tone of music, color, or writing.
    tonedHaving firm and well-defined muscles. Having a particular color or shade; tinted. in combinationHaving a particular character or attitude.
    tone-deaf(of a person) unable to perceive differences of musical pitch accurately.
    toneless(of a voice or musical sound) lacking expression or interest.
    TonganRelating to Tonga or its people or language. A native or inhabitant of Tonga. The Polynesian language spoken in Tonga.
    tonguedin combination(in carpentry) constructed using a tongue. (of a note) played by tonguing.
    tongue-tiedToo shy or embarrassed to speak. Having a malformation restricting the movement of the tongue.
    tonicA medicinal substance taken to give a feeling of vigor or well-being. Music Giving a feeling of vigor or well-being; invigorating. Music Phonetics Relating to or restoring normal tone to muscles or other organs.
    tonierFashionable among wealthy or stylish people. Any of a number of awards given annually in the US for outstanding achievement in the theater in various categories.
    toniestFashionable among wealthy or stylish people. Any of a number of awards given annually in the US for outstanding achievement in the theater in various categories.
    tonsillarRelating to or affecting the tonsils.
    tonsilliticInflammation of the tonsils.
    tonsorialRelating to hairdressing.
    tonsuredA part of a monk’s or priest’s head left bare on top by shaving off the hair. Shave the hair on top of (a monk’s or priest’s head); give a tonsure to.
    tonyFashionable among wealthy or stylish people. Any of a number of awards given annually in the US for outstanding achievement in the theater in various categories.
    toomempty
    toothierHaving or showing large, numerous, or prominent teeth.
    toothlessHaving no teeth, typically through old age.
    toothyHaving or showing large, numerous, or prominent teeth.
    too-tooUsed affectedly to convey that one finds something excessively annoying or fatiguing. Very impressive or extreme; excessive or extravagant.
    topusually in singularA lid, cover, or cap. the topA garment covering the upper part of the body and worn with a skirt, pants, or shorts. mainly British usually tops informal Baseball Highest in position, rank, or degree. Physics Exceed (an amount, level, or number); be more than. usually be toppedReach the top of (a hill or other stretch of rising ground)Golf topsA conical, spherical, or pear-shaped toy that with a quick or vigorous twist may be set to spin.
    top-downDenoting a system of government or management in which actions and policies are initiated at the highest level; hierarchical. Proceeding from the general to the particular.
    top-drawerHigh social position or class. Of the highest quality or social class.
    top-flightThe highest rank or level. Of the highest rank or level.
    top-hatA man’s formal hat with a high cylindrical crown.
    top-heavyDisproportionately heavy at the top so as to be in danger of toppling.
    top-holeExcellent; first-rate.
    topiaryThe art or practice of clipping shrubs or trees into ornamental shapes.
    topical(of a subject) of immediate relevance, interest, or importance owing to its relation to current events. Medicine A postage stamp forming part of a set or collection with designs connected with the same subject.
    topless(of a woman) having the breasts uncovered.
    toploftyHaughty and arrogant.
    topmostHighest in physical position; highest.
    topographicRelating to the arrangement of the physical features of an area.
    topologicalRelating to the way in which constituent parts are interrelated or arranged. Mathematics
    toppedHaving a top, topping, or surface of a specified kind.
    toppingA layer of food poured or spread over a base of a different type of food to add flavor. Very good or pleasing; excellent.
    topplingOverbalance or become unsteady and fall slowly.
    topsusually in singularA lid, cover, or cap. the topA garment covering the upper part of the body and worn with a skirt, pants, or shorts. mainly British usually tops informal Baseball Highest in position, rank, or degree. Physics Exceed (an amount, level, or number); be more than. usually be toppedReach the top of (a hill or other stretch of rising ground)Golf topsA conical, spherical, or pear-shaped toy that with a quick or vigorous twist may be set to spin.
    top-secretOf the highest secrecy; highly confidential.
    toricGeometry
    tornSplit by being pulled or pierced with a sharp implement. Feeling that one is in a state of uncertainty between two conflicting options or parties.
    tornadicRelating to or of the nature of a tornado.
    toroidalOf or resembling a torus.
    torpidMentally or physically inactive; lethargic.
    torrentA strong and fast-moving stream of water or other liquid.
    torrential(of rain) falling rapidly and in copious quantities.
    torridVery hot and dry. British
    tortiousConstituting a tort; wrongful.
    tortuousFull of twists and turns.
    torturedThe action or practice of inflicting severe pain or suffering on someone as a punishment or in order to force them to do or say something. Inflict severe pain or suffering on.
    torturingThe action or practice of inflicting severe pain or suffering on someone as a punishment or in order to force them to do or say something. Inflict severe pain or suffering on.
    torturousCharacterized by, involving, or causing excruciating pain or suffering.
    ToryUS (in the UK) a member or supporter of the Conservative Party. Relating to the British Conservative Party or its supporters.
    tossingwith object and adverbial of directionMove or cause to move from side to side or back and forth. North American An action or instance of tossing something.
    totalattributiveComplete; absolute. The whole number or amount of something. Amount in number to. mainly North American
    totemicRelating to or resembling a totem or totems.
    totherThe other. The other thing.
    totipotent(of an immature or stem cell) capable of giving rise to any cell type or (of a blastomere) a complete embryo.
    tottering(of a person’s steps) feeble or unsteady. (of a structure) shaking or swaying as if about to collapse.
    touchedFeeling gratitude or sympathy; moved. informal
    touchier(of a person) oversensitive and irritable.
    touchiest(of a person) oversensitive and irritable.
    touchingArousing strong feelings of sympathy, appreciation, or gratitude. Concerning; about.
    touchy(of a person) oversensitive and irritable.
    tough(of a substance or object) strong enough to withstand adverse conditions or rough or careless handling. Able to endure hardship or pain. Demonstrating a strict and uncompromising attitude or approach. (of a person) strong and prone to violence. A rough and violent person, especially a gangster or criminal. tough it out
    toughenedMake or become tougher.
    touringA journey for pleasure in which several different places are visited. A journey made by performers or an athletic team, in which they perform or play in several different places. Make a tour of (an area)
    touristA person who is traveling or visiting a place for pleasure. Travel as a tourist.
    touristicRelating to or popular with tourists.
    touristyRelating to, appealing to, or visited by tourists (often used to suggest tawdriness or lack of authenticity)
    tousled(of hair) untidy.
    towardIn the direction of. As regards; in relation to. Contributing to the cost of (something)Going on; in progress.
    towered(of a structure) having a tower or towers.
    toweringExtremely tall, especially in comparison with the surroundings.
    toweryarchaic
    toxicPoisonous. Very harmful or unpleasant in a pervasive or insidious way. Finance Poisonous substances.
    toxicantA toxic substance introduced into the environment, e. g. a pesticide.
    toylessHaving no toys; without toys.
    toadyishtomentosetongueless
    toelesstomentoustonguelike
    toffee-nosedtonalitivetonish
    togaedtonetictonnish
    togatetongue-in-cheektonsillary
    toluictongue-lashton-up
    toothedtophaceoustoreutic
    toothiesttop-leveltormented
    toothliketopographicaltorose
    toothsometopologictorporific
    topazinetoponymictorquate
    topfulltoponymicalTorricellian
    tortiletotalitariantough-minded
    tortoise-shelltotipalmatetowable
    tortricidtotterytowardly
    torturesometouchabletowerless
    torulosetouch-and-gotow-headed
    Toryishtoughishtownish
    townlesstoxophilitetoxicogenic
    towytoxophilitictoxicologic
    toxemictoyliketoxicological

    380 Adjectives Starting With TR

    tracedFind or discover by investigation. Copy (a drawing, map, or design) by drawing over its lines on a superimposed piece of transparent paper. A mark, object, or other indication of the existence or passing of something. A very small quantity, especially one too small to be accurately measured. A procedure to investigate the source of something, such as the place from which a telephone call was made, or the origin of an error in a computer program. A line which represents the projection of a curve or surface on a plane or the intersection of a curve or surface with a plane. North American, West Indian Mathematics Each of the two side straps, chains, or ropes by which a horse is attached to a vehicle that it is pulling.
    trackedA rough path or minor road, typically one beaten by use rather than constructed. usually tracksA continuous line of rails on a railroad. A recording of one song or piece of music. A continuous articulated metal band around the wheels of a heavy vehicle such as a tank or bulldozer, intended to facilitate movement over rough or soft ground. The transverse distance between a vehicle’s wheels. US Follow the course or trail of (someone or something), typically in order to find them or note their location at various points. no objectElectronics US Tow (a boat) along a waterway from the bank.
    trad(especially of music) traditional. Traditional jazz or folk music.
    tradeThe action of buying and selling goods and services. A skilled job, typically one requiring manual skills and special training. usually tradesno objectwith object
    tradedThe action of buying and selling goods and services. A skilled job, typically one requiring manual skills and special training. usually tradesno objectwith object
    tragicCausing or characterized by extreme distress or sorrow. Relating to tragedy in a literary work or as a genre.
    trainedHaving been taught a particular skill or type of behavior through practice and instruction over a period of time.
    trashy(especially of items of popular culture) of poor quality.
    treaclyResembling treacle in consistency, taste, or appearance. Excessively sentimental.
    treatedBehave toward or deal with in a certain way. Give medical care or attention to; try to heal or cure. Apply a process or a substance to (something) to protect or preserve it or to give it particular properties. treat someone tono objectAn event or item that is out of the ordinary and gives great pleasure.
    trebleConsisting of three parts; threefold. Three times as much or as many. A thing that is three times as large as usual or is made up of three standard units or things. A number or amount which is three times as large as a contrasting or usual number or amount. Make or become three times as large or numerous. A high-pitched voice, especially a boy’s singing voice.
    treed(of an area) planted with trees.
    treentreated as pluralWooden.
    tremblyShaking or quivering involuntarily.
    trendyVery fashionable or up to date. A person who is very fashionable or up to date.
    triableLaw
    triadicRelating to or comprising a set of three related people or things.
    trialA formal examination of evidence before a judge, and typically before a jury, in order to decide guilt in a case of criminal or civil proceedings. A test of the performance, qualities, or suitability of someone or something. A person, thing, or situation that tests a person’s endurance or forbearance. with objectno object
    tribalOf or characteristic of a tribe or tribes. Members of tribal communities, especially in South Asia.
    tricky(of a task, problem, or situation) requiring care and skill because difficult or awkward.
    tridactyl(of a vertebrate limb) having three toes or fingers.
    trifidPartly or wholly split into three divisions or lobes.
    trigTrigonometry. Neat and smart in appearance. Make neat and smart in appearance.
    trimMake (something) neat or of the required size or form by cutting away irregular or unwanted parts. Decorate (something), typically with contrasting items or pieces of material. Adjust (sails) to take best advantage of the wind. informal, dated informal, dated Additional decoration, typically along the edges of something and in contrasting color or material. count nounThe state of being in good order or condition. The degree to which an aircraft can be maintained at a constant altitude without any control forces being present. The difference between a vessel’s forward and after drafts, especially as it affects its navigability. Neat and smart in appearance; in good order.
    trineAn aspect of 120° (one third of a circle)(of a planet) be in a trine aspect with (another planet or position)
    trite(of a remark, opinion, or idea) overused and consequently of little import; lacking originality or freshness.
    triter(of a remark, opinion, or idea) overused and consequently of little import; lacking originality or freshness.
    TrojanRelating to ancient Troy in Asia Minor. A native or inhabitant of ancient Troy. Computing
    troppo(in directions) too much; excessively. Mentally disturbed, supposedly as a result of spending too much time in a tropical climate.
    troyA system of weights used mainly for precious metals and gems, with a pound of 12 ounces or 5,760 grains. (in Homeric legend) the city of King Priam, besieged for ten years by the Greeks during the Trojan War. It was regarded as having been a purely legendary city until Heinrich Schliemann identified the mound of Hissarlik on the northeast Aegean coast of Turkey as the site of Troy. The city was apparently sacked and destroyed by fire in the mid 13th century BC, a period coinciding with the Mycenaean civilization of Greece. A residential and commercial city in southeastern Michigan; population 80,264 (est. 2008). An industrial city in eastern New York, on the Hudson River, northeast of Albany; population 47,459 (est. 2008).
    truerIn accordance with fact or reality. Accurate or exact. Loyal or faithful. mainly archaic mainly literary Accurately or without variation. Bring (an object, wheel, or other construction) into the exact shape, alignment, or position required.
    trabeatetraceriedtractable
    trabeatedtrachealtractile
    trabeculartrachytictractive
    trabeculatetrachytoidtractrix
    traceabletrackabletrade-in
    tracelesstracklesstrade-union
    traditionaltrafficlesstralatitious
    traditionalismtragicaltramontane
    traditionalisttrailingtramping
    traditionalistictrainabletrampled
    traditivetrainlesstrampling
    traducianistictraitoroustranquil
    tranquilizingtranscendentaltranscriptive
    transactionaltranscendentalismtranseunt
    transalpinetranscendentalisttransferable
    transatlantictranscontinentaltransferential
    transcalenttranscribedtransferrable
    transcendenttranscriptionaltransfinite
    transfixedtransfusabletransient
    transformabletransfusibletransilient
    transformationaltransfusivetransisthmian
    transformativetransgressivetransistorized
    transformedtranshumantransitional
    transformistictranshumanttransitionary
    transitivetranslucidtransmissive
    transitorytranslunartransmittable
    translatabletranslunarytransmitted
    translationaltransmarinetransmittible
    translativetransmigranttransmontane
    translucenttransmissibletransmundane
    transmutabletranspadanetranspiring
    transmutationtransparenttransplantable
    transnationaltranspersonaltranspolar
    transoceanictranspicuoustranspontine
    transonictranspirabletransportable
    transpacifictranspiratorytransported
    transportivetransubstantialtransvestite
    transposabletransudatorytrap-door
    transposedtransuranictrapezial
    transpositionaltransversaltrapeziform
    transpositivetransversetrapezohedral
    transsexualtransvestictrapezoidal
    trapliketravelingtraverse
    trappeantravelledtreacherous
    trappedtravel-sicktreasonable
    trappytravel-soiledtreasonous
    traumatictravel-stainedtreasured
    traveledtraversabletreeless
    treftrenchanttressured
    tremblingtrepidtressy
    tremendoustrespassingtriacid
    tremolanttressedtriadelphous
    tremolitictressiertrial-and-error
    tremuloustressiesttriangled
    triangulartribalismtribunicial
    triangulatetribasictribunitial
    triapsidaltribelesstributary
    triatomictriboelectrictricarpellary
    triaxialtriboluminescenttricentenary
    tribadictribrachictricentennial
    trichinoustrickiertricksome
    trichitictrickiesttricksy
    trichoidtrickishtriclinic
    trichotomoustricklesstricolor
    trichromatictricksiertricorn
    trichrometricksiesttricostate
    tricroticTridentinetrifacial
    tricuspidtridimensionaltrifling
    tricuspidatetriecioustrifocal
    tricyclictriedtrifoliate
    tridenttriennialtriform
    tridentatetriethyltrifurcate
    trigamoustrigonoustriliteral
    trigeminaltrihedraltrilled
    trigger-happytrihydrictrillion
    trigonaltrilateraltrillionth
    trigonometrictrilineartrilobate
    trigonometricaltrilingualtrilobated
    trilobedtrimetrictrinal
    triloculartrimmedtrinary
    trimerictrimonthlyTrinidadian
    trimeroustrimorphicTrinitarian
    trimestrialtrimorphoustrinomial
    trimeterTrinacriantrioecious
    tripartitetriphylloustripodal
    tripedaltripinnatetrippant
    tripersonaltripletripping
    tripetaloustriplextripterous
    triphibioustriplicatetriquetrous
    triphthongaltriploidtriradiate
    .
    trisomictrisyllabicaltritheistical
    tristetritanopictriumphal
    tristfultritesttriumphant
    tristichictritheismtriumviral
    tristichoustritheisttriune
    trisyllabictritheistictrivalent
    trivalvetrochoidTrollopian
    trivialtrochoidaltrollopy
    trochaictroddentromometric
    trochaltroglodytictrompe-l’oeil
    trochanterictroglodyticaltrophallactic
    trochlearTrollopeantrophic
    trophiedtropologicaltroubled
    trophotropictropophiloustrouble-free
    tropictropospherictroubleshooter
    tropicaltrothlesstroublesome
    tropisticTrotskyismtroubling
    tropologicTrotskyitetroublous
    trouseredtrue-lifetruncated
    truanttruffledtrunnioned
    trucelesstruistictrussed
    truculenttrumped-uptrusted
    true-bluetrumperytrustful
    true-borntruncatetrusting
    trustlesstrustworthytrusty
    truthfultruthlesstrying
    tryptic

    81 Words That Start With TS, TU Adjectives

    tsaristthe government of Russia under the czars
    tubalRelating to or occurring in a tube, especially the fallopian tubes.
    tubatehaving or forming a tube
    tubbierinformal (of a sound) lacking resonance; dull.
    tubbiestinformal (of a sound) lacking resonance; dull.
    tubbyinformal (of a sound) lacking resonance; dull.
    tubedA long, hollow cylinder of metal, plastic, glass, etc. for holding or transporting something, chiefly liquids or gases. A thing in the form of or resembling a tube. the TubeA sealed container, typically of glass and either evacuated or filled with gas, containing two electrodes between which an electric current can be made to flow. informal with object and adverbialno object
    tubelesslacking a tube
    tubercularMedicine A person with tuberculosis.
    tuberculateForming a small rounded projection or protuberance, especially on a bone or on the surface of an animal or plant.
    tuberculoseTuberculate.
    tuberousBotany Medicine
    tubularLong, round, and hollow like a tube. Medicine tubulars
    tubulateprovided with a tube
    tubulousresembling or having the form of a tube
    tuckedwith object and usually with adverbial of placewith objectA flattened, stitched fold in a garment or material, typically one of several parallel folds put in a garment for shortening, tightening, or decoration. British
    TudorRelating to the English royal dynasty which held the throne from the accession of Henry VII in 1485 until the death of Elizabeth I in 1603. A member of the Tudor dynasty.
    tufaceoustuff
    tuffaceousContaining or of the nature of a light, porous rock formed by consolidation of volcanic ash.
    tuftedHaving or growing in a tuft or tufts.
    tuitionalthe price of or payment for instruction
    tularemican infectious disease especially of wild rabbits, rodents, some domestic animals, and humans that is caused by a bacterium (Francisella tularensis), is transmitted especially by the bites of insects, and in humans is marked by symptoms (such as fever) of toxemia
    tumA person’s stomach or abdomen.
    tumblingno object, with adverbialno objecttumble to informal with objectA sudden or headlong fall. A handspring, somersault in the air, or other acrobatic feat. informal US
    tumescentSwollen or becoming swollen, especially as a response to sexual arousal. (especially of language or literary style) pompous or pretentious.
    tumid(especially of a part of the body) swollen. (especially of language or literary style) pompous or bombastic.
    tumularof, relating to, or characterized by tumuli
    tumultuousMaking a loud, confused noise; uproarious.
    tunable(of a musical instrument) able to be adjusted to the correct or uniform pitch. (of a receiver circuit such as a radio or television) able to be adjusted to the frequency of the required signal. (of an engine or mechanical parts) able to be adjusted so that a vehicle runs smoothly and efficiently. mainly technical
    tuneable(of a musical instrument) able to be adjusted to the correct or uniform pitch. (of a receiver circuit such as a radio or television) able to be adjusted to the frequency of the required signal. (of an engine or mechanical parts) able to be adjusted so that a vehicle runs smoothly and efficiently. mainly technical
    tunedA melody, especially one that characterizes a particular piece of music. Adjust (a musical instrument) to the correct or uniform pitch. Adjust (a receiver circuit such as a radio or television) to the frequency of the required signal. Adjust (an engine) or balance (mechanical parts) so that a vehicle runs smoothly and efficiently. Adjust or adapt (something) to a particular purpose or situation.
    tunefulHaving a pleasing tune; melodious.
    tunelessNot pleasing to listen to; not melodious.
    TungusicRelating to a small family of Altaic languages of Siberia and northern China. The Tungusic family of languages collectively.
    tunicateA marine invertebrate of a group which includes the sea squirts and salps. They have a rubbery or hard outer coat and two siphons to draw water into and out of the body. usually tunicated
    TunisianRelating to or characteristic of Tunisia or its people. A native or inhabitant of Tunisia, or a person of Tunisian descent.
    Tupiantupinamba
    TuranianRelating to or denoting the languages of central Asia, particularly those of the Uralic and Altaic families, or the peoples that speak them.
    turbaneda headdress worn chiefly in countries of the eastern Mediterranean and southern Asia consisting of a long cloth that is wrapped around a cap (as by Muslims) or directly around the head (as by Sikhs and Hindus)
    turbid(of a liquid) cloudy, opaque, or thick with suspended matter.
    turbinalusually turbinals
    turbinateZoology
    turbulentCharacterized by conflict, disorder, or confusion; not controlled or calm.
    turdineOriginally
    turfierCovered with or consisting of turf; grassy.
    turfiestCovered with or consisting of turf; grassy.
    turfyCovered with or consisting of turf; grassy.
    turgescentBecoming or seeming swollen or distended.
    turgidSwollen and distended or congested.
    Turkiof or relating to the peoples of Turkic speech
    TurkishRelating to Turkey or to the Turks or their language. The Turkic language that is the official language of Turkey.
    Turkomanturkmensense 1
    turned(of an ankle) twisted or sprained. (of earth) plowed or dug, so as to bring the underparts to the surface. (of a wooden object) shaped on a lathe. (of a phrase or verse) expressed in a specified manner. Printing
    turningA place where a road branches off another. The action or skill of using a lathe.
    turnoverThe amount of money taken by a business in a particular period. The rate at which employees leave a workforce and are replaced. A small pie made by folding a piece of pastry over on itself to enclose a sweet filling. North American
    turretedfurnished with or as if with turrets
    turtleneckNorth American British
    TuscanRelating to Tuscany, its inhabitants, or the form of Italian spoken there, which is the standard variety taught to foreign learners. Relating to or denoting a classical order of architecture resembling the Doric but lacking all ornamentation. A native or inhabitant of Tuscany. The form of Italian spoken in Tuscany. The Tuscan order of architecture.
    tushedhaving tushes
    tusklessdevoid of a tusk
    tussalof, relating to, or manifested by a cough or coughing
    tussiveRelating to coughing.
    tutelarServing as a protector, guardian, or patron.
    tutelaryServing as a protector, guardian, or patron.
    tutoredA private teacher, typically one who teaches a single student or a very small group. Act as a tutor to (a single student or a very small group)
    tutorialA period of instruction given by a university or college tutor to an individual or very small group. An account or explanation of a subject or task, especially as an online video. Relating to a tutor or a tutor’s instruction.
    tutti(especially as a direction) with all voices or instruments together. Performed with all voices or instruments together. A passage to be performed with all voices or instruments together.
    tutti-fruttiA type of ice cream containing or flavored with mixed fruits and sometimes nuts.
    tsarismtubeliketuberculous
    tubulifloroustuitionarytularaemic
    tumefacienttuppennyturbellarian
    turbo-electricturgentTurkmenian
    Turko-Tatar

    59 Adjectives Beginning With TW

    twaddlytalking twaddle
    tweeExcessively or affectedly quaint, pretty, or sentimental.
    tweedier(of a garment) made of tweed cloth.
    tweediest(of a garment) made of tweed cloth.
    tweedy(of a garment) made of tweed cloth.
    twelfthConstituting number twelve in a sequence; 12th.
    twelvea number equal to one more than 11 — see Table of Numbers
    twelvefoldhaving 12 parts or aspects
    twelve-toneDenoting a system of musical composition using the twelve chromatic notes of the octave on an equal basis without dependence on a key system. Developed by Arnold Schoenberg, the technique is central to serialism and involves the transposition and inversion of a fixed sequence of pitches.
    twentiethConstituting number twenty in a sequence; 20th. a twentieth/one twentieth
    twentya number equal to two times 10 — see Table of Numbers
    twenty-firstbeing number 21 in a countable series — see Table of Numbers
    twenty-fivebeing one more than 24 in number — see Table of Numbers
    twenty-fourbeing one more than 23 in number — see Table of Numbers
    twenty-oneThe card game blackjack.
    twenty-twentyDenoting vision of normal sharpness.
    twenty-twoa number that is one more than 21 — see Table of Numbers
    twice-laidmade from the ends of rope and strands of used rope
    twice-toldwell known from repeated telling
    twiggiera small shoot or branch usually without its leaves
    twiggiesta small shoot or branch usually without its leaves
    twiggya small shoot or branch usually without its leaves
    twilightThe soft glowing light from the sky when the sun is below the horizon, caused by the refraction and scattering of the sun’s rays from the atmosphere. in singular
    twilitDimly illuminated by or as if by twilight.
    twillA fabric so woven as to have a surface of diagonal parallel ridges.
    twilled(of fabric) woven so as to have a surface of diagonal parallel ridges.
    twinOne of two children or animals born at the same birth. Something containing or consisting of two matching or corresponding parts. Forming, or being one of, a pair born at one birth. Link; combine.
    twinedStrong thread or string consisting of two or more strands of hemp, cotton, or nylon twisted together. Cause to wind or spiral round something. Moan; complain. An instance of moaning or complaining.
    twinklingShining with a gleam that changes from bright to faint.
    twinklyto shine with a flickering or sparkling light
    twinned(of a crystal) that is a composite consisting of two (or sometimes more) parts which are reversed in orientation with respect to each other (typically by reflection in a particular plane)
    twinningThe bearing of twins.
    twin-screw(of a ship) having two propellers on separate shafts that rotate in opposite directions.
    twistedForced out of its natural or proper shape; crumpled. (of a personality or a way of thinking) unpleasantly or unhealthily abnormal; warped.
    twistingForm into a bent, curling, or distorted shape. Cause to rotate around something that remains stationary; turn. no objectBritish An act of turning something so that it moves in relation to something that remains stationary. A thing with a spiral shape. A distorted shape. A point at which something turns or bends. A fine strong thread consisting of twisted strands of cotton or silk. British A carpet with a tightly curled pile.
    twistyNot arranged or moving in a straight line; winding.
    twitteryto utter successive chirping noises
    twobeing one more than one in number
    two-bitInsignificant, cheap, or worthless.
    two-dimensionalHaving or appearing to have length and breadth but no depth.
    two-edgedDouble-edged.
    two-facedInsincere and deceitful.
    two-fistedStrong, virile, and straightforward.
    twofoldTwice as great or as numerous. So as to double; to twice the number or amount.
    two-footedinvolving both feet
    two-handedHaving, using, or requiring the use of two hands. With or by means of two hands.
    twopennyCosting or worth two pence, especially before decimalization (1971).
    twopenny-halfpennyof the value of or costing twopence halfpenny
    two-pieceDenoting something consisting of two matching items. A thing consisting of two matching parts, especially a suit or swimsuit.
    two-ply(of a material or yarn) consisting of two layers or strands. Yarn consisting of two strands. Plywood made by gluing together two layers with the grain in different directions.
    two-sidedHaving two sides.
    two-timingto betray (a spouse or lover) by secret lovemaking with another
    two-toneHaving two different shades or colors. Emitting or consisting of two different sounds, typically alternately and at intervals.
    two-wayAllowing or involving movement or communication in opposite directions.
    twpTownship.
    twentyfoldtwistabletwo-a-penny
    two-masted

    23 Adjectives That Start With TY

    tympanicAnatomy Resembling or acting like a drumhead.
    tympanitica distension of the abdomen caused by accumulation of gas in the intestinal tract or peritoneal cavity
    typalserving as a type
    typedA category of people or things having common characteristics. A person or thing symbolizing or exemplifying the ideal or defining characteristics of something. Printed characters or letters. A design on either side of a medal or coin. Linguistics Write (something) on a typewriter or computer by pressing the keys. Medicine
    type-highhaving the same foot-to-face height as printing type and being 0. 9186 inch in English-speaking countries
    typewrittenProduced by means of a typewriter or computer, as opposed to being written by hand.
    Typhoeantyphon
    typhoidtyphoid fever
    Typhonianof, relating to, or resembling the monster Typhon of ancient mythology or the Egyptian god Set
    typhonicof, relating to, resembling, or suggestive of a typhoon
    typhousof or relating to typhus
    typicconstituting or having the nature of a type
    typicalHaving the distinctive qualities of a particular type of person or thing.
    typographicof, relating to, or occurring or used in typography or typeset matter
    typographicalRelating to the style, appearance, or production of printed matter.
    typologicalof or relating to typology or types
    tyrannicbeing or characteristic of a tyrant or tyranny
    tyrannicalExercising power in a cruel or arbitrary way.
    tyrannicidalof, relating to, or dealing with tyrannicide
    tyrannous(of a government or ruler) exercising power in a cruel or arbitrary way.
    TyrianRelating to or characteristic of the Lebanese port of Tyre or its inhabitants. A native or inhabitant of the Lebanese port of Tyre.
    TyroleanRelating to or characteristic of the Austrian state of Tyrol or its inhabitants. A native or inhabitant of the Austrian state of Tyrol.
    TyroleseRelating to or characteristic of the Austrian state of Tyrol or its inhabitants. A native or inhabitant of the Austrian state of Tyrol.

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    There are many adjectives that start with the letter T. Some of the most common include: tall, thin, tan, and happy. However, there are many more adjectives that start with T. This is just a small list of some of the most common ones.

    Overall, adjectives that start with the letter T are some of the most common ones. However, there are many more options out there. If you’re looking for a more unique adjective, you might want to consider looking for one that starts with T.

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