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tablespoon an amount equal to one half of a fluid ounce or three teaspoons. A tablespoon is used in cooking to measure ingredients. (abbreviation: tbs.) [2 definitions]
tablet a tiny, pressed, hard mass of medicine; pill. [4 definitions]
table tennis a game like outdoor tennis but played on top of a large table. In table tennis, small, wooden paddles and a small, hollow ball are used.
taboo forbidden. [2 definitions]
tack a short pin with a flat, wide head. [4 definitions]
tackle equipment or gear used in a sport or hobby such as fishing. [5 definitions]
taco a Mexican dish made of a folded tortilla with a filling such as meat or cheese.
tact the ability to say or do the right thing when dealing with others in a difficult situation.
tactic a technique or maneuver used for achieving a goal, especially in battle.
tactics (used with a plural verb) methods used to bring something about.
tadpole a young frog or toad. A tadpole lives in water and has gills and a tail.
taffy a chewy candy made of molasses or sugar. Taffy is boiled and then pulled until it holds its shape.
tag1 a piece of cardboard, thin metal, or plastic that is attached to something or someone. [3 definitions]
tag2 a children's game in which one player chases the other players until one is touched. The touched player then becomes the pursuer. [4 definitions]
tail the rear part of an animal's body that sticks out from the backbone. [7 definitions]
taillight a red warning light at the rear of a vehicle.
tailor one who makes, alters, or repairs clothing. [2 definitions]
Taipei the capital city of Taiwan.
Taiwan an island in eastern Asia off the coast of China that, along with a number of other islands, considers itself to be an independent nation and its government to be the true government of China. Taipei is the capital of Taiwan.
Tajikistan a Central Asian country on the northern border of Afghanistan. The capital of Tajikistan is Dushanbe.
take to get through force, skill, or trick; seize; capture. [25 definitions]