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A-Z Index

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t...tabloid
tabloid TV...tail
tail away...take a leak
take a liking to...take liberties with
take my word for it...take something with a pinch of salt
take something’s place...take your seat
take-home pay...talk plan
talk radio...tamp
Tampax...Taoism
tap...tart
tart...tawny
tax...tea dance
tea leaf...tear into
tear off...technologist
technology...telecast
telecom...televise
television...tempest
tempestuous...tenfold
tenner...terms of reference
terms of trade...test certificate
test drive...textile
texting...that settles it
that sort of thing...the (old) bill
the (privileged) few...the Arts Council
the ASA...the biggest/best/fastest etc around
the biosphere...the buck stops here/with someone
the built environment...the common touch
the Commons...the day/week/year etc after next
the DCMS...the eleventh hour
the Emerald Isle...the feel-good factor
the feeling is mutual...the full monty
the full treatment...the green revolution
the Green Welly Brigade...the hop, step, and jump
the hot seat...the John Birch Society
the Joint Chiefs of Staff...the less...the less/more
the lesser of two evils...the march of something
the margins of something...the moving image
the multiverse...the NUJ
the nursing/teaching/medical etc staff...the Pan American Games
the Paralympic Games...the Prince of Wales
the Princess Royal...the Riviera
the RN...the sea bed
the Second Coming...the spoken word
the Square Mile...the time is ripe for something
the time of your life...the usual
the usual suspects...the willies
the wind section...the/someone’s best bet
the/this House...there is more to someone than meets the eye
there is more to something than meets the eye...there’s one born every minute
there’s safety in numbers...thick and fast
thick data...think the world of someone
think the world owes you a living...this/that puppy
thistle...threat
threaten...throaty
throb...throw up
throw your money around...thumping
thunder...ticketing
ticking...tig
tiger...time after time
time and a half...timescale
timeshare...tip
tip off...titivate
title...to crown it all
to cut/make a long story short...to the gills
to the ground...toddle
toddle off...told
tole-rant...tongs
tongue...tool shed
tool up...top-rated
top-shelf...tortilla curtain
tortoise...touch for
touch off...tourist
tourist attraction...toxaemia
toxemia...trade agreement
trade association...trafficked
trafficking...tranche
tranny...transient
transient ischaemic attack...transsexual
transubstantiation...travelling salesman
travelogue...tree house
tree hugger...triathlete
triathlon...triglyceride
trigonometry...triumphalism
triumphant...trouble
trouble is brewing (for)...truffle out
trug...try on
try out...tug boat
tug-of-love...turbocharger
turbot...turn over a new leaf
turn pro...turret
turtle...tweeter
tweetheart...twinterview
twirl...two-piece
two-piece...typhus
typical...tzetze fly
Macmillan learn live love play