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A-Z Index

0-9 a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
t...tableware
tabloid...tail
tail...take a leaf out of/from someone’s book
take a leak...take leave of your senses
take liberties with...take something to heart
take something with a pinch of salt...take your place
take your seat...talk over
talk plan...tamoxifen
tamp...tantrum
tanttoo...tarsal
tarsus...tavern
tawdry...tea caddy
tea cosy...tear gas
tear gland...technocrat
technological...tel.
telco...teleshopping
teletext...temperamental
temperance...tendril
tenebrous...terminal
terminate...tessellated
test...text chat
text door neighbour...thanks to
thanksgiving...that’s your problem
that’s/it’s always the way...the ancients
the animal/plant kingdom...the best/better part of something
the best/greatest thing since sliced bread...the boy/girl next door
the boys in blue...the cherry on the cake
the Christian era...the Court of Session
the Court of St James...the DOH
the DOJ...the European Commission
the European Communities Act...the First Family
the First Fleet...the game is/it is not worth the candle
the Garda...the grey vote
the Grim Reaper...the House of Commons
the House of Lords...the jewel in someone’s crown
the Jewish/working-class etc vote...the Law Society
the lay of the land...the mainstream
the Major Leagues...the mischief rule
the missionary position...the nitty-gritty
the Noble Lord/my noble friend...the Orange Prize
the order of the day...the plural
the Plymouth Brethren...the reason behind something
the reasonable man...the run-up to something
the runs...the slow lane
the small hours...the Supreme Court
the supreme sacrifice...the UAE
the UDA...the way to someone’s heart
the WEA...the worst of all/both worlds
the WRAC...themselves
then...there’ll be blood on the carpet
there’ll be hell to pay...thereupon
therewith...thin
thin...third time lucky
third time lucky...thot
thou...three-quarter
three-quarters...throughput
throughway...throwback
thrown...thwack
thwack...tidemark
tidings...tights
tightwad...time sheet
time signal...tinder
tinder-dry...tipple
tippler...TLA
TLC...to name/mention but a few
to perfection...to your heart’s content
-to-be...toffee-nosed
Toffie...tomahawk
tomato...tonne
tons...tootsies
top...tops
topside...toss out
toss up...touché
touched...tout
tow...TPIM
TPP...trade secret
trade show...trailblazing
trailer...trans fat
trans-...transit
transit camp...transvestite
trap...travolator
trawl...treeless
treetops...tribalism
tribe...trike
trilateral...triumvirate
triune...trouble spot
trouble to do something...truism
truly...try out
try out for...tug boat
tug-of-love...turbocapitalism
turbocharger...turn out
turn over...turquoise
turquoise...tweetathon
tweetbike...twinset
twintern...two-fisted
two-handed...typewritten
typhoid...tzetze fly
Macmillan learn live love play