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noun [countable] theme pronunciation in British English /θiːm/
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  1. 1
    the main subject of something such as a book, speech, art exhibition, or discussion
    theme of: Love and honour are the main themes of the book.
    a recurrent/recurring theme (=one that occurs several times): Musical instruments are a recurrent theme in his still life paintings.
    a central/main/common/underlying theme: Good child care was the central theme of the conference.
  2. 2

    theme

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    theme music/song/tune

    music a short piece of music that is played at the beginning and end of a radio or television programme or a film
    the theme from the film Rocky
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