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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...tabloid TV
taboo...tail back
tail light...take a long hard look at someone/something
take a pew...take note
take notice...take stock (of something)
take the biscuit...take-off
take-up...talk sense/nonsense etc
talk shop...tamper-proof
tampon...tap dancing
tap into...tartar
tartare sauce...tax bracket
tax break...tea service
tea shop...tear someone/something to /pieces/shreds
tear something open...technophile
technophobe...teleconference
telecottage...teleworker
teleworking...temporal
temporal lobe...tenpin
tenpin bowling...terraced
terraced house...test tube
test-tube baby...textured
textured vegetable protein...that’s about the size of it
that’s all...the ACT
the active...the Bates Motel
the battle lines are drawn...the Blitz
the blood drains from someone’s face...the calm/lull before the storm
the CAP...the consumer price index
the Consumers’ Association...the devil is in the detail
the devil makes/finds work for idle hands...the Established Church
the EU...the First Fleet
the first floor...the Garda
the general direction/area/location of something...the Gulf
the Gulf Stream...the human race
the humanities...the kiss of life
the KKK...the line/path of least resistance
the lion’s share...the MCG
the Med...the National Health Service
the National Security Council...the off
the Official Secrets Act...the pearly gates
the pen is mightier than the sword...the proprieties
the Provos...the roof of the world
the rope...the Shakers
the shape of things to come...the steppes
the sticks...the Tower of London
the Trade Descriptions Act...the Virgin/the Virgin Mary
the Voice of America...the world is your oyster
the World Series...theirs
theism...there is something about
there is something in something...thereby hangs a tale
therefore...thievery
thieving...thinly
thinner...thorough
thoroughbred...three-legged race
three-line whip...through
through and through...throw/pour cold water on something
throw/put a spanner in the works...thunk
Thurs....tiddler
tiddly...tighten
tighten up...time lag
time limit...tin
tin...-tipped
tipper...tittle-tattle
titty...to little/no purpose
to my mind...to wit
to your cost...toerag
toff...tollway
tom...tonight
tonk...toothpick
toothsome...topography
topology...toss off
toss out...touché
touched...tow
tow...TQM
trace...trade surplus
trade union...trailer trash
trailing...transceiver
transcend...transitory
translate...trappings
Trappist...treacle
treacly...tremolo
tremor...trice
triceps...trimester
trimmer...troika
Trojan...trouser press
trouser role...trunk
trunk call...tsotsitaal
tsp....tumour
tumult...Turkish bath
Turkish coffee...turn up like a bad penny
turn your back on...tutu
tux...twice
twice...twitter
twitter...twopenny
twosome...tzetze fly
Macmillan learn live love play