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Tableau
vivid description
Tacit
silently understood
Taciturn
uncommunicative
Tactile
relating to the sense of touch
Tandem
acting as a group
Tang
sharp in flavor
Tantamount
amounting to, equivalent
Temerity
recklessness
Temperance
restraint
Tempestuous
stormy, raging
Temporal
relating to time
Tenable
defensible, reasonable
Tenacious
stubborn
Tendentious
biased
Tensile
capable of withstanding physical stress
Tenuous
weak
Tepid
lukewarm
Tether
to bind, tie
Thrall
a person in servitude, enslaved
Threnody
a sad poem, song
Tidings
news
Timorous
timid, shy
Tinge
to color slightly
Tirade
long violent speech
Titan
person of colossal stature
Tome
book
Tonal
relating to pitch and sound
Torpid
lethargic
Torrid
burning hot
Torsion
act of twisting and turning
Tortuous
having many twists and turns
Tottering
barely standing
Tractable
obedient, yielding
Trammel
to impede or hamper
Transgress
to trespass
Transmute
to change in appearance
Trenchant
acute, sharp, effective
Trounce
to beat severely
Trying
difficult to deal with
Tryst
agreement between lovers to meet
Tundra
treeless plain
Turbid
muddled, unclear
Turgid
swollen
Turpitude
inherent vileness
Umbrage
offense
Unavailing
hopeless
Unbridled
unrestrained
Unctuous
oily, smug and falsely earnest
Undaunted
resolute even in adversary
Unequivocal
absolute
Unfrock
to strip of priestly duties
Unheralded
unannounced
Unruffled
poised
Unstinting
generous
Unsullied
clean
Untoward
not favorable, unruly
Untrammeled
unhampered
Unwitting
unconscious, unintentional
Upbraid
to scold sharply
Upsurge
sudden rise
Usurp
to seize by force
Vacuous
empty, void
Vapid
tasteless, dull
Vaunted
boasted about
Venal
willing to do wrong for money
Vendetta
prolonged feud marked by bitter hostility
Veracious
truthful
Verdure
fresh, rich vegetation
Vernal
relating to spring
Verve
energy
Vestige
trace
Viaduct
series of elevated arches used to cross a valley
Vicissitude
change or variation
Vignette
decorative design; short literary composition
Vim
energy enthusiasm
Vitriolic
burning
Vituperate
to abuse verbally
Volition
free choice
Volley
flight of missiles
Wallow
luxuriate
Wan
sickly pale
Wanton
undisciplined
Wary
careful, cautious
Waspish
rude, behaving badly
Wax
to increase
Wayward
erratic
Welter
a confused mess
Whet
to sharpen, stimulate
Whimsy
playful or fanciful idea
Wily
clever, deceptive
Windfall
sudden good fortune
Winsome
charming
Wizened
withered
Wraith
ghost
Wrangle
loud quarrel
Writ
written document, usually in law
Wry
amusing, ironic
Yoke
to join together
Zealot
someone passionately devoted to a cause