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Tessellated

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Meaning
Mosaic; inlaid; ex. Tessellated pattern

Synonyms:
Patchwork, Variegation, Patterned, Motley

Antonyms:
Plain, Un-patterned

Tessellated
Testy

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Irritable; impatient and bad-tempered; short-tempered; n. Testiness

Synonyms:
Grumpy, Volatile, Exasperated, Impatient

Antonyms:
Calm, Good-natured

Testy
Theocracy

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Meaning
Government run by religious leaders

Synonyms:
Hierocracy, Oligarchy, Thearchy

Theocracy
Thespian

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Pertaining to drama; n: actor or actress

Synonyms:
Artist, Entertainer, Performer, Ham

Antonyms:
Non-actor

Thespian
Thrall

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Slave; bondage; slavery; ex. Her beauty held him in thrall; cf. Enthrall

Synonyms:
Servitude, Slavery, Helot, Serf

Antonyms:
Freeman, Enslaver

Thrall
Threadbare

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Worn through till the threads show; shabby and poor; hackneyed; ex. Threadbare excuses

Synonyms:
Worn, Ragged, Frayed, Tattered

Antonyms:
Fresh, Unworn

Threadbare
Thrifty

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Careful about money; economical; n. Thrift

Synonyms:
Prudent, Abstemious, Frugal, Provident

Antonyms:
Spendthrift, Wasteful

Thrifty
Throes

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Violent anguish

Synonyms:
Agony, Turmoil, Pang, Struggle

Antonyms:
Comfort, Ease

Throes
Throttle

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Strangle; regulate the speed of with a throttle

Synonyms:
Choke, Smother, Suffocate, Suppress

Antonyms:
Release, Free

Throttle
Thwart

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Meaning
Block or hinder; baffle; frustrate

Synonyms:
Foil, Curb, Obstruct, Counter

Antonyms:
Aid, Assist

Thwart