791 Words That Start With TR

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trabeate not arcuate; having straight horizontal beams or lintels (rather than arches) trabeated
trabeated not arcuate; having straight horizontal beams or lintels (rather than arches) trabeate
trabecula rod-shaped structures of fibrous tissue that divide an organ into parts (as in the penis) or stabilize the structure of an organ (as in the spleen) -
trabecular of or relating to trabeculae trabeculate
trabeculate of or relating to trabeculae trabecular
trace follow, discover, or ascertain the course of development of something follow
trace make a mark or lines on a surface describe, draw, line, delineate
trace to go back over again retrace
trace pursue or chase relentlessly hound, hunt
trace discover traces of -
trace make one's course or travel along a path; travel or pass over, around, or along -
trace copy by following the lines of the original drawing on a transparent sheet placed upon it; make a tracing of -
trace read with difficulty decipher
trace a just detectable amount suggestion, tint, hint
trace an indication that something has been present shadow, tincture, vestige
trace a suggestion of some quality touch, ghost
trace a drawing created by superimposing a semitransparent sheet of paper on the original image and copying on it the lines of the original image tracing
trace either of two lines that connect a horse's harness to a wagon or other vehicle or to a whiffletree -
trace a visible mark (as a footprint) left by the passage of person or animal or vehicle -
traceable capable of being traced or tracked trackable
traceable (usually followed by `to') able to be traced to -
tracer an investigator who is employed to find missing persons or missing goods -
tracer an instrument used to make tracings -
tracer (radiology) any radioactive isotope introduced into the body to study metabolism or other biological processes -
tracer ammunition whose flight can be observed by a trail of smoke tracer bullet
tracery decoration consisting of an open pattern of interlacing ribs -
trachea membranous tube with cartilaginous rings that conveys inhaled air from the larynx to the bronchi windpipe
trachea one of the tubules forming the respiratory system of most insects and many arachnids -
tracheal relating to or resembling or functioning like a trachea -
tracheid long tubular cell peculiar to xylem -
tracheitis inflammation of the trachea -
tracheobronchitis common respiratory infection characterized by inflammation of the trachea and the bronchi -
tracheophyte green plant having a vascular system: ferns, gymnosperms, angiosperms vascular plant
tracheostomy a surgical operation that creates an opening into the trachea with a tube inserted to provide a passage for air; performed when the pharynx is obstructed by edema or cancer or other causes tracheotomy
tracheotomy a surgical operation that creates an opening into the trachea with a tube inserted to provide a passage for air; performed when the pharynx is obstructed by edema or cancer or other causes tracheostomy
trachodon large duck-billed dinosaur of the Cretaceous period trachodont
trachodont large duck-billed dinosaur of the Cretaceous period trachodon
trachoma a chronic contagious disease caused by a bacterium and marked by inflammation of the conjunctiva and cornea of the eye and the formation of scar tissue -
tracing the act of drawing a plan or diagram or outline -
tracing a drawing created by superimposing a semitransparent sheet of paper on the original image and copying on it the lines of the original image trace
tracing the discovery and description of the course of development of something -
track carry on the feet and deposit -
track observe or plot the moving path of something -
track go after with the intent to catch dog, give chase, go after, chase, chase after, tag, tail, trail
track travel across or pass over pass over, get across, get over, cover, cross, cut across, cut through, traverse
track make tracks upon -
track a line or route along which something travels or moves path, course
track evidence pointing to a possible solution lead, trail
track a pair of parallel rails providing a runway for wheels -
track a course over which races are run racecourse, racetrack, raceway
track a distinct selection of music from a recording or a compact disc cut
track an endless metal belt on which tracked vehicles move over the ground caterpillar track, caterpillar tread
track (computer science) one of the circular magnetic paths on a magnetic disk that serve as a guide for writing and reading data data track
track a groove on a phonograph recording -
track a bar or pair of parallel bars of rolled steel making the railway along which railroad cars or other vehicles can roll rail, rails, runway
track any road or path affording passage especially a rough one cart track, cartroad
track the act of participating in an athletic competition involving running on a track running
trackable capable of being traced or tracked traceable
trackball an electronic device consisting of a rotatable ball in a housing; used to position the cursor and move images on a computer screen -
tracked having tracks -
tracker someone who tracks down game -
tracking the pursuit (of a person or animal) by following tracks or marks they left behind trailing
tracklayer a workman who lays and repairs railroad tracks platelayer
trackless having no tracks -
trackless lacking pathways roadless, untracked, untrod, untrodden, pathless
tract an extended area of land parcel, parcel of land, piece of ground, piece of land
tract a system of body parts that together serve some particular purpose -
tract a brief treatise on a subject of interest; published in the form of a booklet pamphlet
tract a bundle of myelinated nerve fibers following a path through the brain pathway, nerve pathway, nerve tract
tractability the trait of being easily persuaded flexibility, tractableness
tractable easily managed (controlled or taught or molded) manipulable
tractable responsive to suggestions and influences amenable
tractableness the trait of being easily persuaded flexibility, tractability
tractile capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out malleable, ductile, pliable, pliant, tensile
traction the friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road) grip, adhesive friction
traction (orthopedics) the act of pulling on a bone or limb (as in a fracture) to relieve pressure or align parts in a special way during healing -
tractive exerting traction and serving to pull -
tractor a wheeled vehicle with large wheels; used in farming and other applications -
tractor a truck that has a cab but no body; used for pulling large trailers or vans -
trad traditional jazz as revived in the 1950s -
trade the commercial exchange (buying and selling on domestic or international markets) of goods and services -
trade the skilled practice of a practical occupation craft
trade the business given to a commercial establishment by its customers patronage
trade a particular instance of buying or selling deal, business deal
trade people who perform a particular kind of skilled work craft
trade steady winds blowing from east to west above and below the equator trade wind
trade an equal exchange swap, swop, barter
trade engage in the trade of merchandise
trade turn in as payment or part payment for a purchase trade in
trade be traded at a certain price or under certain conditions -
trade exchange or give (something) in exchange for swap, switch, swop
trade do business; offer for sale as for one's livelihood deal, sell
tradecraft skill acquired through experience in a trade; often used to discuss skill in espionage -
trademark mark with a brand or trademark brand, brandmark
trademark register the trademark of -
trademark a distinctive characteristic or attribute of someone or something hallmark, earmark, stylemark
trademark a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product -
trademarked (of goods and merchandise) labeled with proprietary (and legally registered) identification guaranteeing exclusive use -
tradeoff an exchange that occurs as a compromise trade-off
trader someone who purchases and maintains an inventory of goods to be sold dealer, monger, bargainer
tradesman a merchant who owns or manages a shop market keeper, shopkeeper, storekeeper
tradespeople people engaged in trade -
trading buying or selling securities or commodities -
tradition an inherited pattern of thought or action -
tradition a specific practice of long standing custom
traditional consisting of or derived from tradition -
traditional pertaining to time-honored orthodox doctrines -
traditionalism strict adherence to traditional methods or teachings traditionality
traditionalism adherence to tradition (especially in cultural or religious matters) -
traditionalism the doctrine that all knowledge was originally derived by divine revelation and that it is transmitted by traditions -
traditionalist stubbornly conservative and narrow-minded hidebound
traditionalist one who adheres to traditional views diehard
traditionalistic adhering to tradition especially in cultural or religious practices -
traditionality strict adherence to traditional methods or teachings traditionalism
traditionally according to tradition; in a traditional manner -
traduce speak unfavorably about malign, drag through the mud, badmouth
traducement a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or actions defamation, calumny, hatchet job, obloquy, calumniation
traducer one who attacks the reputation of another by slander or libel maligner, defamer, slanderer, vilifier, backbiter, libeler
traffic the aggregation of things (pedestrians or vehicles) coming and going in a particular locality during a specified period of time -
traffic buying and selling; especially illicit trade -
traffic the amount of activity over a communication system during a given period of time -
traffic social or verbal interchange (usually followed by `with') dealings
traffic deal illegally -
traffic trade or deal a commodity -
trafficator a blinking light on a motor vehicle that indicates the direction in which the vehicle is about to turn blinker, turn indicator, turn signal
trafficker someone who promotes or exchanges goods or services for money marketer, seller, vender, vendor
tragacanth a gum used in pharmacy, adhesives, and textile printing -
tragedian a writer (especially a playwright) who writes tragedies -
tragedian an actor who specializes in tragic roles -
tragedienne an actress who specializes in tragic roles -
tragedy an event resulting in great loss and misfortune cataclysm, catastrophe, disaster, calamity
tragedy drama in which the protagonist is overcome by some superior force or circumstance; excites terror or pity -
tragic very sad; especially involving grief or death or destruction tragical
tragic of or relating to or characteristic of tragedy -
tragical very sad; especially involving grief or death or destruction tragic
tragically in a tragic manner; with tragic consequences -
tragicomedy a dramatic composition involving elements of both tragedy and comedy usually with the tragic predominating -
tragicomedy a comedy with serious elements or overtones seriocomedy
tragicomic manifesting both tragic and comic aspects tragicomical
tragicomic having pathetic as well as ludicrous characteristics tragicomical
tragicomic of or relating to or characteristic of tragicomedy -
tragicomical manifesting both tragic and comic aspects tragicomic
tragicomical having pathetic as well as ludicrous characteristics tragicomic
tragifarce an extreme form of tragicomedy. -
tragopan brilliantly colored Asian pheasant having wattles and two fleshy processes on the head -
tragus a small cartilaginous flap in front of the external opening of the ear -
trail to lag or linger behind hang back, drag, drop back, drop behind, get behind
trail go after with the intent to catch dog, give chase, go after, chase, chase after, tag, tail, track
trail move, proceed, or walk draggingly or slowly shack
trail hang down so as to drag along the ground -
trail drag loosely along a surface; allow to sweep the ground train
trail a track or mark left by something that has passed -
trail a path or track roughly blazed through wild or hilly country -
trail evidence pointing to a possible solution lead, track
trailblazer someone who marks a trail by leaving blazes on trees -
trailblazer someone who helps to open up a new line of research or technology or art innovator, pioneer, groundbreaker
trailer someone who takes more time than necessary; someone who lags behind poke, drone, dawdler, laggard, lagger
trailer an advertisement consisting of short scenes from a motion picture that will appear in the near future preview, prevue
trailer a large transport conveyance designed to be pulled by a truck or tractor -
trailer a wheeled vehicle that can be pulled by a car or truck and is equipped for occupancy house trailer
trailhead the beginning of a trail trail head
trailing the pursuit (of a person or animal) by following tracks or marks they left behind tracking
train create by training and teaching develop, prepare, educate
train undergo training or instruction in preparation for a particular role, function, or profession prepare
train develop (a child's or animal's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control check, discipline, condition
train educate for a future role or function prepare, groom
train teach or refine to be discriminative in taste or judgment educate, school, civilise, civilize, cultivate
train point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards direct, aim, take, take aim
train teach and supervise (someone); act as a trainer or coach (to), as in sports coach
train exercise in order to prepare for an event or competition -
train cause to grow in a certain way by tying and pruning it -
train travel by rail or train rail
train drag loosely along a surface; allow to sweep the ground trail
train public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive railroad train
train a sequentially ordered set of things or events or ideas in which each successive member is related to the preceding string
train a procession (of wagons or mules or camels) traveling together in single file wagon train, caravan
train a series of consequences wrought by an event -
train piece of cloth forming the long back section of a gown that is drawn along the floor -
train wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed power train, gear, gearing, geartrain
trainband a company of militia in England or America from the 16th century to the 18th century -
trainbandsman a member of a trainband -
trainbearer one who holds up the train of a gown or robe on a ceremonial occasion -
trained shaped or conditioned or disciplined by training; often used as a combining form -
trainee someone who is being trained -
traineeship financial aid that enables you to get trained for a specified job -
trainer one who trains other persons or animals -
trainer simulator consisting of a machine on the ground that simulates the conditions of flying a plane flight simulator
training activity leading to skilled behavior preparation, grooming
training the result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior) education, breeding
trainload quantity that can be carried by a train -
trainman an employee of a railroad railroad man, railroader, railway man, railwayman
trainmaster a railroad employer who is in charge of a railway yard train dispatcher, yardmaster
traipse walk or tramp about shlep
trait a distinguishing feature of your personal nature -
traitor someone who betrays his country by committing treason treasonist
traitor a person who says one thing and does another double-crosser, double-dealer, betrayer, two-timer
traitorous having the character of, or characteristic of, a traitor unfaithful, faithless, treasonable, treasonous
traitorously in a disloyal and faithless manner faithlessly, false, treacherously, treasonably
traitorousness disloyalty by virtue of subversive behavior treason, subversiveness
traitress female traitor -
trajectory the path followed by an object moving through space flight
tralatitious having been passed along from generation to generation handed-down
tram travel by tram -
tram a conveyance that transports passengers or freight in carriers suspended from cables and supported by a series of towers ropeway, cable tramway, aerial tramway, tramway
tram a four-wheeled wagon that runs on tracks in a mine tramcar
tram a wheeled vehicle that runs on rails and is propelled by electricity streetcar, tramcar, trolley, trolley car