Definition of T noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(also t) noun
BrE BrE//tiː//
; NAmE NAmE//tiː//
[countable, uncountable] (pl. Ts, T’s, t’s
BrE BrE//tiːz//
; NAmE NAmE//tiːz//
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  • the 20th letter of the English alphabet ‘Tin’ begins with (a) T/‘T’. see also T-bone steak, T-junction, T-shirt, T-square
  • Idioms
    dot your i’s and cross your t’s
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    to pay attention to the small details when you are finishing a task
    (informal) used to say that something is exactly right for somebody, succeeds in doing something in exactly the right way, etc. Her new job suits her to a T. The novel captures the feeling of the pre-war period to a T.
    See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: T