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te

[tey] /teɪ/
noun, Music.
1.
ti1 .

Te

or Teh

[de] /dɛ/
noun
1.
(in philosophical Taoism) the virtue or power inherent in a person or thing existing in harmony with the Tao.
Origin of Te
< Chinese (Wade-Giles) te2, (pinyin)
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  • An' 'tes on'y when I'm a bit low-sperrity-like as I wants to go therr.

  • What I am a-lukin' forward to, though, 'tes a day in the country.

  • tes, yes, there is far less of condescension in the offer than you suspect.

    A Day's Ride Charles James Lever
  • An' 'im so sweet-spoken, tu, 'tes a pleasure to year 'im—Never says a word!

  • I allays like to carry a prayer-book weth me, 'tes oncommon lucky.

    The Birthright Joseph Hocking
  • "Ah, 'tes a grand thing to be a schullard," he said, admiringly.

    The Birthright Joseph Hocking
  • "'tes a good two mile by road to the Fryin' Pan," he remarked.

    The Birthright Joseph Hocking
  • "'tes a gashly night and this es a gashly job to be done," said Israel.

    The Birthright Joseph Hocking
  • But doan't 'ee think, Ikey, 'tes time for 'ee to be puttin' in th' baans?

    The Birthright Joseph Hocking
  • Yeas; an' compared with what 'twas, 'tes almost so gude as nu.

    Five Tales John Galsworthy
British Dictionary definitions for tes

TES

abbreviation
1.
Times Educational Supplement

Te

Chemical symbol
1.
tellurium

te

/tiː/
noun
1.
(music) (in tonic sol-fa) the syllable used for the seventh note or subtonic of any scale
Word Origin
see gamut
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tes in Medicine

Te
The symbol for the element tellurium.

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tes in Science
Te  
The symbol for tellurium.
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