or Teh



(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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Contemporary Examples of teh

Historical Examples of teh

  • Abe's action followed that of the twig, in teh suddenness of his upspringing.

    The Red Acorn

    John McElroy

  • Spending Fridays at school was teh suck anyway, and I was glad of the excuse to make my escape.

    Little Brother

    Cory Doctorow

  • Dtere udt iss, Toctor; I put udt town on teh schlate; ovver, I hope you ugscooce te hayndtwriding.

    Dr. Sevier

    George W. Cable

  • "I ain't never knowed one teh make me sick t' my stommick yet," confessed the native.

    Wanted: A Husband

    Samuel Hopkins Adams

  • Undt I sendts vert to Mr. Richlun tat he shouldt come into teh offuss.

    Dr. Sevier

    George W. Cable

British Dictionary definitions for teh


the chemical symbol for





music (in tonic sol-fa) the syllable used for the seventh note or subtonic of any scale

Word Origin for te

see gamut
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teh in Medicine


The symbol for the elementtellurium
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teh in Science


The symbol for tellurium.
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