Definitions for THEMEθim

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. subject, topic, theme(noun)

    the subject matter of a conversation or discussion

    "he didn't want to discuss that subject"; "it was a very sensitive topic"; "his letters were always on the theme of love"

  2. theme, motif(noun)

    a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in literary or artistic work

    "it was the usual `boy gets girl' theme"

  3. theme, melodic theme, musical theme, idea(noun)

    (music) melodic subject of a musical composition

    "the theme is announced in the first measures"; "the accompanist picked up the idea and elaborated it"

  4. composition, paper, report, theme(noun)

    an essay (especially one written as an assignment)

    "he got an A on his composition"

  5. root, root word, base, stem, theme, radical(verb)

    (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed

    "thematic vowels are part of the stem"

  6. theme(verb)

    provide with a particular theme or motive

    "the restaurant often themes its menus"


  1. theme(Noun)

    A subject of a talk or an artistic piece; a topic.

  2. theme(Noun)

    A recurring idea; a motif.

  3. theme(Noun)

    The main melody of a piece of music, especially one that is the source of variations.

  4. theme(Noun)

    The collection of color schemes, sounds, artwork etc., that "skin" an environment towards a particular motif.

  5. theme(Noun)

    The stem of a word

  6. theme(Noun)

    thematic relation of a noun phrase to a verb

  7. theme(Noun)

    Theta role in generative grammar and government and binding theory.

  8. theme(Noun)

    Topic, what is being talked about, as opposed to rheme

  9. theme(Noun)

    A regional unit of organisation in the Byzantine empire.

  10. Origin: From tesme (French: thème), from thema, from θέμα, from τίθημι, reduplicative from dʰeh₁- (whence also English do).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Theme(noun)

    a subject or topic on which a person writes or speaks; a proposition for discussion or argument; a text

  2. Theme(noun)

    discourse on a certain subject

  3. Theme(noun)

    a composition or essay required of a pupil

  4. Theme(noun)

    a noun or verb, not modified by inflections; also, that part of a noun or verb which remains unchanged (except by euphonic variations) in declension or conjugation; stem

  5. Theme(noun)

    that by means of which a thing is done; means; instrument

  6. Theme(noun)

    the leading subject of a composition or a movement


  1. Theme

    In music, a theme is the material, usually a recognizable melody, upon which part or all of a composition is based. In forms such as the fugue this may be known as the subject.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Theme

    thēm, n. a subject set or proposed for discussion, or on which a person speaks or writes, a thesis, a brief essay: a verb in its radical form unmodified by inflections: (mus.) subject, a short melody developed with variations: an administrative division under the Byzantine empire.—n. Thē′ma, that which constitutes a subject of thought.—adj. Thēmat′ic.—adv. Thēmat′ically.—n. Thē′matist, a writer of themes. [Fr. thème—L. thema—Gr. tithēmi, I place, set.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'THEME' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2624

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'THEME' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4206

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'THEME' in Nouns Frequency: #852


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of THEME in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of THEME in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dimitri Thivaios:

    It's like a theme park for adults.

  2. Douglas Borthwick:

    I think the big theme today is one of relief.

  3. Tom Roseen:

    The theme is Brexit, and people are concerned.

  4. Ed Atkins:

    The theme du jour is supply which is expected to accelerate this week.

  5. Alan Hemmings:

    We should not passively watch Antarctica being turned into a theme park.

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