Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary
1

ti

play
noun \ˈtē\

Definition of ti

  1. :  any of several Asian and Pacific trees or shrubs (genus Cordyline) of the agave family with leaves in terminal tufts



Origin of ti

Tahitian, Marquesan, Samoan, & Maori


First Known Use: 1832

Rhymes with ti

b, be, bee, c, cay, cee, Cree, d, dee, Dee, dree, e, fee, flea, flee, free, g, gee, ghee, glee, gree, he, key, Key, knee, lea, lee, me, mi, p, pea, pee, plea, pree, quay, re, Rhee, scree, sea, see, she, si, ski, spree, sri, t, tea, tee, the, thee, three, tree, twee, Twi, v, vee, we, wee, whee, ye, z, zee


2

ti

noun

Definition of ti

  1. :  the seventh tone of the diatonic scale in solmization



Origin of ti

alteration of si


First Known Use: 1839


Ti

symbol

Definition of Ti

  1. titanium



Other Chemical Engineering Terms


TI Defined for Kids

ti

play
noun \ˈtē\

Definition of ti

  1. :  the seventh note of the musical scale




Learn More about ti

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "ti" Spanish Central: Translation of "ti" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "ti"


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up ti? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 13, 2016

a trying or distressing experience

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image33683556

How much does a batman (the Turkish unit of measurement) weigh?

2.2 pounds 16.96 pounds 100 pounds 196.5 pounds
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ