thematic

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adjective the·mat·ic \thi-ˈma-tik\

Definition of thematic

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or constituting a theme

  2. 2a :  of or relating to the stem of a wordb of a vowel :  being the last part of a word stem before an inflectional ending

thematically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of thematic in a sentence

  1. the thematic development in the story

Origin and Etymology of thematic

Greek thematikos, from themat-, thema theme


First Known Use: 1697


THEMATIC Defined for English Language Learners

thematic

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adjective the·mat·ic \thi-ˈma-tik\

Definition of thematic for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to a theme


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