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tourmaline a complex crystalline silicate containing other minerals, used in electronic instruments and, in its transparent varieties, as a gemstone.
tournament a contest of skill including a series of games in which losing contestants are eliminated. [2 definitions]
tournedos a small round fillet of beef cut from the tenderloin, often cooked with a strip of bacon around it.
tourney a tournament.
tourniquet any device that uses pressure to stop the flow of blood, usu. through the arteries of an arm or leg, as after a serious injury.
tousle to rumple or dishevel (the hair) by rough, often playful, handling. [3 definitions]
tout to solicit aggressively or persistently; importune. [7 definitions]
tout fait (French) entirely; completely; quite.
tout de suite (French) immediately; instantly.
tout ensemble (French) all together or all in all. ; the general impression, as of a piece of art.
tout le monde all the world (French); everybody.
tovarich (Russian) comrade.
tow1 to pull along at the end of a rope, chain, or the like; haul. [4 definitions]
tow2 short, coarse, broken fibers of flax, hemp, or jute prepared for spinning into yarn, twine, or the like. [3 definitions]
towage the act of towing, or the condition of being towed. [2 definitions]
toward moving or facing in the direction of. [6 definitions]
towboat a boat used to pull or push other boats or barges; tugboat.
towel a piece or length of absorbent cloth or paper made and used for wiping or drying the face or body, dishes, or the like. [2 definitions]
towelette a small, moist paper towel used for cleansing esp. the hands and face.
toweling any of various absorbent fabrics used to make towels.
tower1 a tall narrow building, a similar part of a building, or a separate, often unwalled, structure that rises high above the ground. [3 definitions]