1. tangle with v. 争吵，纠葛
He was really a tough guy to tangle with.
2. tariff n. 关税
Tariff barriers crimped the flow of imports.
3. tease v. 取笑
Now Portia also thought that she would tease Gratiano and her husband.
4. temperament n. 气质
He is a man with an artistic temperament.
5. tempt v. 引诱
He was tempted into a life of crime by greed and laziness.
6. tentative a. 试探的
We've drawn up a tentative program for the next two weeks.
7. terminate v. 终止
Your contract has been terminated.
8. texture n. 质地
This kind of cloth has a close texture.
9. threshold n. 开端
on the threshold of 即将开始
The treaty will be the threshold of lasting peace.
10. timid a. 胆小的
He is as timid as a sheep.
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