TG

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See also: tg, Tg, .tg, and T&G

Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

TG

  1. The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Togo

Noun[edit]

TG

  1. thyroglobulin

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

TG (plural TGs)

  1. temporary gentleman
    • 1888, Rudyard Kipling, ‘A Friend's Friend’, Plain Tales from the Hills, Folio Society 2005, page 176:
      you can get rid of a man you don't like by writing a letter of introduction and putting him, with it, into the train. TG’s are best treated thus.
  2. transformational grammar
  3. transgender person
    • 1997, Nancy Goldstein, ‎Jennifer L Manlowe, The Gender Politics of HIV/AIDS in Women
      Often, TGs are forced to revert to their original gender in order to obtain services.

Adjective[edit]

TG

  1. transgender
  2. (linguistics) transformative-generative

Interjection[edit]

TG

  1. thank God

Anagrams[edit]


Chinese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Possible sources:

  • Initialism of 土共 (tǔgòng).
  • From the emblem of the Communist Party of China. The Latin letters T and G resemble the hammer and the sickle, respectively.

Proper noun[edit]

TG

  1. (Internet slang) Communist Party of China

German[edit]

Noun[edit]

TG

  1. (apartment listing) Abbreviation of Tiefgarage.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

TG m (invariable)

  1. Abbreviation of telegiornale.

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

TG f (uncountable)

  1. Initialism of technoleg gwybodaeth (information technology).