Definitions and translations for "theme"

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1. A subject of a talk or an artistic piece; a topic.
2. A recurring idea; a motif.
3. An essay written for school.
4. The main melody of a piece of music, especially one that is the source of variations.
5. A song, or a snippet of a song, that identifies a film, a TV program, a character, etc. by playing at the appropriate time.
6. The collection of color schemes, sounds, artwork etc., that "skin" an environment towards a particular motif.
7. The stem of a word
8. Thematic relation of a noun phrase to a verb
9. Theta role in generative grammar and government and binding theory.
10. Topic, what is generally being talked about, as opposed to rheme
11. A regional unit of organisation in the Byzantine empire.
Verb
12. To apply a theme to; to change the visual appearance and/or layout of (software).
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English - English - theme

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v. provide with a subject
n. subject, topic, main idea
n. topic, theme

English - Spanish - theme

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s. tema, asunto, contexto, lema, motivo, temática, tópico; composición, disertación

English - French - theme

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v. donner un sujet
n. sujet, thème, idée principale

English - German - theme

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n. Thema, Gegenstand, Leitmotiv

English - Indonesian - theme

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n. tema, pokok, motif, karangan pendek, suara dasar, kata dasar, dasar kata

English - Italian - theme

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s. tema, argomento, soggetto; componimento

English - Polish - theme

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n. temat, motyw, rzecz, anegdota, osnowa

English - Portuguese - theme

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v. prover um assunto, dar um tópico a
s. tema, assunto , enredo

English - Romanian - theme

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n. temă, subiect, disertaţie, compunere la şcoală

English - Russian - theme

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с. тема, предмет, сочинение на заданную тему, основа, позывные

English - Turkish - theme

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i. tema, motif [müz.], içerik, melodi, konu, ödev, tanıtım müziği

English - Ukrainian - theme

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n. тема, думка: основна думка

German - English - theme

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n. subject, topic, main idea

English - Dutch - theme

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zn. thema; onderwerp; centraal motief

English - Greek - theme

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ουσ. θέμα

German - Turkish - theme

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konu, anakonu, tema, izlek

English - Arabic - theme

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‏موضوع، فكرة رئيسية، جذر الكلمة، موضوع تعبوي‏

English - Chinese - theme

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(名) 主题, 题目, 话题

English - Chinese - theme

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(名) 主題, 題目, 話題

English - Hindi - theme

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n. थीम, विषय, प्रसंग, मुद्दा, मज़मून

English - Japanese - theme

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(名) 主題; 話題; 作文; 主旋律

English - Korean - theme

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명. 주제, 작문, 테마, 문제, 주된 의견

English - Vietnamese - theme

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adv. chủ đề
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Synonyms for theme
1. essay: composition, dissertation, paper, treatise
2. topic: subject, point, thesis, issue, motif, proposition, argument
3. melody: motif, leitmotif, song