NounTitle (plural Titles)
- A prefix or suffix added to a person's name to signify either veneration, official position or a professional or academic qualification. See also Category:Titles
- (law) Legal right to ownership of a property; a deed or other certificate proving this.
- The name of a book, film, musical piece, painting, or other work of art.
- A publication.
- The retailer carries thousands of titles.
- Buyers of the new video game console can choose from three bundled titles.
- A written title, credit, or caption shown with a film, video, or performance (usually titles pl).
- The titles scrolled by too quickly to read.
- The subject of a writing; a short phrase that summarizes the entire topic.
- A division of an act of Congress or Parliament (e.g. Title II of the USA PATRIOT Act)
- See also Thesaurus:title
- The act of assigning someone or something a title.
Adjectives for Title
honorary; precarious; elusive; religious; fabulous; trumped-up; bombastic; imposing; soul-stirring; vague; successive (pi); preliminary; forfeited; neglected; optimistic; seductive; pompous; impressive; shrill; legitimist; grotesque; attractive; hereditary; quaint; numerous (pi); clerical; imperial; distinguishing; illogical; vainglorious; appertinent; fantastic; ingenious; significant; ironic; prescriptive; smoothing; subscriptive; whimsical; homely; honorable; resounding; worse; dubious; newly-obtained; suggestive.
Verbs for Title
assume—; award—; bear—; claim—; covet —; decorate with—; defile—; degrade—; disparage—; dub with—; earn—; inherit—; invent—; renounce—; respect—; retain—; revere—; surrender—; underline—; usurp —; —awes; —connotes; —cows; —distin¬guishes; —'epitomizes; —implies; —im¬presses; —misleads; —symbolizes; —signifies ; —veils.
absolute interest, acknowledgments, adverse possession, alodium, appellation, appellative, appurtenance, argument, authority, back, back matter, banner, banner head, baptize, bastard title, benefit, best seller, bibliography, binomen, binomial name, birthright, blood, book, bound book, bracket, branch, burgage, byword, call, caption, caste, catch line, catchword, category, championship, christen, claim, clan, class, classic, cognomen, colony, colophon, coloring book, common, conjugal right, contents, contents page, contingent interest, copyright page, crown, cryptonym, de facto, de jure, dedication, define, definitive work, demand, denominate, denomination, dependency, derivative title, desert, designate, designation, divine right, division, droit, drop head, dropline, dub, due, easement, empty title, endleaf, endpaper, endsheet, entitle, entitlement, epigraph, epithet, eponym, equitable interest, equity, errata, estate, euonym, faculty, fee fief, fee position, fee simple, fee simple absolute, fee simple conditional, fee simple defeasible, fee simple determinable, fee tail, feodum, feud, fiefdom, flyleaf, folio, fore edge, foreword, frankalmoign, free socage, freehold, front matter, gavelkind, grade, great work, ground, group, grouping, half-title page, handle, hanger, hardback, having title to, head, head up, heading, headline, hold, holding, honorific, hyponym, identify, imprint, inalienable right, index, inscription, interest, introduction, jump head, justification, juvenile, juvenile book, kin, knight service, label, lay fee, leaf, lease, leasehold, legal claim, legal possession, legend, level, limitation, limp-cover book, magnum opus, makeup, mandate, moniker, motto, name, namesake, natural right, nickname, nomen, nomen nudum, nominate, nonbook, notebook, novel, occupancy, occupation, opus, opuscule, opusculum, order, original title, overline, ownership, owning, page, paperback, part, percentage, picture book, pigeonhole, playbook, pocket book, position, possessing, possession, power, prayer book, predicament, preface, preliminaries, preoccupancy, preoccupation, prepossession, prerogative, prescription, presumptive right, pretense, pretension, privilege, production, proof, proper claim, proper name, proper noun, property, property right, property rights, proprietary rights, psalmbook, psalter, publication, race, rank, rating, reason, recto, reverso, right, right of entry, rubric, running head, running title, scarehead, scientific name, screamer, secret name, section, seisin, sept, serial, set, settlement, signature, sketchbook, socage, soft-cover, songbook, specify, spread, spreadhead, squatting, stake, standard work, station, status, storybook, strain, stratum, streamer, strict settlement, style, subdivision, subgroup, subhead, subheading, sublease, suborder, subtitle, superscription, table of contents, tag, tail, tautonym, tenancy, tenantry, tenure, tenure in chivalry, term, text, title page, tome, trade book, trim size, trinomen, trinomial name, trust, type page, underlease, undertenancy, use, usucapion, verso, vested interest, vested right, villein socage, villeinhold, villenage, volume, work, writing
From Latin titulus (“title, inscription”).
- The translations below need to be checked.