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Meaning of "tui" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD TUI

From Māori.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF TUI

tui  [ˈtuːɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TUI

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Tui is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES TUI MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of tui in the English dictionary

The definition of tui in the dictionary is a New Zealand honeyeater, Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae, having a glossy bluish-green plumage with white feathers at the throat: it mimics human speech and the songs of other birds.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TUI


bluey
ˈbluːɪ
chewie
ˈtʃuːɪ
chewy
ˈtʃuːɪ
Dewey
ˈdjuːɪ
dewy
ˈdjuːɪ
Drambuie
dræmˈbjuːɪ
gluey
ˈɡluːɪ
gooey
ˈɡuːɪ
hooey
ˈhuːɪ
Hughie
ˈhjuːɪ
hui
ˈhuːɪ
louis
ˈluːɪ
pfui
ˈfuːɪ
phooey
ˈfuːɪ
ptooey
pəˈtuːɪ
screwy
ˈskruːɪ
stewy
ˈstjuːɪ
uey
ˈjuːɪ
Wanganui
ˌwɒŋəˈnuːɪ
zooey
ˈzuːɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TUI

tugboat
Tugela
tugged
tugger
tugging
tuggingly
tughrik
tugless
tugrik
tui-na
tuile
Tuileries
tuille
tuillette
tuilyie
tuism
tuition
tuition fees
tuitional
tuitionary

WORDS THAT END LIKE TUI

Anhui
appui
Bangui
Blanqui
Brahui
buibui
cestui
charqui
chiquichiqui
dui
ennui
feng shui
maqui
Maui
nolle prosequi
Oubangui
point d´appui
rahui
Rapa Nui
Yaqui

Synonyms and antonyms of tui in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «tui» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TUI

Find out the translation of tui to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of tui from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «tui» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

TUI
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

tui
570 millions of speakers

English

tui
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

TUI
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

توي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

туй
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

tui
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Tui
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

tui
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tui
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

TUI
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

エリマキミツスイ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

투이
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Banget
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tui
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

டுய்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तुई
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

tUI
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

tui
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

tui
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

туй
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

TUI
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

tui
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

tui
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

tui
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Tui
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of tui

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TUI»

The term «tui» is very widely used and occupies the 12.843 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TUI» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «tui» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «tui» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about tui

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TUI»

Discover the use of tui in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to tui and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Tui Shou-San Shou: The Fundamentals of the Fighting Art of ...
A systematic and fully illustrated exposition of the fundamental two person training methods to develop the Taijiquan combat skills of sensitivity, evasion, neutralisation of force, and use of focussed power.
Carl Burgess, 2004
2
Oh There You are Tui!: New and Selected Poems
'THE SONG OF THE TUI, coming so suddenly, is like a fish leaping out of calm water. Out of a calm Sound. There is no controlling that song. There is only planting the flax and the kowhai whose flowers a honey-eater loves to come to, and say ...
Dinah Hawken, 2001
3
The Handbook of Chinese Massage: Tui Na Techniques to Awaken ...
The Handbook of Chinese Massage includes step-by-step instructions for each of the fifteen unique tui na techniques, many of which are unfamiliar to Western massage practitioners.
Maria Mercati, 1997
4
Avatars, Book Two: Shadow Falling
Five teenagers are expected to battle to the death in the post-apocalyptic New York City of 2087 as representatives of the different pantheons of gods, who chose them from their own ranks to be born and raised as humans.
Tui Sutherland, 2007
5
Galápagos: preserving Darwin's legacy
Gathers essays on the remarkable animals, plants, and ecosystem of the Galapagos Islands, and discusses recent discoveries, threats to the environment, and efforts at conservation.
Tui De Roy, Sarah Darwin, 2009
6
Avatars, Book One: So This Is How It Ends
During an earthquake in the year 2012, five teens are transported seventy-five years into the future, where the end of the world is imminent, and are drawn together by a mysterious force.
Tui Sutherland, 2007
7
Wings of Fire, Book One: The Dragonet Prophecy
A thrilling new series soars above the competition and redefines middle-grade fantasy fiction for a new generation!
Tui T. Sutherland, 2012
8
Cheng Hsin T'Ui Shou: The Art of Effortless Power
This book provided this beginning tai-chi student with a rich, methodical philosophical "grounding" on some concepts that that are at the core of Eastern martial arts.
Peter Ralston, 1991
9
Tui Na: A manual of Chinese massage therapy
treatment such as working with breath and visualization, nourishing Deficiency and clearing Excess and combining acupunctureand Tui na. I lookata varietyof common complaints and conditions tohelp illustratehow to formulateand apply Tui ...
Sarah Pritchard, 2010
10
New Zealand Journal of Zoology
CAROL A. L. BERGQUIST Zoology Department University of Auckland Private Bag, Auckland, New Zealand Abstract When foraging for nectar tui are not responsive to flower colour; instead, they select flowers with nectar concentrations >7% ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TUI»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term tui is used in the context of the following news items.
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TUI, Thomas Cook share prices plunge on Tunisia attacks
London (AFP) - Share prices of travel groups TUI AG and Thomas Cook plunged on the London stock market Monday following the attack in Tunisia that killed ... «Yahoo News, Jun 15»
2
Royal Mail names TUI's Peter Long as next chairman
Mr. Long is currently joint chief executive of travel firm TUI AG (TUI1. ... Mr. Long was chief executive of TUI Travel between 2007 and 2014 when it was taken ... «MarketWatch, Jun 15»
3
Boeing, TUI Group Finalize Order for 787-9 Dreamliner
SEATTLE, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and TUI Group, one of the world's largest integrated leisure travel companies, have finalized an ... «PR Newswire, May 15»
4
TUI Says Its Merger Is Finally Paying Off, and Ahead of Schedule Too
TUI AG, the German tour operator that merged with TUI Travel Plc last year, said its second-quarter loss narrowed as integration of the two companies started ... «Skift, May 15»
5
TUI Group confident on hitting profit growth target
The company, formed in December from the merger of London-listed TUI Travel and German majority owner TUI AG , also said on Wednesday that it expected ... «Reuters, Mar 15»
6
Royal Caribbean to sell Splendour of the Seas ship to German …
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. announced it will sell Splendour of the Seas to TUI Cruises, a German-based company it partly owns. The Miami-based cruise ... «South Florida Business Journal, Mar 15»
7
TUI Narrows Quarterly Losses Thanks to Hotel, Cruise Sales
TUI AG, the German tour operator that merged with TUI Travel Plc last year, ... compared with 141.1 million euros a year earlier, TUI said in a statement today. «Skift, Feb 15»
8
TUI buys MS Europa 2 luxury cruise ship
TUI Group, formed from the merger of German travel and tourism group TUI AG ... FAZ said the deal meant TUI would be able to save charter rates of around 27 ... «Reuters, Jan 15»
9
TUI Travel, TUI AG merger completes
London-listed TUI Travel and TUI AG, the British company's biggest ... the merger of Britain's First Choice and the travel business of TUI AG, which had owned ... «Reuters, Dec 14»
10
TUI Profit Beats Estimates as 2015 Fiscal Goal in Reach
Dec. 10 (Bloomberg) -- TUI AG, the German tour operator merging with U.K. unit TUI Travel Plc, reported full-year earnings that beat analysts' predictions and ... «Bloomberg, Dec 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Tui [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/tui>. Jul 2019 ».
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