tenet

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈtɛnɪt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈtɛnɪt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(tenit; Brit. alsonit)


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tenet

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [religious, cultural, economic, academic] tenets
  2. a [basic, central, major] tenet of [Christianity, Islam]
  3. [wise, sound, basic, fundamental] tenets
  4. a widely [followed, held] tenet
  5. the tenets of [liberalism, conservatism, communism, religion]
  6. [stick, adhere] to the tenets (of)
  7. [outline, explain, establish, apply, respect] the tenets (of)
  8. is one of the (basic) tenets (of)
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