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Tabasco en stark pepparsås gjord av fruktmassan i någon av frukterna tillhörande Capsicum annum name of a river and state in/of Mexico; Also, a story "highly spiced"
table cloth bordsduk See spread, See duk
table d'hôte (F) host's table, "värdens/krögarens" bord A common table for guests at a hotel or eating-house;a public meal served there at a stated hour and at a fixed price; an ordinary, table d'hôte dinner, table d'hôte lunch
table-spoon, tbsp, tbs bordssked, matsked= 3 teaspoons (3 tsp) larger than a dessert-spoon used for taking soup and in a larger size for serving vegetables, puddings etc; 16 tbsp= 8 fl oz (= one cup)
tableware bordsservis (inkl samtl bestick) for service of the table, a collective term for the articles which are used at meals as dishes, plates, knives, forks
tall (Eng) hög, lång (om människa) tall drink= dryck i ett högt glas (grogglas), en grogg
tallrik plate
tap kran, tapp, tappa (hälla upp/i), knacka, knackning, avlyssna, klackjärn, gängborr beer on tap, draft beer= fatöl (draught-beer, Br); tap (Mil) A signal sounded on the trumpet or drum 15 minutes after the tattoo, meaning "Lights out !"; also sounded over the grave of a soldier
tappning, upphällning draft (AE), draught (Br) tappning av öl, vin plus övriga "våtvaror"
taproom rum eller lokal där öl eller vin tappas, hälls upp även utskänkningslokal, särskilt i anslutning till bryggeri
tapster vin- eller öltappare, kypare, krog- eller pubvärd See tapstress
tapstress kvinnlig pub- eller krogvärd; a woman tapster, female tapster who draws the beer  for customers in a pub (or bar) See tapster
tap water kranvatten, vattenledningsvatten water from a faucet; tap= faucet
tartaric acid vinsyra
taste smak, -a www.tasteline.com (recept & mattips)
tasty gott,smakligt
T-bone steak steak= stek, men också biff  T-bone steaks are cut from the rump end of the sirloin, incl the bone & fillet
te Sw te
tea te, terast motsv coffee break (=kafferast)
teapot tekanna, av lera eller porslin oftast See kettle
tearoom teashop (Br) tea shop = a lunchroom
teaspoon tesked = 1/3 tbsp förkortas t eller tsp (=1 1/3 fl dram)? 1 fluid dram also= one teaspoon (Br)
teat, nipple flasknapp (för nappflaska e.d.) nipple= nippel, napp på flaska, "nipple" även  bröstvårta
teetotaller helnykterist, absolutist total abstainer
tender mör, känslig, öm (tenderfoot= unused to hardships; a newcomer to ranching etc.)
tenderloin filè/er, sadel i vissa fall between the sirloin and short ribs
tendon sena (anat) also sena= sinew, sena på racket=string
tepid ljum, ljummen tepefy= göra (bli) ljummen (ljum)
t.ex. e.g. (=for example) exempli gratia; till exempel
Thanksgiving Day, Thanksgiving annual festival , the fourth Thursday of November (US) , a holiday, in acknowledgment of divine favor; Note difference between Canada and US; 4th Thursday of October in Canada!
thaw tina, töa
thickening redning
thyme timjan
tie slips, att knyta (verb)
tillbringare pitcher
tilt luta, lutning, tippa
timjan thyme
timlön hourly wage weekly wage= veckolön
tin konservburk (Br) can(AE) tenn, bleckplåt
tina, töa (v) thaw melt= smälta; en tina (=bur)= creel (t.ex. hummertina)
tinfoil staniolfolie
tinned food canned food = burkmat tin= Br, can = AE
tin opener can opener = burköppnare tin= Br, can = AE
tip (v, n/s) dricks, att ge dricks, tipp, tippa (över ända etc.), tippa (om vagnsflak o.d.), spets, topp to give somebody a tip, to tip a person as a token of appreciation,for service rendered etc. overturn, tilt, topple, tumble; Porters and bell-boys always expect a tip
tipping att ge dricks
tjur bull ungtjur= steer
tjäder (skogshönsfågel) capercaille See also wood grouse tjädertupp=cock of the wood Tetrao urogallus, a large bird of N. Europe, mainly black (cock) with a small red dash on head 



toalett toilet, rest room, lavatory, ladies, women, gents or gentlemen Do not use Swedish VC!; Swedes talk refer to this as 'WC'!
toast rosta, rostat bröd, skåla för/med, skål; Skål!= Cheers propose a toast= utbringa en skål, skåla
toaster brödrost
toastmaster cermonimästare Let's propose a toast
Tom Collins a tall drink containing gin, lemon or lime juice, and carbonated water sweetened and served iced
tonfisk tuna
top topp, överdel, övre del, överst, bäst ovanpå, på toppen, toppa, kröna, täcka, fylla ända upp, fylla på, höja sig över etc. the highest or chief position, place or rank; the most perfect example or type of something, the best or choicest part
toper suput, fyllo, drinkare a chronic drunkard, a hard drinker
topper "kronan på verket" i utsmyckning eller garnering the largest and finest fruit displayed at the top of a punnet, package or pile
topping överdel, toppskickt, topp, garnering Also the 2nd skimming of milk
torsk cod
tortilla chips majschips
tratt funnel
tray bricka, serverings- tray-lunch = bricklunch
trickle droppa, sippra, droppe, rännil drip= droppa, drop= droppe; droppfri= non-drip, drip-proof
trout forell
tugga chew, -ing chewing gum verb
tugga, en ~ bite, a bite Let's grab a bite to eat.
tumbler glass with flat bottom ,w/o handle or stem
tuna tonfisk
turkey kalkon= turkey is to Thanksgiving what baked ham is to Christmas slang: go turkey= "balla ur", backa ur; (cold turkey= ung abstinensbesvär)
turnip, swede kålrot turnip = rova rutabaga, Swedish turnip, yellow turnip
tux, tuxedo smoking (kläder) dinner jacket
tvätt, -a laundry, do the...(AE)
tvättkläder, tvättbyk laundry, dirty linen
tvättkvinna, tvätterska laundry woman
tång, tänger tongs, nippers (pliers= verktyg, verkstadstång etc)
tång (växt), bot. seaweed, tang blåstång= bladder wrack, kelp
tårta cake a piece of cake= tårtbit, samt uttrycket "lätt som en plätt"
tändstickor matches
tärning dice samt att göra tärningar
töa, tina thaw melt= smälta
tömma empty, drain clear/clear out re. drawers, cabinets etc.




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