Associations to the word «Title»

Wiktionary

TITLE, noun. A prefix (honorific) or suffix (post-nominal) added to a person's name to signify either veneration, official position or a professional or academic qualification. See also
TITLE, noun. (legal) Legal right to ownership of a property; a deed or other certificate proving this.
TITLE, noun. In canon law, that by which a beneficiary holds a benefice.
TITLE, noun. A church to which a priest was ordained, and where he was to reside.
TITLE, noun. The name of a book, film, musical piece, painting, or other work of art.
TITLE, noun. A publication.
TITLE, noun. A section or division of a subject, as of a law or a book.
TITLE, noun. (mostly in the plural) A written title, credit, or caption shown with a film, video, or performance.
TITLE, noun. (bookbinding) The panel for the name, between the bands of the back of a book.
TITLE, noun. The subject of a writing; a short phrase that summarizes the entire topic.
TITLE, noun. A division of an act of Congress or Parliament.
TITLE, noun. (sports) The recognition given to the winner of a championship in sports.
TITLE, verb. (transitive) To assign a title to; to entitle.
TITLE CASE, noun. (computing) The capitalization of text in which the first letter of each major word is set in capital.
TITLE CHARACTER, noun. A fictional character whose name or a short description is present in the title of the work where the character appears.
TITLE CHARACTERS, noun. Plural of title character
TITLE COMPANIES, noun. Plural of title company
TITLE COMPANY, noun. Company that verifies, certifies, holds an escrow for, insures, and holds responsibility for the real estate transactions.
TITLE DEED, noun. (legal) a deed or similar document by which the title to property is conveyed between parties
TITLE DEEDS, noun. Plural of title deed
TITLE DEFECT, noun. (legal) A problem with the chain of title to a parcel of real property that exposes the putative owner of the property to a potential legal dispute over the ownership of the property.
TITLE DEFECTS, noun. Plural of title defect
TITLE PAGE, noun. The page, near the front of a book, that gives its title and, normally, its author and publisher
TITLE PAGES, noun. Plural of title page
TITLE POLICY, noun. (US) An insurance policy on a piece of real estate for which the title deeds may be incomplete or not properly searched.
TITLE TRACK, noun. (music) A track having the same name as the album or EP which it's from.
TITLE TRACK, noun. (film) A track having the same name as the movie it's from.
TITLE TRACK, noun. (sports) The pursuit of a title or the process of winning a title. Often used as on title track. [1], [2], [3].

Dictionary definition

TITLE, noun. A heading that names a statute or legislative bill; may give a brief summary of the matters it deals with; "Title 8 provided federal help for schools".
TITLE, noun. The name of a work of art or literary composition etc.; "he looked for books with the word `jazz' in the title"; "he refused to give titles to his paintings"; "I can never remember movie titles".
TITLE, noun. A general or descriptive heading for a section of a written work; "the novel had chapter titles".
TITLE, noun. The status of being a champion; "he held the title for two years".
TITLE, noun. A legal document signed and sealed and delivered to effect a transfer of property and to show the legal right to possess it; "he signed the deed"; "he kept the title to his car in the glove compartment".
TITLE, noun. An identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General'; "the professor didn't like his friends to use his formal title".
TITLE, noun. An established or recognized right; "a strong legal claim to the property"; "he had no documents confirming his title to his father's estate"; "he staked his claim".
TITLE, noun. (usually plural) written material introduced into a movie or TV show to give credits or represent dialogue or explain an action; "the titles go by faster than I can read".
TITLE, noun. An appellation signifying nobility; "`your majesty' is the appropriate title to use in addressing a king".
TITLE, noun. An informal right to something; "his claim on her attentions"; "his title to fame".
TITLE, verb. Give a title to.
TITLE, verb. Designate by an identifying term; "They styled their nation `The Confederate States'".

Wise words

Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.
Noam Chomsky