Student Thesaurus

One entry found for theme.
Entry Word: theme
Function: noun
Text: 1 a major object of interest or concern (as in a discussion or artistic composition) <this dance piece deals with the timeless themes of birth and death> -- see MATTER 1
2 a short piece of writing done as a school exercise <please write a one page theme on the main character of this book> -- see COMPOSITION 2
3 a short piece of writing typically expressing a point of view <in her weekly themes on modern American life, the columnist tackles a wide range of issues, both trivial and serious> -- see ESSAY 1