English dictionary definition of:



  • the subject matter of a conversation or diskussion
  • a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in literary or artistic work
  • (music) melodic subject of a musical composition
  • an essay (especially one written as an assignment)
  • (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed


  • provide with a particular theme or motive


base composition idea melodic theme motif musical theme paper radical report root root word stem subject topic

Spellzone course content

View spelling list e-e words and learn about the word theme in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

Scrabble score for theme

Scrabble score = 10

generated at 04:26:09 on 17-05-17

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