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(ˈtɛn ti)

adj. tent•i•er, tent•i•est. Scot.
watchful; attentive.
[1545–55; tent attention (see tent2) + -y1]
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Now listen to eighty, foray, foresee, forum, foreign, onesy, sixty, tennis, tenty ("attentive"), and tutee ("one who is tutored").
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JENNIFER Lopez wears a tenty dress and proudly rubs her ever-growing bump while partying with her hubby Marc Anthony in Miami.
Smaller, smellier and over-run with really grubby grownups, it was quite unlike any previous tenty fun I'd had in the past.
First round: L and G Stocks v J and K West, B and P Toon v I and L Willoughby, M and B Baxter v M and D Nicholson, J and M Parry v S Rabone and P Bywater, M Powell and J Kitson v G and J Tenty, J and S Pears v E and E Lonergan, K Cross and Partner v K and N Sykes, J and F Ellis v M and D Smith.
Tenty, as old Hendo calls him, lines up in the feature at Kempton.
Tenty came back from the knackers yard to run a blinder last term behind Annie Power in the Champion and at Aintree.
Avoid straight up-and-down shift dresses, drop-waisted dresses, and tenty empireline dresses that fall softly from the bustline: all these will cover your lack of curves, but won't give you a waist.
"I'm not the kind of girl who wears black, tenty jumpers because she's overweight.