February 22, 2017
Learner's Word of the Day
TLC /ˌtiːˌɛlˈsiː/ noun
TLC
/ˌtiːˌɛlˈsiː/
noun
The stairs need some TLC.
The stairs need some TLC.
Learner's definition of TLC

[noncount] informal

: care and attention that is given to make someone feel better, to improve the bad condition of something, etc.

  • He just needed some rest and a little TLC.

  • It's an old house that needs some TLC.

TLC is an abbreviation of “tender loving care.”

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