Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A group engaged in sensitivity training in sessions with a trained leader.

Etymologies

t(raining) group.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • One of the roots of the community movement was what has been called the T-group.

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  • My T-group experience was a part of the “sensitivity group movement” that swept this country in the sixties and early seventies.

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  • But the real payoff came in the so-called “T-group,” where we spent the greater part of our time.

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  • I was the first one to speak in the T-group that night.

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  • The experiment was sufficiently successful that this trainer group, or T-group, became the model for the sensitivity-group movement.

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  • This is what happened to me and others in Mac Badgely’s group, in the Tech Group in Okinawa, and in Lindy’s T-group in Bethel, Maine.

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  • I did not call it that yet, but I knew there was a connecting thread running through Friends Seminary, Mac Badgely’s group, the Tech Group on Okinawa, and Lindy’s T-group in Bethel, Maine.

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