Synonyms of theme in English:

theme


See definition of theme

noun

1‘a short speech on a theme of your choice’

SYNONYMS

subject, topic, subject matter

matter, issue, question, concern

idea, concept, thread, motif, trope, keynote, message

thesis, argument, text

gist, essence, core, substance, burden, thrust

2‘the first violin takes up the theme’

SYNONYMS

melody, tune, air, motif, leitmotif

3‘students writing themes in French’

SYNONYMS

essay, composition, paper, dissertation