_empty_ - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue _empty_.

  1. (usually followed by `to') having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something; "able to swim"; "she was able to program her computer"; "we were at last able to buy a car"; "able to get a grant for the project"
  2. having inherent physical or mental ability or capacity; "able to learn"; "human beings are able to walk on two feet"; "Superman is able to leap tall buildings"
  3. have the skills and qualifications to do things well; "able teachers"; "a capable administrator"; "children as young as 14 can be extremely capable and dependable"
  4. having a strong healthy body; "an able seaman"; "every able-bodied young man served in the army"
  1. a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain
  2. have a desire for something or someone who is not present; "She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"
  3. feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?"
  4. be the source of pain
  1. a theatrical performer
  2. a person who acts and gets things done; "he's a principal actor in this affair"; "when you want something done get a doer"; "he's a miracle worker"
  3. thespian
  1. large web-footed birds of the southern hemisphere having long narrow wings; noted for powerful gliding flight
  2. (figurative) something that hinders or handicaps; "she was an albatross around his neck"
  1. place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight; "align the car with the curb"; "align the sheets of paper on the table"
  2. bring (components or parts) into proper or desirable coordination correlation; "align the wheels of my car"; "ordinate similar parts"
  3. align oneself with a group or a way of thinking
  4. be or come into adjustment with
  5. brought into agreement or cooperation on the side of a faction, party, or cause
  6. in a straight line; "pearly teeth evenly aligned"
  1. become an ally or associate, as by a treaty or marriage; "He allied himself with the Communists"
  2. a friendly nation
  3. an associate who provides cooperation or assistance; "he's a good ally in fight"
  1. an investigation of the component parts of a whole and their relations in making up the whole
  2. a set of techniques for exploring underlying motives and a method of treating various mental disorders; based on the theories of Sigmund Freud; "his physician recommended psychoanalysis"
  3. the abstract separation of a whole into its constituent parts in order to study the parts and their relations
  4. a branch of mathematics involving calculus and the theory of limits; sequences and series and integration and differentiation
  5. a form of literary criticism in which the structure of a piece of writing is analyzed
  6. the use of closed-class words instead of inflections: e.g., `the father of the bride' instead of `the bride's father'
  1. general activity and motion
  2. the making of animated cartoons
  3. the activity of giving vitality and vigour to something
  4. quality of being active or spirited or alive and vigorous
  5. the property of being able to survive and grow; "the vitality of a seed"
  6. the condition of living or the state of being alive; "while there's life there's hope"; "life depends on many chemical and physical processes"
  1. social insect living in organized colonies; characteristically the males and fertile queen have wings during breeding season; wingless sterile females are the workers
  1. a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state
  2. the army of the United States of America; the agency that organizes and trains soldiers for land warfare
  3. a large number of people united for some specific purpose
  1. one of a class of artifacts; "an article of clothing"
  2. nonfictional prose forming an independent part of a publication
  3. bind by a contract; especially for a training period
  4. (grammar) a determiner that may indicate the specificity of reference of a noun phrase
  5. a separate section of a legal document (as a statute or contract or will)
  1. a narrative poem of popular origin
  2. a narrative song with a recurrent refrain
  1. a large ornate wagon for carrying a musical band; "the gaudy bandwagon led the circus parade"
  2. a popular trend that attracts growing support; "when they saw how things were going everybody jumped on the bandwagon"
  1. come to terms; arrive at an agreement
  2. negotiate the terms of an exchange; "We bargained for a beautiful rug in the bazaar"
  3. the negotiation of the terms of a transaction or agreement
  1. a portable .30 caliber automatic rifle operated by gas pressure and fed by cartridges from a magazine; used by United States troops in World War I and in World War II and in the Korean War
  2. prevent from entering; keep out; "He was barred from membership in the club"
  3. a block of solid substance (such as soap or wax); "a bar of chocolate"
  4. secure with, or as if with, bars; "He barred the door"
  5. a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background; "a green toad with small black stripes or bars"; "may the Stars and Stripes forever wave"
  6. musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats; "the orchestra omitted the last twelve bars of the song"
  7. expel, as if by official decree; "he was banished from his own country"
  8. the body of individuals qualified to practice law in a particular jurisdiction; "he was admitted to the bar in New Jersey"
  9. a submerged (or partly submerged) ridge in a riv
  1. a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids; "she mixed the dough in a large basin"
  2. a bathroom sink that is permanently installed and connected to a water supply and drainpipe; where you can wash your hands and face; "he ran some water in the basin and splashed it on his face"
  3. the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet; "flood control in the Missouri basin"
  4. a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a lake at the bottom of it; "the basin of the Great Salt Lake"
  5. the quantity that a basin will hold; "a basinful of water"
  6. Sheltered area for mooring
  1. a gymnastic apparatus used by women gymnasts
  2. long thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction
  3. the broad side of a ship; "they sighted land on the port beam"
  4. smile radiantly; express joy through one's facial expression
  5. (nautical) breadth amidships
  6. broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television; "We cannot air this X-rated song"
  7. a signal transmitted along a narrow path; guides airplane pilots in darkness or bad weather
  8. express with a beaming face or smile; "he beamed his approval"
  9. a column of light (as from a beacon)
  10. experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion; "She was beaming with joy"; "Her face radiated with happiness"
  11. a group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation
  12. have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink; "Her face glowed when she came out of the sauna"
  1. bring in; "interest-bearing accounts"; "How much does this savings certificate pay annually?"
  2. take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person; "I'll accept the charges"; "She agreed to bear the responsibility"
  3. have rightfully; of rights, titles, and offices; "She bears the title of Duchess"; "He held the governorship for almost a decade"
  4. behave in a certain manner; "She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times"
  5. have; "bear a resemblance"; "bear a signature"
  6. contain or hold; have within; "The jar carries wine"; "The canteen holds fresh water"; "This can contains water"
  7. put up with
  8. have on one's person; "He wore a red ribbon"; "bear a scar"
  9. cause to be born; "My wife had twins yesterday!"
  10. be pregnant with; "She is bearing his child"; "The are expecting another child in January"; "I am carrying his child"
  1. any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species
  2. a social gathering to carry out some communal task or to hold competitions
  1. the act of hitting vigorously; "he gave the table a whack"
  2. fasten with a belt; "belt your trousers"
  3. a band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist)
  4. deliver a blow to; "He belted his opponent"
  5. endless loop of flexible material between two rotating shafts or pulleys
  6. sing loudly and forcefully
  7. ammunition (usually of small caliber) loaded in flexible linked strips for use in a machine gun
  8. a vigorous blow; "the sudden knock floored him"; "he took a bash right in his face"; "he got a bang on the head"
  9. an elongated region where a specific condition or characteristic is found; "a belt of high pressure"
  10. a path or strip (as cut by one course of mowing)
  1. it would be sensible; "you'd best stay at home"
  2. to a suitable or appropriate extent or degree; "the project was well underway"; "the fetus has well developed organs"; "his father was well pleased with his grades"
  3. appealing to the mind;
  4. in a most excellent way or manner; "he played best after a couple of martinis"
  5. get the better of; "the goal was to best the competition"
  6. in financial comfort; "They live well"; "she has been able to live comfortably since her husband died"
  7. agreeable or pleasing;
  8. (comparative and superlative of `well') wiser or more advantageous and hence advisable; "it would be better to speak to him"; "the White House thought it best not to respond"
  9. from a position of superiority or authority; "father knows best"; "I know better."
  10. in a manner affording benefit or advantage; "she married well"; "The children were settled advantageously in Seattle"
  11. most suitable or right for
  1. a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
  2. ride a bicycle
  3. a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong frame
  1. throw bombs at or attack with bombs; "The Americans bombed Dresden"
  2. fail to get a passing grade; "She studied hard but failed nevertheless"; "Did I fail the test?"
  3. an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions
  4. strong sealed vessel for measuring heat of combustion
  5. an event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual; "the first experiment was a real turkey"; "the meeting was a dud as far as new business was concerned"
  1. a member of the baby boom generation in the 1950s; "they expanded the schools for a generation of baby boomers"
  2. A large male kangaroo, especially of the great grey species.
  1. Plural of brother
  2. Male relations
  1. (of skin) deeply suntanned
  2. of a color similar to that of wood or earth
  3. a university in Rhode Island
  4. an orange of low brightness and saturation
  5. abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1859)
  6. make brown in color; "the draught browned the leaves on the trees in the yard"
  7. Scottish botanist who first observed the movement of small particles in fluids now known a Brownian motion (1773-1858)
  8. fry in a pan until it changes color; "brown the meat in the pan"
  1. expel gas from the stomach; "In China it is polite to burp at the table"
  2. form, produce, or emit bubbles; "The soup was bubbling"
  3. cause to form bubbles; "bubble gas through a liquid"
  4. rise in bubbles or as if in bubbles; "bubble to the surface"
  5. flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise; "babbling brooks"
  6. a dome-shaped covering made of transparent glass or plastic
  7. an impracticable and illusory idea; "he didn't want to burst the newcomer's bubble"
  8. a speculative scheme that depends on unstable factors that the planner cannot control; "his proposal was nothing but a house of cards"; "a real estate bubble"
  9. a hollow globule of gas (e.g., air or carbon dioxide)
  10. Suds
  1. throw a steer by seizing the horns and twisting the neck, as in a rodeo
  2. attack viciously and ferociously
  3. a sturdy thickset short-haired breed with a large head and strong undershot lower jaw; developed originally in England for bull baiting
  1. shine intensely, as if with heat; "The coals were glowing in the dark"; "The candles were burning"
  2. get a sunburn by overexposure to the sun
  3. damage inflicted by fire
  4. burn with heat, fire, or radiation; "The iron burnt a hole in my dress"
  5. a place or area that has been burned (especially on a person's body)
  6. burn, sear, or freeze (tissue) using a hot iron or electric current or a caustic agent; "The surgeon cauterized the wart"
  7. an injury caused by exposure to heat or chemicals or radiation
  8. undergo combustion; "Maple wood burns well"
  9. a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun
  10. cause to undergo combustion; "burn garbage"; "The car burns only Diesel oil"
  11. pain that feels hot as if it were on fire
  12. destroy by fire; "They burned the house and his diaries"
  13. Scottish stream
  14. use up (energy); "burn off calories through vigorous exercise"
  15. cr
  1. a New World vulture that is common in South America and Central America and the southern United States
  2. the common European short-winged hawk
  1. enter into a calendar
  2. a list or register of events (appointments or social events or court cases etc); "I have you on my calendar for next Monday"
  3. a tabular array of the days (usually for one year)
  4. a system of timekeeping that defines the beginning and length and divisions of the year
  1. type genus of the family Cancridae
  2. the fourth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about June 21 to July 22
  3. a small zodiacal constellation in the northern hemisphere; between Leo and Gemini
  4. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Cancer
  5. any malignant growth or tumor caused by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division; it may spread to other parts of the body through the lymphatic system or the blood stream
  1. a binary compound of carbon with a more electropositive element
  1. (golf) a record of scores (as in golf); "you have to turn in your card to get a handicap"
  2. a rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures); "they sent us a card from Miami"
  3. a printed or written greeting that is left to indicate that you have visited
  4. a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions"
  5. a witty amusing person who makes jokes
  6. thin cardboard, usually rectangular
  7. ask someone for identification to determine whether he or she is old enough to consume liquor; "I was carded when I tried to buy a beer!"
  8. separate the fibers of; "tease wool"
  9. one of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes; "he collected cards and traded them with the other boys"
  10. a game played with playing cards
  11. a printed circuit that can be inserted into
  1. activity involved in maintaining something in good working order; "he wrote the manual on car care"
  2. the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something; "no medical care was required"; "the old car needs constant attention"
  3. attention and management implying responsibility for safety; "he is in the care of a bodyguard"
  4. be concerned with; "I worry about my grades"
  5. judiciousness in avoiding harm or danger; "he exercised caution in opening the door"; "he handled the vase with care"
  6. feel concern or interest; "I really care about my work"; "I don't care"
  7. a cause for feeling concern; "his major care was the illness of his wife"
  8. prefer or wish to do something;
  9. an anxious feeling;
  10. be in charge of, act on, or dispose of; "I can deal with this crew of workers"; "This blender can't handle nuts"; "She managed her parents' affairs after they got too old"
  11. provide care for; "The nurse
  1. the honorary or titular head of a university
  2. the person who is head of state (in several countries)
  3. the British cabinet minister responsible for finance
  1. A familiar nickname or substitute for Charles.
  1. a person who chooses or selects out
  1. the act of removing solid particles from a liquid
  2. an interpretation that removes obstacles to understanding; "the professor's clarification helped her to understand the textbook"
  1. measure the time or duration of an event or action or the person who performs an action in a certain period of time; "he clocked the runners"
  2. a timepiece that shows the time of day
  1. lacking the warmth of life;
  2. of a seeker; far from the object sought
  3. unconscious from a blow or shock or intoxication;
  4. feeling or showing no enthusiasm;
  5. having lost freshness through passage of time;
  6. having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration;
  7. the absence of heat;
  8. extended meanings; especially of psychological coldness; without human warmth or emotion;
  9. the sensation produced by low temperatures;
  10. without compunction or human feeling;
  11. a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs);
  12. sexually unresponsive;
  13. so intense as to be almost uncontrollable;
  14. lacking originality or spontaneity; no longer new;
  15. marked by errorless familiarity;
  16. (color) giving no sensation of warmth;
  1. an institution created to conduct business; "he only invests in large well-established companies"; "he started the company in his garage"
  2. a unit of firefighters including their equipment; "a hook-and-ladder company"
  3. a social gathering of guests or companions; "the house was filled with company when I arrived"
  4. organization of performers and associated personnel (especially theatrical); "the traveling company all stayed at the same hotel"
  5. small military unit; usually two or three platoons
  6. crew of a ship including the officers; the whole force or personnel of a ship
  7. a band of people associated temporarily in some activity; "they organized a party to search for food"; "the company of cooks walked into the kitchen"
  8. a social or business visitor; "the room was a mess because he hadn't expected company"
  9. be a companion to somebody
  10. the state of being with someone; "he missed their company"; "he enjoyed the
  1. an expert who gives advice; "an adviser helped students select their courses"; "the United States sent military advisors to Guatemala"
  1. the act of consuming something
  2. the process of taking food into the body through the mouth (as by eating)
  3. (economics) the utilization of economic goods to satisfy needs or in manufacturing; "the consumption of energy has increased steadily"
  4. involving the lungs with progressive wasting of the body
  1. transform and make suitable for consumption by heating; "These potatoes have to cook for 20 minutes"
  2. transform by heating; "The apothecary cooked the medicinal mixture in a big iron kettle"
  3. prepare for eating by applying heat; "Cook me dinner, please"; "can you make me an omelette?"; "fix breakfast for the guests, please"
  4. prepare a hot meal; "My husband doesn't cook"
  5. tamper, with the purpose of deception; "Fudge the figures"; "cook the books"; "falsify the data"
  6. the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat; "cooking can be a great art"; "people are needed who have experience in cookery"; "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"
  1. a small concavity
  2. a predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible; "his lying got him into a tight corner"
  3. turn a corner; "the car corners"
  4. a temporary monopoly on a kind of commercial trade; "a corner on the silver market"
  5. force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape
  6. gain control over; "corner the gold market"
  7. the intersection of two streets; "standing on the corner watching all the girls go by"
  8. (architecture) solid exterior angle of a building; especially one formed by a cornerstone
  9. an interior angle formed by two meeting walls; "a piano was in one corner of the room"
  10. the point where two lines meet or intersect; "the corners of a rectangle"
  11. a place off to the side of an area; "he tripled to the rightfield corner"; "the southeastern corner of the Mediterranean"
  12. a remote area; "in many corners of the world they still practice slav
  1. a large number of things or people considered together; "a crowd of insects assembled around the flowers"
  2. an informal body of friends; "he still hangs out with the same crowd"
  3. to gather together in large numbers; "men in straw boaters and waxed mustaches crowded the verandah"
  4. cause to herd, drive, or crowd together; "We herded the children into a spare classroom"
  5. approach a certain age or speed; "She is pushing fifty"
  6. fill or occupy to the point of overflowing; "The students crowded the auditorium"
  1. provide a cure for, make healthy again; "The treatment cured the boy's acne";
  2. prepare by drying, salting, or chemical processing in order to preserve; "cure meats"
  3. a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
  4. be or become preserved; "the apricots cure in the sun"
  5. make (substances) hard and improve their usability; "cure resin"
  1. a strand or cluster of hair
  2. American chemist who with Richard Smalley and Harold Kroto discovered fullerenes and opened a new branch of chemistry (born in 1933)
  3. a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)
  4. form a curl, curve, or kink; "the cigar smoke curled up at the ceiling"
  5. play the Scottish game of curling
  6. twist or roll into coils or ringlets; "curl my hair, please"
  7. wind around something in coils or loops
  8. shape one's body into a curl; "She curled farther down under the covers"; "She fell and drew in"
  1. usually refers to curly hair as in had him by the 'short and curlies'
  1. Greek missionary; the invention of the Cyrillic alphabet is attributed to him (826-869)
  1. small highly nutritious seed of the tropical pigeon-pea plant
  2. tropical woody herb with showy yellow flowers and flat pods; much cultivated in the tropics
  3. Curried lentil dish
  1. a swarthy complexion
  2. having a dark or somber color
  3. an unenlightened state; "he was in the dark concerning their intentions"; "his lectures dispelled the darkness"
  4. an unilluminated area; "he moved off into the darkness"
  5. absence of light or illumination
  6. absence of moral or spiritual values; "the powers of darkness"
  1. the act of defending someone or something against attack or injury; "a good boxer needs a good defense"; "defense against hurricanes is an urgent problem"
  2. protection from harm; "sanitation is the best defense against disease"
  3. (military) military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies; "they died in the defense of Stalingrad"; "they were developed for the defense program"
  4. a defendant's answer or plea denying the truth of the charges against him; "he gave evidence for the defense"
  5. a structure used to defend against attack; "the artillery battered down the defenses"
  6. the justification for some act or belief; "he offered a persuasive defense of the theory"
  7. the speech act of answering an attack on your assertions; "his refutation of the charges was short and persuasive"; "in defense he said the other man started it"
  8. an organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack; "he joined
  1. an evil supernatural being
  2. someone extremely diligent or skillful; "he worked like a demon to finish the job on time"; "she's a demon at math"
  3. a cruel wicked and inhuman person
  1. the area of a baseball field that is enclosed by 3 bases and home plate
  2. a playing card in the minor suit that has one or more red rhombuses on it; "he led a small diamond"; "diamonds were trumps"
  3. a transparent piece of diamond that has been cut and polished and is valued as a precious gem
  4. a parallelogram with four equal sides; an oblique-angled equilateral parallelogram
  5. very hard native crystalline carbon valued as a gem
  6. the baseball playing field
  1. subtly skillful handling of a situation
  2. wisdom in the management of public affairs
  3. negotiation between nations
  1. spend time in prison or in a labor camp; "He did six years for embezzlement"
  2. behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself; "You should act like an adult"; "Don't behave like a fool"; "What makes her do this way?"; "The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people"
  3. arrange attractively; "dress my hair for the wedding"
  4. create or design, often in a certain way; "Do my room in blue"; "I did this piece in wood to express my love for the forest"
  5. give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally;
  6. carry out or perform an action; "John did the painting, the weeding, and he cleaned out the gutters"; "the skater executed a triple pirouette"; "she did a little dance"
  7. travel or traverse (a distance); "This car does 150 miles per hour"; "We did 6 miles on our hike every day"
  8. carry on or function; "We could do with a little more help around here"
  9. cooked until ready
  1. domestic beast of burden descended from the African wild ass; patient but stubborn
  2. the symbol of the Democratic Party; introduced in cartoons by Thomas Nast in 1874
  1. a swinging or sliding barrier that will close the entrance to a room or building or vehicle; "he knocked on the door"; "he slammed the door as he left"
  2. a room that is entered via a door; "his office is the third door down the hall on the left"
  3. a structure where people live or work (usually ordered along a street or road); "the office next door"; "they live two doors up the street from us"
  4. the entrance (the space in a wall) through which you enter or leave a room or building; the space that a door can close; "he stuck his head in the doorway"
  5. anything providing a means of access (or escape); "we closed the door to Haitian immigrants"; "education is the door to success"
  1. a swinging or sliding barrier that will close the entrance to a room or building or vehicle; "he knocked on the door"; "he slammed the door as he left"
  2. a room that is entered via a door; "his office is the third door down the hall on the left"
  3. a structure where people live or work (usually ordered along a street or road); "the office next door"; "they live two doors up the street from us"
  4. the entrance (the space in a wall) through which you enter or leave a room or building; the space that a door can close; "he stuck his head in the doorway"
  5. anything providing a means of access (or escape); "we closed the door to Haitian immigrants"; "education is the door to success"
  1. a dose of liquid medicine; "he took a sleeping draft"
  2. the depth of a vessel's keel below the surface (especially when loaded)
  3. a serving of drink (usually alcoholic) drawn from a keg; "they served beer on draft"
  4. a current of air (usually coming into a chimney or room or vehicle)
  5. make a blueprint of
  6. the act of moving a load by drawing or pulling
  7. a large and hurried swallow; "he finished it at a single gulp"
  1. a large mass of material that is heaped up by the wind or by water currents
  2. a force that moves something along
  3. the gradual departure from an intended course due to external influences (as a ship or plane)
  4. a process of linguistic change over a period of time
  5. be piled up in banks or heaps by the force of wind or a current; "snow drifting several feet high"; "sand drifting like snow"
  6. be subject to fluctuation; "The stock market drifted upward"
  7. drive slowly and far afield for grazing; "drift the cattle herds westwards"
  8. cause to be carried by a current; "drift the boats downstream"
  9. move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment; "The gypsies roamed the woods"; "roving vagabonds"; "the wandering Jew"; "The cattle roam across the prairie"; "the laborers drift from one town to the next"; "They rolled from town to town"
  10. be in motion due to some air or water current;
  1. small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs
  2. a heavy cotton fabric of plain weave; used for clothing and tents
  3. flesh of a duck (domestic or wild)
  4. (cricket) a score of nothing by a batsman
  5. avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues); "He dodged the issue"; "she skirted the problem"; "They tend to evade their responsibilities"; "he evaded the questions skillfully"
  6. to move (the head or body) quickly downwards or away; "Before he could duck, another stone struck him"
  7. submerge or plunge suddenly
  8. dip into a liquid; "He dipped into the pool"
  1. having ears (or appendages resembling ears) or having ears of a specified kind; often used in combination
  2. worn or shabby from overuse or (of pages) from having corners turned down; "a somewhat dog-eared duke...a bit run down"-Clifton Fadiman; "an old book with dog-eared pages"
  1. fruiting spike of a cereal plant especially corn
  2. the sense organ for hearing and equilibrium
  3. the externally visible cartilaginous structure of the external ear
  4. good hearing; "he had a keen ear"; "a good ear for pitch"
  5. attention to what is said; "he tried to get her ear"
  1. (computer science) a program designed to perform such editorial functions as rearrangement or modification or deletion of data
  2. a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication; the person who determines the final content of a text (especially of a newspaper or magazine)
  1. five-toed pachyderm
  2. the symbol of the Republican Party; introduced in cartoons by Thomas Nast in 1874
  1. British poet (born in the United States) who won the Nobel prize for literature; his plays are outstanding examples of modern verse drama (1888-1965)
  2. British writer of novels characterized by realistic analysis of provincial Victorian society (1819-1880)
  1. large richly colored butterfly
  2. large moth of temperate forests of Eurasia having heavily scaled transparent wings
  3. red table grape of California
  4. the male ruler of an empire
  5. a paper size before metrication.
  1. be beset by; "The project ran into numerous financial difficulties"
  2. experience as a reaction; "My proposal met with much opposition"
  3. Met
  4. a casual meeting with a person or thing
  5. a minor short-term fight
  6. a hostile disagreement face-to-face
  7. a casual or unexpected convergence; "he still remembers their meeting in Paris"; "there was a brief encounter in the hallway"
  8. contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle; "Princeton plays Yale this weekend"; "Charlie likes to play Mary"
  9. come together; "I'll probably see you at the meeting"; "How nice to see you again!"
  10. come upon, as if by accident; meet with; "We find this idea in Plato"; "I happened upon the most wonderful bakery not very far from here"; "She chanced upon an interesting book in the bookstore the other day"
  1. half the width of an em
  2. Latin: An entity or being; an existing thing; the abstract idea of being
  1. the act of regarding as equal
  2. a mathematical statement that two expressions are equal
  3. a state of being essentially equal or equivalent; equally balanced; "on a par with the best"
  1. the act of accompanying someone or something in order to protect them
  2. someone who escorts and protects a prominent person
  3. a participant in a date; "his date never stopped talking"
  4. an attendant who is employed to accompany someone
  5. accompany as an escort; "She asked her older brother to escort her to the ball"
  6. accompany or escort; "I'll see you to the door"
  1. your basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to base belief; "the evidence that smoking causes lung cancer is very compelling"
  2. an indication that makes something evident; "his trembling was evidence of his fear"
  3. (law) all the means by which any alleged matter of fact whose truth is investigated at judicial trial is established or disproved
  4. provide evidence for; stand as proof of; show by one's behavior, attitude, or external attributes;
  5. give evidence; "he was telling on all his former colleague"
  6. provide evidence for; "The blood test showed that he was the father"; "Her behavior testified to her incompetence"
  1. the feeling that something is about to happen
  2. anticipating with confidence of fulfillment
  3. belief about (or mental picture of) the future
  4. the sum of the values of a random variable divided by the number of values
  1. destroy by fire; "They burned the house and his diaries"
  2. a severe trial; "he went through fire and damnation"
  3. cause to go off; "fire a gun"; "fire a bullet"
  4. feelings of great warmth and intensity; "he spoke with great ardor"
  5. go off or discharge; "The gun fired"
  6. the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke; "fire was one of our ancestors' first discoveries"
  7. start firing a weapon
  8. fuel that is burning and is used as a means for cooking; "put the kettle on the fire"; "barbecue over an open fire"
  9. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"
  10. once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)
  11. drive out or away by or as if by fire; "The soldiers were fired"; "Surrender fires the cold skepticism"
  12. provide with fuel; "Oil fires the furnace"
  13. terminate the
  1. any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills; "the shark is a large fish"; "in the living room there was a tank of colorful fish"
  2. the flesh of fish used as food; "in Japan most fish is eaten raw"; "after the scare about foot-and-mouth disease a lot of people started eating fish instead of meat"; "they have a chef who specializes in fish"
  3. catch or try to catch fish or shellfish; "I like to go fishing on weekends"
  4. the twelfth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about February 19 to March 20
  5. seek indirectly; "fish for compliments"
  6. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Pisces
  1. travel by walking; "he followed on foot"; "the swiftest of foot"
  2. the pedal extremity of vertebrates other than human beings
  3. any of various organs of locomotion or attachment in invertebrates
  4. a support resembling a pedal extremity; "one foot of the chair was on the carpet"
  5. lowest support of a structure;
  6. the part of the leg of a human being below the ankle joint; "his bare feet projected from his trousers"; "armored from head to foot"
  7. (prosody) a group of 2 or 3 syllables forming the basic unit of poetic rhythm
  8. an army unit consisting of soldiers who fight on foot; "there came ten thousand horsemen and as many fully-armed foot"
  9. the lower part of anything; "curled up on the foot of the bed"; "the foot of the page"; "the foot of the list"; "the foot of the mountain"
  10. a member of a surveillance team who works on foot or rides as a passenger
  11. add a column of numbers
  12. a linear unit of len
  1. become soiled and dirty
  2. especially of a ship's lines etc; "with its sails afoul"; "a foul anchor"
  3. make unclean; "foul the water"
  4. disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter;
  5. an act that violates the rules of a sport
  6. spot, stain, or pollute; "The townspeople defiled the river by emptying raw sewage into it"
  7. characterized by obscenity;
  8. make impure; "The industrial wastes polluted the lake"
  9. (of a baseball) not hit between the foul lines
  10. commit a foul; break the rules
  11. violating accepted standards or rules; "a dirty fighter"; "used foul means to gain power"; "a nasty unsporting serve"; "fined for unsportsmanlike behavior"
  12. hit a foul ball
  13. offensively malodorous; "a foul odor"; "the kitchen smelled really funky"
  14. become or cause to become obstructed; "The leaves clog our drains in the Fall"; "The water pipe is backed up"
  15. (of a manuscript) defac
  1. an amount of a product
  2. the consequence of some effort or action; "he lived long enough to see the fruit of his policies"
  3. the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
  4. bear fruit; "the trees fruited early this year"
  5. cause to bear fruit
  1. a single play of a sport or other contest; "the game lasted two hours"
  2. frivolous or trifling behavior; "for actors, memorizing lines is no game"; "for him, life is all fun and games"
  3. your occupation or line of work; "he's in the plumbing game"; "she's in show biz"
  4. animal hunted for food or sport
  5. the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game; "the child received several games for his birthday"
  6. a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal); "they concocted a plot to discredit the governor"; "I saw through his little game from the start"
  7. the flesh of wild animals that is used for food
  8. place a bet on; "Which horse are you backing?"; "I'm betting on the new horse"
  9. (games) the score at a particular point or the score needed to win; "the game is 6 all"; "he is serving for the game"
  10. (tennis) a division of play during which one player serves
  11. willing to
  1. restrict (school boys') movement to the dormitory or campus as a means of punishment
  2. control with a valve or other device that functions like a gate
  3. supply with a gate; "The house was gated"
  4. a movable barrier in a fence or wall
  5. a computer circuit with several inputs but only one output that can be activated by particular combinations of inputs
  6. passageway (as in an air terminal) where passengers can embark or disembark
  7. total admission receipts at a sports event
  1. ions"
  2. irritate; "Her childish behavior really get to me"; "His lying really gets me"
  3. grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of; "did you catch that allusion?"; "We caught something of his theory in the lecture"; "don't catch your meaning"; "did you get it?"; "She didn't get the joke"; "I just don't get him"
  4. reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress; "She arrived home at 7 o'clock"; "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"
  5. be a mystery or bewildering to;
  6. reach and board; "She got the bus just as it was leaving"
  7. a return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent
  8. reach by calculation; "What do you get when you add up these numbers?"
  9. leave immediately; used usually in the imperative form; "Scram!"
  10. cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner;
  11. go through (mental or physical states or experiences); "get an
  1. a female human offspring; "her daughter cared for her in her old age"
  2. a youthful female person; "the baby was a girl"; "the girls were just learning to ride a tricycle"
  3. a young woman; "a young lady of 18"
  4. a friendly informal reference to a grown woman; "Mrs. Smith was just one of the girls"
  5. a girl or young woman with whom a man is romantically involved; "his girlfriend kicked him out"
  1. play golf
  2. a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes
  1. deserving of esteem and respect;
  2. "
  3. with or in a close or intimate relationship;
  4. having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude;
  5. (often used as a combining form) in a good or proper or satisfactory manner or to a high standard (`good' is a nonstandard dialectal variant for `well');
  6. thorough;
  7. financially sound;
  8. completely and absolutely (`good' is sometimes used informally for `thoroughly');
  9. generally admired;
  10. exerting force or influence;
  11. George - Belfast-born soccer player (1946-2005)
  12. resulting favorably;
  13. not left to spoil;
  14. not forged;
  15. having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified;
  16. morally admirable
  17. articles of commerce
  18. tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health;
  19. in excellent physical condition;
  20. that which is pleasing or valuable or useful;
  1. bestow, especially officially; "grant a degree"; "give a divorce"; "This bill grants us new rights"
  2. the act of providing a subsidy
  3. a right or privilege that has been granted
  4. a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business; "he got the beer concession at the ball park"
  5. 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
  6. United States actor (born in England) who was the elegant leading man in many films (1904-1986)
  7. be willing to concede; "I grant you this much"
  8. Scottish painter; cousin of Lytton Strachey and member of the Bloomsbury Group (1885-1978)
  9. allow to have; "grant a privilege"
  10. (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance
  11. any monetary aid
  12. transfer by deed; "grant land"
  13. Support
  14. give as judged due or on the basis of merit; "the referee awarded a free kick to the team"; "the
  1. the solid part of the earth's surface; "the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land"; "the earth shook for several minutes"; "he dropped the logs on the ground"
  2. shape or form by grinding; "grind lenses for glasses and cameras"
  3. hit onto the ground
  4. material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use); "the land had never been plowed"; "good agricultural soil"
  5. created by grinding; "grind designs into the glass bowl"
  6. hit a groundball; "he grounded to the second baseman"
  7. a relation that provides the foundation for something; "they were on a friendly footing"; "he worked on an interim basis"
  8. dance by rotating the pelvis in an erotically suggestive way, often while in contact with one's partner such that the dancers' legs are interlaced
  9. throw to the ground in order to stop play and avoid being tackled behind the line of scr
  1. partially or to the extent of a half; "he was half hidden by the bushes"
  2. consisting of one of two equivalent parts in value or quantity; "a half chicken"; "lasted a half hour"
  3. (of siblings) related through one parent only; "a half brother"; "half sister"
  4. partial; "gave me a half smile"; "he did only a half job"
  5. one of two equal parts of a divisible whole; "half a loaf"; "half an hour"; "a century and one half"
  6. one of two divisions into which some games or performances are divided: the two divisions are separated by an interval
  1. a large and imposing house
  2. United States astronomer who discovered Phobos and Deimos (the two satellites of Mars) (1829-1907)
  3. United States explorer who led three expeditions to the Arctic (1821-1871)
  4. United States chemist who developed an economical method of producing aluminum from bauxite (1863-1914)
  5. United States child psychologist whose theories of child psychology strongly influenced educational psychology (1844-1924)
  6. English writer whose novel about a lesbian relationship was banned in Britain for many years (1883-1943)
  7. a large entrance or reception room or area
  8. a college or university building containing living quarters for students
  9. a large building for meetings or entertainment
  10. a large room for gatherings or entertainment; "lecture hall"; "pool hall"
  11. a large building used by a college or university for teaching or research; "halls of learning"
  12. an interior passage or co
  1. one of two sides of an issue; "on the one hand..., but on the other hand..."
  2. something written by hand; "she recognized his handwriting"; "his hand was illegible"
  3. a round of applause to signify approval; "give the little lady a great big hand"
  4. the cards held in a card game by a given player at any given time; "I didn't hold a good hand all evening"; "he kept trying to see my hand"
  5. a position given by its location to the side of an object; "objections were voiced on every hand"
  6. a card player in a game of bridge; "we need a 4th hand for bridge"
  7. a member of the crew of a ship; "all hands on deck"
  8. a hired laborer on a farm or ranch; "the hired hand fixed the railing"; "a ranch hand"
  9. a unit of length equal to 4 inches; used in measuring horses; "the horse stood 20 hands"
  10. guide or conduct or usher somewhere; "hand the elderly lady into the taxi"
  11. physical assistance; "give me a hand with the c
  1. the abode of God and the angels
  2. any place of complete bliss and delight and peace
  1. either half of the cerebrum
  2. half of the terrestrial globe
  3. half of a sphere
  1. a group of wild mammals of one species that remain together: antelope or elephants or seals or whales or zebra
  2. a crowd especially of ordinary or undistinguished persons or things; "his brilliance raised him above the ruck"; "the children resembled a fairy herd"
  3. move together, like a herd
  4. cause to herd, drive, or crowd together; "We herded the children into a spare classroom"
  5. keep, move, or drive animals; "Who will be herding the cattle when the cowboy dies?"
  6. a group of cattle or sheep or other domestic mammals all of the same kind that are herded by humans
  1. German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945)
  1. informal terms for a difficult situation; "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage"
  2. a fault; "he shot holes in my argument"
  3. make holes in
  4. hit the ball into the hole
  5. an opening deliberately made in or through something
  6. one playing period (from tee to green) on a golf course; "he played 18 holes"
  7. informal terms for the mouth
  8. an opening into or through something
  9. a depression hollowed out of solid matter
  10. an unoccupied space
  1. housing that someone is living in; "he built a modest dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"
  2. an institution where people are cared for; "a home for the elderly"
  3. (baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score; "he ruled that the runner failed to touch home"
  4. return home accurately from a long distance; "homing pigeons"
  5. a social unit living together; "he moved his family to Virginia"; "It was a good Christian household"; "I waited until the whole house was asleep"; "the teacher asked how many people made up his home"
  6. provide with, or send to, a home
  7. the country or state or city where you live; "Canadian tariffs enabled United States lumber companies to raise prices at home"; "his home is New Jersey"
  8. where you live at a particular time; "deliver the package to my home"; "he doesn't have a home to g
  1. make off with belongings of others
  2. a curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something
  3. rip off; ask an unreasonable price
  4. a mechanical device that is curved or bent to suspend or hold or pull something
  5. take by theft; "Someone snitched my wallet!"
  6. a catch for locking a door
  7. anything that serves as an enticement
  8. a sharp curve or crook; a shape resembling a hook
  9. approach with an offer of sexual favors; "he was solicited by a prostitute"; "The young man was caught soliciting in the park"
  10. entice and trap; "The car salesman had snared three potential customers"
  11. secure with the foot; "hook the ball"
  12. to cause (someone or oneself) to become dependent (on something, especially a narcotic drug)
  13. fasten with a hook
  14. catch with a hook; "hook a fish"
  15. a basketball shot made over the head with the hand that is farther from the basket
  16. hit with a
  1. dark protective fluid ejected into the water by cuttlefish and other cephalopods
  2. a liquid used for printing or writing or drawing
  3. fill with ink; "ink a pen"
  4. mark, coat, cover, or stain with ink; "he inked his finger"
  5. append one's signature to; "They inked the contract"
  1. a zone or area resembling an island
  2. a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water
  1. offensive term for a person of German descent
  1. act in a funny or teasing way
  2. tell a joke; speak humorously; "He often jokes even when he appears serious"
  3. activity characterized by good humor
  4. a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter; "he told a very funny joke"; "he knows a million gags"; "thanks for the laugh"; "he laughed unpleasantly at his own jest"; "even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point"
  1. to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open; "The burglar jimmied the lock": "Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail"
  2. a short crowbar; "in Britain they call a jimmy and jemmy"
  1. a room or building equipped with one or more toilets
  2. the last of the four Gospels in the New Testament
  3. a prostitute's customer
  4. (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; traditionally said to be the author of the 4th Gospel and three epistles and the book of Revelation
  5. youngest son of Henry II; King of England from 1199 to 1216; succeeded to the throne on the death of his brother Richard I; lost his French possessions; in 1215 John was compelled by the barons to sign the Magna Carta (1167-1216)
  1. English phonetician (1881-1967)
  2. one of the first great English architects and a theater designer (1573-1652)
  3. American naval commander in the American Revolution (1747-1792)
  4. United States golfer (1902-1971)
  5. United States railroad engineer who died trying to stop his train from crashing into another train; a friend wrote a famous ballad describing the incident (1864-1900)
  6. United States labor leader (born in Ireland) who helped to found the Industrial Workers of the World (1830-1930)
  1. English economist who advocated the use of government monetary and fiscal policy to maintain full employment without inflation (1883-1946)
  1. United States guitar player and singer of the blues (born in 1925)
  2. United States woman tennis player (born in 1943)
  3. preeminence in a particular category or group or field; "the lion is the king of beasts"
  4. (chess) the weakest but the most important piece
  5. one of the four playing cards in a deck bearing the picture of a king
  6. a checker that has been moved to the opponent's first row where it is promoted to a piece that is free to move either forward or backward
  7. a very wealthy or powerful businessman; "an oil baron"
  8. a male sovereign; ruler of a kingdom
  9. a competitor who holds a preeminent position
  10. United States charismatic civil rights leader and Baptist minister who campaigned against the segregation of Blacks (1929-1968)
  1. a woman of refinement; "a chauffeur opened the door of the limousine for the grand lady"
  2. a woman of the peerage in Britain
  3. a polite name for any woman; "a nice lady at the library helped me"
  1. a narrow way or road
  2. a well-defined track or path; for e.g. swimmers or lines of traffic
  1. any carefree episode
  2. any of numerous predominantly Old World birds noted for their singing
  3. a songbird that lives mainly on the ground in open country; has streaky brown plumage
  4. North American songbirds having a yellow breast
  5. play boisterously;
  1. strong espresso coffee with a topping of frothed steamed milk
  1. either of two fleshy folds of tissue that surround the mouth and play a role in speaking
  2. an impudent or insolent rejoinder; "don't give me any of your sass"
  3. (botany) either of the two parts of a bilabiate corolla or calyx
  4. either the outer margin or the inner margin of the aperture of a gastropod's shell
  5. the top edge of a vessel or other container
  1. give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of; "List the states west of the Mississippi"
  2. enumerate;
  3. tilt to one side; "The balloon heeled over"; "the wind made the vessel heel"; "The ship listed to starboard"
  4. cause to lean to the side; "Erosion listed the old tree"
  5. the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical; "the tower had a pronounced tilt"; "the ship developed a list to starboard"; "he walked with a heavy inclination to the right"
  6. include in a list; "Am I listed in your register?"
  7. a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)
  8. An enclosed field for jousting.
  9. Nominal roll
  1. low in stature; not tall; "he was short and stocky"; "short in stature"; "a short smokestack"; "a little man"
  2. small in a way that arouses feelings (of tenderness or its opposite depending on the context); "a nice little job"; "bless your little heart"; "my dear little mother"; "a sweet little deal"; "I'm tired of your petty little schemes"; "filthy little tricks"; "what a nasty little situation"
  3. (informal) small and of little importance; "a fiddling sum of money"; "a footling gesture"; "our worries are lilliputian compared with those of countries that are at war"; "a little (or small) matter"; "a dispute over niggling details"; "limited to petty enterprises"; "piffling efforts"; "giving a police officer a free meal may be against the law, but it seems to be a picayune infraction"
  4. a small amount or duration; "he accepted the little they gave him"
  5. limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a little dining room"; "a litt
  1. become rigid or immoveable; "The therapist noticed that the patient's knees tended to lock in this exercise"
  2. any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body is twisted or pressured
  3. place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape; "The parents locked her daughter up for the weekend"; "She locked her jewels in the safe"
  4. a fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly closed
  5. fasten with a lock; "lock the bike to the fence"
  6. a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key
  7. keep engaged; "engaged the gears"
  8. enclosure consisting of a section of canal that can be closed to control the water level; used to raise or lower vessels that pass through it
  9. become engaged or intermeshed with one another; "They were locked in embrace"
  10. a mechanism that detonates the charge of a gun
  11. hold in a
  1. long-horned beef cattle formerly common in southwestern United States
  1. to a very great degree or extent; "I feel a lot better"; "we enjoyed ourselves very much"; "she was very much interested"; "this would help a great deal"
  2. anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random; "the luck of the draw"; "they drew lots for it"
  3. administer or bestow, as in small portions; "administer critical remarks to everyone present"; "dole out some money"; "shell out pocket money for the children"; "deal a blow to someone"; "the machine dispenses soft drinks"
  4. any collection in its entirety; "she bought the whole caboodle"
  5. divide into lots, as of land, for example
  6. an unofficial association of people or groups; "the smart set goes there"; "they were an angry lot"
  7. a parcel of land having fixed boundaries; "he bought a lot on the lake"
  8. (Old Testament) nephew of Abraham; God destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah but chose to spare Lot and his family who were told to flee without looking back at the destructio
  1. have sexual intercourse with; "This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm"; "Adam knew Eve"; "Were you ever intimate with this man?"
  2. sexual activities (often including sexual intercourse) between two people; "his lovemaking disgusted her"; "he hadn't had any love in months"; "he has a very complicated love life"
  3. have a great affection or liking for; "I love French food"; "She loves her boss and works hard for him"
  4. any object of warm affection or devotion; "the theater was her first love"; "he has a passion for cock fighting";
  5. be enamored or in love with; "She loves her husband deeply"
  6. a deep feeling of sexual desire and attraction; "their love left them indifferent to their surroundings"; "she was his first love"
  7. get pleasure from; "I love cooking"
  8. a strong positive emotion of regard and affection; "his love for his work"; "children need a lot of love"
  9. a beloved person; used as terms of endearment
  1. (cricket) an over in which no runs are scored
  2. serving to set in motion; "the magazine's inaugural issue"; "the initiative phase in the negotiations"; "an initiatory step toward a treaty"; "his first (or maiden) speech in Congress"; "the liner's maiden voyage"
  3. an unmarried girl (especially a virgin)
  1. the age at which persons are considered competent to manage their own affairs
  2. the property resulting from being or relating to the greater in number of two parts; the main part; "the majority of his customers prefer it"; "the bulk of the work is finished"
  3. (elections) more than half of the votes
  1. the act of managing something; "he was given overall management of the program"; "is the direction of the economy a function of government?"
  2. those in charge of running a business
  1. predacious long-bodied large-eyed insect of warm regions; rests with forelimbs raised as in prayer
  1. have dominance or the power to defeat over; "Her pain completely mastered her"; "The methods can master the problems"
  2. an authority qualified to teach apprentices
  3. directs the work of others
  4. someone who holds a master's degree from academic institution
  5. an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship
  6. a person who has general authority over others
  7. a combatant who is able to defeat rivals
  8. most important element;
  9. an original creation (i.e., an audio recording) from which copies can be made
  10. have a firm understanding or knowledge of; be on top of; "Do you control these data?"
  11. key that secures entrance everywhere
  12. be or become completely proficient or skilled in; "She mastered Japanese in less than two years"
  13. presiding officer of a school
  14. get on top of; deal with successfully; "He overcame his shyness"
  15. an artist of consummate skill; "a master of the vi
  1. give or join in marriage
  2. provide funds complementary to; "The company matched the employees' contributions"
  3. satisfy or fulfill; "meet a need"; "this job doesn't match my dreams"
  4. be equal to in quality or ability; "Nothing can rival cotton for durability"; "Your performance doesn't even touch that of your colleagues"; "Her persistence and ambition only matches that of her parents"
  5. lighter consisting of a thin piece of wood or cardboard tipped with combustible chemical; ignites with friction; "he always carries matches to light his pipe"; "as long you've a lucifer to light your fag"
  6. an exact duplicate; "when a match is found an entry is made in the notebook"
  7. a burning piece of wood or cardboard; "if you drop a match in there the whole place will explode"
  8. something that resembles or harmonizes with; "that tie makes a good match with your jacket"
  9. a formal contest in which two or more persons or teams c
  1. written works (especially in books or magazines); "he always took some reading matter with him on the plane"
  2. that which has mass and occupies space; "physicists study both the nature of matter and the forces which govern it"
  3. have weight; have import, carry weight; "It does not matter much"
  4. (used with negation) having consequence; "they were friends and it was no matter who won the games"
  5. a vaguely specified concern; "several matters to attend to"; "it is none of your affair"; "things are going well"
  6. a problem; "is anything the matter?"
  7. some situation or event that is thought about;
  1. (in Roman numerals, M written with a macron over it) denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000,000 items or units
  2. the number that is represented as a one followed by 6 zeros
  3. a very large indefinite number (usually hyperbole); "there were millions of flies"
  1. limited in size or scope; "a small business"; "a newspaper with a modest circulation"; "small-scale plans"; "a pocket-size country"
  2. inferior in number or size or amount; "a minor share of the profits"; "Ursa Minor"
  3. lesser in scope or effect; "had minor differences"; "a minor disturbance"
  4. not of legal age; "minor children"
  5. of a scale or mode; "the minor keys"; "in B flat minor"
  6. of your secondary field of academic concentration or specialization
  7. of lesser importance or stature or rank; "a minor poet"; "had a minor part in the play"; "a minor official"; "many of these hardy adventurers were minor noblemen"; "minor back roads"
  8. of lesser seriousness or danger; "suffered only minor injuries"; "some minor flooding"; "a minor tropical disturbance"
  9. warranting only temporal punishment; "venial sin"
  10. of the younger of two boys with the same family name; "Jones minor"
  11. a young person of either sex; "s
  1. four o'clocks
  1. manipulate the mouse of a computer
  2. any of numerous small rodents typically resembling diminutive rats having pointed snouts and small ears on elongated bodies with slender usually hairless tails
  3. to go stealthily or furtively; "..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbor's house"
  4. a hand-operated electronic device that controls the coordinates of a cursor on your computer screen as you move it around on a pad; on the bottom of the device is a ball that rolls on the surface of the pad; "a mouse takes much more room than a trackball"
  5. person who is quiet or timid
  6. a swollen bruise caused by a blow to the eye
  1. take a siesta; "She naps everyday after lunch for an hour"
  2. not prepared or vigilant; "the blow caught him napping"; "caught in an off-guard moment"; "found him off his guard"
  1. the people who live in a nation or country;
  2. a politically organized body of people under a single government;
  3. a federation of tribes (especially Native American tribes); "the Shawnee nation"
  4. United States prohibitionist who raided saloons and destroyed bottles of liquor with a hatchet (1846-1911)
  1. European songbird noted for its melodious nocturnal song
  2. English nurse remembered for her work during the Crimean War (1820-1910)
  1. the world's longest river (4150 miles); flows northward through eastern Africa into the Mediterranean; the Nile River valley in Egypt was the site of the world's first great civilization
  1. push or move with the nose
  2. advance the forward part of with caution; "She nosed the car into the left lane"
  3. catch the scent of; get wind of; "The dog nosed out the drugs"
  4. search or inquire in a meddlesome way; "This guy is always nosing around the office"
  5. The rounded edge of a step or moulding
  6. having a nose (either literal or metaphoric) especially of a specified kind
  7. defeat by a narrow margin
  8. rub noses
  1. a characteristic emotional quality; "it ended on a sour note"; "there was a note of gaiety in her manner"; "he detected a note of sarcasm"
  2. a brief written record; "he made a note of the appointment"
  3. make mention of;
  4. a short personal letter; "drop me a line when you get there"
  5. make a written note of; "she noted everything the teacher said that morning"
  6. a comment or instruction (usually added); "his notes were appended at the end of the article"; "he added a short notation to the address on the envelope"
  7. notice or perceive; "She noted that someone was following her"; "mark my words"
  8. a notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound;
  9. observe with care or pay close attention to;
  10. a tone of voice that shows what the speaker is feeling; "there was a note of uncertainty in his voice"
  11. a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank); "he peeled off five one-thousand-z
  1. a quantity of no importance; "it looked like nothing I had ever seen before"; "reduced to nil all the work we had done"; "we racked up a pathetic goose egg"; "it was all for naught"; "I didn't hear zilch about it"
  2. in no respect; to no degree; "he looks nothing like his father"
  1. (law) a broad legal concept including anything that disturbs the reasonable use of your property or endangers life and health or is offensive
  2. a bothersome annoying person; "that kid is a terrible pain"
  3. Pests
  1. the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals;
  2. a numeral or string of numerals that is used for identification;
  3. the number is used in calling a particular telephone;
  4. one of a series published periodically;
  5. a symbol used to represent a number;
  6. enumerate;
  7. a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program;
  8. give numbers to; "You should number the pages of the thesis"
  9. a concept of quantity involving zero and units;
  1. of or relating to or denoting numbers; "a numeral adjective"
  2. a symbol used to represent a number;
  1. United States jazz musician who influenced the style of Louis Armstrong (1885-1938)
  1. the last (24th) letter of the Greek alphabet
  1. a stage in psychosexual development when the child's interest is concentrated in the mouth; fixation at this stage is said to result in dependence, selfishness, and aggression
  2. of or involving the mouth or mouth region or the surface on which the mouth is located; "the oral cavity"; "the oral mucous membrane"; "the oral surface of a starfish"
  3. an examination conducted by spoken communication
  4. using speech rather than writing; "an oral tradition"; "an oral agreement"
  5. of or relating to or affecting or for use in the mouth; "oral hygiene"; "an oral thermometer"; "an oral vaccine"
  1. bring order to or into; "Order these files"
  2. (usually plural) the status or rank or office of a Christian clergyman in an ecclesiastical hierarchy; "theologians still disagree over whether `bishop' should or should not be a separate Order"
  3. assign a rank or rating to; "how would you rank these students?"; "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"
  4. established customary state (especially of society); "order ruled in the streets"; "law and order"
  5. arrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events; "arrange my schedule"; "set up one's life"; "I put these memories with those of bygone times"
  6. a condition of regular or proper arrangement; "he put his desk in order"; "the machine is now in working order"
  7. make a request for something; "Order me some flowers"; "order a work stoppage"
  8. the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement; "there were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list"
  9. give instructions to or
  1. place temporarily; "park the car in the yard"; "park the children with the in-laws"; "park your bag in this locker"
  2. maneuver a vehicle into a parking space; "Park the car in front of the library"; "Can you park right here?"
  3. a facility in which ball games are played (especially baseball games); "take me out to the ballpark"
  4. a gear position that acts as a parking brake; "the put the car in park and got out"
  5. a large area of land preserved in its natural state as public property; "there are laws that protect the wildlife in this park"
  6. a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area; "they went for a walk in the park"
  7. a lot where cars are parked
  8. Scottish explorer in Africa (1771-1806)
  1. place temporarily; "park the car in the yard"; "park the children with the in-laws"; "park your bag in this locker"
  2. maneuver a vehicle into a parking space; "Park the car in front of the library"; "Can you park right here?"
  3. the act of maneuvering a vehicle into a location where it can be left temporarily
  4. space in which vehicles can be parked; "there is plenty of parking behind the store"
  1. a band of people associated temporarily in some activity; "they organized a party to search for food"; "the company of cooks walked into the kitchen"
  2. a person involved in legal proceedings; "the party of the first part"
  3. Celebrate
  4. have or participate in a party; "The students were partying all night before the exam"
  5. an occasion on which people can assemble for social interaction and entertainment; "he planned a party to celebrate Bastille Day"
  6. a group of people gathered together for pleasure; "she joined the party after dinner"
  7. an organization to gain political power; "in 1992 Perot tried to organize a third party at the national level"
  1. (New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles; author of several Epistles in the New Testament; even though Paul was not present at the Last Supper he is considered an Apostle; "Paul's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity"
  2. United States feminist (1885-1977)
  1. an apparatus consisting of an object mounted so that it swings freely under the influence of gravity
  1. a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
  2. a human body (usually including the clothing); "a weapon was hidden on his person"
  3. a grammatical category used in the classification of pronouns, possessive determiners, and verb forms according to whether they indicate the speaker, the addressee, or a third party; "stop talking about yourself in the third person"
  1. a share of something; "a slice of the company's revenue"
  2. repair by adding pieces; "She pieced the china cup"
  3. a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition; "he was here for a little while"; "I need to rest for a piece"; "a spell of good weather"; "a patch of bad weather"
  4. eat intermittently; take small bites of; "He pieced at the sandwich all morning"; "She never eats a full meal--she just nibbles"
  5. join during spinning; "piece the broken pieces of thread, slivers, and rovings"
  6. to join or unite the pieces of; "patch the skirt"
  7. create by putting components or members together; "She pieced a quilt"; "He tacked together some verses"; "They set up a committee"
  8. a portable gun; "he wore his firearm in a shoulder holster"
  9. game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games; "he taught me to set up the men on the chess board"; "he sacrificed a piece to get
  1. manipulate manually or in one's mind or imagination; "She played nervously with her wedding ring"; "Don't fiddle with the screws"; "He played with the idea of running for the Senate"
  2. be at play; be engaged in playful activity; amuse oneself in a way characteristic of children; "The kids were playing outside all day"; "I used to play with trucks as a little girl"
  3. the act using a sword (or other weapon) vigorously and skillfully
  4. (in games or plays or other performances) the time during which play proceeds; "rain stopped play in the 4th inning"
  5. cause to happen or to occur as a consequence; "I cannot work a miracle"; "wreak havoc"; "bring comments"; "play a joke"; "The rain brought relief to the drought-stricken area"
  6. behave carelessly or indifferently; "Play about with a young girl's affection"
  7. the act of playing for stakes in the hope of winning (including the payment of a price for a chance to win a prize); "his gambling cost h
  1. any of various card games in which players bet that they hold the highest-ranking hand
  2. fire iron consisting of a metal rod with a handle; used to stir a fire
  1. a game similar to field hockey but played on horseback using long-handled mallets and a wooden ball
  2. Venetian traveler who explored Asia in the 13th century and served Kublai Khan (1254-1324)
  1. assign to a post; put into a post; "The newspaper posted him in Timbuktu"
  2. military installation at which a body of troops is stationed; "this military post provides an important source of income for the town nearby"; "there is an officer's club on the post"
  3. enter on a public list
  4. an upright consisting of a piece of timber or metal fixed firmly in an upright position; "he set a row of posts in the ground and strung barbwire between them"
  5. the system whereby messages are transmitted via the post office; "the mail handles billions of items every day"; "he works for the United States mail service"; "in England they call mail `the post'"
  6. a pole or stake set up to mark something (as the start or end of a race track); "a pair of posts marked the goal"; "the corner of the lot was indicated by a stake"
  7. any particular collection of letters or packages that is delivered; "your mail is on the table"; "is there any post for me?"; "she was o
  1. possession of controlling influence; "the deterrent power of nuclear weapons"; "the power of his love saved her"; "his powerfulness was concealed by a gentle facade"
  2. possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done; "danger heightened his powers of discrimination"
  3. a mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself
  4. a state powerful enough to influence events throughout the world
  5. supply the force or power for the functioning of; "The gasoline powers the engines"
  6. a very wealthy or powerful businessman; "an oil baron"
  7. one possessing or exercising power or influence or authority; "the mysterious presence of an evil power"; "may the force be with you"; "the forces of evil"
  8. (physics) the rate of doing work; measured in watts (= joules/second)
  9. (of a government or government official) holding an office means being in power
  1. to a moderately sufficient extent or degree;
  2. pleasing by delicacy or grace; not imposing; "pretty girl"; "pretty song"; "pretty room"
  3. (used ironically) unexpectedly bad; "a pretty mess"; "a pretty kettle of fish"
  4. more attractive
  1. a secret agent who incites suspected persons to commit illegal acts
  1. a doll with a hollow head of a person or animal and a cloth body; intended to fit over the hand and be manipulated with the fingers
  2. a small figure of a person operated from above with strings by a puppeteer
  3. a person who is controlled by others and is used to perform unpleasant or dishonest tasks for someone else
  1. a small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed around
  2. a sandal attached to the foot by a thong over the toes
  3. someone who pushes
  4. an unlicensed dealer in illegal drugs
  5. one who intrudes or pushes himself forward
  1. pose a question
  2. pose a series of questions to; "The suspect was questioned by the police"; "We questioned the survivor about the details of the explosion"
  3. conduct an interview in television, newspaper, and radio reporting
  4. uncertainty about the truth or factuality or existence of something; "the dubiousness of his claim"; "there is no question about the validity of the enterprise"
  5. challenge the accuracy, probity, or propriety of; "We must question your judgment in this matter"
  6. the subject matter at issue;
  7. place in doubt or express doubtful speculation; "I wonder whether this was the right thing to do"; "she wondered whether it would snow tonight"
  8. an informal reference to a marriage proposal; "he was ready to pop the question"
  9. a formal proposal for action made to a deliberative assembly for discussion and vote; "he made a motion to adjourn"; "she called for the question"
  10. an instance of questioning; "
  1. the relative speed of progress or change; "he lived at a fast pace"; "he works at a great rate"; "the pace of events accelerated"
  2. amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis; "a 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5"
  3. a quantity or amount or measure considered as a proportion of another quantity or amount or measure; "the literacy rate"; "the retention rate"; "the dropout rate"
  4. assign a rank or rating to; "how would you rank these students?"; "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"
  5. a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit; "they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"; "the rate of change was faster than expected"
  6. estimate the value of; "How would you rate his chances to become President?"; "Gold was rated highly among the Romans"
  7. be worthy of or have a certain rating; "This bond rates highly"
  1. one of a series of texts for students learning to read
  2. a public lecturer at certain universities
  3. someone who reads the lessons in a church service; someone ordained in a minor order of the Roman Catholic Church
  4. someone who reads proof in order to find errors and mark corrections
  5. a person who enjoys reading
  6. a person who can read; a literate person
  7. someone who reads manuscripts and judges their suitability for publication
  8. someone who contracts to receive and pay for a service or a certain number of issues of a publication
  1. come to the surface
  2. take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance
  3. come into existence; take on form or shape;
  4. get up and out of bed; "I get up at 7 A.M. every day"; "They rose early"; "He uprose at night"
  5. rise up; "The building rose before them"
  6. return from the dead; "Christ is risen!"; "The dead are to uprise"
  7. increase in value or to a higher point; "prices climbed steeply"; "the value of our house rose sharply last year"
  8. rise in rank or status; "Her new novel jumped high on the bestseller list"
  9. become more extreme; "The tension heightened"
  10. go up or advance; "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered"
  11. organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another
  12. exert oneself to meet a challenge; "rise to a challenge"; "rise to the occasion"
  13. a movement upward; "they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"
  1. larceny by threat of violence
  2. plundering during riots or in wartime
  1. large American thrush having a rust-red breast and abdomen
  2. small Old World songbird with a reddish breast
  1. a flight maneuver; aircraft rotates about its longitudinal axis without changing direction or losing altitude
  2. begin operating or running; "The cameras were rolling"; "The presses are already rolling"
  3. walking with a swaying gait
  4. move by turning over or rotating; "The child rolled down the hill"; "turn over on your left side"
  5. the act of throwing dice
  6. cause to move by turning over or in a circular manner of as if on an axis; "She rolled the ball"; "They rolled their eyes at his words"
  7. anything rolled up in cylindrical form
  8. move, rock, or sway from side to side; "The ship rolled on the heavy seas"
  9. photographic film rolled up inside a container to protect it from light
  10. move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment; "The gypsies roamed the woods"; "roving vagabonds"; "the wandering Jew"; "The cattle roam across the prairie"; "the laborers drift from one town to
  1. the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)
  2. move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment; "The gypsies roamed the woods"; "roving vagabonds"; "the wandering Jew"; "The cattle roam across the prairie"; "the laborers drift from one town to the next"; "They rolled from town to town"
  3. a flight maneuver; aircraft rotates about its longitudinal axis without changing direction or losing altitude
  4. move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle; "The President's convoy rolled past the crowds"
  5. walking with a swaying gait
  6. move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion; "The curtains undulated"; "the waves rolled towards the beach"
  7. the act of throwing dice
  8. emit, produce, or utter with a deep prolonged reverberating sound; "The thunder rolled"; "rolling drums"
  9. execute a roll, in tumbling; "The gymnasts rolled and jumped"
  10. anything rolled up in
  1. 26th President of the United States; hero of the Spanish-American War; Panama Canal was built during his administration; "Theodore Roosevelt said `Speak softly but carry a big stick'" (1858-1919)
  2. 32nd President of the United States; elected four times; instituted New Deal to counter the Great Depression and led country during World War II (1882-1945)
  3. wife of Franklin Roosevelt and a strong advocate of human rights (1884-1962)
  1. one of the natural periods into which the year is divided by the equinoxes and solstices or atmospheric conditions; "the regular sequence of the seasons"
  2. a recurrent time marked by major holidays; "it was the Christmas season"
  3. a period of the year marked by special events or activities in some field; "he celebrated his 10th season with the ballet company"; "she always looked forward to the avocado season"
  4. make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else; moderate; "she tempered her criticism"
  5. make fit; "This trip will season even the hardiest traveller"
  6. lend flavor to; "Season the chicken breast after roasting it"
  1. East Indian annual erect herb; source of sesame seed or benniseed and sesame oil
  1. cause or allow (a solid substance) to flow or run out or over; "spill the beans all over the table"
  2. pour out in drops or small quantities or as if in drops or small quantities; "shed tears"; "spill blood"; "God shed His grace on Thee"
  3. shed at an early stage of development; "most amphibians have caducous gills"; "the caducous calyx of a poppy"
  4. cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers; "our dog sheds every Spring"
  5. an outbuilding with a single story; used for shelter or storage
  6. get rid of; "he shed his image as a pushy boss"; "shed your clothes"
  1. indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively; "I showed the customer the glove section"; "He pointed to the empty parking space"; "he indicated his opponents"
  2. give expression to; "She showed her disappointment"
  3. provide evidence for; "The blood test showed that he was the father"; "Her behavior testified to her incompetence"
  4. finish third or better in a horse or dog race; "he bet $2 on number six to show"
  5. show in, or as in, a picture; "This scene depicts country life"; "the face of the child is rendered with much tenderness in this painting"
  6. take (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums; "The usher showed us to our seats"
  7. make visible or noticeable; "She showed her talent for cooking"; "Show me your etchings, please"
  8. the act of publicly exhibiting or entertaining; "a remarkable show of skill"
  9. be or become visible or noticeable; "His good upbringing really show
  1. washing yourself by standing upright under water sprayed from a nozzle; "he took a shower after the game"
  2. a plumbing fixture that sprays water over you; "they installed a shower in the bathroom"
  3. a sudden downpour (as of tears or sparks etc) likened to a rain shower; "a little shower of rose petals"; "a sudden cascade of sparks"
  4. take a shower; wash one's body in the shower; "You should shower after vigorous exercise"
  5. a party of friends assembled to present gifts (usually of a specified kind) to a person; "her friends organized a baby shower for her when she was expecting"
  6. provide abundantly with; "He showered her with presents"
  7. someone who organizes an exhibit for others to see
  8. spray or sprinkle with; "The guests showered rice on the couple"
  9. a brief period of precipitation; "the game was interrupted by a brief shower"
  10. expend profusely; also used with abstract nouns; "He was showered with praise" <
  1. impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism
  2. the state that precedes vomiting
  3. defectiveness or unsoundness; "drugs have become a sickness they cannot cure"; "a great sickness of his judgment"
  1. abuse with coarse language
  2. fool or hoax; "The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone"; "You can't fool me!"
  3. use slang or vulgar language
  4. a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
  5. informal language consisting of words and expressions that are not considered appropriate for formal occasions; often vituperative or vulgar; "their speech was full of slang expressions"
  1. United States sculptor (1906-1965)
  2. Rhodesian statesman who declared independence of Zimbabwe from Great Britain (born in 1919)
  3. someone who works metal (especially by hammering it when it is hot and malleable)
  4. someone who works at something specified
  5. Scottish economist who advocated private enterprise and free trade (1723-1790)
  6. English explorer who helped found the colony at Jamestown, Virginia; was said to have been saved by Pocahontas (1580-1631)
  7. religious leader who founded the Mormon Church in 1830 (1805-1844)
  8. United States blues singer (1894-1937)
  9. United States suffragist who refused to pay taxes until she could vote (1792-1886)
  10. United States singer noted for her rendition of patriotic songs (1909-1986)
  1. a blunder that makes you look ridiculous; used in the phrase `make a spectacle of' yourself
  2. an elaborate and remarkable display on a lavish scale
  3. something or someone seen (especially a notable or unusual sight); "the tragic spectacle of cripples trying to escape"
  4. optical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision
  1. farm consisting of a large tract of land along with facilities needed to raise livestock (especially cattle)
  2. spread across or over; "A big oil spot spread across the water"
  3. a conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures; "gap between income and outgo"; "the spread between lending and borrowing costs"
  4. a haphazard distribution in all directions
  5. the expansion of a person's girth (especially at middle age); "she exercised to avoid that middle-aged spread"
  6. two facing pages of a book or other publication
  7. process or result of distributing or extending over a wide expanse of space
  8. a meal that is well prepared and greatly enjoyed; "a banquet for the graduating seniors"; "the Thanksgiving feast"; "they put out quite a spread"
  9. cause to become widely known; "spread information"; "circulate a rumor"; "broadcast the news"
  10. a tasty mixture to be spread on bread or crackers or used in preparing other
  1. to flatten
  2. to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition; "crush an aluminum can"; "squeeze a lemon"
  3. a game played in an enclosed court by two or four players who strike the ball with long-handled rackets
  4. edible fruit of a squash plant; eaten as a vegetable
  5. any of numerous annual trailing plants of the genus Cucurbita grown for their fleshy edible fruits
  1. a kind of arboreal rodent having a long bushy tail
  2. the fur of a squirrel
  1. plan, organize, and carry out (an event); "the neighboring tribe staged an invasion"
  2. perform (a play), especially on a stage; "we are going to stage `Othello'"
  3. a section or portion of a journey or course; "then we embarked on the second stage of our Caribbean cruise"
  4. a large platform on which people can stand and can be seen by an audience; "he clambered up onto the stage and got the actors to help him into the box"
  5. a small platform on a microscope where the specimen is mounted for examination
  6. a large coach-and-four formerly used to carry passengers and mail on regular routes between towns; "we went out of town together by stage about ten or twelve miles"
  7. the theater as a profession (usually `the stage'); "an early movie simply showed a long kiss by two actors of the contemporary stage"
  8. any scene regarded as a setting for exhibiting or doing something; "All the world's a stage"--Shakespeare; "it set the stage for pea
  1. the topology of a network whose components are connected to a hub
  2. mark with an asterisk; "Linguists star unacceptable sentences"
  3. a star-shaped character * used in printing
  4. be the star in a performance
  5. (astronomy) a celestial body of hot gases that radiates energy derived from thermonuclear reactions in the interior
  6. feature as the star; "The movie stars Dustin Hoffman as an autistic man"
  7. indicating the most important performer or role; "the leading man"; "prima ballerina"; "prima donna"; "a star figure skater"; "the starring role"; "a stellar role"; "a stellar performance"
  8. any celestial body visible (as a point of light) from the Earth at night
  9. a performer who receives prominent billing
  10. an actor who plays a principal role
  11. a plane figure with 5 or more points; often used as an emblem
  1. assign to a station
  2. a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose; "he started looking for a gas station"; "the train pulled into the station"
  3. the frequency assigned to a broadcasting station
  4. the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand; "a soldier manned the entrance post"; "a sentry station"
  5. (nautical) the location to which a ship or fleet is assigned for duty
  6. proper or designated social situation; "he overstepped his place"; "the responsibilities of a man in his station"; "married above her station"
  1. measure (distances) by pacing; "step off ten yards"
  2. place (a ship's mast) in its step
  3. shift or move by taking a step; "step back"
  4. put down or press the foot, place the foot; "For fools rush in where angels fear to tread"; "step on the brake"
  5. any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal; "the situation called for strong measures"; "the police took steps to reduce crime"
  6. walk a short distance to a specified place or in a specified manner; "step over to the blackboard"
  7. the act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down; "he walked with unsteady steps"
  8. move with one's feet in a specific manner; "step lively"
  9. a sequence of foot movements that make up a particular dance; "he taught them the waltz step"
  10. furnish with steps; "The architect wants to step the terrace"
  11. support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway; "he paused on the
  1. the sound of a step of someone walking; "he heard footsteps on the porch"
  2. the distance covered by a step; "he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig"
  3. a short distance; "it's only a step to the drugstore"
  4. relative position in a graded series; "always a step behind"; "subtle gradations in color"; "keep in step with the fashions"
  5. move or proceed as if by steps into a new situation; "She stepped into a life of luxury"; "he won't step into his father's footsteps"
  6. a flight of stairs or a flight of steps
  7. measure (distances) by pacing; "step off ten yards"
  8. the course along which a person has walked or is walking in; "I followed in his steps"; "he retraced his steps"; "his steps turned toward home"
  9. place (a ship's mast) in its step
  10. shift or move by taking a step; "step back"
  11. put down or press the foot, place the foot; "For fools rush in where angels fear to tread"; "step on the
  1. be or become fixed; "The door sticks--we will have to plane it"
  2. an implement consisting of a length of wood; "he collected dry sticks for a campfire"; "the kid had a candied apple on a stick"
  3. a long thin implement resembling a length of wood; "cinnamon sticks"; "a stick of dynamite"
  4. be a mystery or bewildering to;
  5. a lever used by a pilot to control the ailerons and elevators of an airplane
  6. saddle with something disagreeable or disadvantageous; "They stuck me with the dinner bill"; "I was stung with a huge tax bill"
  7. a long implement (usually made of wood) that is shaped so that hockey or polo players can hit a puck or ball
  8. come or be in close contact with; stick or hold together and resist separation; "The dress clings to her body"; "The label stuck to the box"; "The sushi rice grains cohere"
  9. informal terms for the leg; "fever left him weak on his sticks"
  10. stick to firmly; "Will this wallpaper adhere
  1. German composer of many operas; collaborated with librettist Hugo von Hoffmannsthal to produce several operas (1864-1949)
  2. Austrian composer of waltzes (1804-1849)
  3. Austrian composer and son of Strauss the Elder; composed many famous waltzes and became known as the `waltz king' (1825-1899)
  1. a piece of braid, usually on the sleeve, indicating military rank or length of service
  2. mark with stripes
  3. V-shaped sleeve badge indicating military rank and service; "they earned their stripes in Kuwait"
  4. an adornment consisting of a strip of a contrasting color or material
  5. a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background; "a green toad with small black stripes or bars"; "may the Stars and Stripes forever wave"
  6. a kind or category; "businessmen of every stripe joined in opposition to the proposal"
  1. a supplementary component that improves capability
  2. a quantity added (e.g. to make up for a deficiency)
  3. textual matter that is added onto a publication; usually at the end
  4. add to the very end; "He appended a glossary to his novel where he used an invented language"
  5. add as a supplement to what seems insufficient; "supplement your diet"
  6. serve as a supplement to; "Vitamins supplemented his meager diet"
  1. the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures; "he is professor of surgery at the Harvard Medical School"
  2. a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
  3. a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operations; "great care is taken to keep the operating rooms aseptic"
  4. a room where a doctor or dentist can be consulted; "he read the warning in the doctor's surgery"
  1. a long and complex sonata for symphony orchestra
  2. a large orchestra; can perform symphonies; "we heard the Vienna symphony"
  1. a complex of concurrent things; "every word has a syndrome of meanings"
  2. a pattern of symptoms indicative of some disease
  1. deliver a lecture or talk; "She will talk at Rutgers next week"; "Did you ever lecture at Harvard?"
  2. divulge confidential information or secrets; "Be careful--his secretary talks"
  3. express in speech; "She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize"
  4. reveal information; "If you don't oblige me, I'll talk!"; "The former employee spilled all the details"
  5. exchange thoughts; talk with; "We often talk business"; "Actions talk louder than words"
  6. the act of giving a talk to an audience; "I attended an interesting talk on local history"
  7. an exchange of ideas via conversation; "let's have more work and less talk around here"
  8. use language; "the baby talks already"; "the prisoner won't speak"; "they speak a strange dialect"
  9. discussion; (`talk about' is a less formal alternative for `discussion of'); "his poetry contains much talk about love and anger"
  10. idle gossip or rumor; "there has bee
  1. skillfulness in the command of fundamentals deriving from practice and familiarity; "practice greatly improves proficiency"
  2. a practical method or art applied to some particular task
  3. procedure
  1. (architecture) a statue or a human bust or an animal carved out of the top of a square pillar; originally used as a boundary marker in ancient Rome
  2. any distinct quantity contained in a polynomial; "the general term of an algebraic equation of the n-th degree"
  3. a word or expression used for some particular thing; "he learned many medical terms"
  4. one of the substantive phrases in a logical proposition; "the major term of a syllogism must occur twice"
  5. (usually plural) a statement of what is required as part of an agreement; "the contract set out the conditions of the lease"; "the terms of the treaty were generous"
  6. a limited period of time; "a prison term"; "he left school before the end of term"
  7. the end of gestation or point at which birth is imminent; "a healthy baby born at full term"
  8. name formally or designate with a term
  1. an event; "a funny thing happened on the way to the..."
  2. a persistent illogical feeling of desire or aversion; "he has a thing about seafood"; "she has a thing about him"
  3. a special situation; "this thing has got to end"; "it is a remarkable thing"
  4. any movable possession (especially articles of clothing); "she packed her things and left"
  5. a separate and self-contained entity
  6. an action; "how could you do such a thing?"
  7. an artifact; "how does this thing work?"
  8. an entity that is not named specifically; "I couldn't tell what the thing was"
  9. any attribute or quality considered as having its own existence; "the thing I like about her is ..."
  10. a vaguely specified concern; "several matters to attend to"; "it is none of your affair"; "things are going well"
  11. a special abstraction; "a thing of the spirit"; "things of the heart"
  12. a special objective; "the thing is to stay in bounds"
  13. a
  1. the process of using your mind to consider something carefully; "thinking always made him frown"; "she paused for thought"
  2. the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about; "it was not a good idea"; "the thought never entered my mind"
  3. a personal belief or judgment that is not founded on proof or certainty; "my opinion differs from yours"; "I am not of your persuasion"; "what are your thoughts on Haiti?"
  4. the organized beliefs of a period or group or individual; "19th century thought"; "Darwinian thought"
  1. an indefinite period (usually marked by specific attributes or activities); "he waited a long time"; "the time of year for planting"; "he was a great actor in his time"
  2. a reading of a point in time as given by a clock; "do you know what time it is?"; "the time is 10 o'clock"
  3. the fourth coordinate that is required (along with three spatial dimensions) to specify a physical event
  4. the period of time a prisoner is imprisoned; "he served a prison term of 15 months"; "his sentence was 5 to 10 years"; "he is doing time in the county jail"
  5. a suitable moment; "it is time to go"
  6. a period of time considered as a resource under your control and sufficient to accomplish something; "take time to smell the roses"; "I didn't have time to finish"; "it took more than half my time"
  7. adjust so that a force is applied and an action occurs at the desired time; "The good player times his swing so as to hit the ball squarely"
  8. regulate or set
  1. fictional character in a play by George Pitt; a barber who murdered his customers
  2. Scottish chemist noted for his research into the structure of nucleic acids (born in 1907)
  1. the upper part of anything;
  2. finish up or conclude;
  3. be the culminating event;
  4. cut the top off;
  5. a canvas tent to house the audience at a circus performance;
  6. a garment (especially for women) that extends from the shoulders to the waist or hips;
  7. covering for a hole (especially a hole in the top of a container);
  8. a conical child's plaything tapering to a steel point on which it can be made to spin;
  9. situated at the top or highest position; "the top shelf"
  10. platform surrounding the head of a lower mast
  11. be ahead of others; be the first;
  12. the greatest possible intensity;
  1. appear very large or occupy a commanding position; "The huge sculpture predominates over the fountain"; "Large shadows loomed on the canyon wall"
  2. a structure taller than its diameter; can stand alone or be attached to a larger building
  3. a powerful small boat designed to pull or push larger ships
  4. anything that approximates the shape of a column or tower; "the test tube held a column of white powder"; "a tower of dust rose above the horizon"; "a thin pillar of smoke betrayed their campsite"
  1. a moving belt that transports objects (as in a factory)
  2. a crane for moving material with dispatch as in loading and unloading ships
  3. a long truck for carrying motor vehicles
  1. English actor and theatrical producer noted for his lavish productions of Shakespeare (1853-1917)
  2. stretch (a shoe) on a shoetree
  3. a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
  4. chase an animal up a tree; "the hunters treed the bear with dogs and killed it"; "her dog likes to tree squirrels"
  5. a figure that branches from a single root; "genealogical tree"
  6. plant with trees; "this lot should be treed so that the house will be shaded in summer"
  7. force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape
  1. dig a trench or trenches; "The National Guardsmen were sent out to trench"
  2. a ditch dug as a fortification having a parapet of the excavated earth
  3. cut a trench in, as for drainage; "ditch the land to drain it"; "trench the fields"
  4. any long ditch cut in the ground
  5. set, plant, or bury in a trench; "trench the fallen soldiers"; "trench the vegetables"
  6. a long steep-sided depression in the ocean floor
  7. cut or carve deeply into; "letters trenched into the stone"
  8. fortify by surrounding with trenches; "He trenched his military camp"
  9. impinge or infringe upon; "This impinges on my rights as an individual"; "This matter entrenches on other domains"
  1. large gallinaceous bird with fan-shaped tail; widely domesticated for food
  2. an event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual; "the first experiment was a real turkey"; "the meeting was a dud as far as new business was concerned"
  3. flesh of large domesticated fowl usually roasted
  4. a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; on the collapse of the Ottoman Empire in 1918, the Young Turks, led by Kemal Ataturk, established a republic in 1923
  5. a person who does something thoughtless or annoying; "some joker is blocking the driveway"
  1. shape by rotating on a lathe or cutting device or a wheel; "turn the legs of the table"; "turn the clay on the wheel"
  2. a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program;
  3. to break and turn over earth especially with a plow; "Farmer Jones plowed his east field last week"; "turn the earth in the Spring"
  4. a movement in a new direction; "the turning of the wind"
  5. change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense; "Turn towards me"; "The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face"; "She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs"
  6. an unforeseen development; "events suddenly took an awkward turn"
  7. pass to the other side of; "turn the corner"; "move around the obstacle"
  8. a circular segment of a curve; "a bend in the road"; "a crook in the path"
  9. channel one's attention, interest, thought, or attention toward or away from something; "The pedophile turned to boys for s
  1. English highwayman (1706-1739)
  1. small friedcake formed into twisted strips and fried; richer than doughnuts
  2. a localized and violently destructive windstorm occurring over land characterized by a funnel-shaped cloud extending toward the ground
  3. A game of physical skill played on a large plastic mat.
  1. a piece of poetry
  2. a line of metrical text
  3. familiarize through thorough study or experience; "She versed herself in Roman archeology"
  4. literature in metrical form
  5. compose verses or put into verse; "He versified the ancient saga"
  1. in a warm manner; "warmly dressed"; "warm-clad skiers"
  2. of a seeker; near to the object sought; "you're getting warm"; "hot on the trail"
  3. uncomfortable because of possible danger or trouble; "made things warm for the bookies"
  4. characterized by liveliness or excitement or disagreement; "a warm debate"
  5. characterized by strong enthusiasm; "ardent revolutionaries"; "warm support"
  6. make warm or warmer; "The blanket will warm you"
  7. easily aroused or excited; "a quick temper"; "a warm temper"
  8. get warm or warmer; "The soup warmed slowly on the stove"
  9. freshly made or left; "a warm trail"; "the scent is warm"
  10. having or displaying warmth or affection; "affectionate children"; "a fond embrace"; "fond of his nephew"; "a tender glance"; "a warm embrace"
  11. having or producing a comfortable and agreeable degree of heat or imparting or maintaining heat; "a warm body"; "a warm room"; "a warm climate"; "a warm c
  1. a long stiff hair growing from the snout or brow of most mammals as e.g. a cat
  2. a very small distance or space; "they escaped by a hair's-breadth"; "they lost the election by a whisker"
  3. furnish with whiskers; "a whiskered jersey"
  4. the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face
  1. (of coffee) having cream or milk added
  2. United States educator who in 1865 (with Ezra Cornell) founded Cornell University and served as its first president (1832-1918)
  3. (of a surface) not written or printed on; "blank pages"; "fill in the blank spaces"; "a clean page"; "wide white margins"
  4. United States writer noted for his humorous essays (1899-1985)
  5. benevolent; without malicious intent; "that's white of you"
  6. United States architect (1853-1906)
  7. glowing white with heat; "white flames"; "a white-hot center of the fire"
  8. United States political journalist (1915-1986)
  9. restricted to whites only; "under segregation there were even white restrooms and white drinking fountains"; "a lily-white movement which would expel Negroes from the organization"
  10. Australian writer (1912-1990)
  11. marked by the presence of snow; "a white Christmas"; "the white hills of a northern winter"
  12. United States juri
  1. determine by choice; "This action was willed and intended"
  2. decree or ordain; "God wills our existence"
  3. the capability of conscious choice and decision and intention; "the exercise of their volition we construe as revolt"- George Meredith
  4. leave or give by will after one's death; "My aunt bequeathed me all her jewelry"; "My grandfather left me his entire estate"
  5. a fixed and persistent intent or purpose; "where there's a will there's a way"
  6. a legal document declaring a person's wishes regarding the disposal of their property when they die
  1. United States playwright (1911-1983)
  2. English clergyman and colonist who was expelled from Massachusetts for criticizing Puritanism; he founded Providence in 1636 and obtained a royal charter for Rhode Island in 1663 (1603-1683)
  3. United States baseball player noted as a hitter (1918-2002)
  4. United States poet (1883-1963)
  5. English philosopher credited with reviving the field of moral philosophy (1929-2003)
  6. United States country singer and songwriter (1923-1953)
  1. a textile machine having a system of revolving spikes for opening and cleaning raw textile fibers
  2. any of numerous deciduous trees and shrubs of the genus Salix
  1. a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
  2. a transparent opening in a vehicle that allow vision out of the sides or back; usually is capable of being opened
  3. a transparent panel (as of an envelope) inserted in an otherwise opaque material
  4. (computer science) a rectangular part of a computer screen that contains a display different from the rest of the screen
  5. an opening in a wall or screen that admits light and air and through which customers can be served; "he stuck his head in the window"
  6. a pane of glass in a window; "the ball shattered the window"
  7. an opening that resembles a window in appearance or function; "he could see them through a window in the trees"
  8. the time period that is considered best for starting or finishing something; "the expanded window will give us time to catch the thieves"; "they had a window of less than an hour when an att
  1. either end of the yard of a square-rigged ship
  1. easily frightened
  2. of the color intermediate between green and orange in the color spectrum; of something resembling the color of an egg yolk
  3. affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc
  4. turn yellow; "The pages of the book began to yellow"
  5. cowardly or treacherous; "the little yellow stain of treason"-M.W.Straight; "too yellow to stand and fight"
  6. changed to a yellowish color by age; "yellowed parchment"
  7. typical of tabloids; "sensational journalistic reportage of the scandal"; "yellow press"
  8. yellow color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
  9. fungal or viral disease of plants, characterised by discolouration and stunting
  1. the largest city in Switzerland; located in the northern part of the country; "Zurich is the center of the German-speaking part of Switzerland"
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1955 Disney title charact
1966 Lennon-McCartney tun
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1970 musical about marria
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2.5%/year interest, e.g.
24 minutes of basketball
24 minutes, maybe
24-hour eatery, maybe
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3 Musketeers units
30 minutes, in the N.F.L.
40 quarters, e.g.
50 percent
50% of Bonn
50/50 share
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A bit of artless language
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A great deal
A large amount
A loser may have to tight
A lot of Tijuana
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A student is after an alternative exam
A traditional question from the floor?
A truckload
A university dropout to teach unique method
A Webmaster may approve i
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Aardvark's fare
Aardvark's meal
Aardvark's prey
Aardvarks' fare
Aardvarks' morsels
Abe's Mary
About to leave submission for which counsel may argue
Abuse in common parlance
Academy grad.
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Accomplished leader dismissed by board
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Acorn lover
Acquisition from a deal
Actress Arlene
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Add spice to
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Adhere; baton
Admin guy meets spy handling Middle East
Administered with a spoon
Advil target
Aerobic bit
Aerobics action
Aerobics class order
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Affect, with "to"
Affluent, in Arles
Africa's longest river
African river
Agreed it's over
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Aid to Santa
Air controller's place
Air current
Air maneuver
Airplane seating request
Alcoholics Anonymous has
Alder or elder
Algorithm component
Algorithm part
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Alpha's opposite
Alpha, beta or gamma
Alpha, e.g.
Alphabet ender
Amateur ballet often displaying skill
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Ambassadorship, e.g.
American Legion place
Amos of "Amos 'n' Andy"
Amos's last name, in "Amo
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Amphibious motor that's got for nothing?
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An examination of the Golden Boy
An old joke?
Ancestry record
Angels leader
Angels' place
Angels' playing field
Angle (and a three-word h
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Animals man put on road
Animated film pooch
Annual Scripps event
Antares, for one
Antenna holders
Anti-Gaelic lines?
Any letter from A to G
Any NATO member
Aphrodite's domain
Apiphobiac's fear
Apparently good point by church in article
Appear elated
Apple or maple
Apples, but not IBM's
April forecast
April shower?
April to October, for bas
Arbor Day honoree
Arboreal creature with st
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Arborist's concern
Arborist's study
Arduous challenge
Area between stripes
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Arithmetical value
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Arthritis complaint
Arthur Murray instruction
Arthur Murray lessons
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Aspirin target
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Assembly instructions par
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Astin or Martin
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Big swig
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Bird almost ready to face strong wind
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Bird; zero score
Bit of a climb
Bit of aid
Bit of assistance
Bit of banter
Bit of choreography
Bit of effrontery
Bit of infirmity
Bit of insolence
Bit of instruction
Bit of marginalia
Bit of moonlight
Bit of moonshine
Bit of theatrics
Bit quiet for those monitoring the airwaves?
Black bird died in flock
Black Knights of college
Black or red insects
Blackmore heroine
Blog bit
Blog comment
Blokes crowd round to help girl
Bloodhounds have big ones
Bloomsbury group member
Blotto or stinko, e.g.
Blouse or shirt
Blouse, e.g.
Blown snow
Blue dye
Blue or White follower
Blue preceder or follower
Blue-pencil wielder
Bluffer's game
Boast about clothes
Bob down
Bob's face (having pleasured himself?)
Body parts that may be be
Bodyguard, Eastern type protecting China's leader
Booster, to a rocket
Booth, e.g.
Boring home game, last in series?
Bowler's assignment
Bowling alley
Box office
Box office take
Boxer's punch
Boxer's trainer, e.g.
Boxing prize
Boy admitting film-maker's rank
Boy bowled over having got hold of hard author
Boy going to ocean for the summer maybe
Boy heads?
Boy is bound to leave drive with damage
Boy standing to welcome Hungary's first writer
Boy: "Wonder about nickel, boron and gold?"
Branch headquarters?
Branch location
Branch site
Braun, finally turning to husband in Germany's capital - "What can we do to win this war?"
Brave enormous halves switch sides
Brave, in a way
Bravo follower
Braying animal
Brazil, for one
Bread, a status symbol for the rich?
Break in end of paragraph where N-Z found to include L
Breakdown is its own possible cure
Breezy talk
Brief letter
Brief letter school sent back
Brief letter sign-off
Brief message
Bring to bay
British writer of many children's books, d. 1990
Broadcast live with a mike
Broadcaster's need
Brownish songbird
Brunswick stew ingredient
BT's first mobile network - one creating a buzz
Bud drinker?
Buds may be produced in t
Bug zapper?
Bugs in "A Bug's Life"
Bugs in lines
Builder of cells
Builders' sites
Building sites
Bumbling beast
Bun seed
Bun topper
Bunch : grapes :: ___ : b
Business loss
Business starts to commission orders following expansion
Busy bodies
Busy buzzer
Busy little insects
Busy one
Busy one?
Busy type
Butter or jam
Butter or mayo
Butter or oleo
Butterfly's a tiny bit orange at one end
Butterfly; ruler
Buzzer in spelling competition?
By mouth
C.B. equipment, to a C.B.
Caffe additive
Caffe ___
Caffeinated concoction
Cager's offense
Cairo's river
Cairo's waterway
Caladryl: itch :: Bengay
Call time
Calligrapher's buy
Calligrapher's need
Calligrapher's purchase
Camp group
Campus building
Campus location
Can you dig it?
Canal device
Canal feature - hair piece
Canal part
Canal section
Canal sites
Canal zones?
Cane, e.g.
Canopus or Aldebaran
Cantilever, e.g.
Cappuccino cousin
Capt.'s aide
Capt.'s inferior
Captain James of the high
Captain's command
Car in front of pillar box, wingless and slow too
Card game
Card game that's a hint t
Carefree adventure
Carefree outing
Careful study
Carpenters and harvesters
Carpenters, e.g.
Carry - tolerate
Carry, give birth to, and put up with Rupert?
Carter had one
Cartridge contents
Cartridge filler
Casino action
Cast member
Cast off
Castor or Pollux
Cat's quarry
Cataract site
Catch a few rays?
Catchy part of a song
Caterpillar or butterfly
Catherine the Great's suc
Cattle group
Cause for a massage
Cause for alarm?
Cause for an aspirin
Ceiling support
Celebrity has to begin shortly
Celebrity sending nasty people back
Celebrity's expression of mild irritation is taken the wrong way
Celestial body
Cell assignment
Cell occupant
Cell wall, perhaps
Center of a Christmas dis
Centerpiece of this puzzl
Certain dashes
Certain soldiers
Certain sorority girl
Cha cha cha, e.g.
Cha, cha, cha, e.g.
Challenge for the wheelch
Chance to play
Chance to play in a game
Change colors
Change direction
Change stage act
Chaps receiving help recovered from unproductive bowling spell
Chapter's partner
Charades, e.g.
Charge per unit
Charles's game
Chart with many lines
Chauffeur's order
Cheap commodity?
Cheers and others
Cherry or apple
Cheshire cat's hangout
Cheshire cat's place
Chestnut or walnut
Chicken ___
Chief journalist
Childhood nickname of 21-
Children are being injected with £1 drug
Children's author Roald
Chinese checkers board sh
Choice on "Let's Make a D
Choreography move
Christie murder setting
Christie setting
Christie's "Death on the
Christmas buy
Christmas tree topper
Chump or pork pie served after fish
Cincinnati and lowball ar
Cinnamon unit
Class competition
Class division
Class list
Cleo's lane
Cleopatra's river
Cliff oddly lacking energy before game
Clinton has two
Clock or watch pointer
Clock sweeper
Close, as friends
Clue game board space
Clue, for one
Coast Guard mem.
Coast Guard off.
Coast Guard officer below
Coast Guard officer: Abbr
Coast Guard rank: Abbr.
Cod, dab, eel and ray
Coffee concoction
Coffee or cocoa
Coffee order
Coffee shop order
Coffeehouse order
Coiled lock of hair
Coin collection
Coin collections
Colbert ___ (Comedy Centr
Cold and rainy
Collagen injection site
Collagen target
Colleague of Kent
College student's declara
Colloquialisms in curious language
Colonial group
Colony insects
Colorful talk
Comb maker
Combination ___
Come about
Come by
Come down with
Come gallantly holding final letter
Come in third
Command group
Comment not to be taken s
Common ailment
Common alias
Common breast-pocket stai
Common dessert ingredient
Common flag feature
Common flag symbol
Common surname
Common Web site link
Comms code C
Community competition
Community contest
Community get-together
Company part
Competent firm? No way
Competition of sorts
Compiler the woman would dump in the outhouse
Complaint of Labour leader lacking in fluency
Complete flop
Computer accessory needed by famous engineer
Computer attachment
Computer device
Computer item with a trac
Computer option
Comrade in arms
Concealing head in funny acrobatic manoeuvre
Concede, as a point
Concert promoter's figure
Concert receipts
Concert site
Concert venue
Conduct in sector, poor
Confine to home
Conflagration; sack
Conquistador promotes last pair to head bodyguard
Constellation component
Constellation part
Contents of some farm bus
Contest in which the rule
Contest of sorts
Contract stipulation
Convention site
Cook's offering coated egg starters, man!
Cops and robbers, e.g.
Copy righter?
Corinthian conclusion
Corinthian, for one
Corn spikes
Corn units
Correctional worker?
Country home to accommodate Old King Cole first
Country path
Country road
Country road made of bare earth, for example
Country way
Country; bird
Course component
Course division
Court call
Court card
Court demand
Court presentation
Cousin of a cockroach
Cow crowd
Coward's color
Cowardly; colour
Cracker seed
Craps play
Crash and burn
Crater's edge
Craving, slangily
Cream of the crop
Create, as a CD
Creatures with tunnel vis
Credit card statement fig
Crew member
Critic's unit
Cromwell, for example
Cross: Christianity :: __
Crowd runs from site of fire
Cry from the bench
Cry repeated in aerobics
Cuba or Aruba
Cuba, e.g.
Cue user
Cup's edge
Current of air
Current type of beer
Cursor mover
Cut back on ball game
Cut right into fish
Cutting the mustard
Daily V.I.P.
Dallas Cowboy's emblem
Dance bit
Dance components
Dance instruction
Dance instructor's call
Dance instructor's instru
Dance lesson
Dance makeup
Dance move
Dance partner
Dance set?
Dance unit
Dance with comrade beyond a disaster?
Dangle poles over a pier,
Dash lengths
Dash measures
Dash sizes
Dash widths
Dash-dot, dash-dot, dash-
Dealing with discord in ranks?
Dear guy?
Debutante's date
Decision-making diagram
Deck of 52
Deck units
Declare "good" or "excell
Deep affection
Deep ditch
Degree in music
Delicate skill
Delivery possibility
Democratic Party symbol
Den denizen
Dendrologist's subject
Dennis, to Mr. Wilson
Dental school exam?
Dependent, often
Deserve special perks, sa
Deserve special treatment
Deserving a thumbs-up
Desire contents of sugar container?
Desk item
Dessert: fine chilled, but not cold
Devoted, as friends
Diagram representing different relationships
Did pound firstly get used on ball?
Difference between winner
Diner basketful
Dinner bread
Directive to a chauffeur
Directive to James
Discharge a cannon
Disney dog
Distinct step
Distinctive features of M
Distress signal
Ditch fish angler finally caught
Ditch fish in river? The opposite
Diva, e.g.
Division of the school year
Division of the year
Do a critic's job
Do battle with foreign noble blocking Frenchman's return
Do better than
Do right cutting wages
Do, e.g.
Do, for example
Do, re or mi, e.g.
Do, say
Doc Holliday's game
Doc wears them
Doctor instructed to ignore first bit of wind?
Doctor pursues hygiene issue, maybe mine
Doctor's office, to Brits
Dog's owner
Dog-eared piece
Dog-___ (well-worn)
Dogwood or palm
Don't be serious
Door fastener
Double checker
Double order, perhaps
Double-decker checker
Doughnut feature
Doughnut's center
Doughnut's middle
Drainage area
Dramatic production
Draw game?
Dressing room door figure
Drillers' group?
Drink from a machine
Drink that may be a doubl
Drink that may be vanilla
Drink with a foamy top
Drink with milk
Driven group
Driver's destination?
Driver's place
Driving passion?
Driving place
Driving test directive
Drone, e.g.
Drones, maybe
Drop a line?
Drop in the mail
Drug story sat on by daily
Drum containers
Drum set?
Drunken lads in Ibiza, for example
Dull discomfort
Dull hurt
Dull pain
DVD menu option
Dwarf or giant, maybe
Dwelling place
E or G, e.g.
Each state, symbolically
Earth; stop from flying
Easily enter place after escape of one horse
Easter ___ (period up to
Easter, e.g.
Easy mark, in cards
Easy on the eyes
Ebony or mahogany
Economist Janeway
Economist John Maynard __
Edge, rim
Egg shell
Egypt's main water supply
Egyptian lifeline
Egyptian river
Eight the hard way, e.g.
Either 50 of 50/50
Either end of a gate
Elder or alder
Elder, for one
Electric wire feature
Elephant flappers
Elizabeth Taylor's third
Elm or elder
Elm or oak
Elm or pine
Empty bar to have coffee?
Ems followers
End of a fishing line
End of a Greek run
Ending with dog or long
Endless story beginning to kill conversation
Endlessly dressing feathered friend
Endure - mammal
Endure ill-mannered guy
Enemy's opposite
English right infiltrated by the same heartless journalist
Epistle apostle
Escalate, with "up"
Escalator part
Escalator parts
Espresso coffee and milk
Espresso order
Esther 8:9 is the longest
Etcher Cadmus
Event proceeds
Event receipts
Event where one stands fo
Every family has one
Evil one
Evil spirit
Ex-governor Spitzer
Ex-governor Spitzer of Ne
Exam format
Exam given face-to-face
Exam sans pencils
Exam type
Examination for all? Not entirely
Examination format
Examination of the mouth
Excitement? I'm in a state
Exercise routine bit
Exhausted, with "in"
Exhibits, basically
Exorcist's enemy
Exorcist's quarry
Exorcist's target
Expert swimmer, male, adapted proper, genuine clothing
Expert turning up in hotel bar
Expert, so to speak
Explorer Marco
Explosive device
Expression of annoyance over principal
Expression of relationship quite in error about a cricket side
Extend - banquet
Extra time is needed by loose-limbed people
Face-lift, e.g.
Face-to-face exam
Face-to-face test
Facial hair
Fail miserably
Fair beater
Fair one?
Fair share, maybe
Fair's opposite
Fairly easy on the eye
Fairly narrow-minded about rule
Family animals up for a bit of a walk
Family chart
Family diagram
Family map
Family portrait, of sorts
Fancy British car, inform
Fancy car, for short
Fancy wheels, informally
Farm group
Farm worker
Farm workers?
Farmer's land
Farrier, e.g.
Fashion line named for a
Fat guy in shorts
Fat ___ (fight memento)
Feature of an exit strate
Feature of many a greetin
Feel bad
Feel compassion
Feel concern
Feel eager
Feel sore
Feel sympathy (for)
Feet per second, e.g.
Female also overturned base
Female bringing joy ultimately to boy
Fence entrance
Fence opening
Fettle - kilter
Field opening
Fifty per cent
Fig or fir
Fighting force
Fighting force always includes Royal Marines
Figure of interest?
Figure on an electric bil
Figure out
Figure showing more dead
Film job
Film or play
Film worker
Film's lead
Finally crash via fall of fifty per cent
Financial predicament
Find place to store luggage close to hand in Ipswich, say
Fingered organ
Fir or poplar
Fireplace rod
First ___ first
First-sight phenomenon
Fish crossing river channel
Fit for duty
Fitting venue for staging Annie?
Five cents a minute, e.g.
Five cents a minute, say
Five to ten, e.g.
Five-digit extension
Fixed charge
Fixed price
Flag feature
Flag location
Flake off
Flashlight's projection
Flavorful seed
Flight divisions
Flight segment
Flop or lop follower
Flu symptom
Fluish feeling
Flush, for one
Flush, say
Foamy coffee order
Foamy mugful
Folio is top for highbrow school population
Follower of lop or dog
Food item served in a bas
Football game division
For a young girl it’s sort of over
For example, one sort of anaesthetic
For free
Force open
Force open, as a lock
Ford model introduced in
Ford or Hudson
Forest plant
Forest unit
Forge worker
Form of a thank-you
Formal entrance
Former boyfriend of 15-Ac
Former E.P.A. chief Chris
Former president offers financial help
Fortune, pounds, gold - all go into his purse
Four years, for a preside
Four years, for a U.S. pr
Four years, maybe
Fowl - flop
Frank holder
Free restaurant serving
French friends
Frequent garden visitor
Frequent target of engine
Fresh talk
Fresno newspaper
Fridge posting
Friend in need
Friend in war
Friendly nation
Friendly, minutes after fighting
Friends of Fran
Friends of French literary father and son
From pillar to ___
Front car in a motorcade
Frontier gathering
Frost lines
Frozen fish left inside
Fruit crush
Fry a bit
Full house, e.g.
Fully fit
Fully qualified
Functioning in all respec
Funny pair?
Fuzzy flier
G, e.g.
Gamble about third place in relay race
Gamblers' holdings
Game division
Game on a green
Game on horseback
Game played in a court
Game played in chukkas
Game played on horseback
Game played with a dotted
Game played with a straig
Game portion
Game segment
Game that uses King and Queen after work's over
Game with mallets
Game with straights and f
Game you can't play left-
Game, or its start, as heard on radio
Gang brought in to pull massive vehicle
Garage alternative
Garden access
Garden adjunct
Garden building
Garden entrance
Gary who invented the Pet
Gas bill's first to hurt
Gauguin or C
Genealogical chart
Genealogical diagram
Genealogical work
Genealogist's work
Genealogy chart
Genealogy display
General acquisition
General's command
Gent's partner
Gentleman's partner
Geological depression
George or T. S.
George who wrote "The Spa
Get down
Get out of what one might get out for
Get out of, as clothing
Get rid of
Get sore
Get together
Get together (with)
Gibson, e.g.
Give a 5, e.g.
Give a darn
Give a hoot
Give a star, say
Give marks to
Give pain
Give stars to
Give stars to, perhaps
Glass part
Globules of air
Glossary entry
Glossary part
Go (along)
Go around in circles
Go bad
Go bird catching
Go fish, e.g.
Go left or right
Go off - act
Go off scratching head after bee sting
Go one better than
Go over
Go sour
Go time in a game
Go up in smoke
Go with exotic corset
Go with the current meaning
Go, perhaps, for hunted creatures
Going together, after "in
Golden ___
Golden ___ Bridge
Golf goof
Golf shirt
Golf unit
Golfer's goal
Golfer's obstacle
Golfer's target
Good and extravagant speech in general
Good at one's job
Good resting place?
Good student's reward
Got rid of
Grad student's grilling
Grade schooler's reward
Granola servings
Grassy area where the President gets shot?
Great affection
Great crack - take too much of it?
Great depression?
Greek Resistance character?
Green activity
Green feature
Green or blue shade
Green space vessel with bit of pink on top
Greeting card feature
Grin from ear to ear
Grocery shopper's aid
Group of buffalo
Group of cattle
Group of companies
Group of concurrent symptoms
Group of cows, etc
Group of people a little left out
Group of people behaving like sheep?
Group of symptoms
Group of symptoms indicating a disease
Grover's street
Grueling exam
Grueling grilling
Guardianship; anxiety
Guide English class absorbing chapter
Gymnast's perch
Gymnast's place
Gymnastics apparatus, for
Gymnastics move
Had lunch
Hair coil
Hair feature
Hair piece
Hair roller result
Half, quarter or eighth f
Half-inch stripe wearer:
Halvah ingredient
Ham's site
Hamburger medium-rare, e.
Hammer holders
Hammock's attachment
Handling crew a long time before people start to travel
Hanna-Barbera mouse
Harbinger of spring
Harbinger of tooth troubl
Hard-to-erase stuff
Hardly anything
Hardly important
Hardly worth mentioning
Harmless prank
Harp seal's lack
Harvesters, e.g.
Have a ball?
Have a hankering
Have a yen
Have an in (with)
Have concern
Have permanent effect
Have rheumatic pains
Have status
Have the lead
Having considerable skill
Having moderate heat
Having set out after power, act
Having the know-how
Having the power, skill or means (to do something)
Having the resources
Having the right stuff
He said "Most editors are
Head of government
Head of Oundle has great final term
Head out on the ocean?
Head set
Headache for a snow shove
Headquarters for UBS and
Headset, to hams
Heard quiet section
Hearing organs
Hearing things
Heart problem
Heart problem?
Heat unit?
Heavenly light
Heir lines?
Help on the way up
Henry James's "The Portra
Highest point
Highly adroit
Highway division
Highway section
Highway ___
Hill dwellers
Hill group
Hill-dwellers, when disturbed by National Trust
His professionalism may be brought into play
Hit - trousers' support
Hit's opposite
Hit; zone
Hitching place
Hitching ___
Hive dweller
Hobby farm denizens
Hog, so to speak
Holdup accessory?
Holdup device?
Holiday meal, informally
Holiday roast
Hollywood Boulevard sight
Hollywood sighting
Home for hippopotamuses
Honey maker
Honeydew lovers
Hopes for the future
Hopper around a board
Horse height measure
Horse play?
Horse that has never won
Horseback game
Horseback sport
Horseshoe-shaped letter
Horseshoe-shaped symbol
Hoskins is into people pursuing a life
Hospital work
Host that's daft, but not soft in the head
Hotel feature
Hotel hunter's concern
Hourly charge
Hourly fee, e.g.
Hourly wage, e.g.
Hours in fantastic pain
How some things strike
How to address Margaret with a letter in Greek
How-to listings
How-to unit
Hugo's friends
Human equivalent of a 16-
Humanitarian org.
Humble home
Hundred and two, closing or opening
Hunted wildlife
Hurdler's assignment
Hype, with "up"
I agree to enter a card game
I hate this time, being overwhelmed by a lot of those ideas
I represented 11 in this capacity ...
I state "lives must take precedence"
I'm in a state of exhil-aration
I'm surprised to get approval for trap
I, for one
Ibuprofen target
Ichthyologist's study
Identify retired English opener
Ill health
Illegal parker's concern
Illegal parker's worry
Implication makes many quarrel
Impolite reply
Important foreign currency on reflection for economist
Important highway
In a position to help
In bounds
In full, oven-ready relish
In goal
In pre-Rome constitution he was the ruler
In the 20's, say
In which to see drivers turn left in odd places
Inclination to leave
India ___
Indiana ___
Indication of being after a job
Industrious insects
Indy 500 data
Indy setter upset Celtic hooligan set straight in a row?
Informal language
Informal letter signoff
Information in law case
Initial, as a voyage
Initially pop up with favourite dummy
Instruction part
Instructions part
Insurance policy specific
Insurance quote
Insurance shopper's conce
Intention, desire
Intentionally baffle
Interchange leads to dreary Slough, symbol of Britain
Interest figure
Interest level
International negotiations see qualification appended to country's boundaries
Interval on a scale
Intimate - with a comfortable temperature
Irishman delivered flower
Irons or Woods
Is debate with hag about question regarding affairs of state? Au contraire
It "makes the world go ro
It can be cracked
It can fall flat
It comes out of a pen
It could be revolving
It details what's left
It follows first, second
It goes to waist
It has a bark but no bite
It has gutters on each si
It holds water
It is "resistless in batt
It looks good on paper
It makes a clicking noise
It may be a trap
It may be above first
It may be checked
It may be cracked open
It may be critical
It may be eaten at a circ
It may be free for philos
It may be glossed over
It may be good or free
It may be high or low on
It may be picked
It may get glossed over
It may get into a jamb
It may go into action
It may lead to a strike
It may require surgery
It means nothing
It means nothing to 45-Ac
It means nothing to Navra
It means nothing to some
It often goes out with a
It precedes 15
It rises in Lake Victoria
It travels at the speed o
It went through Memphis
It's about talking and listening, when talking
It's an eyeopener
It's cheap, proverbially
It's full of holes and tr
It's given to a waiter
It's held in a squid's 37
It's in a jamb
It's just a little out of
It's just one thing after
It's kept in a pen
It's measured in degrees
It's nothing
It's nothing to Agassi
It's placed at the counte
It's received at a wareho
It's rounded up in a roun
It's said with a poke in
It's shown to some
It's somebody's work, oddly enough
It's sometimes forbidden
It's subject to crashing
It's taken while waiting
It's usually made from a
It's where the heart is
Item of no importance
Its days are numbered
Jacks, e.g.
James Russell Lowell, for
James ___, who wrote "The
Japanese ruler
Jeans man
Jersey group?
Jigsaw element
Jigsaw puzzle element
Jigsaw puzzle unit
Jim at the bar
Jim Morrison's group, wit
Jive talkin'
John Maynard —, English economist
Jot down
Journalist bowled over by criminal plea
Journalist having last slices of the sliced bread brought up
Judge's cry
Judge's shout
Junior officer: Abbr.
Just beat (out)
Just-for-fun activity
Justice replaced by Ginsb
Karaoke selection
Karate skill category
Keep a tugboat, for example
Keep an appointment
Keep from escaping
Keep going in Felixtowe Road
Keeps turning over lists
Kegger, e.g.
Kennedy item
Kenny G has two
Key of Chopin's "Polonais
Khartoum's river
Kid around
Kind of account
Kind of aerobics
Kind of agreement
Kind of animal that's associated with elephant or donkey, for example?
Kind of argument
Kind of arguments
Kind of beef or chicken
Kind of cavity
Kind of cooking
Kind of defense
Kind of diagram
Kind of espresso coffee
Kind of exam
Kind of exam or history
Kind of history
Kind of hygiene
Kind of life insurance
Kind of monitor
Kind of oil
Kind of package
Kind of paper
Kind of penguin
Kind of plant
Kind of price
Kind of prize
Kind of rinse
Kind of seal
Kind of seed on a roll
Kind of service
Kind of shift
Kind of shirt named for a
Kind of snake or crab
Kind of squirrel
Kind of surgeon
Kind of surgery
Kind of testimony
Kind of thermometer
Kind of ticket
Kind of toad
Kind of tradition
Kind of vaccine
Kind of voyage
Kind of warden
Kind of witness
Kind request
Kindergarten "grade"
Kindle, say
Kitchen pests
Klee or C
Knight's fair lady
Knob site
Kodiak, e.g.
Label G or PG, e.g.
Laboratory task
Ladder rung
Lady in waiting?
Land bird
Land in Asia, mainly, as occasional flier
Large bowl
Large elaborate meal
Large number
Large seabird
Largest land carnivore
Laser light
Laser output
Last character in repechage, mostly upset
Last document by Shakespeare
Last Greek letter
Last in a series
Last letter
Last of a series
Last of articles in illuminated catalogue
Last of the Athenian characters
Laughing matter
Law partner?
Law's partner
Lawn mower site
Lawn mower's spot
Lay an egg
Lead deserters head north
Lead key or bolt, ultimately
Lead player
Leading actor
Lean lamb in Spain's traditional starters
Learn completely
Leaves home?
Leaves' home
Lecture room
Left-handed Beatle
Left-handers can't play i
Legendary captain's stroke at Lord's?
Lemon shade
Lemur's hangout
Leo Durocher monicker, wi
Les Trois Mousquetaires,
Less than a one-star movi
Let go
Letter after phi, chi, ps
Letter sign-off
Letter-to-Santa enclosure
Library patron
Life's partner
Light from a headlight
Light rock songs
Like "hot-diggity"
Like a bloodhound
Like a ewer
Like a folk tale
Like a surrender flag
Like a very rare day in h
Like celestial bodies exh
Like certain seals
Like cornstalks
Like dental surgery
Like gazpacho
Like jugs
Like King Wenceslas
Like many a detective's t
Like most folklore
Like most mammals
Like most owls
Like much hip-hop lingo
Like much testimony
Like rock 'n' roll's Rich
Like slander
Like slander, as opposed
Like snow
Like some antibiotics
Like some confessions
Like some contraception
Like some exams
Like some histories
Like some history
Like some hygiene
Like some keys
Like some medicines
Like some seals
Like some surgery
Like some tennis games
Like some testimony
Like some thermometers
Like some traditions
Like some vaccines
Like some votes
Like the Sabin vaccine
Like the sea lion
Like traditional epic poe
Like un millionnaire
Limelight milieu
Limerick or sonnet
Limits to timber expanse? Here's one of them
Lincoln in-law
Line at a picnic?
Lines man?
Liniment target
Links target
Links unit
Listening devices
Literally, "great O"
Little marchers
Little scurriers
Liz Taylor's husband befo
Locale for pins
Locale in the game Clue
Logic diagram
Logician's drawing
Lois of "Superman"
Lois of the Daily Planet
London institution, with
Long (for)
Long bands of colour
Long narrow ditch
Long pass
Long to teach English without restrictions
Long way?
Long, high pass
Longest river in the worl
Longines rival
Loose talk?
Lord Nelson, the Hero of
Lord's mate
Lord's wife
Lose fur
Lose hair
Lose voter upset by former president
Lose, as skin
Love excellent final letter
Love? Turned on by slender girls primarily
Lower-left phone button
Lt. j.g.'s inferior
Lt.'s inferior
Lt.'s inferior, in the Na
Lt.'s subordinate
Luck, to some
Lucky rollover for 20?
Lucky streak
Lumbago, e.g.
Lumber source
Macintosh accessory
Macy's logo
Mad person?
Magazine feature
Magazine item
Magazine manager
Magazine VIP
Magi guide
Magi's interest
Magic wand tip
Mahogany or maple
Maid Marian's man
Mail delivery, to Brits
Mail; wooden stake
Mailing to Santa
Main Web page
Major banking center
Major employer
Major nation
Make a deal with the feds
Make better - smoke
Make jerky
Make jerky?
Make mention of
Make perfect again
Make the rounds?
Make well
Make, as a CD
Male against small insect
Male representative takes me in to see the bosses
Malevolent spirit
Mallets are used in it
Mallorca, say, I malign without hesitation
Man bit arm
Man having rest after tea
Man of parts
Man's name; fool
Maneuvering room
Manual component
Manuscript receiver
Many a person on the U.S.
Many items at the auction
Many things that are sold at auction
Many which will appear in auctions
Marathon data
Marathoner's complaint
Marathoner's woe
Marc Antony request
Marionette - poodle
Mark seen in neckwear for periods
Market pessimist
Marner's creator
Marquee name
Marquee topper
Marquee-name entertainer
Mars and Milky Way
Martha's Vineyard, e.g.
Mary served as host
Mary Steenburgen sitcom
Massage target
Masseur's target
Masseuse's target
Master's ordeal
Masthead title
Match part
Match played at the local
Maths relationship
Maxwell Perkins, for a fa
Maybe Labour is not entirely ignoring Left
Maybe those who take tiffin without bits of butter
Maybe why conqueror chastises opponent taking things to heart
Mayo or cream cheese
Mean something
Means of access
Measure of frequency
Measure pay
Measure to take
Media attention
Medical breakthrough
Medical discovery
Medical success
Medicinal side effect, ma
Megalomaniac's desire
Melody part
Member met by Yankee host
Member of a colony
Member of a crew
Members' list
Memphis's locale
Men taking in last show
Mender's target
Mending site
Mercutio and Rom
Middle C, e.g.
Might she wear tights having no runs?
Might start to pursue debtor
Mike who produced "Around
Milch : German :: ___ : I
Miles per gallon, e.g.
Miles per hour, e.g.
Military award
Military branch
Military force
Military force crazy to depose leader
Military land force
Military leaders?
Milky coffee
Milky drink
Milky Way and 3 Musketeer
Milky Way and others
Milky Way unit
Mine ore endlessly that’s inferior
Ming the Merciless, e.g.
Miniature map
Minimal progress
Minister, right sort at heart, one who accepts the whip?
Minnesota twins?
Minor ailment
Miss relief - in pieces
Mixed economy advocate
Moderately hot
Modern piercing site
Money changer?
Monitor's measure
Monopoly, e.g.
Montezuma, e.g.
Month, bleak and damp, turning summery?
Montreal, for one
More than a miss
Morning eye-opener
Morning waker-upper
Mortgage consideration
Most common papal name
Most common U.S. surname
Most excellent
Most prestigious part of flight - after one disembarks
Most suitably
Most vague
Motherly instinct
Mountain ___
Mounting a revolt
Mourn (for)
Mouth - right, that shouldn't open!
Mouth part
Mouth piece
Movie genre
Movie rating unit
Movie star
Mower stower
Mr. Rosewater in Kurt Von
Mrs. Lincoln's maiden nam
Much flatter white
Much-dreaded exam
Mule team?
Mule's father
Musical mark
Musical measures
Musical selection
Musical sound
Musical symbol
Musical units
Musical with an exclamati
Myrmecologist's study
Nagging pain
Nail, as a gymnastic land
Name of more than 20 pope
Napkin edges?
Napoleon, for one
Narc's target
Narrow margins
Narrow road
Narrow street
Narrow way
Nathan of stage and scree
Nav. officer
Nav. rank
Naval off.
Naval officer (abbr.)
Naval officer below lieut
Naval rank (abbr.)
Naval rank: Abbr.
Navy officer (abbr.)
Neatened, in a way
Nectar collector
Need Advil, say
Need an ice bag
Need Bengay
Need liniment
Needling session?
Neighborhood shindig
Ness of "The Untouchables
Nest inhabitants
Neuron's tips?
Newspaper circulation uni
Newspaper head
Newspaper section chief
Newspaper story
Newspaper supply
Night light
Night twinkler
Nighttime twinkler
Nipped, with "out"
No one has two of them
Nobelist who proposed a L
Noblemen losing heart with working individual
Nondrinker by law
Nonstandard language
Not alert
Not be a nobody
Not be serious
Not counterfeit
Not discounted
Not go straight
Not impotent
Not just might
Not leave enough room
Not on paper
Not serious
Not stay fully upright
Not the longest dashes
Not the whole thing
Not written
Not written, as a test
Note-writer to find out about craft reversing
Nothing for the Williams sisters?
Nothing in original set from Strangeways, Here We Come
Nothing on the court
Nothing that’s revolutionary in revolution?
Notice about South American oil source
Notice left in lift
Nouveau ___
Nudged, dog-style
Number symbol
Numbered thing in the Bib
Numero uno
Nursery offering
Nus to us
Nus, to us
Oater transport
Obstacles for barbers
Obstreperous Russian initially rejected communist's directive
Octopus's defense
Oddsmaker's figure
Of the mouth
Offensive; make dirty
Often-minimized thing
Ohm's symbol
Oil source
OK splits for each card game
OK to avoid some witticisms — time for another?
Old antique needing restoration is something that could be done by summer?
Old phone's lack
Old transport
Old well's contents
Old Wells Fargo transport
Old-fashioned party
Olive or apple
Olympic track gold medali
On the back burner, perha
On the upswing
One assigned to a bomb?
One can be shown it
One can be shown to you
One caught in a police st
One doing garden work?
One First Lady's maiden n
One given a staff positio
One in a cast
One leaving in the spring
One may be fair
One may be in waiting
One may be turning
One may undergo surgery
One of 12 for the Alcohol
One of 18 on a golf cours
One of a storied threesom
One of about 2,400,000 in
One of seven in the Big D
One of Taylor's eight
One of the Fab Four
One of the Fords
One of the Palins
One of two that make one
One of two writers getting material rejected?
One of two, e.g.
One on a PT boat, maybe:
One seeking some anthers
One striking out, maybe
One telephone button
One that squeaks by?
One using a comb
One way to be out
One way to sit
One who proffers an arm
One who studied "at the f
One who takes capt.'s ord
One who takes sides
One who's always buzzing
One who's in your corner
One who's on your side
One who's supposed to be
One with a flag
One with a part
One with a print outside
One with a staff position
One ___ at a time
One's left with kitchen unit
One, say, feeling less?
One-liner, e.g.
One-point Scrabble tiles
One-striper: Abbr.
Ones close to le coeur
Ones making pantry raids?
Opening word
Opening word?
Opportunities to speak so
Opportunities, metaphoric
Opportunities, so to spea
Opportunity, metaphorical
Opportunity, so to speak
Opposite of chaos
Opposite of sluggishness
Orchard unit
Orchestral performance
Order after "Aim!"
Order after "aim"
Order after "Ready ... ai
Order to a barista
Order to a chauffeur
Org. helping people in ne
Organisation heads
Organizing aid
Original idea to dismiss first reserve?
Orkin targets
Oscar contender
Oscar superlative
Oscar word
Ostentatious sign of affection – there's nothing 'live' about it!
Othello, e.g.
Out of the oven, say
Over 501
Overexerciser's woe
Overexercising result
Overseas friends
Owner of Microsoft Windows ultimately denied access
Oxygen required by huge Greek character
P.R., so to speak
Page turner
Paid attendees
Pail problem
Pain in course of stomach exercises
Pain in the neck
Pain in the neck?
Pair of nines?
Pairs with drums
Palm, e.g.
Pals around in Paris?
Pantry pests
Pantry problem
Pants problems
Paper towel unit
Paper worker
Paradigm of happiness
Part filler
Part of a balanced diet
Part of a company
Part of a constellation
Part of a copse
Part of a flight
Part of a grandfather clo
Part of a presidential mo
Part of a process
Part of a program
Part of a racetrack
Part of a ship's beam
Part of a slalom run
Part of a windbreak, mayb
Part of A.P.R.
Part of an aerobics exerc
Part of an egg
Part of an interstate
Part of driving direction
Part of HBO
Part of many a chain
Part of P.O. or P.S.
Part of PRNDL
Part of T.S.E.
Part of TLC
Part of truss delivered by Royal Mail
Partner of ready and will
Party to a defense pact
Party to a defense treaty
Party, alternatively, providing means of escape?
Pass degree leaves you indifferent
Passed on by taletellers
Passing ___
Pay, as the bill
Peach or apple
Peach or beech
Pecan or walnut
Peddlers' stopping points
Pedigree shower
Peel off
Peephole's place
Pen filler
Pen fluid
Pen liquid
Pen's partner
Pencil holders, sometimes
Pentagonal plate
Penthouse pinups
People a Frenchman may ad
People person?
Perform music
Performer dubbed "The Gre
Performer making some impact originally
Perhaps a piece of heart I cleaned
Perhaps, an extra consideration when leaving France
Period from opening day t
Period in office
Periods that may be indicated with a cross
Perry White, e.g.
Persistent dull pain
Person behind a pram
Person easily duped
Person employed to improve organisational efficiency
Person in an apron
Person of obstinate courage
Person under 21
Person who digs a gambling game?
Person who switches lines
Person with a coach?
Pesticide targets
Petal pusher?
Pharaoh's river
Pharaohs' river
Philosopher, one working a large amount
Phone button
Phone button below the 7
Pick up
Picky people?
Picnic crashers
Picnic intruders
Picnic invaders
Picnic nuisances
Picnic pests
Picnic raiders
Picnic spoilers
Picnic spot
Picnic visitors
Pictionary, e.g.
Picture card
Piece in paper —small piece, not leader
Piece moved in castling
Piercing places
Pine (for)
Pine store's not opened
Pine, perhaps, when one leaves Scottish island
Pioneer carrier
Pisa has a leaning one
Pistachio or almond
Pitch's partner
Pitcher part
Pitcher parts
Pitcher spout
Place for a house
Place for a knot
Place for a lawn mower
Place for a lecture
Place for a mower
Place for a numbered flag
Place for an ace
Place for boats
Place for ChapStick
Place for gloss
Place for pins
Place for portraits
Place on duty
Place the car
Place to find dates
Place to put gloss
Place to stroll
Place to wash up
Place where there might b
Places for bases
Places for hinges
Places where free spirits
Plane perhaps hijacked by buccaneer, turning back
Plane perhaps in flight, re-examined
Plant grown for its seeds
Plant grown for seeds
Plant with edible seeds
Play a big part
Play a good joke on
Play a round
Play boy?
Play Pebble Beach, say
Play place
Play the lead
Player about given up? Flipping nonsense!
Player about to lob over hill
Plucky in match
Plucky in sport of any kind
Plum or gum
Pocket problem
Poem about dead woman
Poet T. S. ___
Poet who wrote "Immature
Poet who wrote "Old Possu
Poet who wrote "This is t
Poet whose work inspired
Poetry volume: the Queen’s English
Point out
Point-and-click gadget
Pointer mover
Pointing device
Poker variety
Polaris or Sirius
Polaris, e.g.
Police car with a flashin
Political journal since 1
Political symbol
Politician, one investing in evasive business
Pooh, for one
Pool demarcation
Pool division
Pool or carpool concern
Pool path
Poor housing contributes to cholera
Popular 90's beverage
Popular songs
Popular vacation spot
Popular watch
Popular watch brand
Porch raiders
Porgy and bass
Porthos and Athos, e.g.
Portion of pastry dish, plus crepe without filling
Portion; component
Posh woman's complaint getting old woman dismissed
Position of Pearse, initially, at top of O'Connell Street
Position on the Enterpris
Position pawn next to a queen and king
Possessor of many rings
Post master?
Post operative?
Post-it message
Post-It, e.g.
Postproduction worker
Praying figure
Predictable pattern
Present or past president
President Bush written off? Finally, with knowledge and study turned into delight
Presidential run
Presidential time
Press coverage
Press dispute covered by digital medium
Press worker's stain
Press, slangily
Press, so to speak
Pricey wheels
Pried (into)
Primates vis-
Prime Minister, 2007-2010
Prince Charles's avocatio
Prince Charles's sport
Prince Edward, e.g.
Print measures
Printer's need
Printer's supply
Printer's widths
Printers' measures
Printers' widths
Printing measures
Prison sentence
Private group
Prizefighting prize
Problem in the defense li
Procedure part
Produce game, one wrapped in pink paper
Prohibits; pubs
Prom date
Prominent donkey features
Prominent features of Alf
Prominent parts of a Geor
Prominent player
Prominent rabbit features
Proposer of scientific theories, initially in job
Pros or cons, e.g.
Prosecutor's presentation
Protective custody
Proxima Centauri, for one
Psi follower
PT boat crewman: Abbr.
PT boat officer: Abbr.
Public figure like William I, say, not outwardly evil
Public open pace
Publicity, say
Publicity, slangily
Publicity, so to speak
Pull one's leg
Pullover shirt
Pulver's rank in "Mister
Pulver's rank, in film: A
Pulver's rank: Abbr.
Pulver, e.g., in "Mister
Put an end to game
Put down
Put in box after end of race
Put on
Put on (a play)
Put on a scale
Put one's foot down
Put one's foot down?
Put up
Put up job
Put up with
Put up with no bull!
Put up with Paddington, for example
Put up with verbal abuse
Quad building
Quaint get-together
Quaver or semiquaver
Quaver, e.g.
Queen and her servants, m
Queen dressed appropriately for crowd?
Queen who might create qu
Queen's mate
Queen's servants
Queued for starter of devils on horseback next to range
Quick letter
Quiet about most of period backing metalworker
Quietly put down toy
Quilt patch
Quilters' do
Quilters' klatch
Quilting event
Quilting party
Quilting session
Quinine, for malaria
Quip, part 3
Quite attractive
Quite wrong about singular working dispute
Rabbit found in hospital kitchens
Rabbit fur
Rabbit seen around river or smaller waterway
Race assignment
Racket game
Racket sport
Racy threesome cavorting "not for me any more" - Theresa May
Radiant look
Radiate, as light
Radio personality ___ Qui
Radio station facility
Radio station need
Rainy or silly follower
Ralph Lauren brand
Ralph Lauren label
Rancher's concern
Rancher's land
Rank below a Lt. j.g.
Rank on "Star Trek": Abbr
Rank on the U.S.S. Enterp
Rating a blue ribbon
Ratings unit
Ray’s broad smile
Ray; structural timber
Read aloud
Ready and willing
Ready and willing's partn
Ready to be removed from
Ready to come off the sto
Ready to come out of the
Ready to serve
Ready, in the kitchen
Really smart
Really tough task
Realm for St. Peter
Reason for a backrub
Reason for an ice pack
Reason for darning
Reason to see a dentist
Rebel (against)
Receiver accessory, slang
Recent U.S.N.A. grad
Recipe instruction
Recipe part
Recipe parts
Recital's tricky piece
Record returns by coincidence for the one at this number?
Red army?
Registers car
Rehearsals in part for organs
Reindeer group
Relative diagram
Relatives of termites
Relaxing interval, but not for the cast?
Remote button
Repeated Chris O'Donnell
Repertoire component
Report of armistice in newspaper article
Reporter's boss
Repository of fame?
Representation of a state
Requirement for some degr
Research money
Researcher's desire
Researcher's quest
Restaurant freebie
Restaurant review symbol
Result of overexercise
Result of overstrain
Result of some heavy lift
Return of Colonel K's hairpiece?
Returning to pinch, dull routine for highwayman
Rev. Roberts
Reveal pretence
Reviewer's award
Reviewer's unit
Revolution daring to depose king
Revolutionary War hero Jo
Revolver, perhaps
Rheumatism symptom
Rice with three rings
Rich with humor
Richard —, was Guy Gibson in The Dam Busters
Right or fright preceder
Right to cut benefit for individual
Ring bearer
Ring holder
Ring site
River entering larger body of water, mostly for some entertainment
River in an Agatha Christ
River in Egypt
River near the Great Pyra
River near the Sphinx
River of eastern Africa
River past Luxor
River the Aswan Dam dams
River with Blue and White
Roadside stand units
Roald who created Willy W
Roald who wrote "Charlie
Roald who wrote "James an
Robot shape, maybe
Rock's partner
Rock's Rundgren
Rocker Rundgren
Rocket section
Rod Laver's back following nudge
Role player
Roll of the dice, maybe
Roll top?
Roller coating
Roof support
Room connector
Rorschach test stuff
Rosetta's locale
Rosetta's river
Round of applause
Round up
Royal jelly maker
Ruler's length
Ruler; butterfly
Run away from drill bit
Run into a female host
Runner has zero energy
Runner's assignment
Rural road
Rural route
Rustler's target
Sack female over anger
Sack; conflagration
Safe place in the ring
Sahara irrigator
Said aloud
Saint for whom the Russia
Salesman in capital picked up a ruler
Salsa ingredients?
Salt or smoke
Salt, perhaps
Sander part
Santa checks his twice, i
Santa checks it twice
Santa's reference
Sarah Palin's husband
Satisfactory to participate in a game
Saturday night special
Say jokingly
Scandal suffix
Scavenger at Yellowstone
Scene of classic flooding
Scholar's wish, maybe
School competition
School group?
School locale
School reward
School session
Science fiction writer Fr
Score before 15
Score component
Score of zero
Score unit
Scottish explorer to stop and leave
Scottish island -- island lacking large plant
Scottish stream
Scottish term of address for a male stranger
Scrape top off aggregate
Screen flop
Screenwriter/novelist Roa
Seaman's description
Searched (around)
Section of a poem
See 1
See 18
See 37A
Seek at random, with "for
Semester, e.g.
Semiquaver, e.g.
Sen. McCain
Send packing
Senior lecturer
Sensation about sick bat
Sensational duck, wicket given after loud cry
Sentimental songs
Serenader's sentiment
Serenader's subject
Series finale
Serious attention
Seriously break the trust
Servings of corn
Setting for an Agatha Chr
Shade giver
Shade of blue
Shade of green
Shade provider
Shade that defines 17-, 2
Shady route
Shady way
Shake off
She has a serviceman on both sides
Shepherd established bridges - that's amazing!
Shilling in purse constitutes stake
Ship's first trip
Shipboard title: Abbr.
Shirt or blouse
Shirt or sweater
Shirt style
Shoe insert
Shoe shaper
Shoe stiffener
Shopper's aid
Shopping aid
Shopping reminder
Short ball hit over point? Clever!
Short distance
Short distances
Short letter
Short message
Short message; tone
Short musical number follows for each individual
Shortest light
Show concern
Show of pride
Show one's teeth?
Show place
Show pleasure
Show pride, in a way
Show signs of age, maybe
Shuckers' units
Side (with)
Side flaps
Sight in Memphis
Sign of old age
Sign, as a deal
Sign, slangily
Silas Marner's creator
Silent army
Silly person’s code word for third letter
Silver Ghost, informally
Singers that tweet about Prince as former actor
Single tone; short letter
Sirius, e.g.
Site for a swing
Site of annual floods
Situation where there are more sellers than willing buyers
Six years, for a 23-Acros
Six years, for a senator
Six years, in the 46-Acro
Six-legged intruders
Six-legged scurriers
Size up
Sky light
Skyscraper support
Slalom obstacle
Slate.com employee
Sleep preventer
Slightly hot
Slot machine symbols, oft
Sloth's home
Slough off
Slumber party guest
Small aristo dislodges line of police in 10's General HQ
Small buzzer
Small colonists
Small progress
Small soldiers
Small stream in Scotland
Small untruth about teetotal Liberal
Smile broadly
Smile from ear to ear
Smile proudly
Smile radiantly
Smile widely
Smile; piece of timber
Smoke, e.g.
Smoke, perhaps
Snake oil, purportedly
Snakes lack them
Snooker player breaks with end of cue
Snooped (about)
Snooped (around)
Snooped, with "about"
Snooped, with "around"
Soccer segment
Social gathering
Social insect
Social insects
Social workers
Social workers?
Socialists, e.g.
Sol, say
Soldier, having inhaled phosphorus, is carried by retiring fighting unit
Soldiers and carpenters,
Soldiers' ditch
Some are odd
Some are queens
Some are sliding
Some caste members
Some colonists
Some dashes
Some disrespect
Some foreign pen pals
Some kits will carry these at the side
Some marching bands
Some marching groups
Some of penalties missed, turning over channel
Some people can wiggle th
Some piano players
Some produce
Some queens
Some soldiers
Some swingers
Some teen talk
Some workers
Someone needing an Equity card? Stripping works
Something hurting at end of facial hair
Something left behind
Something New York and Lo
Something of no concern
Something often fallen ou
Something passed in music
Something read in many a
Something seen on canal or strand
Something to explain your
Something to gloss over?
Something to serve
Something to stage
Something to wish upon
Something which annoys
Son engaged in reverse of best job
Son quietly studied feast
Son tossed in fountain for a joke
Sondheim protagonist
Sondheim's "Sweeney ___"
Sondheim's Sweeney
Song - figure
Song on the Beatles' "Rub
Sonnet subject
Sonnets and such
Sooner rival
Sorority chapter
Sound system parts?
Source of a thundering so
Source of light twist that hurt!
Source of misery
Source of some clicks
Source of some power?
Sources for ethnic music in TV series
Sovereign ruler
Sow spared being butchered
Space between the dotted
Space used by South American president restricted by Republican ruler
Speak frankly
Speed ___
Spelling competition
Spelling contest
Spill the beans
Spoken exam
Spoken; of the mouth
Sport on horseback
Sport shirt
Sport with a 4 1/2-ounce
Sport with a service line
Sport with bunkers
Sport with horses
Sport with mallets
Sportscaster Madden
Spots for hammers and anv
Spots for shots
Spring or summer
Spring, e.g.
Spring, say
Sprinter's assignment
Squid secretion
Squid's defense
Squid's squirt
Squirrel's home
St. John, e.g.
St. Peter's station
Stadium receipts
Stadium take
Staff member?
Stage and screen actor __
Stage coach user, possibl
Stage drama
Stage presence
Stage presence?
Stair part
Stair parts
Stair section
Stair unit
Stampeding group
Standing O, say
Stands in the way of
Star employee
Starbucks offering
Starbucks order
Starbucks serving
Starfleet Academy grad.
Stars gathered around American 1D
Starship officer: Abbr.
Start to produce amateur drama
Start with step or stop
Starting point in tennis
Status symbol car, famili
Stay too long on the beac
Steak medium-rare, e.g.
Stethoscope holders
Stewed pears, last bit of food in feast
Stiff drink
Stiles dancing?
Still with chance of winning trophy, shown red card for foul
Stimulating order
Stirrup sites
Stomach woe
Stone at a stream crossin
Stoop parts
Stop bringing up endless row about things that are of little value
Storage building
Storage unit
Storied engineer Casey
Street talk
Stretch in a seat
Strike zone?
Strip between stripes
Strip off
Strong chess player
Strong of body and mind
Structures near cell wall
Study aid?
Study the odds before broadcast
Substance; be important
Subtle tricks to import lines: very good sweets
Successful solver's cry
Suffer from a charley hor
Suffix with black or silv
Sugar bowl marchers
Sugar bowl team?
Sugar lovers
Suit - sparklers
Suit for a girl's best friend
Summer, e.g.
Sunday ___
Sunny smile?
Superior to a chief warra
Supply for a cappuccino m
Support provider
Supports for specs
Supposed cause of global revolution, some rising
Sure winner
Surrogate listener
Sushi bar offering
Sushi offering
Sushi selection
Sustainable kind of approach to farming?
Swarm member
Sweeney, Fleet Street barber
Swim meet assignment
Swim meet division
Swimmer's assignment
Swimming aid
Swindle, slangily
Swing site
Swingers in a saloon
Sycamore or oak
Symbol of happiness
Symbol of resistance
Symbol of rule man redesigned
Symbol on a Cowboy's helm
Symbol on a flag
Symbol on a phone button
Symbol on California's fl
Symbol on the Hollywood W
Symbol representing one or two, perhaps?
Symbols of industry
T or C follower
T. S. or George
T. S., the poet
Table of contents, e.g.
Tabloid worker
Tahini base
Take a dogleg, e.g.
Take off
Take the lead
Take turns?
Take, at a concert
Taking the blue ribbon
Talented Liberal received by President Lincoln
Talk on the street
Tarzan's home
Tattoo, in slang
Tattoo, slangily
Tattooing fluid
Tattooist's supply
Taxi door info
Team from West Point
Team nicknamed the Black
Team up
Team up (with)
Tee, e.g.
Teen talk, often
Telemarketing aid
Telephone book, essential
Telephone button
Telephone user
Tennis center?
Termites' kin
Terse directive to a chau
Terse order to a chauffeu
Test that's hard to cheat
Test type
Texas Hold'em, e.g.
The "16" in "3:16"
The "35" in John 11:35
The "C" in T.L.C.
The "I" of Canada's P.E.I
The "P" of PRNDL
The "P" of PX
The Beatles' "Penny ___"
The Beatles' "___ Madonna
The Beatles' Madonna, e.g
The Bee Gees
The Cadets, in college sp
The chap appears after analgesic gutted pain
The colour of milk
The end
The end of Plato?
The end, in Athens
The end, in Revelation
The end, to Euripides
The fox in Disney's "The
The French kings frolic
The Great Dane of enterta
The Greens, say
The letters column
The Louisville ___ (40-Ac
The measure of a Labour leader
The P of PRNDL
The Ponderosa, e.g.
The sun, e.g.
Theater focal point
Theater platform
Theatre employing entertaining elder?
Theatrical end arguably has hidden agenda
Thelma of "The Maltese Fa
Them, in "Them!"
Theme of this puzzle
Thesis defense, often
Thespian production
Thespian's platform
They have their ups and d
They make trunk calls as new telephone is vandalised after one's cut off
They may be boxed
They may be drawn
They may be gathered
They may be in minutes - minutes kept in binders
They may be lent
They may be odd
They may be pricked
They may be ringing
They may ring or have rin
They might give each Fren
They perform a balancing
They pop on planes
They take the bait
They're drawn
They're near temples
They're not good to be be
They're often lent
They're often taken in re
Thing depicted by this pu
Thing hidden in each of t
Things to draw
Things to take
Things with antennas
Third place
Third-place finish
This doesn't need to be f
This language not entirely acceptable?
This worker fellow makes complaint
Those standing hope it will be comfortable for them
Those who question public memorial to some extent
Those who squeal about mark on horse
Threads, for clothing
Threat to forest study abstracted from arboreal item
Three men regularly seen in plane perhaps
Three, in a saying
Three, it's said
Three, they say
Through the uprights
Throw off
Throw, as dice
Thundering group
Tick off
Ticket info
Tidbits for aardvarks
Tiddlywinks or tag
Tiger Woods' sport
Tijuana attractions
Tilde carriers
Tilde wearers
Tilt table
Time and a half, e.g.
Time in a seat
Time in office
Time Liberal tucked in famously early riser?
Time of the year
Time piece
Time to make a move
Time unit
Time worker
Timid type
Tiny colonists
Tiny critters found twice
Tiny hill dwellers
Tiny scurriers
Tiny soldiers
Tiny tunnelers
Tips for watering houseplants if they're etiolated and pale
Title "Mr." of a 1939 fil
Title cocker spaniel in a
Titled woman
To be desired; pleasing
Toast US abolitionist
Today it's managed
Tollbooth access
Tommy Lee or James Earl
Tomorrow's woman
Tool building
Tool holder
Tool house
Tool next to a shovel, ma
Tool repository
Tool site
Tooth discomfort
Tooth problem
Tooth trouble
Top 10, e.g.
Top banana
Top guy, Ali departs African capital having shut up Foreman, finally
Top man on the 24 across
Top of the heap
Top of the line
Top or bottom, in basebal
Top politician's back as PM
Top spot
Toreador's reward
Toronto daily
Total flop
Tough test
Tough test, informally
Tough test, slangily
Toy with a string
Toy with an axis
Track assignment
Track take
Tramp's love
Tramp's partner
Transmitted by speech
Transport in a western
Trap large bird in flight; inert, remove skin
Trap, in a way
Traveler to Cathay
Traveller in capital backing sovereign
Treat successfully
Treaty co-signer
Treaty signatory
Treaty signer
Triathlete's need
Trivial £1 book writer dismissed
Troubadour's subject
TS —, poet
Tummy trouble
Tunnel builders
Turkey, e.g.
Turns over - luxury car
Twist of fiction
Twist-filled Broadway mus
Two different men on the board have coffee say
Two out of nine?
Two quarters
Two years in the House
Two-page ad
Tylenol target
Type widths
Typesetting units
Typist's position
Typography units
U.S. notable
U.S.C.G. rank
U.S.N. grad
U.S.N. junior officer: Ab
U.S.N. officer
U.S.N. rank
U.S.N.A. grad
U.S.N.A. grad.
U.S.N.A. grad: Abbr.
U.S.S. Enterprise off.
U.S.S. Enterprise title:
Uncomfortable feeling inside teacher
Underage person
Undergo combustion
Underlying meaning
Unfinished second drink
Unit charge
Unite formally
University lecturer
Unpaid workers?
Untouchable Ness
Unwelcome visitors to one
Unwritten examination
Up for it
Up for something
Up to it
Up to snuff
Up to speed
Up to the job
Up to the task
Uppermost part
UPS shade
Ursine creature
US fruit drink
Use a lot
Use as fuel
Use one's wits to get something
Using speech rather than writing
Utility bill datum
Valentine subject
VCR button
Vegas attraction
Very good chess player
Victor of piano antics
View from Abu Simbel
Vigour shown as Brendan's getting in a state
Vindication of French barrier
Virgin crew help on board
Visitor to Cathay
Vital knowledge extends beyond this presentation
Voter's finger stainer
Waggle dance performer
Waggle dancer
Waist band; hit very hard
Walk of Fame embedment
Walk of Fame symbol
Wall Street pessimist
Wallpaper unit
Walnut or willow
Walt Disney's specialty
Waltz composer
Want badly, with "for"
Warden's charge
Warrant officer's superio
Wartime leader of the French Resistance on strike
Was a buttinsky
Washing site
Washing spot
Washington daily
Washington or Phoenix
Washroom tub
Watch brand
Watch handle
Watch name since 1894
Watchmaker since 1848
Wax producer
Way down
Way in
Way of doing something
Way out
Way out West?
Way up
Way up or way down
Wearer of a half-inch gol
Wearer of a half-inch str
Web browser button
Wee workers
Weekend warrior's woe
Weightlifter's action
Weightlifter's lift
Weightlifter's maneuver
Weightlifter's rep
Well contents
What "dis" is
What "yo mama" is
What a drover drives
What a massage may ease
What a mouse ran up, in a
What a quill may be dippe
What an antsy person migh
What an ostiary guards
What doers take
What every inning has thr
What many a pop song has
What not to yell in a cro
What otoscopes examine
What papers eventually do for chicken
What players don't have t
What prisoners may wear
What ribs are delivered i
What Santa's making (and
What shows the time clubs close securely?
What spins? Item of cookware spins
What to do at a drive-thr
What traffic cones may sh
When repeated, a dance in
When repeated, aerobic in
Whence the phrase "pass t
Where a lecture may be gi
Where Aida sings "O patri
Where ends meet
Where spirits run freely?
Where the heart is
Where the heart is, they
Where to find anvils
Where to find favors
Where to store a lawn mow
Where you can find hammer
Where young Moses was fou
White ___ (termites)
White, in fiction, or Bro
Who wants leading parts in street theatre and rep?
Whole tone, e.g.
Whoop it up
Wide smile gives support
Wiggle room
Wild West vehicle
Willie Wonka's creator
Willing to empty garbage outside before noon
Willing to go along
Willing to take part
Willing, but not completely able physically?
Willy Wonka creator
Willy Wonka's creator
Wingless bird has strong feeling
Winnie-the-Pooh, for one
Winter woe
Wish for
Wishing spot
With 34D, a mariner's gui
With the required capacities
Witnesses appear to give it
Witty remark
Wood source
Woods or Irons
Woody plant
Word after dog or jug
Word after going or flat
Word after mail or money
Word before a colon
Word before field or shir
Word before snake or crab
Word before tie or lunch
Word or expression for some particular thing
Word that can combine wit
Word that can precede the
Word that keeps the same
Word with Asia or Ursa
Word with aunt or voyage
Word with back or black
Word with bus or memory
Word with crazy or guide
Word with cut or exchange
Word with exit or express
Word with face or hand
Word with family or fruit
Word with fire or water
Word with hard or hook
Word with head or heart
Word with high or hunting
Word with jet or stand
Word with park or plan
Word with rabbit or all
Word with rabbit or roast
Word with Red or ant
Word with run or rule
Word with sharp or shovel
Word with turning or memo
Word: also sentence
Words per minute, e.g.
Words said in fun
Work divided by time, in
Worker cheated, acquiring note
Worker in a garden
Worker in metals
Workers in a column
Workout aftereffect
Workout aftermath
Workout woe
World's longest river
Worm's place on a fishing
Worst as one part of speech, but only one
Wrapped up
Wreak vengeance on
Wrestling hold
Writer George or T. S.
Writer Kingsley
Writer of the 1950 Tony-w
Writer Roald
Writer T. S.
Writer T. S. or George
Writer's aid
Writer's online work reviewed
Writing fluid
Writing material popular with king
Written record
Written reminder
Wrong short story writer
X, e.g.
x, mathwise
Yacht club site
Yap, for one, in the west
Yard entrance
Yaw relative, on an aircr
Yearn (for)
Yew or willow
Yogi or Paddington?
Yogi or Smokey
Yogi, for one
You and I eating buffet pasty
You can dig it
You can hang your hat on
You wouldn't sit for a sp
Young female
Young lady
Zee : English :: ___ : Gr
Zero, in tennis
Zero, on a court
Zoo keepers?
___ aerobics
___ and tell
___ brat
___ chicken
___ contraceptive
___ Day, March 25
___ Gaga
___ in Show (Westminster
___ limit
___ limits (election issu
___ Luck
___ mind (in agreement)
___ noodles (Chinese dish
___ of London
___ of Souls, Na'vi templ
___ oil
___ package
___ pony
___ price
___ surgeon
___ vaccine
___-all (score)
___-B (Gillette division)
___-bodied seaman

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