_empty_ - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 14/01/2022

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue _empty_.

4 letter answer(s) to _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. have a desire for something or someone who is not present; "She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"
  2. feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?"
  3. be the source of pain
  4. a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain
  1. a friendly nation
  2. an associate who provides cooperation or assistance; "he's a good ally in fight"
  3. friend
  4. become an ally or associate, as by a treaty or marriage; "He allied himself with the Communists"
  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. (architecture) a masonry construction (usually curved) for spanning an opening and supporting the weight above it
  2. a passageway under a curved masonry construction; "they built a triumphal arch to memorialize their victory"
  3. a curved bony structure supporting or enclosing organs (especially the inner sides of the feet)
  4. a curved shape in the vertical plane that spans an opening
  5. form an arch or curve; "her back arches"; "her hips curve nicely"
  6. naughtily or annoyingly playful; "teasing and worrying with impish laughter"; "a wicked prank"
  7. expert in skulduggery; "an arch criminal"
  8. (used of behavior or attitude) characteristic of those who treat others with condescension
  1. supply with arms; "The U.S. armed the freedom fighters in Afghanistan"
  2. the official symbols of a family, state, etc.
  3. weapons considered collectively
  4. the part of an armchair or sofa that supports the elbow and forearm of a seated person
  5. any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm; "the arm of the record player"; "an arm of the sea"; "a branch of the sewer"
  6. the part of a garment that is attached at the armhole and that provides a cloth covering for the arm
  7. any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting; "he was licensed to carry a weapon"
  8. a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb
  9. a division of some larger or more complex organization; "a branch of Congress"; "botany is a branch of biology"; "the Germanic branch of Indo-European languages"
  10. prepare oneself for a military con
  1. a large number of people united for some specific purpose
  2. a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state
  3. the army of the United States of America; the agency that organizes and trains soldiers for land warfare
  1. from a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete); "ran away from the lion"; "wanted to get away from there"; "sent the children away to boarding school"; "the teacher waved the children away from the dead animal"; "went off to school"; "they drove off"; "go forth and preach"
  2. from one's possession; "he gave out money to the poor"; "gave away the tickets"
  3. in reserve; not for immediate use; "started setting aside money to buy a car"; "put something by for her old age"; "has a nest egg tucked away for a rainy day"
  4. out of the way (especially away from one's thoughts); "brush the objections aside"; "pushed all doubts away"
  5. out of existence; "the music faded away"; "tried to explain away the affair of the letter"- H.E.Scudder; "idled the hours away"; "her fingernails were worn away"
  6. (of a baseball pitch) on the far side of home plate from the batter; "the pitch was away (or wide)"; "an outside pitch"
  7. indicating cont
  1. a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)
  2. attach a ring to the foot of, in order to identify; "ring birds"; "band the geese to observe their migratory patterns"
  3. an adornment consisting of a strip of a contrasting color or material
  4. bind or tie together, as with a band
  5. a restraint put around something to hold it together
  6. a strip of material attached to the leg of a bird to identify it (as in studies of bird migration)
  7. a thin flat strip or loop of flexible material that goes around or over something else, typically to hold it together or as a decoration
  8. a driving belt in machinery
  9. jewelry consisting of a circlet of precious metal (often set with jewels) worn on the finger; "she had rings on every finger"; "he noted that she wore a wedding band"
  10. a stripe or stripes of contrasting color; "chromosomes exhibit characteristic
  1. a counter where you can obtain food or drink; "he bought a hot dog and a coke at the bar"
  2. (law) a railing that encloses the part of the courtroom where the judges and lawyers sit and the case is tried; "spectators were not allowed past the bar"
  3. prevent from entering; keep out; "He was barred from membership in the club"
  4. a heating element in an electric fire; "an electric fire with three bars"
  5. secure with, or as if with, bars; "He barred the door"
  6. a horizontal rod that serves as a support for gymnasts as they perform exercises
  7. expel, as if by official decree; "he was banished from his own country"
  8. a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter; "he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the bar"
  9. 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 W
  1. the lowest part in polyphonic music
  2. any of various North American freshwater fish with lean flesh (especially of the genus Micropterus)
  3. the lean flesh of a saltwater fish of the family Serranidae
  4. an adult male singer with the lowest voice
  5. having or denoting a low vocal or instrumental range; "a deep voice"; "a bass voice is lower than a baritone voice"; "a bass clarinet"
  6. nontechnical name for any of numerous edible marine and freshwater spiny-finned fishes
  7. the member with the lowest range of a family of musical instruments
  8. the lowest part of the musical range
  9. the lowest adult male singing voice
  1. clean one's body by immersion into water; "The child should bathe every day"
  2. you soak and wash your body in a bathtub; "he has a good bath every morning"
  3. a vessel containing liquid in which something is immersed (as to process it or to maintain it at a constant temperature or to lubricate it); "she soaked the etching in an acid bath"
  4. a room (as in a residence) containing a bathtub or shower and usually a washbasin and toilet
  5. a relatively large open container that you fill with water and use to wash the body
  6. a town in southwestern England on the River Avon; famous for its hot springs and Roman remains
  7. an ancient Hebrew liquid measure equal to about 10 gallons
  1. a signal transmitted along a narrow path; guides airplane pilots in darkness or bad weather
  2. a column of light (as from a beacon)
  3. smile radiantly; express joy through one's facial expression
  4. a group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation
  5. broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television; "We cannot air this X-rated song"
  6. express with a beaming face or smile; "he beamed his approval"
  7. 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"
  8. have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink; "Her face glowed when she came out of the sauna"
  9. emit light; be bright, as of the sun or a light; "The sun shone bright that day"; "The fire beamed on their faces"
  10. a gymnastic apparatus used by women gymnasts
  11. long thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in con
  1. cause to be born; "My wife had twins yesterday!"
  2. be pregnant with; "She is bearing his child"; "The are expecting another child in January"; "I am carrying his child"
  3. massive plantigrade carnivorous or omnivorous mammals with long shaggy coats and strong claws
  4. an investor with a pessimistic market outlook; an investor who expects prices to fall and so sells now in order to buy later at a lower price
  5. move while holding up or supporting; "Bear gifts"; "bear a heavy load"; "bear news"; "bearing orders"
  6. support or hold in a certain manner; "She holds her head high"; "He carried himself upright"
  7. bring forth, "The apple tree bore delicious apples this year"; "The unidentified plant bore gorgeous flowers"
  8. bring in; "interest-bearing accounts"; "How much does this savings certificate pay annually?"
  9. take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person; "I'll accept the charges"; "She agreed to bear
  1. a band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist)
  2. endless loop of flexible material between two rotating shafts or pulleys
  3. ammunition (usually of small caliber) loaded in flexible linked strips for use in a machine gun
  4. fasten with a belt; "belt your trousers"
  5. a vigorous blow; "the sudden knock floored him"; "he took a bash right in his face"; "he got a bang on the head"
  6. deliver a blow to; "He belted his opponent"
  7. an elongated region where a specific condition or characteristic is found; "a belt of high pressure"
  8. sing loudly and forcefully
  9. a path or strip (as cut by one course of mowing)
  10. the act of hitting vigorously; "he gave the table a whack"
  1. bend a joint; "flex your wrists"; "bend your knees"
  2. change direction; "The road bends"
  3. turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest
  4. form a curve; "The stick does not bend"
  5. bend one's back forward from the waist on down; "he crouched down"; "She bowed before the Queen"; "The young man stooped to pick up the girl's purse"
  6. curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.)
  7. diagonal line traversing a shield from the upper right corner to the lower left
  8. movement that causes the formation of a curve
  9. a town in central Oregon at the eastern foot of the Cascade Range
  10. a circular segment of a curve; "a bend in the road"; "a crook in the path"
  11. an angular or rounded shape made by folding; "a fold in the napkin"; "a crease in his trousers"; "a plication on her blouse"; "a flexure of the colon"; "a bend of his elbow"
  1. tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health;
  2. in excellent physical condition;
  3. (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');
  4. get the better of; "the goal was to best the competition"
  5. appealing to the mind;
  6. without unusual distress or resentment; with good humor; "took the joke well"; "took the tragic news well"
  7. agreeable or pleasing;
  8. indicating high probability; in all likelihood; "I might well do it"; "a mistake that could easily have ended in disaster"; "you may well need your umbrella"; "he could equally well be trying to deceive us"
  9. most suitable or right for a particular purpose;
  10. thoroughly or completely; fully; often used as a combining form; "The problem is well understood"; "she was well informed"; "shake well before using"; "in order to avoid food poisoning be sure the mea
  1. a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
  2. a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong frame
  3. ride a bicycle
  1. informal terms for a (young) woman
  2. Slang (UK) for a period of time in jail
  3. Isabella Lucy Bird, married name Bishop FRGS (15 October 1831 – 7 October 1904), was a nineteenth-century British explorer, writer, photographer, and naturalist.
  4. warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
  5. watch and study birds in their natural habitat
  6. badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers
  7. a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
  8. the flesh of a bird or fowl (wild or domestic) used as food
  1. burst suddenly; "The tire blew"; "We blew a tire"
  2. spend lavishly or wastefully on; "He blew a lot of money on his new home theater"
  3. a powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon; "a blow on the head"
  4. melt, break, or become otherwise unusable; "The lightbulbs blew out"; "The fuse blew"
  5. spend thoughtlessly; throw away;
  6. street name for cocaine
  7. shape by blowing; "Blow a glass vase"
  8. make a mess of, destroy or ruin; "I botched the dinner and we had to eat out"; "the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement"
  9. an unpleasant or disappointing surprise; "it came as a shock to learn that he was injured"
  10. allow to regain its breath; "blow a horse"
  11. be blowing or storming; "The wind blew from the West"
  12. an impact (as from a collision); "the bump threw him off the bicycle"
  13. show off
  14. an unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes; something that is thwartin
  1. ride in a boat on water.
  2. a small vessel for travel on water.
  3. a dish (often boat-shaped) for serving gravy or sauce
  1. an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions
  2. strong sealed vessel for measuring heat of combustion
  3. 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"
  4. throw bombs at or attack with bombs; "The Americans bombed Dresden"
  5. fail to get a passing grade; "She studied hard but failed nevertheless"; "Did I fail the test?"
  1. destroy by fire; "They burned the house and his diaries"
  2. use up (energy); "burn off calories through vigorous exercise"
  3. create by duplicating data; "cut a disk"; "burn a CD"
  4. feel strong emotion, especially anger or passion; "She was burning with anger"; "He was burning to try out his new skies"
  5. damage inflicted by fire
  6. cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort; "The sun burned his face"
  7. a place or area that has been burned (especially on a person's body)
  8. feel hot or painful; "My eyes are burning"
  9. an injury caused by exposure to heat or chemicals or radiation
  10. spend (significant amounts of money); "He has money to burn"
  11. a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun
  12. burn at the stake; "Witches were burned in Salem"
  13. pain that feels hot as if it were on fire
  14. cause to burn or combust; "The sun burned off the fog"; "We combust coal and ot
  1. hair growing in the pubic area
  2. dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes
  3. a large wilderness area
  4. George - vice president under Reagan and 41st President of the United States (born in 1924)
  5. United States electrical engineer who designed an early analogue computer and who led the scientific program of the United States during World War II (1890-1974)
  6. not of the highest quality or sophistication
  7. provide with a bushing
  8. George - 43rd President of the United States; son of George Herbert Walker Bush (born in 1946)
  9. a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
  1. a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions"
  2. a witty amusing person who makes jokes
  3. thin cardboard, usually rectangular
  4. 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"
  5. a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities
  6. a card certifying the identity of the bearer; "he had to show his card to get in"
  7. (baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat; "the managers presented their cards to the umpire at home plate"
  8. 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!"
  9. a list of dishes available at a restaurant; "the menu was in French"
  10. separate the fibers of; "te
  1. prefer or wish to do something;
  2. 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"
  3. provide care for; "The nurse was caring for the wounded"
  4. activity involved in maintaining something in good working order; "he wrote the manual on car care"
  5. the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something; "no medical care was required"; "the old car needs constant attention"
  6. attention and management implying responsibility for safety; "he is in the care of a bodyguard"
  7. judiciousness in avoiding harm or danger; "he exercised caution in opening the door"; "he handled the vase with care"
  8. a cause for feeling concern; "his major care was the illness of his wife"
  9. an anxious feeling;
  10. be concerned with; "I worry about my grades"
  11. feel concern or interest; "I really care abo
  1. look over, usually with the intention to rob; "They men cased the housed"
  2. a glass container used to store and display items in a shop or museum or home
  3. a special set of circumstances; "in that event, the first possibility is excluded"; "it may rain in which case the picnic will be canceled"
  4. bed linen consisting of a cover for a pillow; "the burglar carried his loot in a pillowcase"
  5. a specific state of mind that is temporary; "a case of the jitters"
  6. (printing) the receptacle in which a compositor has his type, which is divided into compartments for the different letters, spaces, or numbers; "for English, a compositor will ordinarily have two such cases, the upper case containing the capitals and the lower case containing the small letters"
  7. the enclosing frame around a door or window opening; "the casings had rotted away and had to be replaced"
  8. the housing or outer covering of something; "the clock has a walnut case"
  1. select to play,sing, or dance a part in a play, movie, musical, opera, or ballet; "He cast a young woman in the role of Desdemona"
  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. deposit; "cast a vote"; "cast a ballot"
  4. assign the roles of (a movie or a play) to actors; "Who cast this beautiful movie?"
  5. a violent throw
  6. the act of throwing a fishing line out over the water by means of a rod and reel
  7. the act of throwing dice
  8. object formed by a mold
  9. bandage consisting of a firm covering (often made of plaster of Paris) that immobilizes broken bones while they heal
  10. container into which liquid is poured to create a given shape when it hardens
  11. formulate in a
  1. (biology) the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms; they may exist as independent units of life (as in monads) or may form colonies or tissues as in higher plants and animals
  2. a device that delivers an electric current as the result of a chemical reaction
  3. a room where a prisoner is kept
  4. small room in which a monk or nun lives
  5. any small compartment; "the cells of a honeycomb"
  6. a hand-held mobile radiotelephone for use in an area divided into small sections, each with its own short-range transmitter/receiver
  7. a small unit serving as part of or as the nucleus of a larger political movement
  1. hit sharply
  2. cut with a hacking tool
  3. cut into pieces; "Chop wood"; "chop meat"
  4. strike sharply, as in some sports
  5. form or shape by chopping; "chop a hole in the ground"
  6. move suddenly
  7. a grounder that bounces high in the air
  8. a tennis return made with a downward motion that puts backspin on the ball
  9. a jaw; "I'll hit him on the chops"
  10. a small cut of meat including part of a rib
  11. the irregular motion of waves (usually caused by wind blowing in a direction opposite to the tide); "the boat headed into the chop"
  12. Karate blow
  1. people living in a large densely populated municipality; "the city voted for Republicans in 1994"
  2. a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts; "Ancient Troy was a great city"
  3. an incorporated administrative district established by state charter; "the city raised the tax rate"
  1. a musical notation written on a staff indicating the pitch of the notes following it
  1. growth of hair or wool or fur covering the body of an animal
  2. an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
  3. a thin layer covering something; "a second coat of paint"
  4. cover or provide with a coat
  5. form a coat over; "Dirt had coated her face"
  6. put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface; "coat the cake with chocolate"
  1. faucet consisting of a rotating device for regulating flow of a liquid
  2. obscene terms for penis
  3. set the trigger of a firearm back for firing
  4. tilt or slant to one side; "cock one's head"
  5. to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others; "He struts around like a rooster in a hen house"
  6. adult male bird
  7. adult male chicken
  8. the part of a gunlock that strikes the percussion cap when the trigger is pulled
  1. so intense as to be almost uncontrollable;
  2. lacking originality or spontaneity; no longer new;
  3. the absence of heat;
  4. marked by errorless familiarity;
  5. the sensation produced by low temperatures;
  6. (color) giving no sensation of warmth;
  7. a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs);
  8. lacking the warmth of life;
  9. of a seeker; far from the object sought
  10. unconscious from a blow or shock or intoxication;
  11. feeling or showing no enthusiasm;
  12. having lost freshness through passage of time;
  13. having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration;
  14. extended meanings; especially of psychological coldness; without human warmth or emotion;
  15. without compunction or human feeling;
  16. sexually unresponsive;
  1. a pouch in many birds and some lower animals that resembles a stomach for storage and preliminary maceration of food
  2. the stock or handle of a whip
  3. the output of something in a season; "the latest crop of fashions is about to hit the stores"
  4. a collection of people or things appearing together; "the annual crop of students brings a new crop of ideas"
  5. a cultivated plant that is grown commercially on a large scale
  6. the yield from plants in a single growing season
  7. cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of; "dress the plants in the garden"
  8. cut short; "She wanted her hair cropped short"
  9. feed as in a meadow or pasture; "the herd was grazing"
  10. let feed in a field or pasture or meadow
  11. yield crops; "This land crops well"
  12. prepare for crops; "Work the soil"; "cultivate the land"
  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. be or become preserved; "the apricots cure in the sun"
  4. make (substances) hard and improve their usability; "cure resin"
  5. a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
  6. to heal something or someone
  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. tropical woody herb with showy yellow flowers and flat pods; much cultivated in the tropics
  2. Curried lentil dish
  3. small highly nutritious seed of the tropical pigeon-pea plant
  1. slightly wet; "clothes damp with perspiration"; "a moist breeze"; "eyes moist with tears"
  2. make vague or obscure or make (an image) less visible; "muffle the message"
  3. restrain or discourage; "the sudden bad news damped the joyous atmosphere"
  4. deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping
  5. a slight wetness
  1. engage in; "make love, not war"; "make an effort"; "do research"; "do nothing"; "make revolution"
  2. get (something) done; "I did my job"
  3. cooked until ready to serve
  4. having finished or arrived at completion; "certain to make history before he's done"; "it's a done deed"; "after the treatment, the patient is through except for follow-up"; "almost through with his studies"
  5. carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions; "practice law"
  6. Cooked to perfection
  7. proceed or get along; "How is she doing in her new job?"; "How are you making out in graduate school?"; "He's come a long way"
  8. be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity; "A few words would answer"; "This car suits my purpose well"; "Will $100 do?"; "A 'B' grade doesn't suffice to get me into medical school"; "Nothing else will serve"
  9. spend time in prison or in a labor camp; "He did six years for embezzlement"
  10. behave in a certain manne
  1. anything providing a means of access (or escape); "we closed the door to Haitian immigrants"; "education is the door to success"
  2. 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"
  3. a room that is entered via a door; "his office is the third door down the hall on the left"
  4. 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"
  5. 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"
  1. shower with love; show excessive affection for; "Grandmother dotes on her the twins"
  2. be foolish or senile due to old age
  1. dip into a liquid; "He dipped into the pool"
  2. small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs
  3. a heavy cotton fabric of plain weave; used for clothing and tents
  4. flesh of a duck (domestic or wild)
  5. (cricket) a score of nothing by a batsman
  6. 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"
  7. to move (the head or body) quickly downwards or away; "Before he could duck, another stone struck him"
  8. submerge or plunge suddenly
  1. the sense organ for hearing and equilibrium
  2. the externally visible cartilaginous structure of the external ear
  3. good hearing; "he had a keen ear"; "a good ear for pitch"
  4. attention to what is said; "he tried to get her ear"
  5. fruiting spike of a cereal plant especially corn
  1. provide with a border or edge; "edge the tablecloth with embroidery"
  2. a sharp side formed by the intersection of two surfaces of an object; "he rounded the edges of the box"
  3. the outside limit of an object or area or surface; a place farthest away from the center of something; "the edge of the leaf is wavy"; "she sat on the edge of the bed"; "the water's edge"
  4. a slight competitive advantage; "he had an edge on the competition"
  5. the attribute of urgency in tone of voice; "his voice had an edge to it"
  6. the boundary of a surface
  7. a line determining the limits of an area
  8. provide with an edge; "edge a blade"
  9. lie adjacent to another or share a boundary; "Canada adjoins the U.S."; "England marches with Scotland"
  10. advance slowly, as if by inches; "He edged towards the car"
  1. (used as a sentence connector) therefore or consequently
  1. at all times; all the time and on every occasion; "I will always be there to help you"; "always arrives on time"; "there is always some pollution in the air"; "ever hoping to strike it rich"; "ever busy"
  2. at any time; "did you ever smoke?"; "the best con man of all time"
  3. (intensifier for adjectives) very; "she was ever so friendly"
  1. descend in free fall under the influence of gravity; "The branch fell from the tree"; "The unfortunate hiker fell into a crevasse"
  2. die, as in battle or in a hunt; "Many soldiers fell at Verdun"; "Several deer have fallen to the same gun"; "The shooting victim fell dead"
  3. when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat
  4. drop oneself to a lower or less erect position; "She fell back in her chair"; "He fell to his knees"
  5. be due; "payments fall on the 1st of the month"
  6. the lapse of mankind into sinfulness because of the sin of Adam and Eve; "women have been blamed ever since the Fall"
  7. lose an upright position suddenly; "The vase fell over and the water spilled onto the table"; "Her hair fell across her forehead"
  8. come under, be classified or included; "fall into a category"; "This comes under a new heading"
  9. a downward slope or bend
  10. slope downward; "The hills around here fall towards the ocean"
  1. cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques;
  2. collect fees or profits
  3. be a farmer; work as a farmer; "My son is farming in California"
  4. workplace consisting of farm buildings and cultivated land as a unit; "it takes several people to work the farm"
  5. Smallholding
  1. a fireplace in which a relatively small fire is burning; "they sat by the fire and talked"
  2. the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy; "hold your fire until you can see the whites of their eyes"; "they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire"
  3. intense adverse criticism; "Clinton directed his fire at the Republican Party"; "the government has come under attack"; "don't give me any flak"
  4. the event of something burning (often destructive); "they lost everything in the fire"
  5. bake in a kiln so as to harden; "fire pottery"
  6. a severe trial; "he went through fire and damnation"
  7. destroy by fire; "They burned the house and his diaries"
  8. feelings of great warmth and intensity; "he spoke with great ardor"
  9. cause to go off; "fire a gun"; "fire a bullet"
  10. the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke; "fire was one of our ancestors' first discoveries"
  1. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Pisces
  2. catch or try to catch fish or shellfish; "I like to go fishing on weekends"
  3. seek indirectly; "fish for compliments"
  4. 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"
  5. 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"
  6. the twelfth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about February 19 to March 20
  1. any wingless bloodsucking parasitic insect noted for ability to leap
  1. the act of throwing yourself down; "he landed on the bed with a great flop"
  2. a complete failure; "the play was a dismal flop"
  3. fall suddenly and abruptly
  4. someone who is unsuccessful
  5. fall loosely; "He flopped into a chair"
  6. an arithmetic operation performed on floating-point numbers; "this computer can perform a million flops per second"
  7. fail utterly; collapse; "The project foundered"
  8. exactly; "he fell flop on his face"
  9. with a flopping sound; "he tumbled flop into the mud"
  1. 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"
  2. a member of a surveillance team who works on foot or rides as a passenger
  3. a linear unit of length equal to 12 inches or a third of a yard; "he is six feet tall"
  4. add a column of numbers
  5. walk; "let's hoof it to the disco"
  6. pay for something; "pick up the tab"; "pick up the burden of high-interest mortgages"; "foot the bill"
  7. travel by walking; "he followed on foot"; "the swiftest of foot"
  8. the pedal extremity of vertebrates other than human beings
  9. any of various organs of locomotion or attachment in invertebrates
  10. a support resembling a pedal extremity; "one foot of the chair was on the carpet"
  11. lowest support of a structure;
  12. the part of the leg of a human being below the ankle joint; "his bare feet projected from his trousers"; "armored from head t
  1. especially of a ship's lines etc; "with its sails afoul"; "a foul anchor"
  2. disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter;
  3. become soiled and dirty
  4. characterized by obscenity;
  5. make unclean; "foul the water"
  6. (of a baseball) not hit between the foul lines
  7. spot, stain, or pollute; "The townspeople defiled the river by emptying raw sewage into it"
  8. violating accepted standards or rules; "a dirty fighter"; "used foul means to gain power"; "a nasty unsporting serve"; "fined for unsportsmanlike behavior"
  9. make impure; "The industrial wastes polluted the lake"
  10. offensively malodorous; "a foul odor"; "the kitchen smelled really funky"
  11. commit a foul; break the rules
  12. (of a manuscript) defaced with changes; "foul (or dirty) copy"
  13. hit a foul ball
  14. highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust;
  15. become or cause to become obstructed; "The leaves clog our drains
  1. an amusement or pastime; "they played word games"; "he thought of his painting as a game that filled his empty time"; "his life was all fun and games"
  2. a contest with rules to determine a winner; "you need four people to play this game"
  3. a single play of a sport or other contest; "the game lasted two hours"
  4. frivolous or trifling behavior; "for actors, memorizing lines is no game"; "for him, life is all fun and games"
  5. your occupation or line of work; "he's in the plumbing game"; "she's in show biz"
  6. willing to face danger
  7. animal hunted for food or sport
  8. disabled in the feet or legs; "a crippled soldier"; "a game leg"
  9. the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game; "the child received several games for his birthday"
  10. 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"
  1. a computer circuit with several inputs but only one output that can be activated by particular combinations of inputs
  2. passageway (as in an air terminal) where passengers can embark or disembark
  3. total admission receipts at a sports event
  4. Takings
  5. restrict (school boys') movement to the dormitory or campus as a means of punishment
  6. control with a valve or other device that functions like a gate
  7. supply with a gate; "The house was gated"
  8. a movable barrier in a fence or wall
  1. port city in northwestern Belgium and industrial center; famous for cloth industry
  2. a boy or man; "that chap is your host"; "there's a fellow at the door"; "he's a likable cuss"; "he's a good bloke"
  3. informal abbreviation of `gentleman'
  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. 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
  2. play golf
  1. most suitable or right for a particular purpose;
  2. promoting or enhancing well-being;
  3. deserving of esteem and respect;
  4. with or in a close or intimate relationship;
  5. "
  6. thorough;
  7. having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude;
  8. generally admired;
  9. financially sound;
  10. articles of commerce
  11. exerting force or influence;
  12. George - Belfast-born soccer player (1946-2005)
  13. resulting favorably;
  14. not left to spoil;
  15. (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');
  16. not forged;
  17. completely and absolutely (`good' is sometimes used informally for `thoroughly');
  18. having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified;
  19. morally admirable
  20. tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health;
  1. covered with blood; "a bloodstained shirt"; "a gory dagger"
  2. accompanied by bloodshed; "this bitter and sanguinary war"
  1. the SI unit of energy absorbed from ionizing radiation; equal to the absorption of one joule of radiation energy by one kilogram of matter; one gray equals 100 rad
  2. turn grey; "Her hair began to grey"
  3. make grey; "The painter decided to grey the sky"
  4. horse of a light gray or whitish color
  5. of an achromatic color of any lightness intermediate between the extremes of white and black; "the little grey cells"; "gray flannel suit"; "a man with greyish hair"
  6. clothing that is a grey color; "he was dressed in grey"
  7. intermediate in character or position; "a grey area between clearly legal and strictly illegal"
  8. a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black
  9. used to signify the Confederate forces in the American Civil War (who wore grey uniforms); "a stalwart grey figure"
  10. any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are grey; "the Confederate army was a vast grey"
  11. showing characterist
  1. fortitude and determination; "he didn't have the guts to try it"
  2. a hard coarse-grained siliceous sandstone
  3. clench together; "grit one's teeth"
  4. cover with a grit; "grit roads"
  1. consisting of one of two equivalent parts in value or quantity; "a half chicken"; "lasted a half hour"
  2. (of siblings) related through one parent only; "a half brother"; "half sister"
  3. partial; "gave me a half smile"; "he did only a half job"
  4. one of two equal parts of a divisible whole; "half a loaf"; "half an hour"; "a century and one half"
  5. one of two divisions into which some games or performances are divided: the two divisions are separated by an interval
  6. partially or to the extent of a half; "he was half hidden by the bushes"
  1. a college or university building containing living quarters for students
  2. a large building for meetings or entertainment
  3. a large room for gatherings or entertainment; "lecture hall"; "pool hall"
  4. a large building used by a college or university for teaching or research; "halls of learning"
  5. an interior passage or corridor onto which rooms open; "the elevators were at the end of the hall"
  6. the large room of a manor or castle
  7. a large and imposing house
  8. United States astronomer who discovered Phobos and Deimos (the two satellites of Mars) (1829-1907)
  9. United States explorer who led three expeditions to the Arctic (1821-1871)
  10. United States chemist who developed an economical method of producing aluminum from bauxite (1863-1914)
  11. United States child psychologist whose theories of child psychology strongly influenced educational psychology (1844-1924)
  12. English writer whose novel about a les
  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. guide or conduct or usher somewhere; "hand the elderly lady into the taxi"
  9. a hired laborer on a farm or ranch; "the hired hand fixed the railing"; "a ranch hand"
  10. place into the hands or custody of;
  11. a unit of length equal to 4 inches; used in measuring horses; "the horse stood 20 hands"
  12. ph
  1. place in position as by a hinge so as to allow free movement in one direction; "hang a door"
  2. be placed in position as by a hinge; "This cabinet door doesn't hang right!"
  3. a gymnastic exercise performed on the rings or horizontal bar or parallel bars when the gymnast's weight is supported by the arms
  4. be suspended or poised; "Heavy fog hung over the valley"
  5. the way a garment hangs; "he adjusted the hang of his coat"
  6. be suspended or hanging; "The flag hung on the wall"
  7. a special way of doing something; "he had a bent for it"; "he had a special knack for getting into trouble"; "he couldn't get the hang of it"
  8. fall or flow in a certain way; "This dress hangs well"; "Her long black hair flowed down her back"
  9. Remain undecided
  10. decorate or furnish with something suspended; "Hang wallpaper"
  11. let drop or droop; "Hang one's head in shame"
  12. give heed (to); "The children in the audience attende
  1. a single domestic animal; "200 head of cattle"
  2. a difficult juncture; "a pretty pass"; "matters came to a head yesterday"
  3. a membrane that is stretched taut over a drum
  4. the front of a military formation or procession;
  5. a projection out from one end; "the head of the nail", "a pinhead is the head of a pin"
  6. the source of water from which a stream arises; "they tracked him back toward the head of the stream"
  7. remove the head of; "head the fish"
  8. (nautical) a toilet on board a boat or ship
  9. the part in the front or nearest the viewer; "he was in the forefront"; "he was at the head of the column"
  10. the top of something; "the head of the stairs";
  11. direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
  12. the striking part of a tool; "the head of the hammer"
  13. the foam or froth that accumulates at the top when you pour an effervescent liquid into a container; "the beer had a large head of
  1. move together, like a herd
  2. cause to herd, drive, or crowd together; "We herded the children into a spare classroom"
  3. keep, move, or drive animals; "Who will be herding the cattle when the cowboy dies?"
  4. a group of cattle or sheep or other domestic mammals all of the same kind that are herded by humans
  5. a group of wild mammals of one species that remain together: antelope or elephants or seals or whales or zebra
  6. a crowd especially of ordinary or undistinguished persons or things; "his brilliance raised him above the ruck"; "the children resembled a fairy herd"
  1. structure consisting of an artificial heap or bank usually of earth or stones; "they built small mounds to hide behind"
  2. (baseball) the slight elevation on which the pitcher stands
  3. a local and well-defined elevation of the land; "they loved to roam the hills of West Virginia"
  4. risque English comedian (1925-1992)
  5. United States railroad tycoon (1838-1916)
  6. form into a hill
  1. an unoccupied space
  2. informal terms for a difficult situation; "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage"
  3. a fault; "he shot holes in my argument"
  4. make holes in
  5. hit the ball into the hole
  6. an opening deliberately made in or through something
  7. one playing period (from tee to green) on a golf course; "he played 18 holes"
  8. informal terms for the mouth
  9. an opening into or through something
  10. a depression hollowed out of solid matter
  1. inside the country; "the British Home Office has broader responsibilities than the United States Department of the Interior"; "the nation's internal politics"
  2. used of your own ground; "a home game"
  3. relating to or being where one lives or where one's roots are; "my home town"
  4. housing that someone is living in; "he built a modest dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"
  5. an institution where people are cared for; "a home for the elderly"
  6. at or to or in the direction of one's home or family; "He stays home on weekends"; "after the game the children brought friends home for supper"; "I'll be home tomorrow"; "came riding home in style"; "I hope you will come home for Christmas"; "I'll take her home"; "don't forget to write home"
  7. (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
  1. anything that serves as an enticement
  2. fasten with a hook
  3. a sharp curve or crook; a shape resembling a hook
  4. catch with a hook; "hook a fish"
  5. hit with a hook; "His opponent hooked him badly"
  6. hit a ball and put a spin on it so that it travels to the left
  7. make a piece of needlework by interlocking and looping thread with a hooked needle; "She sat there crocheting all day"
  8. make off with belongings of others
  9. rip off; ask an unreasonable price
  10. take by theft; "Someone snitched my wallet!"
  11. a basketball shot made over the head with the hand that is farther from the basket
  12. a short swinging punch delivered from the side with the elbow bent
  13. a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer; "he took lessons to cure his hooking"
  14. approach with an offer of sexual favors; "he was solicited by a prostitute"; "The young man was caught soliciting in the park"
  1. a noisemaker (as at parties or games) that makes a loud noise when you blow through it
  2. a device having the shape of a horn; "horns at the ends of a new moon"; "the hornof an anvil"; "the cleat had two horns"
  3. a noise made by the driver of an automobile to give warning;
  4. the material (mostly keratin) that covers the horns of ungulates and forms hooves and claws and nails
  5. one of the bony outgrowths on the heads of certain ungulates
  6. any hard protuberance from the head of an organism that is similar to or suggestive of a horn
  7. stab or pierce with a horn or tusk; "the rhino horned the explorer"
  8. a device on an automobile for making a warning noise
  9. a brass musical instrument with a brilliant tone; has a narrow tube and a flared bell and is played by means of valves
  10. a brass musical instrument consisting of a conical tube that is coiled into a spiral and played by means of valves
  11. an alarm device tha
  1. distance measured by the time taken to cover it; "we live an hour from the airport"; "its just 10 minutes away"
  2. a period of time equal to 1/24th of a day; "the job will take more than an hour"
  3. clock time; "the hour is getting late"
  4. a special and memorable period; "it was their finest hour"
  1. A coin of Genoa; any small coin.
  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. 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. a male sovereign; ruler of a kingdom
  2. a competitor who holds a preeminent position
  3. United States charismatic civil rights leader and Baptist minister who campaigned against the segregation of Blacks (1929-1968)
  4. United States guitar player and singer of the blues (born in 1925)
  5. United States woman tennis player (born in 1943)
  6. preeminence in a particular category or group or field; "the lion is the king of beasts"
  7. (chess) the weakest but the most important piece
  8. one of the four playing cards in a deck bearing the picture of a king
  9. 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
  10. a very wealthy or powerful businessman; "an oil baron"
  1. make into knots; make knots out of; "She knotted her fingers"
  2. a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere
  3. any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord) upon itself or to another rope or to another object
  4. soft lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or created by design
  5. a tight cluster of people or things; "a small knot of women listened to his sermon"; "the bird had a knot of feathers forming a crest"
  6. a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
  7. something twisted and tight and swollen; "their muscles stood out in knots"; "the old man's fists were two great gnarls"; "his stomach was in knots"
  8. a hard cross-grained round piece of wood in a board where a branch emerged; "the saw buckled when it hit a knot"
  9. tie or fasten into a knot; "knot the shoelaces"
  1. a polite name for any woman; "a nice lady at the library helped me"
  2. a woman of refinement; "a chauffeur opened the door of the limousine for the grand lady"
  3. a woman of the peerage in Britain
  1. give birth to a lamb; "the ewe lambed"
  2. a sweet innocent mild-mannered person (especially a child)
  3. a person easily deceived or cheated (especially in financial matters)
  4. English essayist (1775-1834)
  5. young sheep
  6. the flesh of a young domestic sheep eaten as food
  1. a narrow way or road
  2. a well-defined track or path; for e.g. swimmers or lines of traffic
  3. Sir Ralph Lane (c. 1532 – October 1603)[1][2] was an English explorer of the Elizabethan era.
  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. the hero of William Shakespeare's tragedy who was betrayed and mistreated by two of his scheming daughters
  2. British artist and writer of nonsense verse (1812-1888)
  1. used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs; "less interesting"; "less expensive"; "less quickly"
  2. (comparative of `little' usually used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning not as great in amount or degree; "of less importance"; "less time to spend with the family"; "a shower uses less water"; "less than three years old"
  3. comparative of little; "she walks less than she should"; "he works less these days"
  4. (nonstandard in some uses but often idiomatic with measure phrases) fewer; "less than three weeks"; "no less than 50 people attended"; "in 25 words or less"
  5. (usually preceded by `no') lower in quality; "no less than perfect"
  1. the component of the aerodynamic forces acting on an airfoil that opposes gravity
  2. take (root crops) out of the ground; "lift potatoes"
  3. fly people or goods to or from places not accessible by other means; "Food is airlifted into Bosnia"
  4. raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help; "hoist the bicycle onto the roof of the car"
  5. take hold of something and move it to a different location; "lift the box onto the table"
  6. perform cosmetic surgery on someone's face
  7. move upward; "The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows"
  8. the act of raising something; "he responded with a lift of his eyebrow"; "fireman learn several different raises for getting ladders up"
  9. remove from a surface; "the detective carefully lifted some fingerprints from the table"
  10. move upwards; "lift one's eyes"
  11. a ride in a car; "he gave me a lift home"
  12. take off or away
  1. a short personal letter; "drop me a line when you get there"
  2. cover the interior of; "line the gloves"; "line a chimney"
  3. in games or sports; a mark indicating positions or bounds of the playing area
  4. a mark that is long relative to its width; "He drew a line on the chart"
  5. mark with lines; "sorrow had lined his face"
  6. a fortified position (especially one marking the most forward position of troops); "they attacked the enemy's line"
  7. text consisting of a row of words written across a page or computer screen; "the letter consisted of three short lines"; "there are six lines in every stanza"
  8. make a mark or lines on a surface; "draw a line"; "trace the outline of a figure in the sand"
  9. a single frequency (or very narrow band) of radiation in a spectrum
  10. persuasive but insincere talk that is usually intended to deceive or impress; "`let me show you my etchings' is a rather worn line"; "he has a smooth line bu
  1. water chestnut whose spiny fruit has two rather than 4 prongs
  2. elongate freshwater cod of northern Europe and Asia and North America having barbels around its mouth
  3. American hakes
  4. elongated marine food fish of Greenland and northern Europe; often salted and dried
  5. common Old World heath represented by many varieties; low evergreen grown widely in the northern hemisphere
  1. 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"
  2. a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)
  3. give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of; "List the states west of the Mississippi"
  4. An enclosed field for jousting.
  5. enumerate;
  6. Nominal roll
  7. tilt to one side; "The balloon heeled over"; "the wind made the vessel heel"; "The ship listed to starboard"
  8. cause to lean to the side; "Erosion listed the old tree"
  9. include in a list; "Am I listed in your register?"
  1. forward player in rugby
  2. become rigid or immoveable; "The therapist noticed that the patient's knees tended to lock in this exercise"
  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. fasten with a lock; "lock the bike to the fence"
  5. keep engaged; "engaged the gears"
  6. any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body is twisted or pressured
  7. become engaged or intermeshed with one another; "They were locked in embrace"
  8. a fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly closed
  9. hold in a locking position; "He locked his hands around her neck"
  10. a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key
  11. build locks in order to facilitate the navigation of vessels
  12. enclosure consisting of a section of ca
  1. 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"
  2. divide into lots, as of land, for example
  3. anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random; "the luck of the draw"; "they drew lots for it"
  4. any collection in its entirety; "she bought the whole caboodle"
  5. an unofficial association of people or groups; "the smart set goes there"; "they were an angry lot"
  6. 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"
  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. 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"
  2. any object of warm affection or devotion; "the theater was her first love"; "he has a passion for cock fighting";
  3. a deep feeling of sexual desire and attraction; "their love left them indifferent to their surroundings"; "she was his first love"
  4. a strong positive emotion of regard and affection; "his love for his work"; "children need a lot of love"
  5. a beloved person; used as terms of endearment
  6. a score of zero in tennis or squash; "it was 40 love"
  7. have sexual intercourse with; "This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm"; "Adam knew Eve"; "Were you ever intimate with this man?"
  8. have a great affection or liking for; "I love French food"; "She loves her boss and works hard for him"
  9. be enamored or in love with; "She loves her husb
  1. the mother of Jesus; Christians refer to her as the Virgin Mary; she is especially honored by Roman Catholics
  1. small velvety-furred burrowing mammal having small eyes and fossorial forefeet
  2. a protective structure of stone or concrete; extends from shore into the water to prevent a beach from washing away
  3. a small congenital pigmented spot on the skin
  4. spicy sauce often containing chocolate
  5. a spy who works against enemy espionage
  6. the molecular weight of a substance expressed in grams; the basic unit of amount of substance adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
  1. the quality of being sufficiently interesting to be reported in news bulletins; "the judge conceded the newsworthiness of the trial"; "he is no longer news in the fashion world"
  2. a program devoted to current events, often using interviews and commentary; "we watch the 7 o'clock news every night"
  3. information about recent and important events; "they awaited news of the outcome"
  4. informal information of any kind that is not previously known to someone; "it was news to me"
  5. information reported in a newspaper or news magazine; "the news of my death was greatly exaggerated"
  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. 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"
  2. a notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound;
  3. make mention of;
  4. a tone of voice that shows what the speaker is feeling; "there was a note of uncertainty in his voice"
  5. make a written note of; "she noted everything the teacher said that morning"
  6. a piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank); "he peeled off five one-thousand-zloty notes"
  7. notice or perceive; "She noted that someone was following her"; "mark my words"
  8. a promise to pay a specified amount on demand or at a certain time; "I had to co-sign his note at the bank"
  9. observe with care or pay close attention to;
  10. high status importance owing to marked superiority; "a scholar of great eminence"
  11. a characteristic emotional quality; "it ended on a sour no
  1. the word class that can serve as the subject or object of a verb, the object of a preposition, or in apposition
  2. a content word that can be used to refer to a person, place, thing, quality, or action
  1. gather nuts
  2. informal or slang terms for mentally irregular; "it used to drive my husband barmy"
  3. a small (usually square or hexagonal) metal block with internal screw thread to be fitted onto a bolt
  4. one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens; "she kicked him in the balls and got away"
  5. Egyptian goddess of the sky
  6. someone who is so ardently devoted to something that it resembles an addiction; "a golf addict"; "a car nut"; "a bodybuilding freak"; "a news junkie"
  7. a whimsically eccentric person
  8. usually large hard-shelled seed
  9. half the width of an em
  1. a deciduous tree of the genus Quercus; has acorns and lobed leaves; "great oaks grow from little acorns"
  2. the hard durable wood of any oak; used especially for furniture and flooring
  1. an examination conducted by spoken communication
  2. 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
  3. 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"
  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. having come or been brought to a conclusion; "the harvesting was complete"; "the affair is over, ended, finished"; "the abruptly terminated interview"
  2. (cricket) the division of play during which six balls are bowled at the batsman by one player from the other team from the same end of the pitch
  3. over the entire area; "the wallpaper was covered all over with flowers"; "she ached all over"; "everything was dusted over with a fine layer of soot"
  4. throughout a period of time; "stay over the weekend"
  5. at or to a point across intervening space etc.; "come over and see us some time"; "over there"
  6. throughout an area; "he is known the world over"
  7. beyond the top or upper surface or edge; forward from an upright position; "a roof that hangs over";
  1. be in debt; "She owes me $200"; "I still owe for the car"; "The thesis owes much to his adviser"
  2. be obliged to pay or repay
  3. be indebted to, in an abstract or intellectual sense; "This new theory owes much to Einstein's Relativity Theory"
  1. a facility in which ball games are played (especially baseball games); "take me out to the ballpark"
  2. a gear position that acts as a parking brake; "the put the car in park and got out"
  3. a large area of land preserved in its natural state as public property; "there are laws that protect the wildlife in this park"
  4. place temporarily; "park the car in the yard"; "park the children with the in-laws"; "park your bag in this locker"
  5. a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area; "they went for a walk in the park"
  6. maneuver a vehicle into a parking space; "Park the car in front of the library"; "Can you park right here?"
  7. a lot where cars are parked
  8. Scottish explorer in Africa (1771-1806)
  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. plural of pea - green vegetable
  1. (Persian folklore) a supernatural being descended from fallen angels and excluded from paradise until penance is done
  2. a beautiful and graceful girl
  1. Plural of pie
  1. the flues and stops on a pipe organ
  2. a long tube made of metal or plastic that is used to carry water or oil or gas etc.
  3. a tube with a small bowl at one end; used for smoking tobacco
  4. utter a shrill cry
  5. a tubular wind instrument
  6. trim with piping; "pipe the skirt"
  7. a hollow cylindrical shape
  8. play on a pipe; "pipe a tune"
  9. transport by pipeline; "pipe oil, water, and gas into the desert"
  1. utilization or exercise; "the play of the imagination"
  2. employ in a game or in a specific position; "They played him on first base"
  3. perform on a stage or theater; "She acts in this play"; "He acted in `Julius Caesar'"; "I played in `A Christmas Carol'"
  4. movement or space for movement; "there was too much play in the steering wheel"
  5. use or move; "I had to play my queen"
  6. pretend to be somebody in the framework of a game or playful activity; "Let's play like I am mommy"; "Play cowboy and Indians"
  7. verbal wit or mockery (often at another's expense but not to be taken seriously); "he became a figure of fun"; "he said it in sport"
  8. shoot or hit in a particular manner; "She played a good backhand last night"
  9. replay (as a melody); "Play it again, Sam"; "She played the third movement very beautifully"
  10. a dramatic work intended for performance by actors on a stage; "he wrote several plays but only one was produc
  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. ride Western style and bob up and down in the saddle in rhythm with a horse's trotting gait
  2. transfer (entries) from one account book to another
  3. assign to a post; put into a post; "The newspaper posted him in Timbuktu"
  4. enter on a public list
  5. the delivery and collection of letters and packages; "it came by the first post"; "if you hurry you'll catch the post"
  6. a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
  7. 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"
  8. 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"
  9. 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 ser
  1. an interest followed with exaggerated zeal; "he always follows the latest fads"; "it was all the rage that season"
  2. a feeling of intense anger; "hell hath no fury like a woman scorned"; "his face turned red with rage"
  3. violent state of the elements; "the sea hurled itself in thundering rage against the rocks"
  4. a state of extreme anger; "she fell into a rage and refused to answer"
  5. something that is desired intensely; "his rage for fame destroyed him"
  6. Fury
  7. feel intense anger; "Rage against the dying of the light!"
  8. be violent; as of fires and storms
  9. behave violently, as if in state of a great anger
  1. short for railway; "he traveled by rail"; "he was concerned with rail safety"
  2. criticize severely; "He fulminated against the Republicans' plan to cut Medicare"; "She railed against the bad social policies"
  3. a barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports
  4. spread negative information about; "The Nazi propaganda vilified the Jews"
  5. a bar or pair of parallel bars of rolled steel making the railway along which railroad cars or other vehicles can roll
  6. complain bitterly
  7. Water birds
  8. fish with a handline over the rails of a boat; "They are railing for fresh fish"
  9. lay with rails; "hundreds of miles were railed out here"
  10. travel by rail or train; "They railed from Rome to Venice"; "She trained to Hamburg"
  11. convey (goods etc.) by rails; "fresh fruit are railed from Italy to Belgium"
  12. separate with a railing; "rail off the crowds from the Presidential palace"
  13. provide with rails; "T
  1. assign a rank or rating to; "how would you rank these students?"; "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"
  2. estimate the value of; "How would you rate his chances to become President?"; "Gold was rated highly among the Romans"
  3. be worthy of or have a certain rating; "This bond rates highly"
  4. the relative speed of progress or change; "he lived at a fast pace"; "he works at a great rate"; "the pace of events accelerated"
  5. amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis; "a 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5"
  6. 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"
  7. 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"
  1. a way or means to achieve something; "the road to fame"
  2. an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
  1. move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle; "The President's convoy rolled past the crowds"
  2. small rounded bread either plain or sweet
  3. move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion; "The curtains undulated"; "the waves rolled towards the beach"
  4. a roll of currency notes (often taken as the resources of a person or business etc.); "he shot his roll on a bob-tailed nag"
  5. emit, produce, or utter with a deep prolonged reverberating sound; "The thunder rolled"; "rolling drums"
  6. a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)
  7. sell something to or obtain something from by energetic and especially underhanded activity
  8. execute a roll, in tumbling; "The gymnasts rolled and jumped"
  9. occur in soft rounded shapes; "The hills rolled past"
  10. the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)
  11. show certain properties when being rolled; "Th
  1. an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling; "the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"
  2. the people who are present in a room; "the whole room was cheering"
  3. space for movement; "room to pass"; "make way for"; "hardly enough elbow room to turn around"
  4. opportunity for; "room for improvement"
  5. live and take one's meals at or in; "she rooms in an old boarding house"
  1. become more extreme; "The tension heightened"
  2. go up or advance; "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered"
  3. a dusty pink color
  4. exert oneself to meet a challenge; "rise to a challenge"; "rise to the occasion"
  5. pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began
  6. become heartened or elated; "Her spirits rose when she heard the good news"
  7. any of many shrubs of the genus Rosa that bear roses
  8. move upward; "The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows"
  9. of something having a dusty purplish pink color; "the roseate glow of dawn"
  10. move to a better position in life or to a better job; "She ascended from a life of poverty to one of great
  11. come up, of celestial bodies; "The sun also rises"; "The sun uprising sees the dusk night fled..."; "Jupiter ascends"
  12. increase in volume; "the dough rose slowly in the warm r
  1. hunt seals
  2. cover with varnish
  3. close with or as if with a seal; "She sealed the letter with hot wax"
  4. make tight; secure against leakage; "seal the windows"
  5. any of numerous marine mammals that come on shore to breed; chiefly of cold regions
  6. a device incised to make an impression; used to secure a closing or to authenticate documents
  7. affix a seal to; "seal the letter"
  8. fastener that provides a tight and perfect closure
  9. a finishing coat applied to exclude moisture
  10. fastener consisting of a resinous composition that is plastic when warm; used for sealing documents and parcels and letters
  11. an indication of approved or superior status
  12. a stamp affixed to a document (as to attest to its authenticity or to seal it); "the warrant bore the sheriff's seal"
  13. a member of a Naval Special Warfare unit who is trained for unconventional warfare; "SEAL is an acronym for Sea Air and Land"
  1. a division of an ocean or a large body of salt water partially enclosed by land
  2. turbulent water with swells of considerable size; "heavy seas"
  3. anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume
  1. shed at an early stage of development; "most amphibians have caducous gills"; "the caducous calyx of a poppy"
  2. cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers; "our dog sheds every Spring"
  3. get rid of; "he shed his image as a pushy boss"; "shed your clothes"
  4. an outbuilding with a single story; used for shelter or storage
  5. cause or allow (a solid substance) to flow or run out or over; "spill the beans all over the table"
  6. 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"
  1. wearing footgear
  2. used of certain religious orders who wear shoes
  3. furnish with shoes; "the children were well shoed"
  1. a course of instruction in a trade (as carpentry or electricity); "I built a birdhouse in shop"
  2. a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
  3. small workplace where handcrafts or manufacturing are done
  4. give away information about somebody; "He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam"
  5. do one's shopping; "She goes shopping every Friday"
  6. shop around; not necessarily buying; "I don't need help, I'm just browsing"
  7. do one's shopping at; do business with; be a customer or client of
  1. give an injection to; "We injected the glucose into the patient's vein"
  2. send forth suddenly, intensely, swiftly; "shoot a glance"
  3. an informal photograph; usually made with a small hand-held camera; "my snapshots haven't been developed yet"; "he tried to get unposed shots of his friends"
  4. produce buds, branches, or germinate; "the potatoes sprouted"
  5. cause a sharp and sudden pain in; "The pain shot up her leg"
  6. an estimate based on little or no information
  7. measure the altitude of by using a sextant; "shoot a star"
  8. kill by firing a missile
  9. a consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film
  10. utter fast and forcefully; "She shot back an answer"
  11. emit (as light, flame, or fumes) suddenly and forcefully; "The dragon shot fumes and flames out of its mouth"
  12. an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect; "his parting
  1. take (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums; "The usher showed us to our seats"
  2. make visible or noticeable; "She showed her talent for cooking"; "Show me your etchings, please"
  3. be or become visible or noticeable; "His good upbringing really shows"; "The dirty side will show"
  4. the act of publicly exhibiting or entertaining; "a remarkable show of skill"
  5. give an exhibition of to an interested audience; "She shows her dogs frequently"; "We will demo the new software in Washington"
  6. pretending that something is the case in order to make a good impression; "they try to keep up appearances"; "that ceremony is just for show"
  7. a social event involving a public performance or entertainment; "they wanted to see some of the shows on Broadway"
  8. something intended to communicate a particular impression; "made a display of strength"; "a show of impatience"; "a good show of looking interested"
  9. establish the va
  1. (of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble;
  2. affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function; "ill from the monotony of his suffering"
  3. feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit
  4. people who are sick; "they devote their lives to caring for the sick"
  5. shockingly repellent; inspiring horror; "ghastly wounds"; "the grim aftermath of the bombing"; "the grim task of burying the victims"; "a grisly murder"; "gruesome evidence of human sacrifice"; "macabre tales of war and plague in the Middle ages"; "macabre tortures conceived by madmen"
  6. deeply affected by a strong feeling; "sat completely still, sick with envy"; "she was sick with longing"
  7. having a strong distaste from surfeit; "grew more and more disgusted"; "fed up with their complaints"; "sick of it all"; "sick to death of flattery"; "gossip that makes one sick"; "tired of the noise and smoke"
  8. affected with madness or insanity; "a ma
  1. divulge confidential information or secrets; "Be careful--his secretary talks"
  2. make a whining, ringing, or whistling sound; "the kettle was singing"; "the bullet sang past his ear"
  3. to make melodious sounds; "The nightingale was singing"
  4. produce tones with the voice; "She was singing while she was cooking"; "My brother sings very well"
  5. deliver by singing; "Sing Christmas carols"
  1. make to a size; bring to a suitable size
  2. sort according to size
  3. cover or stiffen or glaze a porous material with size or sizing (a glutinous substance)
  4. the property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing); "he wears a size 13 shoe"
  5. the physical magnitude of something (how big it is); "a wolf is about the size of a large dog"
  6. a large magnitude; "he blanched when he saw the size of the bill"; "the only city of any size in that area"
  7. the actual state of affairs; "that's the size of the situation"; "she hates me, that's about the size of it"
  8. any glutinous material used to fill pores in surfaces or to stiffen fabrics; "size gives body to a fabric"
  9. (used in combination) sized; "the economy-size package"; "average-size house"
  1. the act of singing;
  2. the characteristic sound produced by a bird; "a bird will not learn its song unless it hears it at an early age"
  3. a short musical composition with words; "a successful musical must have at least three good songs"
  4. a distinctive or characteristic sound; "the song of bullets was in the air"; "the song of the wind"; "the wheels sang their song as the train rocketed ahead"
  5. the imperial dynasty of China from 960 to 1279; noted for art and literature and philosophy
  6. a very small sum; "he bought it for a song"
  1. liquid food especially of meat or fish or vegetable stock often containing pieces of solid food
  2. an unfortunate situation; "we're in the soup now"
  3. any composition having a consistency suggestive of soup
  4. dope (a racehorse)
  1. smelling of fermentation or staleness
  2. showing a brooding ill humor; "a dark scowl"; "the proverbially dour New England Puritan"; "a glum, hopeless shrug"; "he sat in moody silence"; "a morose and unsociable manner"; "a saturnine, almost misanthropic young genius"- Bruce Bliven; "a sour temper"; "a sullen crowd"
  3. go sour or spoil; "The milk has soured"; "The wine worked"; "The cream has turned--we have to throw it out"
  4. inaccurate in pitch; "a false (or sour) note"; "her singing was off key"
  5. make sour or more sour
  6. having a sharp biting taste
  7. in an unpalatable state; "sour milk"
  8. one of the four basic taste sensations; like the taste of vinegar or lemons
  9. the property of being acidic
  10. the taste experience when vinegar or lemon juice is taken into the mouth
  11. a cocktail made of a liquor (especially whiskey or gin) mixed with lemon or lime juice and sugar
  1. 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"
  2. the topology of a network whose components are connected to a hub
  3. a star-shaped character * used in printing
  4. (astronomy) a celestial body of hot gases that radiates energy derived from thermonuclear reactions in the interior
  5. mark with an asterisk; "Linguists star unacceptable sentences"
  6. any celestial body visible (as a point of light) from the Earth at night
  7. be the star in a performance
  8. feature as the star; "The movie stars Dustin Hoffman as an autistic man"
  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. a musical interval of two semitones
  2. walk a short distance to a specified place or in a specified manner; "step over to the blackboard"
  3. the sound of a step of someone walking; "he heard footsteps on the porch"
  4. move with one's feet in a specific manner; "step lively"
  5. the distance covered by a step; "he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig"
  6. furnish with steps; "The architect wants to step the terrace"
  7. a short distance; "it's only a step to the drugstore"
  8. treat badly; "This boss abuses his workers"; "She is always stepping on others to get ahead"
  9. relative position in a graded series; "always a step behind"; "subtle gradations in color"; "keep in step with the fashions"
  10. cause (a computer) to execute a single command
  11. any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal; "the situation called for strong measures"; "the police took steps to reduce crime"
  12. the act of c
  1. (music) a knob on an organ that is pulled to change the sound quality from the organ pipes;
  2. a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations;
  3. a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it;
  4. the event of something ending;
  5. a spot where something halts or pauses;
  6. the state of inactivity following an interruption;
  7. have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical;
  8. a brief stay in the course of a journey;
  9. the act of stopping something;
  10. an obstruction in a pipe or tube;
  11. a restraint that checks the motion of something;
  12. a mechanical device in a camera that controls size of aperture of the lens;
  13. stop and wait, as if awaiting further instructions or developments;
  1. a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy;
  2. a set of garments (usually including a jacket and trousers or skirt) for outerwear all of the same fabric and color; "they buried him in his best suit"
  3. playing card in any of four sets of 13 cards in a pack; each set has its own symbol and color; "a flush is five cards in the same suit"; "in bridge you must follow suit"; "what suit is trumps?"
  4. a petition or appeal made to a person of superior status or rank
  5. a man's courting of a woman; seeking the affections of a woman (usually with the hope of marriage); "its was a brief and intense courtship"
  6. accord or comport with; "This kind of behavior does not suit a young woman!"
  7. (slang) a businessman dressed in a business suit; "all the suits care about is the bottom line"
  8. be agreeable or acceptable to; "This suits my needs"
  9. enhance the appearance of; "Mourning becom
  1. a speech that is open to the public; "he attended a lecture on telecommunications"
  2. deliver a lecture or talk; "She will talk at Rutgers next week"; "Did you ever lecture at Harvard?"
  3. divulge confidential information or secrets; "Be careful--his secretary talks"
  4. express in speech; "She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize"
  5. reveal information; "If you don't oblige me, I'll talk!"; "The former employee spilled all the details"
  6. exchange thoughts; talk with; "We often talk business"; "Actions talk louder than words"
  7. use language; "the baby talks already"; "the prisoner won't speak"; "they speak a strange dialect"
  8. the act of giving a talk to an audience; "I attended an interesting talk on local history"
  9. an exchange of ideas via conversation; "let's have more work and less talk around here"
  10. discussion; (`talk about' is a less formal alternative for `discussion of'); "his p
  1. memory device consisting of a long thin plastic strip coated with iron oxide; used to record audio or video signals or to store computer information; "he took along a dozen tapes to record the interview"
  2. a long thin piece of cloth or paper as used for binding or fastening; "he used a piece of tape for a belt"; "he wrapped a tape around the package"
  3. a recording made on magnetic tape; "the several recordings were combined on a master tape"
  4. measuring instrument consisting of a narrow strip (cloth or metal) marked in inches or centimeters and used for measuring lengths; "the carpenter should have used his tape measure"
  5. the finishing line for a foot race; "he broke the tape in record time"
  6. register electronically; "They recorded her singing"
  7. record on videotape
  8. fasten or attach with tape; "tape the shipping label to the box"
  1. United States poet and critic (1899-1979)
  1. a limited period of time; "a prison term"; "he left school before the end of term"
  2. the end of gestation or point at which birth is imminent; "a healthy baby born at full term"
  3. name formally or designate with a term
  4. (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
  5. any distinct quantity contained in a polynomial; "the general term of an algebraic equation of the n-th degree"
  6. a word or expression used for some particular thing; "he learned many medical terms"
  7. one of the substantive phrases in a logical proposition; "the major term of a syllogism must occur twice"
  8. (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"
  1. 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"
  2. regulate or set the time of; "time the clock"
  3. 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"
  4. assign a time for an activity or event; "The candidate carefully timed his appearance at the disaster scene"
  5. the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past
  6. set the speed, duration, or execution of; "we time the process to manufacture our cars very precisely"
  7. rhythm as given by division into parts of equal duration
  8. a person's experience on a particular occasion; "he had a time holding back the tears"; "they had a good time together"
  9. an instance or single occasion for some event; "this time he succeeded"; "he called four times"; "he coul
  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 people living in a municipality smaller than a city; "the whole town cheered the team"
  2. an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city; "they drive through town on their way to work"
  3. an administrative division of a county; "the town is responsible for snow removal"
  4. United States architect who was noted for his design and construction of truss bridges (1784-1844)
  1. the act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise
  2. a hazard on a golf course
  3. a device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned
  4. a light two-wheeled carriage
  5. a device to hurl clay pigeons into the air for trapshooters
  6. drain consisting of a U-shaped section of drainpipe that holds liquid and so prevents a return flow of sewer gas
  7. informal terms for the mouth
  8. something (often something deceptively attractive) that catches you unawares; "the exam was full of trap questions"; "it was all a snare and delusion"
  9. to hold fast or prevent from moving; "The child was pinned under the fallen tree"
  10. catch in or as if in a trap; "The men trap foxes"
  11. hold or catch as if in a trap; "The gaps between the teeth trap food particles"
  12. place in a confining or embarrassing position; "He was trapped in a difficult situation"
  1. a figure that branches from a single root; "genealogical tree"
  2. stretch (a shoe) on a shoetree
  3. chase an animal up a tree; "the hunters treed the bear with dogs and killed it"; "her dog likes to tree squirrels"
  4. plant with trees; "this lot should be treed so that the house will be shaded in summer"
  5. force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape
  6. English actor and theatrical producer noted for his lavish productions of Shakespeare (1853-1917)
  7. a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
  1. an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city); "in Paris the subway system is called the `metro' and in London it is called the `tube' or the `underground'"
  2. conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases
  3. place or enclose in a tube
  4. electronic device consisting of a system of electrodes arranged in an evacuated glass or metal envelope
  5. ride or float on an inflated tube; "We tubed down the river on a hot summer day"
  6. (anatomy) any hollow cylindrical body structure
  7. convey in a tube; "inside Paris, they used to tube mail"
  8. a hollow cylindrical shape
  9. provide with a tube or insert a tube into
  1. turning or twisting around (in place); "with a quick twist of his head he surveyed the room"
  2. shape by rotating on a lathe or cutting device or a wheel; "turn the legs of the table"; "turn the clay on the wheel"
  3. the act of turning away or in the opposite direction; "he made an abrupt turn away from her"
  4. to break and turn over earth especially with a plow; "Farmer Jones plowed his east field last week"; "turn the earth in the Spring"
  5. the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course; "he took a turn to the right"
  6. 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"
  7. (game) the activity of doing something in an agreed succession; "it is my turn"; "it is still my play"
  8. pass to the other side of; "turn the corner"; "move around the obstacle"
  9. a fa
  1. make a vow; promise; "He vowed never to drink alcohol again"
  2. dedicate to a deity by a vow
  3. a solemn pledge (to oneself or to another or to a deity) to do something or to behave in a certain manner; "they took vows of poverty"
  1. a division of a prison (usually consisting of several cells)
  2. block forming a division of a hospital (or a suite of rooms) shared by patients who need a similar kind of care; "they put her in a 4-bed ward"
  3. a district into which a city or town is divided for the purpose of administration and elections
  4. watch over or shield from danger or harm; protect; "guard my possessions while I'm away"
  5. a person who is under the protection or in the custody of another
  6. United States businessman who in 1872 established a successful mail-order business (1843-1913)
  7. English writer of novels who was an active opponent of the women's suffrage movement (1851-1920)
  8. English economist and conservationist (1914-1981)
  1. make warm or warmer; "The blanket will warm you"
  2. of a seeker; near to the object sought; "you're getting warm"; "hot on the trail"
  3. get warm or warmer; "The soup warmed slowly on the stove"
  4. uncomfortable because of possible danger or trouble; "made things warm for the bookies"
  5. characterized by liveliness or excitement or disagreement; "a warm debate"
  6. characterized by strong enthusiasm; "ardent revolutionaries"; "warm support"
  7. easily aroused or excited; "a quick temper"; "a warm temper"
  8. freshly made or left; "a warm trail"; "the scent is warm"
  9. in a warm manner; "warmly dressed"; "warm-clad skiers"
  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. 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"
  2. in financial comfort; "They live well"; "she has been able to live comfortably since her husband died"
  3. come up, as of a liquid; "Tears well in her eyes"; "the currents well up"
  4. in a manner affording benefit or advantage; "she married well"; "The children were settled advantageously in Seattle"
  5. wise or advantageous and hence advisable; "it would be well to start early"
  6. to a great extent or degree; "I'm afraid the film was well over budget"; "painting the room white made it seem considerably (or substantially) larger"; "the house has fallen considerably in value"; "the price went up substantially"
  7. resulting favorably;
  8. with skill or in a pleasing manner; "she dances well"; "he writes well"
  9. in good health especially after having suffered illness or i
  1. leave or give by will after one's death; "My aunt bequeathed me all her jewelry"; "My grandfather left me his entire estate"
  2. the capability of conscious choice and decision and intention; "the exercise of their volition we construe as revolt"- George Meredith
  3. a fixed and persistent intent or purpose; "where there's a will there's a way"
  4. a legal document declaring a person's wishes regarding the disposal of their property when they die
  5. determine by choice; "This action was willed and intended"
  6. decree or ordain; "God wills our existence"
  1. something won (especially money)
  2. be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious; "He won the Gold Medal in skating"; "Our home team won"; "Win the game"
  3. obtain advantages, such as points, etc.; "The home team was gaining ground"; "After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference"
  4. win something through one's efforts; "I acquired a passing knowledge of Chinese"; "Gain an understanding of international finance"
  5. attain success or reach a desired goal; "The enterprise succeeded"; "We succeeded in getting tickets to the show"; "she struggled to overcome her handicap and won"
  6. a victory (as in a race or other competition); "he was happy to get the win"
  1. a metal conductor that carries electricity over a distance
  2. a message transmitted by telegraph
  3. the finishing line on a racetrack
  4. equip for use with electricity; "electrify an appliance"
  5. send cables, wires, or telegrams
  6. fasten with wire; "The columns were wired to the beams for support"
  7. string on a wire; "wire beads"
  8. provide with electrical circuits; "wire the addition to the house"
  9. ligament made of metal and used to fasten things or make cages or fences etc
  1. See Withe.
  1. any of various predatory carnivorous canine mammals of North America and Eurasia that usually hunt in packs
  2. eat hastily; "The teenager wolfed down the pizza"
  3. a cruelly rapacious person
  4. a man who is aggressive in making amorous advances to women
  5. German classical scholar who claimed that the Iliad and Odyssey were composed by several authors (1759-1824)
  6. Austrian composer (1860-1903)
  1. make something, usually for a specific function; "She molded the rice balls carefully"; "Form cylinders from the dough"; "shape a figure"; "Work the metal into a sword"
  2. behave in a certain way when handled; "This dough does not work easily"; "The soft metal works well"
  3. shape, form, or improve a material; "work stone into tools"; "process iron"; "work the metal"
  4. prepare for crops; "Work the soil"; "cultivate the land"
  5. gratify and charm, usually in order to influence; "the political candidate worked the crowds"
  6. move in an agitated manner; "His fingers worked with tension"
  7. proceed along a path; "work one's way through the crowd"; "make one's way into the forest"
  8. give a workout to; "Some parents exercise their infants"; "My personal trainer works me hard"; "work one's muscles"; "this puzzle will exercise your mind"
  9. provoke or excite; "The rock musician worked the crowd of young girls into a frenzy"
  10. ar
  1. separate or apportion into sections; "partition a room off"
  2. regulate housing in; of certain areas of towns
  3. (anatomy) any encircling or beltlike structure
  4. an area or region distinguished from adjacent parts by a distinctive feature or characteristic
  5. any of the regions of the surface of the Earth loosely divided according to latitude or longitude
  6. a locally circumscribed place characterized by some distinctive features

5 letter answer(s) to _empty_

  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. the semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause
  2. an active and efficient cause; capable of producing a certain effect; "their research uncovered new disease agents"
  3. a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission
  4. a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations
  5. any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau
  6. a substance that exerts some force or effect
  1. having the same or similar characteristics; "all politicians are alike"; "they looked utterly alike"; "friends are generally alike in background and taste"
  2. in a like manner; "they walk alike"
  3. equally; "parents and teachers alike demanded reforms"
  1. an acute but unspecific feeling of anxiety; usually reserved for philosophical anxiety about the world or about personal freedom
  1. fruit with red or yellow or green skin and sweet to tart crisp whitish flesh
  2. native Eurasian tree widely cultivated in many varieties for its firm rounded edible fruits
  3. A popular make of phone
  4. An American technology company.
  1. a more or less rounded anatomical body or mass; "the ball at the base of the thumb"; "he stood on the balls of his feet"
  2. a lavish dance requiring formal attire
  3. a compact mass; "a ball of mud caught him on the shoulder"
  4. the people assembled at a lavish formal dance; "the ball was already emptying out before the fire alarm sounded"
  5. United States comedienne best known as the star of a popular television program (1911-1989)
  6. an object with a spherical shape; "a ball of fire"
  7. a pitch that is not in the strike zone; "he threw nine straight balls before the manager yanked him"
  8. the game of baseball
  9. round object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games; "the ball travelled 90 mph on his serve"; "the mayor threw out the first ball"; "the ball rolled into the corner pocket"
  10. a spherical object used as a plaything; "he played with his rubber ball in the bathtub"
  11. a solid projectile that is shot by a mu
  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. impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball); "block an attack"
  2. the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements
  3. support, secure, or raise with a block; "block a plate for printing"; "block the wheels of a car"
  4. a platform from which an auctioneer sells; "they put their paintings on the block"
  5. block passage through; "obstruct the path"
  6. a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides); "the pyramids were built with large stone blocks"
  7. housing in a large building that is divided into separate units; "there is a block of classrooms in the west wing"
  8. obstruct; "My nose is all stuffed"; "Her arteries are blocked"
  9. an obstruction in a pipe or tube;
  10. stamp or emboss a title or design on a book with a block; "block the book cover"
  11. a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine; "the engine had to be replaced because the block was cracked"
  1. Scottish botanist who first observed the movement of small particles in fluids now known a Brownian motion (1773-1858)
  2. (of skin) deeply suntanned
  3. of a color similar to that of wood or earth
  4. make brown in color; "the draught browned the leaves on the trees in the yard"
  5. fry in a pan until it changes color; "brown the meat in the pan"
  6. a university in Rhode Island
  7. an orange of low brightness and saturation
  8. abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1859)
  1. (baseball) a list of batters in the order in which they will bat; "the managers presented their cards to the umpire at home plate"
  2. a list of dishes available at a restaurant; "the menu was in French"
  3. (golf) a record of scores (as in golf); "you have to turn in your card to get a handicap"
  4. a rectangular piece of stiff paper used to send messages (may have printed greetings or pictures); "they sent us a card from Miami"
  5. a printed or written greeting that is left to indicate that you have visited
  6. a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions"
  7. a witty amusing person who makes jokes
  8. a game played with playing cards
  9. 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!"
  10. thin cardboard, usually rectangular
  11. separate the fibers of; "tease wool"
  12. one of a s
  1. a timepiece that shows the time of day
  2. 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"
  1. move effortlessly; by force of gravity
  2. not trying all that hard
  3. the act of moving smoothly along a surface while remaining in contact with it; "his slide didn't stop until the bottom of the hill"; "the children lined up for a coast down the snowy slope"
  4. the area within view; "the coast is clear"
  5. a slope down which sleds may coast; "when it snowed they made a coast on the golf course"
  6. the shore of a sea or ocean
  7. obsolete word meaning boundary or limit
  1. make amorous advances towards; "John is courting Mary"
  2. engage in social activities leading to marriage; "We were courting for over ten years"
  3. seek someone's favor; "China is wooing Russia"
  4. respectful deference; "pay court to the emperor"
  5. an area wholly or partly surrounded by walls or buildings; "the house was built around an inner court"
  6. a specially marked horizontal area within which a game is played; "players had to reserve a court in advance"
  7. a room in which a lawcourt sits; "television cameras were admitted in the courtroom"
  8. the residence of a sovereign or nobleman; "the king will visit the duke's court"
  9. a tribunal that is presided over by a magistrate or by one or more judges who administer justice according to the laws
  10. a hotel for motorists; provides direct access from rooms to parking area
  11. the sovereign and his advisers who are the governing power of a state
  12. the family
  1. to gather together in large numbers; "men in straw boaters and waxed mustaches crowded the verandah"
  2. cause to herd, drive, or crowd together; "We herded the children into a spare classroom"
  3. approach a certain age or speed; "She is pushing fifty"
  4. fill or occupy to the point of overflowing; "The students crowded the auditorium"
  5. a large number of things or people considered together; "a crowd of insects assembled around the flowers"
  6. an informal body of friends; "he still hangs out with the same crowd"
  1. Greek missionary; the invention of the Cyrillic alphabet is attributed to him (826-869)
  1. the time when something ends; "it was the death of all his plans"; "a dying of old hopes"
  2. the act of killing; "he had two deaths on his conscience"
  3. the event of dying or departure from life; "her death came as a terrible shock"; "upon your decease the capital will pass to your grandchildren"
  4. the personification of death; "Death walked the streets of the plague-bound city"
  5. the permanent end of all life functions in an organism or part of an organism; "the animal died a painful death"
  6. the absence of life or state of being dead; "he seemed more content in death than he had ever been in life"
  7. a final state; "he came to a bad end"; "the so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end"
  8. the time at which life ends; continuing until dead; "she stayed until his death"; "a struggle to the last"
  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. 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. live unhurriedly, irresponsibly, or freely; "My son drifted around for years in California before going to law school"
  2. vary or move from a fixed point or course; "stock prices are drifting higher"
  3. a horizontal (or nearly horizontal) passageway in a mine; "they dug a drift parallel with the vein"
  4. the pervading meaning or tenor; "caught the general drift of the conversation"
  5. a general tendency to change (as of opinion); "not openly liberal but that is the trend of the book"; "a broad movement of the electorate to the right"
  6. a large mass of material that is heaped up by the wind or by water currents
  7. be piled up in banks or heaps by the force of wind or a current; "snow drifting several feet high"; "sand drifting like snow"
  8. a force that moves something along
  9. be subject to fluctuation; "The stock market drifted upward"
  10. the gradual departure from an intended course due to external influences (as a ship
  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. one of four playing cards in a deck with eight pips on the face
  2. a group of United States painters founded in 1907 and noted for their realistic depictions of sordid aspects of city life
  3. the cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one
  4. Rowing boat with eight oars
  1. a person who is older than you are
  2. any of various church officers
  3. any of numerous shrubs or small trees of temperate and subtropical northern hemisphere having white flowers and berrylike fruit
  4. used of the older of two persons of the same name especially used to distinguish a father from his son; "Bill Adams, Sr."
  1. British writer of novels characterized by realistic analysis of provincial Victorian society (1819-1880)
  2. 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)
  1. a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention;
  2. (baseball) a failure of a defensive player to make an out when normal play would have sufficed
  3. inadvertent incorrectness
  4. departure from what is ethically acceptable
  5. a misconception resulting from incorrect information
  6. part of a statement that is not correct; "the book was full of errors"
  7. (computer science) the occurrence of an incorrect result produced by a computer
  8. Mistake
  1. disappoint, prove undependable to; abandon, forsake; "His sense of smell failed him this time"; "His strength finally failed him"; "His children failed him in the crisis"
  2. become bankrupt or insolvent; fail financially and close; "The toy company went bankrupt after the competition hired cheap Mexican labor"; "A number of banks failed that year"
  3. fall short in what is expected; "She failed in her obligations as a good daughter-in-law"; "We must not fail his obligation to the victims of the Holocaust"
  4. fail to get a passing grade; "She studied hard but failed nevertheless"; "Did I fail the test?"
  5. judge unacceptable; "The teacher failed six students"
  6. be unsuccessful; "Where do today's public schools fail?"; "The attempt to rescue the hostages failed miserably"
  7. fail to do something; leave something undone; "She failed to notice that her child was no longer in his crib"; "The secretary failed to call the customer and the company lost
  1. something experienced with great delight; "a feast for the eyes"
  2. an elaborate party (often outdoors)
  3. a meal that is well prepared and greatly enjoyed; "a banquet for the graduating seniors"; "the Thanksgiving feast"; "they put out quite a spread"
  4. a ceremonial dinner party for many people
  5. gratify; "feed one's eyes on a gorgeous view"
  6. partake in a feast or banquet
  7. provide a feast or banquet for
  1. the act of flinging
  2. a brief indulgence of your impulses
  3. a usually brief attempt; "he took a crack at it"; "I gave it a whirl"
  4. throw with force or recklessness; "fling the frisbee"
  5. move in an abrupt or headlong manner; "He flung himself onto the sofa"
  6. throw or cast away; "Put away your worries"
  7. indulge oneself; "I splurged on a new TV"
  1. form flutes in
  2. a high-pitched woodwind instrument; a slender tube closed at one end with finger holes on one end and an opening near the closed end across which the breath is blown
  3. a groove or furrow in cloth etc (particularly a shallow concave groove on the shaft of a column)
  4. a tall narrow wineglass
  1. bear fruit; "the trees fruited early this year"
  2. cause to bear fruit
  3. an amount of a product
  4. the consequence of some effort or action; "he lived long enough to see the fruit of his policies"
  5. the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
  1. the act of providing a subsidy
  2. a right or privilege that has been granted
  3. a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business; "he got the beer concession at the ball park"
  4. 18th President of the United States; commander of the Union armies in the American Civil War (1822-1885)
  5. United States actor (born in England) who was the elegant leading man in many films (1904-1986)
  6. be willing to concede; "I grant you this much"
  7. Scottish painter; cousin of Lytton Strachey and member of the Bloomsbury Group (1885-1978)
  8. allow to have; "grant a privilege"
  9. (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance
  10. any monetary aid
  11. transfer by deed; "grant land"
  12. Support
  13. give as judged due or on the basis of merit; "the referee awarded a free kick to the team"; "the jury awarded a million dollars to the plaintiff";"Funds are granted to qualified researchers"
  14. give
  1. a filamentous projection or process on an organism
  2. cloth woven from horsehair or camelhair; used for upholstery or stiffening in garments
  3. any of the cylindrical filaments characteristically growing from the epidermis of a mammal; "there is a hair in my soup"
  4. a covering for the body (or parts of it) consisting of a dense growth of threadlike structures (as on the human head); helps to prevent heat loss; "he combed his hair"; "each hair consists of layers of dead keratinized cells"
  5. filamentous hairlike growth on a plant; "peach fuzz"
  6. a very small distance or space; "they escaped by a hair's-breadth"; "they lost the election by a whisker"
  1. the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner;
  2. a condition of urgency making it necessary to hurry;
  1. troops trained to fight on horseback;
  2. provide with a horse or horses
  3. solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times
  4. a padded gymnastic apparatus on legs
  5. a chessman shaped to resemble the head of a horse; can move two squares horizontally and one vertically (or vice versa)
  6. a framework for holding wood that is being sawed
  1. pursue or chase relentlessly; "The hunters traced the deer into the woods"; "the detectives hounded the suspect until they found him"
  2. any of several breeds of dog used for hunting typically having large drooping ears
  3. someone who is morally reprehensible; "you dirty dog"
  1. a building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented; "the house was full"
  2. aristocratic family line; "the House of York"
  3. the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments; "he worked for a brokerage house"
  4. 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"
  5. an official assembly having legislative powers; "a bicameral legislature has two houses"
  6. the audience gathered together in a theatre or cinema; "the house applauded"; "he counted the house"
  7. the members of a religious community living together
  8. the management of a gambling house or casino; "the house gets a percentage of every bet"
  9. (astrology) one of 12 equal areas into which the zodiac is divided
  10. In curling, the circle around the tee
  1. offensive term for a person of German descent
  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. 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. strong espresso coffee with a topping of frothed steamed milk
  1. a course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating a truth or falsehood; the methodical process of logical reasoning; "I can't follow your line of reasoning"
  2. space for one line of print (one column wide and 1/14 inch deep) used to measure advertising
  3. (often plural) a means of communication or access; "it must go through official channels"; "lines of communication were set up between the two firms"
  4. a length (straight or curved) without breadth or thickness; the trace of a moving point
  5. reinforce with fabric; "lined books are more enduring"
  6. a short personal letter; "drop me a line when you get there"
  7. a slight depression in the smoothness of a surface; "his face has many lines"; "ironing gets rid of most wrinkles"
  8. fill plentifully; "line one's pockets"
  9. a mark that is long relative to its width; "He drew a line on the chart"
  10. cover the interior of; "line the gloves"; "line a chimney"
  11. text consisting
  1. a principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage
  2. any very large body of (salt) water
  1. low-lying wet land with grassy vegetation; usually is a transition zone between land and water; "thousands of acres of marshland"; "the fens of eastern England"
  2. New Zealand writer of detective stories (1899-1982)
  3. United States painter (1898-1954)
  4. Bog
  1. an informal use of the Latin word for mother; sometimes used by British schoolboys or used facetiously
  1. an intervening substance through which signals can travel as a means for communication
  2. a means or instrumentality for storing or communicating information
  3. (usually plural) transmissions that are disseminated widely to the public
  4. the surrounding environment; "fish require an aqueous medium"
  5. someone who serves as an intermediary between the living and the dead; "he consulted several mediums"
  6. a state that is intermediate between extremes; a middle position; "a happy medium"
  7. an intervening substance through which something is achieved; "the dissolving medium is called a solvent"
  8. (bacteriology) a nutrient substance (solid or liquid) that is used to cultivate micro-organisms
  9. (biology) a substance in which specimens are preserved or displayed
  10. a liquid with which pigment is mixed by a painter
  1. 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"
  2. of lesser seriousness or danger; "suffered only minor injuries"; "some minor flooding"; "a minor tropical disturbance"
  3. warranting only temporal punishment; "venial sin"
  4. of the younger of two boys with the same family name; "Jones minor"
  5. a young person of either sex; "she writes books for children"; "they're just kids"; "`tiddler' is a British term for youngster"
  6. limited in size or scope; "a small business"; "a newspaper with a modest circulation"; "small-scale plans"; "a pocket-size country"
  7. inferior in number or size or amount; "a minor share of the profits"; "Ursa Minor"
  8. lesser in scope or effect; "had minor differences"; "a minor disturbance"
  9. not of legal age; "minor children"
  10. of a scale or mode; "the minor keys";
  1. wealth reckoned in terms of money; "all his money is in real estate"
  2. the most common medium of exchange; functions as legal tender; "we tried to collect the money he owed us"
  3. the official currency issued by a government or national bank; "he changed his money into francs"
  1. any of numerous small rodents typically resembling diminutive rats having pointed snouts and small ears on elongated bodies with slender usually hairless tails
  2. 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"
  3. person who is quiet or timid
  4. a swollen bruise caused by a blow to the eye
  5. manipulate the mouse of a computer
  6. to go stealthily or furtively; "..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbor's house"
  1. having a nose (either literal or metaphoric) especially of a specified kind
  2. defeat by a narrow margin
  3. rub noses
  4. push or move with the nose
  5. advance the forward part of with caution; "She nosed the car into the left lane"
  6. catch the scent of; get wind of; "The dog nosed out the drugs"
  7. search or inquire in a meddlesome way; "This guy is always nosing around the office"
  8. The rounded edge of a step or moulding
  1. the last (24th) letter of the Greek alphabet
  1. an aromatic flavorful vegetable
  2. bulbous plant having hollow leaves cultivated worldwide for its rounded edible bulb
  3. the bulb of an onion plant
  1. give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority; "I said to him to go home"; "She ordered him to do the shopping"; "The mother told the child to get dressed"
  2. issue commands or orders for
  3. the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement; "there were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list"
  4. appoint to a clerical posts; "he was ordained in the Church"
  5. (architecture) one of original three styles of Greek architecture distinguished by the type of column and entablature used or a style developed from the original three by the Romans
  6. bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations; "We cannot regulate the way people dress"; "This town likes to regulate"
  7. a degree in a continuum of size or quantity; "it was on the order of a mile"; "an explosion of a low order of magnitude"
  8. a commercial document used to request someone to supply something in return for payment and
  1. recently past; "the other evening"
  2. not the same one or ones already mentioned or implied; "today isn't any other day"- the White Queen; "the construction of highways and other public works"; "he asked for other employment"; "any other person would tell the truth"; "his other books are still in storage"; "then we looked at the other house"; "hearing was good in his other ear"; "the other sex"; "she lived on the other side of the street from me"; "went in the other direction"
  3. very unusual; different in character or quality from the normal or expected; "a strange, other dimension...where his powers seemed to fail"- Lance Morrow
  4. belonging to the distant past; "the early inhabitants of Europe"; "former generations"; "in other times"
  1. the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group; "the function of a teacher"; "the government must do its part"; "play its role"
  2. the part played by a person in bringing about a result;
  3. something less than the whole of a human artifact; "the rear part of the house"; "glue the two parts together"
  4. a line of scalp that can be seen when sections of hair are combed in opposite directions; "his part was right in the middle"
  5. that which concerns a person with regard to a particular role or situation; "it requires vigilance on our part"; "they resisted every effort on his part"
  6. force, take, or pull apart; "He separated the fighting children"; "Moses parted the Red Sea"
  7. one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole; "the written part of the exam"; "the finance section of the company"; "the BBC's engineering division"
  8. the local environment
  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. an occasion on which people can assemble for social interaction and entertainment; "he planned a party to celebrate Bastille Day"
  5. have or participate in a party; "The students were partying all night before the exam"
  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. a coin worth one-hundredth of the value of the basic unit
  2. a fractional monetary unit of Ireland and the United Kingdom; equal to one hundredth of a pound
  3. The plural of 'penny' - e.g. one penny, two pence, three pence etc. (A penny is 1/100 part of a pound in UK currency)
  4. copper coins
  1. obscene terms for penis
  2. disciple of Jesus and leader of the Apostles; regarded by Catholics as the vicar of Christ on earth and first Pope
  3. peter out to diminish gradually and stop; dwindle to nothing: The hot water always peters out in the middle of my shower. to tire; exhaust
  1. a serving that has been cut from a larger portion; "a piece of pie"; "a slice of bread"
  2. a portion of a natural object; "they analyzed the river into three parts"; "he needed a piece of granite"
  3. a share of something; "a slice of the company's revenue"
  4. 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"
  5. a portable gun; "he wore his firearm in a shoulder holster"
  6. repair by adding pieces; "She pieced the china cup"
  7. 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 a strategic advantage"
  8. eat intermittently; take small bites of; "He pieced at the sandwich all morning"; "She never eats a full meal--she just nibbles"
  9. a work of art of some artistic value; "this s
  1. a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list; "he noticed an item in the New York Times"; "she had several items on her shopping list"; "the main point on the agenda was taken up first"
  2. give a point to; "The candles are tapered"
  3. a brief version of the essential meaning of something; "get to the point"; "he missed the point of the joke"; "life has lost its point"
  4. be a signal for or a symptom of; "These symptoms indicate a serious illness"; "Her behavior points to a severe neurosis"; "The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued"
  5. the dot at the left of a decimal fraction
  6. 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"
  7. a V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer; "the point of the arrow was due north"
  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. 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"
  2. (physics) the rate of doing work; measured in watts (= joules/second)
  3. (of a government or government official) holding an office means being in power; "being in office already gives a candidate a great advantage"; "during his first year in office"; "during his first year in power"; "the power of the president"
  4. physical strength
  5. 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"
  6. possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done; "danger heightened his powers of discrimination"
  7. supply the force or power for the functioning of; "The gasoline powers the engines"
  8. a mathematical notation indicating the
  1. a partly sheltered anchorage
  2. a way or means to achieve something; "the road to fame"
  3. an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
  1. large American thrush having a rust-red breast and abdomen
  2. small Old World songbird with a reddish breast
  1. show certain properties when being rolled; "The carpet rolls unevenly"; "dried-out tobacco rolls badly"
  2. occur in soft rounded shapes; "The hills rolled past"
  3. rotary motion of an object around its own axis; "wheels in axial rotation"
  4. take the shape of a roll or cylinder; "the carpet rolled out"; "Yarn rolls well"
  5. small rounded bread either plain or sweet
  6. shape by rolling; "roll a cigarette"
  7. a roll of currency notes (often taken as the resources of a person or business etc.); "he shot his roll on a bob-tailed nag"
  8. boil vigorously; "The liquid was seething"; "The water rolled"
  9. a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)
  10. pronounce with a roll, of the phoneme /r/; "She rolls her r's"
  11. flatten or spread with a roller; "roll out the paper"
  12. the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)
  13. arrange or or coil around; "roll y
  1. pattern, make, regulate, set, measure, or estimate according to some rate or standard
  2. an indicator having a graduated sequence of marks
  3. climb up by means of a ladder
  4. a measuring instrument for weighing; shows amount of mass
  5. reach the highest point of; "We scaled the Mont Blanc"
  6. (music) a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific scheme (usually within an octave)
  7. take by attacking with scaling ladders; "The troops scaled the walls of the fort"
  8. a thin flake of dead epidermis shed from the surface of the skin
  9. a specialized leaf or bract that protects a bud or catkin
  10. measure by or as if by a scale; "This bike scales only 25 pounds"
  11. relative magnitude; "they entertained on a grand scale"
  12. the ratio between the size of something and a representation of it; "the scale of the map"; "the scale of the model"
  13. an ordered reference standard; "judging on a scale of
  1. (architecture) upright consisting of the vertical part of a column
  2. erect leafless flower stalk growing directly from the ground as in a tulip
  1. the meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted; "the dictionary gave several senses for the word"; "in the best sense charity is really a duty"; "the signifier is linked to the signified"
  2. comprehend; "I sensed the real meaning of his letter"
  3. become aware of not through the senses but instinctively; "I sense his hostility"; "i smell trouble"; "smell out corruption"
  4. perceive by a physical sensation, e.g., coming from the skin or muscles; "He felt the wind"; "She felt an object brushing her arm"; "He felt his flesh crawl"; "She felt the heat when she got out of the car"
  5. detect some circumstance or entity automatically; "This robot can sense the presence of people in the room"; "particle detectors sense ionization"
  6. sound practical judgment; "Common sense is not so common"; "he hasn't got the sense God gave little green apples"; "fortunately she had the good sense to run away"
  1. put a shirt on
  2. a garment worn on the upper half of the body
  1. accidental contact between two points in an electric circuit that have a potential difference
  2. create a short circuit in
  3. quickly and without warning; "he stopped suddenly"
  4. marked by rude or peremptory shortness;
  5. cheat someone by not returning him enough money
  6. in a curt, abrupt and discourteous manner; "he told me curtly to get on with it"; "he talked short with everyone"; "he said shortly that he didn't like it"
  7. tending to crumble or break into flakes due to a large amount of shortening; "shortbread is a short crumbly cookie"; "a short flaky pie crust"
  8. at a disadvantage; "I was caught short"
  9. (primarily spatial sense) having little length or lacking in length; "short skirts"; "short hair"; "the board was a foot short"; "a short toss"
  10. so as to interrupt; "She took him up short before he could continue"
  11. primarily temporal sense; indicating or being or seeming to be limited in duration; "a sho
  1. fool or hoax; "The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone"; "You can't fool me!"
  2. use slang or vulgar language
  3. a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
  4. 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"
  5. abuse with coarse language
  1. someone who works metal (especially by hammering it when it is hot and malleable)
  2. someone who works at something specified
  3. Scottish economist who advocated private enterprise and free trade (1723-1790)
  4. English explorer who helped found the colony at Jamestown, Virginia; was said to have been saved by Pocahontas (1580-1631)
  5. religious leader who founded the Mormon Church in 1830 (1805-1844)
  6. United States blues singer (1894-1937)
  7. United States suffragist who refused to pay taxes until she could vote (1792-1886)
  8. United States singer noted for her rendition of patriotic songs (1909-1986)
  9. United States sculptor (1906-1965)
  10. Rhodesian statesman who declared independence of Zimbabwe from Great Britain (born in 1919)
  1. 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"
  2. a small platform on a microscope where the specimen is mounted for examination
  3. 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"
  4. the theater as a profession (usually `the stage'); "an early movie simply showed a long kiss by two actors of the contemporary stage"
  5. any scene regarded as a setting for exhibiting or doing something; "All the world's a stage"--Shakespeare; "it set the stage for peaceful negotiations"
  6. a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process; "a remarkable degree of frankness"; "at what stage are the social sciences?"
  7. plan, organize, and carry out (an event); "the neighboring tribe staged an invasion"
  1. cause an engine to stop; "The inexperienced driver kept stalling the car"
  2. cause an airplane to go into a stall
  3. a tactic used to mislead or delay
  4. experience a stall in flight, of airplanes
  5. small area set off by walls for special use
  6. put into, or keep in, a stall; "Stall the horse"
  7. small individual study area in a library
  8. postpone doing what one should be doing; "He did not want to write the letter and procrastinated for days"
  9. a booth where articles are displayed for sale
  10. a compartment in a stable where a single animal is confined and fed
  11. seating in the forward part of the main level of a theater
  12. a malfunction in the flight of an aircraft in which there is a sudden loss of lift that results in a downward plunge; "the plane went into a stall and I couldn't control it"
  13. deliberately delay an event or action; "she doesn't want to write the report, so she is stalling"
  1. the act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down; "he walked with unsteady steps"
  2. a sequence of foot movements that make up a particular dance; "he taught them the waltz step"
  3. 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"
  4. support consisting of a place to rest the foot while ascending or descending a stairway; "he paused on the bottom step"
  5. measure (distances) by pacing; "step off ten yards"
  6. a solid block joined to the beams in which the heel of a ship's mast or capstan is fixed
  7. place (a ship's mast) in its step
  8. a mark of a foot or shoe on a surface; "the police made casts of the footprints in the soft earth outside the window"
  9. shift or move by taking a step; "step back"
  10. a musical interval of two semitones
  11. put down or press the foot, place the foot; "For fools rush in where angels f
  1. informal terms for the leg; "fever left him weak on his sticks"
  2. saddle with something disagreeable or disadvantageous; "They stuck me with the dinner bill"; "I was stung with a huge tax bill"
  3. a rectangular quarter pound block of butter or margarine
  4. 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"
  5. a small thin branch of a tree
  6. stick to firmly; "Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?"
  7. pierce or penetrate or puncture with something pointed; "He stuck the needle into his finger"
  8. pierce with a thrust using a pointed instrument; "he stuck the cloth with the needle"
  9. put, fix, force, or implant; "lodge a bullet in the table"; "stick your thumb in the crack"
  10. fasten into place by fixing an end or point into something; "stick the corner of the sheet under the mattress"
  11. fasten
  1. keep or lay aside for future use; "store grain for the winter"; "The bear stores fat for the period of hibernation when he doesn't eat"
  2. find a place for and put away for storage; "where should we stow the vegetables?"; "I couldn't store all the books in the attic so I sold some"
  3. an electronic memory device; "a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached"
  4. a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
  5. a depository for goods; "storehouses were built close to the docks"
  6. a supply of something available for future use; "he brought back a large store of Cuban cigars"
  1. a white crystalline carbohydrate used as a sweetener and preservative
  2. informal terms for money
  3. an essential structural component of living cells and source of energy for animals; includes simple sugars with small molecules as well as macromolecular substances; are classified according to the number of monosaccharide groups they contain
  4. sweeten with sugar; "sugar your tea"
  1. fill with tears or shed tears; "Her eyes were tearing"
  2. strip of feathers; "pull a chicken"; "pluck the capon"
  3. to separate or be separated by force; "planks were in danger of being torn from the crossbars"
  4. the act of tearing; "he took the manuscript in both hands and gave it a mighty tear"
  5. separate or cause to separate abruptly; "The rope snapped"; "tear the paper"
  6. an occasion for excessive eating or drinking; "they went on a bust that lasted three days"
  7. move quickly and violently; "The car tore down the street"; "He came charging into my office"
  8. a drop of the clear salty saline solution secreted by the lacrimal glands; "his story brought tears to her eyes"
  9. an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart; "there was a rip in his pants"; "she had snags in her stockings"
  10. the process of shedding tears (usually accompanied by sobs or other inarticulate sounds); "I hate to hear the crying of a child"; "she
  1. a persistent illogical feeling of desire or aversion; "he has a thing about seafood"; "she has a thing about him"
  2. a special situation; "this thing has got to end"; "it is a remarkable thing"
  3. a separate and self-contained entity
  4. an action; "how could you do such a thing?"
  5. an artifact; "how does this thing work?"
  6. an entity that is not named specifically; "I couldn't tell what the thing was"
  7. any attribute or quality considered as having its own existence; "the thing I like about her is ..."
  8. a vaguely specified concern; "several matters to attend to"; "it is none of your affair"; "things are going well"
  9. a special abstraction; "a thing of the spirit"; "things of the heart"
  10. a special objective; "the thing is to stay in bounds"
  11. a statement regarded as an object; "to say the same thing in other terms"; "how can you say such a thing?"
  12. an event; "a funny thing happened on the way to the.
  1. place or put with great energy; "She threw the blanket around the child"; "thrust the money in the hands of the beggar"
  2. propel through the air; "throw a frisbee"
  3. cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation; "switch on the light"; "throw the lever"
  4. get rid of; "he shed his image as a pushy boss"; "shed your clothes"
  5. cause to fall off; "The horse threw its inexperienced rider"
  6. put or send forth; "She threw the flashlight beam into the corner"; "The setting sun threw long shadows"; "cast a spell"; "cast a warm light"
  7. make on a potter's wheel; "she threw a beautiful teapot"
  8. organize or be responsible for; "hold a reception"; "have, throw, or make a party"; "give a course"
  9. cause to be confused emotionally
  10. move violently, energetically, or carelessly; "She threw herself forwards"
  11. the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist); "the catcher made a
  1. 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"
  2. a suitable moment; "it is time to go"
  3. 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"
  4. British broadsheet newspaper
  5. 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"
  6. an arithmetic operation that is the inverse of division; the product of two numbers is computed; "the multiplication of four by three gives twelve"; "four times three equals twelve"
  7. regulate or set the time of; "time the clock"
  8. a more or less definite period of time now or previously present; "it was a sign of the times"
  9. the continuum of experience in which
  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. copy by following the lines of the original drawing on a transparent sheet placed upon it; make a tracing of; "trace a design"; "trace a pattern"
  2. either of two lines that connect a horse's harness to a wagon or other vehicle or to a whiffletree
  3. make one's course or travel along a path; travel or pass over, around, or along; "The children traced along the edge of the dark forest"; "The women traced the pasture"
  4. a drawing created by superimposing a semitransparent sheet of paper on the original image and copying on it the lines of the original image
  5. pursue or chase relentlessly; "The hunters traced the deer into the woods"; "the detectives hounded the suspect until they found him"
  6. an indication that something has been present; "there wasn't a trace of evidence for the claim"; "a tincture of condescension"
  7. to go back over again; "we retraced the route we took last summer"; "trace your path"
  8. a visible mark (as a footprin
  1. be traded at a certain price or under certain conditions; "The stock traded around $20 a share"
  2. the skilled practice of a practical occupation; "he learned his trade as an apprentice"
  3. the commercial exchange (buying and selling on domestic or international markets) of goods and services; "Venice was an important center of trade with the East"; "they are accused of conspiring to constrain trade"
  4. the business given to a commercial establishment by its customers; "even before noon there was a considerable patronage"
  5. an equal exchange; "we had no money so we had to live by barter"
  6. a particular instance of buying or selling; "it was a package deal"; "I had no further trade with him"; "he's a master of the business deal"
  7. people who perform a particular kind of skilled work; "he represented the craft of brewers"; "as they say in the trade"
  8. steady winds blowing from east to west above and below the equator; "they rode the tr
  1. a handcart that has a frame with two low wheels and a ledge at the bottom and handles at the top; used to move crates or other heavy objects
  2. an automotive vehicle suitable for hauling
  3. convey (goods etc.) by truck; "truck fresh vegetables across the mountains"
  1. a piece of poetry
  2. a line of metrical text
  3. literature in metrical form
  4. familiarize through thorough study or experience; "She versed herself in Roman archeology"
  5. compose verses or put into verse; "He versified the ancient saga"
  1. something that remunerates;
  2. carry on (wars, battles, or campaigns); "Napoleon and Hitler waged war against all of Europe"
  3. a recompense for worthy acts or retribution for wrongdoing; "the wages of sin is death"; "virtue is its own reward"
  1. a silly and inept person; someone who is regarded as stupid
  1. (usually in the plural) trousers made of flannel or gabardine or tweed or white cloth
  2. anemic looking from illness or emotion; "a face turned ashen"; "the invalid's blanched cheeks"; "tried to speak with bloodless lips"; "a face livid with shock"; "lips...livid with the hue of death"- Mary W. Shelley; "lips white with terror"; "a face white with rage"
  3. (board games) the lighter pieces
  4. (of hair) having lost its color; "the white hairs of old age"
  5. the quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black)
  6. (of coffee) having cream or milk added
  7. turn white; "This detergent will whiten your laundry"
  8. the white part of an egg; the nutritive and protective gelatinous substance surrounding the yolk consisting mainly of albumin dissolved in water; "she separated the whites from the yolks of several eggs"
  9. (of a surface) not written or printed on; "blank pages"; "fill in t

8 letter answer(s) to _empty_

  1. the elementary stages of any subject (usually plural); "he mastered only the rudiments of geometry"
  2. a character set that includes letters and is used to write a language
  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. capital and largest city of Serbia and Montenegro; situated on the Danube
  1. Plural of brother
  2. Male relations
  1. a list or register of events (appointments or social events or court cases etc); "I have you on my calendar for next Monday"
  2. a tabular array of the days (usually for one year)
  3. a system of timekeeping that defines the beginning and length and divisions of the year
  4. enter into a calendar
  1. a person who chooses or selects out
  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 baseball playing field
  2. the area of a baseball field that is enclosed by 3 bases and home plate
  3. a playing card in the minor suit that has one or more red rhombuses on it; "he led a small diamond"; "diamonds were trumps"
  4. a transparent piece of diamond that has been cut and polished and is valued as a precious gem
  5. a parallelogram with four equal sides; an oblique-angled equilateral parallelogram
  6. very hard native crystalline carbon valued as a gem
  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. your basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to base belief; "the evidence that smoking causes lung cancer is very compelling"
  2. provide evidence for; stand as proof of; show by one's behavior, attitude, or external attributes;
  3. an indication that makes something evident; "his trembling was evidence of his fear"
  4. give evidence; "he was telling on all his former colleague"
  5. (law) all the means by which any alleged matter of fact whose truth is investigated at judicial trial is established or disproved
  6. provide evidence for; "The blood test showed that he was the father"; "Her behavior testified to her incompetence"
  1. vulnerability to the elements; to the action of heat or cold or wind or rain; "exposure to the weather" or "they died from exposure";
  2. aspect resulting from the direction a building or window faces; "the studio had a northern exposure"
  3. the disclosure of something secret; "they feared exposure of their campaign plans"
  4. the intensity of light falling on a photographic film or plate; "he used the wrong exposure"
  5. the state of being vulnerable or exposed; "his vulnerability to litigation"; "his exposure to ridicule"
  6. the act of subjecting someone to an influencing experience; "she denounced the exposure of children to pornography"
  7. abandoning without shelter or protection (as by leaving as infant out in the open)
  8. presentation to view in an open or public manner; "the exposure of his anger was shocking"
  9. the act of exposing film to light
  10. a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transpa
  1. the capital of Bermuda
  2. a port city in southeastern Ontario at the western end of Lake Ontario
  3. United States statesman and leader of the Federalists; as the first Secretary of the Treasury he establish a federal bank; was mortally wounded in a duel with Aaron Burr (1755-1804)
  4. United States toxicologist known for her work on industrial poisons (1869-1970)
  5. English beauty who was the mistress of Admiral Nelson (1765-1815)
  6. Irish mathematician (1806-1865)
  1. add as part of something else; put in as part of a set, group, or category; "We must include this chemical element in the group"
  2. consider as part of something; "I include you in the list of culprits"
  3. allow participation in or the right to be part of; permit to exercise the rights, functions, and responsibilities of; "admit someone to the profession"; "She was admitted to the New Jersey Bar"
  4. enclosed in the same envelope or package; "the included check"
  5. have as a part, be made up out of; "The list includes the names of many famous writers"
  1. the mental faculty or power of vocal communication; "language sets homo sapiens apart from all other animals"
  2. the cognitive processes involved in producing and understanding linguistic communication; "he didn't have the language to express his feelings"
  3. a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols; "he taught foreign languages"; "the language introduced is standard throughout the text"; "the speed with which a program can be executed depends on the language in which it is written"
  4. a system of words used to name things in a particular discipline; "legal terminology"; "biological nomenclature"; "the language of sociology"
  5. the text of a popular song or musical-comedy number; "his compositions always started with the lyrics"; "he wrote both words and music"; "the song uses colloquial language"
  6. (language) communication by word of mouth; "his speech was garbled"; "he uttered harsh language"; "he recorded th
  1. long-horned beef cattle formerly common in southwestern United States
  1. 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"
  2. (elections) more than half of the votes
  3. the age at which persons are considered competent to manage their own affairs
  1. inside the country; "the British Home Office has broader responsibilities than the United States Department of the Interior"; "the nation's internal politics"
  2. concerned with or applicable to or belonging to an entire nation or country; "the national government"; "national elections"; "of national concern"; "the national highway system"; "national forests"
  3. limited to or in the interests of a particular nation; "national interests"; "isolationism is a strictly national policy"
  4. owned or maintained for the public by the national government; "national parks"
  5. of or relating to or belonging to a nation or country; "national hero"; "national anthem"; "a national landmark"
  6. of or relating to nationality; "national origin"
  7. characteristic of or peculiar to the people of a nation; "a national trait"
  8. a person who owes allegiance to that nation; "a monarch has a duty to his subjects"
  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. cause to feel resentment or indignation; "Her tactless remark offended me"
  2. hurt the feelings of; "She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests"; "This remark really bruised my ego"
  3. strike with disgust or revulsion;
  4. act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises;
  5. hurt or upset; "she looked offended"; "face had a pained and puzzled expression"
  1. an apparatus consisting of an object mounted so that it swings freely under the influence of gravity
  1. Roman POLANSKI: Film director
  1. pierce with a pointed object; make a hole into; "puncture a tire"
  2. make by piercing; "puncture a hole"
  3. the act of puncturing or perforating
  4. a small hole made by a sharp object
  5. be pierced or punctured; "The tire punctured"
  6. loss of air pressure in a tire when a hole is made by some sharp object
  7. cause to lose air pressure or collapse by piercing; "puncture an air balloon"
  8. reduce or lessen the size or importance of; "The bad review of his work deflated his self-confidence"
  1. place in doubt or express doubtful speculation; "I wonder whether this was the right thing to do"; "she wondered whether it would snow tonight"
  2. 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"
  3. the subject matter at issue;
  4. an informal reference to a marriage proposal; "he was ready to pop the question"
  5. 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"
  6. pose a question
  7. an instance of questioning; "there was a question about my training"; "we made inquiries of all those who were present"
  8. pose a series of questions to; "The suspect was questioned by the police"; "We questioned the survivor about the details of the explosion"
  9. a sentence of inquiry that asks for a reply; "he asked a direct question"; "he had t
  1. the state that precedes vomiting
  2. defectiveness or unsoundness; "drugs have become a sickness they cannot cure"; "a great sickness of his judgment"
  3. impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism
  1. a kind of arboreal rodent having a long bushy tail
  2. the fur of a squirrel
  1. conforming to or constituting a standard of measurement or value; or of the usual or regularized or accepted kind; "windows of standard width"; "standard sizes"; "the standard fixtures"; "standard brands"; "standard operating procedure"
  2. the value behind the money in a monetary system
  3. conforming to the established language usage of educated native speakers; "standard English" (American); "received standard English is sometimes called the King's English" (British)
  4. a board measure = 1980 board feet
  5. Normal
  6. any distinctive flag
  7. commonly used or supplied; "standard procedure"; "standard car equipment"
  8. an upright pole or beam (especially one used as a support); "distance was marked by standards every mile"; "lamps supported on standards provided illumination"
  9. regularly and widely used or sold; "a standard size"; "a stock item"
  10. the ideal in terms of which something can be judged; "they live by the standards
  1. an inclination to support or be loyal to or to agree with an opinion; "his sympathies were always with the underdog"; "I knew I could count on his understanding"
  2. sharing the feelings of others (especially feelings of sorrow or anguish)
  3. a relation of affinity or harmony between people; whatever affects one correspondingly affects the other; "the two of them were in close sympathy"
  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. the organized beliefs of a period or group or individual; "19th century thought"; "Darwinian thought"
  2. the process of using your mind to consider something carefully; "thinking always made him frown"; "she paused for thought"
  3. the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about; "it was not a good idea"; "the thought never entered my mind"
  4. 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?"
  1. at the same time; "we graduated together"
  2. with cooperation and interchange; "we worked together on the project"
  3. mentally and emotionally stable; "she's really together"
  4. with a common plan; "act in concert"
  5. in contact with each other or in proximity; "the leaves stuck together"
  6. assembled in one place; "we were gathered together"
  7. in each other's company; "we went to the movies together"; "the family that prays together stays together"
  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. the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face
  2. a long stiff hair growing from the snout or brow of most mammals as e.g. a cat
  3. a very small distance or space; "they escaped by a hair's-breadth"; "they lost the election by a whisker"
  4. furnish with whiskers; "a whiskered jersey"
  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)

6 letter answer(s) to _empty_

  1. a temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to
  2. a list of matters to be taken up (as at a meeting)
  1. dead; "he is deceased"; "our dear departed friend"
  2. in a state of sleep; "were all asleep when the phone rang"; "fell asleep at the wheel"
  3. lacking sensation; "my foot is asleep"; "numb with cold"
  4. into a sleeping state; "he fell asleep"
  5. in the sleep of death
  1. English novelist noted for her insightful portrayals of middle-class families (1775-1817)
  1. (chess) a piece that can be moved diagonally over unoccupied squares of the same color
  2. port wine mulled with oranges and cloves
  3. a senior member of the Christian clergy having spiritual and administrative authority; appointed in Christian churches to oversee priests or ministers; considered in some churches to be successors of the twelve Apostles of Christ
  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. a glass or plastic vessel used for storing drinks or other liquids; typically cylindrical without handles and with a narrow neck that can be plugged or capped
  2. a vessel fitted with a flexible teat and filled with milk or formula; used as a substitute for breast feeding infants and very young children
  3. the quantity contained in a bottle
  4. put into bottles; "bottle the mineral water"
  5. store (liquids or gases) in bottles
  1. a felt hat that is round and hard with a narrow brim
  2. a player who rolls balls down an alley at pins
  3. a cricketer who delivers the ball to the batsman in cricket
  1. make a bridge across; "bridge a river"
  2. any of various card games based on whist for four players
  3. cross over on a bridge
  4. a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
  5. connect or reduce the distance between
  6. an upper deck where a ship is steered and the captain stands
  7. the link between two lenses; rests on the nose
  8. a denture anchored to teeth on either side of missing teeth
  9. a wooden support that holds the strings up
  10. a circuit consisting of two branches (4 arms arranged in a diamond configuration) across which a meter is connected
  11. the hard ridge that forms the upper part of the nose; "her glasses left marks on the bridge of her nose"
  12. something resembling a bridge in form or function; "his letters provided a bridge across the centuries"
  1. the fourth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about June 21 to July 22
  2. a small zodiacal constellation in the northern hemisphere; between Leo and Gemini
  3. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Cancer
  4. 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
  5. type genus of the family Cancridae
  1. someone whose work is driving carts
  2. 39th President of the United States (1924-)
  3. Englishman and Egyptologist who in 1922 discovered and excavated the tomb of Tutankhamen (1873-1939)
  4. Carrier
  1. become deeper in tone; "His voice began to change when he was 12 years old"; "Her voice deepened when she whispered the password"
  2. change from one vehicle or transportation line to another; "She changed in Chicago on her way to the East coast"
  3. give to, and receive from, one another; "Would you change places with me?"; "We have been exchanging letters for a year"
  4. the action of changing something; "the change of government had no impact on the economy"; "his change on abortion cost him the election"
  5. a different or fresh set of clothes; "she brought a change in her overnight bag"
  6. a thing that is different; "he inspected several changes before selecting one"
  7. a difference that is usually pleasant; "he goes to France for variety"; "it is a refreshing change to meet a woman mechanic"
  8. an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another; "the change was intended to increase sales"; "this storm is cert
  1. utter in unison; "`yes,' the children chorused"
  2. sing in a choir
  3. the part of a song where a soloist is joined by a group of singers
  4. any utterance produced simultaneously by a group; "a chorus of boos"
  5. a group of people assembled to sing together
  6. a company of actors who comment (by speaking or singing in unison) on the action in a classical Greek play
  7. a body of dancers or singers who perform together
  1. anything worn or placed about the neck; "the thief was forced to wear a heavy wooden collar"; "a collar of flowers was placed about the neck of the winning horse"
  2. (zoology) an encircling band or marking around the neck of any animal
  3. take into custody; "the police nabbed the suspected criminals"
  4. furnish with a collar; "collar the dog"
  5. seize by the neck or collar
  6. the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
  7. a figurative restraint; "asked for a collar on program trading in the stock market"; "kept a tight leash on his emotions"; "he's always gotten a long leash"
  8. necklace that fits tightly around a woman's neck
  9. a band that fits around the neck and is usually folded over
  10. a band of leather or rope that is placed around an animal's neck as a harness or to identify it
  11. the stitching that forms the rim of a shoe or boot
  12. <
  1. the appearance of objects (or light sources) described in terms of a person's perception of their hue and lightness (or brightness) and saturation
  2. an outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading;
  3. having or capable of producing colors;
  4. a visual attribute of things that results from the light they emit or transmit or reflect;
  5. the timbre of a musical sound; "the recording fails to capture the true color of the original music"
  6. interest and variety and intensity;
  7. (physics) the characteristic of quarks that determines their role in the strong interaction;
  8. a race with skin pigmentation different from the white race
  9. change color, often in an undesired manner;
  10. any material used for its color;
  11. add color to;
  12. affect as in thought or feeling;
  13. give a deceptive explanation or excuse for;
  14. decorate with colors;
  15. modify or bias;
  1. the intersection of two streets; "standing on the corner watching all the girls go by"
  2. (architecture) solid exterior angle of a building; especially one formed by a cornerstone
  3. an interior angle formed by two meeting walls; "a piano was in one corner of the room"
  4. turn a corner; "the car corners"
  5. the point where two lines meet or intersect; "the corners of a rectangle"
  6. force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape
  7. a place off to the side of an area; "he tripled to the rightfield corner"; "the southeastern corner of the Mediterranean"
  8. gain control over; "corner the gold market"
  9. a remote area; "in many corners of the world they still practice slavery"
  10. the point where three areas or surfaces meet or intersect; "the corners of a cube"
  11. a projecting part where two sides or edges meet; "he knocked off the corners"
  12. a small concavity
  13. a predicament from
  1. provincial capital of the Northern Territory of Australia
  2. English natural scientist who formulated a theory of evolution by natural selection (1809-1882)
  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 golf club (a wood) with a near vertical face that is used for hitting long shots from the tee
  2. (computer science) a program that determines how a computer will communicate with a peripheral device
  3. the operator of a motor vehicle
  4. a golfer who hits the golf ball with a driver
  5. someone who drives animals that pull a vehicle
  1. A city on the Firth of Tay in eastern Scotland.
  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. a plant originally cultivated but now growing wild
  2. the act of escaping physically; "he made his escape from the mental hospital"; "the canary escaped from its cage"; "his flight was an indication of his guilt"
  3. issue or leak, as from a small opening; "Gas escaped into the bedroom"
  4. a means or way of escaping; "hard work was his escape from worry"; "they installed a second hatch as an escape"; "their escape route"
  5. fail to experience; "Fortunately, I missed the hurricane"
  6. an avoidance of danger or difficulty; "that was a narrow escape"
  7. escape potentially unpleasant consequences; get away with a forbidden action; "She gets away with murder!"; "I couldn't get out from under these responsibilities"
  8. an inclination to retreat from unpleasant realities through diversion or fantasy; "romantic novels were her escape from the stress of daily life"; "his alcohol problem was a form of escapism"
  9. nonperformance of
  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. To trifle; to toy. -- v. t. To fondle; to dandle.
  1. the musical interval between one note and another four notes away from it
  2. in the fourth place; "fourthly, you must pay the rent on the first of the month"
  3. one of four equal parts; "a quarter of a pound"
  4. following the third position; number four in a countable series
  5. coming next after the third and just before the fifth in position or time or degree or magnitude; "the quaternary period of geologic time extends from the end of the tertiary period to the present"
  1. work in the garden; "My hobby is gardening"
  2. a plot of ground where plants are cultivated
  3. a yard or lawn adjoining a house
  4. the flowers or vegetables or fruits or herbs that are cultivated in a garden
  1. someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality; "Mozart was a child genius";
  2. unusual mental ability
  3. a natural talent; "he has a genius for interior decorating"
  4. exceptional creative ability
  1. an assumption that is taken for granted
  1. the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface
  2. (art) the surface (as a wall or canvas) prepared to take the paint for a painting
  3. use as a basis for; found on;
  4. a connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth (which is taken to be at zero voltage)
  5. instruct someone in the fundamentals of a subject
  6. a relatively homogeneous percept extending back of the figure on which attention is focused
  7. connect to a ground; "ground the electrical connections for safety reasons"
  8. the part of a scene (or picture) that lies behind objects in the foreground; "he posed her against a background of rolling hills"
  9. fix firmly and stably; "anchor the lamppost in concrete"
  10. a position to be won or defended in battle (or as if in battle); "they gained ground step by step"; "they fought to regain the lost ground"
  11. cover with a primer; apply a primer to
  1. a stringed instrument usually having six strings; played by strumming or plucking
  1. the abode of God and the angels
  2. any place of complete bliss and delight and peace
  1. German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945)
  1. a game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of six skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents' goal with angled sticks
  2. a game resembling ice hockey that is played on an open field; two opposing teams use curved sticks try to drive a ball into the opponents' net
  1. put into a good mood
  2. the trait of appreciating (and being able to express) the humorous; "she didn't appreciate my humor"; "you can't survive in the army without a sense of humor"
  3. the quality of being funny; "I fail to see the humor in it"
  4. the liquid parts of the body
  5. (Middle Ages) one of the four fluids in the body whose balance was believed to determine your emotional and physical state; "the humors are blood and phlegm and yellow and black bile"
  6. a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter
  7. a characteristic (habitual or relatively temporary) state of feeling; "whether he praised or cursed me depended on his temper at the time"; "he was in a bad humor"
  1. a zone or area resembling an island
  2. a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water
  1. United States comedian and actor in silent films noted for his acrobatic skills and deadpan face (1895-1966)
  1. English economist who advocated the use of government monetary and fiscal policy to maintain full employment without inflation (1883-1946)
  1. productive work (especially physical work done for wages); "his labor did not require a great deal of skill"
  2. a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages; "there is a shortage of skilled labor in this field"
  3. a political party formed in Great Britain in 1900; characterized by the promotion of labor's interests and formerly the socialization of key industries
  4. concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child; "she was in labor for six hours"
  5. strive and make an effort to reach a goal; "She tugged for years to make a decent living"; "We have to push a little to make the deadline!"; "She is driving away at her doctoral thesis"
  6. work hard; "She was digging away at her math homework"; "Lexicographers drudge all day long"
  1. the visual effect of illumination on objects or scenes as created in pictures; "he could paint the lightest light and the darkest dark"
  2. alight from (a horse)
  3. merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance; "he had a sparkle in his eye"; "there's a perpetual twinkle in his eyes"
  4. to come to rest, settle; "Misfortune lighted upon him"
  5. the quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light; "its luminosity is measured relative to that of our sun"
  6. fall to somebody by assignment or lot; "The task fell to me"; "It fell to me to notify the parents of the victims"
  7. public awareness; "it brought the scandal to light"
  8. cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat; "Great heat can ignite almost any dry matter"; "Light a cigarette"
  9. mental understanding as an enlightening experience; "he finally saw the light"; "can you shed light on this problem?"
  10. a particular perspective
  1. a small amount or duration; "he accepted the little they gave him"
  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. limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a little dining room"; "a little house"; "a small car"; "a little (or small) group"
  5. not much; "he talked little about his family"
  1. a room (as in a hotel or airport) with seating where people can wait
  2. an upholstered seat for more than one person
  3. sit or recline comfortably; "He was lounging on the sofa"
  4. be about; "The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square"; "Who is this man that is hanging around the department?"
  5. Rested
  1. a diacritical mark (-) placed above a vowel to indicate a long sound
  2. Emmanuel Macron, President of France from 2017.
  1. 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"
  2. an unmarried girl (especially a virgin)
  3. (cricket) an over in which no runs are scored
  1. how something is done or how it happens; "her dignified manner"; "his rapid manner of talking"; "their nomadic mode of existence"; "in the characteristic New York style"; "a lonely way of life"; "in an abrasive fashion"
  2. a kind; "what manner of man are you?"
  3. a way of acting or behaving
  1. Scottish physician who discovered that elephantiasis is spread by mosquitos and suggested that mosquitos also spread malaria (1844-1922)
  1. predacious long-bodied large-eyed insect of warm regions; rests with forelimbs raised as in prayer
  1. presiding officer of a school
  2. have a firm understanding or knowledge of; be on top of; "Do you control these data?"
  3. an artist of consummate skill; "a master of the violin"; "one of the old masters"
  4. be or become completely proficient or skilled in; "She mastered Japanese in less than two years"
  5. an authority qualified to teach apprentices
  6. get on top of; deal with successfully; "He overcame his shyness"
  7. directs the work of others
  8. have dominance or the power to defeat over; "Her pain completely mastered her"; "The methods can master the problems"
  9. someone who holds a master's degree from academic institution
  10. an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship
  11. most important element;
  12. a person who has general authority over others
  13. a combatant who is able to defeat rivals
  14. an original creation (i.e., an audio recording) from which copies can be made
  15. key t
  1. have weight; have import, carry weight; "It does not matter much"
  2. that which has mass and occupies space; "physicists study both the nature of matter and the forces which govern it"
  3. (used with negation) having consequence; "they were friends and it was no matter who won the games"
  4. a vaguely specified concern; "several matters to attend to"; "it is none of your affair"; "things are going well"
  5. a problem; "is anything the matter?"
  6. some situation or event that is thought about;
  7. written works (especially in books or magazines); "he always took some reading matter with him on the plane"
  1. a federation of tribes (especially Native American tribes); "the Shawnee nation"
  2. United States prohibitionist who raided saloons and destroyed bottles of liquor with a hatchet (1846-1911)
  3. the people who live in a nation or country;
  4. a politically organized body of people under a single government;
  1. the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals;
  2. enumerate;
  3. a numeral or string of numerals that is used for identification;
  4. the number is used in calling a particular telephone;
  5. give numbers to; "You should number the pages of the thesis"
  6. one of a series published periodically;
  7. a symbol used to represent a number;
  8. a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program;
  9. a concept of quantity involving zero and units;
  1. a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
  2. the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group; "the function of a teacher"; "the government must do its part"; "play its role"
  3. a religious rite or service prescribed by ecclesiastical authorities; "the offices of the mass"
  4. place of business where professional or clerical duties are performed; "he rented an office in the new building"
  5. an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
  6. professional or clerical workers in an office; "the whole office was late the morning of the blizzard"
  7. (of a government or government official) holding an office means being in power; "being in office already gives a candidate a great advantage"; "during his first year in office"; "during his first year in power"; "the power of the president"
  1. United States jazz musician who influenced the style of Louis Armstrong (1885-1938)
  1. official residence of an exalted person (as a sovereign)
  2. a large and stately mansion
  3. a large ornate exhibition hall
  4. the governing group of a kingdom; "the palace issued an order binding on all subjects"
  1. interrupt temporarily an activity before continuing; "The speaker paused"
  2. temporary inactivity
  3. a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something
  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. English dramatist whose plays are characterized by silences and the use of inaction (born in 1930)
  1. trim with piping; "pipe the skirt"
  2. play on a pipe; "pipe a tune"
  3. transport by pipeline; "pipe oil, water, and gas into the desert"
  4. playing a pipe or the bagpipes
  5. a long tube made of metal or plastic that is used to carry water or oil or gas etc.
  6. a thin strip of covered cord used to edge hems
  7. (used of heat) extremely; "the casserole was piping hot"
  8. utter a shrill cry
  1. put in one's pocket; "He pocketed the change"
  2. take unlawfully
  3. a small pouch inside a garment for carrying small articles
  4. an opening at the corner or on the side of a billiard table into which billiard balls are struck
  5. (anatomy) saclike structure in any of various animals (as a marsupial or gopher or pelican)
  6. a small isolated group of people; "they were concentrated in pockets inside the city"; "the battle was won except for cleaning up pockets of resistance"
  7. a local region of low pressure or descending air that causes a plane to lose height suddenly
  8. a supply of money; "they dipped into the taxpayers' pockets"
  9. a hollow concave shape made by removing something
  10. (bowling) the space between the headpin and the pins behind it on the right or left; "the ball hit the pocket and gave him a perfect strike"
  11. an enclosed space; "the trapped miners found a pocket of air"
  1. the force of policemen and officers; "the law came looking for him"
  2. maintain the security of by carrying out a patrol
  1. pleasing by delicacy or grace; not imposing; "pretty girl"; "pretty song"; "pretty room"
  2. (used ironically) unexpectedly bad; "a pretty mess"; "a pretty kettle of fish"
  3. more attractive
  4. to a moderately sufficient extent or degree;
  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. someone who reads manuscripts and judges their suitability for publication
  2. someone who contracts to receive and pay for a service or a certain number of issues of a publication
  3. one of a series of texts for students learning to read
  4. a public lecturer at certain universities
  5. someone who reads the lessons in a church service; someone ordained in a minor order of the Roman Catholic Church
  6. someone who reads proof in order to find errors and mark corrections
  7. a person who enjoys reading
  8. a person who can read; a literate person
  1. (horseshoes) the successful throw of a horseshoe or quoit so as to encircle a stake or peg
  2. a contestant entered in a competition under false pretenses
  3. a person who is almost identical to another
  4. a person who rings church bells (as for summoning the congregation)
  1. rise to one's feet; "The audience got up and applauded"
  2. coming to maturity; "the rising generation"
  3. come to the surface
  4. sloping upward
  5. take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance
  6. advancing or becoming higher or greater in degree or value or status; "a rising trend"; "a rising market"
  7. come into existence; take on form or shape;
  8. rise up; "The building rose before them"
  9. get up and out of bed; "I get up at 7 A.M. every day"; "They rose early"; "He uprose at night"
  10. return from the dead; "Christ is risen!"; "The dead are to uprise"
  11. increase in value or to a higher point; "prices climbed steeply"; "the value of our house rose sharply last year"
  12. rise in rank or status; "Her new novel jumped high on the bestseller list"
  13. become more extreme; "The tension heightened"
  14. go up or advance; "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered"
  15. exert oneself to
  1. food mixtures either arranged on a plate or tossed and served with a moist dressing; usually consisting of or including greens
  1. any of various large food and game fishes of northern waters; usually migrate from salt to fresh water to spawn
  2. a pale pinkish orange color
  3. of orange tinged with pink
  4. flesh of any of various marine or freshwater fish of the family Salmonidae
  5. a tributary of the Snake River in Idaho
  1. A concave molding used especially in classical architecture.
  1. a man who serves as a sailor
  2. muckraking United States journalist who exposed bad conditions in mental institutions (1867-1922)
  1. make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else; moderate; "she tempered her criticism"
  2. 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"
  3. make fit; "This trip will season even the hardiest traveller"
  4. a recurrent time marked by major holidays; "it was the Christmas season"
  5. lend flavor to; "Season the chicken breast after roasting it"
  6. 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"
  1. a speech seconding a motion; "do I hear a second?"
  2. the official attendant of a contestant in a duel or boxing match
  3. a 60th part of a minute of arc; "the treasure is 2 minutes and 45 seconds south of here"
  4. transfer an employee to a different, temporary assignment; "The officer was seconded for duty overseas"
  5. following the first in an ordering or series; "he came in a close second"
  6. give support or one's approval to; "I'll second that motion"; "I can't back this plan"; "endorse a new project"
  7. Second - 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
  8. a part or voice or instrument or orchestra section lower in pitch than or subordinate to the first; "second flute"; "the second violins"
  9. a particular point in time; "the moment he arrived the party began"
  10. coming next after the first in position in space or time or degree or magnitude
  11. an indefinitely short
  1. (mathematics) the sum of a finite or infinite sequence of expressions
  2. a periodical that appears at scheduled times
  3. a serialized set of programs; "a comedy series"; "the Masterworks concert series"
  4. (sports) several contests played successively by the same teams; "the visiting team swept the series"
  5. similar things placed in order or happening one after another; "they were investigating a series of bank robberies"
  6. a group of postage stamps having a common theme or a group of coins or currency selected as a group for study or collection; "the Post Office issued a series commemorating famous American entertainers"; "his coin collection included the complete series of Indian-head pennies"
  7. (electronics) connection of components in such a manner that current flows first through one and then through the other; "the voltage divider consisted of a series of fixed resistors"
  1. East Indian annual erect herb; source of sesame seed or benniseed and sesame oil
  1. expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively; "able to dazzle with his facile tongue"; "silver speech"
  2. having the white lustrous sheen of silver; "a land of silver (or silvern) rivers where the salmon leap"; "repeated scrubbings have given the wood a silvery sheen"
  3. silverware eating utensils
  4. of lustrous grey; covered with or tinged with the color of silver; "silvery hair"
  5. a trophy made of silver (or having the appearance of silver) that is usually awarded for winning second place in a competition
  6. made from or largely consisting of silver; "silver bracelets"
  7. a light shade of grey
  8. coins made of silver
  9. turn silver; "The man's hair silvered very attractively"
  10. a soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal; occurs in argentite and in free form; used in coins and jewelry and tableware and photography
  11. make silver in colo
  1. a fundamental emotional and activating principle determining one's character
  2. an inclination or tendency of a certain kind; "he had a change of heart"
  3. animation and energy in action or expression; "it was a heavy play and the actors tried in vain to give life to it"
  4. the intended meaning of a communication
  5. any incorporeal supernatural being that can become visible (or audible) to human beings
  6. the vital principle or animating force within living things
  7. the state of a person's emotions (especially with regard to pleasure or dejection); "his emotional state depended on her opinion"; "he was in good spirits"; "his spirit rose"
  8. the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people; "the feel of the city excited him"; "a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting"; "it had the smell of treason"
  9. infuse with spirit; "The company spirited him up"
  1. become widely known and passed on; "the rumor spread"; "the story went around in the office"
  2. distribute or disperse widely; "The invaders spread their language all over the country"
  3. act of extending over a wider scope or expanse of space or time
  4. become distributed or widespread; "the infection spread"; "Optimism spread among the population"
  5. decorative cover for a bed
  6. spread out or open from a closed or folded state; "open the map"; "spread your arms"
  7. farm consisting of a large tract of land along with facilities needed to raise livestock (especially cattle)
  8. distribute over a surface in a layer; "spread cheese on a piece of bread"
  9. a conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures; "gap between income and outgo"; "the spread between lending and borrowing costs"
  10. cover by spreading something over; "spread the bread with cheese"
  11. a haphazard distribution in all directions
  1. a light, self-propelled movement upwards or forwards
  2. develop suddenly; "The tire sprang a leak"
  3. a metal elastic device that returns to its shape or position when pushed or pulled or pressed; "the spring was broken"
  4. produce or disclose suddenly or unexpectedly; "He sprang these news on me just as I was leaving"
  5. the elasticity of something that can be stretched and returns to its original length
  6. spring back; spring away from an impact; "The rubber ball bounced"; "These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide"
  7. a point at which water issues forth
  8. move forward by leaps and bounds; "The horse bounded across the meadow"; "The child leapt across the puddle"; "Can you jump over the fence?"
  9. a natural flow of ground water
  10. develop into a distinctive entity; "our plans began to take shape"
  11. the season of growth; "the emerging buds were a sure sign of spring"; "he will hold office unt
  1. be compatible with; "one idea squares with another"
  2. cause to match, as of ideas or acts
  3. a hand tool consisting of two straight arms at right angles; used to construct or test right angles; "the carpenter who built this room must have lost his square"
  4. any artifact having a shape similar to a plane geometric figure with four equal sides and four right angles; "a checkerboard has 64 squares"
  5. an open area at the meeting of two or more streets
  6. a formal and conservative person with old-fashioned views
  7. firmly and solidly; "hit the ball squarely"; "the bat met the ball squarely"; "planted his great bulk square before his enemy"
  8. someone who doesn't understand what is going on
  9. in a square shape; "a squarely cut piece of paper"; "folded the sheet of paper square"
  10. the product of two equal terms; "nine is the second power of three"; "gravity is inversely proportional to the square of the distance"
  11. ri
  1. a game played in an enclosed court by two or four players who strike the ball with long-handled rackets
  2. edible fruit of a squash plant; eaten as a vegetable
  3. any of numerous annual trailing plants of the genus Cucurbita grown for their fleshy edible fruits
  4. to flatten
  5. to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition; "crush an aluminum can"; "squeeze a lemon"
  1. an attack that is intended to seize or inflict damage on or destroy an objective; "the strike was scheduled to begin at dawn"
  2. smooth with a strickle; "strickle the grain in the measure"
  3. a group's refusal to work in protest against low pay or bad work conditions; "the strike lasted more than a month before it was settled"
  4. deliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon; "The teacher struck the child"; "the opponent refused to strike"; "The boxer struck the attacker dead"
  5. a gentle blow
  6. remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line; "Please strike this remark from the record"; "scratch that remark"
  7. form by stamping, punching, or printing; "strike coins"; "strike a medal"
  8. produce by ignition or a blow; "strike fire from the flintstone"; "strike a match"
  9. have an emotional or cognitive impact upon;
  10. occupy or take on; "He assumes the lotus position"; "She took her seat on the stage"
  1. remove the stringy parts of; "string beans"
  2. a sequentially ordered set of things or events or ideas in which each successive member is related to the preceding; "a string of islands"; "train of mourners"; "a train of thought"
  3. string together; tie or fasten with a string; "string the package"
  4. (cosmology) a hypothetical one-dimensional subatomic particle having a concentration of energy and the dynamic properties of a flexible loop
  5. stretch out or arrange like a string
  6. a tough piece of fiber in vegetables, meat, or other food (especially the tough fibers connecting the two halves of a bean pod)
  7. move or come along
  8. stringed instruments that are played with a bow; "the strings played superlatively well"
  9. a necklace made by a stringing objects together; "a string of beads"; "a strand of pearls";
  10. a tie consisting of a cord that goes through a seam around an opening; "he pulled the drawstring and closed the
  1. a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs; "it was a sturdy table"
  2. food or meals in general; "she sets a fine table"; "room and board"
  3. a set of data arranged in rows and columns; "see table 1"
  4. a company of people assembled at a table for a meal or game; "he entertained the whole table with his witty remarks"
  5. flat tableland with steep edges; "the tribe was relatively safe on the mesa but they had to descend into the valley for water"
  6. arrange or enter in tabular form
  7. hold back to a later time; "let's postpone the exam"
  1. a tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena; "a scientific hypothesis that survives experimental testing becomes a scientific theory"; "he proposed a fresh theory of alkalis that later was accepted in chemical practices"
  2. a belief that can guide behavior; "the architect has a theory that more is less"; "they killed him on the theory that dead men tell no tales"
  3. a well-substantiated explanation of some aspect of the natural world; an organized system of accepted knowledge that applies in a variety of circumstances to explain a specific set of phenomena; "theories can incorporate facts and laws and tested hypotheses"; "true in fact and theory"
  1. a special abstraction; "a thing of the spirit"; "things of the heart"
  2. a special objective; "the thing is to stay in bounds"
  3. any movable possession (especially articles of clothing); "she packed her things and left"
  4. a statement regarded as an object; "to say the same thing in other terms"; "how can you say such a thing?"
  5. an event; "a funny thing happened on the way to the..."
  6. a persistent illogical feeling of desire or aversion; "he has a thing about seafood"; "she has a thing about him"
  7. a special situation; "this thing has got to end"; "it is a remarkable thing"
  8. a separate and self-contained entity
  9. an action; "how could you do such a thing?"
  10. an artifact; "how does this thing work?"
  11. an entity that is not named specifically; "I couldn't tell what the thing was"
  12. any attribute or quality considered as having its own existence; "the thing I like about her is ..."
  13. a vaguely
  1. the cardinal number that is the product of ten and three
  2. being ten more than twenty
  1. dig a trench or trenches; "The National Guardsmen were sent out to trench"
  2. cut a trench in, as for drainage; "ditch the land to drain it"; "trench the fields"
  3. set, plant, or bury in a trench; "trench the fallen soldiers"; "trench the vegetables"
  4. cut or carve deeply into; "letters trenched into the stone"
  5. fortify by surrounding with trenches; "He trenched his military camp"
  6. impinge or infringe upon; "This impinges on my rights as an individual"; "This matter entrenches on other domains"
  7. a ditch dug as a fortification having a parapet of the excavated earth
  8. any long ditch cut in the ground
  9. a long steep-sided depression in the ocean floor
  1. 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
  2. a person who does something thoughtless or annoying; "some joker is blocking the driveway"
  3. large gallinaceous bird with fan-shaped tail; widely domesticated for food
  4. 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"
  5. flesh of large domesticated fowl usually roasted
  1. English highwayman (1706-1739)
  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. (computer science) a rectangular part of a computer screen that contains a display different from the rest of the screen
  2. 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"
  3. a pane of glass in a window; "the ball shattered the window"
  4. an opening that resembles a window in appearance or function; "he could see them through a window in the trees"
  5. 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 attack would have succeeded"
  6. a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
  7. a transparent opening in a vehicle that allow vision out of the sides or back; usually is capable of being opened
  8. a transparent panel (as of an envelope) inserted in an
  1. remove or displace from a position
  2. gleam or glow intermittently; "The lights were flashing"
  3. emit or reflect light in a flickering manner; "Does a constellation twinkle more brightly than a single star?"
  4. edible marine gastropod
  5. small edible marine snail; steamed in wine or baked
  1. have a wish or desire to know something; "He wondered who had built this beautiful church"
  2. place in doubt or express doubtful speculation; "I wonder whether this was the right thing to do"; "she wondered whether it would snow tonight"
  3. be amazed at; "We marvelled at the child's linguistic abilities"
  4. a state in which you want to learn more about something
  5. something that causes feelings of wonder; "the wonders of modern science"
  6. the feeling aroused by something strange and surprising
  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. cowardly or treacherous; "the little yellow stain of treason"-M.W.Straight; "too yellow to stand and fight"
  5. yellow color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
  6. changed to a yellowish color by age; "yellowed parchment"
  7. typical of tabloids; "sensational journalistic reportage of the scandal"; "yellow press"
  8. fungal or viral disease of plants, characterised by discolouration and stunting
  9. turn yellow; "The pages of the book began to yellow"
  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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  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. 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. 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. United States actress; daughter of Maurice Barrymore and Georgiana Barrymore (1879-1959)
  2. United States actor; son of Maurice Barrymore and Georgiana Barrymore (1882-1942)
  3. United States actor; husband of Georgiana Emma Barrymore and father of Ethel Barrymore and John Barrymore and Lionel Barrymore (1847-1905)
  4. United States actress; daughter of John Drew and wife of Maurice Barrymore; mother of Ethel Barrymore and John Barrymore and Lionel Barrymore (1854-1893)
  5. United States actor; son of Maurice Barrymore and Georgiana Barrymore (1878-1954)
  1. a Christian holiday celebrating the birth of Christ; a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland
  2. period extending from Dec. 24 to Jan. 6
  1. subtly skillful handling of a situation
  2. wisdom in the management of public affairs
  3. negotiation between nations
  1. a container so designed that the contents can be used in prescribed amounts
  2. a person who dispenses
  1. five-toed pachyderm
  2. the symbol of the Republican Party; introduced in cartoons by Thomas Nast in 1874
  3. An Imperial paper size of 23 x 28 inches
  1. a hostile disagreement face-to-face
  2. a casual or unexpected convergence; "he still remembers their meeting in Paris"; "there was a brief encounter in the hallway"
  3. contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle; "Princeton plays Yale this weekend"; "Charlie likes to play Mary"
  4. come together; "I'll probably see you at the meeting"; "How nice to see you again!"
  5. 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"
  6. be beset by; "The project ran into numerous financial difficulties"
  7. experience as a reaction; "My proposal met with much opposition"
  8. Met
  9. a casual meeting with a person or thing
  10. a minor short-term fight
  1. gossip spread by spoken communication; "the news of their affair was spread by word of mouth"
  2. any of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries
  1. of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis; "a crucial moment in his career"; "a crucial election"; "a crucial issue for women"
  2. of great significance or value; "important people"; "the important questions of the day"
  3. having or suggesting a consciousness of high position; "recited the decree with an important air"; "took long important strides in the direction of his office"
  4. having authority or ascendancy or influence; "an important official"; "the captain's authoritative manner"
  5. important in effect or meaning; "a significant change in tax laws"; "a significant change in the Constitution"; "a significant contribution"; "significant details"; "statistically significant"
  1. four o'clocks
  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. close-fitting hosiery to cover the foot and leg; come in matched pairs (usually used in the plural)
  2. the activity of supplying a stock of something; "he supervised the stocking of the stream with trout"
  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

7 letter answer(s) to _empty_

  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. a state of lawlessness and disorder (usually resulting from a failure of government)
  1. (grammar) a determiner that may indicate the specificity of reference of a noun phrase
  2. a separate section of a legal document (as a statute or contract or will)
  3. bind by a contract; especially for a training period
  4. one of a class of artifacts; "an article of clothing"
  5. nonfictional prose forming an independent part of a publication
  1. a narrative poem of popular origin
  2. a narrative song with a recurrent refrain
  1. French physiologist noted for research on secretions of the alimentary canal and the glycogenic function of the liver (1813-1878)
  1. any of various small flat sweet cakes (`biscuit' is the British term)
  2. small round bread leavened with baking-powder or soda
  3. Unglazed porcelain
  1. someone who forces their way aboard ship; "stand by to repel boarders"
  2. a tenant in someone's house
  3. a pupil who lives at school during term time
  1. flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise; "babbling brooks"
  2. a dome-shaped covering made of transparent glass or plastic
  3. an impracticable and illusory idea; "he didn't want to burst the newcomer's bubble"
  4. 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"
  5. a hollow globule of gas (e.g., air or carbon dioxide)
  6. Suds
  7. expel gas from the stomach; "In China it is polite to burp at the table"
  8. form, produce, or emit bubbles; "The soup was bubbling"
  9. cause to form bubbles; "bubble gas through a liquid"
  10. rise in bubbles or as if in bubbles; "bubble to the surface"
  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. the common European short-winged hawk
  2. a New World vulture that is common in South America and Central America and the southern United States
  1. plural of camera
  1. a binary compound of carbon with a more electropositive element
  1. promise of reward as in "carrot and stick"; "used the carrot of subsidized housing for the workers to get their vote";
  2. orange root; important source of carotene
  3. perennial plant widely cultivated as an annual in many varieties for its long conical orange edible roots; temperate and tropical regions
  4. deep orange edible root of the cultivated carrot plant
  1. A familiar nickname or substitute for Charles.
  1. (grammar) an expression including a subject and predicate but not constituting a complete sentence
  2. a separate section of a legal document (as a statute or contract or will)
  1. United States aviator who held several speed records and headed the women's Air Force pilots in World War II (1910-1980)
  1. small military unit; usually two or three platoons
  2. crew of a ship including the officers; the whole force or personnel of a ship
  3. 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"
  4. a social or business visitor; "the room was a mess because he hadn't expected company"
  5. be a companion to somebody
  6. the state of being with someone; "he missed their company"; "he enjoyed the society of his friends"
  7. an institution created to conduct business; "he only invests in large well-established companies"; "he started the company in his garage"
  8. a unit of firefighters including their equipment; "a hook-and-ladder company"
  9. a social gathering of guests or companions; "the house was filled with company when I arrived"
  10. organization of performers and associated personnel (especially theatrical); "the traveling company all st
  1. prepare for eating by applying heat; "Cook me dinner, please"; "can you make me an omelette?"; "fix breakfast for the guests, please"
  2. prepare a hot meal; "My husband doesn't cook"
  3. tamper, with the purpose of deception; "Fudge the figures"; "cook the books"; "falsify the data"
  4. 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"
  5. transform and make suitable for consumption by heating; "These potatoes have to cook for 20 minutes"
  6. transform by heating; "The apothecary cooked the medicinal mixture in a big iron kettle"
  1. usually refers to curly hair as in had him by the 'short and curlies'
  1. taking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music
  2. move in a pattern; usually to musical accompaniment; do or perform a dance; "My husband and I like to dance at home to the radio"
  3. move in a graceful and rhythmical way; "The young girl danced into the room"
  4. skip, leap, or move up and down or sideways; "Dancing flames"; "The children danced with joy"
  1. (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"
  2. a defendant's answer or plea denying the truth of the charges against him; "he gave evidence for the defense"
  3. a structure used to defend against attack; "the artillery battered down the defenses"
  4. the justification for some act or belief; "he offered a persuasive defense of the theory"
  5. 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"
  6. an organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack; "he joined the defense against invasion"
  7. the defendant and his legal advisors collectively; "the defense called for a mistrial"
  8. (sports) the team that is trying to prevent the other team from scoring; "his teams are always good on defen
  1. a personal journal (as a physical object)
  2. a daily written record of (usually personal) experiences and observations
  1. a large and hurried swallow; "he finished it at a single gulp"
  2. a dose of liquid medicine; "he took a sleeping draft"
  3. the depth of a vessel's keel below the surface (especially when loaded)
  4. a serving of drink (usually alcoholic) drawn from a keg; "they served beer on draft"
  5. a current of air (usually coming into a chimney or room or vehicle)
  6. make a blueprint of
  7. the act of moving a load by drawing or pulling
  1. furniture with drawers for keeping clothes
  2. a cabinet with shelves
  3. low table with mirror or mirrors where one sits while dressing or applying makeup
  4. a wardrobe assistant for an actor
  5. a person who dresses in a particular way; "she's an elegant dresser"; "he's a meticulous dresser"
  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.
  6. the largest and heaviest penguin.
  1. American revolutionary patriot who was president of the Continental Congress; was the first signer of the Declaration of Independence (1737-1793)
  1. come to pass; "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place without incident"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important"
  2. come into being; become reality; "Her dream really materialized"
  3. happen, occur, or be the case in the course of events or by chance; "It happens that today is my birthday"; "These things befell" (Santayana)
  4. 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"
  5. chance to be or do something, without intention or causation; "I happen to have just what you need!"
  1. the act of selling goods for a living
  2. clear mucus or food from one's throat; "he cleared his throat before he started to speak"
  3. English theoretical physicist (born in 1942)
  4. hunt with hawks; "the tribes like to hawk in the desert"
  5. sell or offer for sale from place to place
  1. Having a heart; having (such) a heart (regarded as the seat of the affections, disposition, or character).
  1. someone who enters by force in order to conquer
  2. attackers
  1. 17th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Lincoln when Lincoln was assassinated; was impeached but acquitted by one vote (1808-1875)
  2. 36th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Kennedy when Kennedy was assassinated (1908-1973)
  3. English writer and lexicographer (1709-1784)
  1. bring into a different state; "this may land you in jail"
  2. the act of coming to land after a voyage
  3. reach or come to rest; "The bird landed on the highest branch"; "The plane landed in Istanbul"
  4. the act of coming down to the earth (or other surface); "the plane made a smooth landing"; "his landing on his feet was catlike"
  5. cause to come to the ground; "the pilot managed to land the airplane safely"
  6. structure providing a place where boats can land people or goods
  7. shoot at and force to come down; "the enemy landed several of our aircraft"
  8. an intermediate platform in a staircase
  9. arrive on shore; "The ship landed in Pearl Harbor"
  10. bring ashore; "The drug smugglers landed the heroin on the beach of the island"
  11. deliver (a blow); "He landed several blows on his opponent's head"
  1. light in a transparent protective case
  1. a burning piece of wood or cardboard; "if you drop a match in there the whole place will explode"
  2. something that resembles or harmonizes with; "that tie makes a good match with your jacket"
  3. a formal contest in which two or more persons or teams compete
  4. a pair of people who live together; "a married couple from Chicago"
  5. a person who is of equal standing with another in a group
  6. make equal, uniform, corresponding, or matching; "let's equalize the duties among all employees in this office"; "The company matched the discount policy of its competitors"
  7. a person regarded as a good matrimonial prospect
  8. be equal or harmonize; "The two pieces match"
  9. the score needed to win a match
  10. make correspond or harmonize; "Match my sweater"
  11. game
  12. set into opposition or rivalry; "let them match their best athletes against ours"; "pit a chess player against the Russian champion"; "He plays his two childr
  1. the number that is represented as a one followed by 6 zeros
  2. a very large indefinite number (usually hyperbole); "there were millions of flies"
  3. (in Roman numerals, M written with a macron over it) denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000,000 items or units
  1. not prepared or vigilant; "the blow caught him napping"; "caught in an off-guard moment"; "found him off his guard"
  2. take a siesta; "She naps everyday after lunch for an hour"
  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"
  3. zero
  1. of or relating to or denoting numbers; "a numeral adjective"
  2. a symbol used to represent a number;
  1. large American feline resembling a lion
  2. a leopard in the black color phase
  3. a large spotted feline of tropical America similar to the leopard; in some classifications considered a member of the genus Felis
  1. the act of maneuvering a vehicle into a location where it can be left temporarily
  2. place temporarily; "park the car in the yard"; "park the children with the in-laws"; "park your bag in this locker"
  3. space in which vehicles can be parked; "there is plenty of parking behind the store"
  4. maneuver a vehicle into a parking space; "Park the car in front of the library"; "Can you park right here?"
  1. a situation treated as an observable object; "the political picture is favorable"; "the religious scene in England has changed in the last century"
  2. graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface; "a small painting by Picasso"; "he bought the painting as an investment"; "his pictures hang in the Louvre"
  3. a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material
  4. a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface; "they showed us the pictures of their wedding"; "a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them"
  5. a typical example of some state or quality; "the very picture of a modern general"; "she was the picture of despair"
  6. imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind; "I can't see him on horseback!"; "I can see what will happen"; "I can see a risk in this s
  1. not expressed; "secret (or private) thoughts"
  2. an enlisted man of the lowest rank in the Army or Marines; "our prisoner was just a private and knew nothing of value"
  3. concerning one person exclusively; "we all have individual cars"; "each room has a private bath"
  4. concerning things deeply private and personal; "private correspondence"; "private family matters"
  5. confined to particular persons or groups or providing privacy; "a private place"; "private discussions"; "private lessons"; "a private club"; "a private secretary"; "private property"; "the former President is now a private citizen"; "public figures struggle to maintain a private life"
  1. helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community; "they debated whether nature or nurture was more important"
  2. put forward for consideration or discussion; "raise the question of promotions"; "bring up an unpleasant topic"
  3. the properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child
  4. cause to assemble or enlist in the military; "raise an army"; "recruit new soldiers"
  5. the event of something being raised upward; "an elevation of the temperature in the afternoon"; "a raising of the land resulting from volcanic activity"
  6. bet more than the previous player
  7. bid (one's partner's suit) at a higher level
  8. cause to become alive again; "raise from the dead"; "Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected"; "Upraising ghosts"
  9. summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic; "raise the specter of unemployment"; "he conjured wild birds in the air"; "call down the spir
  1. a member of a military unit trained as shock troops for hit-and-run raids
  2. an official who is responsible for managing and protecting an area of forest
  3. a member of the Texas state highway patrol; formerly a mounted lawman who maintained order on the frontier
  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. plundering during riots or in wartime
  2. larceny by threat of violence
  1. of or relating to or characteristic of Homo sapiens
  1. a recurrent time marked by major holidays; "it was the Christmas season"
  2. 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"
  3. make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else; moderate; "she tempered her criticism"
  4. make fit; "This trip will season even the hardiest traveller"
  5. lend flavor to; "Season the chicken breast after roasting it"
  6. 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"
  1. the performance of duties by a waiter or servant; "that restaurant has excellent service"
  2. periodic maintenance on a car or machine; "it was time for an overhaul on the tractor"
  3. the act of delivering a writ or summons upon someone; "he accepted service of the subpoena"
  4. (sports) a stroke that puts the ball in play; "his powerful serves won the game"
  5. work done by one person or group that benefits another; "budget separately for goods and services"
  6. (law) the acts performed by an English feudal tenant for the benefit of his lord which formed the consideration for the property granted to him
  7. employment in or work for another; "he retired after 30 years of service"
  8. the act of mating by male animals; "the bull was worth good money in servicing fees"
  9. make fit for use; "service my truck"; "the washing machine needs to be serviced"
  10. the act of public worship following prescribed rules; "the Sunday service" <
  1. a celibate and communistic Christian sect in the United States
  2. a container in which something can be shaken
  3. a member of Christian group practicing celibacy and communal living and common possession of property and separation from the world
  4. a person who wields power and influence; "a shaker of traditional beliefs"; "movers and shakers in the business world"
  1. a plumbing fixture that sprays water over you; "they installed a shower in the bathroom"
  2. 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"
  3. 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"
  4. someone who organizes an exhibit for others to see
  5. a brief period of precipitation; "the game was interrupted by a brief shower"
  6. take a shower; wash one's body in the shower; "You should shower after vigorous exercise"
  7. provide abundantly with; "He showered her with presents"
  8. spray or sprinkle with; "The guests showered rice on the couple"
  9. expend profusely; also used with abstract nouns; "He was showered with praise"
  10. rain abundantly; "Meteors showered down over half of Australia"
  11. washing yourself by standing uprig
  1. Scottish obstetrician and surgeon who pioneered in the use of ether and discovered the anesthetic effects of chloroform (1811-1870)
  2. United States divorcee whose marriage to Edward VIII created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication
  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"
  7. A regular stop on a railway line
  8. Police headquarters
  1. Austrian composer of waltzes (1804-1849)
  2. Austrian composer and son of Strauss the Elder; composed many famous waltzes and became known as the `waltz king' (1825-1899)
  3. German composer of many operas; collaborated with librettist Hugo von Hoffmannsthal to produce several operas (1864-1949)
  1. mark with stripes
  2. an adornment consisting of a strip of a contrasting color or material
  3. 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"
  4. a kind or category; "businessmen of every stripe joined in opposition to the proposal"
  5. V-shaped sleeve badge indicating military rank and service; "they earned their stripes in Kuwait"
  6. a piece of braid, usually on the sleeve, indicating military rank or length of service
  1. 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"
  2. a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operations; "great care is taken to keep the operating rooms aseptic"
  3. a room where a doctor or dentist can be consulted; "he read the warning in the doctor's surgery"
  4. the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures; "he is professor of surgery at the Harvard Medical School"
  1. (law) the findings of a jury on issues of fact submitted to it for decision; can be used in formulating a judgment
  1. Italian fashion designer (1946-1997)
  1. English naturalist who formulated a concept of evolution that resembled Charles Darwin's (1823-1913)
  2. English writer noted for his crime novels (1875-1932)
  3. Scottish insurgent who led the resistance to Edward I; in 1297 he gained control of Scotland briefly until Edward invaded Scotland again and defeated Wallace and subsequently executed him (1270-1305)
  1. a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind);
  2. a person who keeps a devotional vigil by a sick bed or by a dead body
  3. a guard who keeps watch
  1. take in marriage
  2. the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony; "their marriage was conducted in the chapel"
  3. perform a marriage ceremony; "The minister married us on Saturday"; "We were wed the following week"; "The couple got spliced on Hawaii"
  4. the social event at which the ceremony of marriage is performed
  5. a party of people at a wedding
  1. a liquor made from fermented mash of grain
  1. either end of the yard of a square-rigged ship

10 letter answer(s) to _empty_

  1. Queen of France: Marie A....
  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. raise a formal objection in a court of law
  2. ask for identification; "The illegal immigrant was challenged by the border guard"
  3. issue a challenge to; "Fischer challenged Spassky to a match"
  4. take exception to; "She challenged his claims"
  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. an expert who gives advice; "an adviser helped students select their courses"; "the United States sent military advisors to Guatemala"
  1. either half of the cerebrum
  2. half of the terrestrial globe
  3. half of a sphere
  1. a medical specialist in hygiene
  1. those in charge of running a business
  2. the act of managing something; "he was given overall management of the program"; "is the direction of the economy a function of government?"
  1. the act of punishing
  1. be a signal for or a symptom of; "These symptoms indicate a serious illness"; "Her behavior points to a severe neurosis"; "The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued"
  2. communicate silently and non-verbally by signals or signs; "He signed his disapproval with a dismissive hand gesture"; "The diner signaled the waiters to bring the menu"
  3. sig·nal (sgnl) n. 1. a. An indicator, such as a gesture or colored light, that serves as a means of communication. See Synonyms at gesture. b. A message communicated by such means. 2. Something that incites action: The peace treaty was the signal
  1. optical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision
  2. a blunder that makes you look ridiculous; used in the phrase `make a spectacle of' yourself
  3. an elaborate and remarkable display on a lavish scale
  4. something or someone seen (especially a notable or unusual sight); "the tragic spectacle of cripples trying to escape"
  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"

12 letter answer(s) to _empty_

  1. cause to become widely known; "spread information"; "circulate a rumor"; "broadcast the news"
  2. broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television; "We cannot air this X-rated song"
  3. a medium that disseminates via telecommunications
  4. sow over a wide area, especially by hand; "broadcast seeds"
  5. taking part in a radio or tv program
  1. belief about (or mental picture of) the future
  2. the sum of the values of a random variable divided by the number of values
  3. the feeling that something is about to happen
  4. anticipating with confidence of fulfillment

13 letter answer(s) to _empty_

  1. a discussion of a topic (as in a meeting); "consideration of the traffic problem took more than an hour"
  2. a fee charged in advance to retain the services of someone
  3. a considerate and thoughtful act
  4. kind and considerate regard for others; "he showed no consideration for her feelings"
  5. the process of giving careful thought to something
  6. information that should be kept in mind when making a decision; "another consideration is the time it would take"

3 letter answer(s) to _empty_

  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. a conveyance for passengers or freight on a cable railway; "they took a cable car to the top of the mountain"
  2. a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work"
  3. a wheeled vehicle adapted to the rails of railroad; "three cars had jumped the rails"
  4. where passengers ride up and down; "the car was on the top floor"
  5. the compartment that is suspended from an airship and that carries personnel and the cargo and the power plant
  1. a method of examining body organs by scanning them with X rays and using a computer to construct a series of cross-sectional scans along a single axis
  2. feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and no ability to roar: domestic cats; wildcats
  3. any of several large cats typically able to roar and living in the wild
  4. a large tracked vehicle that is propelled by two endless metal belts; frequently used for moving earth in construction and farm work
  5. a whip with nine knotted cords;
  6. the leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant;
  7. a spiteful woman gossip;
  8. an informal term for a youth or man;
  9. A catamaran
  1. dip into a liquid; "He dipped into the pool"
  2. slope downwards; "Our property dips towards the river"
  3. appear to move downward; "The sun dipped below the horizon"; "The setting sun sank below the tree line"
  4. a gymnastic exercise on the parallel bars in which the body is lowered and raised by bending and straightening the arms
  5. lower briefly; "She dipped her knee"
  6. a brief swim in water
  7. switch (a car's headlights) from a higher to a lower beam
  8. a candle that is made by repeated dipping in a pool of wax or tallow
  9. take a small amount from; "I had to dip into my savings to buy him this present"
  10. a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity; "a drop of 57 points on the Dow Jones index"; "there was a drop in pressure in the pulmonary artery"; "a dip in prices"; "when that became known the price of their stock went into free fall"
  11. a brief immersion
  12. tasty mixture or liquid into which bite-sized fo
  1. the sense organ for hearing and equilibrium
  2. the externally visible cartilaginous structure of the external ear
  3. good hearing; "he had a keen ear"; "a good ear for pitch"
  4. attention to what is said; "he tried to get her ear"
  5. fruiting spike of a cereal plant especially corn
  1. half the width of an em
  2. Latin: An entity or being; an existing thing; the abstract idea of being
  3. A unit of measurement used in printing equal to one twelfth of a pica, or approximately 0.01384 inch
  1. give a command to a horse to turn to the right side
  2. turn to the right side; "the horse geed"
  3. G-force - a unit of force equal to the force exerted by gravity; used to indicate the force to which a body is subjected when it is accelerated
  1. take vengeance on or get even; "We'll get them!"; "That'll fix him good!"; "This time I got him"
  2. perceive by hearing; "I didn't catch your name"; "She didn't get his name when they met the first time"
  3. make children; "Abraham begot Isaac"; "Men often father children but don't recognize them"
  4. succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase; "We finally got the suspect"; "Did you catch the thief?"
  5. purchase; "What did you get at the toy store?"
  6. undergo (as of injuries and illnesses); "She suffered a fracture in the accident"; "He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars"; "She got a bruise on her leg"; "He got his arm broken in the scuffle"
  7. reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot; "the rock caught her in the back of the head"; "The blow got him in the back"; "The punch caught him in the stomach"
  8. come into the possession of something concrete or abstract; "She got a lot of paintings from her uncle
  1. furnish with a hat
  2. an informal term for a person's role; "he took off his politician's hat and talked frankly"
  3. headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim
  4. put on or wear a hat; "He was unsuitably hatted"
  1. mark, coat, cover, or stain with ink; "he inked his finger"
  2. append one's signature to; "They inked the contract"
  3. sporting tattoos
  4. dark protective fluid ejected into the water by cuttlefish and other cephalopods
  5. a liquid used for printing or writing or drawing
  6. fill with ink; "ink a pen"
  1. the bureau of the Treasury Department responsible for tax collections
  1. either the outer margin or the inner margin of the aperture of a gastropod's shell
  2. the top edge of a vessel or other container
  3. either of two fleshy folds of tissue that surround the mouth and play a role in speaking
  4. an impudent or insolent rejoinder; "don't give me any of your sass"
  5. (botany) either of the two parts of a bilabiate corolla or calyx
  1. excluded from use or mention; "forbidden fruit"; "in our house dancing and playing cards were out"; "a taboo subject"
  2. not worth considering as a possibility; "a picnic is out because of the weather"
  3. away from home; "they went out last night"
  4. be made known; be disclosed or revealed; "The truth will out"
  5. not allowed to continue to bat or run; "he was tagged out at second on a close play"; "he fanned out"
  6. from one's possession; "he gave out money to the poor"; "gave away the tickets"
  7. reveal (something) about somebody's identity or lifestyle; "The gay actor was outed last week"; "Someone outed a CIA agent"
  8. out of power; especially having been unsuccessful in an election; "now the Democrats are out"
  9. moving or appearing to move away from a place, especially one that is enclosed or hidden; "the cat came out from under the bed";
  10. to state openly and publicly one's homosexuality; "This actor outed last year
  1. a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible; "only a rotter would do that"; "kill the rat"; "throw the bum out"; "you cowardly little pukes!"; "the British call a contemptible person a `git'"
  2. someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike
  3. give away information about somebody; "He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam"
  4. catch rats, especially with dogs
  5. give (hair) the appearance of being fuller by using a rat
  6. take the place of work of someone on strike
  7. employ scabs or strike breakers in
  8. desert one's party or group of friends, for example, for one's personal advantage
  9. any of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse
  10. a pad (usually made of hair) worn as part of a woman's coiffure
  11. one who reveals confidential information in return for money
  1. a division of an ocean or a large body of salt water partially enclosed by land
  2. turbulent water with swells of considerable size; "heavy seas"
  3. anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume
  1. to a degree exceeding normal or proper limits; "too big"
  2. in addition; "he has a Mercedes, too"
  1. platform surrounding the head of a lower mast
  2. the greatest possible intensity;
  3. finish up or conclude;
  4. be the culminating event;
  5. cut the top off;
  6. the upper part of anything;
  7. situated at the top or highest position; "the top shelf"
  8. be ahead of others; be the first;
  9. a canvas tent to house the audience at a circus performance;
  10. a garment (especially for women) that extends from the shoulders to the waist or hips;
  11. covering for a hole (especially a hole in the top of a container);
  12. a conical child's plaything tapering to a steel point on which it can be made to spin;
  1. a high rocky hill
  2. a prominent rock or pile of rocks on a hill
  1. a concerted campaign to end something that is injurious; "the war on poverty"; "the war against crime"
  2. the waging of armed conflict against an enemy; "thousands of people were killed in the war"
  3. an active struggle between competing entities; "a price war"; "a war of wits"; "diplomatic warfare"
  4. a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply; "war was declared in November but actual fighting did not begin until the following spring"
  5. make or wage war

14 letter answer(s) to _empty_

  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"

11 letter answer(s) to _empty_

  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. European songbird noted for its melodious nocturnal song
  2. English nurse remembered for her work during the Crimean War (1820-1910)
  1. a secret agent who incites suspected persons to commit illegal acts
  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

15 letter answer(s) to _empty_


Other crossword clues with similar answers to '_empty_'

"'Neath the ___" (Wellesl
"'Tis the ___ to be jolly
"... happily ___ after"
"... ___ after"
"60 Minutes" regular
"A Book of Nonsense" auth
"A Cooking Egg" poet
"A good servant but a bad
"A good walk spoiled," sa
"A Thousand Acres" noveli
"A Tract on Monetary Refo
"A ___ of One's Own"
"A" or "an"
"A" or "the"
"Adam and Eve on a raft,"
"Adam Bede" author
"Adam Bede" novelist
"All in the Family" produ
"All ___ is metaphor, and
"All ___!" (captain's cry
"America, the Beautiful"
"And so ..."
"And that's an ___!"
"Animal House" frat man
"As ___" (letter closing)
"Ash Wednesday" poet
"At-ten-SHUN!," e.g.
"Back to you"
"Bad" for "good," e.g.
"Be All You Can Be" group
"Beam ___, Scotty!"
"Beep beep" maker
"Ben-Hur" author
"Black Beauty" author
"Blue" or "White" river
"Both Sides Now," for one
"Boy, do I ___!"
"Busy" one
"Cats" lyricist
"Cats" poet
"Chatt'ring" birds in Sha
"Chitty Chitty Bang Bang"
"Cleopatra" backdrop
"Cogito ___ sum"
"Cogito, ___ sum"
"Come here often?", e.g.
"Come here often?," e.g.
"Common" thing that's not
"Consider ..."
"Consider Yourself" music
"Cool" ones
"Cut it out!"
"Cut that out!"
"Daniel Deronda" author
"Darn it!"
"Did I ___!"
"Did you ___ that?"
"Did you ___?!"
"Did you ___?"
"Die Fledermaus" composer
"Do I ___!"
"Do you come here often?,
"Does not compute"
"Don't gimme no ___!"
"Don't I know you from so
"Don't ___!"
"Du jour" item
"Elektra" composer
"Enough, you're killing m
"Fancy that!"
"Fantastic Mr. Fox" autho
"Farm" dwellers
"Felix Holt" novelist
"Flaming ___" (1960 Elvis
"For Better or for Worse"
"Four Quartets" poet
"Fourth base"
"Frasier" actress Gilpin
"From Here to Eternity" n
"Gee whiz!"
"Gerontion" poet
"Get ___ it!"
"Getting close"
"High ___" (Anderson play
"Hmm, I didn't know that!
"Hmm, I don't know!"
"Hold everything!"
"Holy smokes!"
"House of Meetings" novel
"How about that!"
"How about that?!"
"I didn't know that!"
"I don't know" lead-in
"I don't want to hear any
"I finished"
"I hadn't thought of that
"I shall not want Honor i
"I'm all ___"
"I'm impressed!"
"If a ___ is happy, it ca
"If I ___ ..."
"If you ___...!" (threat)
"If ___ I should leave...
"Imagine that!"
"In" place
"Is that so!"
"Ishtar" or "Heaven's Gat
"It follows that
"It just isn't ___"
"Jake's Thing" author
"Jake's Thing" novelist
"James and the Giant Peac
"Jug handles"
"King Lear" bowdlerizer
"Kiss, Kiss" author
"Knock it off!"
"Language that rolls up i
"Laughable Lyrics" writer
"Lent" body part
"Let 'em have it!"
"Let's go!"
"Let's Make a Deal" choic
"Let's Make a Deal" host
"Let's Make a Deal" optio
"Let's ___"
"Like Niobe, all ___": Ha
"Little Red Riding-Hood"
"London Fields" author
"London Fields" novelist,
"Lucky Jim" author
"Lucky Jim" author Kingsl
"Lucky Jim" novelist
"Lucky Jim" novelist, 195
"Marchers" through the an
"Matilda" author
"Matilda" author, 1988
"Memory" musical
"Middlemarch" author
"Middlemarch" novelist
"Mighty" things
"Mr. Apollinax" poet
"Name That Tune" clue
"Newsweek" rival
"No kidding!"
"No more!"
"None of the above"
"Notch" on Orion's belt
"Nothing ___" (bargainer'
"Number two with a Coke,"
"Ode to the Confederate D
"Off with you!"
"Oh, I don't know"
"Oh, my!"
"Oh, wow!"
"Old King Cole" artist's covered
"Oliver Twist" girl
"On the ___ hand ..."
"Open ___!"
"Open ___"
"Open ___" (magical comma
"Opening" word
"Peter and the Wolf" bird
"Phi, chi, psi" follower
"Pride and Prejudice" aut
"Put a sock ___!"
"Quit it!"
"Quite contrary" nursery
"Quo vadis?" speaker
"Roger, ___ and out!"
"Roger, ___ and out"
"Romola" writer
"Round-on-way" line
"Saving Private Ryan" sub
"Scenes of Clerical Life"
"Schindler's ___"
"Seeing red" feeling
"Sense and Sensibility" a
"Shut your ___!"
"Silas Marner" author
"Silas Marner" novelist
"Six ___ and half a dozen
"Skunk egg"
"Soap" family name
"Sorry, Wrong ___"
"South Pacific" heroine
"South Pacific" nurse
"Split" soup ingredients
"Star Trek" extra: Abbr.
"Star Trek" fig.
"Star Trek" off.
"Star Trek" rank: Abbr.
"Sum" preceder
"Surely you ___!"
"Surely you ___"
"Sweet" things
"Tales From the Vienna Wo
"Tantum ___" (part of a E
"That mad game the world
"That's amazing!"
"That's an ___!"
"That's enough!"
"That's incredible!"
"That's news to me!"
"That's ___ to me!"
"The blood-red blossom of
"The child of Pride," acc
"The Fathers" novelist
"The great aphrodisiac,"
"The great instructor," p
"The Gremlins" author
"The Hollow Men" poet
"The Homecoming" playwrig
"The Jumblies" poet
"The Mill on the Floss" a
"The Mill on the Floss" w
"The more ___ the less vi
"The Naked Jungle" menace
"The Office" or "House"
"The Perfect Storm" setti
"The Pregnant Widow" auth
"The Sacred Wood" essayis
"The Sacred Wood" writer
"The Sacred Wood" writer,
"The Sixth ___"
"The Thin Red Line" novel
"The trade of kings": Dry
"The usual," e.g.
"The usual," say
"The Voyage of the Beagle
"The Waste Land" poet
"The Witches" author
"The Worst ___ in London"
"The ___ in the Hat" (rhy
"The ___ With the Dragon
"There is little reason i
"There was an old man ...
"There was an Old Man wit
"This just in ..." fare
"This means ___!"
"This ___ shall pass"
"Thundering" group
"Tippecanoe and Tyler ___
"To do" list
"Too bad!"
"Too bad"
"Treatise on Money" autho
"Tropical plant", one says in cod Italian style?
"Turkey on white, hold th
"Turn right"
"Um ..."
"Valley of the Dolls" act
"Vienna Blood" composer
"Wait Till the Sun Shines
"Waiting for Godot" prop
"Wedding Crashers" co-sta
"Well done!"
"Well, did you ___?"
"Well, I'll be!"
"Well, that beats all!"
"Well, that's odd"
"Well, whaddaya know!"
"Whaddaya know!"
"What's your sign?" is on
"What's your ___?"
"What's ___ for me?"
"When ___ is punished, it
"Where the heart is"
"Where's my serpent of ol
"Whoa, ___!"
"Wine, Women and Song" co
"Winnie the Pooh and Tigg
"Wow, I didn't know that!
"Yellow Dog" author Marti
"You are here" symbol
"You come here often?" e.
"You could've knocked me
"You dirty ___!"
"You don't say!"
"You go, ___!"
"You Only Live Twice" scr
"You sure got me"
"You ___?"
"You're the ___" (Cole Po
"Your place or mine?" and
"Your turn"
"___ and out"
"___ and the Wolf"
"___ down now!"
"___ et Magistra" (John X
"___ in there!"
"___ is the only slight g
"___ it all!"
"___ missing ..."
"___ Over Beethoven"
"___ Pan"
"___ to leap tall buildin
"___ Young" (Nat King Col
# 6 ("Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C
#24 of 24
#39 in a series
#41 or #43
$5.15/hour, e.g.
$75/night, e.g.
&mdash; 20 Across; &mdash; over
&mdash; Drummond
&mdash; Masefield, poet
&mdash; Twist
'06 Series winner
'69 Brando film
'Mystery novel' in quotes
'Open ____ '
'Praying' insect
'The Waltz King'
'The', definitely
(Now mainly farmed) fish
(Of a horse) with shoes on
(Of a place) secluded
(Of ship) lean over
(The) greater number
(with 18 Across) Rogue transported women AND Granddad took a bus
*"... out like a ___"
*Edwin Starr, 1970
*Exam ... dentist ... Rob
*Right face, e.g.
*Salad partner
*Sign ... organ ... teleg
*Stone in Hollywood
*When the break-in occurr
*___ center
... left over from farewell performance?
... Novel abandoned, he hit "Tweet"
... thus King's mortified
007 not someone lacking in manners?
007, for one
1 under par that's ignored girlfriend …
1,000 smackers
1.85 kilometers/hour
1/12 of a recovery progra
10 going into Cambridge college for the present time
10% taker
100 to 1, e.g.
100,0,100,1,000? Nonsense!
1005001001000 - see?
1040 grp.
1040 initials
1040 org.
1040 sender
11 was one place to cover part of Javid's remit
12 leading characters in Last of the Summer Wine, mostly
13 Down group
14th letters
15 preceder
16-year-old's desire
16-year-old's want
17-year-old, legally
1948 Literature Nobelist
1955 Disney title charact
1960 musical with Bill and Nancy
1964 Dave Clark Five song
1966 Lennon-McCartney tun
1968 Oscar-winning musica
1968 third-party candidat
1970 musical about marria
1981 Lloyd Webber musical
1991 film "Little Man ___
1992 Pulitzer poet James
19th ___ (golf clubhouse)
19th-century demon barber of Fleet Street
1:00, e.g.
1D's ball
2 drops in for meat
2 used by secret agent in revolution
2's 23
2, 4, 6, 8, 10 ..., e.g.
2.5%/year interest, e.g.
20's son, representing county at Rome ground
2002 Peace Nobelist
23 or 5 fruit from 4? Not English
24 cans
24 cans of beer, e.g.
24 cryptically not a measure of speed
24 in desert
24 minutes of basketball
24 minutes, maybe
24-hour eatery, maybe
24s getting county opener out
25 supports in river
27 Italy's past includes Tango
2:00 or 3:00
3 "not hard" for Rowan?
3 Musketeers units
3,600 seconds
30 minutes, in the N.F.L.
3M product
4 the record, holding empty luggage out
4-Her's home
40 quarters, e.g.
41st in a series
42 Long, e.g.
5 Gaelic lines of poetry
5, 8, and 18 mixed for PM once
50 + 0 + 5 + ¼ = 0?
50 + 0 + 5/2 = 0?
50 housed in the old squat finding chicken
50 percent
50% of Bonn
50-acre homestead, maybe
50/50 share
501 stars producing records
60 minutes
6:30 p.m. broadcast
7 and 11, in a casino
8 1/2, e.g.
8 cockney fixer
9 1/2 narrow, e.g.
9 communications, those given dismissively?
99 of "Get Smart," e.g.
9C, say
A barber has to work arou
A barber might nick it
A batting failure for a famous Donald
A better means of seeing the sights
A bird may have one
A bit of artless language
A bit open, but not ultimately ajar
A blue or white flower
A boxer might have a fat
A boy? Quite possibly!
A bummer for bums
A chair usually has one
A circus performer?
A civilised chap as an aid for actors?
A common one isn't always
A common viral infection?
A cry of surprise about theatre&rsquo;s foremost performer
A custom abroad
A dead one looks like som
A diamond ring turned up in the end?
A dime a dozen, e.g.
A direction to be off
A dirty person may draw o
A drink from one may give you courage?
A driver may change one
A driver may sit on it
A film might receive one
A flat, e.g.
A flat, for example
A Fonda
A friendly and reliable country
A full one should give you a capital start
A good outcome for those visiting on holiday?
A granny?
A great deal
A great many
A guide is key to crossing river from the South
A hoop may be attached to
A hoop may hang from it
A Kennedy
A language's set of letters
A large amount
A little bit powerless, die in Berlin?
A little lamb
A little letter which isn't the fifth?
A loan taken by coach - it helps to plan ahead
A loser may have to tight
A lot of heated conflict
A lot of snow, one foot, at end of drive
A lot of Tijuana
A male delegate?
A man's drink
A metal splinter I picked up
A metronome keeps it
A minority of fans in general behave like noisy tits
A mobile device promoting line for letters
A nautical mile per hour
A night light?
A number a lot may go for cheaply?
A number argue after female receives another stroke on bottom
A number dined while speaking?
A number needing a drink out of the sun
A number of hands up this jumper?
A number of heavy objects uncovered
A pack animal?
A part of this starts 17-
A particular role that requires no top
A partner each and every year
A path out of here?
A phoney with no sex life
A photographer's hypothermia?
A quiet request not to finish fruit
A race covering one mile demands energy
A record broken by half-cut sleuth in bed, perhaps
A red pine
A reduced state
A route abroad
A runner may break it
A security
A series of letters from Charles Tringham
A session of football, Henry against Alfred
A shade cowardly
A short distance dogs perhaps returned
A slice of honeydew with bananas
A small drink of liquor
A smaller amount
A spell let out rebounds
A street apart
A struggle with English for fellow in crew
A student is after an alternative exam
A technique abroad
A thousand chant occasionally offensive lyrics around the pitch
A time for celebrating its charms perhaps
A time to hide dope plant?
A traditional question from the floor?
A truckload
A tunnel, maybe
A university dropout to teach unique method
A vice president makes very little money
A Webmaster may approve i
A whole bunch
A woman with no time for such a tricky game
A, B or C, for example - short message
A, B, C, D, F or G?
A.L. team, on scoreboards
A.P. or Reuters, informal
Aardvark fare
Aardvark's diet
Aardvark's fare
Aardvark's meal
Aardvark's prey
Aardvarks' fare
Aardvarks' morsels
Abbey ___
Abe's Mary
Ability to act
Able to bounce back well, like billionaires?
Abode of angels
Abode of the gods
About time for 15D?
About time for puss
About to furnish Arab table full of dates
About to leave submission for which counsel may argue
Above being under the influence of drugs?
Absence of light
Abstract viewpoint those people held about serving men
Abuse in common parlance
Academic taking on significant example of idiocy
Academic year division
Academy grad.
Accept less rum in glasses
Accident cause
Acclaim, losing no time
Accompanied by
Accompaniers of carrots i
Accompany to a party
Accompanying person
Accomplished leader dismissed by board
Accomplished poet, we're told
Accomplished teacher has energy
Accord, e.g.
According to the law, short leg is a supporter
Accounts written across blackboards
Ace catch includes new spy
Ace intro for sales pitch
Ace or deuce
Ace or jack
Ace place?
Aces high, for example
Acorn droppers
Acorn lover
Acorn producers
Acorn sources
Acorn trees
Acorns, perhaps, out of one's tree
Acquisition from a deal
Acronym part: Abbr.
Act grandmotherly
Act like a grandma
Act of laying bare
Action English novelist mentioned
Action favourites return
Action taken to reverse temper tantrums
Actions, one's taken away?
Active fellow, he gets things done
Activity exemplified in t
Activity with bubbles
Actor in a principal role
Actor in Bond?
Actor Johnson of "Plan 9
Actor nearly let reporter go free
Actor's assistant
Actor's assistant in clothing store
Actor's minimum
Actor's minimum wage
Actor's representation of a well-mannered person
Actor's representative
Actors in a play
Actors speak them
Actors throw stone about first
Actors thrown
Actress Arlene
Actress Gilpin of "Frasie
Actress in 8/11/12 can kid
Actress Sharon
Actual title of the 1979
Ad in, e.g.
Add a fringe to
Add fringe to
Add salt and pepper?
Add spice to
Add spices
Add to (something)
Add zest to
Add zing to
Addams Family member
Added power, in slang
Additional - spare
Additional despatch cut by company
Additional trouble doesn't begin
Additional; different
Address word
Adhere; baton
Adhesive strip
Adjective follower
Adjust drape in church
Admin guy meets spy handling Middle East
Administered with a spoon
Admit Lincs town is out of ham
Adriatic or Aegean
Adriatic, e.g.
Adriatic, for example
Adult male bird
Advance cautiously
Advantage admitted by landed gentry
Advantage duke found in, say, opening of estate
Advantage held by seed, generally
Advantage in battle, if on top of hill
Advantage in financial document shorn of trappings
Advantage in seed germination
Advantage Mantel
Advantage of clipping front of boundary shrubs
Advantage of top-cut grass
Advantage of wife leaving club
Advantage where bushy boundary has front clipped
Advice-giving sort
Advil target
Aegean, e.g.
Aerobic bit
Aerobics action
Aerobics class order
Affair - matter
Affair to be of consequence
Affair with female swimmer
Affair; throw
Affect, with "to"
Affectionate women are mostly married
Affluent, in Arles
Africa's longest river
African river
After a long time, Dan arranged business schedule
After leaving hospital, pursue patient
After losing first point, nervously receives this?
After opening of bottle, down coke in New York
After rejection, half-hearted offspring proceeded cautiously
After short space nobleman and monarch meet
After upcoming editor brought in, backs lecturers
Agcy. with agents
Agent 6 in sticky situation occasionally tense
Agent taking out female player
Aggressor is popular villain
Agreed it's over
Agricultural establishment
Aid for Santa
Aid to Santa
Ailing president's no time for chemist, perhaps
Aim; unit of type size
Air alternative
Air controller's place
Air current
Air maneuver
Aircraft abandoning its initial path
Aircraft, informally
Airplane seating request
Airport area
Airport delay?
Airport inconveniences
Airport rental
Airport V.I.P. section
Airs shown by a daughter during posh formal dances
Alarmist's cry, in a fabl
Albany's father-in-law
Alcohol providing animation
Alcoholic drink I needed during several journeys back
Alcoholics Anonymous has
Alder or elder
Aldrich Ames, for one
Algorithm component
Algorithm part
Alison's associate?
All of them lead to Rome,
All out
All the letters of Plath Bea devoured
All the letters, or not quite two?
All the stage is his worl
All the world's one, to t
All there
All those on stage thrown off
All ___
Alley tally
Alliaceous plant
Alliance including one new country
Allow wild speech supporting head of government
Alma ___
Almond or pecan
Almost half the afternoon spent in the Tube
Almost loathe bowler, for one
Almost wrong, authors' name
Alpha's counterpart
Alpha's opposite
Alpha, beta or gamma
Alpha, e.g.
Alphabet ender
Alpinists must guard against such publicity
Also accepted king must go
Alter amount handed back over counter
Alter price, getting name for resistance
Alter some of the coinage
Alter; money
Alternate; different
Alternative accepted by such poor singers
Alternative article in gold
Alternative books originally recommended by governor
Alternative to a shower
Alternative to air
Alternative to air or hig
Alternative to calling
Alternative to office or
Alternative to salad
Alternative to this and t
Altruism rarely covers returning weapons
Always cut Sweden out
Always cut top off
AM or FM specification
Amateur ballet often displaying skill
Amazon ___
Ambassadorship, e.g.
American Beauty, for one
American commando in ocean and lake
American Legion place
American rock band missing the openings
American serving in the westbound crew
American's cautious, not having monarch continuously
Among others, General Sherman's oddly targeted
Amos of "Amos 'n' Andy"
Amos's last name, in "Amo
Amount charged
Amount in a whiskey glass
Amount that's settled for
Amount to make do with
Amphibious motor that's got for nothing?
Amtrak transportation
Amusing escapade; bird
An accompanying person in Paris is stifling exclamation of surprise
An actor may trip over on
An American queue
An antenna has four
An ecclesiastic
An examination of the Golden Boy
An individual for each lad
An instruction to play loudly on one instrument or another
An octopus has eight
An old joke?
Analyst&rsquo;s initial manner is remote
Ancestry record
Anchorage in Greek island, by the sound of it
Ancient tree
Anderson's "High ___"
Angel's worry
Angels leader
Angels' place
Angels' playing field
Anger - fashion
Angle (and a three-word h
Angle; trap
Angry display
Angry motorist's need
Animal - husky, say?
Animal - one with nine tails!
Animal balancing a beachb
Animal compartment
Animal in hospital, sore unfortunately
Animal in stream heading west
Animal left after landowner barricaded run
Animal runs into pipe
Animal runs into water-pipe
Animal stuck in grating
Animal with withers
Animal's hide when given away
Animal; foolish person
Animals man put on road
Animals run away, first to last
Animated film pooch
Animation image incorporating infrared
Annotation; tone
Annoying computer message
Annoying electronic sound endlessly made by buzzer
Annoying thing
Annoyingly playful
Annual foursome
Annual horse race, with "
Annual quartet
Annual Scripps event
Anon's partner
Answering machine insert
Antares, for one
Antenna holders
Anti-Gaelic lines?
Anxious feeling
Any letter from A to G
Any NATO member
Any one of the Top 40
Any part of J.F.K.: Abbr.
Any trump
Anything made or done
Apartment part
Aphrodite's domain
Apiphobiac's fear
Apparatus used by women gymnasts
Apparently good point by church in article
Appear elated
Appear late in day having failed in appeal
Appear, with "up"
Applause for royal flush?
Apple or maple
Apples and pears etc
Apples, but not IBM's
Appointed time
Apprehensive feeling
Approval indicator
Appurtenance for Santa
Apr. 15 addressee
Apr. 15 check recipient
Apr. 15 letters
Apr. addressee
Apr. payee
April 15 deadline agcy.
April 15 initials
April 15 org.
April abbr.
April check payee: Abbr.
April forecast
April initials
April shower?
April to October, for bas
Apt attachment to the sta
Aquatic mammal
Aquatic vertebrate
Arab leader accepting last list of discussion items
Arab League is partially competent
Arbor Day honoree
Arboreal creature with st
Arboreal rodent
Arboretum sight
Arborist's concern
Arborist's study
Arctic native
Arduous challenge
Are you, texting, grabbed by good-looking date?
Area at top of stairs
Area between flights
Area between stair flights
Area between stripes
Area of expertise
Area of Mars
Area of swampy ground
Area of Zambia concerned with energy
Area that’s developed to west and north
Area that's wet and hot on planet
Argentine fossil vertebrae exhibits
Argument about final bank job
Argument weakness
Argument, something that's unpacked in lawsuit
Aries or Taurus
Arithmetical value
Ark or bark
Arlene of "Here Come the
Arlene of "One Life to Li
Arm offerer
Armed conflict
Armed guard in foreign sector
Army, for one
Around second half of year, put up rents
Around second part of Lent, don't eat sumptuous meal
Around the bend
Arrangement prior to uptake of drugs policy
Arrangement; command
Arrival that's between flights
Arsenal provides room for these members
Art gallery
Art gallery benefactor
Art gallery founder
Art philanthropist Sir He
Artful Dodger, e.g.
Arthritis complaint
Arthur Murray instruction
Arthur Murray lessons
Article craftily ignoring Liberal chaos
Artist left after nothing said
Artist's manager
Artist's suffix with land
As a result
As good as possible
As one
As well
As well as
As well-placed models presumably are when sitting?
Ash or elm, for example
Asian symbols of wisdom
Ask about
Aspirin target
Ass; stupid person
Assembly instructions par
Assess fifth dodgy boyfriend?
Assign a value to
Assign an "R," say
Assign an NC-17, e.g.
Assign stars to
Assign stars to, say
Assistant brought up to support mass TV etc
Association of women on message
Asteroid area, e.g.
Astin or Martin
Astronaut Schirra
Astronomer's sighting
Astronomy figure
Aswan Dam locale
Aswan's river
At a dead end, as a case
At a distance; match
At all
At all times
At any point
At any time
At first extreme weight held up fame
At Sodom regularly? Excessively!
At that
At work see about upper limit, finding way out
Athos, Porthos and Aramis
Atlas dot
Attached to
Attained new heights
Attempt at a basket
Attempt to get a small whisky?
Attempt to score
Attend to a plot
Attendance figure
Attendance lists
Attention given by nobleman, briefly
Attention seized by the artist
Attention: clothes should come with no top
Attorney getting politician slightly wet
Attractive quarry, dry inside
Au fait
Auction groups
Auction items
Audible, quiet man
Audio receiver
Audiologist's concern
Auditor's org.
Auditory organ
Auditory organs
Aunt of 1960s TV
Australian city
Australian wild
Author in the 1950s "angr
Author kept spinning plate
Author Kingsley
Author of "Time's Arrow,"
Author of Adam Bede, d.1880
Author of Lucky Jim, d.1995
Author of nonsense poems and limericks, d. 1888
Author of On the Origin of Species, d.1882
Author of Sense and Sensibility
Author Roald
Author seen looking to the left in photo, I learned
Author T. S. ___
Auto security feature
Autoharp, e.g.
Autumn in America
Autumn in Vermont?
Autumn trip over
Available for purchase
Available? Not here
Avenge oneself on
Avian creature
Avis alternative
Avis or Alamo offering
Avoid cricketing failure
Avoid expression of affection
Avoid finishing sentence?
Avoid love
Avoid regularly tense head
Avoid utter failure at the crease
Award for a good student
Award of merit
Away from home
Awfully steep having to swallow fifty pounder
Awkward position
Ax to grind
Axes to grind
’80s double act taken to extremes?
… another goes smoothly along
… crew too heavy? Not half!
… that's out dreaming?
… worst risks son's raised
… so I must ring head of Rentokil
… success not entirely unexpected? Excellent
B or B+, say
B or better
B to C minus 1 returns X
Baby in wool?
Baby sheep
Back in a moment
Back into a corner
Back massage by Norse causes skin injury
Back problem
Back talk
Back up
Back-to-back winner to coach Hungary
Backing European Commission provided Foreign Office post
Backing some Arabian oil limits big figure
Bad breath cause, maybe
Bad film of oil obliterating lake
Bad spot for a nail
Bad thing to be under
Bad thing to make a decis
Bad throw, e.g.
Bad witness
Bad's opposite
Bad, for good
Baddie having a brief time in wicked place?
Bag for instance
Bag lunch eater?
Bagel choice
Bagel or bialy
Bagel request
Bagel type
Baker's dozen, maybe
Baker's predecessor
Bakers' wares
Bakery display
Bakery item
Bakery product &mdash; or part, so it&rsquo;s said
Baldness remedy?
Ball club deal
Ball hit out of bounds
Ball lands in short playing area
Ball of string?
Ballroom activity
Balls featuring in quotes regularly
Baltic or Bering
Baltic, e.g.
Band around the waist
Bands of colour
Bank card finally split
Bank contents
Bank posting
Bank quote
Bank sight
Bank-washer in Cairo
Banned Pete
Bar - bird
Bar accommodating one hundred runners at the start
Bar bird
Bar food
Bar order
Bar raising large sum of money
Bar’s story-teller returned
Bar; waterbird
Barber's obstacle
Barber's obstruction
Barbershop quartet part
Bare lead ending in shock
Bare peak
Barely beat
Barely beat, with "out"
Barely better
Barista's offering
Bark or punt
Barmy army boxes tough cockney: a bit of a spar
Barn's place
Barnes & Noble habitu
Barrier keeping tons off path
Barroom foot rest
Bart or Lisa
Base; unit
Baseball blunder
Baseball news
Baseball player news
Baseball's Charlie Hustle
Baseball, slangily
Bash or jab
Bash sash and strip zip
Basic bingo item
Basic biological unit
Basic unit of time
Basketball defense
Basketball shooting game
Bass ___
Bassoon, basically
Bat mitzvah, e.g.
Batcave figure
Bathroom division
Bathroom item
Bathroom sink
Batman's sidekick
Batpole user
Bats heading off in a great crowd
Battery where bird is served?
Battle against last in third division
Battle of Fair ___, 1862
Battle to get space at bar
Battleship shade
Battling booze, with onset of nausea for the lead singer
Bazooka part
Be a director
Be a fink
Be a rat
Be a stool pigeon
Be able to nail
Be carried along
Be dependent
Be editor of Independent, admitting wife is no friend of cyclists
Be effective
Be employed one of two weekends
Be featured (in)
Be fitting; outfit
Be frightened of losing female attention
Be furious
Be hazily inattentive, in
Be held in esteem
Be held in high esteem
Be important
Be in pain
Be in the game
Be in the game or in the
Be judgmental
Be overly fond
Be overthrown
Be something special
Be sore
Be stuck (on)
Be suspended
Be too fond
Be uncontrolled
Be undecided
Be wary of losing initial attention
Be weakly affectionate
Be worthy of
Be worthy of, merit
Be worthy of; speed
Beach sandal problem
Beachball balancer
Bean cover
Bean sprout?
Beanball target
Bear after it sees stars
Bearing; style of art
Beast of burden
Beast of burden put on small island
Beat (out)
Beat back car
Beat by a bit, with "out"
Beat by a nose
Beat by a point or two
Beat Frenchman brought into cup game
Beat slightly
Beat, barely
Beat, but barely
Beatle - singer with Peter and Mary
Beatles record label
Beatles song that begins
Beatles' record company
Beatles' record label
Beau's buy
Beaufort ___, area above
Beautiful array of colors
Beautiful fairy
Beautiful fairylike being
Beautiful woman ignoring one for a time
Beauty mark
Beaver's nearest relative
Beaver, e.g.
Because of this
Become a traitor
Become disenchanted
Become immoveable
Bed choice
Bedroom fixture
Beech or birch
Beer buy
Beer order
Beethoven piano concerto, Op. 73
Beetle, e.g.
Before Elton's first hit record
Before, it was on every 24; after, unavailable, it’s frozen
Before-long connection
Beginning of a conclusion
Beginning to lose a little lead
Beginning to sniff instant glue
Behind ___
Being mischievous, skipping first half of study
Bell that looks the same
Belt out
Belt, perhaps
Belt; group of musicians
Beltway fig.
Ben's partner
Bench locale
Bend to put on stockings in store
Benefactress of university finally stricken with doubt
Benevolent group of creatures in Dr Who
Berkeley Square serenader
Besides what's here
Best of seven, e.g.
Best of seven, say
Best Picture of 1968
Best plaything for a child?
Best spinner
Best vessel brought up
Best, but barely
Bestow much love (on)
Bestow; concede
Bet or buy lead-in
Betray European judge
Betray, with "on"
Better ___
Betting odds
Bettor's concern
Between third and fifth
Beverage that may be foam
Bewhiskered circus animal
Bewhiskered trash collect
Bialy flavorer
Bibliography, basically
Bic filler
Big 22 perhaps lent banks euros
Big beagle feature
Big beer buy
Big dachshund features
Big Dipper component
Big donkey features
Big dud
Big elephant feature
Big elephant features
Big exam
Big expense for newspaper
Big failure
Big fat mouth
Big first for a baby
Big flop
Big guy gripping ruby maybe cracks it
Big Mac ingredient
Big mouth
Big mouth, slangily
Big name
Big name debut cut short
Big name in computers
Big name in Italian fashi
Big name in the ad biz
Big name instrument one’s lost
Big news on the sports pa
Big part of an elephant
Big performance opening pot
Big pipes
Big prize on "The Price I
Big problem for a pilot
Big rabbit features
Big reveal sees English banker trap unknown figure by safe
Big share
Big shot
Big shot at a bar?
Big shot: "How annoying to be rejected"
Big snowfall
Big spread
Big storm
Big swig
Big tractor, informally
Big wind
Big winner at the casino
Bigmouth, e.g.
Bigmouth, for one
Bill carrying nothing aboard capsized vessel
Bill turned up around old ship
Bill, the fellow being a pain
Billiard ball that&rsquo;s not spotted?
Billiard cushion
Billie Holiday's 1939 protest song about lynching, Strange ___
Billing unit
Bills for sisters attending the courts
Bin Laden hunter
Bind, so to speak
Bingo audience
Bionic part of the Bionic
Birch or spruce
Bird - boy's name
Bird - name
Bird - one in Lincoln green?
Bird almost ready to face strong wind
Bird call
Bird edges round cake crumb
Bird having rook trouble
Bird ingesting large bean or nut
Bird laugh
Bird of ill omen? Not for the golfer!
Bird of prey
Bird of reef?
Bird one tells stories about
Bird runs over waste receptacle
Bird sound, piano and song - it's murder!
Bird speed
Bird starts to rummage on waste container
Bird that "at heaven's ga
Bird that comes "bob, bob
Bird to imitate bee by the side of a road
Bird with rook and duck on waste container
Bird&rsquo;s time for sleep, buffeted by wind?
Bird’s carefree frolic
Bird's footprints not close to nest
Bird's gullet pouch
Bird's home
Bird's nest is one being very high
Bird's unpleasant feeling in stomach
Bird; tie securely
Bird; zero score
Birds initially ignored nuts
Birthday greeting
Bishop abandons generous approach
Bishop in gown has line in crime
Bishop's bottom producing low frequency sound
Bit of a climb
Bit of aid
Bit of assistance
Bit of banter
Bit of choreography
Bit of dance attire for F
Bit of dialogue
Bit of effrontery
Bit of evidence in court
Bit of food delivered to church
Bit of handkerchief embro
Bit of infirmity
Bit of insolence
Bit of instruction
Bit of marginalia
Bit of moonlight
Bit of moonshine
Bit of pastry on outside of cake
Bit of skid row litter
Bit of stitching: Abbr.
Bit of surveillance evide
Bit of theatrics
Bit of Watergate evidence
Bit of wood glue
Bit quiet for those monitoring the airwaves?
Bit, portion
Bite lip
Bitterly complain
Blab freely
Black and white?
Black belt's blow
Black billiard ball
Black bird died in flock
Black cat
Black eye initially violet, forming bruise on skin
Black Knights of college
Black leopard
Black or red insects
Black pool ball
Black vessel in stream
Black-eyed ones
Blackfish or redeye
Blackmore heroine
Blacktop, e.g.
Blade part
Blast maker
Blast source
Blessed fellow on phone causing row!
Block division
Block series of TGVs to Paris
Blockage in colon, say
Blockbuster buy
Blog bit
Blog comment
Blog entry
Blogger's audience
Blokes crowd round to help girl
Bloodhounds have big ones
Bloodsucking insect
Bloom sprang up
Blooming British abandoning fight
Bloomsbury group member
Blotto or stinko, e.g.
Blouse or shirt
Blouse, e.g.
Blouses with underwear included for 14s?
Blow a high note: put in valve
Blow hot and cold about small medical procedure
Blow the whistle (on)
Blow the whistle on store
Blow up
Blown snow
Blue dye
Blue expanse
Blue Jays, on a scoreboar
Blue or White follower
Blue preceder or follower
Blue-eyed boy's rebellious action
Blue-pencil wielder
Blueprint feature
Bluffer's game
Blunder contributing to emperor retreating northward
Blunder has rascal guillotined
Board defect
Board's partner
Boast about clothes
Boat taken from coast regularly
Boater, perhaps, that&rsquo;s wasting time
Boatman goes on south to get sun?
Boatman's place: long stop
Bob down
Bob's face (having pleasured himself?)
Bobber's quest
Bobbing object
Bodies of water
Body of salt water
Body of water
Body parts that may be be
Bodyguard, Eastern type protecting China's leader
Boggy area
Bolt (down)
Bolt to run smoothly making comeback
Bond's boss and assistant returned for films, TV etc
Bond, for one
Bony structure of the foot
Booby trap component
Book on complete subject
Books to get on earlier vehicle
Boom box setting
Booster, to a rocket
Boot, in baseball, e.g.
Booted a bit of the pitch over the top of Hillsborough
Booted, say
Booth, e.g.
Border broken up in united Germany
Border held by determined Germans
Border is quiet at this place, one of two in the world
Border straddled by distinguished gentlemen
Bore; extremely
Boring home game, last in series?
Borscht, e.g.
Boston or Chicago, e.g.
Boston Red Sox mascot
Boston suburb
Both genders abandoned criminal player
Bother for a boxer
Botox targets
Bottle: guzzler emptied it
Bounce around with fondness for housework
Boundary giving us the upper hand?
Bounding main
Bow out of second-rate finale
Bowl balls without line and length at crease?
Bowl bishop when batting
Bowl brilliant opener when batting
Bowl first of bumpers when at home
Bowler changes end to get ratings
Bowler or boater
Bowler's assignment
Bowline or sheet bend?
Bowling alley
Box extremely stupid person
Box office
Box office take
Box ___ (tree)
Boxer's attendant
Boxer's problem
Boxer's punch
Boxer's trainer, e.g.
Boxing blow
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 trapped back in concrete pillar
Boy with yen for peeress
Boy's father has regular build
Boy: "Wonder about nickel, boron and gold?"
Bra insert
Brain's site
Branch headquarters?
Branch installing new vault
Branch location
Branch site
Branching diagram
Brand of British vessel
Brandy cocktail
Brass instrument
Brat hasn't time to make mistake
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
Brazils and pecans
Bread - a way to get Japanese sort to rise
Bread items
Bread, a status symbol for the rich?
Break in end of paragraph where N-Z found to include L
Break loose - flight
Break pots?
Breakdown is its own possible cure
Breezy talk
Bridge or foot feature
Bridge part
Bridge piece
Bridge shape
Brief affair
Brief affair; throw
Brief attempt about right
Brief immersion
Brief letter
Brief letter school sent back
Brief letter sign-off
Brief message
Brief O.K.: Abbr.
Brief swim
Brilliance one's shown in class
Brilliant person
Brilliant time to leave foundation
Bring to an end, removing the head!
Bring to bay
Bringing up
Briny deep
Brit's elevator
British abandoning one in order to get alternative
British art institution, say, a non-starter
British art museum
British author, notably of children's books, d.1990
British coppers
British crowd returned device for detonation
British flyer let me see hat
British general in the driver's seat in WW2 transport
British monarch keeps bird in hat
British poet laureate Nah
British quiet losing leader in wild Australian parts
British Rail now ruined by ex-PM
British writer of many children's books, d. 1990
Britons on vacation drinking like fishes
Broadbrim, e.g.
Broadcast live in the morning
Broadcast live in two different ways
Broadcast live with a mike
Broadcaster's need
Broadcasters, e.g.
Broadway debut of 10/7/82
Broadway hit
Broadway hit with 7,000+
Broadway smash whose post
Broken hot tap? Best cover item in film
Bronwen regularly invading my secret place
Bronze beater
Broth, for example
Brought up nonsense about performer
Brown betty ingredient
Browne's "cure of all dis
Brownish songbird
Browser setting?
Brunswick stew ingredient
BT's first mobile network - one creating a buzz
Buchan's 1915 novel has 39 of them
Bucket locale
Bud drinker?
Bud's place
Buds may be produced in t
Bug zapper?
Buggy power
Bugs in "A Bug's Life"
Bugs in lines
Builder of cells
Builders' sites
Building hospital by a river
Building sites
Building we found in shelter of hill
Building weapon unleashes anger
Built-up area
Bulb in contact with conductor of electricity
Bulb in contact with electrical current working finally
Bulb lit repeatedly, consuming current
Bulb used by cooks
Bulb used in cooking
Bulb's working, subject to receiving current
Bulbous vegetable
Bull's partner
Bumbling beast
Bun seed
Bun topper
Bunch : grapes :: ___ : b
Bunk bed feature
Bunker perhaps where some turned up
Bunker ___
Burbot or turbot?
Burger garnish
Burger layer
Burger topper
Burlesque props
Burmese and others
Burn detached houses
Burn second of tracks featuring 8 15?
Burning state
Burr's duel victim
Burrowing animal
Burrowing arthropods
Burrowing mammal
Burrowing rodent
Bus or air alternative
Bus schedule specificatio
Bus stations?
Busby or derby
Business attire
Business chatter quietly positioned ahead of work
Business loss
Business outfit
Business starts to commission orders following expansion
Business van
Buster —, US comedian
Buster on the silent scre
Busy bodies
Busy buzzer
Busy little insects
Busy one
Busy one?
Busy type
But it's a dramatic work!
Butcher's or bakery
Butcher's, baker's or can
Butter or jam
Butter or mayo
Butter or oleo
Butterfly's a tiny bit orange at one end
Butterfly; ruler
Buy and sell
Buyer be where?
Buzzer in spelling competition?
By any chance
By logic, then ...
By mouth
By that reasoning
By tradition, the first Bishop of Rome
Bygone religious group
C or G
C ___
C-F musical interval - Prince Regent George's eventual regnal number
C.B. equipment, to a C.B.
C.I.A. worry
C.P.A. hirer
Cabbage collector, for sh
Cabinet assistant
Cabinet backs section of Companies Act
Cabinet department until
Cabinet position with responsibility for clothing company
Cable in Wiltshire, stripped of core
Caboose, for one
Caffe additive
Caffe ___
Caffeinated concoction
Cager's offense
Cagney epithet
Cain vis-
Cain vis-a-vis Abel
Cairo's river
Cairo's waterway
Caladryl: itch :: Bengay
Calculate astrologically
Calculator message
Calendar divisions
Calico, e.g.
California Grenache, e.g.
California-based multinational IT company
Call at first
Call at home
Call boxing arena
Call it a day
Call some prison guards
Call time
Call time in school
Calligrapher's buy
Calligrapher's need
Calligrapher's purchase
Calm there got disturbed
Calm-sounding composition
Cameron apparently thinks Syrian leaders are pussies
Camp group
Campaign setting
Campanologist’s double?
Campbell's product
Camper's lamp
Camping item
Campus building
Campus location
Can seem a thousand short
Can you dig it?
Canal device
Canal feature - hair piece
Canal locale
Canal part
Canal section
Canal site
Canal sites
Canal zone?
Canal zones?
Cancel industrial action
Cancel raise
Cane or beet?
Cane, e.g.
Canopus or Aldebaran
Cantilever, e.g.
Cape ___ Islands
Cape ___, westernmost poi
Capital city on the Danube
Capital of Bermuda
Capital of Bermuda - musical
Capitol site, with "the"
Capitol ___
Cappuccino cousin
Capsule of cyanide on food portion
Capt.'s aide
Capt.'s inferior
Captain James of the high
Captain's command
Captain's domain
Captain's place in game
Captain's position in game
Capture on video
Car attendant
Car beeper
Car in front of pillar box, wingless and slow too
Car supplying lots of expected attendees?
Carbon monoxide poisoning's beginning to permeate numerous soldiers
Card game
Card game for two
Card game that can get red hot
Card game that's a hint t
Card player leaving feast cut turkey
Cards suit
Carefree adventure
Carefree outing
Careful study
Careful thought
Caribbean and others
Caribbean, e.g.
Carnival booth
Carnivorous insect, which rests as if in prayer
Carpenters and harvesters
Carpenters, e.g.
Carpentry class
Carriage in ambush
Carriage, they say, for spectators ...
Carriage; snare
Carrier crew
Carries on
Carries on with The Times
Carrots' plate-mates
Carry - tolerate
Carry drug in pub
Carry enormous animal
Carry grizzly creature
Carry, convey
Carry, give birth to, and put up with Rupert?
Carry; animal
Carry; endure
Carter had one
Cartesian conjunction
Cartoon series, a much cooler version of 16 17?
Cartridge contents
Cartridge filler
Case for holding a light
Case of diamonds, say
Case one of four
Cash in my old points
Cash register output
Cash register part
Cash, notes
Cashews and such
Casino action
Casino winner, often
Casino, to a gambler
Cassandra and Raquel originally in Reliant Robin, say
Cast in 10 officers
Cast leading pair in third series
Cast member
Cast of Brief Encounter
Cast of characters?
Cast off
Cast's concern
Castor or Pollux
Casual affair, as steps taken in Scotland?
Cat and dog keeping round rear flap
Cat lady&rsquo;s in pursuit of desire
Cat's quarry
Cat's-paw, e.g.
Cataract site
Catch a few rays?
Catch constituent up
Catch husband out &mdash; is one listening?
Catch lines being raised
Catch some climbing
Catch that's catchy?
Catch wine circle substituting carbon
Catch; carriage
Catchall category
Catchall column
Catching z's
Catchy musical phrase
Catchy part of a song
Category under "race," ma
Caterpillar or butterfly
Catherine the Great's suc
Catholic leaving continent with undue speed
Cattail's locale
Cattle group
Cattle in a cattle drive
Cattle rancher's unit
Caught god's part in Sophocles play?
Caught when stashing last of eight ounces?
Cauliflower ___
Cause for a massage
Cause for alarm?
Cause for an aspirin
Cause for an erasure
Cause of an itch
Cause of sloppiness, mayb
Causes a commotion about boxing lawsuit
Causing puckering, perhap
Causing the lips to pucke
Caution one finally leaving vehicle
Caution shown when playing king, fearful scoundrel nicking it?
Cautious advice
Cease and desist
Cease sports training over problems at outset
Cease work below street
Ceiling support
Celebratory meal
Celebrity beginning, but not ending
Celebrity extremely short with retired painter
Celebrity has to begin shortly
Celebrity sending nasty people back
Celebrity&rsquo;s scornful expression when upset
Celebrity's expression of mild irritation is taken the wrong way
Celebrity, bald almost
Celestial body
Cell assignment
Cell occupant
Cell wall, perhaps
Centaur, in part
Center of a Christmas dis
Centerpiece of this puzzl
Cereal plant portion
Ceremonial flag
Cerise rocks without volume/mass?
Certain bulb
Certain cabernet
Certain chess piece, info
Certain commando
Certain computer message
Certain dashes
Certain money transfer
Certain soldiers
Certain sorority girl
Certain tennis stroke
Cha cha cha, e.g.
Cha, cha, cha, e.g.
Chain link?
Chain unit
Chairman's need
Chairman's paper
Chaise ___
Challenge for Jack and Ji
Challenge for the wheelch
Challenge, metaphorically
Chance to play
Chance to play in a game
Chance to win
Chance upon confrontation
Change around the Thames
Change colors
Change direction
Change of direction is a shock
Change pound before church
Change routine
Change stage act
Changer of text in English rubbish I had written up
Channel going in deep I pulled towards the surface?
Channel or river filled with fish? On the contrary
Chaperone - Cortes
Chaps receiving help recovered from unproductive bowling spell
Chapter's partner
Character on staff nearly broken
Characteristic events on radio offended Vatican
Characteristic group of symptoms
Characters offering help below mountain height
Charades, e.g.
Charge cut for informer
Charge Germany following hostility
Charge per unit
Charitable people overlooking new openings
Charles's game
Charlie — old Berlin feature? Primarily yes
Charlie enters transaction to get deposit
Chart with many lines
Chart-topper penned by our group is unblemished
Chartism's campaigning for annual festival
Chat volubly after drop of Tanqueray gin?
Chauffeur's order
Cheap commodity?
Check box choice
Check for ID, as at a bar
Check out ancient coin in church
Checked item
Checkers of proofs
Checkout annoyance
Cheek — that's by the mouth
Cheek, and other facial feature
Cheers and others
Cheers! Australia's booted out tech giant
Cheese steak topper
Chemical ___
Chemist is pounds in red, needing turnover
Cherry or apple
Cheshire cat's hangout
Cheshire cat's place
Chess board unit
Chess piece
Chess player moving first
Chess player’s success welcomed by bridge partners
Chess player’s wine?
Chest of drawers
Chesterfield or ulster
Chestnut or walnut
Chestnut, e.g.
Chewing the fat, all finally understand
Chicago, e.g.
Chicken noodle, e.g.
Chicken two in 24
Chicken ___
Chicken's cry that hurt
Chicken, possibly, served in can?
Chief journalist
Chief messenger doesn't take either side
Chief section of the foot
Chief's sly hunch
Chief, playfully mischievous
Chief: Prefix
Chief; part of body
Chiffon creations
Childhood nickname of 21-
Children are being injected with £1 drug
Children's author had to lift line
Children's author Roald
Children's card game
Chime time, with "the"
Chimpanzee researcher Goo
China has fantastic residence for ruler maybe
Chinese calendar animal .
Chinese checkers board sh
Chip's partner
Chirpy sort almost putting on ceremonial dress
Choice on "Let's Make a D
Choice word?
Chorale part
Choreography move
Christian festival
Christie murder setting
Christie setting
Christie's "Death on the
Christie's Miss Marple
Christmas bird takes a lot of covering
Christmas buy
Christmas greeting
Christmas or Easter, eg
Christmas tree adornments
Christmas tree topper
Christmas ___ (holiday st
Chuck Norris finally punching Leo, for one
Chuck Norris's heading for paradise
Chump or pork pie served after fish
Church leader
Church officer
Church official
Church official of greater seniority
Church official; tree
Church V.I.P.
Church with no end of incense for convert
CIA employee
CIA feels prepared where all evidence is gathered?
Cider maker
Cincinnati and lowball ar
Cinnamon unit
Circulation concern
Circulation, in a way
Circumstances covering investigation
Circus barker
Circus barker?
Circus participant
Circus performer
Circus performer to take flight, we hear?
Circus performer with a b
City between Boston and S
City district
City division
City hit hard
City hotel supporting club
City northeast of Boston
City on the Danube
City planner's concern
City to look cheerful as soldiers enter
City university in Zambia originally having money to burn?
City wasn't prepared for revolution
Civil War side, with "the
Clansmen being oddly selective, for instance
Clash with a queen
Class competition
Class describing imaginary number for Einstein?
Class division
Class list
Class of tools?
Classic name on stage
Classic one-word headline
Classic theater name
Classical heptad
Classical septet
Cleaning solution?
Cleo's lane
Cleopatra's river
Clever of bishop to drink beer? Just the opposite!
Clever, skilful
Cliff oddly lacking energy before game
Cliff's brink
Climb; flake of skin
Clinton has two
Clock could be item as also found in Laos
Clock info
Clock or watch pointer
Clock reading
Clock regulator
Clock sweeper
Clog (up)
Close British section of canal
Close hostilities with ultimatum, finally
Close securely
Close the main line
Close tightly
Close up
Close, as an envelope
Close, as friends
Clothing item
Clothing tag information
Club accommodating old vessel
Club for AA member?
Club that spurs one on
Club that'll bring tears to your eyes
Club wants women to gain advantage
Club, maybe, that footballer tries to avoid
Clubs or hearts
Clubs, e.g.
Clubs, possibly, for eccentrics
Clue game board space
Clue, for one
Co-operate with Brand, say, and dance
Co-operating state
Co-worker is friendly, though not at first
Coast Guard mem.
Coast Guard off.
Coast Guard officer below
Coast Guard officer: Abbr
Coast Guard rank: Abbr.
Cocaine found in tea, right? It's not true
Cocaine is one, for example
Cockney intent on keeping the peace
Cod, dab, eel and ray
Code G
Code word for C
Code word for G
Coffee concoction
Coffee four in 24
Coffee or cocoa
Coffee order
Coffee served with hot milk
Coffee shop order
Coffee: second of two cut
Coffeehouse order
Coiled lock of hair
Coin collection
Coin collections
Coins are suspended in church
Coins as part of wages
Coins belonging to elderly people
Coins, banknotes
Colbert ___ (Comedy Centr
Cold and rainy
Cold beer needed after second climb
Colditz prisoner, perhaps, with little hesitation, might
Collagen injection site
Collagen target
Collar site
Colleague of Kent
Collect-all-the-cards gam
Collection agcy.
Collection holder
Collectors' org.
College student's declara
College tour around yard
Colloquialisms in curious language
Colonial group
Colonialist discussed aspect of infrastructure
Colony insects
Colorado's Mesa ___
Colorful talk
Colour of milk
Colour of ripe lemons
Colour; fish
Colours in evening paper
Comb (wool)
Comb maker
Combination ___
Come about
Come across game
Come along - £20 for cycling trip? Rip off!
Come by
Come down with
Come gallantly holding final letter
Come in third
Come to a halt
Come to a ___
Come to an end
Comedian, one writing dully about sergeant?
Comes across holding up bag
Comes out on top
Comfortable spring
Comic bat's 1D puttin' wig and gown on?
Comic's missiles
Coming back unprepared for conflict
Coming down
Coming up, strike boss
Command British to leave frontier
Command group
Command; sequence
Commander introduces final list of discussion items
Comment before "I don't k
Comment not to be taken s
Commercial ___
Common ailment
Common alias
Common bathroom sight
Common breast-pocket stai
Common British bird
Common dessert ingredient
Common flag feature
Common flag symbol
Common or standard weekend
Common surname
Common survey option
Common sweetener
Common test subject
Common test taker
Common thing
Common thing?
Common Web site link
Commonly catch sound, in this
Comms code C
Comms code for G
Communication channels
Communication means
Communication means at th
Communicators on the rise aim to captivate English Duke
Communion assistant
Community competition
Community contest
Community event
Community get-together
Commuter line
Commuter option
Commuter's choice
Commuter's option
Commuting option
Compact, e.g.
Companion from different sector
Company car once made by Ford
Company co-founded by 57-
Company part
Company perk
Comparative form of littl
Comparison basis
Compete in a Soap Box Der
Competent brewer initially brought in beer
Competent firm? No way
Competent leader removed from board
Competition of sorts
Competitive advantage
Competitive ___
Compiler the woman would dump in the outhouse
Complain bitterly
Complain furiously as fibber turns up
Complain over nothing left for workers' share
Complaint of Labour leader lacking in fluency
Complete absence of law
Complete failure
Complete flop
Completed insurance, shelling out $100
Completely bungle
Completely ended
Completely worn out
Complicated problem
Component that is found inside computer terminal in office
Component with unknown function
Composer drops in for meat slice
Composer of Salome and Elektra
Composer on the case of correct decision
Composer Warlock
Composer who got crotchety with 1?
Composer’s art’s reflected by American symphony primarily
Computer accessory needed by famous engineer
Computer aid
Computer announcement
Computer attachment
Computer bit
Computer choice
Computer company
Computer device
Computer device offering way of working with purpose
Computer giant
Computer item with a trac
Computer logo
Computer option
Comrade in arms
Con's preoccupation
Concealing head in funny acrobatic manoeuvre
Concede, as a point
Concert promoter's figure
Concert receipts
Concert site
Concert venue
Conclude a minimal amount of settlement's best
Conclude corporations must be on the rise
Conclusion in home game
Conclusion lead-in
Conclusion of movie, Three Kings, skirting over inaccuracy
Conclusion preceder
Conclusion sometimes drawn by an organist
Conclusion starter
Condescend to remove an old feature of organ
Condolences; understanding
Conduct in sector, poor
Confederate uniform color
Conference need
Confine to home
Conflagration; sack
Conflict Mike finds heated
Conflict taking month to heat up
Confrontation Descartes maybe recalled, involving European noble
Confuse - cast
Congressional declaration
Conjecture made by those people importing gold
Conjecture the other ranks verify finally
Conked out
Conquistador promotes last pair to head bodyguard
Conservative compassion after leader deposed in urban area
Conservative in E-type getting armed guard
Conservative pinching man&rsquo;s idea
Conservative welcoming the man's idea
Conservative's "question and answer" tour's ending in the Home Counties
Consider cost
Considers dropping thousand for good stuff
Constellation component
Constellation part
Container - it’s used by grammar expert
Container for liquid
Container releasing its contents in prescribed amounts
Container; courage
Contemplate securing round bit of IT equipment
Contender in the Belmont
Contents of some farm bus
Contest in which the rule
Contest of sorts
Contests; corresponds
Continue downhill without
Continue effortlessly
Continuous pain? One must ring hospital
Contract bridge?
Contract negotiator
Contract parts
Contract stipulation
Contracts essentially null and void for motorway, perhaps
Contrarily, editor cutting back is one authors rely on
Contrary attention-seeker, brunette, after short story for broadcaster
Control river parasites
Control tower word
Controversial agcy. since
Convention site
Conversation arising in Greek/Latin
Convertible or coupe, e.g
Cook's offering coated egg starters, man!
Cooked and ready to eat
Cooked in London eatery
Cooked thoroughly
Cooked; carried out
Cool cat
Cool dude, in jazz
Cool guys
Cool sort
Cooperating for capturing woman
Coot or moorhen, for example
Cop given nuts spitting out large stones
Cop's cry
Copland's first piano sextet: amazing, something to look forward to
Copper coins
Copper to escort dealer
Coppers finding 48th vice president
Cops and robbers, e.g.
Copy key first — and do a runner!
Copy over?
Copy righter?
Copy, as a film
Coral ___
Cordelia's father
Cordial start of meeting after hostilities
Core group?
Corinthian conclusion
Corinthian, for one
Corn order
Corn piece
Corn serving
Corn spike
Corn spikes
Corn unit
Corn units
Corn, wheat or soybeans
Corner indefinite number engaged in plot
Corporal punishment to stay
Corporate bigwig
Corporate type
Correctional worker?
Corrupt "haves" all at once inherit our greatest public asset
Costco quantity
Couch potato's passion
Cougar or Jaguar
Cougar or Lynx
Could be Hazel’s crazy!
Council member, maybe
Count carrying more weight after transitioning
Country bumpkin
Country home to accommodate Old King Cole first
Country partner?
Country path
Country road
Country road made of bare earth, for example
Country singer Anderson
Country singer on whom "C
Country singer?
Country way
Country; bird
Couple holding hands, consum­ing punch or wine, not 18
Couple seen in a restaura
Courage and determination
Courage and what one might find it in?
Courage that may help motorist on winter drive
Courage, determination
Courage; container
Courage? Makes an error about one retreating
Course ahead involving Aegean?
Course component
Course division
Course of ship going round lake
Course went on, reportedly?
Court area
Court call
Court card
Court defense
Court demand
Court getting behind composer in decision
Court opening
Court presentation
Court proceeding
Court supporting Italian barman's decision
Courteous chap
Cousin of "hmmm!"
Cousin of a cockroach
Cover food put out on table?
Covered in blood
Cow crowd
Cow group
Coward's color
Cowardly cry: that hurt!
Cowardly; colour
Cowboy's companion
Cows maybe man&rsquo;s seen on road
Coyly roguish
Cracker seed
Crackers — or what you need them for
Craggy hill
Craggy peak
Craggy prominence
Craps play
Crash and burn
Crate, so to speak
Crater's edge
Craving, slangily
Craze giving rise to intense anger
Crazy for health food
Crazy nightmare might be the case for Brazil
Crazy old king&rsquo;s losing his head
Crazy teachers&rsquo; society
Cream of the crop
Create, as a CD
Creative work left in reserve, writing for newspaper?
Creator of the Bennet fam
Creatures hunted for sport
Creatures with tunnel vis
Credit card statement fig
Crescent moon feature
Crescent-shaped tract of
Crew member
Cricket fielding position
Cricketer first for honours in Somerset city
Crier's place
Crime award inspiring small informal gathering
Crime scene evidence, oft
Crimson Glory, for one
Crisis point
Critic's unit
Crocodile ___
Cromwell, for example
Crook from north in sack
Crook, third in line, involved in plot
Cross about small means of access
Cross: Christianity :: __
Crossing point
Crosspiece put over hole in floor
Crotchet or minim, say?
Crowd good at English
Crowd runs from site of fire
Cruise ship Empress of th
Cruise that goes all around the UK?
Crushed to powder
Crusted desserts
Crusty ones
Cry after the sound of a
Cry before
Cry from a tickled person
Cry from the bench
Cry made while cracking a
Cry repeated in aerobics
Crystals used for dishes
Cub: it is desperate for something to eat
Cuba or Aruba
Cuba, e.g.
Cuban export
Cube consumed orally
Cube not displaying face in elevation
Cue user
Cultivate plants
Cultivated plot
Cultural centre?
Cup handle
Cup's edge
Curiosity victim
Current carrier
Current doctor, frightfully fit
Current events
Current fad
Current line
Current man on board
Current of air
Current type of beer
Curry, not the first, in space
Cursor mover
Curtains made at home, apart from fringes
Curve (in a road)
Curved doorway
Curved masonry construction
Curved overhead structure
Curved structure
Curved structure builder ultimately installed in a church
Custard cream, say?
Cut (with an axe)
Cut - a piece of meat
Cut back on ball game
Cut back primarily on game
Cut down, as a photo
Cut into pieces
Cut of lamb
Cut of meat
Cut of meat; hack
Cut off
Cut policeman seen around hospital
Cut right into fish
Cut short, maybe
Cut some French opals
Cut taker
Cut throat
Cut wood
Cut, as a picture
Cut; slice of meat
Cutting part
Cutting the mustard
Cyclisme à vélo?
Dacre perhaps somehow tried to take in head of OFCOM
Dad exercises and stops to draw breath?
Daft to discount British forces
Daily pork pie? Fool!
Daily V.I.P.
Dallas Cowboy's emblem
Dame — Melba, singer
Dame of whodunits
Damn Anglicans coming round for cash
Dance bit
Dance components
Dance flourish
Dance instruction
Dance instructor's call
Dance instructor's instru
Dance lesson
Dance makeup
Dance maneuver
Dance move
Dance movement
Dance partner
Dance partner?
Dance set?
Dance unit
Dance with comrade beyond a disaster?
Dance's partner
Dandy bagging large turkey
Dandy consuming large turkey
Dangerous place to pass a
Dangle poles over a pier,
Dartmoor topographical fe
Dash lengths
Dash locale
Dash measures
Dash sizes
Dash widths
Dash-dot, dash-dot, dash-
Date chart
Daughter must leave expensive organ
Daughters leave mottled fruit
Dave's partner's electronic track
Davy Jones's domain
Davy Jones's locker, with
Daylight saving, e.g.
Daylight savings saving
Dead large stash of drugs in a small piano
Dead to the world
Deadfall, e.g.
Deal - occupation
Deal for one week with fashion clothing
Deal from cedar trees brought back
Deal in angry speech I ignored
Deal maker
Deal, possibly, with 100 vices
Dealer in Volkswagen trucks
Dealing with discord in ranks?
Dear guy?
Debugging discovery
Debutante's date
Decision, judgement
Decision-making diagram
Deck member
Deck of 52
Deck units
Declaration of 1941
Declaration of Congress
Declare "good" or "excell
Decline swim
Decline with age
Deep affection
Deep blue
Deep brown, without end
Deep ditch
Deep swimmer
Defeat good enemy?
Defeat, barely
Defense type
Degree in music
Delay beginning to seem unlikely
Delay getting seat in choir
Delay outlet at a fair
Delay sales booth
Delay unbelievable after standing start
Deliberately lose most of the argument
Delicate skill
Delivery area
Delivery man's hat
Delivery possibility
Democrat dealing with vital representation of party?
Democratic Party symbol
Demonstrate; spectacle
Demonstration after head's ousted principal
Demonstration spurning first entrance to city?
Den denizen
Dendrologist's subject
Dennis, to Mr. Wilson
Dental school exam?
Denunciate, with "at"
Department at an auto sho
Dependent, often
Deposing leader in panic is blunder
Depression not over, off to see pharmacist?
Dept. of the Treasury dep
Depth of a vessel's keel below the surface
Derby hat
Derby or bowler
Derby, for one
Dermatologist's concern
Descartes's "therefore"
Description of Els's scores
Deserter's charge reduced
Deserter? Not in the desert once!
Deserve special perks, sa
Deserve special treatment
Deserving a thumbs-up
Design feature of many a
Design feature over many
Designate "commercial" or
Desire contents of sugar container?
Desist from temper tantrum right away
Desk item
Desolate spot
DeSoto, e.g.
Despicable one
Despicable person
Dessert: fine chilled, but not cold
Desserts akin to cobblers
Desserts with crusts
Destination for a W-2
Destination of many filin
Destructive digger
Detached piece of land
Detailed examination
Detect both poles coming into view
Detective Lord ___ Wimsey
Detective's assignment
Determination - coarse sandstone
Determination I should replace article in bequest
Determination to see power slipping from grasp with time
Determine the age of, in
Detest not going all the way in Balmoral?
Detroit, e.g.
Developer very much ahead
Devil’s lair imprisoning little Maureen
Devoted, as friends
Devour ravenously
Diacritical mark
Diagonal mover in chess
Diagram representing different relationships
Dialogue units
Diamond flaw?
Diamond stat
Diamond, e.g.
Diamonds or spades
Diamonds, e.g.
Diamonds, for example, that you can wear
Diane of "Annie Hall"
Dice roll
Dice, say
Dickens, perhaps, about first in reading material, primarily at this time of year
Dickens-based musical
Dict. label
Did pound firstly get used on ball?
Didn't have enough
Didn't sit still?
Die (out)
Difference between winner
Different article in gold
Different one
Different order that has evidently reversed, first of all
Different parent, not married
Different part of bible seen by woman
Different person subject to order, abandoned by British
Difficult problem for Ravel
Difficult work cut down when given to American singers
Difficulty hearing crucial part of negative statement
Diluted fruit drink
Dimensions, magnitude
Diminished by
Diminutive suffix
Diner basketful
Diner, for one
Dinghy or dory
Dinghy, e.g.
Dinner bread
Diploma feature
Direct issue
Direction at many a corne
Directive to a chauffeur
Directive to James
Directly above
Directly show where
Director's cut turned up with a new short film
Dirt, GO?
Dirty dog
Disappointed shout
Disappointment felt after this, for character on the radio?
Disastrous failure
Discard; small building
Discarded queen, perhaps, retaining spades
Discarded spades held here?
Discharge a cannon
Disciple following evangelist, a man of many words
Disciple prefacing good Biblical contribution from 16
Disconcert; chuck
Discounted by
Discover - modicum
Discovering it sends homeowner up the wall
Disgraced Liberal Farron put up in small hotel
Disgruntled player's dema
Dish covering penny whistle
Dish that's often roasted
Dishes containing raw vegetables
Dishes regularly spoiled with 25% salt
Dishonestly altering (the books)
Disliking learning about play
Disloyal sort
Dismiss spring and end happily
Dismissed in contest, though not bowled
Disney dog
Disney's "___ of the Sout
Disorder putting off old woman and another woman
Dispatcher's word
Distant motorway building
Distinct step
Distinctive area
Distinctive features of M
Distinctive flag
Distortion affecting my radar beam
Distress signal
Ditch fish angler finally caught
Ditch fish in river? The opposite
Diva, e.g.
Dive forward to catch duck in passenger area
Division of school hard by river
Division of the school year
Division of the year
Divisions of the year
Do - political group
Do a caulking job
Do a critic's job
Do a number
Do agricultural work
Do battle with foreign noble blocking Frenchman's return
Do better than
Do drugs after American working girl gets home?
Do lullabies, e.g.
Do right cutting wages
Do, e.g.
Do, for example
Do, re or mi, e.g.
Do, re or mi?
Do, say
Dobbin's "right"
Doc Holliday's game
Doc wears them
Docket item
Doctor instructed to ignore first bit of wind?
Doctor involved in study of genius
Doctor pursues hygiene issue, maybe mine
Doctor's consulting room
Doctor's office, to Brits
Doctors' practice
Document exchanges hands - it's too hot to handle
Doe being defended
Does it store all the letters one writes?
Dog biter
Dog botherer
Dog hounder
Dog seen in Soho, undernourished
Dog treat
Dog's owner
Dog-eared piece
Dog-___ (well-worn)
Dogs perhaps retreating, one in flight
Dogwood or palm
Dojo blow
Dollars and Deutsche mark
Domain of the goddess Tet
Domestic animal
Domesticated animal
Don't be serious
Don't go on
Done with
Door fastener
Door without a knob, say
Doorstep cry
Dormant; inattentive
Dory or ferry
Dot - full stop
Dot; argument, idea
Dotty over young woman
Double agent
Double checker
Double order, perhaps
Double ___
Double-decker checker
Doubled, a 1969 #1 hit so
Doubled, a pen
Doughnut feature
Doughnut's center
Doughnut's middle
Dove's aversion
Dowager welcomes knight's opening
Down (on)
Down for the count
Down tools
Down with something
Dozing snake has secured shelter
Dozing snake seen around shelter
Dr. Seuss character
Dr. Seuss's "The Cat in t
Drag one's feet
Drain part
Drainage area
Drainpipe discovery
Drainpipe part
Dramatic artist
Dramatic production
Draw a small amount
Draw an outline of
Draw game?
Draw suspicion
Draw very uncreatively
Draw? Point for football team, commonly
Drawing place
Drawn to the old method of patterning textiles
Dreadful feeling
Dreaming, maybe, like backward-looking PM of yesteryear
Dressing room door figure
Dressy attire for a man
Drillers' group?
Drink bottle
Drink containing skin of plump fruit
Drink contents of dish?
Drink from a machine
Drink large tea brewed outside front of temple
Drink less bubbly, taking lips away
Drink less gin to inspire sheer love
Drink not right for social gathering
Drink of spirits getting us fired
Drink that may be a doubl
Drink that may be vanilla
Drink was revolting
Drink with a foamy top
Drink with milk
Drink's rough, reportedly
Drinking places
Drive around? No time or opportunity
Drive close to Ferrari in journeys westward
Driven group
Driver of one vehicle or another over short period
Driver's destination?
Driver's place
Driveway's end
Driving passion?
Driving place
Driving test directive
Drone, e.g.
Drones, maybe
Drool over Irish bottle
Drop a line?
Drop in the mail
Drop-off point
Dropped fly ball, e.g.
Dropped pop-up, e.g.
Dropping the ball, e.g.
Drops rents
Drug cop
Drug dealer
Drug left in London area
Drug runner at Folkestone?
Drug story sat on by daily
Druidic worship sites
Drum containers
Drum locale
Drum set?
Drum site
Drunken lads in Ibiza, for example
Drunken type somewhat lacking
Duck found on European river
Duck, possibly, served inside
Duel personality
Duffel &mdash;; morning &mdash;
Duffer's challenge
Duffer's locale
Duffer's obstacle
Dugout, for one
Duke of Cornwall's father
Dull card game
Dull color
Dull discomfort
Dull hurt
Dull pain
Dull persistent pain
Dumbarton ___ (D.C. estat
Dumbarton ___ Conference
Dunce finally excluded from class project
Dusting target
DVD box set purchase
DVD box set, possibly
DVD menu option
Dwarf or giant, maybe
Dwelling place
Dwindle away to nothing
E or G, e.g.
E-file receiver
E.g. the skill independent learner retained in modern times
Each source of riches gets attention
Each state, symbolically
Each young fellow comes on board for various times
Early course
Earth, good and spherical
Earth; stop from flying
Easily enter place after escape of one horse
Easter display
Easter entree
Easter parade attraction
Easter serving
Easter ___ (period up to
Easter, e.g.
Eastern commander about to close what's to be done?
Easy card game
Easy mark, in cards
Easy on the eyes
Eat hastily
Eat in a hurry
Eat like a king
Eat ravenously when course is over
Ebony or mahogany
Eccentric - stiff paper
Eccentric item that could be removed from deck
Eclipse, for one
Economic lifeblood
Economical, eschewing a rise
Economist Janeway
Economist John Maynard __
Economy, for one
Eden event
Edge of landmass
Edge, rim
Edible animals shot as a sport
Edible bulb
Edible fish
Edible kernels
Edinburgh's locale, in po
Edward who popularized th
Edward who wrote "The Owl
Efficient medical treatment out of bounds
Eg arm borne by soldiers, those taking a back seat?
Eg Marilyn Monroe&rsquo;s heavenly body?
Eg Victoria&rsquo;s position in life?
Eg, a banana
Eg, a heart or club
Eg, apple or pear
Eg, Borneo
Eg, bowler
Eg, cypress
Eg, eider; get down
Eg, eyot or inch
Eg, flycatcher
Eg, football match
Eg, Jersey
Eg, minestrone
Eg, minim
Eg, mulligatawny
Eg, pecans
Eg, pharmacist
Eg, Sardinia or Java
Eg, taste or touch
Eg, three or 3
Egg drop, e.g.
Egg shell
Eggs order
Eggs ___ easy
Ego-less, trembling internal light
Egypt's main water supply
Egyptian lifeline
Egyptian river
Egyptian tomb feature
Eight the hard way, e.g.
Either 50 of 50/50
Either end of a gate
Either end of a spar on a square-rigger's mast
Either of two opposing wa
Elaborate meal
Elder for one right to fetch round support of course
Elder or alder
Elder, for one
Elective course?
Electric wire feature
Electrical conductor
Electrical cord
Electrician's hookup
Electricity carrier
Electronic publication set up for football maybe
Elements of type found within spermatozoa
Elephant flappers
Elephant fleeing circus finally in the Spanish fairy story
Elephant in a song
Elephant's-___ (plant)
Elevator man
Elevator part
Eleven-a-side field game
Eliot's Grizabella, e.g.
Elizabeth Taylor's third
Elm or elder
Elm or oak
Elm or pine
Elsewhere - unfashionable
Emanation from Earth's mantle
Embossed emblem
Embraced in cuddle that's rough
Embroidered ltr., often
Emerge in season
Emerges with trip arranged to see opera
Emile's love on Broadway
Emma's young fellow's hot … mainly after exercise!
Employer of many auditors
Empty bar to have coffee?
Empty shore near a stretch of water
Empty space; aperture
Ems followers
Emulate a grandparent, ma
Encased lamp
Encrustation to mount
End of a dash
End of a fishing line
End of a footrace
End of a Greek run
End of forest area stripped by fire, ultimately - ash?
End of the comment
End removed from utensil as well
End sinks after rising
End street work
End with jars upside down
End with successful snooker shots brought up
Ending with "for" or "wha
Ending with dog or long
Ending with land or sea
Endless sexual perversion primarily gratifies royal
Endless story beginning to kill conversation
Endlessly dressing feathered friend
Endure - mammal
Endure ill-mannered guy
Enemy leader?
Enemy's opposite
Energy produce by sun in equivalent type of oil
Energy-filled sandwich to make you move fast
Engine problem
English are heard repeatedly admitting old mistake
English composer providing part for violin that's played by quartets
English coppers
English country gent bites tail off rather large rodent
English might, needing to lose mass for racing boat
English poet laureate Nah
English poet laureate of
English poet laureate, 16
English Queen entertaining politician, or another monarch
English right infiltrated by the same heartless journalist
English rush north for work
English spa city on the River Avon
English spa founded by the Romans
English tips?
Enjoyable - moral
Entirely unknown friend
Entourage play tennis here - and try to win
Entrance area
Entrance German goddess
Entrance to many a plaza
Entry blank datum: Abbr.
Envelope closer
Environment suitable for tailless mammal
Epistle apostle
Epitome of thinness
Equestrian equipment
Equilateral quadrilateral
Equine animal
Equips for war
Erection to blame for this headache?
Erstwhile show-off lowering level of European publicity
Eruption from Earth's mantle
Esau vis-
Escalate, with "up"
Escalator part
Escalator parts
Eskimo's catch
Espresso added to frothed steamed milk
Espresso coffee and milk
Espresso order
Espresso with steamed milk
Essentially gazump wealthy financial centre
Essex sailor sleeping at home after cold
Established facts
Established regimental flag?
Estate, say, starts to contact all residents
Esther 8:9 is the longest
Etcher Cadmus
Ethical to deduct marks in exam
European bound by rail for Paddington?
European getting you upset, a failure
Evaluate some person or thing
Eve's downfall
Eve's fruit
Even a prig could be a passer-on of gossip
Even once
Event proceeds
Event receipts
Event where one stands fo
Eventually leave wife suffering
Every family has one
Every possible anagram for 'sweets'?
Every so often repair organ
Everybody's got the back of lovely colleague
Everyone at the back of hotel room
Evidence of pain
Evil one
Evil spirit
Evil spirit making November follow March
Evolution pioneer
Evolution theorist
Ewe's baby
Ex-governor Spitzer
Ex-governor Spitzer of Ne
Ex-PM, having been given a roasting?
Exact moment
Exam format
Exam given face-to-face
Exam sans pencils
Exam some scholar once rejected
Exam type
Examination for all? Not entirely
Examination format
Examination of gold and aluminium
Examination of the ears, so to speak
Examination of the mouth
Examination removing top of reef feature
Excavation machine, for s
Excellent energy party picked up
Exceptional ability
Exceptional intellect
Exceptional intelligence
Excessive speed
Excessive urgency
Excessive, with no additional energy required to make the pace
Exchange (as A and R in t
Exchange rubbish vehicle
Excitement as I'm entering American state
Excitement? I'm in a state
Exclamation before "I did
Exclusive group providing local anaesthetic?
Exec, slangily
Execute witch around noon
Exemplars of twinship
Exercise routine bit
Exhausted, with "in"
Exhibit Holbeins and new Goyas at the front
Exhibiting greater modera
Exhibits, basically
Existential topic for Hei
Existential woe
Exodus - all inside leaving headland in this?
Exorcist's enemy
Exorcist's quarry
Exorcist's target
Expanse of salt water
Expanse of water
Expected, as payment
Expedition missing out top of Umbrian peak
Expedition retains openings for trainee explorers
Expensive losing diamonds in some corn
Experience one French duke avoided for this reason
Experienced one
Expert adviser is relentless about fuel regularly being wasted
Expert in some chaos
Expert on Muslim leader brought into court
Expert swimmer, male, adapted proper, genuine clothing
Expert turning up in hotel bar
Expert, so to speak
Explanation as to how something might work
Explode, as a volcano
Exploit dispute minister rejected in agreement
Exploit involving second blowout
Explorer Marco
Explosive device
Explosive hail reaches northern sky
Expression of annoyance about Wisconsin regional capital
Expression of annoyance over principal
Expression of relationship quite in error about a cricket side
Expression of surprise
Extend - banquet
Extinguished; abroad
Extra flash
Extra horsepower, in slan
Extra horsepower, slangil
Extra time is needed by loose-limbed people
Extract of weed generating irritability
Extraordinary student I observed in class
Extreme anger? It&rsquo;s the fashion
Extreme fear after deposing leader is mistake
Extremely short after nothing's done
Eye drops
Eyebrow makeup
Eyebrow shape
F. Murray Abraham feature
F.B.I. operative
F.B.I. worker
F1 world champion Graham
Face-lift, e.g.
Face-to-face exam
Face-to-face test
Facial hair
Factor in shipping costs
Facts presented in court
Faculty notice about new Society
Fail miserably
Failed negotiation result
Failed state?
Failing to start, expensive sound processing unit
Faintest residue
Fair beater
Fair description of 11 and 25, in particular, but not in general
Fair one?
Fair share, maybe
Fair ___ (Civil War battl
Fair's opposite
Fairly - good-looking
Fairly easy on the eye
Fairly insignificant Republican is imprisoned
Fairly narrow-minded about rule
Fairly unimportant to bridge river
Fairly; attractive
Fairy of Persian folklore
Fairy tale setting
Fairylike being of myth
Family animals up for a bit of a walk
Family business
Family chart
Family diagram
Family joined by grand royal personage
Family map
Family portrait, of sorts
Family, our people, seen in garden
Famous actor
Famous Egyptian bottles light brown in colour
Famous entertainer deserts, upset
Famous horse corrected evil in small rook
Famous traitors sent back
Fan of Wales at first supports Bale with love
Fancy British car, inform
Fancy car, for short
Fancy wheels, informally
Fandango accompaniment
Fans of whips?
Far from a little money for one's cup of tea?
Farm group
Farm worker
Farm workers?
Farm yield
Farmer's harvest
Farmer's land
Farmer's output
Farmer's yield
Farrier, e.g.
Fashion craze
Fashion line named for a
Fashion's not out to make human condition better?
Fast food eponym
Fasten - hair
Fasten securely
Fastening device
Fat guy in shorts
Fat mouth
Fat ___ (fight memento)
Father of Goneril
Father ___
Faucet problem
Faux pas
Favor cloyingly, with "on
Favourite jumper
FBI employee
Fear head chopped off in mistake
Fear losing face, thus making a mistake
Fear losing fine musical ability
Fear taking time off could be a mistake
Fearless competition
Feature of Africa ... and
Feature of an exit strate
Feature of many a ballroo
Feature of many a greetin
Feature on an official do
Features of some cell pho
Fedora or fez
Fedora, e.g.
Feeder frequenter
Feel anxious after change of leader
Feel bad
Feel compassion
Feel concern
Feel eager
Feel sore
Feel sympathy (for)
Feel; discernment
Feel; one's reason
Feeling less cold, singer engages career accountant
Feeling of apprehension
Feeling of dread
Feeling on anxiety
Feet per second, e.g.
Feline mammals
Fell backwards in lounge, perhaps
Fell sick with Scotch finally going to head
Fell, turning over in space
Fellow dallied not half in affair
Fellow ejected from chapel, the German high-up in congregation
Fellow feeling inhibited accepts to lightly touch setter's back
Fellow linguist half abandoned illicit relationship
Fellow with vital dope
Fellow's beginning with Heather in hasty romance
Fellow's total failure
Female also overturned base
Female bringing joy ultimately to boy
Female by meadow in little jumper
Female child
Female depressed about habitual seducer
Female novelist in same state as 20, we hear
Female sheep from the south with curly tail
Female soldier's extremely regimental
Female title
Female US soldier joining both sides
Female with weapon in ranch?
Fence entrance
Fence opening
Fence part
Fend (off)
Ferry or dinghy
Ferry or wherry
Festival flourishing its charms
Fettle - kilter
Fictional horse's reward for finishing second
Fictional rabbit
Field goal?
Field of work
Field opening
Field yield
Fielding position in the news?
Fiesta, e.g.
Fife to get the better of Dundee at the end
Fifty per cent
Fig or fir
Fighting force
Fighting force always includes Royal Marines
Figure - song
Figure expert is someone blunting crisis ahead of the Queen
Figure manure should be spread and left
Figure meal run out
Figure of interest?
Figure on an electric bil
Figure out
Figure scoffed loudly
Figure showing more dead
Figure skater Janet
Figure skating?
Filing org.
Film composer one morning seen amongst leaves
Film job
Film or play
Film theatre replaces variable, new projector
Film worker
Film's lead
Final letter from girl in borders of Oklahoma
Final parts in cast recast for theatrical hit
Finally crash via fall of fifty per cent
Finally get to airshow in Bournemouth, say
Finally take this long garment and slip off?
Financial predicament
Find - a very small amount
Find - tiny portion
Find and copy
Find by investigation
Find courage in drink
Find eastern wagon heading west
Find place to store luggage close to hand in Ipswich, say
Find venue for governing body
Finding composer's taken to court
Finding court composer's given precedence
Finding man who scored on court
Fine - drilled hole
Fine for a non-drinker found in the quarry
Fine spring
Finest &mdash; and worst?
Finest cannabis from the south
Fingered organ
Finish line marker
Finish line, maybe
Finish line, perhaps
Finish off sweet, mint?
Finish second best
Finish stone work
Finished - as a remainder
Finished disguise, except the front
Finished on top
Finished; above
Fir or poplar
Fire controller for game
Fire iron
Fire prodder
Firearm - collector's item
Fired a gun
Fireplace rod
Fires do it
Fireworks time, with "the
Firing of a gun
First Army rank of 39-Acr
First couple of children in A&E hurt
First course option
First course, often
First impeached U.S. pres
First Lady having concern ultimately quits
First Lady supported by Republican at all times
First Lord of the Treasury
First number in a record
First number in season re
First of bells echoes buzzer
First of letters penned by women concerning seducer
First part of a record
First to abandon relative, or second
First two of theatre seats, say, will do for cast
First vessel from the east
First ___ first
First-sight phenomenon
Firth of Tay port
Fish crossing river channel
Fish in pool in Gloucester
Fish in this spot when caught
Fish of the deep
Fish out of river is a ray
Fish served by maid primarily in reception room
Fish served in delicious almonds
Fish, a whopper for Wally
Fish; heather
Fish; low voice
Fish; singer
Fishing string
Fit for a King?
Fit for duty
Fit porter, maybe, carrying bishop
Fit-for-a-king spread
Fitted at the smithy's
Fitted with horseshoes
Fitting decision?
Fitting venue for staging Annie?
Five cents a minute, e.g.
Five cents a minute, say
Five hundred pounds, but apparently not a thousand?
Five to ten, e.g.
Five-digit extension
Fiver, say
Fixed charge
Fixed flag
Fixed price
Fizzle (out)
Fizzle, with "out"
Flag - level of attainment
Flag - of the usual kind
Flag feature
Flag location
Flag-carrying soldier resolved to clear surgeon
Flak - cling
Flake found in case of Slavic beer
Flake off
Flash producers
Flashing image?
Flashlight's projection
Flat-topped pieces of furniture
Flatfoot's lack
Flatten headless, evil-tempered dwarf
Flavor of Calvados brandy
Flavorful seed
Flavour is the main issue
Fleet left before first light
Flight divisions
Flight key on board before take-off?
Flight segment
Flipped ball catches me going the wrong way
Flippered animal
Flippered mammal
Flog - band
Flogging witch that's eaten wife and family
Flop in procreational period repelled legend
Flop in the country
Flop or lop follower
Floppy rabbit feature
Floral gift
Florentine : spinach :: l
Flower - climbed
Flower - got up
Flower for Valentine's Da
Flower girl regularly seen in Tyneside
Flower got out of bed
Flower of Lancashire and Yorkshire neither red nor white?
Flower, one planted by lake in Northumberland?
Flower; went up
Flu season protection
Flu symptom
Fluish feeling
Flush, for one
Flush, say
Flyer's attempt to cross river
Flying insect
Foam at the mouth
Foamy coffee order
Foamy mugful
Folded corner
Folio is top for highbrow school population
Folks going through leave
Follow a Parisian boarding carrier
Follow a suggestion …
Follow Henry in various places, avoiding river
Follow Tory leader contest
Follower of each or no
Follower of lop or dog
Follower of Mary
Follower of the bottom li
Following instinct, director proceeded carefully
Fondle that woman, husband's away so it's safe
Fondue feature
Fondue, for one
Food dishes, often tossed and dressed
Food fish
Food item served in a bas
Fool (around)
Foolish American boy, who makes you think of Wallace?
Fools caught out in great numbers
Foot curve
Football game division
Football play
Football team in China excellent
For a time, traitor is protected
For a young girl it’s sort of over
For all time
For example, an account in Times?
For example, one sort of anaesthetic
For example, the recital's pitiful
For free
For this reason
Force everybody to stumble
Force into performing tracks in Las Vegas
Force open
Force open, as a lock
Force required to cut up diamonds
Force to cut back - cool
Ford model introduced in
Ford Motor product
Ford or Hudson
Ford or Lincoln
Foreman's declaration
Foremost of intellects in class?
Forest guides keep rook within limits
Forest plant
Forest unit
Forest's something eliminated by Brazilian president
Forge worker
Forger sends money in two holdalls first of all
Form 1040 org.
Form letters
Form letters?
Form of a thank-you
Formal entrance
Formally support, endorse
Former boyfriend of 15-Ac
Former Cabinet department
Former E.P.A. chief Chris
Former PM
Former PM to respond to Sun?
Former President First Lady left in bed
Former president offers financial help
Formicide: ant :: pulicid
Forms grp.
Fortune initially increased tenfold, dear
Fortune, pounds, gold - all go into his purse
Forty-niner's fantasy
Forward and upward process for boats
Foulness, perhaps, of diesel banned at regular intervals
Foundation of government on all sides
Four cardinals making the headlines
Four Quartets poet
Four six-packs
Four years, for a preside
Four years, for a U.S. pr
Four years, maybe
Four-sided figure
Fourth dimension
Fourth row
Fowl - flop
Foxtrot follower
Fracture fixer
Fragment of molar on back of mouth
Fragrant flower
Frame that's attached to pan in storeroom, did you say?
Frank holder
Frank option
Fraternity "T"
Fraternity, e.g.
Free restaurant serving
Free ride that takes one up and down
Free ticket offered by a US city theater group
Freeway, e.g.
French are to get better of English in breakout
French film actor opens his own sound stage
French friends
French president
French wine bottles right for French politician
French ___ soup
Frequent flier
Frequent garden visitor
Frequent target of engine
Frequent Woody Allen feel
Frequent Woody Allen them
Frequent word from ham op
Fresh talk
Freshwater char
Freshwater fish
Fresno newspaper
Fridge posting
Fried rice ingredients
Friend friendly, though not originally
Friend in need
Friend in war
Friend or foe, e.g.
Friend with king’s mother at public school?
Friendly nation
Friendly, minutes after fighting
Friendly, wife with member
Friends of Fran
Friends of French literary father and son
Friskies eater
From beginning to end, cut crossword solutions
From pillar to ___
Front car in a motorcade
Front page fill
Front-page stuff
Frontier gathering
Frost lines
Frost's "The ___ Not Take
Frozen fish left inside
Fruit beer &mdash; keeping very quiet
Fruit crush
Fruit drink 8 swallowed
Fruit eaten as a vegetable
Fruit horse possibly ignored at first
Fruit in bottom of skip covered by pale bananas
Fruit mostly employed after I departed
Fruit mostly smelt awful when brought up
Fruit that's very soft dunked in beer
Fruit with marked skin peeled
Fruitcakes, or ingredients for them
Fry a bit
Full house, e.g.
Fully anesthetized
Fully fit
Fully qualified
Fulminate (against)
Functioning in all respec
Funny fellow
Funny pair?
Fur or fleece
Fur, say
Furnishes room, like cushions?
Furniture item
Furniture item fool perhaps shortened to get round corner, finally
Furniture you&rsquo;ll find in different sorts of theatre
Furry tunneler
Fuss over, with "on"
Fuzzy flier
G ___
G, e.g.
G, maybe
Gag judge standing in for start of trial
Gained altitude
Galilee, e.g.
Gallery on the Thames
Gallery showing works by
Gamble about large boxing prize
Gamble about third place in relay race
Gamblers' holdings
Game and wine upset old solvers
Game couple
Game division
Game ender, perhaps
Game fish
Game for four players
Game girl but no model, ultimately
Game Irish saint can’t finish
Game of golf embraced by newlywed
Game on a green
Game on horseback
Game piece in Hasbro's Th
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 using clubs
Game with 18 holes
Game with a dummy
Game with mallets
Game with sticks
Game with straights and f
Game you can't play left-
Game, or its start, as heard on radio
Game-stopping call
Game; G
Game; gourd
Game; letter G
Game; structure
Games played with a pack
Gang brought in to pull massive vehicle
Gangster's existential anxiety
Garage alternative
Garage contents
Garden access
Garden adjunct
Garden building
Garden entrance
Garden flower
Garfield, e.g.
Garlic's kin
Gary who invented the Pet
Gas about Number 4 gets ranker
Gas bill's first to hurt
Gas maybe the product of identical factors
Gas producer
Gasp - that woman not suitable for 1 across
Gasp at that woman being a cougar?
Gateway near Chichester partly demolished
Gathering clamour breaks record
Gathering speed at sea, perhaps?
Gauguin or C
Gawp mostly, to see famous artiste
Gazpacho or gumbo, say
Gazpacho, e.g.
Gen. McAuliffe's retort
Genealogical chart
Genealogical diagram
Genealogical work
Genealogist's diagram
Genealogist's work
Genealogy chart
Genealogy display
General acquisition
General anxiety
General Assembly topic
General's command
Genesis event, with "the"
Gent's partner
Genteel woman
Gentle animal
Gentle creature
Gentle one
Gentleman's partner
Genuinely not about to join forces
Geo or Reo
Geographical septet
Geological depression
Geological feature on a U
Geometric figure
George or T. S.
George who wrote "The Spa
German bolted down mountain pass
German dictator
German dictator battered the French? Right!
German leader&rsquo;s opportunity, getting backing of list of names
Gerund, e.g.
Get a peep inside binder
Get away
Get away from Francesca Peroni
Get away from sides of enormous promontory
Get away with key?
Get down
Get down quickly and run back
Get free
Get free headgear in English Home Counties
Get out of what one might get out for
Get out of, as clothing
Get out with this key
Get rid of
Get rid of - moult
Get rid of garden facility
Get rid of hut in garden
Get rid of outhouse
Get rid of slight squint
Get sore
Get the goods
Get together
Get together (with)
Gets more friendly with expelled members
Getting on after constant complaint
Ghost - pluck
Gibson garnish
Gibson, e.g.
Gift for a diva
Gift on "The Bachelor"
Gift on a first date, may
Gift that might cut
Gift-wrapper's need
Gig getter, often
Gilpin of "Frasier"
Gin - hidden danger
Gin? Some coming up
Girl got up for some wine
Girl takes in information for programme
Girl was in revolt
Girl with the dog Spot
Girl, to become wife, runs out
Give a 5, e.g.
Give a bit
Give a darn
Give a hoot
Give a little
Give a star, say
Give and take?
Give applause
Give birth to - large mammal
Give good venting of the spleen?
Give instructions for tidiness
Give marks to
Give pain
Give stars to
Give stars to, perhaps
Gives a piece
Glaciated mountain peak
Glass part
Glass-encased item in "Be
Glitch deleting time from alarm
Globules of air
Glossary entry
Glossary part
Gloucester's king
Glue; piece of wood
Gnats flying around a great worry
Go "pfffft"
Go (along)
Go across for game
Go along with sector changes
Go and see topless women first
Go around in circles
Go bad
Go ballistic
Go bird catching
Go down quietly &mdash; I had returned
Go fish, e.g.
Go for one, ready to try it?
Go left or right
Go off - act
Go off scratching head after bee sting
Go one better than
Go over
Go over Black Mountains
Go over the wall, maybe
Go over, as lines
Go red in the face
Go right
Go round as headless comic
Go sailing
Go sour
Go time in a game
Go to the gallows
Go up for graduation
Go up in smoke
Go with exotic corset
Go with the current meaning
Go ___ (exceed)
Go, perhaps, for hunted creatures
Goad batsman with beginnings of slight advantage
Goal attempt
Goal-oriented activity
Gobble (down)
God's abode
Godiva's title
Goes like the dickens
Goes on the fritz
Goes under
Going in the appropriate direction, Joe's joined the rowing crew
Going together, after "in
Going upstairs I think I have a sad face?
Gold bag brought over containing small pen
Gold colour wheels around Fiat
Golden ___
Golden ___ Bridge
Golf bag item
Golf club
Golf club; motorist
Golf course pitfall
Golf goof
Golf hazard
Golf peril
Golf shirt
Golf unit
Golfer Rory admits blunder
Golfer's concern
Golfer's goal
Golfer's obstacle
Golfer's target
Gone to pick up tea inside
Goober ___
Good and extravagant speech in general
Good at one's job
Good exercise channel
Good feeling
Good Housekeeping award
Good judgment
Good listener?
Good Olympics score
Good person with halo maybe in train
Good resting place?
Good shot in quoits
Good student's reward
Good thing to have in com
Good to mouth off, in 19
Good to put an end to slight obsession
Google heading
Got over there cycling at the same time
Got promoted
Got rid of
Got up
Got up in pink
Got up to display national emblem
Got up to make drink
Government ministry to employ all the numbers?
Government set to offload first growth area
Govt. collectors
Graceful spirit
Grad student's grilling
Grade schooler's reward
Graduate&rsquo;s home sink
Grammar concern
Grand complex surrounds European area of cultivation
Grandma, in a fairy tale
Granny perhaps seen reversing in Milton Keynes
Granny Smith, e.g.
Granny Smith, for one
Granny ___
Granny, for one
Granola servings
Graphically violent
Grass is pretty when cut to half length
Grassy area where the President gets shot?
Gravlax base
Gravy holder
Gravy vessel
Great affection
Great artist
Great crack - take too much of it?
Great depression?
Great expanse
Great healer, so they say
Great name?
Greater likeliness to win
Greater number
Greek and Italian resolution
Greek character discovering some gas
Greek character is nothing fantastic
Greek character old and huge
Greek descendant's animal discovered in vast geological age
Greek equivalent of Z
Greek letter
Greek Resistance character?
Green activity
Green feature
Green flanker
Green gem
Green Giant bagful
Green or blue shade
Green space attached to a house
Green space vessel with bit of pink on top
Green, to Goya
Greeting card feature
Grimm villain
Grin from ear to ear
Grocery shopper's aid
Groomsmen regularly got up
Ground outside hard, but provided with boots
Group at school athletic
Group from Sweden: time to go over records
Group in a spies' network
Group living under a religious rule
Group not allowed on the radio
Group of actors
Group of animals that woman ultimately tamed
Group of buffalo
Group of cattle
Group of companies
Group of concurrent symptoms
Group of cows
Group of cows, etc
Group of monks giving command
Group of musicians
Group of people a little left out
Group of people behaving like sheep?
Group of singers
Group of symptoms
Group of symptoms indicating a disease
Group of things in order
Group of thousands, maybe
Group of, eg, cows
Group outlawed on the radio
Group studying hotel in Nottinghamshire town
Group; ring
Grouper, e.g.
Groups of performers overlooking core musical
Grouse seriously could be a wading bird
Grover's street
Grow crops or livestock
Growing business?
Growing locale
Grp. that gets a pay cut?
Grp. that launches invest
Grp. that's true to form?
Grub finally reaching organ, stomach
Grueling exam
Grueling grilling
Grunge band playing here finally shows bite
Grunge band unconvincing here at last shows bite
Grunge band, unconvincing here, finally shows bite
Guacamole, for one
Guard's course of action finally changed
Guard's workplace
Guardian&rsquo;s charge raised finally after conflict
Guardianship; anxiety
Guess marksman still finished
Guide English class absorbing chapter
Gulf ___
Gulping oxygen, tired out journalist
Gum site
Gummed flap
Gumption - feeling
Gun blast
Gun man
Gunned down last of pipers piping
Gunpowder holder
Gut feeling
Gut feeling?
Gutless benefactor, one criticising Nobel, by the sound of it!
Guts and gumption
Gym apparatus
Gymnast's equipment
Gymnast's perch
Gymnast's place
Gymnastics apparatus
Gymnastics apparatus, for
Gymnastics move
Gyro meat
Haberdashery, e.g.
Hack Charlie’s first dance
Hack possibly putting run in stockings?
Hack's first letter goes on record
Hack, e.g.
Had a balance
Had a bill, still
Had an obligation to pay
Had bills
Had creditors
Had debts
Had lunch
Had markers out
Had payments due
Had to hand it to?
Hair coil
Hair feature
Hair in need of a barber
Hair piece
Hair roller result
Hairstyle; gullet pouch
Half a horse? Wow!
Half a train track
Half completed building
Half hitch, e.g.
Half hope to take advantage of building
Half of a McDonald's logo
Half of an Asian capital?
Half of an E.P.A. mileage
Half of an E.P.A. rating
Half suck garish sweet substance
Half the world is into cannabis, I say
Half, quarter or eighth f
Half-cut banter in bar
Half-heartedly wed gal without IT experience
Half-inch stripe wearer:
Half-naked celebrity
Half-term drink
Halftime crew
Halftime lead, e.g.
Halt contest
Halt in assigned place
Halvah ingredient
Ham's punctuation
Ham's site
Hamburger medium-rare, e.
Hamelin critter
Hamelin pest
Hamlet's big brother
Hamlet's cousin
Hammer holders
Hammer Night horror
Hammer site
Hammock's attachment
Hand holders
Hand support
Handling crew a long time before people start to travel
Hands in this sticker
Hanna-Barbera mouse
Happy ___
Harangue one leaving employment ...
Harass nonstop
Harbinger of spring
Harbinger of tooth troubl
Hard cheese biscuit - a live throb
Hard cross-grained round piece in wood
Hard drinker, extern­ally wrecked
Hard growth is essentially difficult
Hard hat
Hard liquor
Hard punch
Hard sand
Hard to stop virtuoso for long
Hard work curtailed American voices
Hard-shelled fruit
Hard-to-erase stuff
Hard-to-refute evidence
Hardly anything
Hardly important
Hardly try
Hardly worth mentioning
Harmless prank
Harold —, playwright
Harp seal's lack
Harry&rsquo;s husband, plump, no Romeo
Harvest yield
Harvesters, e.g.
Has time to get ecstasy - and speed
Has to repeat, maybe
Hat left in shady spot
Hat that may be tipped
Hat-tipper, say
Hated change, bit upsetting - it's very dangerous
Haulier and partner sort bananas
Have a ball?
Have a feeling
Have a feeling about
Have a gut feeling
Have a hankering
Have a hunch
Have a yen
Have affection
Have an effect
Have an effect (on)
Have an in (with)
Have concern
Have fun - theatrical work
Have high opinion of some scholar at Eton
Have permanent effect
Have rheumatic pains
Have status
Have the lead
Have to admit it hurt so close to recognition
Having a close resemblanc
Having a short sleep
Having a strong resemblan
Having considerable skill
Having footwear
Having lunch, say
Having moderate heat
Having protected feet
Having set out after power, act
Having tantrums on retreat, one in flight
Having the know-how
Having the power, skill or means (to do something)
Having the resources
Having the right stuff
Hawk, e.g.
Hazard making some upset
He rules fifth-rate politician’s a gutless mistake
He said "Most editors are
He should stop politician? It's an idea
He wrote "There was an ol
Head covering
Head leaves, disparages answers to crossword clues
Head left periodically for a swift one?
Head of a diocese
Head of army strips standing up in bed?
Head of government
Head of old Oxford debating society abandoning university
Head of Oundle has great final term
Head of, eg, corn
Head off crazy host
Head on and on, covering Italy
Head out on the ocean?
Head set
Head start
Head, in old slang
Head-scratcher's comment
Headache for a snow shove
Heading back to the pavilion?
Headquarters for UBS and
Heads for this outlying rocky peak
Heads out to lunch
Headset, to hams
Headwear item
Headwear that's uncovered
Healthy - source of water
Healthy 18D
Healthy source of water
Healthy; extremely
Heard composer's 15D?
Heard quiet section
Hearing aid
Hearing aids?
Hearing organ
Hearing organs
Hearing organs during rehearsal
Hearing part?
Hearing things
Hearing, say
Heart drug found round about old place
Heart problem
Heart problem?
Heartbreaker Tom assumes right to be good looking
Heartless but correct about age
Heartless Governments contributing to worker uneasiness
Heartless old jailer producing dead duck
Heartless scoundrel regularly failing to turn up
Heartless Soviet camp "in the way", in a manner of speaking
Heartlessly ransacks building sites
Heartlessly, say, represented modern indications of disorder
Heat unit?
Heather Graham looks nice in fancy tops
Heather uses loveless language
Heather's surviving without sex
Heather; fish
Heavenly light
Heavily sedated
Heidegger regularly displays sharpness of mind
Heir lines?
Held up some in ambush?
Hell, to General Sherman
Help from a lifeguard
Help in hunting
Help on the way up
Help to give worker influence
Hence Rees-Mogg & co ring?
Henry beset by metallic sound: object
Henry Ford's first drink, relatively modest
Henry James's "The Portra
Henry left college
Henry’s in great pain
Herculean task reducing flab ourselves
Hertz offering
Hibernating snake securing shelter
Hidden from public scrutiny with summer over?
Hidden mike
Hide a mike on
High craggy hill
High hat
High mass of land
High school class
High school course
High temperature not starting at any time
High-flying songbird
High-school class
Highest point
Highly adroit
Highly graphic
Highway division
Highway or byway
Highway section
Highway ___
Highwayman has power in Italian city
Highways and byways
Hill dwellers
Hill group
Hill made of piled-up rubbish
Hill-dwellers, when disturbed by National Trust
Hinged barrier
Hinged ladder
Hint from artist leaving daily grind
His mate lays one decrepit redhead off
His professionalism may be brought into play
Hit - trousers' support
Hit a low point
Hit boy below the belt
Hit hard
Hit hard - run fast
Hit Sierra, then three-wheeler
Hit very hard
Hit's opposite
Hit; cancel
Hit; zone
Hitch, e.g.
Hitching place
Hitching ___
Hitherto unknown info
Hive dweller
Hive insect
Hive resident
Hoarder - gentleman collecting right and left
Hoarder&rsquo;s small slip turned into short bedcover
Hobby farm denizens
Hobby, e.g.
Hog, so to speak
Hold aside, as a college
Hold off
Hold up a market trader's place of work
Holding practice game breaches code of conduct
Holds note, displaying urgency
Holdup accessory?
Holdup device?
Hole (in a tyre)
Holiday meal, informally
Holiday roast
Hollow surprise, with new head of squad at end of Prime Suspect
Hollywood Boulevard sight
Hollywood figure
Hollywood sighting
Home ec's counterpart
Home for hippopotamuses
Home of Fort Dodge
Home to some Sargents, wi
Homer or Bart
Homes for squirrels
Honey maker
Honey producer
Honeydew lovers
Hoofed mammal &mdash; or husky, do we hear?
Hook up electronically
Hook, line or sinker
Hootenanny, e.g.
Hopeless feeling
Hopes for the future
Hopper around a board
Hopping insect
Horizontal bar
Horrible giants, one departing in state of anxiety
Hors d'oeuvre item
Horse bit
Horse command
Horse height measure
Horse or dog lead-in
Horse play?
Horse that has never won
Horse that hasn't won a race
Horse's chamber
Horseback game
Horseback sport
Horseshoe-shaped letter
Horseshoe-shaped symbol
Horseshoes score
Hose, e.g.
Hoskins is into people pursuing a life
Hospital division
Hospital drama involving one organ
Hospital room
Hospital teas prepared in great speed
Hospital unit
Hospital work
Host and little woman outside front of restaurant
Host certainly not leggy?
Host is extremely foolish going topless
Host related to member?
Host seeker
Host that's daft, but not soft in the head
Host's crackers to appear topless
Host, as a party
Hot dog topping
Hot drink, second of two almost finished
Hot rod's parking fine about to be overturned
Hot stuff is awfully ripe - you can say that again!
Hot tub
Hotel feature
Hotel hunter's concern
Hourly charge
Hourly fee, e.g.
Hourly wage, e.g.
Hours clocked up?
Hours in fantastic pain
House arrests good for regret after 12?
House pets
How eggs cooked too much like pie?
How octopus might be described in the military?
How some people think
How some things strike
How to address Margaret with a letter in Greek
How twins often dress
How-to listings
How-to unit
Hue, shade
Hug givers
Huge amount
Huge expanse
Huge expanses
Huge quantities
Hugo's friends
Hull husband abandons hunt
Human body part with vest
Human equivalent of a 16-
Humanitarian org.
Humble home
Humorous writer, tragic figure abused by children
Hundred and two, closing or opening
Hunted wildlife
Hunting dog
Hurdler's assignment
Hurl, fling
Hurst set to play with Cohen: it bears fruit
Hurt one squeezing hard
Hurts to cut off head and limbs
Husband in great pain
Husband joining club in English city
Husband joins club; a wife's place?
Husband reliable when taking out son and dog
Husky sounded to be a working animal
Hype, with "up"
I accepted having to follow sea channels
I agree to enter a card game
I am about to study young woman
I am not in Barking to save a life
I do's, e.g.
I got mixed up with Rachel - I'm an idiot
I hate this time, being overwhelmed by a lot of those ideas
I must be ousted from Italian city in revolution
I really didn't mean that sounds like Ravel
I represented 11 in this capacity ...
I state "lives must take precedence"
I would take back pawn with pawn …
I'm in a state of exhil-aration
I'm not sure try's given as a result
I'm surprised Sir's angry and bristles?
I'm surprised to get approval for trap
I've a radio &mdash; listener engaged there
I've cleared no new in-person testimony
I, for one
Ibuprofen target
Ice figure?
Ice pack only partially needed
Ice skating figure
Ichthyologist's study
Idea for less capital divides people in general
Identical trees moved into filming area for TV programme
Identify retired English opener
Identifying word
Idiot has no wife to join
Idiot's guide provided by university lecturer
Idolize, with "on"
If long, it's unlikely to succeed!
Ill health
Ill-mannered type with short hair
Illegal parker's concern
Illegal parker's worry
Illuminates thin head moving east
Imagine old Scot standing near northern river
Immerse briefly
Impatient person's annoya
Impatient person's dread
Impersonator in "Little R
Implication makes many quarrel
Impolite reply
Important foreign currency on reflection for economist
Important highway
Important teacher picked up dismissing component of education
Imprinted disk affixed to a document
Improved on G&S ditty
Improviser's asset
Impudent talk
Impulsive indulgence
In a good way
In a position to help
In a similar way
In addition
In America, dull sauce lacks bit of va-va-voom
In another direction
In any case
In any way
In audition, run away from pest
In bad condition
In bed and snoring? Turn around please!
In bounds
In charge of
In class Indian primarily shows outstanding intellectual ability
In combination
In concert
In conjunction
In decrees, I declare myself ABC
In dreamland
In excess of
In full, oven-ready relish
In goal
In good health
In grandfather's case, a regular swinger
In heaven
In Morpheus' arms
In need of something on top for congestion etc?
In perpetuity
In pre-Rome constitution he was the ruler
In preference to
In print
In residential care?
In smaller quantity
In support of
In the 20's, say
In the absence of authority, some seizing chief
In the beginning Chuck has a way to get actors
In the company of
In the end, chefs use identical seeds for flavouring
In the morning European follows good sport
In the open
In the past
In the strike zone
In the ___ (focused)
In thing
In which to see drivers turn left in odd places
In which you may find gravy or salt
In ___ words
In ____, playfully
Inadequate - brief
Inch of grass with section snipped
Inclination to leave
Independent quartet carried by yak
Independent's right to plug Guardian's listening device
India ___
Indian dish eaten by one tailless duck, perhaps?
Indian dish for children's author
Indiana ___
Indicate drink is empty?
Indicate; place
Indication of being after a job
Indication of timing choice about to do for university
Individual gracious without cash
Individual human being
Individual rule accordingly adopted by writer
Indomitable spirit
Industrial action
Industrial arts class
Industrial display certain to get airing
Industrious insects
Indy 500 data
Indy 500 entry
Indy setter upset Celtic hooligan set straight in a row?
Infantry - unit of linear measure
Infantry base
Inferential word
Inferior schooling excludes child
Influential member of a t
Info gathered by heartless adjunct for spy
Inform on (someone)
Informal language
Informal letter signoff
Information about Arab-Dutch plot
Information in court
Information in law case
Ingredient in a lyonnaise
Initial, as a voyage
Initially blue, in the sense of depression
Initially easy to walk up over small flight
Initially pop up with favourite dummy
Initially prefers interpretive dance over salsa, say
Initially take blame for chops
Inland ___
Inn's offering
Inner tension
Inner ___
Inside of a paper towel r
Instal one in a sumptuous abode
Installed in house, a reed organ
Instant - support
Instruct bishop to leave frontier
Instruct British to avoid frontier
Instruction part
Instruction to supply goods called for by the Speaker?
Instructions for shooting 16, 20, 27
Instructions part
Instrument leaders of group used in the auditorium rarely
Instrument showing temperature inside pipe
Instrument with fingerhol
Insurance company worker
Insurance policy specific
Insurance quote
Insurance seller
Insurance shopper's conce
Insurance worker
Intelligence problem
Intelligent computer left in dining room
Intense fondness
Intention, desire
Intentionally baffle
Intentionally lose
Intently watching a lost series
Interchange leads to dreary Slough, symbol of Britain
Interest figure
Interest level
International negotiations see qualification appended to country's boundaries
Interrogate; doubt
Intersection sign
Interval on a scale
Intimate - with a comfortable temperature
Intrepid, e.g.
Introductory course?
Inveigh (against)
Investigator's employer:
Involving bloodshed
Iowa harvest unit
iPhone maker
iPod maker
Ipswich perhaps draw - Norwich at the top
Irish poet contributing to event at Easter
Irish spirit
Irish ___
Irishman delivered flower
Ironing challenge
Irons or Woods
Irritating jumper?
Is debate with hag about question regarding affairs of state? Au contraire
Is in possession of bit of temazepam, ecstasy and speed
Is victorious
Isolated feature in the main is secure
Issue warning to clubs using right to block promotion
It "makes the world go ro
It bollixes up the machin
It can be bought without
It can be checked
It can be cracked
It can come before after
It can fall flat
It can get under your ski
It clears the way
It comes early for one being sent off
It comes in a roll
It comes out of a pen
It constitutes one quarter of a deck
It contains a dash
It could be 'five-bar'
It could be dramatic when Liberal interferes in wages
It could be proper
It could be revolving
It details what's left
It follows a premise
It follows first, second
It follows higher course to start with?
It follows that
It gets one&rsquo;s writing to flow?
It goes by quickly
It goes side-to-side
It goes to waist
It has a ball at the circ
It has a bark but no bite
It has a bed
It has a crown
It has a keystone
It has a variety of sched
It has a very large bed
It has a wet floor
It has bars
It has gutters on each si
It has its limits
It has many sides
It has shoulders
It has two shoulders but
It heals all wounds, in a
It holds its weight
It holds water
It is "resistless in batt
It is an advantage to go slowly
It leaves an impression
It looks good on paper
It makes a bit of a stir
It makes a clicking noise
It makes an impression
It may be a trap
It may be above first
It may be abstract
It may be advanced
It may be checked
It may be checked, in two
It may be cocked
It may be cocked or cuppe
It may be common
It may be cracked open
It may be critical
It may be cupped or cuffe
It may be declined
It may be driven
It may be eaten at a circ
It may be felt on your he
It may be floppy or point
It may be free for philos
It may be French
It may be glossed over
It may be good or free
It may be hard on a const
It may be heard before an
It may be high or low on
It may be hogged
It may be in the doghouse
It may be lent
It may be lent or bent
It may be magnetic
It may be on your side
It may be painted red
It may be picked
It may be proper
It may be pulled in chara
It may be Red, White...an
It may be sprung
It may be striped
It may be strong or long
It may be subject to modi
It may be supplied by a d
It may be tipped
It may bring a tear to yo
It may cause tearing
It may get glossed over
It may get into a jamb
It may go into action
It may have a square in t
It may have fallen on a f
It may lead to a strike
It may make your face red
It may need dusting
It may pop on a plane
It may precede a chaser
It may require surgery
It may rest on a rack
It may stop a saw
It means nothing
It means nothing to 45-Ac
It means nothing to Navra
It means nothing to some
It might be on the corner
It might get a plug
It might go over your hea
It might need a fitting
It must be followed
It must be tired to work
It often goes out with a
It parallels Number Ten - as its occupants do in today's solutions
It precedes 15
It rides the rails
It rises in Lake Victoria
It should go on a head
It sticks out at the side
It talks
It travels at the speed o
It was hell, to Sherman
It went through Memphis
It&rsquo;s nothing, darling
It's a living
It's about talking and listening, when talking
It's always found in nonsense verse
It's an adventure, missing commercial flight
It's an eyeopener
It's beside a sideburn
It's built for a trial
It's catching
It's cheap, proverbially
It's deep
It's found between the sh
It's full of holes and tr
It's given to a waiter
It's good for "absolutely
It's hard on a yard
It's held by club at Hull City
It's held in a squid's 37
It's in a jamb
It's just a little out of
It's just an idea
It's just one thing after
It's kept in a pen
It's listed in minutes
It's made of plaster of p
It's made to hold a medical patient, say
It's measured in degrees
It's needed to find the r
It's not forked out
It's nothing
It's nothing to Agassi
It's on a roll
It's on the back of the $
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 smelled when somethi
It's somebody's work, oddly enough
It's sometimes forbidden
It's sometimes passed
It's subject to crashing
It's synonymous, primarily, with "to crush"
It's taken while waiting
It's usually made from a
It's where the heart is
Italian composer ahead of court ruling
It’s a pain having insurance arranged right away
It’s ending in aftermath
Item a fisherman uses ...
Item for a D.J.
Item for discussion is not quite lacking it, somehow
Item in magazine showing extraction of power from proton, say
Item list for meeting
Item of furniture
Item of headgear
Item of luggage
Item of no importance
Item on a docket
Item thrown in a ring
Item with a brim or crown
Items finish in oven
Items for a meeting
Items in a Planters can
Items in an auction
Items in pack
Items of furniture
Items on runway heading off arrivals at airport
Items to discuss? Get on with new one after Director intervenes
Its business is growing
Its days are numbered
Its HQ is in D.C.'s Feder
Its stroke is "as a lover
Its symbol is "X"
Its symbol is X
iTunes selection
IV part
J. Edgar Hoover used one:
J., F. or K.: Abbr.
Jack gets United to take on son Tom?
Jack or 10
Jack or ten
Jack perhaps leaving daughter an old banger?
Jack's love in "Titanic"
Jack, for one
Jacks, e.g.
Jackson or Cleveland
Jacopo ___, composer of t
Jaguar, e.g.
Jaguars, e.g.
Jaguars, say, reversing a little fast accidentally
Jail room
Jail unit
Jam for bear
Jam ingredient
Jam ingredient?
Jam site
James and the Giant Peach author
James Joyce short story
James Russell Lowell, for
James ___, who wrote "The
Jane —, author
Jane who wrote "Sense and
Japanese ruler
Jazz aficionado
Jazz combo member
Jazz devotees
Jazz fans getting half of performers rejected
Jazz fans' musical
Jazz man
Jazz player
Jeans man
Jerry Garcia's band, for
Jersey group?
Jersey, e.g.
Jet engine problem
Jewelry store feature
Jigsaw element
Jigsaw puzzle element
Jigsaw puzzle unit
Jim at the bar
Jim Morrison's group, wit
Jimmy —, US president
Jipijapa, e.g.
Jive men
Jive talkin'
Job advert online, perhaps
Job for a barber
Job for Holmes
Job for Perry Mason
Jobs creation
Jobs site
Jockey's need
Jockey's whip
Joe in America perhaps recently avoiding railway
Joe ___
John Buchan used 39 of them
John Donne's "___ Be Not
John known as "The Father
John Maynard —, English economist
John or ___ Doe
John, at sea
Join forces every year
Joiner hasn't the head to become senior
Joiner, groom initially embraced by his partner?
Joint Scots and Irish flowers, identically trimmed
Joint tenant's place?
Joke made by judge is French
Joke May has lost grandeur? On the contrary
Joke this bad keeps chaps hiding?
Joker perhaps was concerned with English being banned
Joker, e.g.
Joker, scratching company name, who'll deliver news
Jot down
Jotting; tone
Journalist bowled over by criminal plea
Journalist having last slices of the sliced bread brought up
Journalist re-stocked it, ordering pens
Journalist travelled up without it
Journalist's rubbish papers English rejected
Joy needs to pull a man
Judge in old car heading off
Judge is French — that’s funny
Judge's cry
Judge's shout
Judge, with "up"
Judgement disregards "good" reason for waterworks
Judging point at a dog sh
Judo move
Jug handle
Juliet with nausea spewed over bag for writer
Jumbo, for one
Jump a season?
Jump season
Jumping-off point
Jungle woman
Junior officer: Abbr.
Junior soldier to talk boastfully, having captured four
Jury's findings
Just a bit of fun
Just a memory now
Just beat
Just beat (out)
Just beat time in the end for small flute
Just detectable amount
Just heading off for exam
Just know
Just once
Just outside the medals
Just-for-fun activity
Justice replaced by Ginsb
Justice Souter's appointe
Justification in blocking prize money
Kaiser, once
Kangaroo ___
Karaoke selection
Karate blow
Karate skill category
Keen attitude, say, of French in retreat
Keen perception
Keep a tugboat, for example
Keep after
Keep an appointment
Keep for later
Keep from escaping
Keep going in Felixtowe Road
Keep in order
Keep on file
Keep some journals to reminisce
Keep time or we go wrong
Keeps turning over lists
Kegger, e.g.
Kennedy item
Kennedy matriarch
Kenny G has two
Kent area, with unity of purpose, mostly in time
Kentish beauties order fifth slice and put on weight
Kernel carrier
Ketch or yawl
Key article, first to be cut
Key flight
Key of Chopin's "Polonais
Key religion has money taken away by North Dakota
Keystone place
Keystone site
Keystone's place
Khartoum's river
Kick back (with)
Kid around
Kids' card game
Kill time in boxing ring with jab
Kind of account
Kind of aerobics
Kind of agent
Kind of agreement
Kind of animal that's associated with elephant or donkey, for example?
Kind of argument
Kind of arguments
Kind of bag
Kind of bay
Kind of beef or chicken
Kind of bikini
Kind of blitz
Kind of brief
Kind of butter
Kind of cabinet
Kind of cavity
Kind of chest or paint
Kind of cloud
Kind of cod
Kind of collar
Kind of conference
Kind of cooking
Kind of dance or bride
Kind of dealer
Kind of defense
Kind of delay
Kind of desk
Kind of diagram
Kind of door
Kind of dream
Kind of drum or fiddle
Kind of drum or trumpet
Kind of edible oil
Kind of element
Kind of espresso coffee
Kind of exam
Kind of exam or history
Kind of flash
Kind of form
Kind of game
Kind of grapes
Kind of guard
Kind of hall
Kind of history
Kind of hound
Kind of hygiene
Kind of jet
Kind of life insurance
Kind of line
Kind of loan
Kind of market
Kind of market or circus
Kind of message
Kind of monitor
Kind of oil
Kind of organ
Kind of organ or dream
Kind of package
Kind of paper
Kind of paper or route
Kind of penguin
Kind of phone
Kind of pillow
Kind of plant
Kind of powder
Kind of price
Kind of prize
Kind of putter
Kind of race
Kind of ring
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 soup
Kind of squirrel
Kind of steward
Kind of stock car feature with pine at the front
Kind of surgeon
Kind of surgery
Kind of sweetener
Kind of talk
Kind of team
Kind of testimony
Kind of thermometer
Kind of ticket
Kind of toad
Kind of tradition
Kind of trip
Kind of vaccine
Kind of voyage
Kind of warden
Kind of wire
Kind of witness
Kind request
Kindergarten "grade"
Kindle, say
King Edward
King George alas is dull in America
King Henry is missing from composer's characters
King of the stage
King of tragedy
King on a stage
King or queen
King protector
King who was the father o
King with the immortal li
King's neighbor
King's position, in a gam
Kitchen or bath
Kitchen or den
Kitchen pests
Kitchen sideboard
Kitchen staple
Kite-flying need
Kiting need
Klee or C
Kmart or Target
Knave takes king for joker
Knight accepting nothing, wanting nothing for something precious
Knight's fair lady
Knob site
Knock off
Knock splitting standard tropical fruit
Knocked over giant, thus
Knowing capitals of all regions and countries here
Knowing some nuclear chemistry
Kodak, Pentax and Nikon
Kodaks, e.g.
Kodiak, e.g.
Korean explorer
L., B. or J.
Lab maze runner
Lab runner
Label G or PG, e.g.
Label info
Labor's partner
Labor's partner, in a gar
Laboratory task
Labour PM, b. 1951
Labour to secure source of meat - such as this?
Labourer wants beer with lemonade essentially
Labyrinth locale
Lacerations and things they can create?
Lack of shelter as river pours turbulently inside
Lacking Ecstasy, take glue
Lacking support, like the Yard after a third cut
Lacking warmth
Ladder danger
Ladder rung
Ladies back adopting new jargon
Lady in waiting?
Lady's escort
Lady's man
Lady's partner
Lake circled by element of shipping line
Lambert occupies swell place to sleep in USA
Lament for one in city
Land beside the sea
Land bird
Land bordering northern cove
Land failure
Land fowl
Land in Asia, mainly, as occasional flier
Land of Robert Burns
Land of which Burns fondl
Land's end
Landed gentleman bears right, then left, finding arboreal animal
Large amount
Large bed ordered? Capital!
Large bird
Large bodies of water
Large bowl
Large building greatly revered, though not outstanding
Large built up area
Large cat
Large conurbation
Large country house
Large elaborate meal
Large group boasted, English put off
Large group equipped with members, might you say?
Large hawk-like bird of prey
Large insertion in tool shaft
Large number
Large percussion instrument
Large pipes
Large plant obscuring both sides of road
Large quantity
Large seabird
Large settlement requires wisdom to discount substantial account
Large shop
Large town
Large urban area
Large vehicle carrying, eg, cars
Large woody perennial
Large woody plant
Large-scale conflict
Largemouth or smallmouth
Largest land carnivore
Larry or Louise on "Bewit
Laser light
Laser output
Last character in repechage, mostly upset
Last choice on a question
Last choice on some lists
Last document by Shakespeare
Last Greek letter
Last in a series
Last letter
Last letter from Athens?
Last letter from girl in borders of Oklahoma
Last letter of the Greek alphabet
Last of a series
Last of articles in illuminated catalogue
Last of home gatherings
Last of the Athenian characters
Last overseas contributor to home game
Last part of a series is nothing brilliant
Last Supper attendee
Last word in the Lord's P
Last word of "America the
Last word of "America, th
Late Kennedy matriarch
Latest information
Latest thing
Latest word
Laughing matter
Launch brief article on line
Lavish affection (on)
Lavish attention (on)
Lavish meal
Law assignment
Law partner?
Law's partner
Lawlessness; chaos
Lawn mower site
Lawn mower's spot
Lawn pest
Lawn wrecker
Lawyer's argument to remove barriers?
Lawyer's assignment
Lawyer's undertaking
Lawyers make it
Lay an egg
Lay up
Lead balloon
Lead deserters head north
Lead fireball
Lead is found in Costa Rica
Lead key or bolt, ultimately
Lead player
Lead, helium and nitrogen escapes
Lead-free transport gets attention
Lead-in for -aholic
Leader; front
Leader’s girl’s accommodating Italian learner
Leaderless troops oppose battle
Leaders in The Oval Office, also
Leaders of paralympics organise long opening sporting event
Leaders of Premier League hosting a United 11?
Leaders of Senate have ordered witness to appear
Leading actor
Leading actor Heather's role in film about Hannibal
Leading couples in love, undying, getting somewhere to relax
Leading currency upset economist
Leading journo travelled back across it
Leading lady first to depart flight
Leading parade, miles away
Leading performer
Leading performer nude? Not half
Leading Roman Catholic staying in a hotel
Leading suspect got involved in a row?
Lean lamb in Spain's traditional starters
Lean over border
Lean over series of items
Leap season?
Leap year, partly
Leap; season
Leaping insect
Learn completely
Leather strap
Leave car electrician has failed to start
Leave message online for job
Leave off
Leave old Welsh wood
Leaves home?
Leaves' home
Leaving (a car) somewhere
Leaving jacket, nipped out for a smoke?
Lecture room
Lee side?
Lee Van ___ (spaghetti we
Lee's uniform color
Leek's kin
Left a chair
Left the couch
Left-handed Beatle
Left-handers can't play i
Leg up
Leg, section
Legal action
Legal action; container
Legal assignment
Legal decision
Legal setting
Legend of Tees? It's rubbish
Legendary captain's stroke at Lord's?
Lego unit
Lemon country
Lemon shade
Lemur's hangout
Length of many a TV drama
Lent part?
Leo Durocher monicker, wi
Leon Redbone regularly remixed "Move On Up"?
Leopard one breathless catching horse?
Leopard, e.g.
Les Trois Mousquetaires,
Less important part of farm in Oregon
Less than a one-star movi
Lesson duration, often
Let go
Let the air out?
Lethal force keeps order locally
Letter abroad recalled very different times
Letter after phi, chi, ps
Letter of approval?: Abbr
Letter read out — gosh!
Letter school returned
Letter sign-off
Letter-to-Santa enclosure
Letterhead?: Abbr.
Letters from mountain hospital: help!
Letting go, suppressing a sudden pounce
Lettuce unit
Level of quality
Leviathan's home
Levy collector, for short
Lexicographer wearing underpants?
Liberal doctor raised young lass
Library patron
License holder
Lid - which is missing lid?
Lie to, in nautical lingo
Lied, perhaps, about cracking case of shoplifting
Life's partner
Light case
Light case that used to be magic?
Light cloth covering for furniture
Light cover for furniture
Light discharge
Light from a headlight
Light left on before service
Light line
Light lunches
Light note introduced to night-time service
Light rock songs
Light service after track blocked by Ford-model car
Light two-wheeled carriage
Light yellowish-pink
Light, flavourless, plucked bird
Light, new, lit up rental houses
Lights in HMP Slade out around one
Like "hot-diggity"
Like 11's visionary feature of colonnade?
Like a bloodhound
Like a ewer
Like a folk tale
Like a foreboding sky
Like a good dog in spring, I daren't go barking
Like a lemon
Like a lime
Like a member of the military?
Like a surrender flag
Like a very rare day in h
Like about half of a team
Like an item obtained returning three rocks
Like angels we have heard
Like celestial bodies exh
Like certain seals
Like Clydesdales
Like cornstalks
Like dental surgery
Like Ellen, now
Like Esau vis-
Like gazpacho
Like horse's feet
Like horses' hooves
Like jugs
Like King Wenceslas
Like lowest-mileage drivi
Like many a cellar
Like many a detective's t
Like many a winter sky
Like many games
Like many horses
Like McCartney's guitar i
Like money to be repaid
Like most folklore
Like most mammals
Like most owls
Like most racehorses
Like much hip-hop lingo
Like much testimony
Like one who fans
Like plow horses
Like plowhorses
Like racehorses
Like rock 'n' roll's Rich
Like school, sometimes
Like show horses
Like show horses' feet
Like slander
Like slander, as opposed
Like snow
Like some antibiotics
Like some Arabians
Like some cellars
Like some confessions
Like some contraception
Like some details
Like some exams
Like some histories
Like some history
Like some hygiene
Like some jokes
Like some keys
Like some league games
Like some medicines
Like some monuments
Like some parks
Like some seals
Like some statesmen
Like some surgery
Like some tennis games
Like some testimony
Like some thermometers
Like some traditions
Like some vaccines
Like some votes
Like some wines
Like the "Saw" movies
Like the morning sun?
Like the Sabin vaccine
Like the sea lion
Like to stay in bed and take it easy
Like to strip - backed out
Like to strip off when retiring or having a snooze
Like traditional epic poe
Like un millionnaire
Like unripe apples
Like Wes Craven movies
Like workhorses
Likewise at solo, ignoring the odds
Limbs; weapons
Limelight milieu
Limerick maker
Limerick or sonnet
Limit of returned books
Limited period of time
Limitless quantities
Limits to timber expanse? Here's one of them
Limo, e.g.
Lincoln in-law
Lincoln pub given the go-ahead in key letters
Lincoln, e.g.
Line at a picnic?
Line on a map
Lines man?
Lines some observer sees
Liniment target
Link in a chain?
Links hazard
Links target
Links unit
Lion's antithesis
Lions and tigers
Liqueur at twenty to eleven? First of all, here's a coffee
Liquid food
Liquor, a bit of rum I poured into gob
List at a meeting
List for a meeting
List for meeting
List of business
List of business information a lawyer withholds
List of meeting items
List of names
Listen here
Listeners hear sounds? Only some
Listening device
Listening devices
Literal element of eight
Literally, "great O"
Litter box visitor
Little Boy Blue's instrum
Little high-jumping bloodsucker
Little marchers
Little scurriers
Little the outlaw does for his royal enemy?
Little time lost amongst all that apprehension
Little vegetables that ro
Lively Highland dance
Liverpool Lime Street, for example
Liverpool team must lose weight at all times
Livia, to Tiberius
Living daylights
Living room
Living space
Liz Taylor's husband befo
Lizard's locale?
Lobe locale
Lobe location
Lobe site
Lobster pot
Locale for pins
Locale in the game Clue
Locality surrounding a royal residence
Locate neckwear taken from University Challenge?
Location housing a royal building
Locations for buds or studs?
Lock up penguin killer
Lock-up room
Locker room item
Logic diagram
Logician's drawing
Logician's word
Lois of "Superman"
Lois of the Daily Planet
London art gallery
London coppers
London Fog, e.g.
London gallery
London institution, with
London museum
London subway, with "the"
London tourist attraction, one exerting a pull
London tourist stop
London Underground, with
London's ___ Gallery
Lonely outlook
Long (for)
Long article about explosive
Long bands of colour
Long envelope's unsealed
Long for the longer sleepers perhaps half of LNER and one third of LMS used
Long narrow depression in the ocean bed
Long narrow ditch
Long narrow mark
Long pass
Long piece of wood
Long slice of feta cheese
Long to teach English without restrictions
Long tube
Long tubes
Long way?
Long, high pass
Long-distance runner in Spain with nothing on
Long-running Broadway sho
Long-tailed pest
Long-tailed rodent
Long-toed bird with a har
Long-vowel mark
Longer and shorter periods reversed in final letter
Longest river in the worl
Longines rival
Loo cover lifted, sit awhile: which 9 preceded 23 1?
Look closely around opening of the safe
Look endlessly for celebrity
Look over before holding
Look-___ (twin)
Looking hard, having lost a cord
Looking like rain
Lookout point
Loon's lack
Loop; rock group
Loose coins
Loose talk?
Loose woman, relatively topless?
Lord Nelson, the Hero of
Lord's mate
Lord's wife
Loretta who sang "Don't C
Lose acuity
Lose fur
Lose hair
Lose on purpose
Lose steam, with "out"
Lose voter upset by former president
Lose, as skin
Lost boot not seen during football season
Lottery mix-up?
Loudly auction off part of prison
Loudspeaker, informally
Louise has broken my crayon
Love affair with office work? Not I
Love alcoholic drink that's kept diluted
Love and marriage, don't start that as it can make you cry!
Love beyond reason
Love excellent final letter
Love excessively
Love foolishly
Love husband taking down trousers
Love playing game to the end
Love recording absorbing Beethoven's Fifth
Love to excess
Love to form a bond that's outstanding
Love uniform when in senior rank
Love? Turned on by slender girls primarily
Lovely being by island
Lovely young woman
Lover of fur?
Loving leader?
Loving wife to prepare for conflict
Low born idiot
Low man in the choir
Low part
Low pitch
Low pitch?
Low voice
Lower-left phone button
Lowest adult male singing voice
Lowest pitch
Lowest singing voice
Lowest voice
Lowlife snitch
Lowly soldiers embarrassed about rank
Lt. j.g.'s inferior
Lt.'s inferior
Lt.'s inferior, in the Na
Lt.'s subordinate
Ltr. with a period
Lucille Ball, notably
Luck, to some
Lucky rollover for 20?
Lucky streak
Lug stuff that's no good
Lumbago, e.g.
Lumber source
Lunar plain
Lungs of sheep, pigs etc used as food
M-1's and AK-47's
Mac maker
Mac, e.g.
Macbeth or The Caretaker, say?
Machinist's workplace
Macintosh accessory
Macintosh maker
Mackintosh, e.g.
Macy's logo
Mad king of the stage
MAD magazine no longer in print
Mad person?
Mad; fruits
Madison Square ___
Madness of king's advancing years
Mafioso informer
Magazine feature
Magazine item
Magazine manager
Magazine VIP
Magazines have them
Magi guide
Magi's interest
Magic act
Magic wand tip
Magician's prop
Mahogany or maple
Maid Marian's man
Maiden inexperienced becomes upset, tender
Mail delivery, to Brits
Mail job
Mail-order specification
Mail; wooden stake
Mailing to Santa
Main character in audition?
Main coal deposit metres short
Main directions given by African leader
Main issue in spring, for example
Main letter read out
Main Oscar choices whittled down
Main reason to get excited - Reagan's quit
Main safety equipment activated, initially
Main Web page
Maintenance that gets the set going?
Major banking center
Major C.P.A. employer
Major employer
Major nation
Major newspaper
Major newspaper owned by the state
Make a deal with the feds
Make a video
Make airtight
Make better - smoke
Make curves
Make fast turnaround, which might be advised for over-amorous couples
Make fun of American for rejecting sweetener
Make jerky
Make jerky?
Make little effort when in bed
Make mention of
Make more powerful, with
Make neat edges after trimming each side
Make perfect again
Make the rounds?
Make waterproof
Make well
Make, as a CD
Makeshift ballot holder,
Makeshift cradle
Makeshift pencil holder
Making the mouth pucker,
Malarial region
Male against small insect
Male bird
Male bird is half Australian parrot
Male companion with unknown inamorata
Male entering hairdresser’s? That’s fishy!
Male garment worn with tie
Male in shop getting fish
Male lobster seen in lift
Male representative takes me in to see the bosses
Male singer
Male singing voice
Male voice
Male voice - fish
Malevolent spirit
Malevolent spirit turning up in fireplace
Mall component
Mall tenant
Mall unit
Mallets are used in it
Mallorca, say, I malign without hesitation
Mammal; close securely
Man 8 tailed, for example
Man about second turning in
Man at home putting on weight
Man bit arm
Man having rest after tea
Man in fleece I pass for a retriever?
Man is hot, occupying branch office 20
Man maybe is joined by boy around November
Man of parts
Man of Principle
Man of Principle?
Man on board trying to avoid a mate
Man possessed by right idea
Man with a top hat and ca
Man&rsquo;s coming in to look at oil-producing plant
Man's encore: to go on one leg
Man's name
Man's name; fool
Man, for example, lives on solid earth
Man, say
Man, say, is new in embrace of woman, mostly
Man-to-man alternative
Manchester-based orchestra slightly too big for this concert venue
Maneuvering room
Mannerly guy
Mannerly man
Manual component
Manuscript receiver
Manx or Persian
Manx or Siamese
Many a Melville setting,
Many a person on the U.S.
Many a position in a rock
Many a roast
Many a white one’s seen from rocky shore
Many items at the auction
Many plans lacking initially
Many things that are sold at auction
Many which will appear in auctions
Map feature
Map info
Map line
Map lines
MapQuest info
Marathon data
Marathon terminus
Marathoner's complaint
Marathoner's stat
Marathoner's woe
Marc Antony request
Marcus's lead on issue in the end raised support in press etc
Marilyn Monroe facial fea
Marilyn Monroe facial mar
Marilyn Monroe feature
Marilyn Monroe mark
Marilyn's mark
Marine creature is the "voice of the deep"
Marine mammal
Marine mammal left abandoned
Marine mammal mostly seen here
Marionette - poodle
Mark enters relationship for a while
Mark seen in neckwear for periods
Marked down
Market order
Market pessimist
Market stand
Marner's creator
Marquee name
Marquee topper
Marquee-name entertainer
Marriage bond
Marriage ceremony
Married princess with royal appearance
Mars and Milky Way
Marsh denizen
Marsh resident
Marshall McLuhan's concer
Martha's Vineyard, e.g.
Martial arts teacher's detailed wisdom
Martyr to Nero
Mary had a little one
Mary served as host
Mary Steenburgen sitcom
Mary's follower, in verse
Mary's pet
Mason's assignment
Masonry construction for spanning an opening
Mass association of king and clergy member shortly in church area?
Mass communications
Mass complaints in radio broadcast
Mass is bishop&rsquo;s responsibility, I hear
Mass of rock coming from left?
Mass of timber rejected in practical lesson
Massachusetts city with a
Massage target
Masseur's target
Masseuse's target
Master's ordeal
Masthead title
Match in Georgia, then Maine
Match part
Match played at the local
Match; at a distance
Material draped over a sofa
Mateus ___
Mathematical figure
Mathematical relationship
Mathematical value
Maths relationship
Matter at home filling sink
Matter for a judge
Matter of grammar
Mature medic returned for last in series
Maxwell Perkins, for a fa
Maxwell Smart, for one
May is part of this small circle that's power-grabbing
May, perhaps - bound
Maybe 9 section acting as flipping emergency room
Maybe ace vehicle with detachable top
Maybe Labour is not entirely ignoring Left
Maybe monks will organise rule book
Maybe one new waterfront feature in 'ull?
Maybe Queen’s printed greeting
Maybe stone wife shed to reveal figure?
Maybe those who take tiffin without bits of butter
Maybe Venus shall aim poorly on first serve
Maybe why conqueror chastises opponent taking things to heart
Mayo or cream cheese
Maze runner
McCartney played it in th
McCartney's instrument
Mean something
Meaning of God preceding schism
Meaning of two papers written by doctor
Meaning to join doctor, if time
Means of access
Means of com­munication
Means of communication
Means of defence gets hot with top off
Means of escape
Means of ingress or egress
Means of mass communication
Means of shipping
Measure of frequency
Measure of frequency; merit
Measure of pressure to be put stormily around it
Measure of speed
Measure pay
Measure to take
Measuring unit concerned with setter dividing second 1 5
Meat flambé, with ends trimmed
Meat fried in breadcrumbs? Look out! Run away!
Meat from US picnic (no cake around)
Meat on a kabob, maybe
Meat, first portion of which is swallowed by dog
Media attention
Media boss
Media story cropped separately – by him?
Medical breakthrough
Medical discovery
Medical patient
Medical success
Medicinal side effect, ma
Mediterranean, for one
Meeting handout
Meeting plan
Meeting reading
Meeting schedule
Megalomaniac's desire
Melodic Melba
Melodious songbird
Melody part
Melville setting
Member met by Yankee host
Member of a colony
Member of a crew
Member of a pod
Member of class Aves
Members of the family Hyd
Members of union run into worries
Members' list
Memory containing zero space
Memphis's locale
Men embracing the alternative
Men in cabarets strip off
Men taking in last show
Men's business wear
Mender's target
Mending aid
Mending site
Mending stuff
Mentally twisted
Mentioned basic support
Menu heading
Menu section
Mercury or Saturn
Mercury or Saturn, but no
Mercury, but not Mars
Mercutio and Rom
Merit; speed
Mermaid's home
Mermaid's realm
Message container, maybe
Message that was sent with passion
Metal content of cage?
Metal point
Metal rod for hand-to-hand combat?
Metal shard I moved forward
Metal shard I moved higher
Metal shard I placed higher up
Metal shaving twisted internally
Metal splinter I shifted
Metal, a thin piece with lithium twisted inside
Method, procedure
Methodological approach in support of small presentation
Meticulous attention
Metrical unit
Metro map feature
Middle C, e.g.
Middle of article is replaced by author's sentence
Middle of many a steering
Midlife crisis symptom
Might be in debt after priest comes round
Might be indebted for interrupting press release
Might have an obligation to reside in Porbandar's outskirts
Might have an obligation to reside in Puerto Rico
Might it be worth an offence in football?
Might one be looking up a Spoonerism for Mrs Malaprop?
Might prisoner meet the Queen?
Might she wear tights having no runs?
Might start to pursue debtor
Might they freshen up insight? Yes, after a fashion
Might war prisoner and monarch meet?
Might war prisoner, perhaps, when meeting the queen?
Might wartime captive start to escape with support from Resistance?
Mike who produced "Around
Milch : German :: ___ : I
Mild exclamation
Mild expletive
Mild-mannered type
Miles per gallon, e.g.
Miles per hour, e.g.
Military award
Military branch
Military conflict
Military flag
Military force
Military force crazy to depose leader
Military land force
Military leader with power invested in army of troops
Military leaders?
Military parade passagewa
Militia crazy to jettison leader
Milky coffee
Milky drink
Milky Way and 3 Musketeer
Milky Way and others
Milky Way unit
Milliner's sale
Mincemeat desserts
Mind finishing early, coach?
Mind vehicle at end of avenue
Mine ore endlessly that’s inferior
Minestrone, e.g.
Ming the Merciless, e.g.
Miniature map
Minimal progress
Minister put instrument into new ranch
Minister, 50, is about to get tangible awards?
Minister, right sort at heart, one who accepts the whip?
Minnesota twins?
Minor ailment
Minor market fluctuation
Minor untruth about odd items in total
Minor-league club, in bas
Miraculous Medal figure
Miranda rights readers
Mischievous - curve
Miser's fixation
Miser's hoarding
Misplay, e.g.
Miss equipment returned by lecturer
Miss large equipment being erected
Miss large outfit heading west
Miss relief - in pieces
Miss touring Gibraltar, having rejected Rabat
Missed a payback opportun
Missile guided back to English business
Missing header, circumstance for player
Missing money
Mistake made by little brat losing head
Miter wearer
Mixed economy advocate
Mob must be mad, losing billions
Mob turncoat
Mockumentary star casts off river vessel
Mode of transport
Model here reveals a bit of leg - heavenly!
Model last seen pocketing a thousand - sound reasonable?
Moderately hot
Modern phone
Modern piercing site
Moment in time
Moment; prison sentence
Monarch embodies a musical gift
Monastic accommodation
Money changer?
Moneyed gentleman holding advantage
Mongolian for "hero"
Monitor's measure
Monk's abode
Monks regularly defrost soup in advance
Monogram ltr.
Monogram part: Abbr.
Monogram unit: Abbr.
Monopoly purchase
Monopoly token
Monopoly, e.g.
Montezuma, e.g.
Month not the first that may be triumphal
Month to handle on-screen director
Month, bleak and damp, turning summery?
Montreal, for one
Moon follower
Morale booster
More insensitive cardinal?
More of this can slow you up!
More or ___
More than
More than - six balls
More than a brawl
More than a few words
More than a miss
More than a vogue
More than fume
More than in the past
More than mere jitters
More than one listener oddly ignored legal risk
More than one luminary comes down to earth
More than six balls
More trouble, billions missing
More trouble? Don't start!
More's opposite
More, in a saying
Mormon leader
Morning eye-opener
Morning waker-upper
Mortgage consideration
Mosque entranceway
Most appropriate wager about son
Most common papal name
Most common U.S. surname
Most excellent
Most important vessel coming from the East
Most prestigious part of flight - after one disembarks
Most successful, getting shilling in wager
Most suitably
Most superior upper garment
Most vague
Mostly average means of mass communication
Mostly break back with police unit or the army?
Mother (Latin)
Mother cradling head of science teacher
Mother of Jesus
Motherly instinct
Motor competition not entirely uplifting
Motor vehicle
Motoring group raised - its main focus?
Motorist finally crossed waterway
Motorist's club
Mould; actors in a play
Mount Godwin ___
Mountain sight
Mountain ___
Mountaineer's worry
Mounting a revolt
Mourn (for)
Mouse catcher
Mouse chaser
Mouse hunter
Mouse's big cousin
Mouse's kin
Moussaka ingredient
Mouth - right, that shouldn't open!
Mouth of river feeding water supply
Mouth part
Mouth piece
Mouth, in slang
Mouth, slangily
Move aimlessly
Move aimlessly; general meaning
Move carefully, say, touring Germany and Spain
Move domestic animals from the east?
Move downwards
Move gradually away &mdash; ultimately sad breach
Move gradually for advantage
Move in a ballroom
Move on wheels
Move slowly
Move to the right alternatives for energy, in hindsight
Moved slowly and cautiously forward
Moved slowly in Lourdes, only standing up a little
Moved up a shade
Moves at speed in waterworks
Movie genre
Movie personnel
Movie rating unit
Movie star
Mower stower
Mr. Potato Head part
Mr. Potato Head piece
Mr. Rosewater in Kurt Von
Mrs. Lincoln's maiden nam
Much Apr. mail is address
Much flatter white
Much ___
Much-dreaded exam
Much-maligned federal org
Much-repeated word in air
Much/much separator
Muddles, with "up"
Muggins heading off to join forces
Mulder of "The X-Files,"
Mule team?
Mule's father
Mulligatawny, for one
Multiple-choice answer
Multiplied by
Multitude, crazy, leaderless
Mum is boss, not son
Mungojerrie or Skimblesha
Murder riled screws, first sign in 1983 18 across
Murderous guy: 'How does it end?'
Muscle injuries
Muscle malady
Muscle problem
Mushroom feast
Mushy ___ (British dish)
Music appreciation
Music practice
Music's pitch indicator
Musical - characters associated, primarily, with Eliot
Musical ability
Musical about discontented Tories
Musical appreciation of grime artiste?
Musical aptitude
Musical based on TS Eliot poems
Musical composition
Musical gift
Musical group
Musical group prohibited on radio
Musical instrument; tube
Musical jazz singing star initially held back
Musical mark
Musical measures
Musical note no good — alas for this?
Musical number with good numbers making a comeback ...
Musical perception
Musical pitch indicator
Musical pitch symbol
Musical seen by one lecturer during a month off
Musical selection
Musical sense
Musical sensitivity
Musical sign
Musical sound
Musical staff symbol
Musical symbol
Musical talent
Musical talent demands attention
Musical talent gets attention
Musical tone
Musical units
Musical with an exclamati
Musical with Mungojerrie
Musical with the song "Mr
Musical work
Musical work; bit
Musical; jazz fans
Musician ultimately in wrong group
Musician's asset
Musician's essential for group of Arabs?
Musician's gift
Musician's need
Musician's pride
Musicians keep shaking transport that's jumped on
Musicians not allowed to be heard
Musicians prohibited on radio
Musk, perhaps one worn by the Prince Regent
Mustang or Lynx
Muzzleloader's load
My boss has tried unsuccessfully to restrict obscenities, primarily
My friend ultimately finishes on good terms with English composer
My half of child&rsquo;s horse
My regular visits to Gateshead
Myrmecologist's study
Mythological sprite
N.B.A. M.V.P., 1984-86
Nag Republican wearing tights
Nagging pain
Nail to the wall
Nail, as a gymnastic land
Naive one
Name after "you"
Name of more than 20 pope
Name part: Abbr.
Name repeated in a nurser
Name Welsh artist and English pop star
Name word
Name: Hilary, for example
Naming word
Nancy in France, e.g.
Napkin edges?
Napoleon, for one
Narc's target
Narrative about to chime with the conjecture of quantum physicists
Narrow band
Narrow margins
Narrow road
Narrow street
Narrow way
Narrowly defeat
Nathan of stage and scree
Natural fibres trim front of seats
Naturalist sketch almost having repelled artist
Naughty fish plot to steal things
Nausea, vomiting
Nautical unit
Nautical unit of speed
Nav. officer
Nav. rank
Naval off.
Naval officer (abbr.)
Naval officer below lieut
Naval rank (abbr.)
Naval rank: Abbr.
Naval workers
Navy commando
Navy diver
Navy members
Navy officer (abbr.)
Nearest the leader for a short time
Neatened, in a way
Nebuchadnezzar, for example, daring
Necrophobiac's fear
Nectar collector
Need Advil, say
Need an ice bag
Need Bengay
Need liniment
Needling session?
Neigh sayer
Neighborhood shindig
Neptune's domain
Neptune's realm
Nervous feeling
Nervous one?
Nervous ___
Ness of "The Untouchables
Nest builder
Nest inhabitants
Neuron's tips?
Neutral color
New Criticism poet Allen
New World vulture
New York N.H.L.'ers
New York's state flower
Newly-wed receives £1,000 cross
News channels
News groups
News source
Newspaper boss altered diet, as an alternative
Newspaper chief
Newspaper chief travelled back to cover it
Newspaper circulation uni
Newspaper customer is university lecturer
Newspaper customers
Newspaper group in decline
Newspaper head
Newspaper piece
Newspaper section chief
Newspaper story
Newspaper supply
Newspaper, television, et
Newspaperman given some credit, organisationally
Newspaperman recalled repetition about one day
Newspapers and TV, e.g.
Newspapers, TV, etc.
Newspapers, TV, radio, et
Newsweek rival
Newswoman Sherr
Next-to-last fairy tale w
Nice setter entertains a new girl
Nick, Matthew or Herbert in Dickens
Nickel and dime
Nickels and dimes
Night light
Night twinkler
Nightclub in Roxburghe Avenue
Nighttime twinkler
Ninja's motion
Nipped, with "out"
Nix Olympica’s western extremity
No hit
No light opinion formed by the critical
No longer an option
No longer chic
No longer chilling in working environment
No longer disturbed by
No longer fashionable
No longer fit public torment includes greeting
No longer hot
No longer imprisoned
No longer in prison
No longer interested in
No longer stuck on
No longer thinking about
No more
No more work for retail outlet
No one has two of them
No power in profundity – one instead makes conclusion
No pressure for clemency after PM gets winning margin
No repetition in expensive part of programme
No time for fear? That's a mistake!
No-one at Cannes that could be common
Nobelist who proposed a L
Nobleman briefly getting attention
Noblemen losing heart with working individual
Non-occupant of this 5 with place to go back? Not entirely
Nondrinker by law
None of it is good, it's said
None of the above
None of the above, on a s
Nonstandard language
Normal position on a road
Normal time to retire with gin?
Normal; flag
Norman of sitcom fame
Norman of TV fame
Norman who created "All i
North American vulture
North Pole family
North ___
North, south, east or wes
Northanger Abbey author
Northbound, my route cuts Sydney suburbs for comfort
Norwegian band covering record by live act finally leading to letters
Nose (out)
Nose out
Not a good confidant
Not alert
Not all bowling at Edgbaston will get a wicket?
Not all wet?
Not allowed in the shops
Not as much
Not at all petty
Not at home
Not at home in Tynemouth
Not awake
Not barefoot
Not baring one's sole?
Not be a nobody
Not be resolved
Not be serious
Not beginning to carry or lug
Not being awake as former prime minister stood up
Not counterfeit
Not discounted
Not disparate
Not do original drawings
Not dry
Not go straight
Not half unearthing obsession?
Not home
Not impotent
Not in
Not in a dreadful state
Not including
Not just for now
Not just jitters
Not just might
Not killing, allowing one to escape sudden attack
Not leave enough room
Not listed above
Not local or state
Not long enough
Not much time for runner-up
Not often illuminated, section of roof conceals one
Not on paper
Not on, having diamonds in the workplace?
Not openly shared
Not out of the running
Not prepared for revolution, or major conflict
Not present
Not safe
Not serious
Not so great
Not so much
Not stay fully upright
Not stay rigid
Not sweet
Not the longest dashes
Not the one to upset Rosemary, perhaps, in short
Not the one to upset that woman
Not the same
Not the whole thing
Not this or that
Not to be shared
Not try very hard
Not up
Not well
Not work very hard
Not working, finished being hurt
Not worth considering boxing fight shunned by beginner
Not written
Not written, as a test
Notable opening of 10/7/8
Note switches in random mutation?
Note-writer to find out about craft reversing
Noted Broadway debut of 1
Noted debut of 10/7/82
Noted gallery
Noted Ronald
Noted work?
Notes occasion
Noteworthy, significant
Nothing but
Nothing divides the lines – that's the idea
Nothing for the Williams sisters?
Nothing gets ahead of the greatest, latest thing
Nothing in original set from Strangeways, Here We Come
Nothing in tennis
Nothing on the court
Nothing overlooked in keeping yarn
Nothing special paywise
Nothing that’s revolutionary in revolution?
Nothing to be found between 13 down and 28
Nothing ___
Notice about politician being "a bit wet"
Notice about South American oil source
Notice left in lift
Nouveau ___
Nova follower
Nova ___
Nova ___, Canada
Novel Methuselah's written about himself?
Novelist finding little energy in dotty aunts
Novelist, antipodean figure?
Now published
NPR staple
Nudged, dog-style
Numb, a member of flock left for hospital
Numb, as a foot
Number 1, e.g.
Number entering illegal gang have tattoos to start with
Number etched by a skater?
Number in an octet
Number of shoes?
Number on a tag
Number one across North Carolina and number two in Washington
Number one hit about America?
Number symbol
Number two crosses line - game up!
Numbered thing in the Bib
Numero uno
Nun is ace criminal in drag
Nursery offering
Nursery rhyme boy
Nursery rhyme boy whose n
Nus to us
Nus, to us
Nut - loaf
Nut hoarder
Nut was obliged to protect kernel in general
Nut's lack
Oarsmen include a soldier in the overturned boat
Oater transport
Obey a red light
Obeyed a court order?
Object bitterly
Object near a temple
Object of ailurophobia
Object of bizarre recital
Object of night shift
Object to holiday in New Guinea initially
Object used in playing chess
Object when family avoids thinking
Object when nothing put in glass of beer?
Object, e.g.
Object? Fine and good
Objects to nights being disturbed
Oboist originally leaving instrument in part of prison
Observe public school is on the way up
Obsessive sibling admitting yen for dissection
Obsessive year is involving special research
Obstacle for a barber
Obstacles for barbers
Obstreperous Russian initially rejected communist's directive
Obstruct display of goods
Obtained oddly deficient belt
Obvious, not the first tragic old king
Occasionally thwart bowler?
Occasions requiring male to be in neckwear?
Ocean liner?
Octogenarian, for one
Octopus's defense
Oddsmaker's figure
Of all time
Of higher rank than
Of little importance
Of modern humans
Of small duration
Of small importance
Of small length
Of the mouth
Off, as a note
Offensive to the senses
Offensive; make dirty
Offer around right time
Offer to limit crook’s second time in prison
Office wear
Officer rank needed to win a seat?
Official stamp
Oft-toasted Melba
Often-minimized thing
Ogee, e.g.
Ohm's symbol
Oil producer abuses American guards
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 bit of French bread right for tart
Old Bob's lofty hedge
Old books brought up in addition
Old car loses its initial value
Old hat
Old Impressionist and I may do work to order around Spain
Old King Cole accessory
Old lady isn't fazed, being of pious attitude?
Old lady worried, entering empty manor
Old MacDonald had one
Old MacDonald's establishment
Old MacDonald's place
Old marriage that you must leave? A tear-jerker!
Old money securing peculiar place for urban developers
Old organ used for stage musical
Old phone's lack
Old school punishment is a reflection of age
Old timer
Old transport
Old well's contents
Old Wells Fargo transport
Old-fashioned books about university
Old-fashioned chap?
Old-fashioned party
Old-fashioned, this place in town?
Old-time swinger?
Older regular internet user
Olive or apple
Olympic track gold medali
On holiday
On rise in steel band, competent
On sale
On strike, bowled perhaps?
On strike, say
On strike, what batsman doesn't want to be
On the back burner, perha
On the high side, as a gu
On the road
On the same side as
On the side of
On the upswing
On vacation
On-the-hour radio offerin
Once money's disregarded, bell-ringing party's most important
One "E" on a scoreboard
One acknowledges waiting lorry
One acting for another
One assigned to a bomb?
One between the legs a cause of tears?
One bowled over?
One can be shown it
One can be shown to you
One caught in a police st
One clapping at a circus?
One could be Yellow, Red or Black, but conventionally blue
One doing garden work?
One down in the dumps?
One employed to incite others to commit illegal acts
One eyeing a canary, mayb
One filling the bill?
One First Lady's maiden n
One following friend's football team, commonly
One following general dir
One for the road
One form of pasta if potato, say, is short
One furthest from the aisle?
One gets over it as one gets older
One getting a cut
One getting battered in ring?
One given a staff positio
One going round hospital in pain
One hasn't been taught to play by it
One holds husband in pain
One in a cast
One in a maze
One in church tower who looks like someone else?
One in custody
One in flight has tantrums when climbing
One in pack is an eccentric
One jumping in a doghouse
One kept in the bag?
One lacking attacked this rich old member of family responsible for 1,4, allegedly
One leaving in the spring
One leaving sinking ship? Sailor’s returning
One living in a dump
One making the cut?
One may act for an actor
One may be double or free
One may be fair
One may be in waiting
One may be original
One may be proper
One may be significant
One may be turning
One may undergo surgery
One might get a cut
One might pick this rugby forward
One nautical mile per hour
One occupying bars - shouldn't then drive here?
One of 12 for the Alcohol
One of 16 no longer held in reserve?
One of 18 on a golf cours
One of a Navy elite
One of a primer pair
One of a Roman septet
One of a standard group o
One of a storied threesom
One of a world septet
One of about 2,400,000 in
One of five
One of five, one may feel
One of four art galleries in England
One of Franklin's two cer
One of seven
One of seven in the Big D
One of Spot's masters
One of Taylor's eight
One of the "Brady Bunch"
One of the Fab Four
One of the Fondas
One of the Fords
One of the Palins
One of the Redgrave siste
One of the Tudors
One of the W's in W.W. I
One of those on the fiddle &mdash; and bit of a racket?
One of Tom's rivals
One of two English queens
One of two equal parts
One of two that make one
One of two US presidents
One of two writers getting material rejected?
One of two writers having material rejected
One of two, e.g.
One offering pork pies around bar
One often planted on a wi
One on a PT boat, maybe:
One or two, for example, less feeling
One putting clothes on chest of drawers
One putting clothes on sideboard
One seeking some anthers
One seen playing with a b
One sense, figuratively
One should avoid falling into one of these
One skins up to get unconscious
One sought for advice
One steering French bank takes on debtor
One striking out, maybe
One symbol of the 41-Acro
One taken for a ride
One taking over hat
One telephone button
One that heads up the sta
One that litters
One that squeaks by?
One that's tired?
One thing after another
One to grow on
One to respect
One trapped between legs? It could make your eyes water!
One two of two-and-two
One using a comb
One way to be caught
One way to be out
One way to sit
One wearing protective gear in conduit
One who blabs
One who breaks the 16-Acr
One who does windows
One who hopes for strikes
One who litters
One who observes criminal a wretch
One who proffers an arm
One who puts clothes on chest of drawers in America
One who revises another's writing
One who shakes in a kitch
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 with an antenna
One with big hips, maybe
One with fifty occupying beach, say, in Ibiza?
One ___ at a time
One's bound to support black man going on board
One's charged a lot of money
One's days are numbered
One's enveloped by kind spirit
One's fleece, on fire leaving kitchen, has charred sleeves
One's left with kitchen unit
One's secure getting key
One's son acquires northern part of archipelago
One's usually found by the fireside
One, plus six noughts
One, say, feeling less?
One-liner, e.g.
One-point Scrabble tiles
One-striper: Abbr.
Ones close to le coeur
Ones going through a stag
Ones making pantry raids?
Ones running shoulder to
Only somewhat abandoning Liberal political group
Open space for recreational use
Open space for three chess pieces to take one
Opening jar, ignoring recipe
Opening tennis shot
Opening without latest lead actor
Opening word
Opening word?
Opera villain, typically
Opportunities to speak so
Opportunities, metaphoric
Opportunities, so to spea
Opportunity for newly-weds to get undressed?
Opportunity to take cash prize on the radio
Opportunity to turn up for finance minister
Opportunity to wind up German leader, perhaps
Opportunity, metaphorical
Opportunity, so to speak
Opposing bridge players resist meeting
Opposite of chaos
Opposite of safe
Opposite of sluggishness
Or Adams short work, And Another Thing ... Guides for hitchhikers?
Orchard fruit
Orchard unit
Orchestral composition
Orchestral performance
Ordeal for Rover, perhaps
Order after "Aim!"
Order after "aim"
Order after "Ready ... ai
Order of business
Order of business at a me
Order of corn
Order to a barista
Order to a chauffeur
Ordinary brook by A-road
Ordinary soldier
Ordinary song
Ordinary way and a different way
Org. headquartered on Con
Org. helping people in ne
Org. issuing many refunds
Org. supported by the 16t
Org. that awaits your ret
Org. that does investigat
Org. that proceeds accord
Org. that provides many i
Org. that requires schedu
Org. whose functions foll
Org. whose roots go back
Org. whose Web site has a
Org. with a 4/15 deadline
Org. with a code
Org. with a complex code
Org. with auditors
Org. with audits
Org. with many inspectors
Org. with many schedules
Org. with refunds
Organ is present for Cockney speaking
Organ is present from Cockney, we&rsquo;re told
Organ knob
Organ of hearing
Organ part
Organ piece
Organ recital, almost exquisite, starts up
Organ starts to echo around room
Organ the archbishop has installed
Organ tube
Organ used in Baroque arias
Organ with a drum in it
Organisation heads
Organisation poured beer regularly
Organizing aid
Origami design
Original idea to dismiss first reserve?
Original recording from which copies can be made
Original theme song for a fantasy drama
Origins of hard outgrowth ruminant needs?
Orkin targets
Ornamental cord on clothi
Osborne lacking in organisation? Good grief!
Oscar contender
Oscar has to follow up housing benefit
Oscar superlative
Oscar word
Oscar, for example, having a temperature, always lost
Ostentatious sign of affection – there's nothing 'live' about it!
Ostrich or owl
Othello, e.g.
Other people accepting central elements of informed speculation
Other Ulyssean traits initially seen in Bloom
Otologist's focus
Otologist's study
Our crossword is a type one gets into
Out for nothing
Out for the count
Out for the count?
Out for the night
Out of hospital, damages limbs
Out of it
Out of the oven, say
Out of town
Out of ___ (away)
Out to lunch, ignoring British host
Out's partner
Outdoor area, one surrounded by three men?
Outer covering
Outer garment
Outer limit
Outer sail support
Outhouse - cast
Outlaw finally joined gang
Outlet, e.g.
Outline of a sort
Outpouring from ducts
Outside limit
Outstanding poet's encouragement to unite
Outstanding poetic entreaty to marry
Outstanding ring joined with another
Outstanding work of Pindar possibly read aloud
Outwit; most excellent
Over 50 reasons they might be dependent
Over 501
Over road you'll see big tailless creature
Over the top
Over with no runs
Over's partner
Overcook pork pie and coke
Overdo the T.L.C.
Overexerciser's woe
Overexercising result
Overheard couple too much
Overlook point
Overseas friends
Oversight cause, maybe
Overthrow, e.g.
Overthrow, say
Overthrowing a base, e.g.
Overthrowing, e.g.
Overturns - luxury car
Overwhelmed by greed, I tormented journalist
Overwhelming number
Own goal breaks tie in league
Own way to replace velocity for speed
Owner of Microsoft Windows ultimately denied access
Oxygen required by huge Greek character
Oxygen's atomic number
p., as in Plymouth
P.R., so to speak
Pace; ladder rung
Pace; stage
Paces; measures
Pacific ___ College
Pack animal
Pack animal?
Pack it in jars to be sent back
Pack up trophies in retirement
Pack-hunting carnivore
Page turner
Paid attendees
Pail problem
Pain has one going round hospital
Pain in course of stomach exercises
Pain in the neck
Pain in the neck?
Pain of brill swallowing tip of hook
Paint layer
Pair of nines?
Pairs with drums
Pale Guardian covers bestseller with renewed energy
Pale second
Palm, e.g.
Pals around in Paris?
Pamper, with "on"
Panama, for one
Panic, losing head, and slip
Panic, losing head? That&rsquo;s a mistake
Pantry pests
Pantry problem
Pants part
Pants problems
Paper covers nearly bankrupt seed repository
Paper towel unit
Paper worker
Papers etc covered by some diaries
Papers, etc.
Papers, TV etc
Paradigm of happiness
Parasite's brief panic about pound
Parasitic insect
Parent - one breeding?
Parent losing head - something else!
Paris's first person on street to make a joke
Parisian who wanders about gathers large hoard
Park Avenue, for one
Park officials - Glasgow FC
Park or forest keepers
Park sightings
Part filler
Part of "the works"
Part of a balanced diet
Part of a bedroom suite
Part of a billiard table
Part of a boilermaker
Part of a box
Part of a Cartesian decla
Part of a combo
Part of a company
Part of a constellation
Part of a copse
Part of a count
Part of a dollar bill
Part of a film's credits
Part of a flight
Part of a flight or the end of one?
Part of a gas mileage rat
Part of a gateway
Part of a grandfather clo
Part of a gyro
Part of a Hemingway title
Part of a jazz combo
Part of a judge's docket
Part of a judge's workloa
Part of a mall
Part of a mileage rating
Part of a paper towel rol
Part of a presidential mo
Part of a procedure
Part of a process
Part of a program
Part of a racetrack
Part of a roller coaster
Part of a scenic overlook
Part of a ship's beam
Part of a ship's superstructure
Part of a shirt or jacket
Part of a slalom run
Part of a spy organizatio
Part of a suit
Part of a Valentine bouqu
Part of a windbreak, mayb
Part of A.P.R.
Part of Africa
Part of an aerobics exerc
Part of an Asian capital'
Part of an auto safety in
Part of an egg
Part of an interstate
Part of an IV
Part of CNN
Part of collection put back in small room
Part of convention planni
Part of cricket match finished
Part of cricket match where fielder drops opener
Part of DMZ
Part of driving direction
Part of F.D.R.: Abbr.
Part of footmark effaced in procession
Part of HBO
Part of many a chain
Part of McDonald's logo
Part of mouth or cheek
Part of musical series, apparently one short?
Part of N.Y.C.
Part of NBA
Part of Norfolk denied British safe havens
Part of orchestra detests work
Part of P.O. or P.S.
Part of pack to turn alternately into hearts and diamonds
Part of pig - one, some say, that keeps hot
Part of PRNDL
Part of process of bringing back favourites
Part of ship queen's to get control over
Part of speech
Part of speech advocating abolition of New York body
Part of T.S.E.
Part of the American Gree
Part of the foot
Part of the motorway network beginning to erode
Part of the Treasury Dept
Part of theatre encompassing box?
Part of TLC
Part of truss delivered by Royal Mail
Partial denture; span
Particular object
Partner for this and that
Partner no longer certain about river outing
Partner of "done with"
Partner of anon
Partner of ready and will
Partner of Warner
Parts of British pounds
Parts of contract present man with insoluble problems, ultimately
Parts reportedly for luxury car
Party bowlful
Party handout, perhaps
Party happening at the end of term
Party happening at the end of term?
Party preparation
Party staple
Party to a defense pact
Party to a defense treaty
Party to a s
Party's broadcast censored
Party, alternatively, providing means of escape?
Pass degree leaves you indifferent
Pass over the Guardian's prejudice
Passed on by taletellers
Passenger area
Passenger finally entering smart train
Passing wind? Eat Haribo bears
Passing ___
Passion seen in counter-revolution
Passion Tree, associated with ecstasy
Passionate emotion
Password for man entering bishopric
Pastry dishes
Pat on the back far from rare?
Patient - legal action
Patient — luggage
Paul McCartney played it
Paul Robeson, e.g.
Pay arrangement
Pay attention to
Pay close attention to me?
Pay for work
Pay, as the bill
Payment to employee
Peach or apple
Peach or beech
Peanuts stand stars
Pecan and pumpkin
Pecan or walnut
Peddlers' stopping points
Pedestrian aid
Pedestrian safety feature
Pedigree shower
Peel off
Peeled mottled fruit
Peeling one may make a pe
Peephole's place
Peeress's title
Pen filler
Pen fluid
Pen liquid
Pen's partner
Pencil holder
Pencil holder, at times
Pencil holders, sometimes
Penny finished with favourite doll
Pentagon inventory
Pentagonal plate
Penthouse pinups
Penultimate fairy tale wo
Penultimate fairy-tale wo
People a Frenchman may ad
People aren't usually dra
People born around 1980 now trying The Smiths' old work
People of a country
People person?
People work for them
Peppers, perhaps
Perennial teenage feeling
Perfect cube
Perfect pitch
Perform (a song)
Perform in a glee club
Perform music
Perform on "American Idol
Performer dubbed "The Gre
Performer given gold by a court
Performer making some impact originally
Performer rejected new routine
Performer with a balancin
Performer works naked
Perhaps a piece of heart I cleaned
Perhaps a recital to be broadcast
Perhaps bowler's left out of game
Perhaps Busby and Queen are important
Perhaps Eden Hazard's foot is within shot range
Perhaps go up for it
Perhaps Guinness works to eliminate boundaries?
Perhaps hawk's attempt to catch rook
Perhaps joker's one that cracks jokes
Perhaps Judy&rsquo;s young dog, much-liked
Perhaps like one's wireless even more!
Perhaps Murdoch and Heaney, primarily, were this?
Perhaps plot information about a road
Perhaps the lorry left paper off
Perhaps Victoria is not at fault
Perhaps, an extra consideration when leaving France
Period from opening day t
Period in office
Period of 60 minutes
Period of time
Period of time eating milk-soaked bread? On the contrary
Periods that may be indicated with a cross
Perm finally in hairdresser’s place for swimmer
Permit enormous current to turn into river
Permit head of geography to deliver a tirade
Perry White, e.g.
Persecute; dog
Persian fairy or genie
Persian spirit
Persian sprite
Persian, e.g.
Persistence beginning to rankle in annoying character
Persistent dull pain
Persistent pain
Persistently pursue
Person behind a pram
Person easily duped
Person employed to improve organisational efficiency
Person in an apron
Person not yet an adult
Person of great energy from March to November
Person of obstinate courage
Person under 21
Person who digs a gambling game?
Person who drags loom
Person who invents revolutionary form of transport
Person who switches lines
Person with a coach?
Person with a code name,
Person, place, or thing
Personal vehicle
Pesticide targets
Pet excuse used by student?
Pet fur has nothing removed
Pet peeve?
Pet pest
Pet's pest
Pet's tiny tormentor
Petal pusher?
Peter Pan villain
Petite, e.g.
Petty officers' inferiors
Pharaoh's river
Pharaohs' river
Pharmacist in Norfolk town receiving writer with hesitation
Pharmacist rides roughshod over compounds for animal use
PhD title's secured a success for scientist
Philosopher, one working a large amount
Phone button
Phone button below the 7
Phone, slangily
Photo; firing of a gun
Photocopier choice
Photograph of house in street
Photoshop option
Physical strength
Physicist has May meeting with top man
Pianist Nero
Piano exercise
Piano piece
Pick up
Pick up on
Picked up
Pickpocket to go down briefly
Pickpocket, in slang
Pickup shtick?
Pickup, e.g.
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
Picture effort
Piece &mdash; but not the leader?
Piece in paper —small piece, not leader
Piece moved in castling
Piece of cannelloni, esse
Piece of evidence in a tr
Piece of gym equipment making one smile
Piece of luggage, one for Sherlock?
Piece of the cloth?
Pieces of ___
Piercing places
Piercing site
Pike, e.g.
Pikes, e.g.
Pillbox or porkpie
Pillbox, e.g.
Pine (for)
Pine nut's suppressed rash
Pine store's not opened
Pine, perhaps, when one leaves Scottish island
Pink bum finally squeezed into shop
Pink exhibition room incorporates museum's entrance
Pink Mr. Potato Head piec
Pink potable
Pink shade
Pink was revolting
Pink wine
Pioneer carrier
Pipe section
Pipped fruit
Pirate remix of Elvis (the King)
Pirate shot by cricketer
Pirate's domain
Pirate's home, with "the"
Pirate's realm
Pirate's unfettered rage
Pisa has a leaning one
Pistachio or almond
Pitch indicator
Pitch players used
Pitch setter
Pitch symbol
Pitch's partner
Pitcher handle
Pitcher part
Pitcher parts
Pitcher spout
Pitching asset?
Pith extracted from some afore­mentioned tropical plant
Pitt athlete
Pizza topping
Place for a crane
Place for a FISH (which i
Place for a headphone
Place for a house
Place for a keystone
Place for a knot
Place for a lawn mower
Place for a lecture
Place for a mower
Place for a numbered flag
Place for a plug
Place for a ring
Place for a stirrup
Place for a stud
Place for an ace
Place for an unwanted rin
Place for boats
Place for ChapStick
Place for fish and ships
Place for gloss
Place for Humpty, ultimately silly fool
Place for jewelry
Place for many a piano
Place for pins
Place for portraits
Place for single animal in hedge
Place of business
Place of work no longer slipping?
Place on duty
Place the car
Place to find dates
Place to make a wish
Place to put a bud
Place to put a plug
Place to put gloss
Place to sign
Place to stroll
Place to wash up
Place to work
Place where there might b
Places for bases
Places for forks
Places for hinges
Places for some coaches
Places where free spirits
Plain &mdash;; &mdash; Seymour
Plain ___
Plan a female, perhaps, read out
Plan announced for man on board
Plan made by spy without time to meet lawyer
Plane figure
Plane perhaps hijacked by buccaneer, turning back
Plane perhaps in flight, re-examined
Plane-boarding point
Plant 3 in Dublin
Plant a kiss on Frank Lampard initially
Plant as portrayed by Antonioni?
Plant cultivated for seeds
Plant grown commercially
Plant grown for its seeds
Plant grown for seeds
Plant high fliers go after, wanting to prosecute
Plant transported in a car
Plant with edible seeds
Plant's grain-bearing par
Plantation product
Plate of fish
Plate one exchanged for a set of cutlery
Play (around)
Play a big part
Play a good joke on
Play a leading role
Play a round
Play bit
Play boy?
Play for time
Play group
Play group?
Play in which King Lear goes mad and loses throne ultimately
Play Pebble Beach, say
Play personnel
Play place
Play the lead
Play the Scottish game on ice
Play with acts for all the actors!
Play? Certainly not!
Playbill list
Playbill listing
Player about given up? Flipping nonsense!
Player about to lob over hill
Player on stage removing agent&rsquo;s head
Player works naked
Player's agent blowing top
Player's call
Player's rep
Players from station on the radio
Players in a play
Players in form?
Players squint
Playful piece of music lacking intro
Playfully roguish
Playfully teasing principal
Playwright having a drink with the Queen
Playwright, for audience, author of meaningful work?
Plea from French criminal
Pleasant distraction
Please spread out
Please to be cooked like kippers
Pleasing; virtuous
Pliny the ___
Plot flirts with danger
Plot involved danger
Pluck something from the wine cellar?
Plucky in match
Plucky in sport of any kind
Plucky people may have to pluck this
Plug place
Plug terminals of users straight into desktop
Plug's place
Plum or gum
Plumbing or heating
Plumbing tube
Plumbing, e.g.
Pocket problem
Pod contents
Pod dwellers
Pod vegetables
Podunk, e.g.
Poem about dead woman
Poet and old priest to back
Poet briefly working as comedian
Poet denied sun and water
Poet dropping in for a bit of harmless fun
Poet finishes regularly ahead of racing driver
Poet laureate of 1692
Poet laureate of 1700
Poet not at home to have fun
Poet T. S. ___
Poet who wrote "Immature
Poet who wrote "Old Possu
Poet who wrote "This is t
Poet whose work inspired
Poet worked hard, endlessly spinning around
Poet’s energy and hard work recalled
Poet's work ethic initially given a lift
Poetry volume: the Queen’s English
Point in old article showing hidden motivation?
Point of no return?
Point on a bus map
Point out
Point-and-click gadget
Pointed shape
Pointed symbol
Pointer mover
Pointing device
Poker ploy
Poker variety
Poky part
Polaris or Sirius
Polaris, e.g.
Pole position
Police car with a flashin
Police officer parking in hollow
Police operation
Police setup
Police sting
Police sting, e.g.
Policy of alliance regularly dismissed
Polite fellow
Political authority
Political control; might
Political family name
Political journal since 1
Political organisation to some extent loses the left
Political party
Political symbol
Politician 18 hit once
Politician, one investing in evasive business
Politician, smart, meets gammon?
Polo or tee
Polo, e.g.
Pondering bumping off family in obsession
Pontoon is a card game
Pooh, for one
Pool demarcation
Pool division
Pool or carpool concern
Pool path
Pool table part
Poor girl's obsession?
Poor housing contributes to cholera
Popeye's tooter
Popular 90's beverage
Popular humor weekly, wit
Popular songs
Popular vacation spot
Popular watch
Popular watch brand
Porch raiders
Porgy and bass
Portable lamp
Portable light
Porthos and Athos, e.g.
Portion of asparagus revolts pet
Portion of baked food served around City
Portion of pastry dish, plus crepe without filling
Portion; component
Pose clutching proper diamonds perhaps
Poseidon banishing east and north winds to find 1
Poseidon's domain
Poseidon's realm
Poser: fools recalled nothing internally after quite ignoring it
Posh woman's complaint getting old woman dismissed
Position around area in Buckingham for one
Position of authority
Position of authority is postponed no longer?
Position of Pearse, initially, at top of O'Connell Street
Position of switch repeated, introducing current for bulb
Position on the Enterpris
Position pawn next to a queen and king
Position retired skater might be in
Possessive, e.g.
Possessor of many rings
Possible cause of careless mistakes?
Possible explanation from politician, full of gas
Possible opening for chief in combinations?
Possible pet guarding old outdoor garment
Possible result of a natu
Possibly 3 million neural folds
Possibly drawing Rotherham initially in tricky cup tie
Possibly rum type like Ariel?
Post master?
Post operative?
Post shabby clothes in Israel
Post-it message
Post-It, e.g.
Postal delivery area
Postal device
Postpone what one should be doing
Postproduction worker
Pot top
Potato chip accompaniment
Potential C.I.A. problem
Potpie ingredients
Potter has a rest in game
Pouchlike compartment
Poultry and not a sausage for batsman?
Pound home point of fishing tackle
Pound parts
Pour on the love
Powder holder
Powdered; land
Power of choice of action
Power to set amount of freedom
Power-crazed, facing setback in the rain?
Praying figure
Pre-bedtime ritual
Pre-dye hair shade, often
Preakness entrant
Precious metal
Precious stones
Precious stones found in suit
Predator catching egg layer
Predatory canine mammal
Predatory insect
Predictable pattern
Prefix with scope
Prefix with scope or mete
Prepare to fire one waking you early?
Prepare to shoot male
Prepares to fight
Prepares to fight artist about manuscript
Presbyter of greater seniority in the family
Present for a teacher
Present opener?
Present or past president
Present society leading the way
President Biden finally pursuing the big picture?
President Bush written off? Finally, with knowledge and study turned into delight
President's vice is money
Presidential run
Presidential time
Press chief possibly cycled up carrying it
Press coverage
Press dispute covered by digital medium
Press worker's stain
Press, slangily
Press, so to speak
Pressure after barrier is wet
Pressure put on quiet soldiers in squad? What for?
Pressure to leave friendly colleague
Presumed facts
Pretzel shape
Prevent containers turning over
Prevent post getting broken
Prevent second murder
Price cut for vermin
Price to pay having made love last in Mafia fling
Pricey wheels
Pride : lion :: clowder :
Pried (into)
Pried regularly into US deeds
Priest's after the style of church residence
Priest's work: lecture on sin, Monday off sinning
Primates vis-
Prime Minister's willy
Prime Minister, 2007-2010
Prime-time time
Primer girl
Prince Albert, e.g.
Prince Albert, for one
Prince Charles's avocatio
Prince Charles's sport
Prince Edward, e.g.
Principal gateway perhaps
Principal ingredient of regular charcoal
Principal piece of music that needs no introduction
Principal pipes
Principal traitors stand up
Print measures
Printer's need
Printer's supply
Printer's widths
Printers' measures
Printers' widths
Printing measures
Prison accommodation
Prison area
Prison room
Prison sentence
Prison sentence swift, perhaps?
Prison sentence; tempo
Prison slang for "girlfriend"
Prison term for the enemy
Prison wings are found on this
Prisoner's room
Prisoner's spot
Prisoners do it
Private eye's project
Private group
Private room vice-chancellor's reserved
Prize top chicken, cow
Prizefighting prize
Problem faced boarding middle, getting on back of bus
Problem in the defense li
Problematic construction
Procedure part
Proceed effortlessly
Process of childbirth
Procession heading off for monument
Proctor's announcement
Proctor's call
Produce game, one wrapped in pink paper
Produce strains
Produce whip
Product of Berlin
Productive work
Professional representative
Proficient; skilful
Program problem
Programme employed in Copenhagen daily
Programme information in commercial article
Progresso product
Prohibits; pubs
Projection, which could produce a headache with part exchange
Prom date
Prominent Chihuahua featu
Prominent dachshund featu
Prominent donkey feature
Prominent donkey features
Prominent feature from the Left?
Prominent features of Alf
Prominent part of a dachs
Prominent parts of a Geor
Prominent player
Prominent rabbit features
Promising time
Prompt delivery
Prompter's whisper
Prompters' utterances
Proof of a base immorality around hideout
Proof of English navy hacking innovative device
Proof part
Proof word
Proof; testimony
Prop for Santa
Proper artist tries out position of 5 here
Proper ___
Proposer of scientific theories, initially in job
Pros or cons, e.g.
Prosecutes comedians snorting drug
Prosecutor's presentation
Protected, in a way
Protective custody
Protest about method of travel
Protest over nationalist bogeyman
Protest strongly (against)
Protest strongly (at)
Proteus's domain, with "t
Prove; exhibit
Proverbial heptad
Prowler, male part on parade, initially
Proxima Centauri, for one
Psi follower
Psychiatrists treat it
PT boat crewman: Abbr.
PT boat officer: Abbr.
Public figure like William I, say, not outwardly evil
Public garden
Public open pace
Public open space
Public relations person
Public space
Publicity person
Publicity, say
Publicity, slangily
Publicity, so to speak
Publicly gay
Published item
Publishing employees
Pudding bowl, as found in rubbish receptacle
Pull one's leg
Pull over
Pull the plug on
Pull up
Pull up grass here?
Pullman, e.g.
Pullover shirt
Pulls apart
Pulver's rank in "Mister
Pulver's rank, in film: A
Pulver's rank: Abbr.
Pulver, e.g., in "Mister
Pulverised earth
Pulverised; earth
Puma or lion
Puma, e.g.
Pumpkin eater of the nurs
Punch black and blue
Punch head of boxer, then well down the chest?
Pundit initially put down performance
Pungent bulb
Pungent vegetable
Punt, for one
Puppeteer Bil
Purchase for a beer blast
Pure line of drugs? Her Maj's one to snort it!
Purpose at home? Cutting grass
Purposely lose
Purposes of commas
Pursue, in a way
Put a traveling mike on
Put an end to game
Put away
Put down
Put down drink
Put in a part
Put in box after end of race
Put in sequence
Put off deciding about place in market
Put off for ever
Put on
Put on (a play)
Put on a scale
Put on coach
Put on different clothes
Put on period drama here?
Put on reel-to-reel
Put one ___
Put one's foot down
Put one's foot down?
Put round a large and splendid house
Put up
Put up hotel on river
Put up job
Put up on the wall
Put up with
Put up with huge beast
Put up with no bull!
Put up with Paddington, for example
Put up with trimmed facial hair
Put up with uniform, initially, when made to wear stockings
Put up with verbal abuse
Put up, as a picture
Puts a match to offal
Putting in a bit of money secures paper
Putting melted lead in starch is off for the present time
Puzzle from personnel wearing drag
PX, e.g.
Q-Tip target
Quad building
Quadruped; cavalry
Quaint get-together
Qualification voided company's ability to negotiate
Quantity used
Quarrel follows cutting of the cast
Quarter's worth at a carn
Quarterly payment recipie
Quaver or semiquaver
Quaver, e.g.
Queen abandoning life's work is a worry
Queen and her servants, m
Queen dressed appropriately for crowd?
Queen entering worries members of the family
Queen perhaps delaying introduction of legislation
Queen to withdraw for this reason?
Queen who might create qu
Queen's Guard workplace
Queen's mate
Queen's servants
Queen, say, regularly represented in charts
Questionnaire category
Questionnaire choice
Questionnaire datum: Abbr
Queued for starter of devils on horseback next to range
Quiches, e.g.
Quick approval: Abbr.
Quick letter
Quick note
Quick O.K.: Abbr.
Quick swim
Quiet about most of period backing metalworker
Quiet-sounding musical composition
Quietly correcting His holy work involved discipline
Quietly put down toy
Quilt patch
Quilters' do
Quilters' klatch
Quilting event
Quilting party
Quilting session
Quinine, for malaria
Quip, part 3
Quite a spread
Quite alluring
Quite attractive
Quite beautiful
Quite insignificant about first of results
Quite lovely
Quite mean to eclipse Republican
Quite nice
Quite wrong about singular working dispute
Quote, part 2
Rabbit found in hospital kitchens
Rabbit fur
Rabbit seen around river or smaller waterway
Race assignment
Race car leaving front of plant
Race finish
Race finishing line
Race generating more than local interest?
Race that generates more than local interest?
Race's end
Race's finish line
Racer's need
Racetrack animal
Racetrack fence
Racing driver family's rise
Rack item
Racket game
Racket sport
Racy threesome cavorting "not for me any more" - Theresa May
Radiant look