Chief - Crossword Clue

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  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. naughtily or annoyingly playful; "teasing and worrying with impish laughter"; "a wicked prank"
  5. a curved shape in the vertical plane that spans an opening
  6. expert in skulduggery; "an arch criminal"
  7. (used of behavior or attitude) characteristic of those who treat others with condescension
  8. form an arch or curve; "her back arches"; "her hips curve nicely"
  1. exceptionally good; "a boss hand at carpentry"; "his brag cornfield"
  2. Manager
  3. a circular rounded projection or protuberance
  4. a person responsible for hiring workers; "the boss hired three more men for the new job"
  5. a person who exercises control and makes decisions; "he is his own boss now"
  6. a person who exercises control over workers;
  7. a leader in a political party who controls votes and dictates appointments; "party bosses have a reputation for corruption"
  8. raise in a relief; "embossed stationery"
  1. a person who exercises control over workers;
  1. harmonize with or adjust to; "key one's actions to the voters' prevailing attitude"
  2. a winged often one-seed indehiscent fruit as of the ash or elm or maple
  3. regulate the musical pitch of
  4. a kilogram of a narcotic drug; "they were carrying two keys of heroin"
  5. identify as in botany or biology, for example
  6. metal device shaped in such a way that when it is inserted into the appropriate lock the lock's mechanism can be rotated
  7. vandalize a car by scratching the sides with a key; "His new Mercedes was keyed last night in the parking lot"
  8. a lever (as in a keyboard) that actuates a mechanism when depressed
  9. provide with a key; "We were keyed after the locks were changed in the building"
  10. the central building block at the top of an arch or vault
  11. mechanical device used to wind another device that is driven by a spring (as a clock)
  12. pitch of the voice; "he spoke in a low key"
  13. serving
  1. a news story of major importance
  2. lead, as in the performance of a composition; "conduct an orchestra; Barenboim conducted the Chicago symphony for years"
  3. an indication of potential opportunity; "he got a tip on the stock market"; "a good lead for a job"
  4. move ahead (of others) in time or space
  5. (baseball) the position taken by a base runner preparing to advance to the next base; "he took a long lead off first"
  6. travel in front of; go in advance of others;
  7. an actor who plays a principal role
  8. take somebody somewhere; "We lead him to our chief"; "can you take me to the main entrance?"; "He conducted us to the palace"
  9. (sports) the score by which a team or individual is winning
  10. the angle between the direction a gun is aimed and the position of a moving target (correcting for the flight time of the missile)
  11. be conducive to; "The use of computers in the classroom lead to better writing" <
  1. most important element;
  2. of force; of the greatest possible intensity; "by main strength"
  3. a principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage
  4. any very large body of (salt) water
  5. (of a clause) capable of standing syntactically alone as a complete sentence; "the main (or independent) clause in a complex sentence has at least a subject and a verb"
Clue Database Last Updated: 20/09/2019 9:00am

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