Gist - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 15/05/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Gist.

4 letter answer(s) to gist

CRUX
  1. a small conspicuous constellation in the southern hemisphere in the Milky Way near Centaurus
  2. the most important point
MEAT
  1. the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience; "the gist of the prosecutor's argument"; "the heart and soul of the Republican Party"; "the nub of the story"
  2. the flesh of animals (including fishes and birds and snails) used as food
  3. the inner and usually edible part of a seed or grain or nut or fruit stone; "black walnut kernels are difficult to get out of the shell"

7 letter answer(s) to gist

ESSENCE
  1. the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience; "the gist of the prosecutor's argument"; "the heart and soul of the Republican Party"; "the nub of the story"
  2. the central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work
  3. any substance possessing to a high degree the predominant properties of a plant or drug or other natural product from which it is extracted
  4. a toiletry that emits and diffuses a fragrant odor

6 letter answer(s) to gist

KERNEL
  1. the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience; "the gist of the prosecutor's argument"; "the heart and soul of the Republican Party"; "the nub of the story"
  2. a single whole grain of a cereal; "a kernel of corn"
  3. the inner and usually edible part of a seed or grain or nut or fruit stone; "black walnut kernels are difficult to get out of the shell"
  4. Core of computers operating system, residing in memory and responsible for resource allocations, file management and security
  5. Corn
UPSHOT
  1. a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon;

8 letter answer(s) to gist

MAINIDEA

3 letter answer(s) to gist

NUB
  1. the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience; "the gist of the prosecutor's argument"; "the heart and soul of the Republican Party"; "the nub of the story"
  2. a small piece; "a nub of coal"; "a stub of a pencil"
  3. a small lump or protuberance

5 letter answer(s) to gist

POINT
  1. a wall socket
  2. 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"
  3. the unit of counting in scoring a game or contest; "he scored 20 points in the first half"; "a touchdown counts 6 points"
  4. the gun muzzle's direction; "he held me up at the point of a gun"
  5. 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"
  6. a linear unit used to measure the size of type; approximately 1/72 inch
  7. an outstanding characteristic; "his acting was one of the high points of the movie"
  8. indicate the presence of (game) by standing and pointing with the muzzle; "the dog pointed the dead duck"
  9. a style in speech or writing that arrests attention and has a penetrating or c

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