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05/25/17 03:13 AM
Bottle or can — bring whichever you like. (7)...
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05/24/17 06:42 PM
GESELLSCHAFT PRONUNCIATION: (guh-ZEL-shaft) MEANING: noun: Social relations based on impersonal ties, such as obligations to an institution or society. ETYMOLOGY: From German Gesellschaft (society, company, party), from Geselle (companion) + -schaft (-ship). Earliest docu...
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05/24/17 04:29 PM
Rushed, Mom dropped the milk bottle. (6)...
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05/24/17 02:41 AM
ANSCHAUUNG PRONUNCIATION: (AHN-shou-uhng) MEANING: noun: 1. Intuition. 2. Outlook, attitude, opinion, etc. ETYMOLOGY: From German Anschauung (view, contemplation, perception), from anschauen (to look at), from an- (at) + schauen (to look). Earliest documented use: 1820. A...
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05/24/17 02:26 AM
GEMUTLICH PRONUNCIATION: (guh-MOOT-lik, -MUT-likh) MEANING: adjective: Cozy; comfortable; pleasant; friendly. ETYMOLOGY: From German gemütlich (cozy, comfortable, etc.), from Gemüt (nature, mind, soul) + -lich (-ly). Earliest documented use: 1852. A related word is gemu...
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05/24/17 01:21 AM
Down the street they rushed. (5)...
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05/23/17 03:42 PM
Up and back down. (4)...
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05/23/17 12:54 PM
Turn it up. (3)...
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05/22/17 03:34 PM
Excellent AC start over: MY TURN...
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05/22/17 01:51 PM
How good (or bad?) was it? PLAYFUL P ---- > W AWFULLY...
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05/22/17 01:01 PM
Airlines are fiercely competitive, and try to attract customers with advertisements that stress the comfort and glamour of air travel. (20)...
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05/19/17 10:13 PM
ATROPHY PRONUNCIATION: (A-truh-fee) MEANING: noun: A wasting away or decline, due to disease, injury, lack of use, etc. verb tr., intr.: To wither or cause to waste away. ETYMOLOGY: From French atrophie, from Latin atrophia, from Greek atrophia, from a- (without) + trophe...
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05/19/17 04:06 PM
Arrival and Departure gates at airlines are replete with angry travelers confused by restrictions and requirements imposed by airlines.(19)...
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05/19/17 01:00 PM
The influence wielded by cooks Who star on TV and write books Makes diners ingest Not food that tastes best, But fare that is judged by its looks. DARTBOARD – DAZZLING...
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05/19/17 12:45 PM
Evacuation was a traumatic wartime experience for many British children, especially if the receiving family resented their arrival. (18)...
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05/18/17 03:34 PM
BODKIN PRONUNCIATION: (BOD-kin, -kuhn) MEANING: noun: 1. A small, pointed instrument for making holes in cloth, etc. 2. A blunt needle for drawing tape or cord through a loop or a hem. 3. A long, ornamental hairpin. 4. A dagger or stiletto. ETYMOLOGY: Of unknown origin. E...
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