The top academic student in a school, or in a year of school; the top student in a specified academic discipline.
A high-ranking commander in the Roman army, responsible for more than one legion.
The subject of a fugue, answered by the comes.
hacks, hacking, or something done by a hacker.
Game-deciding luck-based events in battles
To hock; to hamstring; to cripple; to disable.
The dried stem of certain large herbaceous plants.
A plant having such a stem; a weed, a kecksy.
A dry husk or covering.
definition motion pictures; movies.
A disease characterized by purulent skin eruptions that may leave pockmarks.
To infect with the pox, or syphilis.
The small container used to hold the consecrated bread of the Eucharist.
A box used in the British mint as a place of deposit for certain sample coins taken for a trial of the weight and fineness of metal before it is sent from the mint.
The box in which the compass is suspended; the binnacle.
To test (sample coins) for the weight and fineness of metal before they are sent from the mint.
To stretch; stretch out.
To reach out; reach or attain to.
To extend the hand to; hand or pass something.
To perform the act of reaching or stretching; stretch one's self; reach for or try to obtain something
To stretch after sleep.
text, text message
To text; to send a text message (to).
The color space of the tristimulus values X, Y, and Z.
A tool, similar to a hatchet, used to prepare slate for roofing.
The pin or spindle on which a wheel revolves, or which revolves with a wheel.
A transverse bar or shaft connecting the opposite wheels of a car or carriage; an axletree.
An axis; as, the Sun’s axle.
Box-like or box-shaped.
A measure (in degrees) of the amount of dissolved solids in a liquid via its specific gravity; used especially to measure dissolved sugar in fruit juice and wine.
The substance which remains after a metal or mineral has been thoroughly burnt, seen as being the essential substance left after the expulsion of phlogiston.
(Now recognised as being) the oxide left after calcination of a metal.
In the Eton College wall game, an area at the end of the field where a shy can be scored by lifting the ball against the wall with one's foot.
To fondle, kid, pet, tease.
To wheedle, persuade (a person, organisation, animal etc.) gradually or by use of flattery to do something.
To carefully manipulate into a particular desired state, situation or position.
A simpleton; a dupe.
The basal segment of a limb of various arthropods (insects and spiders, for example).
popular opinion or belief
A sweetheart; a prostitute or a mistress.
A defined opinion.
To draw out or extract.
of especially when meaning test or in compound terms.
The number six.
Odds of six to one.
A character in a work of fiction who is a stand-in for or knockoff of a character from an unrelated work
a short Dacian sword that resembles a sickle
A curved fold or process of the dura mater or the peritoneum, especially one of the partition-like folds of the dura mater which extend into the great fissures of the brain.
Fake or artificial
The act of flexing.
Any flexible insulated electrical wiring.
A point of inflection.
To bend something.
To repeatedly bend one of one's joints.
To move part of the body using one's muscles.
To tighten the muscles for display of size or strength.
The soft fur of some animals, especially the beaver.
The act of flowing; a continuous moving on or passing by, as of a flowing stream.
A state of ongoing change.
A chemical agent for cleaning metal prior to soldering or welding.
The rate of transfer of energy (or another physical quantity) through a given surface, specifically electric flux, magnetic flux.
A disease which causes diarrhea, especially dysentery.
Diarrhea or other fluid discharge from the body.
The state of being liquid through heat; fusion.
To use flux.
To flow as a liquid.
Flowing; unstable; inconstant; variable.
having the qualities of a fox
attractive, sexy (of a woman)
(of a person) red-haired.
(of wine) Having an animal-like odour
A multicellular aggregate of amoeba.
A kind of group used in horticultural nomenclature, applied to the progeny of an artificial cross from specified parents.
To deceive (someone) by making them believe something which has been maliciously or mischievously fabricated. (scam)
Anything deliberately intended to deceive or trick.
A type of wild mountain goat of the genus Capra, such as the species
An indigenous Maya people in El Quiché Department, Guatemala.
A Mayan language spoken in Guatemala.
A hex; an evil spell.
A person or thing supposed to bring bad luck.
To cast a spell on.
To bring bad luck to.
a Scottish surname
a male given name derived from the surname
A diminutive of the male name Max.
A diminutive of the female name Maxine.
A pert, flirtatious or impudent young woman.
A female puppy; a pet dog.
Tending to mix with others.
Dried leaves of an Asian species of mugwort, as used in moxibustion.
Any other plant used in moxibustion.
The distal end of the mandibles of a bird.
Following in a sequence.
Being closer to the present location than all other items.
Nearest following (of date, time, space or order).
Following in a hypothetical sequence of some kind.
The one immediately following the current or most recent one
Closest to seven days (one week) in the future.
In a time, place or sequence closest or following.
On the first subsequent occasion,
On the side of; next to.
The one that follows after this one.
spelling of (female water-elf)
The point in the human brain at which the fourth ventricle narrows to become the central canal of the spinal cord.
A banded variety of chalcedony, a cryptocrystalline form of quartz.
A jet-black color, named after the gemstone.
a monoaxial spicule which is pointed at both ends
A type of horse jump with two rails that may be set even or uneven.
The Amu Darya river.
A compound or radical bound to an oxygen by a single bond
An acid anhydride
A hill in Athens, the meeting-place of the democratic assembly in Ancient Greece.
suffering from pox
sickening; unsatisfactory; generally bad
A president, especially of a university.
A structured high-level programming language which was designed by IBM to be both easy to learn and easy to read.
A mixture of fat (usually butter) and flour used to thicken sauces and stews.
A diminutive of the female given names Roxana, Roxane, or Roxanne.
Having sexual appeal; suggestive of sex.
That can sexually attract or arouse.
interesting, attractive or appealing.
A city in Tunisia.
The river, in Hades, over which the souls of the dead are ferried by Charon.
The 5th moon of Pluto, discovered in 2012.
Sabine's gull (Xema sabini)
of A star in the constellation Crux the Southern Cross
A type of affix that is attached to the outside of a stem (an existing word), to form a new word. The adfix category branches into prefixes (ones which appear before the stem) and suffixes (ones which appear after the stem).
To mingle with something else; to mix.
A woman's headband (sometimes of metal), for binding the front hair in Ancient Greece.
An addition, an extension.
An addition or extension to a building.
An addition to the territory of a country or state, from a neighbouring country or state, normally by military force.
To add something to another thing; to incorporate.
To attach or connect, as a consequence, condition, etc.
To join; to be united.
A class of plant growth substance (often called phytohormones or plant hormones) which play an essential role in coordination of many growth and behavioral processes in the plant life cycle.
Of or pertaining to an axis; of the nature of, or resembling, an axis; around an axis.
Belonging to the axis of the body, or to the axis of any appendage or organ
In the same direction as the axis, parallel to the axis.
A flight feather that appears between the primaries and secondaries on some birds.
A plane parallel to the surface of a tooth.
Situated in the axis of anything; as an embryo which lies in the axis of a seed.
An assault carried out with an axe.
A type of smokeless gunpowder
Terminal branch of an axon
Having (a specified number or kind of) axles.
name transferred from the surname.
The divalent functional group of general formula R-N=NO-R'; such compounds are considered the oxides of azo compounds
To mix around or about; mingle.
An apocarotenoid that is the active ingredient of annatto.
Packed into a box or boxes.
In bridge and other card games if the cards in a pack are reversed face-up and face-down then the pack is said to be boxed.
A traditional Irish potato pancake.
An inflammatory disease of sheep.
Meat from sheep that have died from this disease, or that have died from accident or disease in general.
sick with braxy
A borough of New York City.
A cocktail containing gin, vermouth and orange juice.
Having a full, voluptuous figure, especially possessing large breasts.
Cheerful, lively, happy.
A cup-like structure in the mammalian kidney.
The outermost whorl of flower parts, comprising the sepals, when it is not the same in appearance as the next such whorl (the corolla).
The crown of a crinoid.
A town on the east coast of Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada.
A Salishan language historically spoken in Comox and the surrounding areas, including the Sunshine Coast.
sciatic (relating to the hip)
Relating to a coxite
Having a cox
To fix or fasten; to establish.
To remove another's sexual characteristics or functions, often physical sterilization.
Bending down; sloping.
To remove wax from a material or from a surface.
a city in Illinois, USA
a small home-rule class city in Kentucky, USA
A canelike grass of southern Europe ( used for fishing rods, etc.
Having decayed spots or streaks of a whitish colour.
A brand of condom; sometimes used as a generic term for a condom.
A brand of adhesive tape; sometimes used as the generic term for adhesive tape.
To enclose in a box.
A maritime county of England bordered by the North Sea, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire and Greater London, and separated from Kent by the Thames estuary.
A town in Connecticut
A village in Illinois
A city in Iowa
A city in Missouri
A town in New York
A town and county in Ontario, Canada
A town in Vermont
Precisely agreeing with a standard, a fact, or the truth; perfectly conforming; neither exceeding nor falling short in any respect.
Habitually careful to agree with a standard, a rule, or a promise; accurate; methodical; punctual.
Precisely or definitely conceived or stated; strict.
Such that the kernel of one homomorphism is the image of the preceding one.
To demand and enforce the payment or performance of, sometimes in a forcible or imperative way.
To make desirable or necessary.
To forcibly obtain or produce.
She's wearing the exact same sweater as I am!
To honor; to hold in high esteem.
To raise in rank, status etc., to elevate.
To pass beyond limits; to go to or towards an extreme.
To take an excursion.
A license or permit for absence from a college or a religious house (such as a monastery).
A permission which a bishop grants to a priest to go out of his diocese.
To cut off or out.
To put in vigorous action.
To make use of, to apply, especially of something non-material.
the outer layer of a pollen grain or spore; the exosporium
to be; have existence; have being or reality
departure; exodus, especially the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt
The final chorus; the catastrophe.
A comic afterpiece, either a farce or a travesty.
To eject or erupt.
To fire (a bullet, arrow etc.).
To remove from membership.
To praise; to make high.
to rejoice, be very happy
A district of the Bahamas consisting of over 365 islands and cays, including Great and Little Exuma.
A residential area beyond the suburbs
A brand of petroleum fuel.
A former petrochemical company, now part of ExxonMobil.
Having a head of hair; hairy.
Not changing, not able to be changed, staying the same.
Supplied with what one needs.
Of sound, recorded on a permanent medium.
Surgically rendered infertile (spayed, neutered or castrated).
Rigged; fraudulently prearranged.
Like flax; flaxen.
foreign exchange market
of; baffled; outwitted.
Of paper, having yellowish-brown stains.
Like, resembling, or characteristic of a fox; vulpine.
A group of six.
Cursed; afflicted with bad luck.
Any of many isomeric univalent hydrocarbon radicals, C6H13, formally derived from hexane by the loss of a hydrogen atom
a town in Arkansas, USA.
a city in Kansas, USA
Any of several small, paenungulate herbivorous mammals, of the order Hyracoidea, with a bulky frame and fang-like incisors; they are native to Africa and the Middle East.
To mix or blend
A variety of furnishing a strong coarse fiber.
The fiber itself; pita, or Tampico fiber.
An Ancient Greek drinking cup with a stem, two handles, and a broad, shallow body
In a lax manner; without rigor or strictness.
Any of a number of towns in the USA
A city in Egypt, located on the site of the ancient Thebes.
A diminutive of the male name Max.
A diminutive of the female name Maxine.
The pesticide and fire retardant perchloropentacyclodecane, which is a persistent, bioaccumulative, and toxic pollutant.
Having two or more separate aspects.
Not completely pure, tainted or adulterated.
Including both male(s) and female(s).
Stemming from two or more races or breeds
A compost heap; a dunghill.
mixer; food processor
An island in the center of the Cyclades
A town in Greece located on an homonymous island.
Relating to a nexus.
A contract in early Ancient Rome in which the debtor pledged his own person as collateral should he default on his loan (thus risking becoming a slave to the creditor).
A female nix, a water-spirit.
A piece of mail returned as undeliverable.
A low quality, low potency drug passed off as a powerful, pure drug.
Several daisy-like flowers in various genera, especially the oxeye daisy.
The corn camomile (
Any of a genus of composite plants ( with large yellow flowers.
A titmouse, especially the great titmouse (Parus major) or the blue titmouse (
A fish; the bogue, or box.
The gadfly of cattle.
Any of a class of organic compounds, of general formula RR'C=NOH, derived from the condensation of an aldehyde (R' = H) or ketone with hydroxylamine.
A placename given to several towns and a river in Australia.
The plant similar to cowslip but with larger, pale yellow flowers.
A tablet or register.
A list or scheme inscribed on a tablet.
A female nickname, also used as a formal given name.
Portable Operating System Interface, a set of IEEE standards designed to provide application portability between UNIX variants.
A college or university president.
Used as a proxy or acting as a proxy.
An agent or substitute authorized to act for another person.
The authority to act for another, especially when written.
The written appointment of a proctor in suits in the ecclesiastical courts.
A measurement of one physical quantity that is used as an indicator of the value of another
An interface for a service, especially for one that is remote, resource-intensive, or otherwise difficult to use directly.
To serve as a proxy for.
To function as a server for a client device, but pass on the requests to another server for service.
A proximity mine; a mine that explodes when something approaches within a certain distance.
form of (magical creature)
A hernia, varicocele, or any scrotal tumor.
To place in a box again; to pack back into a box.
Redone, restored, brought back, or revisited.
To fix again.
To calm down.
To make something loose.
To become loose.
To make something less severe or tense.
To become less severe or tense.
To make something (such as codes and regulations) more lenient.
To become more lenient.
To relieve (something) from stress.
To relieve from constipation; to loosen; to open.
the flight feather of a bird
A rearrangement of an older piece of music, possibly including various cosmetic changes.
A piece of music formed by combining existing pieces of music together, possibly including various other cosmetic changes
To mix again.
To create a remix
To rearrange or radically alter a particular piece of music
To tax again.
To wax again.
Relating to a person's biological sex.
A Cub Scout who leads a group of six.
A pair of sixes.
shortened form of six of one, half a dozen of the other
sexto (as a paper size in printing).
The sixth defensive position, with the sword hand held at chest height, and the tip of the sword at eye level.
The ordinal form of the number six.
The person or thing in the sixth position.
One of six equal parts of a whole.
The interval between one note and another, five notes higher in the scale, for example C to A, a major sixth, or C to A flat, a minor sixth. (Note that the interval covers six notes counting inclusively, for example C-D-E-F-G-A.)
Subject to taxation.
One who taxes.
One of two officers chosen yearly to regulate the assize of bread, and to see the true gauge of weights and measures is observed.
To remove from a box.
To retrieve (a value of a primitive type) from the object in which it is boxed.
To unfasten from a fixing
To remove a hex or curse from.
To separate the components of (a mixture).
To deprive of sexual attributes or characteristics.
To sterilize (deprive of the ability to procreate); to castrate.
To remove a tax from.
a varicose, i.e. swollen and knotted, vein
In a particular on the corresponding to a former position of the
annoyed, irritated or distressed
much debated, discussed or disputed
One who vexes; one who annoys
An extensive patch of subcutaneous extravasation of blood.
Of an object, coated or treated with wax in order to make it shiny or waterproof, or to protect it.
plural simple present form of
Made of wax; covered with wax.
Of or pertaining to wax.
Having the pale smooth characteristics of wax, waxlike, waxy.
Easily effaced, as if written in wax.
A device used to apply wax.
A person who applies wax.
Something that waxes (grows larger as opposed to waning).
A small, three-masted Mediterranean transport ship.
Relating to xenic acid
Containing an unidentified organism (especially a bacterium)
The univalent radical derived from diphenyl
Said of an environment or habitat that is extremely dry, lacking humidity and water.
Said of an organism adapted to live in a very dry habitat.
A non-Mayan indigenous people of Mesoamerica with communities in the southern portion of Guatemala, near its border with El Salvador, and in the mountainous region to the north.
Their language, generally considered a language isolate.
A major river in Brazil that flows north into the Amazon delta.
Cultural reservation in central Brazil, in the state of Mato Grosso.
Any of several indigenous tribes of Amerindian peoples who live in the Xingu reservation.
A polysaccharide, consisting of xylose residues, found in the cell walls of some algae and plants.
Pertaining to xylene.
Any of several univalent radicals, of formula (CH3)2C6H3- derived from the three isomers of xylene: ortho-, meta- and para- (di-methyl benzene).
Any of several North American plants, of the genus Xyris, resembling sedges
The appendages of an organ.
an upward rush of fluid
The rise in water level (above normal) on the upstream side of a bridge or obstruction caused when the effective flow area at the obstruction is less than the natural width of the stream immediately upstream of the obstruction.
Related to, or afflicted with alexia
A protective substance that exists in the serum or other bodily fluid and is capable of killing microorganisms; complement.
name, transferred from the male name and used since the 1940s.
A condition in which a tissue or environment is severely or totally deprived of oxygen, severe hypoxia.
Suffering from a reduced supply of oxygen.
Lack of coordination while performing voluntary movements, which may appear to be clumsiness, inaccuracy, or instability.
The condition of a polymer in which the orientation of the subunits is random
Pertaining to ataxia.
A man who wields an axe.
A musician who plays a guitar or saxophone.
Containing only a single species of microorganism. For example, an "axenic culture" is a pure grown sample of the organism in question.
Isolated from organisms of any other species.
of Mistakenly used for the plural of
Resembling an ax.
Of or pertaining to an axon.
Relating to axons.
axle or axletree.
Fat; grease; especially the fat of pigs or geese; usually (Pharm.), lard prepared for medical use.
a city in Georgia, USA
a suburban area in south-east London, England.
a London Borough within Greater London.
A city in Mississippi, USA.
An extinct language of the Biloxi Native Americans.
A village in southeastern Texas.
A town in Virginia.
To botch or bungle.
The great skua, Stercorarius skua.
as much as a box will hold
A casino employee who supervises the craps table.
The upper portion of a product's box, used as a proof of purchase when claiming an associated offer.
The ether radical derived from butanol
An alkaloid obtained from the Buxus sempervirens, or identical with bebeerine.
A junction of four roads.
The main intersection in a town.
name="OED"/> An enlargement of the stem, branch or root of a woody plant, usually serving to store water.
Any book printed by the first English printer.
Any member of the Cixiidae.
A person who coaxes
The final (bottommost) fused vertebrae at the base of the spine, the tailbone.
a hamlet in Saskatchewan, Canada, named after Colfax, Iowa.
a city in California, USA
a village in Illinois, USA.
a small town in Indiana, USA.
a city in Iowa, USA.
a town in Louisiana, USA, and parish seat of
an unincorporated community in North Carolina, USA.
a small city in North Dakota, USA.
a small unincorporated community in Texas, USA.
a town in Washington, USA
a town and village in Wisconsin, USA.
To mix separate things together, or to become mixed; to amalgamate.
An affix consisting of a prefix and suffix affixed simultaneously to the root
An affix which is not divided, and which does not divide a root: thus, a prefix, suffix, or interfix
To make firm; to fix in a particular place or state
curved or bowed outward like the outside of a bowl or sphere or circle
arranged such that for any two points in the set, a straight line between the two points is contained within the set.
having no internal angles greater than 180 degrees.
having an epigraph which is a convex set.
Any convex body or surface.
A lascivious dance featuring in Ancient Greek comedy.
A pustular, eruptive skin disease of cattle caused by an with lesions occurring principally on the udder and teats. Human infection may occur from touching cows, and gives immunity to smallpox.
Either of a pair of lamellate structures on the underside of each abdominal segment in silverfish
Having the arms curved or curled at the base so as to turn towards the archer when unstrung, reducing the strain on the limbs and also the energy stored by the weapon.
any of a broad range of toxic or carcinogenic halogenated polycyclic compounds that occur as byproducts of herbicides
the parent compound, dibenzo-p-dioxin, in which two benzene rings are connected vio two oxygen atoms; oxanthrene
the unsaturated six-membered heterocycle having four carbon atoms, two oxygen atoms and two double bonds
Involving the transmission of two messages in the same direction at the same time.
The process of flowing out.
That which has flowed out.
To run out.
To flow forth.
To pass away.
The univalent radical CH3CH2O- derived from ethanol
Describing any compound derived from this radical
Good or established order or arrangement.
A bet in which the bettor must correctly pick the two runners who finish first and second, in the correct order.
In the Byzantine Empire, a governor of a distant province.
In the Eastern Christian Churches, the deputy of a patriarch, or a bishop who holds authority over other bishops without being a patriarch.
In these same churches, a bishop appointed over a group of the faithful not yet large enough or organized enough to constitute an eparchy or diocese.
To exchange; used with reference to transfers of land.
To be larger, greater than (something).
To be better than (something).
To go beyond (some limit); to surpass, outstrip or transcend.
To go too far; to be excessive.
To exclude; to specify as being an exception.
To take exception, to object (to or against).
With the exception of; but.
With the exception (that); used to introduce a clause, phrase or adverb forming an exception or qualification to something previously stated.
Unless; used to introduce a hypothetical case in which an exception may exist.
excrete; give off
To pick out.
The state of surpassing or going beyond limits; the being of a measure beyond sufficiency, necessity, or duty; that which exceeds what is usual or proper; immoderateness; superfluity; superabundance; extravagance
The degree or amount by which one thing or number exceeds another; remainder.
An undue indulgence of the appetite; transgression of proper moderation in natural gratifications; intemperance; dissipation.
Spherical excess, the amount by which the sum of the three angles of a spherical triangle exceeds two right angles. The spherical excess is proportional to the area of the triangle.
A condition on an insurance policy by which the insured pays for a part of the claim.
More than is normal, necessary or specified.
To declare (an employee) surplus to requirements, such that he or she might not be given work.
To cut off.
To extract a material by boiling
To shake off.
To examine (a document).
To seize and detain by law.
To proceed against a principal debtor where there are either joint debtors or debtors and sureties.
A semicircular recess, with stone benches, used as a place for discussion.
A curved bench with a high back.
Free from a duty or obligation.
Not entitled to overtime pay when working overtime.
Cut off; set apart.
One who has been released from something.
A type of French police officer.
One of four officers of the Yeomen of the Royal Guard, having the rank of corporal; an exon.
To grant (someone) freedom or immunity
A city in Devon, south west England.
A city in California, United States.
A village in Illinois, United States.
A town in Maine, United States.
A city in Missouri, United States.
A village in Nebraska, United States.
A town in New Hampshire, United States.
A village in New South Wales, Australia.
A town in New York, United States.
A borough in Pennsylvania, United States.
A town in Rhode Island, United States.
A town in Tasmania, Australia.
A town in Wisconsin, United States.
A stage direction for more than one actor to leave the stage.
An act of one or more actors leaving the stage.
They leave the stage (a stage direction to two or more actors, the plural counterpart of exit).