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2021-02-23

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FIXED ALLOWANCE
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
QUOTA
Pronunciation : QUOTA

noun : QUOTA

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a prescribed number; "all the salesmen met their quota for the month" ;

  • 2. (

    ) a proportional share assigned to each participant ;

  • 3. (

    ) a limitation on imports; "the quota for Japanese imports was negotiated" ;


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UNWELL
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
ILL
Pronunciation : ILL

noun : ILL

Source:WordNet 3.1

Adjective : ILL

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function; "ill from the monotony of his suffering" ;

  • 2. (

    ) resulting in suffering or adversity; "ill effects"; "it's an ill wind that blows no good" ;

  • 3. (

    ) distressing; "ill manners"; "of ill repute" ;

  • 4. (

    ) indicating hostility or enmity; "you certainly did me an ill turn"; "ill feelings"; "ill will" ;

  • 5. (

    ) presaging ill fortune; "ill omens"; "ill predictions"; "my words with inauspicious thunderings shook heaven"- P.B.Shelley; "a dead and ominous silence prevailed"; "a by-election at a time highly unpropitious for the Government" ;

Adverb : ILL

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) (`ill' is often used as a combining form) in a poor or improper or unsatisfactory manner; not well; "he was ill prepared"; "it ill befits a man to betray old friends"; "the car runs badly"; "he performed badly on the exam"; "the team played poorly"; "ill-fitting clothes"; "an ill-conceived plan" ;

  • 2. (

    ) unfavorably or with disapproval; "tried not to speak ill of the dead"; "thought badly of him for his lack of concern" ;

  • 3. (

    ) with difficulty or inconvenience; scarcely or hardly; "we can ill afford to buy a new car just now" ;


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ILL may refer to: I Love Lucy, a landmark American television sitcom Illorsuit Heliport (location identifier: ILL), a heliport in Illorsuit, Greenland Institut Laue–Langevin, an internationally financed scientific facility Interlibrary loan, a service whereby a user of one library can borrow books or receive photocopies of documents that are owned by another library Willmar Municipal Airport (IATA code: ILL), a city-owned public use airport
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ARMY CHAPLAIN
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
PADRE
Pronunciation : PADRE

noun : PADRE

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) `Father' is a term of address for priests in some churches (especially the Roman Catholic Church or the Orthodox Catholic Church); `Padre' is frequently used in the military ;


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The Partnership for Acid Drainage Remediation (PADRE) is a European-based scientific-technical association dedicated to acid mine water related topics.
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LOWEST DECK
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
ORLOP
Pronunciation : ORLOP

noun : ORLOP

Source:WordNet 3.1


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LARGE SPIDER
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
TARANTULA
Pronunciation : TARANTULA

noun : TARANTULA

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) large hairy tropical spider with fangs that can inflict painful but not highly venomous bites ;


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GET BETTER
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
IMPROVE
Pronunciation : IMPROVE

verb : IMPROVE

Source:WordNet 3.1


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MANAGING
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
RUNNING
Pronunciation : RUNNING

noun : RUNNING

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) (American football) a play in which a player attempts to carry the ball through or past the opposing team; "the defensive line braced to stop the run"; "the coach put great emphasis on running" ;

  • 2. (

    ) the act of running; traveling on foot at a fast pace; "he broke into a run"; "his daily run keeps him fit" ;

  • 3. (

    ) the state of being in operation; "a running engine" ;

  • 4. (

    ) the act of administering or being in charge of something; "he has responsibility for the running of two companies at the same time" ;

  • 5. (

    ) the act of participating in an athletic competition involving running on a track ;

verb : RUNNING

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) move fast by using one's feet, with one foot off the ground at any given time; "Don't run;

  • 3. (

    ) stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point; "Service runs all the way to Cranbury"; "His knowledge doesn't go very far"; "My memory extends back to my fourth year of life"; "The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets" ;

  • 4. (

    ) direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.; "She is running a relief operation in the Sudan" ;

  • 5. (

    ) have a particular form; "the story or argument runs as follows"; "as the saying goes..." ;

  • 7. (

    ) perform as expected when applied; "The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in"; "Does this old car still run well?"; "This old radio doesn't work anymore" ;

  • 8. (

    ) change or be different within limits; "Estimates for the losses in the earthquake range as high as $2 billion"; "Interest rates run from 5 to 10 percent"; "The instruments ranged from tuba to cymbals"; "My students range from very bright to dull" ;

  • 9. (

    ) run, stand, or compete for an office or a position; "Who's running for treasurer this year?" ;

  • 10. (

    ) cause to emit recorded audio or video; "They ran the tapes over and over again"; "I'll play you my favorite record"; "He never tires of playing that video" ;

  • 11. (

    ) move about freely and without restraint, or act as if running around in an uncontrolled way; "who are these people running around in the building?"; "She runs around telling everyone of her troubles"; "let the dogs run free" ;

  • 12. (

    ) have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined; "She tends to be nervous before her lectures"; "These dresses run small"; "He inclined to corpulence" ;

  • 13. (

    ) be operating, running or functioning; "The car is still running;

  • 14. (

    ) change from one state to another; "run amok"; "run rogue"; "run riot" ;

  • 15. (

    ) cause to perform; "run a subject"; "run a process" ;

  • 16. (

    ) be affected by; be subjected to; "run a temperature"; "run a risk" ;

  • 18. (

    ) occur persistently; "Musical talent runs in the family" ;

  • 19. (

    ) carry out a process or program, as on a computer or a machine; "Run the dishwasher"; "run a new program on the Mac"; "the computer executed the instruction" ;

  • 20. (

    ) include as the content; broadcast or publicize; "We ran the ad three times"; "This paper carries a restaurant review"; "All major networks carried the press conference" ;

  • 21. (

    ) carry out; "run an errand" ;

  • 22. (

    ) pass over, across, or through; "He ran his eyes over her body"; "She ran her fingers along the carved figurine"; "He drew her hair through his fingers" ;

  • 23. (

    ) cause something to pass or lead somewhere; "Run the wire behind the cabinet" ;

  • 24. (

    ) make without a miss ;

  • 26. (

    ) cause an animal to move fast; "run the dogs" ;

  • 27. (

    ) be diffused; "These dyes and colors are guaranteed not to run" ;

  • 28. (

    ) sail before the wind ;

  • 29. (

    ) cover by running; run a certain distance; "She ran 10 miles that day" ;

  • 30. (

    ) extend or continue for a certain period of time; "The film runs 5 hours" ;

  • 31. (

    ) set animals loose to graze ;

  • 32. (

    ) keep company; "the heifers run with the bulls to produce offspring" ;

  • 33. (

    ) run with the ball; in such sports as football ;

  • 34. (

    ) travel rapidly, by any (unspecified) means; "Run to the store!"; "She always runs to Italy, because she has a lover there" ;

  • 35. (

    ) travel a route regularly; "Ships ply the waters near the coast" ;

  • 36. (

    ) pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals); "Goering often hunted wild boars in Poland"; "The dogs are running deer"; "The Duke hunted in these woods" ;

  • 37. (

    ) compete in a race; "he is running the Marathon this year"; "let's race and see who gets there first" ;

  • 38. (

    ) progress by being changed; "The speech has to go through several more drafts"; "run through your presentation before the meeting" ;

  • 39. (

    ) reduce or cause to be reduced from a solid to a liquid state, usually by heating; "melt butter"; "melt down gold"; "The wax melted in the sun" ;

  • 40. (

    ) come unraveled or undone as if by snagging; "Her nylons were running" ;

Adjective : RUNNING

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) (of fluids) moving or issuing in a stream; "as mountain stream with freely running water"; "hovels without running water" ;

  • 2. (

    ) continually repeated over a period of time; "a running joke among us" ;

  • 3. (

    ) of advancing the ball by running; "the team's running plays worked better than its pass plays" ;

  • 4. (

    ) executed or initiated by running; "running plays worked better than pass plays"; "took a running jump"; "a running start" ;


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MALE CHILD
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
SON
Pronunciation : SON

noun : SON

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a male human offspring; "their son became a famous judge"; "his boy is taller than he is" ;

  • 2. (

    ) the divine word of God; the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus) ;


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A son is a male offspring in relation to a parent. Son or SON may also refer to:
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GAP
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
SPACE
Pronunciation : SPACE

noun : SPACE

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) the unlimited expanse in which everything is located; "they tested his ability to locate objects in space"; "the boundless regions of the infinite" ;

  • 2. (

    ) an empty area (usually bounded in some way between things); "the architect left space in front of the building"; "they stopped at an open space in the jungle"; "the space between his teeth" ;

  • 3. (

    ) an area reserved for some particular purpose; "the laboratory's floor space" ;

  • 4. (

    ) any location outside the Earth's atmosphere; "the astronauts walked in outer space without a tether"; "the first major milestone in space exploration was in 1957, when the USSR's Sputnik 1 orbited the Earth" ;

  • 5. (

    ) a blank character used to separate successive words in writing or printing; "he said the space is the most important character in the alphabet" ;

  • 6. (

    ) the interval between two times; "the distance from birth to death"; "it all happened in the space of 10 minutes" ;

  • 8. (

    ) one of the areas between or below or above the lines of a musical staff; "the spaces are the notes F-A-C-E" ;

  • 9. (

    ) (printing) a block of type without a raised letter; used for spacing between words or sentences ;

verb : SPACE

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) place at intervals; "Space the interviews so that you have some time between the different candidates" ;


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Space is the boundless three-dimensional extent in which objects and events have relative position and direction. Space, SPACE, spacing, or The Space may also refer to:
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STRUGGLE
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
FIGHT
Pronunciation : FIGHT

noun : FIGHT

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war; "Grant won a decisive victory in the battle of Chickamauga"; "he lost his romantic ideas about war when he got into a real engagement" ;

  • 2. (

    ) the act of fighting; any contest or struggle; "a fight broke out at the hockey game"; "there was fighting in the streets"; "the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap" ;

  • 4. (

    ) an intense verbal dispute; "a violent fight over the bill is expected in the Senate" ;

  • 5. (

    ) a boxing or wrestling match; "the fight was on television last night" ;

verb : FIGHT

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight; "the tribesmen fought each other"; "Siblings are always fighting"; "Militant groups are contending for control of the country" ;

  • 3. (

    ) make a strenuous or labored effort; "She struggled for years to survive without welfare"; "He fought for breath" ;

  • 4. (

    ) exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for; "The liberal party pushed for reforms"; "She is crusading for women's rights"; "The Dean is pushing for his favorite candidate" ;


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CAPITAL OF CROATIA
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
ZAGREB
Pronunciation : ZAGREB

noun : ZAGREB

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) the capital of Croatia ;


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ENQUIRING
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
ASKING
Pronunciation : ASKING

noun : ASKING

Source:WordNet 3.1

verb : ASKING

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) make a request or demand for something to somebody; "She asked him for a loan" ;

  • 2. (

    ) direct or put; seek an answer to; "ask a question" ;

  • 3. (

    ) consider obligatory; request and expect; "We require our secretary to be on time"; "Aren't we asking too much of these children?"; "I expect my students to arrive in time for their lessons" ;

  • 4. (

    ) address a question to and expect an answer from; "Ask your teacher about trigonometry"; "The children asked me about their dead grandmother"; "I inquired about their special today"; "He had to ask directions several times" ;

  • 7. (

    ) require or ask for as a price or condition; "He is asking $200 for the table"; "The kidnappers are asking a million dollars in return for the release of their hostage" ;


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WOOLLEN BED COVER
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
BLANKET
Pronunciation : BLANKET

noun : BLANKET

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) bedding that keeps a person warm in bed; "he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep" ;

  • 3. (

    ) a layer of lead surrounding the highly reactive core of a nuclear reactor ;

verb : BLANKET

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) cover as if with a blanket; "snow blanketed the fields" ;

  • 2. (

    ) form a blanket-like cover (over) ;

Adjective : BLANKET

Source:WordNet 3.1


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LOOSE-FITTING JACKET
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
BLOUSON
Pronunciation : BLOUSON


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Muhammad —, boxer
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
ALI
Pronunciation : ALI

noun : ALI

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) the fourth caliph of Islam who is considered to be the first caliph by Shiites; he was a cousin and son-in-law of Muhammad; after his assassination Islam was divided into Shiite and Sunnite sects ;


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ALI may refer to: Acer Laboratories Incorporated, IC manufacturer Acute limb ischemia, caused by sudden blood flow loss Acute lung injury Albion (Amtrak station), Michigan, USA, Amtrak station code Alice International Airport, Texas, from its IATA airport code American Law Institute Annual limit on intake of radiation Automatic Location Information, a database to locate emergency service caller
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As one unit
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
EN BLOC
Pronunciation : EN BLOC

Adverb : EN BLOC

Source:WordNet 3.1


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Arturo —, famous conductor
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
TOSCANINI
Pronunciation : TOSCANINI

noun : TOSCANINI

Source:WordNet 3.1


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Building report
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
SURVEY
Pronunciation : SURVEY

noun : SURVEY

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 3. (

    ) the act of looking or seeing or observing; "he tried to get a better view of it"; "his survey of the battlefield was limited" ;

verb : SURVEY

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) consider in a comprehensive way; "He appraised the situation carefully before acting" ;

  • 2. (

    ) look over carefully or inspect; "He surveyed his new classmates" ;

  • 3. (

    ) keep under surveillance; "The police had been following him for weeks but they could not prove his involvement in the bombing" ;

  • 5. (

    ) make a survey of; for statistical purposes ;


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Eg, irrigate
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
WATER
Pronunciation : WATER

noun : WATER

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent ;

  • 2. (

    ) the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean); "they invaded our territorial waters"; "they were sitting by the water's edge" ;

  • 3. (

    ) once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles) ;

  • 4. (

    ) a facility that provides a source of water; "the town debated the purification of the water supply"; "first you have to cut off the water" ;

  • 6. (

    ) a liquid necessary for the life of most animals and plants; "he asked for a drink of water" ;

verb : WATER

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) supply with water, as with channels or ditches or streams; "Water the fields" ;

  • 2. (

    ) provide with water; "We watered the buffalo" ;

  • 3. (

    ) secrete or form water, as tears or saliva; "My mouth watered at the prospect of a good dinner"; "His eyes watered" ;

  • 4. (

    ) fill with tears; "His eyes were watering" ;


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Form of fortune-telling
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
ASTROLOGY
Pronunciation : ASTROLOGY

noun : ASTROLOGY

Source:WordNet 3.1


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Former antimalarial drug
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
QUININE
Pronunciation : QUININE

noun : QUININE

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a bitter alkaloid extracted from chinchona bark; used in malaria therapy ;


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Frank —, singer
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
SINATRA
Pronunciation : SINATRA

noun : SINATRA

Source:WordNet 3.1


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Organised schemes
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
SYSTEMS
Pronunciation : SYSTEMS

noun : SYSTEMS

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity; "he bought a new stereo system"; "the system consists of a motor and a small computer" ;

  • 2. (

    ) a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole; "a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going" ;

  • 3. (

    ) (physical chemistry) a sample of matter in which substances in different phases are in equilibrium; "in a static system oil cannot be replaced by water on a surface"; "a system generating hydrogen peroxide" ;

  • 4. (

    ) a complex of methods or rules governing behavior; "they have to operate under a system they oppose"; "that language has a complex system for indicating gender" ;

  • 5. (

    ) an organized structure for arranging or classifying; "he changed the arrangement of the topics"; "the facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original"; "he tried to understand their system of classification" ;

  • 6. (

    ) a group of physiologically or anatomically related organs or parts; "the body has a system of organs for digestion" ;

  • 7. (

    ) a procedure or process for obtaining an objective; "they had to devise a system that did not depend on cooperation" ;

  • 8. (

    ) the living body considered as made up of interdependent components forming a unified whole; "exercise helped him get the alcohol out of his system" ;

  • 9. (

    ) an ordered manner; orderliness by virtue of being methodical and well organized; "his compulsive organization was not an endearing quality"; "we can't do it unless we establish some system around here" ;


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Person bringing legal case
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
PLAINTIFF
Pronunciation : PLAINTIFF

noun : PLAINTIFF

Source:WordNet 3.1


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