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2021-03-06

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LITERARY GENRE
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
sci-fi
Pronunciation : sci-fi


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Science fiction (sometimes shortened to sci-fi or SF) is a genre of speculative fiction that typically deals with imaginative and futuristic concepts such as advanced science and technology, space exploration, time travel, parallel universes, and extraterrestrial life. It has been called the "literature of ideas", and often explores the potential consequences of scientific, social, and technological innovations.Science fiction, whose roots go back to ancient times, is related to fantasy, horror, and superhero fiction, and contains many subgenres. However its exact definition has long been disputed among authors, critics, scholars, and readers. Science fiction literature, film, television, and other media have become popular and influential over much of the world. Besides providing entertainment, it can also criticize present-day society, and is often said to inspire a "sense of wonder".
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MARKED INFLUENCE
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
IMPACT
Pronunciation : IMPACT

noun : IMPACT

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) the striking of one body against another ;

  • 2. (

    ) a forceful consequence; a strong effect; "the book had an important impact on my thinking"; "the book packs a wallop" ;

  • 4. (

    ) the violent interaction of individuals or groups entering into combat; "the armies met in the shock of battle" ;

verb : IMPACT

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) press or wedge together; pack together ;


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Impact may refer to: Impact (mechanics), a high force or shock (mechanics) over a short time period Impact, Texas, a town in Taylor County, Texas, US
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DEPART
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
LEAVE
Pronunciation : LEAVE

noun : LEAVE

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) the period of time during which you are absent from work or duty; "a ten day's leave to visit his mother" ;

  • 2. (

    ) permission to do something; "she was granted leave to speak" ;

verb : LEAVE

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) go away from a place; "At what time does your train leave?"; "She didn't leave until midnight"; "The ship leaves at midnight" ;

  • 2. (

    ) go and leave behind, either intentionally or by neglect or forgetfulness; "She left a mess when she moved out"; "His good luck finally left him"; "her husband left her after 20 years of marriage"; "she wept thinking she had been left behind" ;

  • 3. (

    ) act or be so as to become in a specified state; "The inflation left them penniless"; "The president's remarks left us speechless" ;

  • 6. (

    ) make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain; "This leaves no room for improvement"; "The evidence allows only one conclusion"; "allow for mistakes"; "leave lots of time for the trip"; "This procedure provides for lots of leeway" ;

  • 7. (

    ) produce as a result or residue; "The water left a mark on the silk dress"; "Her blood left a stain on the napkin" ;

  • 8. (

    ) remove oneself from an association with or participation in; "She wants to leave"; "The teenager left home"; "She left her position with the Red Cross"; "He left the Senate after two terms"; "after 20 years with the same company, she pulled up stakes" ;

  • 9. (

    ) put into the care or protection of someone; "He left the decision to his deputy"; "leave your child in the nurse's care" ;

  • 10. (

    ) leave or give by will after one's death; "My aunt bequeathed me all her jewelry"; "My grandfather left me his entire estate" ;

  • 11. (

    ) have left or have as a remainder; "That left the four of us"; "19 minus 8 leaves 11" ;

  • 12. (

    ) be survived by after one's death; "He left six children"; "At her death, she left behind her husband and 11 cats" ;

  • 13. (

    ) transmit (knowledge or skills); "give a secret to the Russians"; "leave your name and address here"; "impart a new skill to the students" ;

  • 14. (

    ) leave behind unintentionally; "I forgot my umbrella in the restaurant"; "I left my keys inside the car and locked the doors" ;


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RESPONSE TO STIMULUS
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
REACTION
Pronunciation : REACTION

noun : REACTION

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) (chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others; "there was a chemical reaction of the lime with the ground water" ;

  • 2. (

    ) an idea evoked by some experience; "his reaction to the news was to start planning what to do" ;

  • 3. (

    ) a bodily process occurring due to the effect of some antecedent stimulus or agent; "a bad reaction to the medicine"; "his responses have slowed with age" ;

  • 4. (

    ) (mechanics) the equal and opposite force that is produced when any force is applied to a body; "every action has an equal and opposite reaction" ;

  • 5. (

    ) a response that reveals a person's feelings or attitude; "he was pleased by the audience's reaction to his performance"; "John feared his mother's reaction when she saw the broken lamp" ;

  • 6. (

    ) extreme conservatism in political or social matters; "the forces of reaction carried the election" ;

  • 7. (

    ) doing something in opposition to another way of doing it that you don't like; "his style of painting was a reaction against cubism" ;


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LONG SEAT
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
BENCH
Pronunciation : BENCH

noun : BENCH

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a long seat for more than one person ;

  • 2. (

    ) a level shelf of land interrupting a declivity (with steep slopes above and below) ;

  • 5. (

    ) the magistrate or judge or judges sitting in court in judicial capacity to compose the court collectively ;

  • 6. (

    ) the reserve players on a team; "our team has a strong bench" ;

  • 7. (

    ) (law) the seat for judges in a courtroom ;

verb : BENCH

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) take out of a game; of players ;

  • 2. (

    ) exhibit on a bench; "bench the poodles at the dog show" ;


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HAWAIIAN GUITAR
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
UKULELE
Pronunciation : UKULELE

noun : UKULELE

Source:WordNet 3.1


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KINGDOM
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
REALM
Pronunciation : REALM

noun : REALM

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a domain in which something is dominant; "the untroubled kingdom of reason"; "a land of make-believe"; "the rise of the realm of cotton in the south" ;

  • 3. (

    ) a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about; "it was a limited realm of discourse"; "here we enter the region of opinion"; "the realm of the occult" ;


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BUCKWHEAT PANCAKES
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
BLINI
Pronunciation : BLINI

noun : BLINI

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) Russian pancake of buckwheat flour and yeast; usually served with caviar and sour cream ;


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UNDOES
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
OPENS
Pronunciation : OPENS

noun : OPENS

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a clear or unobstructed space or expanse of land or water; "finally broke out of the forest into the open" ;

  • 3. (

    ) a tournament in which both professionals and amateurs may play ;

  • 4. (

    ) information that has become public; "all the reports were out in the open"; "the facts had been brought to the surface" ;

verb : OPENS

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) cause to open or to become open; "Mary opened the car door" ;

  • 2. (

    ) start to operate or function or cause to start operating or functioning; "open a business" ;

  • 4. (

    ) begin or set in action, of meetings, speeches, recitals, etc.; "He opened the meeting with a long speech" ;

  • 8. (

    ) have an opening or passage or outlet; "The bedrooms open into the hall" ;

  • 9. (

    ) make the opening move; "Kasparov opened with a standard opening" ;

  • 11. (

    ) display the contents of a file or start an application as on a computer ;

Adjective : OPENS

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) affording unobstructed entrance and exit; not shut or closed; "an open door"; "they left the door open" ;

  • 2. (

    ) affording free passage or access; "open drains"; "the road is open to traffic"; "open ranks" ;

  • 3. (

    ) with no protection or shield; "the exposed northeast frontier"; "open to the weather"; "an open wound" ;

  • 4. (

    ) open to or in view of all; "an open protest"; "an open letter to the editor" ;

  • 5. (

    ) used of mouth or eyes; "keep your eyes open"; "his mouth slightly opened" ;

  • 6. (

    ) not having been filled; "the job is still open" ;

  • 7. (

    ) accessible to all; "open season"; "an open economy" ;

  • 9. (

    ) (of textures) full of small openings or gaps; "an open texture"; "a loose weave" ;

  • 10. (

    ) having no protecting cover or enclosure; "an open boat"; "an open fire"; "open sports cars" ;

  • 11. (

    ) (set theory) of an interval that contains neither of its endpoints ;

  • 13. (

    ) not sealed or having been unsealed; "the letter was already open"; "the opened package lay on the table" ;

  • 14. (

    ) without undue constriction as from e.g. tenseness or inhibition; "the clarity and resonance of an open tone"; "her natural and open response" ;

  • 15. (

    ) ready or willing to receive favorably; "receptive to the proposals" ;

  • 16. (

    ) open and observable; not secret or hidden; "an overt lie"; "overt hostility"; "overt intelligence gathering"; "open ballots" ;

  • 17. (

    ) not requiring union membership; "an open shop employs nonunion workers" ;

  • 18. (

    ) possibly accepting or permitting; "a passage capable of misinterpretation"; "open to interpretation"; "an issue open to question"; "the time is fixed by the director and players and therefore subject to much variation" ;

  • 19. (

    ) affording free passage or view; "a clear view"; "a clear path to victory"; "open waters"; "the open countryside" ;

  • 20. (

    ) openly straightforward and direct without reserve or secretiveness; "his candid eyes"; "an open and trusting nature"; "a heart-to-heart talk" ;

  • 21. (

    ) ready for business; "the stores are open" ;


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ME PERSONALLY
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
MYSELF
Pronunciation : MYSELF


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PLENTIFUL, ABUNDANT
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
PROFUSE
Pronunciation : PROFUSE

Adjective : PROFUSE

Source:WordNet 3.1


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Aviation centre
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
AIRPORT
Pronunciation : AIRPORT

noun : AIRPORT

Source:WordNet 3.1


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Abnormally sensitive to certain substances
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
ALLERGIC
Pronunciation : ALLERGIC

Adjective : ALLERGIC

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) characterized by or caused by allergy; "an allergic reaction" ;


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Eg, M, D, C, X, V or I
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
ROMAN NUMERAL
Pronunciation : ROMAN NUMERAL

noun : ROMAN NUMERAL

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a symbol in the old Roman notation; I,V,X,L,C,D,M represent 1,5,10,50,100,500,1000 respectively in Arabic notation ;


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Exert pressure on
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
PRESS
Pronunciation : PRESS

noun : PRESS

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) the print media responsible for gathering and publishing news in the form of newspapers or magazines ;

  • 5. (

    ) a tall piece of furniture that provides storage space for clothes; has a door and rails or hooks for hanging clothes ;

  • 6. (

    ) clamp to prevent wooden rackets from warping when not in use ;

  • 7. (

    ) any machine that exerts pressure to form or shape or cut materials or extract liquids or compress solids ;

  • 8. (

    ) a weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then smoothly lifted overhead ;

  • 9. (

    ) the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure; "he gave the button a press"; "he used pressure to stop the bleeding"; "at the pressing of a button" ;

verb : PRESS

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) exert pressure or force to or upon; "He pressed down on the boards"; "press your thumb on this spot" ;

  • 3. (

    ) to be oppressive or burdensome; "weigh heavily on the mind"; "Something pressed on his mind" ;

  • 4. (

    ) place between two surfaces and apply weight or pressure; "pressed flowers" ;

  • 6. (

    ) crowd closely; "The crowds pressed along the street" ;

  • 7. (

    ) create by pressing; "Press little holes into the soft clay" ;

  • 8. (

    ) be urgent; "This is a pressing problem" ;

  • 9. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 11. (

    ) make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby; "`Now push hard,' said the doctor to the woman" ;


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Greatly elevated
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
HIGH
Pronunciation : HIGH

noun : HIGH

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a lofty level or position or degree; "summer temperatures reached an all-time high" ;

  • 2. (

    ) an air mass of higher than normal pressure; "the east coast benefits from a Bermuda high" ;

  • 3. (

    ) a state of sustained elation; "I'm on a permanent high these days" ;

  • 4. (

    ) a state of altered consciousness induced by alcohol or narcotics; "they took drugs to get a high on" ;

  • 5. (

    ) a high place; "they stood on high and observed the countryside"; "he doesn't like heights" ;

  • 7. (

    ) a forward gear with a gear ratio that gives the greatest vehicle velocity for a given engine speed ;

Adjective : HIGH

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) greater than normal in degree or intensity or amount; "a high temperature"; "a high price"; "the high point of his career"; "high risks"; "has high hopes"; "the river is high"; "he has a high opinion of himself" ;

  • 2. (

    ) (literal meaning) being at or having a relatively great or specific elevation or upward extension (sometimes used in combinations like `knee-high'); "a high mountain"; "high ceilings"; "high buildings"; "a high forehead"; "a high incline"; "a foot high" ;

  • 3. (

    ) standing above others in quality or position; "people in high places"; "the high priest"; "eminent members of the community" ;

  • 7. (

    ) slightly and pleasantly intoxicated from alcohol or a drug (especially marijuana) ;

Adverb : HIGH

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) in or to a high position, amount, or degree; "prices have gone up far too high" ;

  • 4. (

    ) far up toward the source; "he lives high up the river" ;


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Monotony; boredom
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
TEDIUM
Pronunciation : TEDIUM

noun : TEDIUM

Source:WordNet 3.1


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Percy — Shelley
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
BYSSHE
Pronunciation : BYSSHE


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Perpendicular lines
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
NORMALS
Pronunciation : NORMALS

noun : NORMALS

Source:WordNet 3.1

Adjective : NORMALS

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) conforming with or constituting a norm or standard or level or type or social norm; not abnormal; "serve wine at normal room temperature"; "normal diplomatic relations"; "normal working hours"; "normal word order"; "normal curiosity"; "the normal course of events" ;

  • 2. (

    ) in accordance with scientific laws ;

  • 3. (

    ) being approximately average or within certain limits in e.g. intelligence and development; "a perfectly normal child"; "of normal intelligence"; "the most normal person I've ever met" ;


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Pour fat on a roast
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
BASTE
Pronunciation : BASTE

noun : BASTE

Source:WordNet 3.1

verb : BASTE

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) cover with liquid before cooking; "baste a roast" ;

  • 3. (

    ) sew together loosely, with large stitches; "baste a hem" ;


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Sustenance for embryo
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
YOLK SAC
Pronunciation : YOLK SAC

noun : YOLK SAC

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) membranous structure enclosing the yolk of eggs in birds, reptiles, marsupials, and some fishes; circulates nutrients to the developing embryo ;


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Using very brief words
is a crossword puzzle clue the Answer is
MONOSYLLABIC
Pronunciation : MONOSYLLABIC

Adjective : MONOSYLLABIC

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) having or characterized by or consisting of one syllable ;


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