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Searches summary in August 2014

Crosstips helped to find the following words this month:


  • tantalizing
    arousing desire or expectation for something unattainable or mockingly out of reach
  • vacuum
    the absence of matter
  • masterstrokes
    masterstroke - an achievement demonstrating great skill or mastery;
    Masterstroke - Master Stroke (Colpo maestro al servizio di Sua Maestà britannica) is a 1967 crime film directed by Michele Lupo and starring Richard Harrison.
  • zaire
    the basic unit of money in Zaire
  • languish
    become feeble
  • edible
    suitable for use as food
  • peter
    disciple of Jesus and leader of the Apostles; regarded by Catholics as the vicar of Christ on earth and first Pope;
    cock: obscene terms for penis
  • neophyte
    a plant that is found in an area where it had not been recorded previously
  • metaphor
    a figure of speech in which an expression is used to refer to something that it does not literally denote in order to suggest a similarity
  • levelers
    A leveler performs an audio process similar to compression, which is used to reduce the dynamic range of a signal, so that the quietest portion of the signal is loud enough to hear and the loudest portion is not too loud. ...
  • throttle
    restrict: place limits on (extent or access); "restrict the use of this parking lot"; "limit the time you can spend with your friends"
  • pipsqueak
    Alternative spelling of pip-squeak;
    pip squeak - someone who is small and insignificant
  • distaff
    the sphere of work by women
  • dismays
    dismaying - appalling: causing consternation; "appalling conditions"
  • diurnal
    of or belonging to or active during the day
  • miscreant
    reprobate: a person without moral scruples;
    Miscreant is the first EP album from death metal band Skinless.
  • amputee
    someone who has had a limb removed by amputation
  • unattended
    not watched
  • animosity
    a feeling of ill will arousing active hostility
  • goldenest
  • goethals
    United States army officer and engineer who supervised the construction of the Panama Canal (1858-1928);
    Goethals may refer to: *Goethals Medal, a national award given annually by the Society of American Military Engineers
  • downloading
    In computer networks, to download means to receive data to a local system from a remote system, or to initiate such a data transfer. Examples of a remote system from which a download might be performed include a webserver, FTP server, email serv
  • looter
    plunderer: someone who takes spoils or plunder (as in war)
  • ponytail
    a hair style that draws the hair back so that it hangs down in back of the head like a pony's tail
  • traverse
    travel across or pass over
  • grenades
    A hand grenade is an anti-personnel weapon that explodes a short time after release. The French military term grenade probably comes from the shape of the pomegranate fruit, which is also called grenade in French.
  • transient
    one who stays for only a short time
  • usurer
    someone who lends money at excessive rates of interest
  • otiose
    serving no useful purpose; having no excuse for being
  • business
    a commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it
  • furthermore
    in addition; furthermore, their quality is improving"; moreover, mice nested there"

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