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  • incomprehensible or puzzling. "Her courteous, sedate, inexorable husband, whose will she could not bend, whom she could not cajole, whose mind was a closed book to her
    694 bytes (78 words) - 15:24, 22 July 2016
  • (botany) A very small flowering plant, Dimeresia howellii A word ladder puzzle. An arrangement of two lenses for a microscope, designed to correct spherical
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  • of fortune; a big six wheel. (hence) A television game show where word puzzles are solved by filling in the letters, presumably derived from the wheel
    6 KB (763 words) - 22:54, 21 July 2016
  • with the anxiety and doubt attendant upon most modern literary dreams. A puzzle or difficulty. (Can we find and add a quotation of Dr. Sheridan to this
    7 KB (467 words) - 00:22, 22 July 2016
  • simple past and past participle confounded) To confuse; to mix up; to puzzle. 2012 June 29, Kevin Mitchell, “Roger Federer back from Wimbledon 2012
    7 KB (639 words) - 00:16, 22 July 2016
  • develop. to exercise troops or horses;  to exercise one's brain with a puzzle‎ To perform physical activity for health or training. I exercise at the
    12 KB (563 words) - 05:05, 10 July 2016
  • indeed, undoubtedly darling tha, a cheist‎ ― yes, darling regard anxiety puzzle Terms derived from ceist Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly
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  • Beth L. Blair, Jennifer A. Ericsson, The Everything Kids' Gross Puzzle and Activity Book: Hours of Disgusting Fun (2005): p. 47: Here are a few suggestions:
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  • before yesterday”, literally “now (is) the third day”). The d in diēs is a puzzle with some suggesting dialect borrowing and others referring to an etymon
    7 KB (1,066 words) - 19:14, 21 July 2016
  • ingenuity. (transitive) To confuse or baffle (someone). This crossword puzzle has completely foxed me. (intransitive) To act slyly or craftily. (intransitive)
    20 KB (790 words) - 20:34, 21 July 2016
  • the Norman Conquest: We may here have lighted on the clew to the great puzzle. 1917, Edgar Rice Burroughs, A Princess of Mars: They had followed immediately
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  • of a murder. It had an element of mystery about it, however, which was puzzling the authorities. A turban and loincloth soaked in blood had been found;
    10 KB (412 words) - 20:33, 21 July 2016
  • was : wheels within wheels, and all sorts o′ crinkum-crankums, like a gurt puzzle. […] ” 1884, John Coker Egerton, Sussex Folk and Sussex Ways: Stray Studies
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  • Misspelling of arthropod. 2003, Kathi Wagner, The Everything Kids' Bugs Book: Puzzles, Games, and Trivia: anthropod: A joint-legged creature. All insects
    856 bytes (105 words) - 18:04, 22 October 2015
  • come his way, he is increasingly conscious of social ostracism and the puzzled misgivings of his wife. 1988, Edward Holland Spicer, Kathleen M. Sands
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  • Treasury of the French Language). aryen water Dragomir Radev, Puzzles in Logic, Languages and Computation: The Green Book, section on Tadaksahak ([1])
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  • and B. Richards (eds.), Linguistic Categories: Auxiliaries and Related Puzzles, vol.1, pp. 253-289. Most common English words before 1923: evil · outside ·
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  • a lot more apt to queer it than help it. (Britain, dialect, dated) To puzzle. 1887, G. W. Appelton, A Terrible Legacy: A Tale of the South Downs, London:
    14 KB (1,227 words) - 21:06, 21 July 2016
  • the most widely played computer game of all time, is a problem-solving puzzle game. […] The player attempts to lock the falling shape smoothly together
    32 KB (1,620 words) - 21:29, 21 July 2016
  • the Strong/Samuel: I went down the dark road between the hawthorn hedges puzzling over the why of like, repeating SAMUEL to myself and aloud and listening
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