New York Times Spelling Bee Solution and Answers for February 16, 2020

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Today’s pangram is EXCHANGE.

EXCHANGE is defined as exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category. It is also defined as the act of changing one thing for another thing. It is also defined as give to, and receive from, one another. It is also defined as put in the place of another; switch seemingly equivalent items. It is also defined as reciprocal transfer of equivalent sums of money (especially the currencies of different countries). It is also defined as exchange a penalty for a less severe one. It is also defined as a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication. It is also defined as the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another:. It is also defined as (sports) an unbroken sequence of several successive strokes. It is also defined as change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence. It is also defined as a mutual expression of views (especially an unpleasant one). It is also defined as a workplace for buying and selling; open only to members. It is also defined as chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another. It is also defined as (chess) gaining (or losing) a rook in return for a knight or bishop. It is also defined as (chess) the capture by both players (usually on consecutive moves) of pieces of equal value. It is also defined as hand over one and receive another, approximately equivalent. It is also defined as the act of giving something in return for something received.

ACHE is defined as feel physical pain. It is also defined as have a desire for something or someone who is not present. It is also defined as be the source of pain. It is also defined as a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain.

ACNE is defined as an inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin; characterized by papules or pustules or comedones.

ANNEX is defined as an addition that extends a main building. It is also defined as attach to. It is also defined as take (territory) as if by conquest.

CACHE is defined as (computer science) RAM memory that is set aside as a specialized buffer storage that is continually updated; used to optimize data transfers between system elements with different characteristics. It is also defined as save up as for future use. It is also defined as a secret store of valuables or money. It is also defined as a hidden storage space (for money or provisions or weapons).

CAGE is defined as a movable screen placed behind home base to catch balls during batting practice. It is also defined as an enclosure made or wire or metal bars in which birds or animals can be kept. It is also defined as United States composer of avant-garde music (1912-1992). It is also defined as confine in a cage. It is also defined as something that restricts freedom as a cage restricts movement. It is also defined as the net that is the goal in ice hockey.

CANCAN is defined as a high-kicking dance of French origin performed by a female chorus line.

CANE is defined as beat with a cane. It is also defined as a stick that people can lean on to help them walk. It is also defined as a stiff switch used to hit students as punishment. It is also defined as a strong slender often flexible stem as of bamboos, reeds, rattans, or sugar cane.

CHANCE is defined as a possibility due to a favorable combination of circumstances. It is also defined as come upon, as if by accident; meet with. It is also defined as occurring or appearing or singled out by chance. It is also defined as the possibility of future success. It is also defined as take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome. It is also defined as a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur; a number expressing the ratio of favorable cases to the whole number of cases possible. It is also defined as an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another. It is also defined as a risk involving danger. It is also defined as be the case by chance.

CHANGE is defined as lay aside, abandon, or leave for another. It is also defined as cause to change; make different; cause a transformation. It is also defined as exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category. It is also defined as an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another. It is also defined as become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one’s or its former characteristics or essence. It is also defined as give to, and receive from, one another. It is also defined as become deeper in tone. It is also defined as change from one vehicle or transportation line to another. It is also defined as a difference that is usually pleasant. It is also defined as a different or fresh set of clothes. It is also defined as a relational difference between states; especially between states before and after some event. It is also defined as a thing that is different. It is also defined as change clothes; put on different clothes. It is also defined as coins of small denomination regarded collectively. It is also defined as money received in return for its equivalent in a larger denomination or a different currency. It is also defined as remove or replace the coverings of. It is also defined as the action of changing something. It is also defined as the balance of money received when the amount you tender is greater than the amount due. It is also defined as the result of alteration or modification. It is also defined as undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one’s or its original nature.

EACH is defined as to or from every one of two or more (considered individually). It is also defined as (used of count nouns) every one considered individually.

The word ENCAGE has no known definition.

ENGAGE is defined as consume all of one’s attention or time. It is also defined as carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in. It is also defined as engage or hire for work. It is also defined as give to in marriage. It is also defined as carry on (wars, battles, or campaigns). It is also defined as engage for service under a term of contract. It is also defined as keep engaged. It is also defined as hire for work or assistance. It is also defined as ask to represent; of legal counsel. It is also defined as get caught.

ENHANCE is defined as increase. It is also defined as make better or more attractive.

GAGA is defined as intensely enthusiastic about or preoccupied with. It is also defined as mentally or physically infirm with age.

GAGE is defined as a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.. It is also defined as street names for marijuana. It is also defined as place a bet on.

The word GANACHE has no known definition.

GANG is defined as an informal body of friends. It is also defined as an organized group of workmen. It is also defined as an association of criminals. It is also defined as act as an organized group. It is also defined as tool consisting of a combination of implements arranged to work together.

HANG is defined as fall or flow in a certain way. It is also defined as give heed (to). It is also defined as cause to be hanging or suspended. It is also defined as a special way of doing something. It is also defined as hold on tightly or tenaciously. It is also defined as kill by hanging. It is also defined as a gymnastic exercise performed on the rings or horizontal bar or parallel bars when the gymnast’s weight is supported by the arms. It is also defined as be exhibited. It is also defined as be menacing, burdensome, or oppressive. It is also defined as be placed in position as by a hinge. It is also defined as be suspended or hanging. It is also defined as decorate or furnish with something suspended. It is also defined as let drop or droop. It is also defined as place in position as by a hinge so as to allow free movement in one direction. It is also defined as prevent from reaching a verdict, of a jury. It is also defined as suspend (meat) in order to get a gamey taste. It is also defined as the way a garment hangs. It is also defined as be suspended or poised.

HENNA is defined as apply henna to one’s hair. It is also defined as a reddish brown dye used especially on hair.

HEXANE is defined as a colorless flammable liquid alkane derived from petroleum and used as a solvent.

NAAN is defined as leavened bread baked in a clay oven in India; usually shaped like a teardrop.

The word NANA has no known definition.

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