New York Times Spelling Bee Solution and Answers for May 3, 2020

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Today’s pangram is DOUBTFUL.

DOUBTFUL is defined as unsettled in mind or opinion. It is also defined as open to doubt or suspicion. It is also defined as fraught with uncertainty or doubt.

BLOB is defined as make a spot or mark onto. It is also defined as an indistinct shapeless form.

BLOOD is defined as a dissolute man in fashionable society. It is also defined as the descendants of one individual. It is also defined as people viewed as members of a group. It is also defined as smear with blood, as in a hunting initiation rite, where the face of a person is smeared with the blood of the kill. It is also defined as temperament or disposition. It is also defined as the fluid (red in vertebrates) that is pumped through the body by the heart and contains plasma, blood cells, and platelets.

BLOT is defined as an act that brings discredit to the person who does it. It is also defined as a blemish made by dirt. It is also defined as make a spot or mark onto. It is also defined as dry (ink) with blotting paper.

BLOTTO is defined as very drunk.

BLUFF is defined as deceive an opponent by a bold bet on an inferior hand with the result that the opponent withdraws a winning hand. It is also defined as very steep; having a prominent and almost vertical front. It is also defined as the act of bluffing in poker; deception by a false show of confidence in the strength of your cards. It is also defined as a high steep bank (usually formed by river erosion). It is also defined as bluntly direct and outspoken but good-natured. It is also defined as frighten someone by pretending to be stronger than one really is. It is also defined as pretense that your position is stronger than it really is.

BOLD is defined as a typeface with thick heavy lines. It is also defined as very steep; having a prominent and almost vertical front. It is also defined as clear and distinct. It is also defined as fearless and daring.

BOLL is defined as the rounded seed-bearing capsule of a cotton or flax plant.

BOLO is defined as long heavy knife with a single edge; of Philippine origin. It is also defined as a cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie.

BOLT is defined as a discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder. It is also defined as the act of moving with great haste. It is also defined as in a rigid manner. It is also defined as the part of a lock that is engaged or withdrawn with a key. It is also defined as run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along. It is also defined as leave suddenly and as if in a hurry. It is also defined as directly. It is also defined as eat hastily without proper chewing. It is also defined as a roll of cloth or wallpaper of a definite length. It is also defined as a screw that screws into a nut to form a fastener. It is also defined as a sliding bar in a breech-loading firearm that ejects an empty cartridge and replaces it and closes the breech. It is also defined as a sudden abandonment (as from a political party). It is also defined as make or roll into bolts. It is also defined as move or jump suddenly. It is also defined as secure or lock with a bolt. It is also defined as swallow hastily.

BULB is defined as electric lamp consisting of a transparent or translucent glass housing containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that emits light when heated by electricity. It is also defined as lower or hindmost part of the brain; continuous with spinal cord; (`bulb’ is an old term for medulla oblongata). It is also defined as a modified bud consisting of a thickened globular underground stem serving as a reproductive structure. It is also defined as anything with a round shape resembling a teardrop. It is also defined as a rounded dilation or expansion in a canal or vessel or organ. It is also defined as a rounded part of a cylindrical instrument (usually at one end).

BULL is defined as (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Taurus. It is also defined as uncomplimentary terms for a policeman. It is also defined as push or force. It is also defined as speak insincerely or without regard for facts or truths. It is also defined as the second sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about April 20 to May 20. It is also defined as obscene words for unacceptable behavior. It is also defined as the center of a target. It is also defined as a formal proclamation issued by the pope (usually written in antiquated characters and sealed with a leaden bulla). It is also defined as a large and strong and heavyset man. It is also defined as advance in price. It is also defined as an investor with an optimistic market outlook; an investor who expects prices to rise and so buys now for resale later. It is also defined as a serious and ludicrous blunder. It is also defined as mature male of various mammals of which the female is called `cow’; e.g. whales or elephants or especially cattle. It is also defined as try to raise the price of stocks through speculative buying. It is also defined as uncastrated adult male of domestic cattle.

DOLL is defined as informal terms for a (young) woman. It is also defined as a small replica of a person; used as a toy.

DOLT is defined as a person who is not very bright.

DULL is defined as darkened with overcast. It is also defined as make numb or insensitive. It is also defined as become less interesting or attractive. It is also defined as so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness. It is also defined as slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity. It is also defined as being or made softer or less loud or clear. It is also defined as deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping. It is also defined as not clear and resonant; sounding as if striking with or against something relatively soft. It is also defined as make dull or blunt. It is also defined as (of business) not active or brisk. It is also defined as become dull or lusterless in appearance; lose shine or brightness. It is also defined as blunted in responsiveness or sensibility. It is also defined as emitting or reflecting very little light. It is also defined as lacking in liveliness or animation. It is also defined as make dull in appearance. It is also defined as make less lively or vigorous. It is also defined as not having a sharp edge or point. It is also defined as not keenly felt. It is also defined as (of color) very low in saturation; highly diluted.

FLOOD is defined as an overwhelming number or amount. It is also defined as a large flow. It is also defined as light that is a source of artificial illumination having a broad beam; used in photography. It is also defined as fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid. It is also defined as the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land. It is also defined as the act of flooding; filling to overflowing. It is also defined as supply with an excess of. It is also defined as the occurrence of incoming water (between a low tide and the following high tide). It is also defined as become filled to overflowing. It is also defined as cover with liquid, usually water.

FLOUT is defined as treat with contemptuous disregard. It is also defined as laugh at with contempt and derision.

FLUB is defined as make a mess of, destroy or ruin. It is also defined as an embarrassing mistake.

FLUFF is defined as something of little value or significance. It is also defined as make a mess of, destroy or ruin. It is also defined as erect or fluff up. It is also defined as ruffle (one’s hair) by combing the ends towards the scalp, for a full effect. It is also defined as a blunder (especially an actor’s forgetting the lines). It is also defined as any light downy material.

FOLD is defined as a folded part (as in skin or muscle). It is also defined as cease to operate or cause to cease operating. It is also defined as an angular or rounded shape made by folding. It is also defined as a group of sheep or goats. It is also defined as confine in a fold, like sheep. It is also defined as bend or lay so that one part covers the other. It is also defined as become folded or folded up. It is also defined as the act of folding. It is also defined as a group of people who adhere to a common faith and habitually attend a given church. It is also defined as a geological process that causes a bend in a stratum of rock. It is also defined as a pen for sheep. It is also defined as incorporate a food ingredient into a mixture by repeatedly turning it over without stirring or beating.

FOLDOUT is defined as an oversize page that is folded in to a book or magazine.

FOOL is defined as a person who lacks good judgment. It is also defined as fool or hoax. It is also defined as a professional clown employed to entertain a king or nobleman in the Middle Ages. It is also defined as spend frivolously and unwisely. It is also defined as a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of. It is also defined as indulge in horseplay. It is also defined as make a fool or dupe of.

FOUL is defined as become or cause to become obstructed. It is also defined as (of a manuscript) defaced with changes. It is also defined as violating accepted standards or rules. It is also defined as make impure. It is also defined as offensively malodorous. It is also defined as disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter. It is also defined as spot, stain, or pollute. It is also defined as especially of a ship’s lines etc. It is also defined as highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust. It is also defined as characterized by obscenity. It is also defined as an act that violates the rules of a sport. It is also defined as become soiled and dirty. It is also defined as commit a foul; break the rules. It is also defined as hit a foul ball. It is also defined as make unclean. It is also defined as (of a baseball) not hit between the foul lines.

FULL is defined as increase in phase. It is also defined as the time when the Moon is fully illuminated. It is also defined as to the greatest degree or extent; completely or entirely; (`full’ in this sense is used as a combining form). It is also defined as constituting the full quantity or extent; complete. It is also defined as having the normally expected amount. It is also defined as complete in extent or degree and in every particular. It is also defined as having ample fabric. It is also defined as filled to satisfaction with food or drink. It is also defined as being at a peak or culminating point. It is also defined as beat for the purpose of cleaning and thickening. It is also defined as containing as much or as many as is possible or normal. It is also defined as make (a garment) fuller by pleating or gathering. It is also defined as (of sound) having marked deepness and body.

The word LOBO has no known definition.

LOFT is defined as a raised shelter in which pigeons are kept. It is also defined as floor consisting of open space at the top of a house just below roof; often used for storage. It is also defined as floor consisting of a large unpartitioned space over a factory or warehouse or other commercial space. It is also defined as (golf) the backward slant on the head of some golf clubs that is designed to drive the ball high in the air. It is also defined as kick or strike high in the air. It is also defined as lay out a full-scale working drawing of the lines of a vessel’s hull. It is also defined as propel through the air. It is also defined as store in a loft.

LOLL is defined as hang loosely or laxly. It is also defined as be lazy or idle.

LOOT is defined as goods or money obtained illegally. It is also defined as informal terms for money. It is also defined as take illegally; of intellectual property. It is also defined as steal goods; take as spoils.

LOTTO is defined as a game in which numbered balls are drawn at random and players cover the corresponding numbers on their cards.

LOUD is defined as with relatively high volume. It is also defined as tastelessly showy. It is also defined as (used chiefly as a direction or description in music) loud; with force. It is also defined as characterized by or producing sound of great volume or intensity.

LOUT is defined as an awkward stupid person.

LULL is defined as a pause during which things are calm or activities are diminished. It is also defined as make calm or still. It is also defined as a period of calm weather. It is also defined as become quiet or less intensive. It is also defined as calm by deception.

LULU is defined as a very attractive or seductive looking woman.

The word TOLD has no known definition.

TOLL is defined as value measured by what must be given or done or undergone to obtain something. It is also defined as the sound of a bell being struck. It is also defined as a fee levied for the use of roads or bridges (used for maintenance). It is also defined as charge a fee for using. It is also defined as ring slowly.

TOOL is defined as ride in a car with no particular goal and just for the pleasure of it. It is also defined as the means whereby some act is accomplished. It is also defined as a person who is controlled by others and is used to perform unpleasant or dishonest tasks for someone else. It is also defined as obscene terms for penis. It is also defined as an implement used in the practice of a vocation. It is also defined as drive. It is also defined as furnish with tools. It is also defined as work with a tool.

TUBFUL is defined as the amount that a tub will hold.

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