New York Times Spelling Bee Solution and Answers for May 28, 2020

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Today’s pangram is LAVATORY.

LAVATORY is defined as a room or building equipped with one or more toilets. It is also defined as a toilet that is cleaned of waste by the flow of water through it. It is also defined as a bathroom sink that is permanently installed and connected to a water supply and drainpipe; where you can wash your hands and face.

ALLOT is defined as give out. It is also defined as allow to have. It is also defined as administer or bestow, as in small portions.

ALLOY is defined as a mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten. It is also defined as lower in value by increasing the base-metal content. It is also defined as the state of impairing the quality or reducing the value of something. It is also defined as make an alloy of.

ALTO is defined as the highest adult male singing voice. It is also defined as of or being the lowest female voice. It is also defined as the lowest female singing voice. It is also defined as of or being the highest male voice; having a range above that of tenor. It is also defined as a singer whose voice lies in the alto clef. It is also defined as (of a musical instrument) second highest member of a group. It is also defined as (of a musical instrument) the second highest instrument in a family of musical instruments. It is also defined as the pitch range of the lowest female voice.

AORTA is defined as the large trunk artery that carries blood from the left ventricle of the heart to branch arteries.

AORTAL is defined as of or relating to the aorta.

ARROYO is defined as a stream or brook.

ATOLL is defined as an island consisting of a circular coral reef surrounding a lagoon.

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.

LORRY is defined as a large truck designed to carry heavy loads; usually without sides. It is also defined as a large low horse-drawn wagon without sides.

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

LOYAL is defined as inspired by love for your country. It is also defined as unwavering in devotion to friend or vow or cause. It is also defined as steadfast in allegiance or duty.

LOYALLY is defined as with loyalty; in a loyal manner.

LOYALTY is defined as the quality of being loyal. It is also defined as the act of binding yourself (intellectually or emotionally) to a course of action. It is also defined as feelings of allegiance.

The word OATY has no known definition.

ORAL is defined as using speech rather than writing. It is also defined as of or involving the mouth or mouth region or the surface on which the mouth is located. It is also defined as an examination conducted by spoken communication. It is also defined as a stage in psychosexual development when the child’s interest is concentrated in the mouth; fixation at this stage is said to result in dependence, selfishness, and aggression. It is also defined as of or relating to or affecting or for use in the mouth.

ORALLY is defined as by spoken rather than written means. It is also defined as (of drugs) through the mouth rather than through injection; by mouth.

ORATOR is defined as a person who delivers a speech or oration.

ORATORY is defined as addressing an audience formally (usually a long and rhetorical address and often pompous).

OVAL is defined as rounded like an egg. It is also defined as a closed plane curve resulting from the intersection of a circular cone and a plane cutting completely through it.

OVARY is defined as the organ that bears the ovules of a flower. It is also defined as (vertebrates) one of usually two organs that produce ova and secrete estrogen and progesterone.

ROAR is defined as utter words loudly and forcefully. It is also defined as emit long loud cries. It is also defined as a deep prolonged loud noise. It is also defined as make a loud noise, as of wind, water, or vehicles. It is also defined as make a loud noise, as of animal. It is also defined as a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal). It is also defined as laugh unrestrainedly and heartily. It is also defined as act or proceed in a riotous, turbulent, or disorderly way. It is also defined as the sound made by a lion.

ROLL is defined as a list of names. It is also defined as move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle. It is also defined as cause to move by turning over or in a circular manner of as if on an axis. It is also defined as move by turning over or rotating. It is also defined as a deep prolonged sound (as of thunder or large bells). It is also defined as small rounded bread either plain or sweet. It is also defined as show certain properties when being rolled. It is also defined as a roll of currency notes (often taken as the resources of a person or business etc.). It is also defined as a long heavy sea wave as it advances towards the shore. It is also defined as flatten or spread with a roller. It is also defined as the sound of a drum (especially a snare drum) beaten rapidly and continuously. It is also defined as arrange or or coil around. It is also defined as the act of throwing dice. It is also defined as move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment. It is also defined as sell something to or obtain something from by energetic and especially underhanded activity. It is also defined as boil vigorously. It is also defined as a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals). It is also defined as the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling). It is also defined as move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion. It is also defined as a document that can be rolled up (as for storage). It is also defined as rotary motion of an object around its own axis. It is also defined as occur in soft rounded shapes. It is also defined as a flight maneuver; aircraft rotates about its longitudinal axis without changing direction or losing altitude. It is also defined as anything rolled up in cylindrical form. It is also defined as begin operating or running. It is also defined as emit, produce, or utter with a deep prolonged reverberating sound. It is also defined as execute a roll, in tumbling. It is also defined as move, rock, or sway from side to side. It is also defined as photographic film rolled up inside a container to protect it from light. It is also defined as pronounce with a roll, of the phoneme /r/. It is also defined as shape by rolling. It is also defined as take the shape of a roll or cylinder. It is also defined as walking with a swaying gait.

ROOT is defined as a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes. It is also defined as someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent). It is also defined as become settled or established and stable in one’s residence or life style. It is also defined as (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed. It is also defined as the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation. It is also defined as the place where something begins, where it springs into being. It is also defined as dig with the snout. It is also defined as a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number. It is also defined as (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground. It is also defined as cause to take roots. It is also defined as cheer for. It is also defined as come into existence, originate. It is also defined as plant by the roots. It is also defined as take root and begin to grow. It is also defined as the embedded part of a bodily structure such as a tooth, nail, or hair.

ROTARY is defined as a road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island. It is also defined as electrical converter consisting of a synchronous machine that converts alternating to direct current or vice versa. It is also defined as describing a circle; moving in a circle. It is also defined as relating to or characterized by rotation.

The word ROTATOR has no known definition.

ROTATORY is defined as of or relating to or characteristic or causing an axial or orbital turn.

The word ROTO has no known definition.

ROTOR is defined as the rotating armature of a motor or generator. It is also defined as rotating mechanism consisting of an assembly of rotating airfoils. It is also defined as the revolving bar of a distributor.

ROYAL is defined as belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler. It is also defined as stag with antlers of 12 or more branches. It is also defined as a sail set next above the topgallant on a royal mast. It is also defined as being of the rank of a monarch. It is also defined as invested with royal power as symbolized by a crown. It is also defined as of or relating to or indicative of or issued or performed by a king or queen or other monarch. It is also defined as established or chartered or authorized by royalty.

ROYALLY is defined as in a royal manner.

ROYALTY is defined as royal persons collectively. It is also defined as payment to the holder of a patent or copyright or resource for the right to use their property.

TARO is defined as herb of the Pacific islands grown throughout the tropics for its edible root and in temperate areas as an ornamental for its large glossy leaves. It is also defined as edible starchy tuberous root of taro plants. It is also defined as tropical starchy tuberous root.

TAROT is defined as any of a set of (usually 78) cards that include 22 cards representing virtues and vices and death and fortune etc.; used for playing card games and for divination by fortunetellers.

TATTOO is defined as a design on the skin made by tattooing. It is also defined as a drumbeat or bugle call that signals the military to return to their quarters. It is also defined as stain (skin) with indelible color. It is also defined as the practice of making a design on the skin by pricking and staining.

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.

TOOT is defined as make a loud noise. It is also defined as revelry in drinking; a merry drinking party. It is also defined as a blast of a horn.

The word TORO has no known definition.

TORT is defined as (law) any wrongdoing for which an action for damages may be brought.

TOTAL is defined as determine the sum of. It is also defined as the whole amount. It is also defined as add up in number or quantity. It is also defined as constituting the full quantity or extent; complete. It is also defined as a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers. It is also defined as complete in extent or degree and in every particular. It is also defined as damage beyond the point of repair.

TOTALLY is defined as to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent (`whole’ is often used informally for `wholly’).

TROLL is defined as angling by drawing a baited line through the water. It is also defined as a partsong in which voices follow each other; one voice starts and others join in one after another until all are singing different parts of the song at the same time. It is also defined as a fisherman’s lure that is used in trolling. It is also defined as angle with a hook and line drawn through the water. It is also defined as cause to move round and round. It is also defined as circulate, move around. It is also defined as praise or celebrate in song. It is also defined as (Scandanavian folklore) a supernatural creature (either a dwarf or a giant) that is supposed to live in caves or in the mountains. It is also defined as sing loudly and without inhibition. It is also defined as sing the parts of (a round) in succession. It is also defined as speak or recite rapidly or in a rolling voice.

TROT is defined as run at a moderately swift pace. It is also defined as a slow pace of running. It is also defined as a literal translation used in studying a foreign language (often used illicitly). It is also defined as radicals who support Trotsky’s theory that socialism must be established throughout the world by continuing revolution. It is also defined as a gait faster than a walk; diagonally opposite legs strike the ground together. It is also defined as cause to trot. It is also defined as ride at a trot.

TROY is defined as an ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War. It is also defined as a system of weights used for precious metals and gemstones; based on a 12-ounce pound and an ounce of 480 grains.

TYRO is defined as someone new to a field or activity.

VALOR is defined as the qualities of a hero or heroine; exceptional or heroic courage when facing danger (especially in battle).

VOLT is defined as a unit of potential equal to the potential difference between two points on a conductor carrying a current of 1 ampere when the power dissipated between the two points is 1 watt; equivalent to the potential difference across a resistance of 1 ohm when 1 ampere of current flows through it.

VOTARY is defined as a devoted (almost religiously so) adherent of a cause or person or activity. It is also defined as a priest or priestess (or consecrated worshipper) in a non-Christian religion or cult. It is also defined as one bound by vows to a religion or life of worship or service.

One Comment

  1. Yo-yo is a word. As is rotator as in rotator cuff (shoulder) surgery.

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