New York Times Spelling Bee Answers and Solution for August 21, 2020

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Today’s pangram is BOGEYMEN.

BOGEYMEN is defined as an imaginary monster used to frighten children.

The word BEGONE has no known definition.

BOGEY is defined as an unidentified (and possibly enemy) aircraft. It is also defined as an evil spirit. It is also defined as (golf) a score of one stroke over par on a hole. It is also defined as to shoot in one stroke over par.

BOGGY is defined as (of soil) soft and watery.

BOMB is defined as throw bombs at or attack with bombs. It is also defined as an event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual. It is also defined as strong sealed vessel for measuring heat of combustion. It is also defined as fail to get a passing grade. It is also defined as an explosive device fused to explode under specific conditions.

The word BOMBE has no known definition.

BONBON is defined as a candy that usually has a center of fondant or fruit or nuts coated in chocolate.

BONE is defined as remove the bones from. It is also defined as a shade of white the color of bleached bones. It is also defined as study intensively, as before an exam. It is also defined as rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates. It is also defined as the porous calcified substance from which bones are made. It is also defined as consisting of or made up of bone.

BONG is defined as a dull resonant sound as of a bell. It is also defined as ring loudly and deeply.

BONGO is defined as large forest antelope of central Africa having a reddish-brown coat with white stripes and spiral horns. It is also defined as a small drum; played with the hands.

BONNY is defined as very pleasing to the eye.

BONOBO is defined as small chimpanzee of swamp forests in Zaire; a threatened species.

BONY is defined as having bones especially many or prominent bones. It is also defined as composed of or containing bone. It is also defined as being very thin.

BOOB is defined as commit a faux pas or a fault or make a serious mistake. It is also defined as either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman. It is also defined as an ignorant or foolish person.

The word BOOBOO has no known definition.

BOOBY is defined as an ignorant or foolish person. It is also defined as small tropical gannet having a bright bill or bright feet or both.

BOOM is defined as a pole carrying an overhead microphone projected over a film or tv set. It is also defined as make a resonant sound, like artillery. It is also defined as hit hard. It is also defined as a deep prolonged loud noise. It is also defined as grow vigorously. It is also defined as a sudden happening that brings good fortune (as a sudden opportunity to make money). It is also defined as be the case that thunder is being heard. It is also defined as make a deep hollow sound. It is also defined as any of various more-or-less horizontal spars or poles used to extend the foot of a sail or for handling cargo or in mooring. It is also defined as a state of economic prosperity.

The word BOOMY has no known definition.

BOON is defined as a desirable state. It is also defined as very close and convivial.

BYGONE is defined as well in the past; former. It is also defined as past events to be put aside.

EBON is defined as of a very dark black.

EBONY is defined as a very dark black. It is also defined as tropical tree of southern Asia having hard dark-colored heartwood used in cabinetwork. It is also defined as of a very dark black. It is also defined as hard dark-colored heartwood of the ebony tree; used in cabinetwork and for piano keys.

EGGNOG is defined as a punch made of sweetened milk or cream mixed with eggs and usually alcoholic liquor.

GENOME is defined as the ordering of genes in a haploid set of chromosomes of a particular organism; the full DNA sequence of an organism.

GNOME is defined as a legendary creature resembling a tiny old man; lives in the depths of the earth and guards buried treasure. It is also defined as a short pithy saying expressing a general truth.

GOBY is defined as small spiny-finned fish of coastal or brackish waters having a large head and elongated tapering body having the ventral fins modified as a sucker.

GONE is defined as drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted. It is also defined as well in the past; former. It is also defined as stupefied or excited by a chemical substance (especially alcohol). It is also defined as dead. It is also defined as destroyed or killed. It is also defined as used up or no longer available.

GONG is defined as a percussion instrument consisting of a set of tuned bells that are struck with a hammer; used as an orchestral instrument. It is also defined as a percussion instrument consisting of a metal plate that is struck with a softheaded drumstick. It is also defined as sound a gong.

GOOEY is defined as soft and sticky.

GOON is defined as an awkward stupid person. It is also defined as an aggressive and violent young criminal.

GOONY is defined as a variety of albatross with black feet.

MEMO is defined as a written proposal or reminder.

MOMMY is defined as informal terms for a mother.

MONEY is defined as the most common medium of exchange; functions as legal tender. It is also defined as the official currency issued by a government or national bank. It is also defined as wealth reckoned in terms of money.

MONEYMEN is defined as a person skilled in large scale financial transactions.

MONO is defined as designating sound transmission or recording or reproduction over a single channel. It is also defined as an acute disease characterized by fever and swollen lymph nodes and an abnormal increase of mononuclear leucocytes or monocytes in the bloodstream; not highly contagious; some believe it can be transmitted by kissing.

The word MONONYM has no known definition.

MOON is defined as United States religious leader (born in Korea) who founded the Unification Church in 1954; was found guilty of conspiracy to evade taxes (born in 1920). It is also defined as the light of the Moon. It is also defined as be idle in a listless or dreamy way. It is also defined as the period between successive new moons (29.531 days). It is also defined as have dreamlike musings or fantasies while awake. It is also defined as any natural satellite of a planet. It is also defined as any object resembling a moon. It is also defined as expose one’s buttocks to. It is also defined as the natural satellite of the Earth.

MOONY is defined as lighted by moonlight. It is also defined as dreamy in mood or nature.

NEON is defined as a colorless odorless gaseous element that give a red glow in a vacuum tube; one of the six inert gasses; occurs in the air in small amounts.

NONE is defined as a canonical hour that is the ninth hour of the day counting from sunrise. It is also defined as a service in the Roman Catholic Church formerly read or chanted at 3 PM (the ninth hour counting from sunrise) but now somewhat earlier. It is also defined as not any.

The word NOOB has no known definition.

NOON is defined as the middle of the day.

OBEY is defined as be obedient to.

OBOE is defined as a slender double-reed instrument; a woodwind with a conical bore and a double-reed mouthpiece.

OGEE is defined as a molding that (in section) has the shape of an S with the convex part above and the concave part below.

OMEN is defined as a sign of something about to happen. It is also defined as indicate, as with a sign or an omen.

YEOMEN is defined as officer in the (ceremonial) bodyguard of the British monarch. It is also defined as in former times was free and cultivated his own land.

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