New York Times Spelling Bee Answers and Solution for October 10, 2020

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Today’s pangram is PLATEFUL.

PLATEFUL is defined as the quantity contained in a plate.

APPALL is defined as strike with disgust or revulsion. It is also defined as fill with apprehension or alarm; cause to be unpleasantly surprised.

APPEAL is defined as attractiveness that interests or pleases or stimulates. It is also defined as request for a sum of money. It is also defined as earnest or urgent request. It is also defined as be attractive to. It is also defined as request earnestly (something from somebody); ask for aid or protection. It is also defined as cite as an authority; resort to. It is also defined as challenge (a decision). It is also defined as (law) a legal proceeding in which the appellant resorts to a higher court for the purpose of obtaining a review of a lower court decision and a reversal of the lower court’s judgment or the granting of a new trial. It is also defined as take a court case to a higher court for review.

APPELLATE is defined as of or relating to or taking account of appeals (usually legal appeals).

The word APPELLEE has no known definition.

APPLE is defined as native Eurasian tree widely cultivated in many varieties for its firm rounded edible fruits. It is also defined as fruit with red or yellow or green skin and sweet to tart crisp whitish flesh.

APPLET is defined as a Java application; an application program that uses the client’s web browser to provide a user interface.

EPAULET is defined as adornment consisting of an ornamental cloth pad worn on the shoulder.

EPEE is defined as a fencing sword similar to a foil but with a heavier blade.

FLAP is defined as the motion made by flapping up and down. It is also defined as a movable airfoil that is part of an aircraft wing; used to increase lift or drag. It is also defined as move with a flapping motion. It is also defined as make a fuss; be agitated. It is also defined as an excited state of agitation. It is also defined as move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion. It is also defined as move with a thrashing motion. It is also defined as a movable piece of tissue partly connected to the body. It is also defined as any broad thin and limber covering attached at one edge; hangs loose or projects freely. It is also defined as move noisily. It is also defined as pronounce with a flap, of alveolar sounds.

LAPEL is defined as lap at the front of a coat; continuation of the coat collar.

LEAP is defined as a light, self-propelled movement upwards or forwards. It is also defined as cause to jump or leap. It is also defined as pass abruptly from one state or topic to another. It is also defined as a sudden and decisive increase. It is also defined as an abrupt transition. It is also defined as move forward by leaps and bounds. It is also defined as jump down from an elevated point. It is also defined as the distance leaped (or to be leaped).

The word LEAPT has no known definition.

LETUP is defined as a pause during which things are calm or activities are diminished.

PAELLA is defined as saffron-flavored dish made of rice with shellfish and chicken.

PALATAL is defined as relating to or lying near the palate. It is also defined as produced with the front of the tongue near or touching the hard palate (as `y’) or with the blade of the tongue near the hard palate (as `ch’ in `chin’ or `j’ in `gin’). It is also defined as a semivowel produced with the tongue near the palate (like the initial sound in the English word `yeast’).

PALATE is defined as the upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities.

PALE is defined as abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress. It is also defined as a wooden strip forming part of a fence. It is also defined as turn pale, as if in fear. It is also defined as (of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble. It is also defined as lacking in vitality or interest or effectiveness. It is also defined as not full or rich. It is also defined as very light colored; highly diluted with white.

PALETTE is defined as one of the rounded armor plates at the armpits of a suit of armor. It is also defined as board that provides a flat surface on which artists mix paints and the range of colors used. It is also defined as the range of colour characteristic of a particular artist or painting or school of art.

PALL is defined as lose interest or become bored with something or somebody. It is also defined as become less interesting or attractive. It is also defined as cause surfeit through excess though initially pleasing. It is also defined as a sudden numbing dread. It is also defined as lose sparkle or bouquet. It is also defined as cause to lose courage. It is also defined as hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window). It is also defined as burial garment in which a corpse is wrapped. It is also defined as cause to become flat. It is also defined as cover with a pall. It is also defined as lose strength or effectiveness; become or appear boring, insipid, or tiresome (to).

PALLET is defined as board that provides a flat surface on which artists mix paints and the range of colors used. It is also defined as the range of colour characteristic of a particular artist or painting or school of art. It is also defined as a hand tool with a flat blade used by potters for mixing and shaping clay. It is also defined as a mattress filled with straw or a pad made of quilts; used as a bed. It is also defined as a portable platform for storing or moving goods that are stacked on it.

The word PALP has no known definition.

PALPATE is defined as examine (a body part) by palpation.

PAPA is defined as an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk.

PAPAL is defined as proceeding from or ordered by or subject to a pope or the papacy regarded as the successor of the Apostles.

PATE is defined as the top of the head. It is also defined as liver or meat or fowl finely minced or ground and variously seasoned.

PATELLA is defined as a small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that protects the knee joint. It is also defined as type genus of the family Patellidae: common European limpets.

The word PATELLAE has no known definition.

PEAL is defined as a deep prolonged sound (as of thunder or large bells). It is also defined as sound loudly and sonorously. It is also defined as ring recurrently.

PEAT is defined as partially carbonized vegetable matter saturated with water; can be used as a fuel when dried.

PEEL is defined as British politician (1788-1850). It is also defined as the rind of a fruit or vegetable. It is also defined as come off in flakes or thin small pieces. It is also defined as strip the skin off. It is also defined as get undressed.

PEEP is defined as a secret look. It is also defined as the short weak cry of a young bird. It is also defined as make high-pitched sounds. It is also defined as appear as though from hiding. It is also defined as cause to appear. It is also defined as look furtively. It is also defined as speak in a hesitant and high-pitched tone of voice.

PELF is defined as informal terms for money.

PELLET is defined as a solid missile discharged from a firearm. It is also defined as a small sphere.

PELT is defined as attack and bombard with or as if with missiles. It is also defined as the dressed hairy coat of a mammal. It is also defined as rain heavily. It is also defined as body covering of a living animal. It is also defined as cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile.

PETAL is defined as part of the perianth that is usually brightly colored.

The word PFFT has no known definition.

PLAT is defined as make a plat of. It is also defined as a map showing planned or actual features of an area (streets and building lots etc.).

PLATE is defined as (baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score. It is also defined as a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners). It is also defined as a flat sheet of metal or glass on which a photographic image can be recorded. It is also defined as a shallow receptacle for collection in church. It is also defined as the quantity contained in a plate. It is also defined as a dental appliance that artificially replaces missing teeth. It is also defined as a rigid layer of the Earth’s crust that is believed to drift slowly. It is also defined as a full-page illustration (usually on slick paper). It is also defined as a main course served on a plate. It is also defined as any flat platelike body structure or part. It is also defined as a sheet of metal or wood or glass or plastic. It is also defined as coat with a layer of metal. It is also defined as dish on which food is served or from which food is eaten. It is also defined as structural member consisting of a horizontal beam that provides bearing and anchorage. It is also defined as the positively charged electrode in a vacuum tube. It is also defined as the thin under portion of the forequarter.

PLATEAU is defined as a relatively flat highland.

PLATELET is defined as tiny bits of protoplasm found in vertebrate blood; essential for blood clotting.

PLEA is defined as a humble request for help from someone in authority. It is also defined as an answer indicating why a suit should be dismissed. It is also defined as (law) a defendant’s answer by a factual matter (as distinguished from a demurrer).

PLEAT is defined as any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape. It is also defined as pleat or gather into a ruffle. It is also defined as fold into pleats.

PUFF is defined as suck in or take (air). It is also defined as blow hard and loudly. It is also defined as a short light gust of air. It is also defined as to swell or cause to enlarge. It is also defined as a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke). It is also defined as a soft spherical object made from fluffy fibers; for applying powder to the skin. It is also defined as bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together. It is also defined as smoke and exhale strongly. It is also defined as gathered for protruding fullness. It is also defined as forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth. It is also defined as breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted. It is also defined as praise extravagantly. It is also defined as thick cushion used as a seat. It is also defined as a light inflated pastry or puff shell. It is also defined as exaggerated praise (as for promotional purposes). It is also defined as make proud or conceited. It is also defined as speak in a blustering or scornful manner.

PULE is defined as cry weakly or softly.

PULL is defined as strip of feathers. It is also defined as a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments. It is also defined as perform an act, usually with a negative connotation. It is also defined as remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense. It is also defined as special advantage or influence. It is also defined as direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes. It is also defined as bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover. It is also defined as a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke). It is also defined as take sides with; align oneself with; show strong sympathy for. It is also defined as tear or be torn violently. It is also defined as cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense. It is also defined as the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you. It is also defined as cause to move by pulling. It is also defined as strain abnormally. It is also defined as a device used for pulling something. It is also defined as apply force so as to cause motion towards the source of the motion. It is also defined as a sustained effort. It is also defined as hit in the direction that the player is facing when carrying through the swing. It is also defined as move into a certain direction. It is also defined as operate when rowing a boat. It is also defined as rein in to keep from winning a race. It is also defined as steer into a certain direction. It is also defined as take away. It is also defined as the force used in pulling.

PULLET is defined as flesh of a medium-sized young chicken suitable for frying. It is also defined as young hen usually less than a year old.

PULP is defined as an inexpensive magazine printed on poor quality paper. It is also defined as a soft moist part of a fruit. It is also defined as any soft or soggy mass. It is also defined as a mixture of cellulose fibers. It is also defined as reduce to pulp. It is also defined as remove the pulp from, as from a fruit. It is also defined as the soft inner part of a tooth.

PUPA is defined as an insect in the inactive stage of development (when it is not feeding) intermediate between larva and adult.

The word PUPAE has no known definition.

PUPAL is defined as of the insects in the chrysalis (cocoon) or post larval stage.

PUPATE is defined as develop into a pupa.

PUPPET is 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 a small figure of a person operated from above with strings by a puppeteer. It is also defined as a doll with a hollow head of a person or animal and a cloth body; intended to fit over the hand and be manipulated with the fingers.

PUTT is defined as hitting a golf ball that is on the green using a putter. It is also defined as hit a putt. It is also defined as strike (a golf ball) lightly, with a putter.

TAPA is defined as a paperlike cloth made in the South Pacific by pounding tapa bark. It is also defined as the thin fibrous bark of the paper mulberry and Pipturus albidus.

TAPE is defined as measuring instrument consisting of a narrow strip (cloth or metal) marked in inches or centimeters and used for measuring lengths. It is also defined as a recording made on magnetic tape. It is also defined as register electronically. It is also defined as record on videotape. It is also defined as memory device consisting of a long thin plastic strip coated with iron oxide; used to record audio or video signals or to store computer information. It is also defined as a long thin piece of cloth or paper as used for binding or fastening. It is also defined as fasten or attach with tape. It is also defined as the finishing line for a foot race.

TAUPE is defined as of something having a dusky brownish grey color. It is also defined as a greyish brown.

TEEPEE is defined as a Native American tent; usually of conical shape.

TEPEE is defined as a Native American tent; usually of conical shape.

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