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

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Today’s pangrams are DEATHLY and HEATEDLY.

DEATHLY is defined as having the physical appearance of death. It is also defined as causing or capable of causing death. It is also defined as to an extreme degree.

HEATEDLY is defined as in a heated manner.

ALDEHYDE is defined as any of a class of highly reactive chemical compounds; used in making resins and dyes and organic acids.

ALLAY is defined as satisfy (thirst). It is also defined as lessen the intensity of or calm.

The word ALLAYED has no known definition.

ALLEY is defined as a narrow street with walls on both sides. It is also defined as a lane down which a bowling ball is rolled toward pins.

ALLY is defined as an associate who provides cooperation or assistance. It is also defined as a friendly nation. It is also defined as become an ally or associate, as by a treaty or marriage.

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

DALLY is defined as talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions. It is also defined as consider not very seriously. It is also defined as waste time. It is also defined as behave carelessly or indifferently.

DEADEYE is defined as a dead shot. It is also defined as (nautical) a round hardwood disk with holes and a grooved perimeter used to tighten a shroud.

DEADLY is defined as (used as intensives) extremely. It is also defined as causing or capable of causing death. It is also defined as involving loss of divine grace or spiritual death. It is also defined as of an instrument of certain death. It is also defined as extremely poisonous or injurious; producing venom. It is also defined as exceedingly harmful. It is also defined as as if dead. It is also defined as (of a disease) having a rapid course and violent effect.

DELAY is defined as cause to be slowed down or delayed. It is also defined as time during which some action is awaited. It is also defined as slow the growth or development of. It is also defined as the act of delaying; inactivity resulting in something being put off until a later time. It is also defined as stop or halt. It is also defined as act later than planned, scheduled, or required.

DELAYED is defined as not as far along as normal in development.

DYAD is defined as two items of the same kind.

DYED is defined as (used of color) artificially produced; not natural.

EDDY is defined as flow in a circular current, of liquids. It is also defined as a miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself. It is also defined as founder of Christian Science in 1866 (1821-1910).

The word EELY has no known definition.

The word ELATEDLY has no known definition.

ETHYL is defined as the univalent hydrocarbon radical C2H5 derived from ethane by the removal of one hydrogen atom.

EYED is defined as having an eye or eyes or eyelike feature especially as specified; often used in combination.

EYELET is defined as fastener consisting of a metal ring for lining a small hole to permit the attachment of cords or lines. It is also defined as a small hole (usually round and finished around the edges) in cloth or leather for the passage of a cord or hook or bar.

The word EYETEETH has no known definition.

HEADY is defined as extremely exciting as if by alcohol or a narcotic. It is also defined as marked by defiant disregard for danger or consequences. It is also defined as marked by the exercise of good judgment or common sense in practical matters.

HEALTHY is defined as promoting health; healthful. It is also defined as large in amount or extent or degree. It is also defined as exercising or showing good judgment. It is also defined as financially secure and functioning well. It is also defined as having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease.

HEYDAY is defined as the period of greatest prosperity or productivity.

LADY is defined as a woman of refinement. It is also defined as a woman of the peerage in Britain. It is also defined as a polite name for any woman.

LATELY is defined as in the recent past.

LAYETTE is defined as kit consisting of a complete outfit (clothing and accessories) for a new baby.

The word LETHALLY has no known definition.

TALLY is defined as gain points in a game. It is also defined as keep score, as in games. It is also defined as determine the sum of. It is also defined as a bill for an amount due. It is also defined as a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely. It is also defined as the act of counting; reciting numbers in ascending order. It is also defined as be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics.

TATTY is defined as tastelessly showy. It is also defined as showing signs of wear and tear.

TEDDY is defined as plaything consisting of a child’s toy bear (usually plush and stuffed with soft materials). It is also defined as a woman’s sleeveless undergarment.

THEY is defined as The plural of he, she, or it. They is never used adjectively, but always as a pronoun proper, and sometimes refers to persons without an antecedent expressed..

YEAH is defined as not only so, but.

YELL is defined as utter a sudden loud cry. It is also defined as utter or declare in a very loud voice. It is also defined as a loud utterance of emotion (especially when inarticulate). It is also defined as a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition.

YELLED is defined as in a vehement outcry.

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