New York Times NYT Spelling Bee Answers and Solution for February 12, 2021

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Today’s pangram is HALOGEN.

HALOGEN is defined as any of five related nonmetallic elements (fluorine or chlorine or bromine or iodine or astatine) that are all monovalent and readily form negative ions.

AEON is defined as (Gnosticism) a divine power or nature emanating from the Supreme Being and playing various roles in the operation of the universe. It is also defined as an immeasurably long period of time. It is also defined as the longest division of geological time.

AGELONG is defined as lasting through all time.

AGOG is defined as highly excited by eagerness, curiosity, etc..

ALGA is defined as primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.

ALGAE is defined as primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.

ALGAL is defined as of or relating to alga.

ALLEGE is defined as report or maintain.

ALLELE is defined as (genetics) either of a pair (or series) of alternative forms of a gene that can occupy the same locus on a particular chromosome and that control the same character.

ALOE is defined as succulent plants having rosettes of leaves usually with fiber like hemp and spikes of showy flowers; found chiefly in Africa.

ALOHA is defined as an acknowledgment that can be used to say hello or goodbye (aloha is Hawaiian and ciao is Italian).

ALONE is defined as without anybody else or anything else. It is also defined as without any others being included or involved. It is also defined as lacking companions or companionship. It is also defined as exclusive of anyone or anything else. It is also defined as radically distinctive and without equal. It is also defined as isolated from others.

ALONG is defined as with a forward motion.

ANAL is defined as a stage in psychosexual development when the child’s interest is concentrated on the anal region; fixation at this stage is said to result in orderliness, meanness, stubbornness, compulsiveness, etc.. It is also defined as of or related to the anus.

ANALOG is defined as something having the property of being analogous to something else. It is also defined as of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input.

ANGEL is defined as the highest waterfall; has more than one leap; flow varies seasonally. It is also defined as person of exceptional holiness. It is also defined as invests in a theatrical production. It is also defined as spiritual being attendant upon God.

ANGLE is defined as a biased way of looking at or presenting something. It is also defined as seek indirectly. It is also defined as present with a bias. It is also defined as to incline or bend from a vertical position. It is also defined as a member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Saxons and Jutes to become Anglo-Saxons. It is also defined as fish with a hook. It is also defined as move or proceed at an angle. It is also defined as the space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians.

The word ANNAL has no known definition.

ANNEAL is defined as bring to a desired consistency, texture, or hardness by a process of gradually heating and cooling.

ANON is defined as (old-fashioned or informal) in a little while.

EAGLE is defined as shoot two strokes under par. It is also defined as any of various large keen-sighted diurnal birds of prey noted for their broad wings and strong soaring flight. It is also defined as a former gold coin in the United States worth 10 dollars. It is also defined as an emblem representing power. It is also defined as (golf) a score of two strokes under par on a hole. It is also defined as shoot in two strokes under par.

ELAN is defined as distinctive and stylish elegance. It is also defined as a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause). It is also defined as enthusiastic and assured vigor and liveliness.

ENGAGE is defined as consume all of one’s attention or time. It is also defined as carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in. It is also defined as engage or hire for work. It is also defined as give to in marriage. It is also defined as carry on (wars, battles, or campaigns). It is also defined as engage for service under a term of contract. It is also defined as keep engaged. It is also defined as hire for work or assistance. It is also defined as ask to represent; of legal counsel. It is also defined as get caught.

The word ENHALO has no known definition.

GAGA is defined as intensely enthusiastic about or preoccupied with. It is also defined as mentally or physically infirm with age.

GAGE is defined as a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.. It is also defined as street names for marijuana. It is also defined as place a bet on.

GAGGLE is defined as a flock of geese. It is also defined as make a noise characteristic of a goose.

GALA is defined as a gay festivity.

GALE is defined as a strong wind moving 45-90 knots; force 7 to 10 on Beaufort scale.

GALENA is defined as soft blue-grey mineral; lead sulfide; a major source of lead.

GALL is defined as a digestive juice secreted by the liver and stored in the gallbladder; aids in the digestion of fats. It is also defined as an open sore on the back of a horse caused by ill-fitting or badly adjusted saddle. It is also defined as irritate or vex. It is also defined as become or make sore by or as if by rubbing. It is also defined as the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties. It is also defined as a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will. It is also defined as abnormal swelling of plant tissue caused by insects or microorganisms or injury. It is also defined as a skin sore caused by chafing.

GALLEON is defined as a large square-rigged sailing ship with three or more masts; used by the Spanish for commerce and war from the 15th to 18th centuries.

GALLON is defined as United States liquid unit equal to 4 quarts or 3.785 liters. It is also defined as a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 quarts or 4.545 liters.

GANG is defined as an informal body of friends. It is also defined as an organized group of workmen. It is also defined as an association of criminals. It is also defined as act as an organized group. It is also defined as tool consisting of a combination of implements arranged to work together.

GLEAN is defined as gather, as of natural products.

GOAL is defined as the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it. It is also defined as the place designated as the end (as of a race or journey). It is also defined as a successful attempt at scoring. It is also defined as game equipment consisting of the place toward which players of a game try to advance a ball or puck in order to score points.

The word GONNA has no known definition.

HAGGLE is defined as wrangle (over a price, terms of an agreement, etc.). It is also defined as an instance of intense argument (as in bargaining).

HALAL is defined as conforming to dietary laws. It is also defined as (Islam) meat from animals that have been slaughtered in the prescribed way according to the shariah. It is also defined as proper or legitimate.

HALE is defined as prolific United States writer (1822-1909). It is also defined as to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means. It is also defined as United States astronomer who discovered that sunspots are associated with strong magnetic fields (1868-1938). It is also defined as a soldier of the American Revolution who was hanged as a spy by the British; his last words were supposed to have been `I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country’ (1755-1776). It is also defined as draw slowly or heavily. It is also defined as exhibiting or restored to vigorous good health.

HALL is defined as United States chemist who developed an economical method of producing aluminum from bauxite (1863-1914). It is also defined as a large entrance or reception room or area. It is also defined as a college or university building containing living quarters for students. It is also defined as United States child psychologist whose theories of child psychology strongly influenced educational psychology (1844-1924). It is also defined as a large and imposing house. It is also defined as an interior passage or corridor onto which rooms open. It is also defined as English writer whose novel about a lesbian relationship was banned in Britain for many years (1883-1943). It is also defined as the large room of a manor or castle. It is also defined as United States astronomer who discovered Phobos and Deimos (the two satellites of Mars) (1829-1907). It is also defined as United States explorer who led three expeditions to the Arctic (1821-1871). It is also defined as a large building for meetings or entertainment. It is also defined as a large building used by a college or university for teaching or research. It is also defined as a large room for gatherings or entertainment.

HALO is defined as an indication of radiant light drawn around the head of a saint. It is also defined as a toroidal shape. It is also defined as a circle of light around the sun or moon.

HANG is defined as fall or flow in a certain way. It is also defined as give heed (to). It is also defined as cause to be hanging or suspended. It is also defined as a special way of doing something. It is also defined as hold on tightly or tenaciously. It is also defined as kill by hanging. It is also defined as a gymnastic exercise performed on the rings or horizontal bar or parallel bars when the gymnast’s weight is supported by the arms. It is also defined as be exhibited. It is also defined as be menacing, burdensome, or oppressive. It is also defined as be placed in position as by a hinge. It is also defined as be suspended or hanging. It is also defined as decorate or furnish with something suspended. It is also defined as let drop or droop. It is also defined as place in position as by a hinge so as to allow free movement in one direction. It is also defined as prevent from reaching a verdict, of a jury. It is also defined as suspend (meat) in order to get a gamey taste. It is also defined as the way a garment hangs. It is also defined as be suspended or poised.

HEAL is defined as provide a cure for, make healthy again. It is also defined as heal or recover. It is also defined as get healthy again.

HENNA is defined as apply henna to one’s hair. It is also defined as a reddish brown dye used especially on hair.

HOGAN is defined as United States golfer who won many major golf tournaments (1912-1997). It is also defined as a Navajo lodge covered with earth; traditionally built with the entrance facing east.

LAGOON is defined as a body of water cut off from a larger body by a reef of sand or coral.

LANE is defined as a narrow way or road. It is also defined as a well-defined track or path; for e.g. swimmers or lines of traffic.

LEAN is defined as lacking excess flesh. It is also defined as the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical. It is also defined as containing little excess. It is also defined as have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined. It is also defined as cause to lean to the side. It is also defined as to incline or bend from a vertical position. It is also defined as cause to lean or incline. It is also defined as not profitable or prosperous. It is also defined as rely on for support. It is also defined as lacking in mineral content or combustible material.

LEGAL is defined as having legal efficacy or force. It is also defined as allowed by official rules. It is also defined as established by or founded upon law or official or accepted rules. It is also defined as of or relating to jurisprudence. It is also defined as relating to or characteristic of the profession of law.

LLANO is defined as an extensive grassy and nearly treeless plain (especially in Latin America).

LOAN is defined as a word borrowed from another language; e.g. `blitz’ is a German word borrowed into modern English. It is also defined as give temporarily; let have for a limited time. It is also defined as the temporary provision of money (usually at interest).

LONGAN is defined as tree of southeastern Asia to Australia grown primarily for its sweet edible fruit resembling litchi nuts; sometimes placed in genera Euphorbia or Nephelium.

NAAN is defined as leavened bread baked in a clay oven in India; usually shaped like a teardrop.

The word NANA has no known definition.

NONAGON is defined as a nine-sided polygon.

The word NONAGONAL has no known definition.

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