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Today’s pangram is EXULTANT.
EXULTANT is defined as joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success.
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.
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.
ANNEX is defined as an addition that extends a main building. It is also defined as attach to. It is also defined as take (territory) as if by conquest.
ANNUAL is defined as a reference book that is published regularly once every year. It is also defined as occurring or payable every year. It is also defined as completing its life cycle within a year. It is also defined as (botany) a plant that completes its entire life cycle within the space of a year.
ANNUL is defined as cancel officially. It is also defined as declare invalid.
ANTE is defined as place one’s stake. It is also defined as (poker) the initial contribution that each player makes to the pot.
ANTENATAL is defined as occurring or existing before birth.
ANTENNA is defined as one of a pair of mobile appendages on the head of e.g. insects and crustaceans; typically sensitive to touch and taste. It is also defined as sensitivity similar to that of a receptor organ. It is also defined as an electrical device that sends or receives radio or television signals.
The word ANTENNAE has no known definition.
ATTENUATE is defined as weaken the consistency of (a chemical substance). It is also defined as reduced in strength. It is also defined as become weaker, in strength, value, or magnitude.
ATTUNE is defined as adjust or accustom to; bring into harmony with.
AUNT is defined as the sister of your father or mother; the wife of your uncle.
The word EATEN has no known definition.
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.
ENTENTE is defined as a friendly understanding between political powers. It is also defined as an informal alliance between countries.
The word EXEUNT has no known definition.
EXTANT is defined as still in existence; not extinct or destroyed or lost.
EXTENT is defined as the distance or area or volume over which something extends. It is also defined as the point or degree to which something extends.
EXTENUATE is defined as lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of.
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.
LANTANA is defined as a flowering shrub.
LATEEN is defined as rigged with a triangular (lateen) sail. It is also defined as a triangular fore-and-aft sail used especially in the Mediterranean.
The word LATEN has no known definition.
LATENT is defined as (pathology) not presently active. It is also defined as potentially existing but not presently evident or realized.
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.
The word LEANT has no known definition.
LENT is defined as a period of 40 weekdays from Ash Wednesday to Holy Saturday.
LUNA is defined as (Roman mythology) the goddess of the Moon; counterpart of Greek Selene.
LUNATE is defined as resembling the new moon in shape.
The word LUNE has no known definition.
LUNETTE is defined as oval or circular opening; to allow light into a dome or vault. It is also defined as temporary fortification like a detached bastion.
LUNULA is defined as the crescent-shaped area at the base of the human fingernail. It is also defined as a crescent-shaped metal ornament of the Bronze Age.
The word LUNULAE has no known definition.
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.
NATAL is defined as a region of eastern South Africa on the Indian Ocean. It is also defined as a port city in northeastern Brazil. It is also defined as relating to or accompanying birth. It is also defined as of or relating to the buttocks.
The word NATANT has no known definition.
NEAT is defined as free from clumsiness; precisely or deftly executed. It is also defined as clean or organized. It is also defined as superficially impressive, but lacking depth and attention to the true complexities of a subject. It is also defined as very good. It is also defined as (of an alcoholic drink) without water. It is also defined as showing care in execution.
NEATEN is defined as put (things or places) in order. It is also defined as care for one’s external appearance.
The word NENE has no known definition.
NETTLE is defined as sting with or as with nettles and cause a stinging pain or sensation. It is also defined as cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations. It is also defined as any of numerous plants having stinging hairs that cause skin irritation on contact (especially of the genus Urtica or family Urticaceae).
NEXT is defined as immediately following in time or order. It is also defined as (of elected officers) elected but not yet serving. It is also defined as nearest in space or position; immediately adjoining without intervening space. It is also defined as (of a day of the week) nearest (or nearest but one) after the present moment.
NULL is defined as lacking any legal or binding force. It is also defined as a quantity of no importance.
TALENT is defined as natural abilities or qualities. It is also defined as a person who possesses unusual innate ability in some field or activity.
TAUNT is defined as aggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing. It is also defined as harass with persistent criticism or carping.
TAUTEN is defined as make taut or tauter. It is also defined as become taut or tauter.
TEEN is defined as being of the age 13 through 19. It is also defined as a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity.
The word TELNET has no known definition.
TENANT is defined as someone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else. It is also defined as a holder of buildings or lands by any kind of title (as ownership or lease). It is also defined as any occupant who dwells in a place. It is also defined as occupy as a tenant.
TENET is defined as a religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof.
TENT is defined as a portable shelter (usually of canvas stretched over supporting poles and fastened to the ground with ropes and pegs). It is also defined as live in or as if in a tent. It is also defined as a web that resembles a tent or carpet.
TUNA is defined as tropical American prickly pear of Jamaica. It is also defined as important warm-water fatty fish of the genus Thunnus of the family Scombridae; usually served as steaks. It is also defined as New Zealand eel. It is also defined as any very large marine food and game fish of the genus Thunnus; related to mackerel; chiefly of warm waters.
TUNE is defined as adjust the pitches of (musical instruments). It is also defined as adjust for (better) functioning. It is also defined as a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence. It is also defined as the adjustment of a radio receiver or other circuit to a required frequency. It is also defined as the property of producing accurately a note of a given pitch.
TUNNEL is defined as move through by or as by digging. It is also defined as a hole made by an animal, usually for shelter. It is also defined as a passageway through or under something, usually underground (especially one for trains or cars). It is also defined as force a way through.
ULNA is defined as the inner and longer of the two bones of the human forearm.
The word ULNAE has no known definition.
The word UNEATEN has no known definition.
The word UNLET has no known definition.
UNTUNE is defined as cause to lose one’s composure. It is also defined as cause to be out of tune.
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