New York Times NYT Spelling Bee Answers and Solution for May 27, 2021

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Today’s pangram is PAINFUL.

PAINFUL is defined as causing physical discomfort. It is also defined as causing misery or pain or distress. It is also defined as exceptionally bad or displeasing. It is also defined as causing physical or psychological pain.

ALFALFA is defined as important European leguminous forage plant with trifoliate leaves and blue-violet flowers grown widely as a pasture and hay crop. It is also defined as leguminous plant grown for hay or forage.

FAIL is defined as disappoint, prove undependable to; abandon, forsake. It is also defined as be unsuccessful. It is also defined as fail to do something; leave something undone. It is also defined as stop operating or functioning. It is also defined as prove insufficient. It is also defined as fail to get a passing grade. It is also defined as fall short in what is expected. It is also defined as get worse. It is also defined as judge unacceptable. It is also defined as be unable. It is also defined as become bankrupt or insolvent; fail financially and close.

FALL is defined as move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way. It is also defined as the act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions). It is also defined as come into the possession of. It is also defined as when a wrestler’s shoulders are forced to the mat. It is also defined as fall from clouds. It is also defined as lose an upright position suddenly. It is also defined as a sudden decline in strength or number or importance. It is also defined as fall or flow in a certain way. It is also defined as fall to somebody by assignment or lot. It is also defined as a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity. It is also defined as a free and rapid descent by the force of gravity. It is also defined as touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly. It is also defined as decrease in size, extent, or range. It is also defined as come as if by falling. It is also defined as a downward slope or bend. It is also defined as the season when the leaves fall from the trees. It is also defined as the time of day immediately following sunset. It is also defined as a sudden drop from an upright position. It is also defined as come under, be classified or included. It is also defined as be inherited by. It is also defined as a lapse into sin; a loss of innocence or of chastity. It is also defined as a movement downward. It is also defined as assume a disappointed or sad expression. It is also defined as be born, used chiefly of lambs. It is also defined as be captured. It is also defined as be cast down. It is also defined as be due. It is also defined as begin vigorously. It is also defined as come out; issue. It is also defined as descend in free fall under the influence of gravity. It is also defined as die, as in battle or in a hunt. It is also defined as drop oneself to a lower or less erect position. It is also defined as go as if by falling. It is also defined as lose office or power. It is also defined as lose one’s chastity. It is also defined as move in a specified direction. It is also defined as occur at a specified time or place. It is also defined as pass suddenly and passively into a state of body or mind. It is also defined as slope downward. It is also defined as suffer defeat, failure, or ruin. It is also defined as the lapse of mankind into sinfulness because of the sin of Adam and Eve. It is also defined as to be given by assignment or distribution. It is also defined as to be given by right or inheritance. It is also defined as yield to temptation or sin.

FAUN is defined as ancient Italian deity in human shape, with horns, pointed ears and a goat’s tail; equivalent to Greek satyr.

FAUNA is defined as a living organism characterized by voluntary movement. It is also defined as all the animal life in a particular region or period.

The word FAUNAL has no known definition.

FILIAL is defined as designating the generation or the sequence of generations following the parental generation. It is also defined as relating to or characteristic of or befitting an offspring.

FILL is defined as make full, also in a metaphorical sense. It is also defined as any material that fills a space or container. It is also defined as occupy the whole of. It is also defined as become full. It is also defined as fill, satisfy or meet a want or need or condtion ro restriction. It is also defined as assume, as of positions or roles. It is also defined as eat until one is sated. It is also defined as fill to satisfaction. It is also defined as appoint someone to (a position or a job). It is also defined as a quantity sufficient to satisfy. It is also defined as plug with a substance.

FILLIP is defined as anything that tends to arouse.

FINAL is defined as not to be altered or undone. It is also defined as an examination administered at the end of an academic term. It is also defined as occurring at or forming an end or termination. It is also defined as conclusive in a process or progression. It is also defined as the final match between the winners of all previous matches in an elimination tournament.

FINIAL is defined as an ornament at the top of a spire or gable; usually a foliated fleur-de-lis.

FLAIL is defined as move like a flail; thresh about. It is also defined as give a thrashing to; beat hard. It is also defined as an implement consisting of handle with a free swinging stick at the end; used in manual threshing.

FLAN is defined as open pastry filled with fruit or custard.

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.

FLIP is defined as the act of flipping a coin. It is also defined as look through a book or other written material. It is also defined as reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action). It is also defined as an acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return. It is also defined as cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation. It is also defined as (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team. It is also defined as lightly throw to see which side comes up. It is also defined as turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse. It is also defined as react in an excited, delighted, or surprised way. It is also defined as marked by casual disrespect. It is also defined as go mad, go crazy. It is also defined as throw or toss with a light motion. It is also defined as toss with a sharp movement so as to cause to turn over in the air. It is also defined as cause to move with a flick. It is also defined as a dive in which the diver somersaults before entering the water. It is also defined as a sudden, quick movement. It is also defined as hot or cold alcoholic mixed drink containing a beaten egg. It is also defined as move with a flick or light motion.

FLUFF is defined as something of little value or significance. It is also defined as make a mess of, destroy or ruin. It is also defined as erect or fluff up. It is also defined as ruffle (one’s hair) by combing the ends towards the scalp, for a full effect. It is also defined as a blunder (especially an actor’s forgetting the lines). It is also defined as any light downy material.

FULFILL is defined as fill, satisfy or meet a want or need or condtion ro restriction. It is also defined as meet the requirements or expectations of. It is also defined as put in effect.

FULL is defined as increase in phase. It is also defined as the time when the Moon is fully illuminated. It is also defined as to the greatest degree or extent; completely or entirely; (`full’ in this sense is used as a combining form). It is also defined as constituting the full quantity or extent; complete. It is also defined as having the normally expected amount. It is also defined as complete in extent or degree and in every particular. It is also defined as having ample fabric. It is also defined as filled to satisfaction with food or drink. It is also defined as being at a peak or culminating point. It is also defined as beat for the purpose of cleaning and thickening. It is also defined as containing as much or as many as is possible or normal. It is also defined as make (a garment) fuller by pleating or gathering. It is also defined as (of sound) having marked deepness and body.

The word INFILL has no known definition.

NAIF is defined as marked by or showing unaffected simplicity and lack of guile or worldly experience. It is also defined as a naive or inexperienced person.

PILAF is defined as rice cooked in well-seasoned broth with onions or celery and usually poultry or game or shellfish and sometimes tomatoes.

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.

PUFFIN is defined as any of two genera of northern seabirds having short necks and brightly colored compressed bills.

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One Comment

  1. Hi-
    This puzzle was painful. I got that, but was only at 68, but gave myself an extra point for “luff”. For the first time, I believe I found a word that I see no reason for exclusion from your wordlist. So, I gave myself bonus points, and decided I was clearly a genius!

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