New York Times NYT Spelling Bee Answers and Solution for October 23, 2021

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Today’s pangrams are HEADPIN, PINHEAD, and PINHEADED.

HEADPIN is defined as the front bowling pin in the triangular arrangement of ten pins.

PINHEAD is defined as an ignorant or foolish person. It is also defined as the head of a pin.

The word PINHEADED has no known definition.

The word ADDED has no known definition.

ADDEND is defined as a number that is added to another number (the augend).

ADDENDA is defined as textual matter that is added onto a publication; usually at the end.

ADENINE is defined as (biochemistry) purine base found in DNA and RNA; pairs with thymine in DNA and with uracil in RNA.

AHEAD is defined as having the leading position or higher score in a contest. It is also defined as leading or ahead in a competition. It is also defined as at or in the front. It is also defined as in a forward direction. It is also defined as ahead of time; in anticipation. It is also defined as toward the future; forward in time.

AIDE is defined as an officer who acts as military assistant to a more senior officer. It is also defined as someone who acts as assistant.

AIDED is defined as having help; often used as a combining form.

The word APED has no known definition.

APHID is defined as any of various small plant-sucking insects.

APIAN is defined as relating to or having the characteristics of bees.

APNEA is defined as transient cessation of respiration.

APPEND is defined as state or say further. It is also defined as add to the very end. It is also defined as fix to; attach.

The word APPENDED has no known definition.

DAPHNE is defined as any of several ornamental shrubs with shiny mostly evergreen leaves and clusters of small bell-shaped flowers. It is also defined as (Greek mythology) a nymph who was transformed into a laurel tree to escape the amorous Apollo.

The word DAPPED has no known definition.

DEAD is defined as devoid of physical sensation; numb. It is also defined as (followed by `to’) not showing human feeling or sensitivity; unresponsive. It is also defined as very tired. It is also defined as drained of electric charge; discharged. It is also defined as not circulating or flowing. It is also defined as quickly and without warning. It is also defined as completely and without qualification; used informally as intensifiers. It is also defined as not yielding a return. It is also defined as a time when coldness (or some other quality associated with death) is intense. It is also defined as devoid of activity. It is also defined as lacking acoustic resonance. It is also defined as lacking resilience or bounce. It is also defined as no longer having force or relevance. It is also defined as no longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life. It is also defined as not showing characteristics of life especially the capacity to sustain life; no longer exerting force or having energy or heat. It is also defined as not surviving in active use. It is also defined as out of use or operation because of a fault or breakdown. It is also defined as people who are no longer living. It is also defined as physically inactive. It is also defined as the complete stoppage of an action. It is also defined as unerringly accurate.

DEADEN is defined as make less lively, intense, or vigorous; impair in vigor, force, activity, or sensation. It is also defined as cut a girdle around so as to kill by interrupting the circulation of water and nutrients. It is also defined as make vague or obscure or make (an image) less visible. It is also defined as become lifeless, less lively, intense, or active; lose life, force, or vigor. It is also defined as convert (metallic mercury) into a grey powder consisting of minute globules, as by shaking with chalk or fatty oil. It is also defined as lessen the momentum or velocity of. It is also defined as make vapid or deprive of spirit.

DEADENED is defined as devoid of physical sensation; numb. It is also defined as made or become less intense.

DEADHEAD is defined as a nonenterprising person who is not paying his way. It is also defined as a train or bus or taxi traveling empty.

The word DEADHEADED has no known definition.

DEADPAN is defined as deliberately impassive in manner.

The word DEADPANNED has no known definition.

DEAN is defined as United States film actor whose moody rebellious roles made him a cult figure (1931-1955). It is also defined as a man who is the senior member of a group. It is also defined as an administrator in charge of a division of a university or college. It is also defined as (Roman Catholic Church) the head of the College of Cardinals.

ENNEAD is defined as the cardinal number that is the sum of eight and one.

HAND is defined as the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb. It is also defined as a hired laborer on a farm or ranch. It is also defined as place into the hands or custody of. It is also defined as something written by hand. It is also defined as a card player in a game of bridge. It is also defined as the cards held in a card game by a given player at any given time. It is also defined as physical assistance. It is also defined as ability. It is also defined as a member of the crew of a ship. It is also defined as a position given by its location to the side of an object. It is also defined as a rotating pointer on the face of a timepiece. It is also defined as a round of applause to signify approval. It is also defined as a unit of length equal to 4 inches; used in measuring horses. It is also defined as guide or conduct or usher somewhere. It is also defined as one of two sides of an issue. It is also defined as terminal part of the forelimb in certain vertebrates (e.g. apes or kangaroos).

HANDED is defined as having or involving the use of hands.

HAPPEN is defined as come upon, as if by accident; meet with. It is also defined as come into being; become reality. It is also defined as come to pass. It is also defined as happen, occur, or be the case in the course of events or by chance. It is also defined as chance to be or do something, without intention or causation.

The word HAPPENED has no known definition.

HEAD is defined as (computer science) a tiny electromagnetic coil and metal pole used to write and read magnetic patterns on a disk. It is also defined as be in charge of. It is also defined as a person who is in charge. It is also defined as that which is responsible for one’s thoughts, feelings, and conscious brain functions; the seat of the faculty of reason. It is also defined as be the first or leading member of (a group) and excel. It is also defined as the educator who has executive authority for a school. It is also defined as the upper part of the human body or the front part of the body in animals; contains the face and brains. It is also defined as travel in front of; go in advance of others. It is also defined as the part in the front or nearest the viewer. It is also defined as a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about. It is also defined as a V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer. It is also defined as a difficult juncture. It is also defined as forward movement. It is also defined as oral stimulation of the genitals. It is also defined as a dense cluster of flowers or foliage. It is also defined as the subject matter at issue. It is also defined as direct the course; determine the direction of travelling. It is also defined as the source of water from which a stream arises. It is also defined as a natural elevation (especially a rocky one that juts out into the sea). It is also defined as (grammar) the word in a grammatical constituent that plays the same grammatical role as the whole constituent. It is also defined as a membrane that is stretched taut over a drum. It is also defined as an individual person. It is also defined as a projection out from one end. It is also defined as a rounded compact mass. It is also defined as a single domestic animal. It is also defined as a user of (usually soft) drugs. It is also defined as be in the front of or on top of. It is also defined as form a head or come or grow to a head. It is also defined as (nautical) a toilet on board a boat or ship. It is also defined as remove the head of. It is also defined as take its rise. It is also defined as that part of a skeletal muscle that is away from the bone that it moves. It is also defined as the foam or froth that accumulates at the top when you pour an effervescent liquid into a container. It is also defined as the front of a military formation or procession. It is also defined as the length or height based on the size of a human or animal head. It is also defined as the pressure exerted by a fluid. It is also defined as the rounded end of a bone that fits into a rounded cavity in another bone to form a joint. It is also defined as the striking part of a tool. It is also defined as the tip of an abscess (where the pus accumulates). It is also defined as the top of something. It is also defined as to go or travel towards. It is also defined as (usually plural) the obverse side of a coin that usually bears the representation of a person’s head.

HEADED is defined as having a heading or course in a certain direction. It is also defined as having a head of a specified kind or anything that serves as a head; often used in combination. It is also defined as of leafy vegetables; having formed into a head. It is also defined as having a heading or caption.

HEAP is defined as a car that is old and unreliable. It is also defined as arrange in stacks. It is also defined as (often followed by `of’) a large number or amount or extent. It is also defined as a collection of objects laid on top of each other. It is also defined as bestow in large quantities. It is also defined as fill to overflow.

The word HEAPED has no known definition.

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

The word HENNAED has no known definition.

IDEA is defined as (music) melodic subject of a musical composition. It is also defined as an approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth. It is also defined as the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about. It is also defined as your intention; what you intend to do. It is also defined as a personal view.

INANE is defined as extremely silly or stupid.

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

NADA is defined as a quantity of no importance.

NAIAD is defined as submerged aquatic plant having narrow leaves and small flowers; of fresh or brackish water. It is also defined as (Greek mythology) a nymph of lakes and springs and rivers and fountains.

The word NANA has no known definition.

The word NANNIED has no known definition.

NAPE is defined as the back side of the neck.

NAPPED is defined as (of fabrics) having soft nap produced by brushing.

NEAP is defined as a less than average tide occurring at the first and third quarters of the moon.

PADDED is defined as softened by the addition of cushions or padding.

PAEAN is defined as a formal expression of praise. It is also defined as (ancient Greece) a hymn of praise (especially one sung in ancient Greece to invoke or thank a deity).

PAID is defined as involving gainful employment in something often done as a hobby. It is also defined as yielding a fair profit. It is also defined as marked by the reception of pay.

PAIN is defined as cause emotional anguish or make miserable. It is also defined as a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder. It is also defined as cause bodily suffering to and make sick or indisposed. It is also defined as emotional distress; a fundamental feeling that people try to avoid. It is also defined as a somatic sensation of acute discomfort. It is also defined as something or someone that causes trouble; a source of unhappiness. It is also defined as a bothersome annoying person.

PAINED is defined as emotionally hurt or upset or annoyed.

PANDA is defined as large black-and-white herbivorous mammal of bamboo forests of China and Tibet; in some classifications considered a member of the bear family or of a separate family Ailuropodidae. It is also defined as reddish-brown Old World raccoon-like carnivore; in some classifications considered unrelated to the giant pandas.

PANE is defined as street name for lysergic acid diethylamide. It is also defined as sheet glass cut in shapes for windows or doors. It is also defined as a panel or section of panels in a wall or door.

The word PANED has no known definition.

PANINI is defined as Indian grammarian whose grammatical rules for Sanskrit are the first known example of descriptive linguistics (circa 400 BC).

The word PANNED has no known definition.

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

PEAHEN is defined as female peafowl.

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