New York Times NYT Spelling Bee Answers and Solution for April 11, 2022 – NYT Error Post

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Today’s pangram is LAVATORY.

LAVATORY is defined as a room or building equipped with one or more toilets. It is also defined as a toilet that is cleaned of waste by the flow of water through it. It is also defined as a bathroom sink that is permanently installed and connected to a water supply and drainpipe; where you can wash your hands and face.

ALLOT is defined as give out. It is also defined as allow to have. It is also defined as administer or bestow, as in small portions.

ALTAR is defined as the table in Christian churches where communion is given. It is also defined as a raised structure on which gifts or sacrifices to a god are made.

ALTO is defined as the highest adult male singing voice. It is also defined as of or being the lowest female voice. It is also defined as the lowest female singing voice. It is also defined as of or being the highest male voice; having a range above that of tenor. It is also defined as a singer whose voice lies in the alto clef. It is also defined as (of a musical instrument) second highest member of a group. It is also defined as (of a musical instrument) the second highest instrument in a family of musical instruments. It is also defined as the pitch range of the lowest female voice.

AORTA is defined as the large trunk artery that carries blood from the left ventricle of the heart to branch arteries.

AORTAL is defined as of or relating to the aorta.

ARTY is defined as showily imitative of art or artists.

ATOLL is defined as an island consisting of a circular coral reef surrounding a lagoon.

ATTAR is defined as essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.

AVATAR is defined as a new personification of a familiar idea. It is also defined as the manifestation of a Hindu deity (especially Vishnu) in human or superhuman or animal form.

LOOT is defined as goods or money obtained illegally. It is also defined as informal terms for money. It is also defined as take illegally; of intellectual property. It is also defined as steal goods; take as spoils.

LOTTO is defined as a game in which numbered balls are drawn at random and players cover the corresponding numbers on their cards.

LOYALTY is defined as the quality of being loyal. It is also defined as the act of binding yourself (intellectually or emotionally) to a course of action. It is also defined as feelings of allegiance.

The word OATY has no known definition.

ORATOR is defined as a person who delivers a speech or oration.

ORATORY is defined as addressing an audience formally (usually a long and rhetorical address and often pompous).

The word RATATAT has no known definition.

The word RATTLY has no known definition.

RATTY is defined as showing signs of wear and tear. It is also defined as dirty and infested with rats. It is also defined as of or characteristic of rats.

ROOT is defined as a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes. It is also defined as someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent). It is also defined as become settled or established and stable in one’s residence or life style. It is also defined as (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed. It is also defined as the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation. It is also defined as the place where something begins, where it springs into being. It is also defined as dig with the snout. It is also defined as a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number. It is also defined as (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground. It is also defined as cause to take roots. It is also defined as cheer for. It is also defined as come into existence, originate. It is also defined as plant by the roots. It is also defined as take root and begin to grow. It is also defined as the embedded part of a bodily structure such as a tooth, nail, or hair.

ROTARY is defined as a road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island. It is also defined as electrical converter consisting of a synchronous machine that converts alternating to direct current or vice versa. It is also defined as describing a circle; moving in a circle. It is also defined as relating to or characterized by rotation.

The word ROTATOR has no known definition.

ROTATORY is defined as of or relating to or characteristic or causing an axial or orbital turn.

ROTOR is defined as the rotating armature of a motor or generator. It is also defined as rotating mechanism consisting of an assembly of rotating airfoils. It is also defined as the revolving bar of a distributor.

ROYALTY is defined as royal persons collectively. It is also defined as payment to the holder of a patent or copyright or resource for the right to use their property.

TALL is defined as too improbable to admit of belief. It is also defined as lofty in style. It is also defined as a garment size for a tall person. It is also defined as great in vertical dimension; high in stature. It is also defined as impressively difficult.

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.

TARO is defined as herb of the Pacific islands grown throughout the tropics for its edible root and in temperate areas as an ornamental for its large glossy leaves. It is also defined as edible starchy tuberous root of taro plants. It is also defined as tropical starchy tuberous root.

TAROT is defined as any of a set of (usually 78) cards that include 22 cards representing virtues and vices and death and fortune etc.; used for playing card games and for divination by fortunetellers.

TARRY is defined as be about. It is also defined as leave slowly and hesitantly. It is also defined as having the characteristics of pitch or tar.

TART is defined as a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money. It is also defined as harsh. It is also defined as tasting sour like a lemon. It is also defined as a pastry cup with a filling of fruit or custard and no top crust. It is also defined as a small open pie with a fruit filling.

TARTAR is defined as a fiercely vigilant and unpleasant woman. It is also defined as a salt used especially in baking powder. It is also defined as a member of the Mongolian people of central Asia who invaded Russia in the 13th century. It is also defined as an incrustation that forms on the teeth and gums.

TARTLY is defined as in a tart manner.

TATTOO is defined as a design on the skin made by tattooing. It is also defined as a drumbeat or bugle call that signals the military to return to their quarters. It is also defined as stain (skin) with indelible color. It is also defined as the practice of making a design on the skin by pricking and staining.

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

TOLL is defined as value measured by what must be given or done or undergone to obtain something. It is also defined as the sound of a bell being struck. It is also defined as a fee levied for the use of roads or bridges (used for maintenance). It is also defined as charge a fee for using. It is also defined as ring slowly.

TOOL is defined as ride in a car with no particular goal and just for the pleasure of it. It is also defined as the means whereby some act is accomplished. It is also defined as a person who is controlled by others and is used to perform unpleasant or dishonest tasks for someone else. It is also defined as obscene terms for penis. It is also defined as an implement used in the practice of a vocation. It is also defined as drive. It is also defined as furnish with tools. It is also defined as work with a tool.

TOOT is defined as make a loud noise. It is also defined as revelry in drinking; a merry drinking party. It is also defined as a blast of a horn.

The word TORO has no known definition.

TORT is defined as (law) any wrongdoing for which an action for damages may be brought.

TOTAL is defined as determine the sum of. It is also defined as the whole amount. It is also defined as add up in number or quantity. It is also defined as constituting the full quantity or extent; complete. It is also defined as a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers. It is also defined as complete in extent or degree and in every particular. It is also defined as damage beyond the point of repair.

TOTALLY is defined as to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent (`whole’ is often used informally for `wholly’).

TRAY is defined as an open receptacle for holding or displaying or serving articles or food.

TROLL is defined as angling by drawing a baited line through the water. It is also defined as a partsong in which voices follow each other; one voice starts and others join in one after another until all are singing different parts of the song at the same time. It is also defined as a fisherman’s lure that is used in trolling. It is also defined as angle with a hook and line drawn through the water. It is also defined as cause to move round and round. It is also defined as circulate, move around. It is also defined as praise or celebrate in song. It is also defined as (Scandanavian folklore) a supernatural creature (either a dwarf or a giant) that is supposed to live in caves or in the mountains. It is also defined as sing loudly and without inhibition. It is also defined as sing the parts of (a round) in succession. It is also defined as speak or recite rapidly or in a rolling voice.

TROT is defined as run at a moderately swift pace. It is also defined as a slow pace of running. It is also defined as a literal translation used in studying a foreign language (often used illicitly). It is also defined as radicals who support Trotsky’s theory that socialism must be established throughout the world by continuing revolution. It is also defined as a gait faster than a walk; diagonally opposite legs strike the ground together. It is also defined as cause to trot. It is also defined as ride at a trot.

TROY is defined as an ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War. It is also defined as a system of weights used for precious metals and gemstones; based on a 12-ounce pound and an ounce of 480 grains.

TYRO is defined as someone new to a field or activity.

VOLT is defined as a unit of potential equal to the potential difference between two points on a conductor carrying a current of 1 ampere when the power dissipated between the two points is 1 watt; equivalent to the potential difference across a resistance of 1 ohm when 1 ampere of current flows through it.

VOTARY is defined as a devoted (almost religiously so) adherent of a cause or person or activity. It is also defined as a priest or priestess (or consecrated worshipper) in a non-Christian religion or cult. It is also defined as one bound by vows to a religion or life of worship or service.

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