New York Times NYT Spelling Bee Answers and Solution for October 28, 2022

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Today’s pangram is INFLECT.

INFLECT is defined as vary the pitch of one’s speech. It is also defined as change the form of a word in accordance as required by the grammatical rules of the language.

CELL is defined as a room where a prisoner is kept. It is also defined as small room in which a monk or nun lives. It is also defined as a device that delivers an electric current as the result of a chemical reaction. It is also defined as a hand-held mobile radiotelephone for use in an area divided into small sections, each with its own short-range transmitter/receiver. It is also defined as a small unit serving as part of or as the nucleus of a larger political movement. It is also defined as any small compartment. It is also defined as (biology) the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms; they may exist as independent units of life (as in monads) or may form colonies or tissues as in higher plants and animals.

The word CELLI has no known definition.

CENT is defined as a coin worth one-hundredth of the value of the basic unit. It is also defined as a fractional monetary unit of several countries.

CITE is defined as refer to for illustration or proof. It is also defined as a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage. It is also defined as advance evidence for. It is also defined as repeat a passage from. It is also defined as call in an official matter, such as to attend court. It is also defined as refer to. It is also defined as make reference to. It is also defined as commend.

CLEF is defined as a musical notation written on a staff indicating the pitch of the notes following it.

CLEFT is defined as having one or more indentations reaching nearly to the midrib. It is also defined as a long narrow opening. It is also defined as a split or indentation in something (as the palate or chin). It is also defined as split or divided.

CLIENT is defined as someone who pays for goods or services. It is also defined as (computer science) any computer that is hooked up to a computer network. It is also defined as a person who seeks the advice of a lawyer.

CLIENTELE is defined as customers collectively.

CLIFF is defined as a steep high face of rock.

CLINIC is defined as a healthcare facility for outpatient care. It is also defined as a medical establishment run by a group of medical specialists. It is also defined as meeting for diagnosis of problems and instruction or remedial work in a particular activity.

ECLECTIC is defined as someone who selects according to the eclectic method. It is also defined as selecting what seems best of various styles or ideas.

EFFECT is defined as a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon. It is also defined as (of a law) having legal validity. It is also defined as produce. It is also defined as the central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work. It is also defined as an outward appearance. It is also defined as act so as to bring into existence. It is also defined as an impression (especially one that is artificial or contrived). It is also defined as a symptom caused by an illness or a drug.

EFFICIENT is defined as able to accomplish a purpose; functioning effectively. It is also defined as being effective without wasting time or effort or expense.

ELECT is defined as an exclusive group of people. It is also defined as selected as the best. It is also defined as choose. It is also defined as elected but not yet installed in office. It is also defined as select by a vote for an office or membership.

The word ELECTEE has no known definition.

ELICIT is defined as call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses). It is also defined as deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning). It is also defined as derive by reason.

ENTICE is defined as provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion.

FENCE is defined as have an argument about something. It is also defined as enclose with a fence. It is also defined as a barrier that serves to enclose an area. It is also defined as surround with a wall in order to fortify. It is also defined as a dealer in stolen property. It is also defined as fight with fencing swords. It is also defined as receive stolen goods.

FLEECE is defined as outer coat of especially sheep and yaks. It is also defined as shear the wool from. It is also defined as tanned skin of a sheep with the fleece left on; used for clothing. It is also defined as rip off; ask an unreasonable price. It is also defined as a soft bulky fabric with deep pile; used chiefly for clothing. It is also defined as the wool of a sheep or similar animal.

ICICLE is defined as ice resembling a pendent spear, formed by the freezing of dripping water.

ILLICIT is defined as contrary to or forbidden by law. It is also defined as contrary to accepted morality (especially sexual morality) or convention.

INCITE is defined as give an incentive for action. It is also defined as provoke or stir up. It is also defined as urge on; cause to act.

INCLINE is defined as an elevated geological formation. It is also defined as be at an angle. It is also defined as have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined. It is also defined as make receptive or willing towards an action or attitude or belief. It is also defined as an inclined surface connecting two levels. It is also defined as bend or turn (one’s ear) towards a speaker in order to listen well. It is also defined as feel favorably disposed or willing. It is also defined as lower or bend (the head or upper body), as in a nod or bow.

INEFFICIENT is defined as lacking the ability or skill to perform effectively; inadequate. It is also defined as not producing desired results; wasteful.

INFECT is defined as contaminate with a disease or microorganism. It is also defined as affect in a contagious way. It is also defined as communicate a disease to. It is also defined as corrupt with ideas or an ideology.

INFLICT is defined as impose something unpleasant.

INTELLECT is defined as knowledge and intellectual ability. It is also defined as a person who uses the mind creatively. It is also defined as the capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination.

LENIENCE is defined as lightening a penalty or excusing from a chore by judges or parents or teachers. It is also defined as mercifulness as a consequence of being lenient or tolerant. It is also defined as a disposition to yield to the wishes of someone.

The word LICE has no known definition.

LICIT is defined as authorized, sanctioned by, or in accordance with law. It is also defined as sanctioned by custom or morality especially sexual morality.

NICE is defined as done with delicacy and skill. It is also defined as excessively fastidious and easily disgusted. It is also defined as socially or conventionally correct; refined or virtuous. It is also defined as exhibiting courtesy and politeness. It is also defined as a city in southeastern France on the Mediterranean; the leading resort on the French Riviera. It is also defined as pleasant or pleasing or agreeable in nature or appearance.

NIECE is defined as a daughter of your brother or sister.

TINCT is defined as color lightly.

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One Comment

  1. CLIT is routinely used in a non-vulgar way, including on numerous medical websites
    CINE is a common word in movie parlance.
    CELTIC seems like a curious omission. You are inconsistent with regard to capitalized words

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