New York Times NYT Spelling Bee Answers and Solution for December 9, 2022

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Today’s pangrams are ENTANGLEMENT and GENTLEMAN.

ENTANGLEMENT is defined as an intricate trap that entangles or ensnares its victim.

GENTLEMAN is defined as a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer. It is also defined as a man of refinement.

AGATE is defined as an impure form of quartz consisting of banded chalcedony; used as a gemstone and for making mortars and pestles.

AGENT is defined as the semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause. It is also defined as a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission. It is also defined as any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau. It is also defined as an active and efficient cause; capable of producing a certain effect. It is also defined as a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations. It is also defined as a substance that exerts some force or effect.

AGLEAM is defined as bright with a steady but subdued shining.

AGLET is defined as metal or plastic sheath over the end of a shoelace or ribbon. It is also defined as ornamental tagged cord or braid on the shoulder of a uniform.

ALGA is defined as primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.

ALGAE is defined as primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.

ALGAL is defined as of or relating to alga.

ALLEGE is defined as report or maintain.

AMALGAM is defined as an alloy of mercury with another metal (usually silver) used by dentists to fill cavities in teeth; except for iron and platinum all metals dissolve in mercury and chemists refer to the resulting mercury mixtures as amalgams. It is also defined as a combination or blend of diverse things.

AMALGAMATE is defined as to bring or combine together or with something else. It is also defined as joined together into a whole.

ANGEL is defined as the highest waterfall; has more than one leap; flow varies seasonally. It is also defined as person of exceptional holiness. It is also defined as invests in a theatrical production. It is also defined as spiritual being attendant upon God.

ANGLE is defined as a biased way of looking at or presenting something. It is also defined as seek indirectly. It is also defined as present with a bias. It is also defined as to incline or bend from a vertical position. It is also defined as a member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Saxons and Jutes to become Anglo-Saxons. It is also defined as fish with a hook. It is also defined as move or proceed at an angle. It is also defined as the space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians.

EAGLE is defined as shoot two strokes under par. It is also defined as any of various large keen-sighted diurnal birds of prey noted for their broad wings and strong soaring flight. It is also defined as a former gold coin in the United States worth 10 dollars. It is also defined as an emblem representing power. It is also defined as (golf) a score of two strokes under par on a hole. It is also defined as shoot in two strokes under par.

EAGLET is defined as a young eagle.

ELEGANT is defined as suggesting taste, ease, and wealth. It is also defined as displaying effortless beauty and simplicity in movement or execution. It is also defined as refined and tasteful in appearance or behavior or style.

ENGAGE is defined as consume all of one’s attention or time. It is also defined as carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in. It is also defined as engage or hire for work. It is also defined as give to in marriage. It is also defined as carry on (wars, battles, or campaigns). It is also defined as engage for service under a term of contract. It is also defined as keep engaged. It is also defined as hire for work or assistance. It is also defined as ask to represent; of legal counsel. It is also defined as get caught.

ENGAGEMENT is defined as a mutual promise to marry. It is also defined as the act of giving someone a job. It is also defined as contact by fitting together. It is also defined as the act of sharing in the activities of a group. It is also defined as a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war. It is also defined as employment for performers or performing groups that lasts for a limited period of time. It is also defined as a meeting arranged in advance.

ENTANGLE is defined as twist together or entwine into a confusing mass. It is also defined as entrap.

GAGA is defined as intensely enthusiastic about or preoccupied with. It is also defined as mentally or physically infirm with age.

GAGE is defined as a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.. It is also defined as street names for marijuana. It is also defined as place a bet on.

GAGGLE is defined as a flock of geese. It is also defined as make a noise characteristic of a goose.

GALA is defined as a gay festivity.

GALANGAL is defined as southeastern Asian perennial with aromatic roots. It is also defined as European sedge having rough-edged leaves and spikelets of reddish flowers and aromatic roots.

GALE is defined as a strong wind moving 45-90 knots; force 7 to 10 on Beaufort scale.

The word GALETTE has no known definition.

GALL is defined as a digestive juice secreted by the liver and stored in the gallbladder; aids in the digestion of fats. It is also defined as an open sore on the back of a horse caused by ill-fitting or badly adjusted saddle. It is also defined as irritate or vex. It is also defined as become or make sore by or as if by rubbing. It is also defined as the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties. It is also defined as a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will. It is also defined as abnormal swelling of plant tissue caused by insects or microorganisms or injury. It is also defined as a skin sore caused by chafing.

GALLANT is defined as lively and spirited. It is also defined as being attentive to women like an ideal knight. It is also defined as a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance. It is also defined as a man who attends or escorts a woman. It is also defined as having or displaying great dignity or nobility. It is also defined as unflinching in battle or action.

GAME is defined as your occupation or line of work. It is also defined as a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal). It is also defined as willing to face danger. It is also defined as place a bet on. It is also defined as disabled in the feet or legs. It is also defined as a contest with rules to determine a winner. It is also defined as an amusement or pastime. It is also defined as animal hunted for food or sport. It is also defined as a single play of a sport or other contest. It is also defined as frivolous or trifling behavior. It is also defined as (games) the score at a particular point or the score needed to win. It is also defined as (tennis) a division of play during which one player serves. It is also defined as the flesh of wild animals that is used for food. It is also defined as the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game.

GAMELAN is defined as a traditional Indonesian ensemble typically including many tuned percussion instruments including bamboo xylophones and wooden or bronze chimes and gongs.

GAMETE is defined as a mature sexual reproductive cell having a single set of unpaired chromosomes.

GAMMA is defined as Portuguese navigator who led an expedition around the Cape of Good Hope in 1497; he sighted and named Natal on Christmas Day before crossing the Indian Ocean (1469-1524). It is also defined as a unit of magnetic field strength equal to one-hundred-thousandth of an oersted. It is also defined as the 3rd letter of the Greek alphabet.

GANG is defined as an informal body of friends. It is also defined as an organized group of workmen. It is also defined as an association of criminals. It is also defined as act as an organized group. It is also defined as tool consisting of a combination of implements arranged to work together.

GATE is defined as a computer circuit with several inputs but only one output that can be activated by particular combinations of inputs. It is also defined as a movable barrier in a fence or wall. It is also defined as control with a valve or other device that functions like a gate. It is also defined as passageway (as in an air terminal) where passengers can embark or disembark. It is also defined as restrict (school boys’) movement to the dormitory or campus as a means of punishment. It is also defined as supply with a gate. It is also defined as total admission receipts at a sports event.

The word GELEE has no known definition.

GELT is defined as informal terms for money.

GENE is defined as (genetics) a segment of DNA that is involved in producing a polypeptide chain; it can include regions preceding and following the coding DNA as well as introns between the exons; it is considered a unit of heredity.

GENT is defined as port city in northwestern Belgium and industrial center; famous for cloth industry. It is also defined as a boy or man. It is also defined as informal abbreviation of `gentleman’.

GENTEEL is defined as marked by refinement in taste and manners.

GENTLE is defined as marked by moderate steepness. It is also defined as having little impact. It is also defined as belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy. It is also defined as give a title to someone; make someone a member of the nobility. It is also defined as cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of. It is also defined as easily handled or managed. It is also defined as soft and mild; not harsh or stern or severe. It is also defined as having or showing a kindly or tender nature. It is also defined as quiet and soothing. It is also defined as stroke soothingly.

GENTLEMEN is defined as a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer. It is also defined as a man of refinement.

The word GLAM has no known definition.

GLEAM is defined as be shiny, as if wet. It is also defined as a flash of light (especially reflected light). It is also defined as shine brightly, like a star or a light. It is also defined as an appearance of reflected light. It is also defined as appear briefly.

GLEAN is defined as gather, as of natural products.

GLEE is defined as great merriment. It is also defined as malicious satisfaction.

GLEN is defined as a narrow secluded valley (in the mountains).

GNAT is defined as any of various small biting flies: midges; biting midges; black flies; sand flies. It is also defined as (British usage) mosquito.

LEGAL is defined as having legal efficacy or force. It is also defined as allowed by official rules. It is also defined as established by or founded upon law or official or accepted rules. It is also defined as of or relating to jurisprudence. It is also defined as relating to or characteristic of the profession of law.

LEGATE is defined as a member of a legation.

LEGATEE is defined as someone to whom a legacy is bequeathed.

The word MAGE has no known definition.

MAGENTA is defined as a battle in 1859 in which the French and Sardinian forces under Napoleon III defeated the Austrians under Francis Joseph I. It is also defined as a primary subtractive color for light; a dark purple-red color; the dye for magenta was discovered in 1859, the year of the battle of Magenta. It is also defined as of deep purplish red.

MAGMA is defined as molten rock in the earth’s crust.

MAGNATE is defined as a very wealthy or powerful businessman.

MAGNET is defined as a characteristic that provides pleasure and attracts. It is also defined as (physics) a device that attracts iron and produces a magnetic field.

MANAGE is defined as watch and direct. It is also defined as carry on or function. It is also defined as achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods. It is also defined as succeed in doing, achieving, or producing (something) with the limited or inadequate means available. It is also defined as handle effectively. It is also defined as be successful; achieve a goal. It is also defined as be in charge of, act on, or dispose of.

MANAGEMENT is defined as the act of managing something. It is also defined as those in charge of running a business.

MANGA is defined as graphic novel that originated in Japan, usually intended for adults and characterized by highly stylized art.

MANGE is defined as a persistent and contagious disease of the skin causing inflammation and itching and loss of hair; affects domestic animals (and sometimes people).

MANGLE is defined as alter so as to make unrecognizable. It is also defined as destroy or injure severely. It is also defined as injure badly by beating. It is also defined as clothes dryer for drying and ironing laundry by passing it between two heavy heated rollers. It is also defined as press with a mangle.

The word MEGA has no known definition.

MELANGE is defined as a motley assortment of things.

The word NAMETAG has no known definition.

NEGATE is defined as deny the truth of. It is also defined as be in contradiction with. It is also defined as prove negative; show to be false. It is also defined as make ineffective by counterbalancing the effect of.

TANG is defined as a common rockweed used in preparing kelp and as manure. It is also defined as a tart spicy quality. It is also defined as the imperial dynasty of China from 618 to 907. It is also defined as the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth. It is also defined as brown algae seaweed with serrated edges. It is also defined as any of various coarse seaweeds. It is also defined as any of various kelps especially of the genus Laminaria.

TANGENT is defined as ratio of the opposite to the adjacent side of a right-angled triangle. It is also defined as a straight line or plane that touches a curve or curved surface at a point but does not intersect it at that point.

TANGLE is defined as twist together or entwine into a confusing mass. It is also defined as something jumbled or confused. It is also defined as disarrange or rumple; dishevel. It is also defined as force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action. It is also defined as tangle or complicate. It is also defined as a twisted and tangled mass that is highly interwoven.

TEENAGE is defined as being of the age 13 through 19.

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