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Word: beeline

Definition: direct quick route


Sentences Containing 'beeline'

The Bee-Line Bus System provides bus service to Ossining on routes 11, 13, 13B, 14, and 19.

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::: witticism - witty saying; wisecrack(clever joking remark)
::: furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance
::: enlist - (cause to) join the armed forces; obtain (help, sympathy, or support)
::: degenerate - become worse in quality; deteriorate; ADJ: having become worse; Ex. a degenerate species; N: depraved or corrupt person
::: vitreous - of glass; pertaining to or resembling glass; V. vitrify: change into glass; CF. petrify
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