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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.

More Vocab Words

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::: figurative - not literal but metaphorical; using a figure(impression) of speech
::: fashion - give shape to; make; Ex. fashion the pot out of clay
::: execrate - curse; express abhorrence for; detest
::: posthumous - after death (as of child born after father's death or book published after author's death); coming or occurring after one's death; Ex. posthumous fame/novel
::: timidity - lack of self-confidence or courage
::: assuage - mak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
::: braggadocio - boasting
::: flay - strip off skin; plunder; remove the skin from; criticize harshly