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Vocabulary Word

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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::: titillate - tickle; excite pleasantly; Ex. not to titillate the audience but to enlighten it
::: dismiss - eliminate from consideration; no longer consider; put out of court without further hearing; reject; discharge from employment; direct to leave; ADJ. dismissive; N. dismissal
::: venial - (of a fault or sin) forgivable; trivial
::: plumb - exactly vertical; N: weight on the end of a line; V: examine very carefully or critically in order to understand; measure depth (by sounding); Ex. plumb the depth of
::: attenuate - make thin; weaken
::: wrath - anger; fury
::: delirium - mental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious
::: succumb - yield (to something overwhelming); give in; die; Ex. succumb to the illness