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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

::: spurn - reject disdainfully; scorn; Ex. She spurned all offers of help.
::: apprehend - arrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension
::: shambles - (place or scene of) complete disorder or ruin; wreck; mess; Ex. After the hurricane, the coast was a shambles.
::: diabolical - diabolic; devilish; fiendish
::: unilateral - one-sided; involving or affecting only one side; Ex. unilateral declaration
::: transcendent - exceeding ordinary limits; superior; surpassing; V. transcend: go beyond; exceed; surpass; N. transcendancy
::: felicity - happiness; appropriateness (of a remark, choice, etc.); quality of being felicitous
::: tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
::: unfeigned - genuine; real
::: pending - not yet decided or settled; impending; Ex. pending decision; PREP. while awaiting; until; Ex. delay the decision pending his return