Click or tap here to find out how this works

Stuck on a crossword puzzle answer?

Enter the word you are trying to solve in the box below, using question marks in place of the letter(s) you don't know.

New! You can also search for definitions and anagrams by typing in a word without any question marks.

e.g. f??kin  /  looded

dismiss
Tip: click or tap on a result to view its definition, and more!

Crossword Solutions for: ?E?E?S?O?

decession

decession
(n.) Departure; decrease; -- opposed to accesion.

demersion

demersion
(n.) The act of plunging into a fluid; a drowning.
(n.) The state of being overwhelmed in water, or as if in water.

recension

recension
(n.) The act of reviewing or revising; review; examination; enumeration.
(n.) Specifically, the review of a text (as of an ancient author) by an editor; critical revisal and establishment.
(n.) The result of such a work; a text established by critical revision; an edited version.

recession

recession
(n.) The act of receding or withdrawing, as from a place, a claim, or a demand.
(n.) The act of ceding back; restoration; repeated cession; as, the recession of conquered territory to its former sovereign.

reversion

reversion
(n.) The act of returning, or coming back; return.
(n.) That which reverts or returns; residue.
(n.) The returning of an esttate to the grantor or his heirs, by operation of law, after the grant has terminated; hence, the residue of an estate left in the proprietor or owner thereof, to take effect in possession, by operation of law, after the termination of a limited or less estate carved out of it and conveyed by him.
(n.) Hence, a right to future possession or enjoiment; succession.
(n.) A payment which is not to be received, or a benefit which does not begin, until the happening of some event, as the death of a living person.
(n.) A return towards some ancestral type or character; atavism.

secession

secession
(n.) The act of seceding; separation from fellowship or association with others, as in a religious or political organization; withdrawal.
(n.) The withdrawal of a State from the national Union.