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Crossword Solver Answers for: ?ET
- Imp. & p. p. of Beat.
- (a. & adv.) An early form of Better.
- (imp. & p. p.) of Bet
- (n.) That which is laid, staked, or pledged, as between two parties, upon the event of a contest or any contingent issue; the act of giving such a pledge; a wager.
- (v. t.) To stake or pledge upon the event of a contingent issue; to wager.
- (obs. imp.) of Eat.
- (n.) A piece.
- (p. p.) Fetched.
- (p. p.) of Fette
- (v. t.) To fetch.
- (n.) Jet, the mineral.
- (n.) Fashion; manner; custom.
- (n.) Artifice; contrivance.
- (n.) Offspring; progeny; as, the get of a stallion.
- (v. i.) To make acquisition; to gain; to profit; to receive accessions; to be increased.
- (v. i.) To arrive at, or bring one's self into, a state, condition, or position; to come to be; to become; -- with a following adjective or past participle belonging to the subject of the verb; as, to get sober; to get awake; to get beaten; to get elected.
- (v. t.) To procure; to obtain; to gain possession of; to acquire; to earn; to obtain as a price or reward; to come by; to win, by almost any means; as, to get favor by kindness; to get wealth by industry and economy; to get land by purchase, etc.
- (v. t.) Hence, with have and had, to come into or be in possession of; to have.
- (v. t.) To beget; to procreate; to generate.
- (v. t.) To obtain mental possession of; to learn; to commit to memory; to memorize; as to get a lesson; also with out; as, to get out one's Greek lesson.
- (v. t.) To prevail on; to induce; to persuade.
- (v. t.) To procure to be, or to cause to be in any state or condition; -- with a following participle.
- (v. t.) To betake; to remove; -- in a reflexive use.
- Of Hete
- (n.) Same as 2d Get.
- (n.) A variety of lignite, of a very compact texture and velvet black color, susceptible of a good polish, and often wrought into mourning jewelry, toys, buttons, etc. Formerly called also black amber.
- (n.) A shooting forth; a spouting; a spurt; a sudden rush or gush, as of water from a pipe, or of flame from an orifice; also, that which issues in a jet.
- (n.) Drift; scope; range, as of an argument.
- (n.) The sprue of a type, which is broken from it when the type is cold.
- (v. i.) To strut; to walk with a lofty or haughty gait; to be insolent; to obtrude.
- (v. i.) To jerk; to jolt; to be shaken.
- (v. i.) To shoot forward or out; to project; to jut out.
- (v. t.) To spout; to emit in a stream or jet.
- (n.) Carrion; any filth.
- (imp. & p. p.) of Let
- (n.) A retarding; hindrance; obstacle; impediment; delay; -- common in the phrase without let or hindrance, but elsewhere archaic.
- (n.) A stroke in which a ball touches the top of the net in passing over.
- (v. i.) To forbear.
- (v. i.) To be let or leased; as, the farm lets for $500 a year. See note under Let, v. t.
- (v. t.) To retard; to hinder; to impede; to oppose.
- (v. t.) To leave; to relinquish; to abandon.
- (v. t.) To consider; to think; to esteem.
- (v. t.) To cause; to make; -- used with the infinitive in the active form but in the passive sense; as, let make, i. e., cause to be made; let bring, i. e., cause to be brought.
- (v. t.) To permit; to allow; to suffer; -- either affirmatively, by positive act, or negatively, by neglecting to restrain or prevent.
- (v. t.) To allow to be used or occupied for a compensation; to lease; to rent; to hire out; -- often with out; as, to let a farm; to let a house; to let out horses.
- (v. t.) To give, grant, or assign, as a work, privilege, or contract; -- often with out; as, to let the building of a bridge; to let out the lathing and the plastering.
- Imp. & p. p. of Meet.
- Imp. & p. p. of Mete, to measure.
- P. p. of Mete, to dream.
- (imp. & p. p.) of Meet
- (p. p.) of Mete
- (a.) Without spot; pure; shining.
- (a.) Free from extraneous substances; pure; unadulterated; neat; as, net wine, etc.
- (a.) Not including superfluous, incidental, or foreign matter, as boxes, coverings, wraps, etc.; free from charges, deductions, etc; as, net profit; net income; net weight, etc.
- (v. i.) To form network or netting; to knit.
- (v. t.) To make into a net; to make n the style of network; as, to net silk.
- (v. t.) To take in a net; to capture by stratagem or wile.
- (v. t.) To inclose or cover with a net; as, to net a tree.
- (v. t.) To produce or gain as clear profit; as, he netted a thousand dollars by the operation.
- (a.) Petted; indulged; admired; cherished; as, a pet child; a pet lamb; a pet theory.
- (n.) A cade lamb; a lamb brought up by hand.
- (n.) Any person or animal especially cherished and indulged; a fondling; a darling; often, a favorite child.
- (n.) A slight fit of peevishness or fretfulness.
- (v. i.) To be a pet.
- (v. t.) To treat as a pet; to fondle; to indulge; as, she was petted and spoiled.
- (v. t.) See Aret.
- (v. t.) To prepare for use, as flax, by separating the fibers from the woody part by process of soaking, macerating, and other treatment.
- (a.) Fixed in position; immovable; rigid; as, a set line; a set countenance.
- (a.) Firm; unchanging; obstinate; as, set opinions or prejudices.
- (a.) Regular; uniform; formal; as, a set discourse; a set battle.
- (a.) Established; prescribed; as, set forms of prayer.
- (a.) Adjusted; arranged; formed; adapted.
- (imp. & p. p.) of Set
- (n.) The act of setting, as of the sun or other heavenly body; descent; hence, the close; termination.
- (n.) That which is set, placed, or fixed.
- (n.) A young plant for growth; as, a set of white thorn.
- (n.) That which is staked; a wager; a venture; a stake; hence, a game at venture.
- (n.) Permanent change of figure in consequence of excessive strain, as from compression, tension, bending, twisting, etc.; as, the set of a spring.
- (n.) A kind of punch used for bending, indenting, or giving shape to, metal; as, a saw set.
- (n.) A piece placed temporarily upon the head of a pile when the latter cannot be reached by the weight, or hammer, except by means of such an intervening piece.
- (n.) A short steel spike used for driving the head of a nail below the surface.
- (n.) A number of things of the same kind, ordinarily used or classed together; a collection of articles which naturally complement each other, and usually go together; an assortment; a suit; as, a set of chairs, of china, of surgical or mathematical instruments, of books, etc.
- (n.) A number of persons associated by custom, office, common opinion, quality, or the like; a division; a group; a clique.
- (n.) Direction or course; as, the set of the wind, or of a current.
- (n.) In dancing, the number of persons necessary to execute a quadrille; also, the series of figures or movements executed.
- (n.) The deflection of a tooth, or of the teeth, of a saw, which causes the the saw to cut a kerf, or make an opening, wider than the blade.
- (n.) A young oyster when first attached.
- (n.) Collectively, the crop of young oysters in any locality.
- (n.) A series of as many games as may be necessary to enable one side to win six. If at the end of the tenth game the score is a tie, the set is usually called a deuce set, and decided by an application of the rules for playing off deuce in a game. See Deuce.
- (n.) That dimension of the body of a type called by printers the width.
- (v. i.) To pass below the horizon; to go down; to decline; to sink out of sight; to come to an end.
- (v. i.) To fit music to words.
- (v. i.) To place plants or shoots in the ground; to plant.
- (v. i.) To be fixed for growth; to strike root; to begin to germinate or form; as, cuttings set well; the fruit has set well (i. e., not blasted in the blossom).
- (v. i.) To become fixed or rigid; to be fastened.
- (v. i.) To congeal; to concrete; to solidify.
- (v. i.) To have a certain direction in motion; to flow; to move on; to tend; as, the current sets to the north; the tide sets to the windward.
- (v. i.) To begin to move; to go out or forth; to start; -- now followed by out.
- (v. i.) To indicate the position of game; -- said of a dog; as, the dog sets well; also, to hunt game by the aid of a setter.
- (v. i.) To apply one's self; to undertake earnestly; -- now followed by out.
- (v. i.) To fit or suit one; to sit; as, the coat sets well.
- (v. t.) To cause to sit; to make to assume a specified position or attitude; to give site or place to; to place; to put; to fix; as, to set a house on a stone foundation; to set a book on a shelf; to set a dish on a table; to set a chest or trunk on its bottom or on end.
- (v. t.) Hence, to attach or affix (something) to something else, or in or upon a certain place.
- (v. t.) To make to assume specified place, condition, or occupation; to put in a certain condition or state (described by the accompanying words); to cause to be.
- (v. t.) To fix firmly; to make fast, permanent, or stable; to render motionless; to give an unchanging place, form, or condition to.
- (v. t.) To cause to stop or stick; to obstruct; to fasten to a spot; hence, to occasion difficulty to; to embarrass; as, to set a coach in the mud.
- (v. t.) To fix beforehand; to determine; hence, to make unyielding or obstinate; to render stiff, unpliant, or rigid; as, to set one's countenance.
- (v. t.) To fix in the ground, as a post or a tree; to plant; as, to set pear trees in an orchard.
- (v. t.) To fix, as a precious stone, in a border of metal; to place in a setting; hence, to place in or amid something which serves as a setting; as, to set glass in a sash.
- (v. t.) To render stiff or solid; especially, to convert into curd; to curdle; as, to set milk for cheese.
- (v. t.) To put into a desired position or condition; to adjust; to regulate; to adapt.
- (v. t.) To put in order in a particular manner; to prepare; as, to set (that is, to hone) a razor; to set a saw.
- (v. t.) To extend and bring into position; to spread; as, to set the sails of a ship.
- (v. t.) To give a pitch to, as a tune; to start by fixing the keynote; as, to set a psalm.
- (v. t.) To reduce from a dislocated or fractured state; to replace; as, to set a broken bone.
- (v. t.) To make to agree with some standard; as, to set a watch or a clock.
- (v. t.) To lower into place and fix solidly, as the blocks of cut stone in a structure.
- (v. t.) To stake at play; to wager; to risk.
- (v. t.) To fit with music; to adapt, as words to notes; to prepare for singing.
- (v. t.) To determine; to appoint; to assign; to fix; as, to set a time for a meeting; to set a price on a horse.
- (v. t.) To adorn with something infixed or affixed; to stud; to variegate with objects placed here and there.
- (v. t.) To value; to rate; -- with at.
- (v. t.) To point out the seat or position of, as birds, or other game; -- said of hunting dogs.
- (v. t.) To establish as a rule; to furnish; to prescribe; to assign; as, to set an example; to set lessons to be learned.
- (v. t.) To suit; to become; as, it sets him ill.
- (v. t.) To compose; to arrange in words, lines, etc.; as, to set type; to set a page.
- The New Year in Vietnam; observed for three days after the first full moon after January 20th
- Work as a veterinarian; "She vetted for the farms in the area for many years"
- A person who has served in the armed forces
- A doctor who practices veterinary medicine
- Provide veterinary care for
- Provide (a person) with medical care
- Examine carefully; "Someone should vet this report before it goes out"
- (a.) Water or wetness; moisture or humidity in considerable degree.
- (a.) Rainy weather; foggy or misty weather.
- (a.) A dram; a drink.
- (imp. & p. p.) of Wet
- (superl.) Containing, or consisting of, water or other liquid; moist; soaked with a liquid; having water or other liquid upon the surface; as, wet land; a wet cloth; a wet table.
- (superl.) Very damp; rainy; as, wet weather; a wet season.
- (superl.) Employing, or done by means of, water or some other liquid; as, the wet extraction of copper, in distinction from dry extraction in which dry heat or fusion is employed.
- (superl.) Refreshed with liquor; drunk.
- (v. t.) To fill or moisten with water or other liquid; to sprinkle; to cause to have water or other fluid adherent to the surface; to dip or soak in a liquid; as, to wet a sponge; to wet the hands; to wet cloth.
- (adv.) In addition; further; besides; over and above; still.
- (adv.) At the same time; by continuance from a former state; still.
- (adv.) Up to the present time; thus far; hitherto; until now; -- and with the negative, not yet, not up to the present time; not as soon as now; as, Is it time to go? Not yet. See As yet, under As, conj.
- (conj.) Before some future time; before the end; eventually; in time.
- (conj.) Even; -- used emphatically.
- (conj.) Nevertheless; notwithstanding; however.
- (n.) Any one of several species of large marine gastropods belonging to the genus Yetus, or Cymba; a boat shell.