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Crossword Solver Solutions for: S?AR?S

scares

scares
A sudden attack of fear
Sudden mass fear and anxiety over anticipated events; "panic in the stock market"; "a war scare"; "a bomb scare led them to evacuate the building"
Frighten
Cause fear in; "The stranger who hangs around the building frightens me"; "Ghosts could never affright her"
Cause to lose courage; "dashed by the refusal"

scarps

scarps
A steep artificial slope in front of a fortification
A long steep slope or cliff at the edge of a plateau or ridge; usually formed by erosion

scarus

scarus
(n.) A Mediterranean food fish (Sparisoma scarus) of excellent quality and highly valued by the Romans; -- called also parrot fish.

shards

shards
A broken piece of a brittle artifact
Broken china fragments

shares

shares
Communicate;
Give out as one's portion or share
The part played by a person in bringing about a result;
Use jointly or in common
The allotment of some amount by dividing something;
R"
A sharp steel wedge that cuts loose the top layer of soil
Assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group;
Any of the equal portions into which the capital stock of a corporation is divided and ownership of which is evidenced by a stock certificate;

sharks

sharks
Any of numerous elongate mostly marine carnivorous fishes with heterocercal caudal fins and tough skin covered with small toothlike scales
A person who is unusually skilled in certain ways; "a card shark"
A person who is ruthless and greedy and dishonest
Hunt shark
Play the shark; act with trickery

sharps

sharps
A long thin sewing needle with a sharp point
A musical notation indicating one half step higher than the note named

smarms

smarms
Excessive but superficial compliments given with affected charm

smarts

smarts
A kind of pain such as that caused by a wound or a burn or a sore
Be the source of pain

snares

snares
A trap for birds or small mammals; often has a slip noose
Strings stretched across the lower head of a snare drum; they make a rattling sound when the drum is hit
A surgical instrument consisting of wire hoop that can be drawn tight around the base of polyps or small tumors to sever them; used especially in body cavities
Entice and trap; "The car salesman had snared three potential customers"
A small drum with two heads and a snare stretched across the lower head
Catch in or as if in a trap; "The men trap foxes"
Something (often something deceptively attractive) that catches you unawares; "the exam was full of trap questions"; "it was all a snare and delusion"

snarfs

snarfs
Make off with belongings of others

snarls

snarls
Make more complicated or confused through entanglements
Utter in an angry, sharp, or abrupt tone; "The sales clerk snapped a reply at the angry customer"; "The guard snarled at us"
Make a snarling noise or move with a snarling noise; "Bullets snarled past us"
Twist together or entwine into a confusing mass; "The child entangled the cord"
Something jumbled or confused; "a tangle of government regulations"
An angry vicious expression
A vicious angry growl

spares

spares
A score in tenpins; knocking down all ten after rolling two balls
An extra car wheel and tire for a four-wheel vehicle
An extra component of a machine or other apparatus
Use frugally or carefully
Give up what is not strictly needed; "he asked if they could spare one of their horses to speed his journey"
Refrain from harming
Save or relieve from an experience or action; "I'll spare you from having to apologize formally"

sparks

sparks
Put in motion or move to act; "trigger a reaction"; "actuate the circuits"
Emit or produce sparks; "A high tension wire, brought down by a storm, can continue to spark"
Merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance; "he had a sparkle in his eye"; "there's a perpetual twinkle in his eyes"
A momentary flash of light
A small fragment of a burning substance thrown out by burning material or by friction
Scottish writer of satirical novels (born in 1918)
Electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field
A small but noticeable trace of some quality that might become stronger; "a spark of interest"; "a spark of decency"

stares

stares
Fixate one's eyes; "The ancestor in the painting is staring down menacingly"
Look at with fixed eyes; "The students stared at the teacher with amazement"
A fixed look with eyes open wide

starts

starts
The beginning of anything; "it was off to a good start"
Bulge outward; "His eyes popped"
A line indicating the location of the start of a race or a game
Begin work or acting in a certain capacity, office or job; "Take up a position"; "start a new job"
The time at which something is supposed to begin; "they got an early start"; "she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her"
Begin an event that is implied and limited by the nature or inherent function of the direct object; "begin a cigar"; "She started the soup while it was still hot"; "We started physics in 10th grade"
Have a beginning, in a temporal, spatial, or evaluative sense; "The DMZ begins right over the hill"; "The second movement begins after the Allegro"; "Prices for these homes start at $250,000"
Have a beginning characterized in some specified way; "The novel begins with a murder"; "My property begins with the three maple trees"; "Her day begins wi

swards

swards
Surface layer of ground containing a mat of grass and grass roots

swarms

swarms
A group of many things in the air or on the ground; "a swarm of insects obscured the light"; "clouds of blossoms"; "it discharged a cloud of spores"
A moving crowd
A series of earthquakes which may preceed a volcanic eruption.
Move in large numbers; "people were pouring out of the theater"; "beggars pullulated in the plaza"
Be teeming, be abuzz; "The garden was swarming with bees"; "The plaza is teeming with undercover policemen"; "her mind pullulated with worries"