Click or tap here to find out how this works

Stuck on a crossword puzzle or Wordle 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. cro??wo?d  /  tenrelays

dismiss

anagrams of:aleisnt

Tip: click or tap on an item to view its definition, and more!
elastin
elastin
(n.) A nitrogenous substance, somewhat resembling albumin, which forms the chemical basis of elastic tissue. It is very insoluble in most fluids, but is gradually dissolved when digested with either pepsin or trypsin.
entails
entails
Limit the inheritance of property to a specific class of heirs
Impose, involve, or imply as a necessary accompaniment or result; "What does this move entail?"
Have as a logical consequence; "The water shortage means that we have to stop taking long showers"
The act of entailing property; the creation of a fee tail from a fee simple
Land received by fee tail
salient
salient
(v. i.) Moving by leaps or springs; leaping; bounding; jumping.
(v. i.) Shooting out or up; springing; projecting.
(v. i.) Hence, figuratively, forcing itself on the attention; prominent; conspicuous; noticeable.
(v. i.) Projecting outwardly; as, a salient angle; -- opposed to reentering. See Illust. of Bastion.
(v. i.) Represented in a leaping position; as, a lion salient.
(a.) A salient angle or part; a projection.