20 September 2020We have 443 answers for the crossword clue Gawping.
A unit of length used for distances within the solar system; equal to the mean distance between the Earth and the Sun (approximately 93 million miles or 150 million kilometers)
The eleventh month of the civil year; the fifth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in July and August)
A digitally encoded recording on an optical disk that is smaller than a phonograph record; played back by a laser
A common nonmetallic element belonging to the halogens; best known as a heavy yellow irritating toxic gas; used to purify water and as a bleaching agent and disinfectant; occurs naturally only as a salt (as in sea water)
A ductile malleable reddish-brown corrosion-resistant diamagnetic metallic element; occurs in various minerals but is the only metal that occurs abundantly in large masses; used as an electrical and thermal conductor
A logarithmic unit of sound intensity; 10 times the logarithm of the ratio of the sound intensity to some reference intensity
An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members; "he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union"
A heavy ductile magnetic metallic element; is silver-white in pure form but readily rusts; used in construction and tools and armament; plays a role in the transport of oxygen by the blood
A hemoprotein composed of globin and heme that gives red blood cells their characteristic color; function primarily to transport oxygen from the lungs to the body tissues; "fish have simpler hemoglobin than mammals"
A heavy silvery toxic univalent and bivalent metallic element; the only metal that is liquid at ordinary temperatures
A communist organization formed in Cambodia in 1970; became a terrorist organization in 1975 when it captured Phnom Penh and created a government that killed an estimated three million people; was defeated by Vietnamese troops but remained active until 1999
A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group; occurs abundantly in natural compounds (especially in salt water); burns with a yellow flame and reacts violently in water; occurs in sea water and in the mineral halite (rock salt)
A Latin phrase (or its abbreviation) used to indicate that special attention should be paid to something; "the margins of his book were generously supplied with pencilled NBs"
A yellow trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group; occurs in monazite and bastnasite in association with cerium and lanthanum and praseodymium
A radioactive transuranic metallic element; found in trace amounts in uranium ores; a by-product of the production of plutonium
A silver-white metallic element of the platinum group that resembles platinum; occurs in some copper and nickel ores; does not tarnish at ordinary temperatures and is used (alloyed with gold) in jewelry
An examination and dissection of a dead body to determine cause of death or the changes produced by disease
A solid silvery grey radioactive transuranic element whose atoms can be split when bombarded with neutrons; found in minute quantities in uranium ores but is usually synthesized in nuclear reactors; 13 isotopes are known with the most important being plutonium 239
A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali metal group; burns in air and reacts violently in water; occurs in carnallite and lepidolite and pollucite
A rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys; is obtained as a by-product in refining molybdenum
Nazi militia created by Hitler in 1921 that helped him to power but was eclipsed by the SS after 1943
A permanent council of the United Nations that commissions a country (or countries) to undertake the administration of a territory
A soft grey malleable metallic element that resembles tin but discolors on exposure to air; it is highly toxic and is used in rodent and insect poisons; occurs in zinc blende and some iron ores
A soft silvery metallic element of the rare earth group; isotope 170 emits X-rays and is used in small portable X-ray machines; it occurs in monazite and apatite and xenotime
A bluish-white lustrous metallic element; brittle at ordinary temperatures but malleable when heated; used in a wide variety of alloys and in galvanizing iron; it occurs naturally as zinc sulphide in zinc blende
The fourth caliph of Islam who is considered to be the first caliph by Shiites; he was a cousin and son-in-law of Muhammad; after his assassination Islam was divided into Shiite and Sunnite sects
A terrorist organization in Colombia formed in 1997 as an umbrella for local and regional paramilitary groups; is financed by earnings from narcotics and serves to protect the economic interests of its members; "the AUC conducted over 800 assassinations in one year"
(baseball) a failure by a batter or runner to reach a base safely in baseball; "you only get 3 outs per inning"
Urge to attack someone; "The owner sicked his dogs on the intruders"; "the shaman sics sorcerers on the evil spirits"
Take solid or liquid food into the mouth a little at a time either by drinking or by eating with a spoon
(American football) a complete play to advance the football; "you have four downs to gain ten yards"
Place into the hands or custody of; "hand me the spoon, please"; "Turn the files over to me, please"; "He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers"
Any of several small graceful hawks of the family Accipitridae having long pointed wings and feeding on insects and small animals
At or toward an end or late period or stage of development; "the late phase of feudalism"; "a later symptom of the disease"; "later medical science could have saved the child"
The principal activity in your life that you do to earn money; "he's not in my line of business"
Something that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal; "the new advertising campaign was a bell ringer"; "scored a bull's eye"; "hit the mark"; "the president's speech was a home run"
The arithmetic operation of summing; calculating the sum of two or more numbers; "the summation of four and three gives seven"; "four plus three equals seven"
Ratio of the length of the side opposite the given angle to the length of the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle
Be in a huff and display one's displeasure; "She is pouting because she didn't get what she wanted"
English actor and theatrical producer noted for his lavish productions of Shakespeare (1853-1917)
Put clothing on one's body; "What should I wear today?"; "He put on his best suit for the wedding"; "The princess donned a long blue dress"; "The queen assumed the stately robes"; "He got into his jeans"
The part of the large intestine between the cecum and the rectum; it extracts moisture from food residues before they are excreted
Be equal to in quality or ability; "Nothing can rival cotton for durability"; "Your performance doesn't even touch that of your colleagues"; "Her persistence and ambition only matches that of her parents"
The most common medium of exchange; functions as legal tender; "we tried to collect the money he owed us"
American Revolutionary leader and pamphleteer (born in England) who supported the American colonist's fight for independence and supported the French Revolution (1737-1809)
An elevated geological formation; "he climbed the steep slope"; "the house was built on the side of a mountain"
A diacritical mark (~) placed over the letter n in Spanish to indicate a palatal nasal sound or over a vowel in Portuguese to indicate nasalization
A general tendency to change (as of opinion); "not openly liberal but that is the trend of the book"; "a broad movement of the electorate to the right"
Women as a class; "it's an insult to American womanhood"; "woman is the glory of creation"; "the fair sex gathered on the veranda"
Confused and vague; used especially of thinking; "muddleheaded ideas"; "your addled little brain"; "woolly thinking"; "woolly-headed ideas"
Decide as to where something belongs in a scheme; "The biologist assigned the mushroom to the proper class"
At or near or toward the stern of a ship or tail of an airplane; "stow the luggage aft"; "ships with square sails sail fairly efficiently with the wind abaft"; "the captain looked astern to see what the fuss was about"
Writing implement consisting of a colored stick of composition wax used for writing and drawing
One of the four pointed conical teeth (two in each jaw) located between the incisors and the premolars
A United States coin worth one dollar; "the dollar coin has never been popular in the United States"
After a negative statement used as an intensive meaning something like `likewise' or `also'; "he isn't stupid, but he isn't exactly a genius either"; "I don't know either"; "if you don't order dessert I won't either"
(Christianity) any of about 70 theologians in the period from the 2nd to the 7th century whose writing established and confirmed official church doctrine; in the Roman Catholic Church some were later declared saints and became Doctor of the Church; the best known Latin Church Fathers are Ambrose, Augustine, Gregory the Great, and Jerome; those who wrote in Greek include Athanasius, Basil, Gregory Nazianzen, and John Chrysostom
United States songwriter whose songs embody the sentiment of the South before the American Civil War (1826-1864)
Aroused to impatience or anger; "made an irritated gesture"; "feeling nettled from the constant teasing"; "peeved about being left out"; "felt really pissed at her snootiness"; "riled no end by his lies"; "roiled by the delay"
In fact (used as intensifiers or sentence modifiers); "in truth, moral decay hastened the decline of the Roman Empire"; "really, you shouldn't have done it"; "a truly awful book"
Die of food deprivation; "The political prisoners starved to death"; "Many famished in the countryside during the drought"
The largest Australian city located in southeastern Australia on the Tasman Sea; state capital of New South Wales; Australia's chief port
The capital and largest city of Austria; located on the Danube in northeastern Austria; was the home of Beethoven and Brahms and Haydn and Mozart and Schubert and Strauss
Nocturnal burrowing mammal of the grasslands of Africa that feeds on termites; sole extant representative of the order Tubulidentata
16th President of the United States; saved the Union during the American Civil War and emancipated the slaves; was assassinated by Booth (1809-1865)
Fraught with danger; "dangerous waters"; "a parlous journey on stormy seas"; "a perilous voyage across the Atlantic in a small boat"; "the precarious life of an undersea diver"; "dangerous surgery followed by a touch-and-go recovery"
Without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers; "an arrant fool"; "a complete coward"; "a consummate fool"; "a double-dyed villain"; "gross negligence"; "a perfect idiot"; "pure folly"; "what a sodding mess"; "stark staring mad"; "a thoroughgoing villain"; "utter nonsense"; "the unadulterated truth"
The act of swallowing; "one swallow of the liquid was enough"; "he took a drink of his beer and smacked his lips"
Any of various large diurnal birds of prey having naked heads and weak claws and feeding chiefly on carrion
Capital and largest city of Queensland state; located in the southeastern corner of Queensland on the Pacific; settled by British as a penal colony; 3rd largest city in Australia
A drug that produces numbness or stupor; often taken for pleasure or to reduce pain; extensive use can lead to addiction
Any of various small short-tailed songbirds with strong feet and a sharp beak that feed on small nuts and insects
A general summary of a subject; "the treasurer gave a brief overview of the financial consequences"
(statistics) any of three points that divide an ordered distribution into four parts each containing one quarter of the scores
Difficult to handle; requiring great tact; "delicate negotiations with the big powers";"hesitates to be explicit on so ticklish a matter"; "a touchy subject"
Watch over so as to protect; "We must stand sentinel to protect ourselves"; "The jewels over which they kept guard were stolen"
The course of developmental changes in an organism from fertilized zygote to maturity when another zygote can be produced
The capital of Victoria state and 2nd largest Australian city; a financial and commercial center
Heavy-bodied small-winged South American game bird resembling a gallinaceous bird but related to the ratite birds
The horizontal airfoil of an aircraft's tail assembly that is fixed and to which the elevator is hinged
A musical notation of two flats in front of a note indicating that it is to be lowered by two semitones
A sticky low herb with small reddish-purple flowers; widespread in the northern hemisphere
Bird with strong claws and a stiff tail adapted for climbing and a hard chisel-like bill for boring into wood for insects
English natural scientist who formulated a theory of evolution by natural selection (1809-1882)
A consumer credit line that can be used up to a certain limit or paid down at any time