The medical definition of percussion is: “A light, quick tapping of the fingertips upon the back, chest, or abdomen, for determining by the resonance, the condition of the organ beneath.”
OPTION #1: percussion= PER/K*UGS
OPTION #1: percussion= PER/K*UFGS
Muliebrity means: “The quality of being a woman. Femininity.”
OPTION #1: muliebrity= MAOU/LAOE/EB/RA/T*I
OPTION #2: muliebrity= MAOU/LAOE/EB/RA/TAO*E
A wordie is a lover of words.
“Wordie” was added to the Merriam-Webster dictionary in 2018.
Otiose is defined as follows: “(1) Producing no useful result; futile. (2) Being at leisure; idle. (3) Lacking use or effect; functionless,
Peptic is defined as follows: “(1) Of, pertaining to, or promotive of digestion. (2) Of, pertaining to, or producing pepsin. (3) Able to digest. (4) An agent that promotes digestion.”
Querulous is defined as follows: “(1) Habitually complaining. (2) Fretful, whining.”
OPTION #1: querulous= KWER/L*US
OPTION #2: querulous= KWER/AOU/L*US
Mollycoddle means, “To treat with an excessive or absurd degree of indulgence or attention.”
OPTION #1: mollycoddle= MOL/YI/KO*D/*L
OPTION #2: mollycoddle= MOL/YI/KO*D/*EL
Traduce is defined as follows: “(1) To expose to shame or blame by means of falsehood and misrepresentation. (2) Violate, betray.”
Bloviate means, “to speak or write verbosely and windily.”
OPTION #1: bloviate= BLOE/VAOE/A*IT
OPTION #2: bloviate= BLOEF/YA*IT
OPTION #3: bloviate= BLOEF/YI/A*IT
Aegis means the following: “(1) A shield or breastplate emblematic of majesty that was associated with Zeus and Athena.
(2a) Protection. (2b) Controlling or conditioning influence.
(3a) Auspices, sponsorship. (3b) Control or guidance especially by an individual, group, or system.”
OPTION #1: aegis= AOE/GIS
OPTION #2: aegis= AOE/G*IS
OPTION #3: aegis= AOE/JIS
OPTION #4: aegis= AOE/J*IS