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eat one's words1 to take back what one has said.
eat one's words2 to admit that something one said was wrong.
eave (usually plural) the lower part of a roof that hangs out beyond the wall of a building.
eavesdrop to listen to other people talk without letting them know.
ebb the flowing of the tide away from the land to the sea; ebb tide. [3 definitions]
ebony a hard black wood that comes from tropical Asian trees. [3 definitions]
eccentric not behaving or thinking in an ordinary or accepted way; odd; peculiar. [2 definitions]
echo the repeating of a sound caused by the bouncing of sound waves from a surface. [4 definitions]
eclipse the blocking from view of the sun, a moon, or a planet by another heavenly body. In an eclipse of the sun, the sun is hidden from earth's view by the moon passing between the sun and the earth. [3 definitions]
ecology the scientific study of the relationships between living things and their environments.
economic having to do with the money system.
economical using only a small amount; without waste; frugal.
economics (used with a singular verb) the study of how goods and services are produced and distributed.
economist a person who is an expert in the study of economics.
economize to spend less money; lower expenses; be economical.
economy the careful use of money, resources, and means of production. [2 definitions]
ecosystem a community of living things, together with their environment.
ecru a pale yellowish or grayish tan color. Ecru is the color of old lace.
ecstasy a feeling of great pleasure or joy.
Ecuador a country in western South America on the Pacific coast. Quito is the capital of Ecuador.
-ed a suffix used to form the past tense of regular verbs. [2 definitions]