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egg1 a cell in a female animal or in some kinds of plants that can develop into a new individual after it is fertilized. [2 definitions]
egg2 to urge or encourage to act (usually followed by "on").
eggplant a plant grown for its dark purple fruit, which is eaten as a vegetable. The fruit is often shaped like an egg or like a tube.
ego one's feeling about oneself, especially in comparison with other people. [2 definitions]
egocentric concerned with oneself.
egret a kind of heron that is usually white and grows a long plume of feathers in breeding season. There are several kinds of egrets.
Egypt a country in North Africa on the Mediterranean and Red Seas. Egypt is also called the Arab Republic of Egypt. Cairo is the capital of Egypt.
Egyptian of or having to do with Egypt or its people. [3 definitions]
eight the word for the number 8. [3 definitions]
eighteen the name for the number 18. [3 definitions]
eighteenth coming next after the seventeenth in a series. [3 definitions]
eighth coming next after the seventh in a series. [3 definitions]
eightieth coming next after the seventy-ninth in a series. [3 definitions]
eighty the word for the Arabic numeral 80 and for the Roman numeral LXXX. [3 definitions]
either one or the other of two. [5 definitions]
eject to throw out with force. [2 definitions]
elaborate planned or carried out with great care and attention to details. [2 definitions]
elapse to go or slip by; pass or come to an end.
elastic able to return to its original form after being stretched or squeezed. [2 definitions]
elbow the bend or joint between the upper arm and the lower arm. [3 definitions]
elder1 born earlier; older. [2 definitions]