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- verb Simple past tense and past participle of
- adjective Not provided with a
clue, as in a crossword.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
The Atlantic:: Magazine:: The unclued diagonal entry is METAL DETECTOR.
The unclued diagonal entry is METAL DETECTOR. "Lost" items are the symbols for various metals, and "found" items are the names of those metals. Across. 1. ma(i)l + let 3. rip + snor(t)ing 10. up(bea[k])t (put anag.) 11. faulkner (anag.) 13
Meaning, for all you unclued-in dudes out there, if you disregard her verbal or nonverbal stop signs and keep pushing your luck (or salient parts of your anatomy), you're basically headed for date rape.