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May 10th, 2021: CAPTIOUS

Definition: CAPTIOUS adj tending to find fault

Anagrams: autopsic

Hooks: (none)

Ana-hooks: acupoiNts

'Typos': captions cautious

Blana-grams: acoustiC acupoiNt aNticous apoMicts apositIc apRicots auctioNs autopsiA autopTic capitoLs cautioNs cHupatis coaLpits Ectopias Factious ocCiputs opuNtias outpacEs pactioNs piscatoR potasSic scotOpia spaciouS spicCato suBoptic suBtopia suBtopic tapiocAs utopiaNs utopiasT

Extensions: captiousLY captiousNESS captiousNESSES

Sub-anagrams: act acts ai ais ait aits aitu aitus apt apts as asci ascot asp aspic aspout at atoc atocs atop atopic auto autos cap capi capo capos capot capots caps caput cast cat cats catsup caup caups ciao ciaos cis cist cit cito cits coapt coapts coast coat coati coatis coats coit coits coitus cop copita copitas cops cos cost costa cot cots coup coups cuit cuits cup cups cusp cut cutis cuts ictus io ios iota iotas is iso it ita itas its oast oat oats oca ocas octa octas oi op ops opt optic optics opts opus os ostia otic ou oup oups oust out outs pa pac paco pacos pacs pact pacts pais pas past pat patio patios patois pats pi pia pias pic pica picas picot picots pics pious pis pisco piso pit pita pitas pits piu po poa poas poi pois pos posit post pot pots pout pouts psi psoai psoatic pst pus put putois puts sac sai saic sap sat sati sau saut scapi scat scaup scop scopa scot scotia scoup scout scup scut scuta si sic sip sit situp so soap soc soca sop sot sou souct soup sout spa spait spat spic (and 66 more)


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