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Thank you for visiting our booth at the 2015 NJLA conference! Below is a list of the 66 2-7 letter words found in our picture on the back of our bookmark.


ae - one

am - 1st person singular present indicative of be

as - to the same degree, amount, or extent; similarly; equally

aw - used to express protest, disbelief, disgust, or commiseration; used to express sentimental or sugary approval

awe - an overwhelming feeling of reverence, admiration, fear, etc., produced by that which is grand, sublime, extremely powerful, or the like

awee - a little while

awesome - inspiring an overwhelming feeling of reverence, admiration, or fear

ease - freedom from labor, pain, or physical annoyance; tranquil rest; comfort

ee - one that receives or benefits from a specified action; One that possesses a specified thing

em - the letter M

eme - friend; uncle

ems - the letter M (plural)

es - a plural suffix occurring in loanwords from Greek

ewe - a female sheep, especially when fully mature

ewes - female sheep, especially when fully mature (plural)

ma - mother

mae - more

mas - mother (plural)

maw - the mouth, throat, or gullet of an animal, especially a carnivorous mammal; the crop or craw of a fowl

maws - the mouth, throat, or gullet of an animal, especially a carnivorous mammal; the crop or craw of a fowl (plural)

me - the objective case of I

mea - my fault (used as an acknowledgment of one's responsibility)

meow - the characteristic sound a cat makes

meows - the caracteristic sound a cat makes (plural)

mesa - a land formation, less extensive than a plateau, having steep walls and a relatively flat top and common in arid and semiarid parts of the southwestern U.S. and Mexico.

mew - the tiny, high-pitched sound a cat or kitten makes; characteristic sound a gull makes

mews - the tiny, high-pitched sound a cat or kitten makes; characteristic sound a gull makes (plural)

mo - moment

moa - any of several flightless birds of the family Dinornithidae, of New Zealand, related to the kiwis but resembling the ostrich: extinct since about the end of the 18th century

mos - moment (plural)

mow - to cut grass, grain, etc., from

mows - to cut grass, grain, etc., from (plural)

oe - oersted

oes - any spoken sound represented by the letter O (plural)

om - a mantric word thought to be a complete expression of Brahman

oms - a mantric word thought to be a complete expression of Brahman (plural)

os - a bone

ose - a suffix occurring in adjectives borrowed from Latin, meaning “full of,” “abounding in,” “given to,” “like”

ow - interjection used especially as an expression of intense or sudden pain.

owe - to be under obligation to pay or repay

owes - to be under obligation to pay or repay (plural)

sae - self-addressed envelope

same - identical with what is about to be or has just been mentioned

saw - a tool or device for cutting, typically a thin blade of metal with a series of sharp teeth

se - a prefix occurring in loanwords from Latin, where it meant “apart”

sea - the salt waters that cover the greater part of the earth's surface

seam - the line formed by sewing together pieces of cloth, leather, or the like

see - to perceive with the eyes; look at

seem - to appear to be, feel, do, etc.

sew - to join or attach by stitches

smew - a Eurasian duck

so - in the way or manner indicated, described, or implied

soma - the body of an organism as contrasted with its germ cells

some - certain

sow - to scatter (seed) over land, earth, etc., for growth; plant

swam - simple past tense of swim

wae - woe

wame - belly

wames - belly (plural)

was - 1st and 3rd person singular pt. indicative of be

we - nominative plural of I

wee - very small; very early

wo - woe

woe - grievous distress, affliction, or trouble

woes - grievous distress, affliction, or trouble (plural)

wos - woe (plural)

 

Definitions from dictionary.com