1. Dawes American patriot who rode with Paul Revere to warn that the British were advancing on Lexington and Concord (1745-1799)
  2. dicey of uncertain outcome; fraught with risk
  3. days the time during which someone's life continues
  4. tweeze pluck with tweezers
  5. sideways toward one side
  6. Dewey United States librarian who founded the decimal system of classification (1851-1931)
  7. weeds a black garment worn by a widow as a sign of mourning
  8. Tethys a Titaness and sea goddess; wife of Oceanus
  9. Davys English navigator who explored the Arctic while searching for the Northwest Passage (1550-1605)
  10. Deweyan of or relating to John Dewey or his philosophy
  11. due west the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees
  12. Jewess a woman who is a Jew
  13. dewy wet with dew
  14. nowadays in these times
  15. dialyse separate by dialysis
  16. odyssey a long wandering and eventful journey
  17. drawers underpants worn by men
  18. sweats garment consisting of sweat pants and a sweatshirt
  19. Dionysia an orgiastic festival in ancient Greece in honor of Dionysus
  20. Disney United States film maker who pioneered animated cartoons and created such characters as Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck; founded Disneyland (1901-1966)