1. essay an analytic or interpretive literary composition
  2. issue some situation or event that is thought about
  3. assay a test of a substance to determine its components
  4. ease freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort
  5. ass an animal that has longer ears and is smaller than a horse
  6. assuage provide physical relief, as from pain
  7. Esau (Old Testament) the eldest son of Isaac who would have inherited the covenant that God made with Abraham and that Abraham passed on to Isaac; he traded his birthright to his twin brother Jacob for a mess of pottage
  8. wise having intelligence and discernment
  9. use put into service
  10. easy posing no difficulty; requiring little effort
  11. Aussie a native or inhabitant of Australia
  12. ace a playing card in a deck having a single pip on its face
  13. Asia the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population
  14. asea in the direction of the sea
  15. awesome inspiring admiration or wonder
  16. eyas an unfledged or nestling hawk
  17. Wise United States religious leader (born in Bohemia) who united reform Jewish organizations in the United States (1819-1900)
  18. Josue a book in the Old Testament describing how Joshua led the Israelites into Canaan (the Promised Land) after the death of Moses
  19. Eos the winged goddess of the dawn in ancient mythology
  20. Ouse a river in northeastern England that flows generally southeastward to join the Trent River and form the Humber

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