1. assess estimate the nature, quality, ability or significance of
  2. auspicious indicating favorable circumstances and good luck
  3. aloes a purgative made from the leaves of aloe
  4. oasis a shelter serving as a place of safety or sanctuary
  5. assessee a person (or property) that is assessed
  6. awesome inspiring admiration or wonder
  7. Azores islands in the Atlantic Ocean belonging to Portugal
  8. osseous composed of or containing bone
  9. as we say in a manner of speaking
  10. Jesus a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29)
  11. Aizoaceae succulent herbs or small shrubs mostly of South Africa but also New Zealand and North America: carpetweeds; fig marigolds
  12. Alces elk or moose
  13. ascites accumulation of serous fluid in peritoneal cavity
  14. Issus a battle (333 BC) in which Alexander the Great defeated the Persians under Darius III
  15. abyss a bottomless gulf or pit
  16. Isis Egyptian goddess of fertility
  17. asset a useful or valuable quality
  18. US House the lower legislative house of the United States Congress
  19. axis a straight line through a body or figure
  20. assize the regulation of weights and measures of articles offered for sale