1. esplanade a stretch of pavement or grass for walking by the seashore
  2. escalade an act of scaling by the use of ladders
  3. escalate increase in extent or intensity
  4. auspicious indicating favorable circumstances and good luck
  5. appalled struck with dread, shock, or dismay
  6. espalier a trellis on which ornamental shrub or fruit tree is trained to grow flat
  7. respect regard highly; think much of
  8. sepaloid resembling or characteristic of a sepal
  9. isopleth a line drawn on a map connecting points having the same numerical value of some variable
  10. asphalt a dark bituminous substance found in natural beds
  11. assibilate insert a sibilant sound before or after (another sound)
  12. aspect a characteristic to be considered
  13. espial the act of detecting something; catching sight of something
  14. Aspalathus genus of South African heathlike shrubs
  15. spelt hardy wheat grown mostly in Europe for livestock feed
  16. Iris pallida European iris having soft lilac-blue flowers
  17. splat a slat of wood in the middle of the back of a straight chair
  18. especially to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common
  19. aspirate suck in (air)
  20. usability the quality of being able to provide good service