1. auspicious indicating favorable circumstances and good luck
  2. wasp waist a very slender waist
  3. Wiley Post United States aviator who in 1933 made the first solo flight around the world (1899-1935)
  4. essayist a writer of literary works
  5. aspect a characteristic to be considered
  6. especially to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common
  7. espouse choose and follow a theory, idea, policy, etc.
  8. asbestos a fibrous amphibole
  9. exposit state
  10. outpost a military post stationed at a distance from the main body of troops
  11. esprit liveliness of mind or spirit
  12. assess estimate the nature, quality, ability or significance of
  13. impost money collected under a tariff
  14. supposed required or under orders
  15. airpost a system of conveying mail by aircraft
  16. exposed with no protection or shield
  17. disposed (usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward
  18. essence the choicest or most vital part of some idea or experience
  19. Emily Post United States female author who wrote a book and a syndicated newspaper column on etiquette (1872-1960)
  20. opposite being directly across from each other