1. mare's nest a confused multitude of things
  2. mouse's nest where mice bear and raise their young
  3. crow's nest platform for a lookout at or near the top of a mast
  4. moroseness a gloomy ill-tempered feeling
  5. treasonist someone who betrays his country by committing treason
  6. arsonist a criminal who illegally sets fire to property
  7. bird's nest nest where birds lay their eggs and hatch their young
  8. mouse nest where mice bear and raise their young
  9. Marcionism the Christian heresy of the 2nd and 3rd centuries that rejected the Old Testament and denied the incarnation of God in Jesus as a human
  10. larcenist a person who commits larceny
  11. impressionist relating to or characteristic of Impressionism
  12. Morrison Waite United States jurist who was appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1874 by President Grant (1816-1888)
  13. hornet's nest a highly contentious or hazardous situation
  14. greasiness consisting of or covered with oil
  15. wasp's nest habitation for wasps or hornets
  16. earnest characterized by a firm, humorless belief in one's opinions
  17. Carson City capital of the state of Nevada; located in western Nevada
  18. Myrsinaceae family of Old World tropical trees and shrubs
  19. bar sinister the status of being born to parents who were not married
  20. diversionist someone who commits sabotage or deliberately causes wrecks

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