1. Taskent the capital of Uzbekistan
  2. discount an amount or percentage deducted
  3. desiccant a substance that promotes drying
  4. descant a decorative musical accompaniment (often improvised) added above a basic melody
  5. discant a decorative musical accompaniment (often improvised) added above a basic melody
  6. talk into persuade somebody to do something
  7. tangent a line that touches a curve at only one point
  8. Tashkent the capital of Uzbekistan
  9. askant (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
  10. nose count a periodic count of the population
  11. designate design or destine
  12. viscount a British peer who ranks below an earl and above a baron
  13. dismount alight from (a horse)
  14. gas giant any of the four outermost planets in the solar system
  15. miscreant a person without moral scruples
  16. miscount count wrongly
  17. nosecount a periodic count of the population
  18. desk-bound restricted to working in an office rather than in an active physical capacity
  19. asquint (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
  20. skint lacking funds