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Jump to new posts Sorry, road closed by wofahulicodoc @ 04/22/15 12:17 PM

DOUR PRONUNCIATION: (rhymes with tour; DOU-uhr) MEANING: adjective: Sullen; severe; gloomy; stubborn. ETYMOLOGY: Probably from Latin durus (hard). Earliest documented use: 1425. ___________________________ DROUR - your session with the p
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Jump to new posts Re: Nothing special by A C Bowden @ 04/22/15 12:09 PM

STREAMLINE T ---> G GENERALISM
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Jump to new posts Re: ANAGRAMS XII by LukeJavan8 @ 04/22/15 11:30 AM

Originally Posted By: wofahulicodoc Your point being? MENTALIST T --> S SALTMINES S/he's all over the site -raging ego-maniac.
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Jump to new posts - - - -make more effecient by LukeJavan8 @ 04/22/15 11:28 AM

+E STREAMLINE
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Jump to new posts Re: In the streets by A C Bowden @ 04/22/15 08:06 AM

SALTMINES S ---> R TRAMLINES
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Jump to new posts Re: ANAGRAMS XII by wofahulicodoc @ 04/22/15 06:51 AM

Your point being? MENTALIST T --> S SALTMINES
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Jump to new posts Re: ANAGRAMS XII by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 11:15 PM

Amateurs. All y'are are a bunch of amateurs. How much money you make rearranging words...? I'll tell-ya...Squadooch! Zip! Zero! Nada! Lookie here...I changed Bruce Jenner into a woman and got paid six-figures! How ya like them marbles... Gotum. And
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Jump to new posts Re: Tips for Newcomers by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 10:18 PM

Originally Posted By: LukeJavan8As a newcomer, who has not participated in l77,000 of your conversations, some of this really is frustrating. You may know what you are talking about, but a newcomer does not. Do you think "hints' for newcomers' could
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Jump to new posts I know what you're thinking by wofahulicodoc @ 04/21/15 10:05 PM

MANLIEST have another T MENTALIST
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Jump to new posts Re: Tips for Newcomers by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 10:00 PM

Originally Posted By: pendant Hmm... /methinks I should perhaps hush up and lurk until I'm less noobish. Wouldn't want anyone to rush to assist when all will probably come clear in the fullness of time. Aye, don't go pikie. You wouldn't by chance
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Jump to new posts Re: Tips for Newcomers by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 09:50 PM

Originally Posted By: morphememedley Lewis Carroll is a pen name used by Charles Lutwidge Dodgson. Thought I spent a day in a snooty private library where "all" of Lewis Carroll's books where held. Even had his picture on an early copy of Time or L
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Jump to new posts Re: Theme Based Lists by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 09:24 PM

Originally Posted By: LukeJavan8----please, draw me a sheep---- Welp...Got three ways: Side-way or front-way or the perverted-way. Got curious about that one time and googled it. HOLY CRAP-A-TOLIE! There's a website and it ain't free. Freakazoids
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Jump to new posts Re: Happy by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 08:57 PM

Originally Posted By: winwalkI live near there. You and the ZZ-Top-looking dude wearing a tux and hat. So what does close mean...? Horseshoe close? Nuclear weapon close? Hell! I'm close. Wake up from a six-hour nap...POOF! In the land of loonies
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Jump to new posts Re: Hello by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 08:37 PM

Originally Posted By: BazrHello Taher and everyone else as well, Looking forward to some very in depth discussion on word matters. Greetings from Cowboy Monkey. I'll be in the shallow end of the pool. You can't miss me...kinda short, pretty hairy
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Jump to new posts Re: Sanctity of Books by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 08:20 PM

Originally Posted By: Buffalo Shrdlu heh formerly known as etaoin... And Buckwheat say, "OOOOOOH TAY!"
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Jump to new posts Re: Sanctity of Books by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 08:10 PM

TAKE NOT THIS BOOK...for fear and shame, Cowboy Monkey is not thou name. For when you die and the Lord doth say, "WHERE IS THE BOOK, you took that day?" You'll bow your head, "I do not know." The Lord will point, "Please step below." Older than me g
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Jump to new posts Re: Spam---a lot by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 07:56 PM

Originally Posted By: LukeJavan8Now you have to do it again today. I swear I'd never buy cheap oakley sunglasses no matter how cheap. Oakley: Not cheap. But Oakies: Big time cheaper than cheap! I use to sell Oakies, mostly at flea markets, but that
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Jump to new posts - - -this be correct by LukeJavan8 @ 04/21/15 07:30 PM

MANLIEST
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Jump to new posts Re: Some thought... by endymion6 @ 04/21/15 06:57 PM

ALIMENTARY +. S ...wrongly that a person with multiple AILMENTS...would benefit from TALISMEN...turns out it's incorrect but an accepted use...
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Jump to new posts Re: hogwash® rules(?) redux by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 06:23 PM

National Public Radio plays this game. A word is given to a panel of three. Two deffs are daffy, and one the Real McCoy. The contestants gotta pick. It would be funny, Paula Poundstone is on the panel, but like frigging clock-work on meth: politics
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Jump to new posts Re: we need a new word for... by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 04:34 PM

I stood frozen with fear, opposite a paranoid schizophrenic (?), on a one-acre island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. His medication ran out fifteen hours ago...He's three-times my size...I can't swim...
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Jump to new posts Wordsmith by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 04:18 PM

Top definition on Urban Dictionary by Muggus on December 12, 2003 Wordsmith: "One with the ability to effortlessly string together words, no matter their actual meaning, in an instance and in such a way it brings a smile to the faces of those l
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Jump to new posts Everyday is a Miracle by Cowboy_Monkey @ 04/21/15 03:37 PM

“It is better to light a single candle than to curse the darkness.” —W. L. Watkinson You cannot reply when the nurse asks if a private room is preferred. She understands your silence. Twenty minutes ago, you brought your son to the ER, so certain:
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Jump to new posts the Ns have it by wofahulicodoc @ 04/21/15 03:24 PM

ASCETIC PRONUNCIATION: (uh-SET-ik) MEANING: adjective: Practicing severe self-discipline or self-denial. noun: One who practices severe self-discipline or self-denial. ETYMOLOGY: From Greek askesis (exercise or training), from askein (to e
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Jump to new posts food for thought by wofahulicodoc @ 04/21/15 03:14 PM

ENTAIL add M ALIMENT
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