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Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! #173213
02/05/08 09:53 PM
02/05/08 09:53 PM
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Jackie Offline OP
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This is SO cool!! wofa, are you listening?
patterns

Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: Jackie] #173219
02/05/08 11:17 PM
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Cheating!!!

Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: Faldage] #173221
02/06/08 01:32 AM
02/06/08 01:32 AM
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But faster cheating than waiting for tomorrow's paper.

Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: Zed] #173226
02/06/08 10:58 AM
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But still cheating.

Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: Faldage] #173249
02/07/08 02:21 AM
02/07/08 02:21 AM
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No, no, merely the strategic out-sourcing of linguistic aptitudinal technology in order to proactively maximize one's temporal and intellectual efficacy.

Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: Zed] #173257
02/07/08 11:46 AM
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Cheating AND rationalizing!

Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: Faldage] #173261
02/07/08 04:01 PM
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this too shall pass
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not to break up this instructive dialog or nothin', but using OneLook in this way is just the same as using any Crossword Dictionary, be it online or brick & mortar -- it merely admits defeat and shortcuts waiting for tomorrow's paper.

-joe (ask Dr fish) friday

Re: Solve crosswords with the help of Onelook! [Re: tsuwm] #173269
02/07/08 06:39 PM
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The paper OED is heavy enough... I'd hate to see the brick & mortar one. ;-)


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