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Re: ...to the ridiculous [Re: The Pook] #182573
02/12/09 10:11 PM
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Originally Posted By: The Pook
I believe the only possible word is the most obvious one, namely adding S to form the plural. You can't make any others by adding, changing or deleting any letters I think?

Change W --> U
GROWNUP --> UNGROUP

following your lead
GROWNUPS --> UNGROUPS

O ye of little faith [Re: olly] #182576
02/12/09 11:10 PM
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Wait a minute. Let's go back to GROWNUP.

Change G to E and get UNPOWER.

It can be the obsolete Piers Plowman noun, or the verb for what you do when you remove the outboard motor from your boat...

Many struggle with faith... [Re: wofahulicodoc] #182590
02/13/09 07:45 PM
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UNPOWER

P ---> D

REWOUND

Pick whichever meaning you like! :0)

Re: But they keep on swimming [Re: twosleepy] #182592
02/13/09 08:44 PM
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Lot of unning going on. rewound --> U to D DROWNED

Re: But they keep on swimming [Re: BranShea] #182594
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D to F

FROWNED

---after 9 inches of snow, and shoveling it, it is hard to see.


----please, draw me a sheep----
Tomorrow is Valentines Day. [Re: LukeJavan8] #182599
02/14/09 03:07 AM
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...tried to change N to L and make "FLOWER'D" but onelook.com says no go.

Guess I'll have to settle for dropping the W to make

FONDER.

Re: Tomorrow is Valentines Day. [Re: wofahulicodoc] #182600
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Put the W back and drop the F

WONDER


----please, draw me a sheep----
Re: Tomorrow is Valentines Day. [Re: LukeJavan8] #182603
02/14/09 02:47 PM
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No one in particular, (or all) just to change course,
N to I -- WEIRDO

Re: Tomorrow is Valentines Day. [Re: BranShea] #182607
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Back to the Valentines Day theme -

add S

DOWRIES

Re: Tomorrow is Valentines Day. [Re: wofahulicodoc] #182609
02/14/09 08:20 PM
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drop I- DOWERS- D to L LOWERS -add F FLOWERS
that what you mean?

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