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Re: Pun? What pun? It's Olympia, you silly! [Re: wofahulicodoc] #182683
02/17/09 04:56 PM
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drop the "L"

TEASET


----please, draw me a sheep----
if you had 'em you'd be king [Re: LukeJavan8] #182684
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I won't go for the obvious teases, but instead swap an s for an a.

teaset > TESTES

Re: if you had 'em you'd be king [Re: tsuwm] #182687
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Originally Posted By: tsuwm


TESTES


add R

SETTERS

Re: if you had 'em you'd be king [Re: TheFallibleFiend] #182688
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S > F

FETTERS
or

S > L

LETTERS
or

S > G
GETTERS

As in 'go-getters'

Last edited by LukeJavan8; 02/17/09 05:26 PM.

----please, draw me a sheep----
Re: if you had 'em you'd be king [Re: LukeJavan8] #182690
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Drop the G

STREET

Re: if you had 'em you'd be king [Re: Coffeebean] #182691
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Add L again TRESTLE (Seattle revisited if you change R for A )

(Are you one of them?) [Re: BranShea] #182693
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How 'bout we turn an E into a U; then we can have

TURTLES

(You bet your sweet Thailand !)

Re: (Are you one of them?) [Re: wofahulicodoc] #182695
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Oh no , not on my menu. Turtle means long life and good health. No throw into the pot.

I'm one of these... [Re: wofahulicodoc] #182697
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TURTLES

L

TRUEST

Go Back 43 Spaces [Re: BranShea] #182698
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Originally Posted By: BranShea
OK. if evolution ( feathers and furs and glossy scales and what did we get?) God/Creation, whatever your beliefs, had provided us with a nice cover of permanent fur, I would not have made this stupid remark. But as it is, are you sure it takes only two steps? How do you undo a U and add an E and an extra I in two steps only?


Well, I wanted to use PIGIRON but there seems to be general aggreement that it's two words, not one, so we'll have to find a Plan B:
POURING
change U to E
PERIGON
add another I
PEIGNOIR

...and now, we return to our regularly scheduled programming.
TRUEST

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