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#199146 - 04/15/11 05:10 AM Woofits Hogwash
bexter Offline

Registered: 11/17/10
Posts: 677
Loc: Middle Earth
Hear ye hear ye, the (rather measly number of) daffynitions are here. You maye ass always vote fore whichever onee youe feele moste likeablness fore bye the ende date of nexte frigedæg. Happee Huntings

A) A short rope that was used to immobilize the ship's wheel, keeping the ship on course, when the helmsman needed to step away from the wheel

B) n., a gazebo-like structure made popular from the time the wealthy FitzGerald family of Wales built them

C) n. a summons; from the Early Old English period to come to the great mead hall and feast on mead music and poetry

D) Any of a half-dozen species of cliff-dwelling
birds which make their nests on the west coast of Ireland
and Northern Britain. Named for the sound their wings
make while diving for food

E) The unpleasant aftereffects of overindulgence, especially drinking

F) adj. lame in the left leg. From the Cornish weofhit, 'tilted'
----The next sentence is true. The previous sentence is false----

#199152 - 04/15/11 09:21 AM Re: Woofits Hogwash [Re: bexter]
BranShea Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 06/23/06
Posts: 5295
Loc: Netherlands, the Hague
Not to worry. It's not the quantity but the quality. I wish I knew more about boats but that they are supposed to float. Handicapped by not knowing wat gazebo means that choice is out too. I do know about summons and poetry and the others are clear as well. So I must choose from the last 4. I like the lefty weofhit, C.. or F...,.. but I like birds better.

#199158 - 04/15/11 10:51 AM Re: Woofits Hogwash [Re: BranShea]
tsuwm Offline
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Registered: 04/03/00
Posts: 10538
Loc: this too shall pass
oh dear; I really really hope it's not F), as that reminds me of the time I found the word furrahin (the right-hand hindmost horse that walks in the furrow in plowing) and all the time I spent searching for the word for the *left-hand horse.

#199164 - 04/15/11 11:10 AM Re: Woofits Hogwash [Re: tsuwm]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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Registered: 06/23/08
Posts: 8540
Loc: Land of the Flat Water

Make mine C, thanks Bexter.
----please, draw me a sheep----

#199168 - 04/15/11 11:24 AM Re: Woofits Hogwash [Re: bexter]
Buffalo Shrdlu Offline
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Registered: 06/24/02
Posts: 7210
Loc: Vermont
A is neat.
formerly known as etaoin...

#199171 - 04/15/11 06:12 PM Re: Woofits Hogwash [Re: bexter]
Jackie Online   content

Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 03/15/00
Posts: 11613
Loc: Louisville, Kentucky
F for me.

#199173 - 04/15/11 06:45 PM Re: Woofits Hogwash [Re: Jackie]
Candy Offline

Registered: 09/21/10
Posts: 1706
Loc: down under
I liked the bird one too, Bran....until I read the last one. That one I love and if it isnt the real def......then it should be.
F for me, Bex.

#199177 - 04/15/11 08:42 PM Re: Woofits Hogwash [Re: bexter]
Avy Offline
old hand

Registered: 06/23/00
Posts: 724
A for me.

#199191 - 04/16/11 07:28 PM Re: Woofits Hogwash [Re: bexter]
Faldage Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 12/01/00
Posts: 13803
I suppose I should vote. I'm going for D.

#199235 - 04/19/11 09:46 PM Re: Woofits Hogwash [Re: Faldage]
olly Offline
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Registered: 12/18/06
Posts: 956
Loc: Auckland, New Zealand
Gimme an A

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