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Just to try to get us out if this blind alley [Re: wofahulicodoc] #209372
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I'm going to play fast and loose with the roolz, and change

B --> L I

and make BATTLESHIP into

PHILATELIST.

Maybe we should throw in all the tiles and draw seven new ones?

Thinking outsode the box.. [Re: wofahulicodoc] #209373
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On the other hand, if we permit Greek letters...

If we make φ --> E we have

PHILATELIST

PHI --> E

SATELLITE

and I think we can go on from there without having to dump the entire rack of letters.

Can't we?

----whispers, maybe [Re: wofahulicodoc] #209374
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I > L

TELLTALES

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----please, draw me a sheep----
Starry-eyed [Re: LukeJavan8] #209430
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TELLTALES

drop one L

STELLATE

- - - -of blood [Re: wofahulicodoc] #209431
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PLATELET


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Paint your Wagon. Or your Sunflowers... [Re: LukeJavan8] #209435
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PLATELET

drop one L

PALETTE

- --like unto a kilt [Re: wofahulicodoc] #209437
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PLEATED


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Hair today, gone tomorrow [Re: LukeJavan8] #209438
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PLEATED

add I

DEPILATE

(or, if you want a feather in your cap, PILEATED)

- before digging a foundation [Re: wofahulicodoc] #209453
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just Roman the Hills [Re: LukeJavan8] #209455
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TAPELINE

E-->A

PALATINE

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