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Chatterbox [BB368]

24 June, 2012

Calling all motormouths, orators and general blatherers. Small in scale, this Birdbrain will gnaw your brain if you seek to make a full list. What we seek are eight words, all meaning TALK in various ways, that can fit the pattern of [BLANK]A[BLANK]. GAB is an easier synonyms to bag, but can you hunt down the other seven? (Or is there another word I overlooked?) Enough preamble – time to talk the talk.

SOLUTION NEXT WEEK
BB367 SOLUTION: Virginia, vicinity, visiting, vilified, violinist, visionaries, viability, vindictive, vitriolic, vicious circle, vindication, vicissitude

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