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Waterwords [BB521]

30 August, 2015

Key WATER into an online thesaurus and you hit many categories. Under Cowardice, say, you will find go to water, while Weaponry lists water pistol and water cannon. (Yes, there may well be more than one listing to seize.)

 So what water-phrases might lie under these 12 headings? And going with flow, does any exuberant soul care to choose another keyword, giving us some category options?

1. Difficulty

2. Prediction

3. Punishment

4. Allure

5. Discouragement

6. Nonconformity

7. Medicine

8. Truth

9. Superiority

10. Room

11. Unconditionality

12. Oppositeness


BB520 SOLUTION: Pant/rash, seed/ate, pasta/go, bought/wig, thing/aunt, swamp/addled; posses/have, discus/stalk, but/tend, though/treason, cares/spat, loo/trifle, vie/wangle

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