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Old 11-01-2006, 10:08 AM   #1
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Wacky Wordies

You look at the word and the way it is displayed to find out what it means.

Examples:

1. cof fee - coffee break

2. . - good to a point
d
o
o
g

3. my cu|p - my cup runeth over

4. fi$$st - fist full of cash

5. s d cousin - second cousin once removed



I was doing a sheet full of these, and those are some of the ones I got. But there were a few I couldn't get. Maybe one of you will know.


1. decimal decimal decimal

2. pos'-i'-tive'

3. the teh the

4. ed ot overs

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Old 11-01-2006, 08:23 PM   #2
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These are just guesses....


1. dot dot dot

2. Positive Possessive
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Old 11-02-2006, 02:34 PM   #3
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No. 2 might be "accentuate the positive" ??

And I think fi$$$st is "Fist Full of Dollars (Clint Eastwood movie)
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Old 11-02-2006, 02:44 PM   #4
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Ah! - No. 4: Last of the Red Hot Lovers
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Old 11-02-2006, 08:25 PM   #5
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I agree it should be Fistful of Dollars


How do you get 'last of the red hot lovers'? I see the first letter of those words is missing, but what's the connection between that and the word 'last'?


Are these supposed to be movie titles?? Did I miss that in the original post??
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Old 11-02-2006, 10:25 PM   #6
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Vera, you said it!

If the first part of each word is missing, then all you see is the LAST of each word.

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Thank you QSis!
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I am thinking #3 might me THE Mix UP or Mix them up????
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#1 could be the third degree
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I agree it should be Fistful of Dollars

How do you get 'last of the red hot lovers'? I see the first letter of those words is missing, but what's the connection between that and the word 'last'?

Are these supposed to be movie titles?? Did I miss that in the original post??
No, I don't think they're all movie titles... but another one of them is... another Clint Eastwood movie! My daughter said she's seen the "the teh the" one, and in the original rebus puzzle the last "the" is formed in a very crooked way... so that you have one good "the", one bad "the", and one ugly "the".

Daughter gave me two more:
sta4nce
moonceon
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