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6 years, 11 months ago
Let's define an
Oppogram as an anagram of opposites. Provided the words below, find their opposites, and then answer the question using an anagram of the words you found.
Who is Pepper's best friend?
first -> last -> salt
Who is this famous person?
dry young alpha-male
collect sea preserve
Note: Two word sets have been provided that will each individually reach the same conclusion. The pair can be used to help you determine that your opposite selections were correct since they will be anagrams of each other.
The opposite for dry and the opposite for collect only differ by one letter.
Young > old, sea > land
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Apr 2, 2016 at 14:28
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dry young alpha-male = damp old runt
collect sea preserve = dump land rot
Apr 4, 2016 at 13:37
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Apr 2, 2016 at 15:28
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No answer yet, but here are the opposites that I've found so far which look like having common letters (some taken from @Van.Graaf's answer):-
dry - wet, watery; humid, moist, damp
young - old, elder; aged
alpha-male - beta-male; subordinate, deputy
collect - distribute, disburse, disperse, dismantle; scatter
sea - land; shore, harbo(u)r, earth
preserve - destroy, waste; endanger
Notes: There is only one word with 'm' or 'g' in the second list, and none with 'f'.
Apr 2, 2016 at 17:28
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