6
$\begingroup$

This is in the spirit of the What is a Word/Phrase™ series started by JLee with a special brand of Phrase™ and Word™ puzzles.

If a word adheres to a certain rule I call it a 21 + 3113 Word™.

enter image description here

Text-only version in CSV form:

"MINUTELY","BACON"
"INFLECTS","TOUGH"
"ZESTFUL","TASTEFUL"
"UTENSIL","INTRODUCE"
"JUSTICE","ENCHANTED"
"CUTIES","ROBIN"
"INVEST","CONFUSE"
"SWIVEL","GIRAFFE"
"FILET","PRICE"
"UNITS","YOKE"
"UNTIMELY","GATHER"
$\endgroup$
6
$\begingroup$

Not sure why they’re called what they are yet, but

21 + 3113 Words all have no enclosures in the word (for example, A and O have an enclosure but E, I, U do not.) Non-21+3113 Words have at least one enclosure.

A possible solution could be that

21, 3, 11, 3 translates to U-CKC; neither 21, 3113, U, or CKC have any enclosures either.

Thanks to @Stiv for noticing that

21 + 3113 translates to U+3113, which is the Unicode for this symbol which also doesn’t have any enclosures.

| improve this answer | |
$\endgroup$
  • $\begingroup$ Name possibly connected to this symbol which shares same property?? $\endgroup$ – Stiv May 28 at 19:14
  • $\begingroup$ I like that much better — nice job, @Stiv ! $\endgroup$ – El-Guest May 28 at 19:50

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.