Questions tagged [word-property]

For puzzles which ask the solver to determine a hidden property of certain words (or phrases), given a set of words with that property and usually also a set of words without it for comparison. Puzzles with this tag often have titles of the form "What is a [...] Word™?"

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What is a Peruvian Word™?

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 has a certain property, I call it a Peruvian Word™. You can ...
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What is a Cuddly Word™?

This is in the spirit of the What is a Word/Phrase™ series started by JLee, etc. You know the drill by now. If a word conforms to a special rule, I call it a Cuddly Word™. Use the following examples ...
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What is a Peachy Word™?

If a word conforms to a special rule, I call it a Peachy Word™. Use the list of examples below to find out what this rule is. $$\begin{array}{|c|c|} \hline \textbf{Peachy Words™}&\textbf{Not ...
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What is a Riven Word™ / Phrase™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Riven Word™ or Phrase™. ...
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What is an Emotional Word™?

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 has a certain property, I call it an Emotional Word™. If it ...
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What is a Contradicting Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Contradicting Word™. If ...
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What is a Narcissistic Word™?

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 has a certain property, I call it a Narcissistic Word™. If it ...
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What is an Explosive Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it an Explosive Word™. Use ...
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What is a Perfect Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Perfect Word™. Use the ...
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What is a Lovely Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Lovely Word™. Use the ...
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What is a Right-wing Word™?

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 has a certain property, I call it a Right-wing Word™. You can ...
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What is a Tight Word™?

If a word conforms to a special rule, I call it a Tight Word™. Use the list of examples below to find out what this rule is. $$\begin{array}{|c|c|} \hline \textbf{Tight Words™}&\textbf{Not Tight ...
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What is a Distasteful Word™?

Here are some words that are Distasteful™: Many Text How Doors Colors Fraction On the other hand, here are some Tasteful™ words: Arrows Objects Stack Going Free Part Much Finally, here are some ...
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What is a Confused Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Confused Word™. Use ...
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What is a Single Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Single Word™. Use the ...
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What is a Smooth Word™?

If a word follows a single property, I call it a Smooth Word™. There isn't much of maths and/or encoding and stuff; it requires a bit of out-of-the-box thinking. Resemblance between words of each pair ...
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What is a Regular Word™?

If a word has a certain property, I call it a Regular Word™. You can use the examples below to find the property: $$\begin{array}{|c|c|} \hline \bbox[yellow]{\textbf{Regular Words™}}&\bbox[...
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What is a Devilish Phrase™/Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Devilish Phrase™/Word™. ...
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What Is An Explain Word?

This is in the idea of the What is a Word/Group of Words group started by A Person with a new type of Word and Group of Words problems. If a word is the best I call it an Explain word. Use the ...
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What is an Isolated Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it an Isolated Word™. Use ...
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What is a Bandit Word™?

If a word conforms to a special rule, I call it a Bandit Word™. Use the following examples below to find the rule. And, if you want to analyze, here is a CSV version: ...
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What is a Computer Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Computer Word™. Use ...
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What is a Re-Tileable Word™?

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 has a certain property, I call it a Re-Tileable Word™. You can ...
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What is a Decomposed Word™?

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 has a certain property, I call it a Decomposed Word™. You can ...
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What is a Nonvocal Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Nonvocal Word™. Use ...
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What is a Lonely Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Lonely Word™. Use the ...
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What is a Tower Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Tower Word™. Use the ...
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What is a Refreshing Word™?

If a word conforms to a special rule, I call it a Refreshing Word™. Use the following examples below to find the rule. And here is a CSV version: ...
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What is a Veteran Word™?

If a word conforms to a certain rule, I call it a Veteran Word™. Use the following examples below to find the rule: Here is a CSV version: Veteran WordsTM, Not Veteran WordsTM AGENT, ASSISTANT* ...
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What is a Healthy Word™?

If a word conforms to a special rule, I call it a Healthy Word™. Use the following examples below to find the rule. *These words are Extra Healthy™. And, if you want to analyze, here is a CSV ...
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What is an Anagrammable Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it an Anagrammable Word™. ...
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What is an Energetic Transmitter Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it an Energetic Transmitter ...
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What is a Bumpy Word™?

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 has a certain property, I call it a Bumpy Word™. You can use ...
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What is a Chaotic Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Chaotic Word™. You can ...
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What is an Uptight™ Word?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it an Uptight Word™. ...
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What is a Viridescent Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Viridescent Word™. Use ...
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What is a Bonus Word™?

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 phrase conforms to a special rule, I call it a Bonus Word™. Use the ...
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What is a Close-knit Word™?

My first contribution to the What is a Word/Phrase™ puzzle series started by JLee over a year ago. If a word conforms to a special rule, I call it a Close-Knit Word™. Use the list of examples below ...
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What is a Touch Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Touch Word™. Use the ...
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What is an Odious Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it an Odious Word™. Use the ...
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What is a Shy Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Shy Word™. Use the ...
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What is a Mostly Ruddy Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Mostly Ruddy Word™. ...
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What is a Fantastical Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Fantastical Word™. Use ...
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What is a Spaced Out Word™?

This is my first try at a puzzle, so hopefully it at least lasts a few hours before someone figures it out :) This is in the spirit of the What is a Word/Phrase™ series started by JLee with a special ...
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What is a Conflicted Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Conflicted Word™. Use ...
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What is a Self-Absorbed Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it an Self-Absorbed Word™. ...
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What is a Variadic Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it a Variadic Word™. Use ...
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What is an Inflated Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it an Inflated Word™. Use ...
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What is a Venomous Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it an Venomous Word™. Use ...
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What is an Introspective Word™?

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 conforms to a special rule, I call it an Introspective Word™. ...