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The answer is: Add a "C", I am what has been, Add a "G", I might be a queen, Add a "P", I'll turn away from sin Add an "L" and I may just give in.


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Second word My Tenth is in Ride and also in Row My Eleventh is also my three My Twelth is in Down but not in Grown My Thirteenth is in Dinner and also in Deed My Last Two are two different letters in Lee So the second word is: First word My First is in Apple but not in Lear My Second is in Fiona and also in Flower My Third is in Integrate and also ...


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The country code of Brazil is: This is because: For a full explanation for each country in the original list, see the following table:


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The eight patient names 1: 2: 3: 4: 5: 6: 7: 8: Summary: And finally: Easter eggs / references:


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... -3: MINUS ONE MINUS ONE MINUS ONE -2: MINUS ONE MINUS ONE -1: MINUS ONE 0: ONE MINUS ONE 1: ONE 2: ONE MINUS MINUS ONE 3: ONE MINUS MINUS ONE MINUS MINUS ONE ... two letters fewer since we do not use PLUS any more.


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You could count upwards from 1, because none of the numbers less than a billion contains the letter "b". However, this might be repeating words if "101" is considered to contain "one". (The version I've seen before is "Provide 100 words that don't contain the letter 'a'.") If you happen to have the system memorized, you can use polygon names instead.


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Today's Vowelburger comes with: Just check out our menu: So, what's for dessert?! :)


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With much credit to the commenters, the answers are all Final Answer: Explanations:


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I assume you start at two letters, as in your example. I'm using the circa 2013 Words With Friends dictionary. If you can only add to the right end of the word, 8-letter words are possible: ba bar barb barbe barbel barbell barbells ma max maxi maxim maxima maximal maximals pa pas past paste paster pastern pasterns re rep repo repos repose reposer ...


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I think I can do 7 letters: Which features the letter pairs:


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The answer is


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The answer is: Steps: This quote is from:


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Just signed up to share some of the solutions (3 of them) I was able to come up with in 6 steps: OH MAN! After a lot of searching I was able to do it in 5 steps (5 solutions): I confirmed the words on Anagrammer. EDIT: although all words are accepted on Anagrammer, someone pointed out in the comments that two of the words used in the 6-step solutions ...


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The question was: Explanation: You wish you have it for your lovely home I will have some water and I am fine It happens only in the future you may say Now, it's not a word but the world was crazy about it!


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Full answer with lots of help: They took from me something near to my heart. I crossed the Atlantic, my short became long, but I was still essentially myself. I gave up heroin. I introduced my companions to my friend Syrah. Once accustomed to a life of comfort, I left all ease behind. I had no place to rest, but I was always of two minds—to meander ...


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I think it's one of those rebus puzzles. :)


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Three steps/Four words:


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Your "vowelburgers" are:


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The question was: fill in a "b" - I might lose control anytime, so keep me on my toes. fill in an "m" - my brothers are all metalhead but me. fill in a "p" - my buddy has two big tusks and loves to carry me around all day long. fill in a "w" - This is usually where the presidents stay.


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Setal teals steal least-stale slate-stela Tesla tales. 9 words "Bristly birds steal the least stale tales of Tesla that are written on a slate stela (stone slab)."


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Explanation: Extension: Other possibilities:


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He dreamed


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The stranger's mission is As Tonkleton found in their answer, Given this hint, we can then discover that Finally, we Other clues that validate this answer:


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I've found a possible word, though it seems... invalid 11 letters


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Could it be with "d" with "n" with "t"


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(4 words) monopoly polymath mathematically allying (8 words) sleepover overwork workshop shoplift liftoffs offside sideburn burnout (123 words) thigh highjack jackboot, bootstrap trapdoor doorstep stepbrother therein, reinterpret preterm termini minidrama ramada, madam adamant mantram tramp rampart, partake takeover overflow flowering ringside, sidestep ...


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The final answer is formed by the words I tried to reconstruct who came up with individual words first; which is kind of hard given the timelines and grace period edits. Apologies for any mistakes. But if you ask me (non-native speaker here): I found some remaining ones: MBSTR: CKKN: LFTH:


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From exchange to stack overflow: (45 words) exchange -> angelfish -> fishbone -> bonemeal -> mealtime -> timeline -> lineament -> mentalist -> listless -> lessons -> sonship -> shipside -> sidewalk -> walkyries -> riesling -> linguistic -> stickball -> ballgame -> gameplay -> playmate -> mateship -> shipyard -> yardland -> landlord -> lording -> dinging -> ...


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This puzzle’s title, Clink Clank Clunk, would refer to...


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