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Behead 3

Language brain teasers are those that involve the English language. You need to think about and manipulate words and letters.

 

Puzzle ID:#47443
Fun:**** (3.13)
Difficulty:*** (2.32)
Category:Language
Submitted By:MarcM1098Aca****

 

 

 



When you behead a word, you remove the first letter and still have a valid word. You will be given clues for the two words, longer word first.
Example: Begin -> Sour, acidic
Answer: The words are Start and Tart.

1. Adoration -> Elevate
2. Indulge in -> Permit
3. Den -> Atmosphere
4. Precipitation -> Current time
5. Morally pure -> Swift action
6. Prize -> Person under protection
7. Head covering -> City related
8. Most plump -> Provide evidence for





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Comments

bear01Aau*
Aug 09, 2010

TRICKY!!! it is surprising how much harder these are iwhtout the letter given like you have for many opf the other teasers like this. sooo very good. i got 3/4 of them.. Turban seems so obvious now that i see it.. very cleveer as always!
bear01Aau*
Aug 09, 2010

wow.. i should read my comments before i post.. lol.. nice spelling!
craniacAus*
Aug 09, 2010

Ditto what bear said. For #5, I got clean/lean, but chaste/haste is much better.
sunnybonghits*
Aug 09, 2010

I like these much better when the first letter is not the same for every word. Please keep 'em coming!
wordmama*
Aug 09, 2010

This teaser was perfect! Didn't need any hints, but I did have to think 2 seconds about 2or 3 of them, the rest coming immediately. The clues were spot on! Thank you for this teaser!!
bestgirl*
Aug 09, 2010

Very good!
patiencewithaP*us*
Aug 09, 2010

Missed #2...all I could think of was "bask" and "ask." Great teaser...I love these!
bradon182001*us*
Aug 21, 2010

Excellent. Thanks for posting.
Babe*
Aug 09, 2013

Where is everyone on this teaser? Only 8 comments. I thought it was pretty good and got all but two. Some could have had better words for clues, but fun anyhow!
Maggiethe8th*us*
Aug 09, 2013

Perfect combination of difficulty and fun-got enough to keep me going, and powered my brain in the time I allowed! One of my favorites-
auntiesisAus*
Aug 09, 2013

Not too easy. Not too difficult. All in all a very good teaser. Thanks. GW have a great week-end.



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