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Puzzle ID:#47527
Fun:*** (2.84)
Difficulty:*** (2.3)
Category:Language
Submitted By:MarcM1098Aca*****

 

 

 



Based on the clue in parentheses, find a four-letter word that can be inserted backwards into the blank to complete a longer word.

Example: di____ve (a defeat)
Answer: dissolve ("A defeat" gives you LOSS, which is placed backwards in the blank: di_SSOL_ve.)

1. s____ing (earth)
2. si____lk (felt reverent)
3. cam____e (chauffeur driven car)
4. s____way (bass; extreme)


Hint

Here are clues for the eight-letter words:
1. walking
2. footpath
3. tea type
4. racetrack

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