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Words With One Letter Changed #4.

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Puzzle ID:#36977
Fun:*** (2.78)
Difficulty:** (2)
Category:Language
Submitted By:jazzmusician46Aau*****

 

 

 



In this teaser you have been given two definitions. Each pair of definitions is for two unrelated words. Your task is to discover what these two words are. In the answer to the second word, I took the first word, but changed one of its letters to make a completely different word. (i.e. table - fable)


1. To walk in a laboured manner - A swelling.
2. The underworld - Rodentlike mammals with long ears and long hind legs that hop.
3. An area sheltered from the sun - The feeling of disgrace.
4. A piece of wax with a wick that is lit to give light - The section of something made specifically to be grasped or held by the hand.


Answer

1. Limp - lump
2. Hades - hares
3. Shade - shame
4. Candle - handle

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