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Puzzle ID:#37680
Fun:*** (2.7)
Difficulty:* (0.98)
Category:Language
Submitted By:tedger*us******

 

 

 



Below are ten words each missing the same three letter combination. Can you figure out what those three letters are?

_ _ _ est
T_ _ _ed
_ _ _enious
Exaggerat _ _ _
Porr_ _ _er
Spr_ _ _board
F_ _ _er
Mock_ _ _bird
Swimm_ _ _ly
_ _ _o_ _ _


Answer

The letters are ING:

Ingest
Tinged
Ingenious
Exaggerating
Porringer
Springboard
Finger
Mockingbird
Swimmingly
Ingoing

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