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Behead C

Category:Language
Submitted By:MarcM1098
Fun:**** (3.31)
Difficulty:** (1.74)



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. Outer layer -> Oxidized metal
2. Defraud; violate rules -> Thermal energy in transit
3. Sensation of cold -> Local land elevation
4. Go upward -> Jointed appendage; branch
5. Strong metal rope -> Having necessary skill
6. Confined; restrained -> Old; grew older
7. Stop; discontinue -> Freedom from hardship
8. Lacking dirt -> Lacking fat

Hint:

The shorter words start with these letters:
1. R
2. H
3. H
4. L
5. A
6. A
7. E
8. L

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Comments on this teaser


Posted by SgtPepper01/13/10
Easy, but good fun. Might be better without the letter categorisation, though, to make it a little harder (if a little less organised). Thanks for the teaser!

Posted by scallio01/17/10
I loved it! :D A few easy, a few hard, a fun time.

Posted by builder01/17/10
fun, easy once the rules sunk in. Glad to see something new.

Posted by jimbooth01901/17/10
Good one, I missed chill-hill, thought maybe fridge-ridge :oops:

Posted by crazy10man01/17/10
That was a lot of fun! Got stuck on cheat-->heat, but I enjoyed your teaser!!!

Posted by auntiesis01/17/10
Very much fun. I really liked this one, but had a little trouble with a few of them. Good job. :D :lol: :D

Posted by gargph01/17/10
I only got the last one.. :oops:

Posted by patiencewithaP01/17/10
Not as easy as I thought it would be! Fun! :D

Posted by Johnny01/19/10
Not my thing I didn't really try :lol:

Posted by mathisnice04/05/10
Fun! I got them all right with the hint except for 1-3. In my favorites! :D

Posted by Babe01/18/13
I did not try either. The clues were a bit dense for me. I could have thought of easier ones for us stupid people.

Posted by jaycr01/18/13
Some answers came very quickly, other, not so much. I liked it.

Posted by cutebug01/18/13
Took awhile,but I got all of them. Enjoyable. :D :D

Posted by glowingredbob01/18/13
I love this one! Pretty easy, except for the cease-ease one. :wink:

Posted by chessgenius01/18/13
nice one buddy.i feel so dumb now, having failed to get almost all except the last one.

Posted by iggy3901/18/13
fun missed #7 but really liked it. thx :D :D :D

Posted by Puzzle_Master01/18/13
Cool. For #1 I got core --> ore, because there is technically an outer and an inner core at the center of the Earth. Could that be another possible solution?

Posted by auntiesis01/18/13
I enjoyed this one and then I realized I had done it before. I didn't remember it at all, so it was like a new one to me. Memory loss is fun !!! :D :D :D

Posted by bobg01/18/13
I like fridge-ridge and I'd add 'stone-tone' to the last one.

Posted by thecatladycac01/19/13
Nice teaser; I very much enjoyed it. I had to give the most thought to number four - I kept wanting to start with the word "rise", but the right answer finally came to me! I look forward to more like this one. :D :lol: :D

Posted by GertieMarie01/20/13
I found this one much easier than the last one I did. Lots of fun, especially when I have no difficulty getting them. haha Good work. :D :D

Posted by Obilio04/29/13
Needed the hint for 3 and 8, I'm doing all Marc's teasers and quizzes, because I know they will be great :D




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