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Old 12-22-2018, 05:17 PM
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-Each time any given letter is in the word, it must be pronounced the same way.
-No terminal silent “e”
-Word must have more than one syllable
-Word can only use letters that are worth 1 point in Scrabble (e, a, i, o, u, n, r, t, l, s)
-there must be at least one duplicated letter
-word can be changed into another word by changing one letter to a different letter (the other word need not follow any of the rules, of course)
-must neither be nor contain a number word
-word must include one or more pairs of double letters
-word may not contain the sequence "ion"
-word may not end in the sequence "er"
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ninjaed, just a ticcy

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-Each time any given letter is in the word, it must be pronounced the same way.
-No terminal silent “e”
-Word must have more than one syllable
-Word can only use letters that are worth 1 point in Scrabble (e, a, i, o, u, n, r, t, l, s)
-there must be at least one duplicated letter
-word can be changed into another word by changing one letter to a different letter (the other word need not follow any of the rules, of course)
-must neither be nor contain a number word
-word must include one or more pairs of double letters
-word may not contain the sequence "ion"
-word may not end in the sequence "er"
-no double n
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-Each time any given letter is in the word, it must be pronounced the same way.
-No terminal silent “e”
-Word must have more than one syllable
-Word can only use letters that are worth 1 point in Scrabble (e, a, i, o, u, n, r, t, l, s)
-there must be at least one duplicated letter
-word can be changed into another word by changing one letter to a different letter (the other word need not follow any of the rules, of course)
-must neither be nor contain a number word
-word must include one or more pairs of double letters
-word may not contain the sequence "ion"
-word may not end in the sequence "er"
-no double n
-no terminal s
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-Each time any given letter is in the word, it must be pronounced the same way.
-No terminal silent “e”
-Word must have more than one syllable
-Word can only use letters that are worth 1 point in Scrabble (e, a, i, o, u, n, r, t, l, s)
-there must be at least one duplicated letter
-word can be changed into another word by changing one letter to a different letter (the other word need not follow any of the rules, of course)
-must neither be nor contain a number word
-word must include one or more pairs of double letters
-word may not contain the sequence "ion"
-word may not end in the sequence "er"
-no double n
-no terminal s
-word must violate exactly one of the rules, but not the same rule as the previous word
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-Each time any given letter is in the word, it must be pronounced the same way.
-No terminal silent e
-Word must have more than one syllable
-Word can only use letters that are worth 1 point in Scrabble (e, a, i, o, u, n, r, t, l, s)
-there must be at least one duplicated letter
-word can be changed into another word by changing one letter to a different letter (the other word need not follow any of the rules, of course)
-must neither be nor contain a number word
-word must include one or more pairs of double letters
-word may not contain the sequence "ion"
-word may not end in the sequence "er"
-no double n
-no terminal s
-word must violate exactly one of the rules, but not the same rule as the previous word
-word must have an even number of letters
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-Each time any given letter is in the word, it must be pronounced the same way.
-No terminal silent “e”
-Word must have more than one syllable
-Word can only use letters that are worth 1 point in Scrabble (e, a, i, o, u, n, r, t, l, s)
-there must be at least one duplicated letter
-word can be changed into another word by changing one letter to a different letter (the other word need not follow any of the rules, of course)
-must neither be nor contain a number word
-word must include one or more pairs of double letters
-word may not contain the sequence "ion"
-word may not end in the sequence "er"
-no double n
-no terminal s
-word must violate exactly one of the rules, but not the same rule as the previous word
-word must have an even number of letters
-must contain at least three different vowels
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-Each time any given letter is in the word, it must be pronounced the same way.
-No terminal silent e
-Word must have more than one syllable
-Word can only use letters that are worth 1 point in Scrabble (e, a, i, o, u, n, r, t, l, s)
-there must be at least one duplicated letter
-word can be changed into another word by changing one letter to a different letter (the other word need not follow any of the rules, of course)
-must neither be nor contain a number word
-word must include one or more pairs of double letters
-word may not contain the sequence "ion"
-word may not end in the sequence "er"
-no double n
-no terminal s
-word must violate exactly one of the rules, but not the same rule as the previous word
-word must have an even number of letters
-must contain at least three different vowels
-must be an English word that is not also a word in Spanish
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-Each time any given letter is in the word, it must be pronounced the same way.
-No terminal silent e
-Word must have more than one syllable
-Word can only use letters that are worth 1 point in Scrabble (e, a, i, o, u, n, r, t, l, s)
-there must be at least one duplicated letter
-word can be changed into another word by changing one letter to a different letter (the other word need not follow any of the rules, of course)
-must neither be nor contain a number word
-word must include one or more pairs of double letters
-word may not contain the sequence "ion"
-word may not end in the sequence "er"
-no double n
-no terminal s
-word must violate exactly one of the rules, but not the same rule as the previous word
-word must have an even number of letters
-must contain at least three different vowels
-must be an English word that is not also a word in Spanish
-may not end in the sequence "est"
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-Each time any given letter is in the word, it must be pronounced the same way.
-No terminal silent “e”
-Word must have more than one syllable
-Word can only use letters that are worth 1 point in Scrabble (e, a, i, o, u, n, r, t, l, s)
-there must be at least one duplicated letter
-word can be changed into another word by changing one letter to a different letter (the other word need not follow any of the rules, of course)
-must neither be nor contain a number word
-word must include one or more pairs of double letters
-word may not contain the sequence "ion"
-word may not end in the sequence "er"
-no double n
-no terminal s
-word must violate exactly one of the rules, but not the same rule as the previous word
-word must have an even number of letters
-must contain at least three different vowels
-must be an English word that is not also a word in Spanish
-may not end in the sequence "est"
-must not contain 3 or more of any letter
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Old 12-26-2018, 09:38 PM
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-Each time any given letter is in the word, it must be pronounced the same way.
-No terminal silent e
-Word must have more than one syllable
-Word can only use letters that are worth 1 point in Scrabble (e, a, i, o, u, n, r, t, l, s)
-there must be at least one duplicated letter
-word can be changed into another word by changing one letter to a different letter (the other word need not follow any of the rules, of course)
-must neither be nor contain a number word
-word must include one or more pairs of double letters
-word may not contain the sequence "ion"
-word may not end in the sequence "er"
-no double n
-no terminal s
-word must violate exactly one of the rules, but not the same rule as the previous word
-word must have an even number of letters
-must contain at least three different vowels
-must be an English word that is not also a word in Spanish
-may not end in the sequence "est"
-must not contain 3 or more of any letter
-must not have been used already in the current round
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Old 12-26-2018, 09:40 PM
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I thought repeats were disallowed as part of the game?

ETA: it's not in the rules in the first post, so maybe not. I had always assumed so.

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Old 12-26-2018, 09:56 PM
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Yeah, I think the opposite assumption of "your rule should disallow your own word" was also unstated, and at one point I did the same procedure of looking at the first post and realizing that there was nothing in the rules that required it.

Also, given the word you posted immediately above, I found it amusing to use one of your words

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Looks like we're stopped again. Tim, start a new one.
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-May not be plural
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-May not be an animal
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-May not be an animal
-May not end in "R"
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-May not be plural
-May not be an animal
-May not end in "R"
-May not begin with "R"
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-May not be an animal
-May not end in "R"
-May not begin with "R"
-May not be an article
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-May not be plural
-May not be an animal
-May not end in "R"
-May not begin with "R"
-May not be an article
-May not be a poisonous plant
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-May not begin with same letter as prior word
-May not be plural
-May not be an animal
-May not end in "R"
-May not begin with "R"
-May not be an article
-May not be a poisonous plant
-May not be both a food and a verb
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-May not be an adjective
-May not begin with same letter as prior word
-May not be plural
-May not be an animal
-May not end in "R"
-May not begin with "R"
-May not be an article
-May not be a poisonous plant
-May not be both a food and a verb
-Must not have only two syllables
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-May not be an animal
-May not end in "R"
-May not begin with "R"
-May not be an article
-May not be a poisonous plant
-May not be both a food and a verb
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-May not end in "R"
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-May not be an article
-May not be a poisonous plant
-May not be both a food and a verb
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-Must not describe a medical specialty
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-May not begin with same letter as prior word
-May not be plural
-May not be an animal
-May not end in "R"
-May not begin with "R"
-May not be an article
-May not be a poisonous plant
-May not be both a food and a verb
-Must not have only two syllables
-Must not describe a medical specialty
-Must have 12 or fewer letters
-No economic or political movements

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-May not end in "R"
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-May not be an article
-May not be a poisonous plant
-May not be both a food and a verb
-Must not have only two syllables
-Must not describe a medical specialty
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-No economic or political movements
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-May not be a poisonous plant
-May not be both a food and a verb
-Must not have only two syllables
-Must not describe a medical specialty
-Must have 12 or fewer letters
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-May not be an article
-May not be a poisonous plant
-May not be both a food and a verb
-Must not have only two syllables
-Must not describe a medical specialty
-Must have 12 or fewer letters
-No economic or political movements
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-May not be an animal
-May not end in "R"
-May not begin with "R"
-May not be an article
-May not be a poisonous plant
-May not be both a food and a verb
-Must not have only two syllables
-Must not describe a medical specialty
-Must have 12 or fewer letters
-No economic or political movements
-May not be a form of clerical hierarchy.
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-May not be plural
-May not be an animal
-May not end in "R"
-May not begin with "R"
-May not be an article
-May not be a poisonous plant
-May not be both a food and a verb
-Must not have only two syllables
-Must not describe a medical specialty
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-May not be an animal
An ounce is a snow leopard, fwiw. I'm not really sure if "may not" means that a word with multiple meanings is excluded.
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An ounce is a snow leopard, fwiw. I'm not really sure if "may not" means that a word with multiple meanings is excluded.
You may have me there. I had never heard the snow leopard "ounce" before. In my defense the animal and the unit of measure are not etymologically related.
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Substituting:

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-May not be an animal
-May not end in "R"
-May not begin with "R"
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-May not be both a food and a verb
-Must not have only two syllables
-Must not describe a medical specialty
-Must have 12 or fewer letters
-No economic or political movements
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