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Old 11-20-2018, 08:59 AM
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a word that ends in a vowel
a word that ends in a different vowel than the previous word
not bi-curious (does not end in “y”)
must also begin with a vowel
cannot begin and end with the same vowel
must begin with previous word’s final letter
may not have more than three syllables
may not contain a double consonant
may not be a proper noun (normally capitalized word)
may not include an "h"
must contain at least two consonants
there must be no "y" as part of the last syllable
must include at least one "j", "q", "x" or "z"
may not include "i"
must contain at least two letters from the second half of the alphabet (N-Z)
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Old 11-20-2018, 03:56 PM
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a word that ends in a vowel
a word that ends in a different vowel than the previous word
not bi-curious (does not end in “y”)
must also begin with a vowel
cannot begin and end with the same vowel
must begin with previous word’s final letter
may not have more than three syllables
may not contain a double consonant
may not be a proper noun (normally capitalized word)
may not include an "h"
must contain at least two consonants
there must be no "y" as part of the last syllable
must include at least one "j", "q", "x" or "z"
may not include "i"
must contain at least two letters from the second half of the alphabet (N-Z)
must contain at least two consecutive consonants
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Old 11-20-2018, 06:28 PM
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a word that ends in a vowel
a word that ends in a different vowel than the previous word
not bi-curious (does not end in “y”)
must also begin with a vowel
cannot begin and end with the same vowel
must begin with previous word’s final letter
may not have more than three syllables
may not contain a double consonant
may not be a proper noun (normally capitalized word)
may not include an "h"
must contain at least two consonants
there must be no "y" as part of the last syllable
must include at least one "j", "q", "x" or "z"
may not include "i"
must contain at least two letters from the second half of the alphabet (N-Z)
must contain at least two consecutive consonants
may not end in "e"
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Old 11-24-2018, 09:18 AM
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Old 11-25-2018, 12:34 PM
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Sorry, I didn't think mine would be the deal breaker but I must admit I can't come up with anything. Thought I would give people a bit of extra time over the holiday, too. Let's begin again with

A word at least partially palindromic, i.e. at least two consecutive letters in the word are repeated consecutively in reverse order elsewhere in the word, e.g. "banana".
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Old 11-25-2018, 12:38 PM
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A word at least partially palindromic, i.e. at least two consecutive letters in the word are repeated consecutively in reverse order elsewhere in the word, e.g. "banana".
No plurals
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A word at least partially palindromic, i.e. at least two consecutive letters in the word are repeated consecutively in reverse order elsewhere in the word, e.g. "banana".
No plurals
Must contain three of some letter
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Old 11-25-2018, 10:36 PM
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A word at least partially palindromic, i.e. at least two consecutive letters in the word are repeated consecutively in reverse order elsewhere in the word, e.g. "banana".
No plurals
Must contain three of some letter
must contain at least two different vowels
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Old 11-25-2018, 10:47 PM
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A word at least partially palindromic, i.e. at least two consecutive letters in the word are repeated consecutively in reverse order elsewhere in the word, e.g. "banana".
No plurals
Must contain three of some letter
Must contain at least two different vowels
Cannot end -ed
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Old 11-26-2018, 07:32 AM
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A word at least partially palindromic, i.e. at least two consecutive letters in the word are repeated consecutively in reverse order elsewhere in the word, e.g. "banana".
No plurals
Must contain three of some letter
Must contain at least two different vowels
Cannot end -ed
Second letter may not be E
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Old 11-26-2018, 08:57 AM
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A word at least partially palindromic, i.e. at least two consecutive letters in the word are repeated consecutively in reverse order elsewhere in the word, e.g. "banana".
No plurals
Must contain three of some letter
Must contain at least two different vowels
Cannot end -ed
Second letter may not be E
No proper names
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Old 11-26-2018, 01:11 PM
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A word at least partially palindromic, i.e. at least two consecutive letters in the word are repeated consecutively in reverse order elsewhere in the word, e.g. "banana".
No plurals
Must contain three of some letter
Must contain at least two different vowels
Cannot end -ed
Second letter may not be E
No proper names
Must be one letter shorter or longer than the previous word
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Old 11-26-2018, 03:06 PM
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A word at least partially palindromic, i.e. at least two consecutive letters in the word are repeated consecutively in reverse order elsewhere in the word, e.g. "banana".
No plurals
Must contain three of some letter
Must contain at least two different vowels
Cannot end -ed
Second letter may not be E
No proper names
Must be one letter shorter or longer than the previous word
Cannot contain more than 3 different letters that were in the previous word (repeated letters ignored)
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Old 11-27-2018, 10:12 AM
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A word at least partially palindromic, i.e. at least two consecutive letters in the word are repeated consecutively in reverse order elsewhere in the word, e.g. "banana".
No plurals
Must contain three of some letter
Must contain at least two different vowels
Cannot end -ed
Second letter may not be E
No proper names
Must be one letter shorter or longer than the previous word
Cannot contain more than 3 different letters that were in the previous word (repeated letters ignored)
Cannot end in Y
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Old 11-29-2018, 12:30 AM
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A word at least partially palindromic, i.e. at least two consecutive letters in the word are repeated consecutively in reverse order elsewhere in the word, e.g. "banana".
No plurals
Must contain three of some letter
Must contain at least two different vowels
Cannot end -ed
Second letter may not be E
No proper names
Must be one letter shorter or longer than the previous word
Cannot contain more than 3 different letters that were in the previous word (repeated letters ignored)
Cannot end in Y
Cannot contain 4 of any letter
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Old 11-30-2018, 10:34 AM
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A word at least partially palindromic, i.e. at least two consecutive letters in the word are repeated consecutively in reverse order elsewhere in the word, e.g. "banana".
No plurals
Must contain three of some letter
Must contain at least two different vowels
Cannot end -ed
Second letter may not be E
No proper names
Must be one letter shorter or longer than the previous word
Cannot contain more than 3 different letters that were in the previous word (repeated letters ignored)
Cannot end in Y
Cannot contain 4 of any letter
Cannot contain a double S
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Old 12-03-2018, 12:33 PM
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Looks like another stall. Bayaker, please start a new round.
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Old 12-04-2018, 12:39 PM
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Sorry for not paying attention.

wry

Must contain at least one silent consonant*

Leeway must be given here for dialectal differences. For instance, for me the "L" in palm is not silent, but but it is silent for millions of others. So let's not be picky.
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Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
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Must contain at least one silent consonant
Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
Must be at least five letters long
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Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
Must be at least five letters long
Cannot be a plural
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Old 12-04-2018, 02:01 PM
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Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
Must be at least five letters long
Cannot be a plural
May not start with a silent consonant
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Old 12-04-2018, 02:04 PM
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Cannot be a plural
May not start with a silent consonant
May not contain "h"
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Old 12-04-2018, 10:10 PM
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Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
Must be at least five letters long
Cannot be a plural
May not start with a silent consonant
May not contain "h"
May not contain the three-letter sequence "man"
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Old 12-04-2018, 10:50 PM
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Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
Must be at least five letters long
Cannot be a plural
May not start with a silent consonant
May not contain "h"
May not contain the three-letter sequence "man"
May not be a plant
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Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
Must be at least five letters long
Cannot be a plural
May not start with a silent consonant
May not contain "h"
May not contain the three-letter sequence "man"
May not be a plant
May not be human
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Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
Must be at least five letters long
Cannot be a plural
May not start with a silent consonant
May not contain "h"
May not contain the three-letter sequence "man"
May not be a plant
May not be human
May not describe a green animal

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Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
Must be at least five letters long
Cannot be a plural
May not start with a silent consonant
May not contain "h"
May not contain the three-letter sequence "man"
May not be a plant
May not be human
May not describe a green animal
May not have fins
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Old 12-06-2018, 08:49 AM
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Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
Must be at least five letters long
Cannot be a plural
May not start with a silent consonant
May not contain "h"
May not contain the three-letter sequence "man"
May not be a plant
May not be human
May not describe a green animal
May not have fins
May not end in the letter "w"
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Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
Must be at least five letters long
Cannot be a plural
May not start with a silent consonant
May not contain "h"
May not contain the three-letter sequence "man"
May not be a plant
May not be human
May not describe a green animal
May not have fins
May not end in the letter "w"
Licensed to annoy; may not contain “oo”
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Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
Must be at least five letters long
Cannot be a plural
May not start with a silent consonant
May not contain "h"
May not contain the three-letter sequence "man"
May not be a plant
May not be human
May not describe a green animal
May not have fins
May not end in the letter "w"
Licensed to annoy; may not contain “oo”
May not have wings
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Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
Must be at least five letters long
Cannot be a plural
May not start with a silent consonant
May not contain "h"
May not contain the three-letter sequence "man"
May not be a plant
May not be human
May not describe a green animal
May not have fins
May not end in the letter "w"
Licensed to annoy; may not contain “oo”
May not have wings
May not contain a space
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Coxsackievirus

Must contain at least one silent consonant
Must be a living thing (does not have to be currently living)
Must be at least five letters long
Cannot be a plural
May not start with a silent consonant
May not contain "h"
May not contain the three-letter sequence "man"
May not be a plant
May not be human
May not describe a green animal
May not have fins
May not end in the letter "w"
Licensed to annoy; may not contain “oo”
May not have wings
May not contain a space
May not contain “X”

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Old 12-10-2018, 08:40 AM
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May not describe winter weather conditions
May not contain the name of a religious figure
No unflattering adjectives
Must have more than one syllable
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May not describe winter weather conditions
May not contain the name of a religious figure
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Must have more than one syllable
May not be a palindrome
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kangaroo

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May not describe winter weather conditions
May not contain the name of a religious figure
No unflattering adjectives
Must have more than one syllable
May not be a palindrome
May not begin with the same letter as the previous word

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May not describe winter weather conditions
May not contain the name of a religious figure
No unflattering adjectives
Must have more than one syllable
May not be a palindrome
May not begin with the same letter as the previous word
May not have two of the same vowels in a row
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May not describe winter weather conditions
May not contain the name of a religious figure
No unflattering adjectives
Must have more than one syllable
May not be a palindrome
May not begin with the same letter as the previous word
May not have two of the same vowels in a row
Must begin with two or more consonants or two or more vowels
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Old 12-11-2018, 09:35 AM
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May not describe winter weather conditions
May not contain the name of a religious figure
No unflattering adjectives
Must have more than one syllable
May not be a palindrome
May not begin with the same letter as the previous word
May not have two of the same vowels in a row
Must begin with two or more consonants or two or more vowels
May not end in "-er"
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May not describe winter weather conditions
May not contain the name of a religious figure
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Must have more than one syllable
May not be a palindrome
May not begin with the same letter as the previous word
May not have two of the same vowels in a row
Must begin with two or more consonants or two or more vowels
May not end in "s"
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May not contain the name of a religious figure
No unflattering adjectives
Must have more than one syllable
May not be a palindrome
May not begin with the same letter as the previous word
May not have two of the same vowels in a row
Must begin with two or more consonants or two or more vowels
May not end in "s"
May not have three consecutive vowels
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May not contain the name of a religious figure
No unflattering adjectives
Must have more than one syllable
May not be a palindrome
May not begin with the same letter as the previous word
May not have two of the same vowels in a row
Must begin with two or more consonants or two or more vowels
May not end in "s"
May not have three consecutive vowels
Vowels must be in ascending or descending alphabetical order
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May not contain the name of a religious figure
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Must have more than one syllable
May not be a palindrome
May not begin with the same letter as the previous word
May not have two of the same vowels in a row
Must begin with two or more consonants or two or more vowels
May not end in "s"
May not have three consecutive vowels
Vowels must be in ascending or descending alphabetical order
No shortcuts- contractions not allowed

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"ain't" isn't a contraction. It's just spelled that way. It's really just one syllable.
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