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eruwen
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Post#751 » Tue Jul 12, 2005 9:37 am

Sorry, Grondy..."fussy" is not the word.

HINT: The word is quite a bit longer than "fussy" and does not start with "f" this time.

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Post#752 » Wed Jul 13, 2005 7:35 pm

It is good that it doesn't start with f for I think flibbertigibbet means the opposite of the clue, but is still a very funny word.

Are you looking for perspicacity?
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Post#753 » Thu Jul 14, 2005 12:32 pm

Oooo...good guess, Grondy, very close, but no. You do have the first four letters correct though. So now we have that the word begins with PERS...

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Post#754 » Thu Jul 14, 2005 1:29 pm

Are you looking for persnickety?

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Post#755 » Thu Jul 14, 2005 2:59 pm

That's it RivendellElf! A green sour apple Wooly Gem for you! Pucker up! :kiss:

The next word means: The act of studying by candlelight; nocturnal study; meditation.

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Post#756 » Fri Jul 15, 2005 12:24 pm

lucubration

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Post#757 » Fri Jul 15, 2005 12:29 pm

Correct, Elrose! A chocolate malted Wooly Gem for you! :P:

The next word means: One who attempts to win favor by flattering influential people.

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Post#758 » Fri Jul 15, 2005 1:37 pm

is the word sycophant?

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Post#759 » Fri Jul 15, 2005 2:06 pm

suck-up?

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Post#760 » Fri Jul 15, 2005 6:55 pm

probably not a "brown-nose" :elfgrin:

How about toady?
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