Magazine article Word Ways

Punk Whiz 16

Magazine article Word Ways

Punk Whiz 16

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Oh, no, yet more Pun Quiz misdefinitions! In parenthesis are the letters in the answer; (3

6) is a charade, a nine letter word that splits into a three plus six letter pun. My answers are out back.

1. snail mail rapidity (4 5)

2. whisky and bitters (3

6)

3. Buddha pest, hungry! (8)

4. the least special soldier (7)

5. going against the grain (11)

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6. a fine cadaver--soon! (4 2 4)

7. three vowels, as in bils (1 1 1)

8. Get rich writing bad checks. (5 5)

9. where loser drinkers imbibe (5 3 5)

10. a not so sharp English ancestor (6 5)

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11. The advantage of having bangs? (6 7)

12. of no fixed address but super clean (4

4)

13. a K9 robot that can't change its mind (3

5)

14. talk turkey, with mouth and gut full of it (6)

15. A CEO's fairness-but barely making it! (4 8)

16. development of a snapshot--a close call! (5 6)

17. The elect one? Or the electrocuted one? (6 2 6)

18. the short happy life of a male dog (5 1 5 3 4 3 3.)

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19. six toes (a real problem for tennis players!) (4 5)

20. corpse that looks just like the late Quasimodo (4 6)

21. etymologically a male homosexual, ironically (4

7)

22. a gaud-awful word often thought to have merit (12)

23. source of energy for the argument for evolution (6 4)

24. engage in a dangerous kitchen melee in the barn (5

5)

25. a children's game seniors play unintentionally (4-3-4)

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