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    Anagrams 2

    The word described in each sentence (or fragment) is an anagram of the word described in the other sentence. The numbers in () indicate the number of letters in the word(s).
    The first one is done for you.


    1. To pick up where you left off. (8) CONTINUE
    A single loose fitting Roman garment. (3, 5) ONE TUNIC

    2. To stay where you are. (6)
    A gold digger. (1, 5)

    3. Another name for a trail in the woods. (8)
    Picture of one’s self before dieting (3, 5)

    4. Bull, of Native American fame. (7)
    A bee will do this to an aggressor. (5, 2)

    5. Got off the straight and narrow. (7)
    The Sabbath is one. (4, 3)

    6. A deed, the process of doing something. (6)
    An agent, like medication, that restores or increases body tone. (1, 5)

    7. This is where you catch a train. (7)
    This is what he did to the chair (3, 2, 2)

    8. You stand on this while waiting for a train. (8)
    Burial site on a tract of land cultivated for the purpose of agricultural production. (4, 4)

    9. You pay this to travel on a bus or train. (4)
    You feel this when the bus or train wrecks. (4)

    10. If the traffic is heavy, you travel at this speed. (6)
    Usually wise, but this time also a wily bird (3, 3)

    11. A swift moving current in a river. (5)
    Leaky faucet causes it. (1,4)
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    I'll do 2 and 3:
    2: remain, a miner
    3: footpath, fat photo !
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    Got 'em !

    Spoiler:

    2. REMAIN, A MINER

    3. FOOTPATH, FAT PHOTO

    4. SITTING, STING IT

    5. STRAYED, REST DAY

    6. ACTION, A TONIC

    7. STATION, SAT ON IT

    8. PLATFORM, FARM PLOT

    9. FARE, FEAR

    10. SLOWLY, SLY OWL

    11. RAPID, A DRIP


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    Before and after my marriage, my (6-2-3) was quite mean, a real (5,6)!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wilmer View Post
    I'll do 2 and 3:
    2: remain, a miner
    3: footpath, fat photo !
    Good job!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wilmer View Post
    Before and after my marriage, my (6-2-3) was quite mean, a real (5,6)!

    Before and after my marriage, my mother-in-law was quite mean, a real woman Hitler!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Soroban View Post
    Got 'em !

    Spoiler:

    2. REMAIN, A MINER

    3. FOOTPATH, FAT PHOTO

    4. SITTING, STING IT

    5. STRAYED, REST DAY

    6. ACTION, A TONIC

    7. STATION, SAT ON IT

    8. PLATFORM, FARM PLOT

    9. FARE, FEAR

    10. SLOWLY, SLY OWL

    11. RAPID, A DRIP

    As good as always. Just like old times!
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    Quote Originally Posted by masters View Post
    The word described in each sentence (or fragment) is an anagram of the word described in the other sentence. The numbers in () indicate the number of letters in the word(s).
    The first one is done for you.


    1. To pick up where you left off. (8) CONTINUE
    A single loose fitting Roman garment. (3, 5) ONE TUNIC

    2. To stay where you are. (6)
    A gold digger. (1, 5)

    3. Another name for a trail in the woods. (8)
    Picture of one’s self before dieting (3, 5)

    4. Bull, of Native American fame. (7)
    A bee will do this to an aggressor. (5, 2)

    5. Got off the straight and narrow. (7)
    The Sabbath is one. (4, 3)

    6. A deed, the process of doing something. (6)
    An agent, like medication, that restores or increases body tone. (1, 5)

    7. This is where you catch a train. (7)
    This is what he did to the chair (3, 2, 2)

    8. You stand on this while waiting for a train. (8)
    Burial site on a tract of land cultivated for the purpose of agricultural production. (4, 4)

    9. You pay this to travel on a bus or train. (4)
    You feel this when the bus or train wrecks. (4)

    10. If the traffic is heavy, you travel at this speed. (6)
    Usually wise, but this time also a wily bird (3, 3)

    11. A swift moving current in a river. (5)
    Leaky faucet causes it. (1,4)
    No 7.

    STATION

    SAT ON IT?!
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