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Postby Ephphatha » Fri Jan 05, 2007 6:53 am UTC

Acronyms don't count, do they?

If they do, UFA.

If they don't, Ufa.

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Postby Twasbrillig » Fri Jan 05, 2007 6:54 am UTC

Manufacture.

Edit:Somebody beat me to it, but not really - ufa isn't a word. It's a city.

So here: succeed

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Postby Ephphatha » Fri Jan 05, 2007 7:00 am UTC

wasn't that already suggested?

Myrrh. Edit: Eh, theres nothing preventing people writing letter combos twice, I need to find a new word. Pyrrhic

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Postby Alisto » Fri Jan 05, 2007 7:02 am UTC

acne.

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Postby Ephphatha » Fri Jan 05, 2007 7:05 am UTC

beachcomb

maybe that was too hard. tsp
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Postby Twasbrillig » Fri Jan 05, 2007 7:16 am UTC

Outspoken.

I wonder how many people are cheating.

xkc
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Postby mikevonkorff » Fri Jan 05, 2007 10:42 am UTC

"What does XKCD stand for? It's not actually an acronym. It's just a word [...]"

Hence, xkcd.

cex

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Postby Twasbrillig » Fri Jan 05, 2007 1:20 pm UTC

*No word exists in the english language with cex.*

Here, I'll prove it: Proof!!

Unless you mean this.

zom
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Postby Mix » Fri Jan 05, 2007 1:34 pm UTC

Zombie

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Postby Twasbrillig » Fri Jan 05, 2007 1:40 pm UTC

OH MY GOD ZOMBIE!!! EVERYBODY RUN!!!

Morph

uci
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Postby hyperion » Fri Jan 05, 2007 1:55 pm UTC

lucid

ilg
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Postby phlip » Fri Jan 05, 2007 2:01 pm UTC

Bilge

eoi

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enum ಠ_ಠ {°□°╰=1, °Д°╰, ಠ益ಠ╰};
void ┻━┻︵​╰(ಠ_ಠ ⚠) {exit((int)⚠);}
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Postby jestingrabbit » Fri Jan 05, 2007 2:57 pm UTC

Bourgeoisie

dii

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Postby Torn Apart By Dingos » Fri Jan 05, 2007 3:30 pm UTC

radii

ueu

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Postby hyperion » Fri Jan 05, 2007 3:32 pm UTC

queue

ylo
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Postby Torn Apart By Dingos » Fri Jan 05, 2007 3:38 pm UTC

nylon

ccu

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Postby ulnevets » Fri Jan 05, 2007 4:36 pm UTC

succubi

aeo

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Postby Torn Apart By Dingos » Fri Jan 05, 2007 5:09 pm UTC

aeon

unt

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Postby mikevonkorff » Fri Jan 05, 2007 6:59 pm UTC

bountifully.

"cex," by the way, is this. Rules abuse, go!

Or how about udl?

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Postby ekim » Fri Jan 05, 2007 8:09 pm UTC

maudlin

and, with similar meaning:

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Postby Token » Fri Jan 05, 2007 8:28 pm UTC

What are you talking about? Bacchanalia doesn't mean the same thing as maudlin!

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Postby WhiteWizard42 » Fri Jan 05, 2007 9:26 pm UTC

iraqi. how current.

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Postby fquizon » Fri Jan 05, 2007 10:53 pm UTC

candyology? Cheating didn't help.

Someone actually come up with an answer, or do idw.

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Postby StuMo » Fri Jan 05, 2007 11:02 pm UTC

Midwife.

I will now proceed to abuse the rules by NOT abusing the rules... :O

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Postby Twasbrillig » Sat Jan 06, 2007 12:21 am UTC

Old Macdonald had a farm, e-i-e-i-o.

iPo
I want to have Bakemaster's babies. It's possible, with science.

I wonder if you can see...
...what is wrong with my signature?

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Postby WhiteWizard42 » Sat Jan 06, 2007 12:47 am UTC

with that capitalization, you're just begging for an "iPod".

and what, people gave up on my dyo challenge?

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Postby Peshmerga » Sat Jan 06, 2007 12:48 am UTC

blitzkrieg

uin

Where in Florida, Wizard?
i hurd u liek mudkips???

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Postby Mix » Sat Jan 06, 2007 12:58 am UTC

ruin


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Postby Peshmerga » Sat Jan 06, 2007 1:03 am UTC

phlegm

olp
i hurd u liek mudkips???

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Postby Twasbrillig » Sat Jan 06, 2007 1:11 am UTC

Dolphin.

bra
I want to have Bakemaster's babies. It's possible, with science.

I wonder if you can see...
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Postby Peshmerga » Sat Jan 06, 2007 1:17 am UTC

Brain

eug
i hurd u liek mudkips???

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Postby Cosmologicon » Sat Jan 06, 2007 1:21 am UTC

There's not that many for "bra". Let's see.... vibration, algebra, membrane, zebra, vertebrate, penumbra, lucubrate, brave, brake, brane, brain, brat, brazen, brawny, brawl, branch, brag, brace... can't think of any more....

Oh yeah. bra. :-)

edit: eug -> eugenics; Eug -> Eugene, Oregon :-)


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Postby LE4dGOLEM » Sat Jan 06, 2007 1:38 am UTC

Hafnium

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Postby Verysillyman » Sat Jan 06, 2007 1:51 am UTC

xkcd. (We had that one earlier. Or does that mean we have to think of another word? I don't think there is one.)

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Postby jestingrabbit » Sat Jan 06, 2007 1:54 am UTC

fondu

zet

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Postby LE4dGOLEM » Sat Jan 06, 2007 2:01 am UTC

zeta

era
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Postby WhiteWizard42 » Sat Jan 06, 2007 2:14 am UTC

era. and also berate.

try not to choose letter combinations that are words in their own right.

and since nobody's gotten my dyo from before, it was apodyopsis.

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Postby phlip » Sat Jan 06, 2007 2:26 am UTC

Watchdog

rdp

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enum ಠ_ಠ {°□°╰=1, °Д°╰, ಠ益ಠ╰};
void ┻━┻︵​╰(ಠ_ಠ ⚠) {exit((int)⚠);}
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Postby jwwells » Sat Jan 06, 2007 3:25 am UTC

Hardpan.

cst. (And according to OED online, the answer and its variants are the only words in English with this string. Except physicster.)

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Postby Ritchell » Sat Jan 06, 2007 3:31 am UTC

My favourite state of being: Ecstasy!

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