Oxymoron Scramble

Posted by: soot

Oxymoron Scramble - 01/20/13 12:09 PM

ox·y·mo·rons (ahk·see·môre·ons)
noun plural

A rhetorical figure in which incongruous or contradictory terms are combined, as in a deafening silence.

Unscramble the letters below and you'll uncover two or three word Oxymorons that are worth a chuckle when you think about it wink

sherlock

Example: Hmm, job up Sir = Jumbo Shrimp

= 1. Little crane [2]
= 2. Coiled ricer [2]
= 3. Untidiness grump [3]
= 4. Cut a miser acetate [2]
= 5. Mole ski quid [2]
= 6. Otherwise [2]
= 7. Unsealed salt tins [2]
= 8. We sit better [2]
= 9. Rips a vertical slew [2]
= 10. Red gulf debate [2]

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Posted by: michele rose

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/20/13 01:20 PM

5. liquid smoke wave
Posted by: manxman

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/20/13 03:43 PM

8. bitter sweet
Posted by: Jema

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/20/13 07:05 PM

7. unsalted saltines wave
Posted by: Haroula

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/21/13 07:34 AM

2.Colder Icier think wave
Posted by: Redz

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/21/13 08:02 AM

10. federal budget lol
Posted by: soot

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/21/13 10:50 AM

Haroula .. try again on #2

All other solutions are spot on wave
Posted by: Cue

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/21/13 11:23 AM

1. clean litter wave
Posted by: soot

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/21/13 12:47 PM

Oh my yes! Good one Cue lol

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Posted by: michele rose

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/21/13 03:10 PM

6. white rose wave
Posted by: Kaki's Sister

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/22/13 06:07 AM

2. red licorice
Posted by: soot

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/22/13 11:01 PM

Well done! wave
Posted by: Cue

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/23/13 07:18 AM

4. accurate estimate wave
Posted by: soot

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/23/13 08:17 PM

Good one Cue thumbsup

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Posted by: CCbomber

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/23/13 10:27 PM

3. turned up missing
Posted by: soot

Re: Oxymoron Scramble - 01/24/13 06:14 PM

Yes it is CCBomber wave
Posted by: Jema

Re: `Oxymoron Scramble - 01/24/13 08:29 PM

9. plastic silverware wave
Posted by: soot

Re: `Oxymoron Scramble - 01/25/13 08:29 PM

lol good one Jema .. and we can color this one done thumbsup

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