Peek-a-boo

Posted by: Pandora

Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 09:52 AM

Find the hidden words (3 or more letters) in these words. Letters must be consecutive to qualify. Plurals are allowed. Example: admittance (3) = admit mitt, tan.

-1. newscaster (7)
-2. designation (5)
-3. windowsill (6)
-4. foreordain (4)
-5. adventure (3)
-6. namesake (4)
-7. measurement (3)
-8. gigantic (4)
-9. coincident (5)
-10. authenticity (6)

Posted by: Haroula

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 10:01 AM

7.Measure/ment/sure wave
Posted by: curly

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 10:05 AM

1. new,news,cast,aster,caste,caster,newscast wink
Posted by: Sherlock

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 10:21 AM

10. The, hen, then, tic, city, authentic grin
Posted by: Jema

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 10:33 AM

2. designation (5)

design, sign, gnat, nation, ion

And if names are allowed - Nat.

wave
Posted by: DoreenS

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 11:07 AM

3. windowsill = win, wind, dow, dows, sill, ill penguin
Posted by: OrleansBelle

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 11:39 AM

6 - name names mesa sake
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 11:59 AM

Curly, Sherlock, Jema and OB, perfect! wave

Haroula, you got two of three. "Ment" is not a word. smile

Doreen, you added the lesser-known "dow" and "dows" so there are two more words to find for your list. smile
Posted by: Flo NS

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 12:44 PM

9. coin, coincide, incident, incide, dent
Posted by: bermag45

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 01:01 PM

4. for / fore / ore / ordain wave thumbsup

Bernie happydance
Posted by: Haroula

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 01:44 PM

7.Ent think smile
Posted by: Sondi

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 01:53 PM

8. gig, ant, antic, tic

wave
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 01:57 PM

Bernie and Sondi thumbsup

Haroula, try again. smile

Flo, you got 4 of 5. "Incide" is not a word. smile
Posted by: manxman

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 02:34 PM

5. advent, vent, venture smile
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 02:54 PM

You got it, Manxman! smile
Posted by: Lex

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 02:59 PM

7. Measure, sure, men smile

and to complete #9, den.
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 03:06 PM

Attaboy Lex! smile
Posted by: Haroula

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 04:07 PM

3.Windows wave
Posted by: Flo NS

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 04:29 PM

In`cideĀ“
v. t. 1. To cut; to separate and remove; to resolve or break up, as by medicines.
Posted by: Niki

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 04:35 PM

3. two more words needed = indows indow window think
Posted by: Pandora

Re: Peek-a-boo - 04/27/13 08:27 PM

Haroula added "windows" and I'll take Niki's "window" to finish off #3.

Hey Flo, look! "Incide" IS a word! lol You get extra points for that one. smile