Word Chain

Posted by: Urban Worrier

Word Chain - 09/05/13 10:14 AM

The following clues form a word chain. The last three letters of one word form the first three letters of the next word, and the list wraps round from the last word to the first. There maybe a couple that need the Stitchionary and there may be some hyphenated or two word answers in there. Plenty there, so feel free to grab a couple smile

-1. Battle formation
-2. Distress or uneasiness
-3. Relating to the study of words
-4. Mother of Orpheus
-5. Fishes gill-cover
-6. Emitting light
-7. Retinue
-8. Plant genus, characterised by small white or blue flower-heads
-9. Ancient farm dung-cart
-10. Connection between people
-11. Ancient equestrian arena
-12. Gastric acid inhibitor
-13. Poisonous shrub of the dogbane family
-14. Group containing lemur-like mammals
-15. Mark-remover
-16. Unique identifying code
-17. Small citrus tree
-18. Guiding maxims
-19. Puccini opera
-20. Cranial epidermis
-21. Basic building block of a language
-22. Israeli town
-23. US novelist and Nobel prize-winner
-24. Land adjacent to a road
-25. Written symbol that represents a concept
-26. Moves or acts furiously or violently
-27. German state secret police
-28. Writings, statements, etc., of doubtful authorship or authenticity

Posted by: DoreenS

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 11:16 AM

19, Tosca
20. scalp
21. alphabet

penguin
Posted by: soot

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 11:23 AM

22. Bethlehem think
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 11:54 AM

Good ones, folks! grin
Posted by: Sondi

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 12:19 PM

1. phalanx
2. anxiety



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Posted by: michele rose

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 12:39 PM

11. hippodrome
12. omeprazole
13. oleander


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Posted by: manxman

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 12:39 PM

3. etymological
4. Calliope wave
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 12:54 PM

An excellent selection! wave
Posted by: bermag45

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 01:15 PM

23. Hemmingway ? wave thumbsup

Bernie happydance
Posted by: GBC

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 03:35 PM

24. wayside

25. ideogram
Posted by: Haroula

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 03:42 PM

27.Gestapo
28.Apocrypha
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5.operculum
Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 04:01 PM

Bernie, Gail - all good thumbsup
Haroula - number 5 is good, and number 6 is close, but not quite there think
Posted by: Haroula

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 04:11 PM

Well,I know the word illuminate think headscratch
lumination hardwall
Posted by: Redz

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 04:24 PM

26. rampages
27. gestapo
28. apocrypha grin wave

oops, missed Haroula's answers that had not been marked off confused
Posted by: Sondi

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 05:26 PM


8. ageratum
9. tumbrel

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Posted by: manxman

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 06:42 PM

10. relationship grin
Posted by: Sherlock

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 09:35 PM

14. dermoptera
15. eraser
16. serial number grin
Posted by: manxman

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 11:15 PM

17. bergamot
18. mottos wave
Posted by: Koala

Re: Word Chain - 09/05/13 11:59 PM

6. luminescent
7. entourage

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Posted by: Urban Worrier

Re: Word Chain - 09/06/13 11:47 AM

Great finish, everyone - in spite of my incompetence! lol