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Title: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on April 30, 2013, 02:39:44 pm
Someone emailed me this...

It is a modified version of anagrams.
Pick a starting word and then continue by changing the order of the letters and/or changing, adding, or deleting one letter.

steamer
(reorder and change e to r)
armrest
(reorder and delete t)
rearms
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on April 30, 2013, 05:29:59 pm
re order and delete r = smear
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on April 30, 2013, 06:19:16 pm
Re-order - mares
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Post by: asterix135 on April 30, 2013, 06:25:08 pm
Add H & re-order

Harems
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Post by: studentforever on April 30, 2013, 06:39:56 pm
Change m to r and re-order

Hearers
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on April 30, 2013, 08:24:53 pm
reorder to

shearer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on May 01, 2013, 04:41:11 am
Change e to s and re-order

harsher
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on May 01, 2013, 10:36:14 am
Delete h and reorder.

rasher
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on May 01, 2013, 02:14:50 pm
Change h to t and rearrange

arrest
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 01, 2013, 09:10:05 pm
Add m

armrest
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 01, 2013, 10:57:54 pm
reorder

smarter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 02, 2013, 02:07:04 am
remove r
master
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Post by: AvastMH on May 02, 2013, 07:48:09 am
reorder

stream
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 02, 2013, 07:53:34 am
Replace t by c

scream
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Post by: Hanibal94 on May 02, 2013, 11:36:41 am
Remove s

cream
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 02, 2013, 01:00:48 pm
Remove c -

ream
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 02, 2013, 01:18:35 pm
replace m

read
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on May 02, 2013, 02:03:26 pm
add f and reorder

fared
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on May 02, 2013, 02:08:54 pm
Add t and rearrange

rafted

(there's another smellier anagram I could have used though....)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on May 02, 2013, 03:13:44 pm
farted

(it's a fine Anglo-Saxon word and I come from Essex so I don't mind)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 02, 2013, 04:45:51 pm
replace f

parted
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Post by: Randi on May 02, 2013, 08:31:11 pm
reorder

depart
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on May 02, 2013, 08:48:07 pm
add e and reorder

tapered
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 02, 2013, 11:05:10 pm
reorder

departed :-[
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on May 02, 2013, 11:32:12 pm
change a to o

deported
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 03, 2013, 12:14:57 am
replace d with t
repotted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on May 03, 2013, 06:41:33 am
replace t with r

reported
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 03, 2013, 09:09:34 am
change d

reporter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on May 03, 2013, 05:35:43 pm
change one of the r's to a c and reorder

receptor
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 03, 2013, 10:50:20 pm
delete p and reorder

erector
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 03, 2013, 11:38:25 pm
replace r with l
elector
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 04, 2013, 08:46:13 am
delete e

lector
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Kathy on May 04, 2013, 12:15:16 pm
Replace r with c and add l
Collect
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 04, 2013, 12:20:08 pm
[strictly speaking, it is change a letter OR add a letter OR delete a letter, not AND/OR --- unless we get really stuck ;)]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 04, 2013, 06:54:28 pm
add h and rearrange

chortle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 05, 2013, 01:06:02 am
replace c with w
whortle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 05, 2013, 02:30:28 pm
Delete t and reorder
howler
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 05, 2013, 04:42:57 pm
delete r and reorder

whole
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on May 05, 2013, 06:37:37 pm
change e to r and reorder

Whorl
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 05, 2013, 08:11:00 pm
replace h with d, rearrange
world
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on May 05, 2013, 08:15:36 pm
replace l with s, added to beginning

sword
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 05, 2013, 09:25:10 pm
drop the s

word
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 05, 2013, 09:28:26 pm
change o to a

ward
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: jpiquard on May 05, 2013, 10:23:57 pm
replace w by u and add g

guard
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 05, 2013, 11:22:21 pm
[strictly speaking, it is change a letter OR add a letter OR delete a letter, not AND/OR --- unless we get really stuck ;)]

ward
to (changing w to g)
Gard (French department (state) ;) - place names are very handy!)
to (adding u)
guard
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 05, 2013, 11:46:06 pm
replace a with o, rearrange
gourd
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on May 06, 2013, 06:26:41 am
Add n, rearrange

ground
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 06, 2013, 08:17:27 am
delete g

round
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on May 06, 2013, 11:49:48 am
add t

rotund
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 06, 2013, 12:22:07 pm
[t as in dessert?]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 06, 2013, 12:41:28 pm
add a

rotunda
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on May 06, 2013, 02:51:59 pm
[t as in dessert?]

Ummmmm - yep - have I missed something? errrrr   ummmmm  ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 06, 2013, 06:30:55 pm
[t as in dessert?]

Ummmmm - yep - have I missed something? errrrr   ummmmm  ;)

[No. - I'm missing desserts :'( - but I am not rotund ;D]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 06, 2013, 06:31:47 pm
delete o and reorder
tundra
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 06, 2013, 07:04:26 pm
delete r and reorder

daunt
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on May 06, 2013, 09:46:07 pm
n => m
reorder

datum (I think that's a real word anyways)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 06, 2013, 09:51:12 pm
change u to i and reorder

admit
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 06, 2013, 10:14:32 pm
replace a with i, reorder
timid
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: jpiquard on May 06, 2013, 10:17:03 pm
add e
timide (in French  ;D)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 06, 2013, 11:01:34 pm
delete i and reorder

timed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 07, 2013, 01:12:00 am
delete T add L

Limed (http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=Tbgv8PkO9eo)   
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 07, 2013, 08:08:55 am
change m to n

lined
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on May 07, 2013, 02:04:23 pm
add a, reorder

denial
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 07, 2013, 08:46:11 pm
delete i and replace with t

dental
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 07, 2013, 10:56:23 pm
replace d with t, reorder
talent
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on May 08, 2013, 05:59:59 am
Replace l with p, rearrange.

patent
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 08, 2013, 09:10:44 am
change a to o

potent
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Kathy on May 08, 2013, 03:19:34 pm
add r
portent

(I was confused -  ;D )
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 08, 2013, 08:27:09 pm
delete n and reorder

potter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on May 08, 2013, 08:54:53 pm
p ==> r

rearrange

retort
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on May 08, 2013, 09:30:38 pm
add n and reorder

torrent
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 08, 2013, 11:52:50 pm
replace r with m
torment
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on May 09, 2013, 12:11:50 am
drop a 't' and reorder:

mentor
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 09, 2013, 01:37:22 am
replace n with e, reorder
meteor
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 09, 2013, 08:28:22 am
How appropriate (see BBC News)
delete o

meter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 10, 2013, 07:43:31 pm
add p, reoder
temper
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 10, 2013, 08:50:55 pm
e to a


tamper
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 10, 2013, 09:30:20 pm
change p to t and reorder

matter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Kathy on May 11, 2013, 02:49:13 am
change m to t

tatter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 11, 2013, 08:37:25 am
change t to n

Natter (what tatters do in rings)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on May 11, 2013, 11:15:31 am
Replace t with h, rearrange.

anther
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Kathy on May 11, 2013, 11:35:43 am
Replace h with l
Antler
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 11, 2013, 05:59:16 pm
change t to g

angler
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 11, 2013, 06:41:35 pm
add w, reorder
wrangle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 11, 2013, 07:24:03 pm
change w to e and reorder

gleaner
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 12, 2013, 12:16:35 am
change g to c

cleaner
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 12, 2013, 08:27:43 am
change n to r

clearer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 12, 2013, 06:32:37 pm
replace l with h, reorder
reacher
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 12, 2013, 09:42:34 pm
replace r with t


Teacher (which I was for 38 years ;D)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on May 13, 2013, 05:09:19 pm
rearrange to

cheater
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 13, 2013, 07:06:24 pm
delete c

heater
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on May 13, 2013, 09:30:11 pm
add t and rearrange

theatre
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 13, 2013, 10:04:57 pm
delete e and reorder

rather
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Kathy on May 13, 2013, 10:08:36 pm
replace r with b
bather
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 14, 2013, 12:17:11 am
reorder
breath
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 14, 2013, 08:35:04 am
change t to c

breach
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Kathy on May 14, 2013, 06:11:45 pm
change r to l

bleach
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 14, 2013, 08:57:54 pm
delete h & rearrange

cable
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on May 14, 2013, 09:01:31 pm
Replace c with k and rearrange

bleak
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 15, 2013, 07:50:26 am
Replace k with t and rearrange

table
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 15, 2013, 07:56:24 am
replace t with f

fable
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on May 15, 2013, 02:55:01 pm
b ==> s
rearrange

false
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 15, 2013, 04:17:53 pm
change l to t and reorder

feast
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 15, 2013, 09:22:11 pm
put the l back

Least
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 15, 2013, 10:21:06 pm
replace t with h
leash
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 15, 2013, 11:16:48 pm
reorder

shale
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 16, 2013, 08:49:22 am
change s to w

whale
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 16, 2013, 11:15:41 pm
replace h with s, reorder
swale
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 17, 2013, 08:11:21 am
change l to t and reorder

sweat
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 17, 2013, 12:09:33 pm
change a to e


sweet
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 17, 2013, 01:26:05 pm
delete e and reorder

west
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 17, 2013, 02:11:31 pm
add r and reorder

strew
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 17, 2013, 04:10:13 pm
change t to h

shrew
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Kathy on May 17, 2013, 06:13:04 pm
replace h with t

strew
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on May 17, 2013, 06:14:33 pm
replace e with o and re-order

worst
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 17, 2013, 09:05:45 pm
change o to i and reorder

wrist
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 17, 2013, 11:20:02 pm
replace r with t, reorder
twist
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 18, 2013, 08:42:32 am
change t to h and reorder

whist
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 18, 2013, 01:56:52 pm
replace w with f, reorder
shift
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on May 18, 2013, 02:22:52 pm
replace f with r

shirt
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 18, 2013, 03:56:39 pm
replace t with e

shire
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on May 18, 2013, 04:39:24 pm
add an n and reorder

shiner
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on May 18, 2013, 05:18:47 pm
reorder

shrine
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 18, 2013, 06:10:04 pm
delete n and reorder

heirs
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 18, 2013, 09:51:25 pm
change h to s and reorder

sires
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 18, 2013, 10:30:13 pm
change s to n

siren
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on May 19, 2013, 12:00:34 am
change s to g and reorder

reign
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 19, 2013, 08:41:52 am
add s

resign
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 19, 2013, 08:44:44 am
change s to g and reorder

regain
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 19, 2013, 10:38:36 am
change g to t

retain
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on May 19, 2013, 11:57:21 am
rearrange

retina
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 19, 2013, 01:42:17 pm
add r and reorder

retrain
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on May 19, 2013, 05:10:04 pm
reorder

terrain
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 19, 2013, 07:58:48 pm
delete i

terran
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 20, 2013, 12:35:28 am
change r to d and rearrange

ranted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on May 20, 2013, 02:31:43 am
add a g

granted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 20, 2013, 02:47:52 am
remove t
danger
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 20, 2013, 03:50:04 am
change d to r

ranger
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 20, 2013, 08:15:50 am
change g to t and reorder

errant
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on May 20, 2013, 12:49:12 pm
add i and reorder

terrain
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 20, 2013, 06:05:11 pm
reorder

trainer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on May 20, 2013, 08:34:57 pm
add s

strainer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 21, 2013, 12:14:11 am
reorder

restrain - just hold me back! ::)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 22, 2013, 03:05:09 am
replace r with i, reorder
rainiest
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: oldstudent on May 22, 2013, 02:16:13 pm
replace i with d, reorder

strained

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 23, 2013, 12:57:50 am
drop the r and reorder

detains
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 23, 2013, 07:23:42 am
reorder

stained
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on May 23, 2013, 11:53:18 am
reorder

satined
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 25, 2013, 06:25:48 pm
Delete d and reorder

tisane
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 26, 2013, 12:24:12 am
delete the t add an n and SLIGHTLY reorder

insane :o
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 26, 2013, 09:23:49 am
delete s

inane
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 27, 2013, 01:57:13 am
replace a with r, reorder
inner
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 27, 2013, 10:02:21 am
add s

sinner
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on May 27, 2013, 10:22:53 am
add t, replace n with k

stinker
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 27, 2013, 10:39:56 am
delete s

tinker
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on May 27, 2013, 02:35:13 pm
add t and reorder

trinket
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 27, 2013, 09:06:42 pm
reorder
knitter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 27, 2013, 09:25:05 pm
delete r and reorder

kitten
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on May 27, 2013, 10:04:06 pm
change 'k' for 'm'

mitten
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 27, 2013, 10:14:39 pm
change 'm' for 'b'

bitten
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on May 27, 2013, 11:40:51 pm
add an 'r' for one of our rarest native birds in the UK

bittern
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 28, 2013, 08:05:31 am
delete n

bitter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 28, 2013, 01:50:27 pm
delete a 't'

biter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on May 28, 2013, 02:34:48 pm
rearrange to

tribe
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 28, 2013, 06:47:58 pm
change b to p

tripe
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 28, 2013, 07:30:15 pm
change T to P and reorder

Piper
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 28, 2013, 08:31:34 pm
change i to a

paper
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on May 28, 2013, 09:21:12 pm
change p to c

caper
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 28, 2013, 09:37:12 pm
change p to b

caber (which is tossed)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 28, 2013, 11:04:15 pm
rearrange
brace
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 28, 2013, 11:29:42 pm
change e to t

bract
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on May 29, 2013, 02:27:24 am
swap b for e, rearrange

crate
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 29, 2013, 07:54:33 am
add r

crater
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on May 29, 2013, 03:23:51 pm
rearrange

tracer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 29, 2013, 04:57:44 pm
add k

tracker
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 30, 2013, 12:20:42 am
remove r, reorder
racket
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 30, 2013, 09:00:51 am
change a to o

rocket
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 30, 2013, 12:42:12 pm
change r to p

Pocket  (as in 'Pocket Cruiser' or 'Pocket Battleship';))
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 30, 2013, 01:01:25 pm
change p to d

docket (what you need to get anything from the stores)
 ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Kathy on May 30, 2013, 03:13:43 pm
change d to w

wocket

(I love Dr. Seuss!)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 30, 2013, 05:58:48 pm
change o to i

wicket (the sun is shining)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 31, 2013, 12:46:18 am
change w to p and built a fence ;)

Picket ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on May 31, 2013, 01:21:59 am
change p to l
tickle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on May 31, 2013, 07:27:06 am
change w to p and built a fence boat (http://www.thefreedictionary.com/picket+boat) ;D  ;)

Picket ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on May 31, 2013, 08:53:28 am
add r

trickle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on May 31, 2013, 12:44:43 pm
change w to p and built a fence boat (http://www.thefreedictionary.com/picket+boat) ;D  ;)

Picket ;D

And after 3 years of Picket Boats on Devonshire I should have THOUGHT of that!!! :o ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 01, 2013, 07:28:25 am
delete the c and reorder

kilter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 01, 2013, 08:50:13 am
change r to d

kilted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 02, 2013, 01:17:45 am
change k to w

wilted :P
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 02, 2013, 08:16:31 am
change w to t

tilted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on June 02, 2013, 11:12:51 am
Change t to a and rearrange.

detail
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 02, 2013, 12:03:10 pm
change d to r

retail (can be therapeutic)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on June 02, 2013, 11:03:20 pm
add an r and reorder

trailer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on June 03, 2013, 09:40:49 pm
replace r with y and reorder

reality
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on June 03, 2013, 10:26:09 pm
reorder for the only way to face reality

irately
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 03, 2013, 11:00:09 pm
 ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on June 04, 2013, 12:15:16 am
I don't know, some take reality too seriously. ;)

Change 'a' to 't' and reorder

tritely
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 04, 2013, 01:25:24 am
change y to b, reorder
brittle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 04, 2013, 08:06:09 am
change t to s

bristle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on June 04, 2013, 09:01:03 am
Change b to e, rearrange

sterile
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 06, 2013, 07:41:55 am
drop the r and reorder

elites
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 06, 2013, 10:55:35 pm
replace i with a
elates
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 07, 2013, 08:40:02 am
add r

relates
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 08, 2013, 12:30:58 am
reorder
realest
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 08, 2013, 12:56:54 am
drop the L and reorder


Easter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 08, 2013, 07:47:43 am
add n

eastern
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 08, 2013, 11:53:21 am
remove e
astern
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 08, 2013, 01:41:56 pm
delete e and reorder

rants
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on June 10, 2013, 10:57:05 am
Replace r with p

pants
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 10, 2013, 01:23:59 pm
add l

plants
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on June 10, 2013, 03:40:04 pm
add i

plaints
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on June 10, 2013, 04:25:34 pm
Add M & rearrange

implants
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 10, 2013, 05:12:49 pm
change m to e and reorder

plainest
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 10, 2013, 11:55:33 pm
change e to g, reorder
stapling
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 11, 2013, 07:46:29 am
change p to b

stabling
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 11, 2013, 02:08:11 pm
change l to b

stabbing

(we had a spammer...)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 11, 2013, 04:19:05 pm
change the t to w

swabbing (what my present crew does to the decks every morning)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 12, 2013, 12:56:45 am
Can I drop 2? -- the w and the a and get SOBBING (what the crew does as they do the decks each morning)   ::)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 12, 2013, 06:16:31 am
[Well, just this time ;)]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 12, 2013, 11:45:35 pm
replace b with s
bossing

or, back to swabbing
replace b with r
gnaw ribs  ;D


Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 13, 2013, 12:17:51 am
delete g and reorder

bisons
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 13, 2013, 08:07:48 am
delete o and reorder

snibs
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 13, 2013, 09:38:44 pm
drop and s and reorder

bins
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on June 13, 2013, 09:45:36 pm
replace i with u and reorder

snub
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 13, 2013, 10:34:06 pm
add o
bonus
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on June 13, 2013, 10:34:53 pm
rearrange

bosun
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 14, 2013, 08:09:31 am
change s to d and reorder

bound
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on June 14, 2013, 08:28:49 am
change b to s


sound
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on June 14, 2013, 09:43:19 am
Change u to o and rearrange

snood (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snood_%28headgear%29)

(http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/f/fa/Adolf_Friedrich_Erdmann_von_Menzel_cropped.JPG/220px-Adolf_Friedrich_Erdmann_von_Menzel_cropped.JPG)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 14, 2013, 01:24:40 pm
change n to t

stood
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 14, 2013, 01:52:27 pm
change d to b and rearrange

boots
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 14, 2013, 03:03:25 pm
insert s

boosts
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on June 14, 2013, 03:37:59 pm
replace o with a

boasts
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on June 14, 2013, 04:02:14 pm
Well that's just too easy for this site:

remove first s

boats
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 14, 2013, 04:03:06 pm
 ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 14, 2013, 04:30:27 pm
exchange m for b

moats (boats might have been useful)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on June 14, 2013, 05:00:46 pm
change a for r and reorder

storm

(just keeping the theme going.)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on June 14, 2013, 05:45:59 pm
Replace o with a and rearrange

smart
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on June 14, 2013, 05:55:24 pm
reverse

trams
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 14, 2013, 07:11:22 pm
insert p

tramps
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on June 14, 2013, 09:20:49 pm
replace m with i and rearrange

tapirs
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 14, 2013, 09:31:45 pm
change i to e

tapers
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on June 14, 2013, 09:43:28 pm
Hmmm. Add l and rearrange

stapler
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 14, 2013, 10:22:09 pm
delete r and rearrange

pleats
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 14, 2013, 11:52:19 pm
change t to p, rearrange
apples
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on June 15, 2013, 12:15:08 am
add t in the middle there

applets
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 15, 2013, 08:35:29 am
change t do d and reorder

dapples
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 17, 2013, 07:52:28 am
delete a p and reorder

pedals
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 17, 2013, 08:53:32 am
change d to r and reorder

pearls
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on June 17, 2013, 09:24:31 am
Change e to i and rearrange.

spiral
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 17, 2013, 12:29:47 pm
change l to n and rearrange

sprain
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 17, 2013, 12:55:42 pm
Change p to t and rearrange

Trains
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 17, 2013, 01:00:58 pm
change a to t and rearrange

sprint
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 17, 2013, 01:01:45 pm
Drop the s

Print
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 17, 2013, 03:57:35 pm
remove n and rearrange

trip
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on June 17, 2013, 04:50:07 pm
Add e at the end

yummy yummy

tripe
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on June 17, 2013, 05:16:03 pm
 :P
Add m and rearrange

permit
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 17, 2013, 07:33:50 pm
change m to p and rearrange

tipper
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 18, 2013, 12:02:05 am
change t to r

(Jack the) Ripper 8)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on June 18, 2013, 02:03:31 am
I assume you're talking about this song by a (change i to a) rapper (https://www.youtube.com/tv?vq=medium#/watch?v=8nI2hKo8lAA&)?
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 18, 2013, 08:19:38 am
change r to d and you get
what the young sailor on leave wanted to be

dapper
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 18, 2013, 01:20:01 pm
I assume you're talking about this song by a (change i to a) rapper (https://www.youtube.com/tv?vq=medium#/watch?v=8nI2hKo8lAA&)?

I'm more into good Jazz and had been considering the old 'London Killer.'

How about change the d to m and go with


Mapper??!! ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 18, 2013, 01:56:31 pm
let's go hedonistic and rearrange

pamper
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 18, 2013, 01:57:06 pm
 ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 18, 2013, 10:09:47 pm
Back to the ships... ???

change a to u

pumper :P
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 18, 2013, 10:17:34 pm
Add l and what I'm getting

plumper
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 19, 2013, 01:43:29 am
change p to b
plumber
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 19, 2013, 08:32:21 am
remove p

lumber
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on June 19, 2013, 08:35:04 am
Add t and rearrange

tumbler
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 19, 2013, 10:39:18 am
delete r

tumble
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 19, 2013, 01:08:15 pm
change t to b

bumble
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on June 19, 2013, 02:07:26 pm
change t to m

mumble
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on June 19, 2013, 02:38:35 pm
change m to st

Stumble
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 20, 2013, 12:24:21 am
remove m, rearrange
sublet
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 20, 2013, 07:38:39 am
rearrange

subtle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on June 20, 2013, 08:17:27 am
rearrange for those who are always busy

bustle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on June 20, 2013, 09:30:57 am
Add a b and rearrange

stubble
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 21, 2013, 01:22:05 am
replace b with m
stumble
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on June 21, 2013, 02:28:10 am
replace t with r and reorder

slumber
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 21, 2013, 08:24:18 am
change b to t and rearrange

bluster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on June 21, 2013, 02:02:24 pm
Drop the l

(http://www.smirk.com/jim/bkpics/bk-cfobk.jpg)

Buster (Keaton)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 21, 2013, 06:21:29 pm
change b to d and you get what a should use more often

duster (the naval one is red)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 22, 2013, 12:55:08 am
change d to m and call the crew to order...

MUSTER
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 22, 2013, 08:52:26 am
in the saiung ship days he might have been the

master
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on June 22, 2013, 11:53:22 am
what they seam to call each other in the US Navy:  change a for i

Mister
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 22, 2013, 12:13:59 pm
Quote
Senior warrant officers, the Gunner, the Bosun, the Carpenter and the like are always referred to as Mr by the immemorial custom of the service. [dorbel]
http://forum.oldweather.org/index.php?topic=3209.msg52131#msg52131
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 22, 2013, 12:49:43 pm
change m to n and rearrange

sinter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 22, 2013, 02:11:50 pm
replace s with u, rearrange
triune
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 22, 2013, 04:22:35 pm
insert b

tribune
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 22, 2013, 10:45:57 pm
n to a t

And to all of us, a

tribute ;D ;D ;D ;D ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 22, 2013, 11:23:52 pm
 ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on June 22, 2013, 11:51:58 pm
We deserve it!! ;D ;D

change i to y and reorder
buttery 
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 23, 2013, 08:56:44 am
change u to a

battery
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on June 23, 2013, 09:55:23 am
Substitute c for b

cattery
[<---- does not care for]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 23, 2013, 10:06:24 am
 ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 23, 2013, 10:45:00 am
change y to s and rearrange

scatter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on June 25, 2013, 08:03:41 am
change c to p

spatter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 25, 2013, 08:23:06 am
add l

splatter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on June 25, 2013, 09:14:22 am
Subtract t and rearrange.

plaster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 25, 2013, 10:14:41 am
change p to b

blaster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on June 25, 2013, 03:49:37 pm
Change a to i

Blister

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 25, 2013, 11:06:35 pm
change i to u
bluster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 26, 2013, 08:26:18 am
change b to c

cluster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on June 26, 2013, 08:44:31 am
Substitute e for t and rearrange.

recluse
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 26, 2013, 10:15:21 am
delete u and  reorder

creels
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on June 26, 2013, 02:06:18 pm
change s to o & rearrange

Creole
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on June 26, 2013, 04:02:42 pm
Oooo, change o to y and rearrange.

celery
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 26, 2013, 04:42:46 pm
change l to p and rearrange

creepy
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on June 26, 2013, 10:39:07 pm
replace e with i, rearrange
pricey
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 27, 2013, 07:31:32 am
replace y with s and reorder

cripes [!!]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 27, 2013, 12:23:43 pm
replace c with t and slightly reorder

stripes
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on June 27, 2013, 03:15:56 pm
replace p with k

strikes
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 27, 2013, 06:10:20 pm
change k to v

strives
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on June 27, 2013, 08:55:33 pm
change s to e and rearrange

restive
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 27, 2013, 09:14:21 pm
change r to f

festive
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on June 27, 2013, 10:48:30 pm
change v to l & rearrange

lefties
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 28, 2013, 07:55:08 am
change e to r and rearrange

filters
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on June 29, 2013, 05:32:12 am
add t and rearrange slightly

flitters ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on June 29, 2013, 08:23:37 am
change f to g

glitters
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 01, 2013, 10:42:14 pm
delete the g

litters
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 01, 2013, 11:22:44 pm
replace r with d, rearrange
stilted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 02, 2013, 01:04:03 am
remove the T and it's what we don't want harbours to be

silted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 02, 2013, 07:24:41 am
Add an a and mix thoroughly

details
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 02, 2013, 07:27:35 am
Change d to r

retails
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 02, 2013, 07:40:21 am
change t to d and reorder

derails

(hope you aren't on a train)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 02, 2013, 12:10:02 pm
drop the l and reorder

raised
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 02, 2013, 02:20:25 pm
add p

praised
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 02, 2013, 02:53:21 pm
drop the d and reorder

aspire
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 02, 2013, 08:14:38 pm
delete a

spire
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on July 02, 2013, 08:33:49 pm
 add t and re-arrange
priest   (wonder what brought this to mind  ;) ;) )
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 02, 2013, 08:37:34 pm
rearrange

stripe
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on July 02, 2013, 08:38:47 pm
change p to d


stride       (with confidence!)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 02, 2013, 08:52:54 pm
delete t and rearrange

rides
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 02, 2013, 09:01:59 pm
replace s with c and rearrange

cider
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on July 02, 2013, 09:07:24 pm

rearrange
dicer   (one who chops round vegetables into strangely square bits... ::))
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 02, 2013, 09:16:23 pm
change i to a and rearrange

dacre (village in Cumbria)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on July 02, 2013, 09:19:38 pm
add an 'n' and rearrange:

dancer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 02, 2013, 09:50:14 pm
change r to o and rearrange

deacon (why does this word come to mind)

 ;) ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on July 02, 2013, 09:55:01 pm
 ;D ;D ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 03, 2013, 11:57:35 am
delete d and reorder

ocean
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 03, 2013, 04:10:57 pm
change a to s and reorder

scone
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 04, 2013, 12:51:00 am
replace s with u, reorder
ounce
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 04, 2013, 07:52:19 am
Replace o with l and rearrange

uncle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 04, 2013, 08:20:34 am
change u to a and reorder

lance
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 04, 2013, 02:10:52 pm
add t
lancet
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 04, 2013, 07:40:15 pm
change t to d and reorder

candle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 05, 2013, 01:30:15 am
change c to h and musically reorder

handel
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 05, 2013, 08:33:20 am
change n to s and reorder

lashed (weather or discipline according to taste and era)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 05, 2013, 10:32:08 pm
change l to w
washed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on July 05, 2013, 11:02:05 pm
change w to s

sashed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 06, 2013, 08:53:36 am
change s to d

dashed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 06, 2013, 12:37:16 pm
rearrange
shaded
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 06, 2013, 01:03:33 pm
change d to m and rearrange

mashed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 06, 2013, 01:18:12 pm
rearrange

shamed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 08, 2013, 12:17:11 am
replace m with p
shaped
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 08, 2013, 09:19:19 am
change a to u and reorder

pushed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 08, 2013, 09:26:54 am
Change u to t and mix thoroughly

depths
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 09, 2013, 07:09:19 pm
Pushed into the depths...we seem to be at a dead end.
change p to a

deaths
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on July 09, 2013, 08:10:41 pm
change d to n and rearrange

hasten
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 09, 2013, 08:49:04 pm
change h to f

fasten
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 09, 2013, 09:41:11 pm
Subtract the n and rearrange

feast
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 09, 2013, 10:24:46 pm
change f to y

yeast
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 09, 2013, 11:11:42 pm
change y to l

least

[There once was a pious young priest,
Who lived almost wholly on yeast;
"For," he said, it is plain
We must all rise again,
And I want to get started, at least.]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 09, 2013, 11:17:03 pm
replace l with t, rearrange
taste
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 10, 2013, 01:10:58 am
replace t with w

waste        not, want not! ::)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 10, 2013, 07:56:38 am
Replace s with r and reassemble

water
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 10, 2013, 08:01:50 am
add h and reorder

wreath
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 10, 2013, 09:40:34 pm
remove r, rearrange
wheat
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 10, 2013, 10:42:13 pm
remove e

what
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on July 11, 2013, 08:29:19 pm
rearrange

thaw
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 11, 2013, 08:37:49 pm
change w to n

than
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on July 11, 2013, 08:58:13 pm
add 'e'

thane
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 12, 2013, 01:45:51 am
replace n with r, rearrange
heart
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 12, 2013, 07:45:57 am
Stick an h on the end

hearth
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 12, 2013, 07:56:33 am
take off h

earth
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 12, 2013, 07:58:53 am
OK. Add a d and rearrange nicely.

thread
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on July 12, 2013, 09:44:21 am
rearrange

hatred (of green pigs)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 12, 2013, 11:56:16 am
rearrange

dearth              (of green pigs maybe)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 12, 2013, 02:14:44 pm
rearrange

dearth              (of green pigs maybe)

drop the R

Death       (of green pigs maybe??!!) ::)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on July 12, 2013, 03:13:56 pm
replace h with d and rearrange

dated (what have green pigs done to annoy you all?!)

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 12, 2013, 04:52:42 pm
change d to f

fated             (no escape for green pigs)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 12, 2013, 05:07:17 pm
change f to m

mated (what someone did with blue and yellow pigs to get green pigs)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 12, 2013, 05:29:23 pm
Substitute i for t, arrange very nicely and don't mention
(http://cf.broadsheet.ie/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Angry-Birds-pig.gif) (http://cf.broadsheet.ie/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Angry-Birds-pig.gif) (http://cf.broadsheet.ie/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Angry-Birds-pig.gif)

media
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Kathy on July 12, 2013, 06:17:13 pm
I can't stand those smirking pigs either!  :P
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on July 12, 2013, 06:31:04 pm
add a d and rearrange

diadem
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 12, 2013, 08:24:25 pm
change i to n and reorder

demand
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on July 12, 2013, 08:43:16 pm
reorder

damned
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 12, 2013, 08:51:26 pm
I hope that doesn't apply to you know who!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 12, 2013, 11:47:47 pm
replace d with e, rearrange
demean
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 13, 2013, 07:32:50 am
add R and slightly rearrange

meander (http://www.webster-dictionary.net/definition/meander)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 13, 2013, 08:37:33 am
change n to r and rearrange

dreamer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 13, 2013, 11:54:46 am
replace d with c
creamer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 13, 2013, 03:16:59 pm
Subtract the m and reorganise.

career
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on July 13, 2013, 04:45:50 pm
Replace one r with n

careen
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 13, 2013, 05:36:54 pm
change r to s and reorder

encase
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 16, 2013, 07:40:18 am
Replace a with r and stir lightly

screen
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 16, 2013, 08:12:57 am
delete c and remix

sneer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on July 16, 2013, 12:29:04 pm
change an e for a and remix

snare
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on July 16, 2013, 03:55:27 pm
Change e for l

Snarl
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 16, 2013, 04:13:24 pm
change s to g

gnarl
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 16, 2013, 05:28:30 pm
Irresistible. Add y.

gnarly
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 16, 2013, 06:58:00 pm
change l to i

grainy
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 16, 2013, 10:16:15 pm
change g to b
brainy
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 17, 2013, 12:17:14 am
Drop the B


what some could use -- rainy
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on July 17, 2013, 01:22:59 am
ah - with that you need to change the y to d so you have a

drain
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 17, 2013, 07:25:20 am
drop r and reorder

darn   (whichever way you like)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 17, 2013, 12:55:41 pm
drop the d and reorder

ran
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on July 17, 2013, 02:02:13 pm
add t

rant
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 17, 2013, 02:10:41 pm
change a to e

rent
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 17, 2013, 03:02:24 pm
Add s and reassemble

stern
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 17, 2013, 03:17:57 pm
delete s

tern       (if you are lucky you might see one as you approach land)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 17, 2013, 09:44:20 pm
change e to u

and if you don't see a

tern,

you might have to

 TURN!! ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 17, 2013, 10:14:31 pm
That is TRUE

(replace n with e and shuffle)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 17, 2013, 10:43:56 pm
add o, rearrange
outer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 18, 2013, 07:16:28 am
shuffle

route     
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 18, 2013, 12:18:59 pm
drop the e and shuffle

tour
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 18, 2013, 02:43:50 pm
add s

stour
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 18, 2013, 10:15:39 pm
add p, rearrange
stupor
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 19, 2013, 07:56:35 am
Replace s with e and mix entertainingly

troupe
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 19, 2013, 08:02:23 am
replace u with s and collage

poster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 19, 2013, 11:08:04 pm
replace s with y, rearrange
poetry
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 20, 2013, 08:02:34 am
Delete y, mix figuratively or metaphorically

trope (http://oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/trope)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 20, 2013, 08:26:24 am
change p to v

trove
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 20, 2013, 07:11:43 pm
replace t with l, rearrange
lover
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 20, 2013, 07:34:15 pm
add p

plover
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 21, 2013, 10:44:51 pm
change p to c (and bird to plant)

clover
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 21, 2013, 10:50:12 pm
change o to e
clever  ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on July 22, 2013, 12:08:46 am
Add a

cleaver  *SPLAT*
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 22, 2013, 07:06:12 am
[Hi Hanibal, enjoy your picnic ;D]

delete the c and reorder

reveal
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 22, 2013, 07:31:01 am
Add an s and redistribute

several
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 22, 2013, 08:12:47 am
remove e and stir

salver
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 22, 2013, 11:41:35 pm
just stir

slaver (http://www.webster-dictionary.net/definition/slaver)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 23, 2013, 08:42:37 am
change v to t

slater        (who you hope worked well if the threatened thunderstorms materialise)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 23, 2013, 08:56:02 am
Add a p and mix

plaster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 23, 2013, 10:18:17 am
Change s to n and go out to the garden

planter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 23, 2013, 11:59:34 pm
change n to i
plaiter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 24, 2013, 07:50:15 am
Substitute s for i and arrange liturgically

psalter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 24, 2013, 08:18:50 am
change p to b and shuffle

blaster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on July 24, 2013, 06:38:21 pm
drop r & rearrange

stable
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on July 24, 2013, 06:51:02 pm
Change b back to p and add r

stapler
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 24, 2013, 07:33:23 pm
[ Strictly speaking, only 1 letter should be changed at a time ;)

Change b back to p

staple

and add r

stapler ]

delete the t and reorder

pearls
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 24, 2013, 07:40:50 pm
delete l and remix

spear
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on July 24, 2013, 08:23:00 pm
Add i and mix

aspire
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 24, 2013, 09:18:03 pm
change a to t and wave magic wand

sprite
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 24, 2013, 11:27:41 pm
add a reorder
traipse
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 25, 2013, 08:55:22 am
delete t and reorder

praise
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 25, 2013, 01:04:31 pm
drop the p

raise
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 25, 2013, 01:22:43 pm
change i to e and rearrange

erase
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 25, 2013, 11:11:12 pm
change r to c, rearrange
cease
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 26, 2013, 08:38:30 am
add r

crease
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 26, 2013, 09:57:43 am
Replace e with m, throw it all in the air and

scream
 :o
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 26, 2013, 12:14:28 pm
delete e

scram  !!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on July 26, 2013, 07:13:29 pm
add p & rearrange

cramps
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 26, 2013, 08:07:15 pm
change a to i

crimps
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 26, 2013, 11:11:30 pm
replace c with h, rearrange
shrimp
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 27, 2013, 08:12:41 am
Delete the h and rearrange

prism
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 27, 2013, 12:35:01 pm
delete p and reorder

mires
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 27, 2013, 12:41:23 pm
change R to L and enjoy!

 ;D Smiles ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on July 27, 2013, 01:51:34 pm
and if you don't like the smile the change l to t

smites
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on July 27, 2013, 03:24:29 pm
add y, rearrange
stymies
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on July 31, 2013, 07:36:00 am
delete i and reorder

system
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on July 31, 2013, 09:07:46 am
Delete t and make ...

messy
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on July 31, 2013, 04:53:07 pm
change y to t and organize

stems
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on July 31, 2013, 09:33:10 pm
and an a and heat carefully

steams
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on July 31, 2013, 10:31:49 pm
s → r + mix

master
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on July 31, 2013, 10:46:24 pm
a to u, and line them up for inspection

muster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 01, 2013, 04:51:25 pm
Change M to C and make a last stand :-[

Custer (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Little_Bighorn)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on August 01, 2013, 05:01:51 pm
Add an l to make a starry

cluster

(https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/2/23/Messier_69_Hubble_WikiSky.jpg/250px-Messier_69_Hubble_WikiSky.jpg)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on August 01, 2013, 06:47:14 pm
remove c, and get

luster

the look of of the San Francisco sky, 360 consecutive days run simultaneously in time lapse.
http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap130724.html
A Year of Sky on Earth
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 01, 2013, 08:40:56 pm
errata

And thanks for the video Janet - gorgeous.  I especially loved watching sunset spreading over the panel.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 02, 2013, 01:19:09 pm
drop the a - slightly rearrange and come down to Earth.

Terra ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 02, 2013, 05:54:36 pm
errata

And thanks for the video Janet - gorgeous.  I especially loved watching sunset spreading over the panel.

Woops!  Just realised I was so excited by the video that I played the wrong game .... :P
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on August 02, 2013, 08:08:22 pm
 ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on August 03, 2013, 03:42:53 pm
Substitute o for a and rehash.

retro
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 03, 2013, 04:31:36 pm
add t and rearrange

rotter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on August 03, 2013, 04:34:21 pm
change r to d

dotter (http://forum.oldweather.org/index.php?topic=3209.msg52129#msg52129) ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 03, 2013, 05:20:16 pm
replace t with o and rearrange

rooted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on August 03, 2013, 05:22:26 pm
replace o with u and line up on a different route

detour
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 03, 2013, 06:24:59 pm
Rearrange, and send them packing

routed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 03, 2013, 08:40:42 pm
change the r to a p, and when they were sent packing they

pouted :'(
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 03, 2013, 11:53:36 pm
remove u, rearrange
opted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on August 04, 2013, 12:23:43 pm
Reassemble and send to the

depot
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 04, 2013, 12:57:43 pm
ad an s where they might find a

despot
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 04, 2013, 06:20:27 pm
add a t and take the despot apart ...

spotted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 04, 2013, 06:23:43 pm
change t to r
sported
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 04, 2013, 08:53:39 pm
change p to y and reassemble

destroy
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on August 05, 2013, 03:10:56 pm
Shouldn't that be UNassemble?  ;)

remove d, mix it up, cook well and serve with butter and cheese

oyster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on August 05, 2013, 07:05:45 pm
 ;D ;D ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 05, 2013, 08:49:57 pm
add an r and have a wild time

royster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 05, 2013, 10:45:16 pm
change y to o
rooster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on August 06, 2013, 09:59:57 am
change r to b and zoom off into the distance

booster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on August 06, 2013, 04:47:30 pm
lose an 'o', rearrange, and go disco lighting

strobe
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 06, 2013, 06:10:37 pm
change o to a and make a way through the waves

breast
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 06, 2013, 11:04:29 pm
rearrange
barest
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on August 07, 2013, 10:58:24 am
replace r with l, rearrange and clean out with a pitchfork and a clothespin on your nose

stable
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on August 07, 2013, 11:46:33 am
 ;D

delete the s, as in smelly, and you are left with a picnic

table
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 08, 2013, 12:49:51 am
add a t
tablet
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on August 08, 2013, 06:32:49 pm
change b to t & rearrange

tattle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 08, 2013, 10:19:05 pm
change a to i
tittle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 09, 2013, 12:54:23 am
change t to I and shrink it

little
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on August 10, 2013, 11:02:55 pm
delete an l and reorder

title
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 11, 2013, 12:49:11 am
add o, reorder
toilet
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 11, 2013, 11:47:42 am
replace t with d

toiled
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on August 12, 2013, 06:21:39 am
replace t with s and go change your pants

soiled
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 12, 2013, 12:21:32 pm
add a 'p' and rearrange

despoil

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 12, 2013, 11:02:08 pm
remove l and rearrange
poised
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 13, 2013, 12:38:19 pm
exchange o with e and rearrange

despise
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on August 13, 2013, 02:02:53 pm
Hey! Who put an extra s in there?
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on August 13, 2013, 02:58:51 pm
 :o
Naughty, naughty, Helen
 ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 14, 2013, 05:37:15 am
Grovelling apologies for smuggling in an extra letter - blame the jet lag.  I did look it over several times and thought 'yes it does work' which obviously shows I was more zonked than I thought!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 14, 2013, 01:01:12 pm
change the s to a t

I'm sure there was no despite (http://www.webster-dictionary.net/definition/despite) in her word challenge! ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 14, 2013, 01:13:43 pm
This time I didn't try to do it in my head - I wrote it down (it's another evening in Korea and I'm still jet lagged ....)

change e to o and rearrange

topside
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 14, 2013, 11:18:20 pm
replace d with z, rearrange
doziest
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on August 15, 2013, 01:58:55 am
replace z with a and rearrange:
toadies
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on August 15, 2013, 07:12:41 am
replace t with r

roadies
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 15, 2013, 09:25:10 am
change o to e

readies
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 15, 2013, 11:01:22 pm
remove a, rearrange
desire
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 16, 2013, 07:49:15 am
delete i and reorder

reeds
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on August 16, 2013, 08:55:33 am
delete s and reorder

Deer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on August 16, 2013, 09:12:01 am
replace d with b

Beer

(http://img.math-fail.com/images-old/test-fail-38.jpg)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on August 16, 2013, 10:59:41 am
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beer%E2%80%93Lambert_law ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 16, 2013, 12:45:57 pm
replace an e with an i

bier
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on August 16, 2013, 01:04:12 pm
replace b with f for old spelling of fire used by Rodgers' log keeper (think of fiery and fierce)

fier
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 16, 2013, 04:14:30 pm
change f to w and shuffle

weir
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on August 16, 2013, 04:15:13 pm
add a d

weird
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 16, 2013, 04:18:52 pm
change d to t and reorder

write
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on August 16, 2013, 05:35:52 pm
me after a 4-shot americano:

wired
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on August 16, 2013, 06:15:23 pm
change w to d and reorder

dried
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 16, 2013, 07:04:01 pm
Food I should not eat

fried
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on August 16, 2013, 08:52:46 pm
add an n to get all of you

friend
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 16, 2013, 09:32:17 pm
Well, if I am being nasty - delete r

fiend
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 16, 2013, 10:31:48 pm
rearrange
fined
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 17, 2013, 05:57:07 am
add an e and rearrange for a new meaning

define
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 17, 2013, 08:38:55 am
what the editors are trying to do - in one sense at least

refine
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 17, 2013, 08:45:57 am
add a 'd' to make what all of us are  :D

refined
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 17, 2013, 10:24:56 am
Change r to d to give what we are doing to our ship locations

defined
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 17, 2013, 11:54:25 pm
change n to i rearrange
deified
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 18, 2013, 12:19:35 am
remove an I and add an L

defiled
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 18, 2013, 09:07:16 am
change l to i and rearrange

edified

what we are all becoming as we read the forum
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on August 20, 2013, 01:18:32 pm
delete an i and rearrange

defied
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on August 20, 2013, 03:02:45 pm
change f to s

eddies
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 20, 2013, 03:10:20 pm
add t

teddies
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 20, 2013, 11:44:22 pm
change e to l rearrange
tiddles
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 21, 2013, 03:55:51 am
change t to p and stand back :P

piddles
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on August 21, 2013, 06:31:25 am
change i to u

puddles
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 21, 2013, 08:35:43 am
change u to a

paddles
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 21, 2013, 09:51:05 pm
remove l, rearrange
spaded
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 22, 2013, 08:58:37 am
change p to h and reorder

dashed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 22, 2013, 11:00:46 pm
rearrange
shaded
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on August 23, 2013, 01:11:59 am
change a 'd' to 'h' and rearrange

hashed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 23, 2013, 08:58:49 am
change h to b

bashed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 23, 2013, 09:15:22 am
subtract the b and rearrange into a nautical place

heads
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on August 23, 2013, 02:10:41 pm
add s & rearrange

 8)

(shades)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 23, 2013, 03:29:46 pm
change d to p

shapes
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on August 23, 2013, 03:58:09 pm
Substitute c for h and make

s  p  a  c  e  s
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 23, 2013, 08:15:42 pm
change c to d

spades      (I suppose they could make some spaces!)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 23, 2013, 11:33:07 pm
change s to r rearrange
padres
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 24, 2013, 12:29:05 am
drop and r and add an s

either a shovel or cards

spades
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 24, 2013, 02:17:45 am
change d to t and rearrange

pastes
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 24, 2013, 08:58:33 am
change p to b

bastes
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on August 24, 2013, 11:02:45 am
that invites changing the b to t to see how it

tastes

 ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 24, 2013, 04:09:25 pm
which requires a

taster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on August 24, 2013, 04:46:40 pm
Substitute i for a and create an

artist (http://smileyshack.files.wordpress.com/2010/12/sart_drawing_100-100.gif?w=54&h=54)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 24, 2013, 06:55:59 pm
delete i and rearrange to

start
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 25, 2013, 06:24:25 am
Substitute m for a t, rearrange, and get going

trams
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 25, 2013, 08:46:09 am
change a to u and if you had a guitar to hand you could

strum
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 25, 2013, 09:09:02 am
add an e and call the crew to

muster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 25, 2013, 11:21:28 am
change e to p and reorder

trumps

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 25, 2013, 06:25:35 pm
drop the r and slightly reorder

stump
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 25, 2013, 07:09:43 pm
change u to o

stomp
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 25, 2013, 08:07:51 pm
change p to b, rearrange
tombs
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 26, 2013, 03:47:23 am
change b to r, rearrange

storm
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on August 26, 2013, 08:58:30 am
Substitute u for o and rearrange musically

strum
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 26, 2013, 09:12:06 am
change t to c

scrum
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on August 26, 2013, 11:05:13 am
change u to a and get outta here

scram
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 26, 2013, 11:28:30 am
add e

scream
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on August 26, 2013, 11:57:23 am
To calm down, delete the s and add strawberries to

cream
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 26, 2013, 12:19:59 pm
which sounds like - change c to d - a

dream
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 26, 2013, 12:43:42 pm
And might be even better with a (delete e)

dram
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 26, 2013, 04:10:18 pm
providing it isn't served - change d to w and reorder -

warm
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: asterix135 on August 26, 2013, 06:30:16 pm
add s

swarm
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 26, 2013, 08:12:08 pm
and if you got in the way, you might well - change m to e and rearrange -

swear
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on August 26, 2013, 08:22:19 pm
Since you can't do that here strip off the s and

wear

(protective clothing)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 26, 2013, 09:24:59 pm
drop the w and add an r

Just protect your

rear.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on August 26, 2013, 09:43:21 pm
Exchange r for s and wiggle your

ears
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 27, 2013, 08:21:34 am
and hope this calms your - add f

fears
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 27, 2013, 04:21:35 pm
change f for d

Hello DEARS!! ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 27, 2013, 04:26:45 pm
This dear - change d to h -

hears       you
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 27, 2013, 09:43:15 pm
 ;D ;D ;D ;D ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 27, 2013, 10:59:32 pm
rearrange and...
share
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on August 28, 2013, 12:57:34 am
replace s with c, rearrange and

reach     for the stars :)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 28, 2013, 04:54:22 am
replace s with c, rearrange and

reach     for the stars :)

Change r for t and help children reach for the stars

Teach ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 28, 2013, 06:53:42 am
and a lovely place to do it is at night on the - change the t -
 
beach
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on August 28, 2013, 12:02:53 pm
where one could of course also - change the c to a t

bathe
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 28, 2013, 01:31:36 pm
change a to r - rearrange - and it's where our ships sometimes go

berth
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 28, 2013, 03:51:49 pm
where the engines cease to - change e to o and rearrange -

throb
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 28, 2013, 11:24:48 pm
add e, rearrange
bother
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 29, 2013, 10:35:10 am
add r

brother
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on August 30, 2013, 10:57:36 pm
remove b, rearrange
rhetor
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 30, 2013, 11:35:36 pm
change h to r and rearrange

terror
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on August 31, 2013, 01:37:26 pm
change an r to t and rearrange into a scoundrel!!

rotter (http://www.thefreedictionary.com/rotter)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on August 31, 2013, 03:18:35 pm
delete r and you have

otter       (good for growth of sea grass I believe)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on August 31, 2013, 09:25:10 pm
add a 'c'

cotter  (..pins e.g. to hold your bike crank onto the front gearing)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 01, 2013, 09:16:14 am
change o to u

cutter            regularly sent for sand on several of my ships
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on September 01, 2013, 10:09:15 am
Delete one t, rearrange and declare a

truce
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 01, 2013, 11:05:02 am
change u to a and not a

trace           is left
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 01, 2013, 05:26:57 pm
add 'r' and rearrange

carter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 01, 2013, 06:37:08 pm
change c to d

darter                    an elegant water bird which I saw on my recent holiday
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on September 01, 2013, 10:21:10 pm
Delete r, rearrange and make a

trade
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 01, 2013, 10:54:34 pm
and if you are feeling angry then add an i and get

tirade
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on September 03, 2013, 07:54:50 am
if you have heard too many tirades, remove the a and stir

tired
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 03, 2013, 08:25:06 am
and to rise to the heights insert an e

tiered
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on September 03, 2013, 02:54:11 pm
remove the i and mix it up, and they might have risen by being

treed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 03, 2013, 03:44:25 pm
mix up but do not

deter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on September 03, 2013, 04:30:05 pm
change t to f to for the way I handle housework :-[

defer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 03, 2013, 05:37:39 pm
change d to r for the way I'd like to handle the housework

refer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 03, 2013, 06:47:10 pm
add a t and rearrange

ferret
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 03, 2013, 08:27:56 pm
change r to b and reorder

bereft
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 03, 2013, 11:41:27 pm
change f to t, rearrange
better
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 04, 2013, 07:23:38 am
change t to l for a

belter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on September 04, 2013, 08:26:40 am
Rearrange thrice

treble
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 04, 2013, 12:47:05 pm
and by changing e to i you can either have a sweet treat or become insignificant

trifle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on September 04, 2013, 05:17:10 pm
drop the T and prepare for war

rifle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 04, 2013, 05:44:22 pm
add an e and rearrange for some

relief
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 04, 2013, 09:11:52 pm
which you might get from some - change r to b

belief
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 04, 2013, 11:23:49 pm
add r, rearrange
febrile
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on September 06, 2013, 10:05:47 pm
change b to t and stir slightly

fertile
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 06, 2013, 10:48:42 pm
drop e, rearrange
lifter (upper)  :)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 06, 2013, 10:52:43 pm
change i to o

lofter       [the man who put blocks of salt on the rafters above the pan so that they could dry out was called a lofter]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on September 06, 2013, 11:44:29 pm
 8)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on September 07, 2013, 10:34:06 am
Change l to s and rearrange woodily

forest
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on September 07, 2013, 01:05:14 pm
Change s to g - what am I doing?

forget
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 07, 2013, 01:57:46 pm
replace f with g
gorget
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 07, 2013, 02:21:56 pm
remove the t and you have a landscape feature

gorge
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 08, 2013, 08:27:56 pm
replace g with s
gorse
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 08, 2013, 08:36:54 pm
replace g with h

horse
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 08, 2013, 10:34:18 pm
change h to w and it is

worse
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 09, 2013, 03:04:40 am
rearrange
swore
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 09, 2013, 08:34:26 am
change s to t and jumble

wrote
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on September 09, 2013, 08:52:57 am
Rearrange to build a

tower
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on September 09, 2013, 09:02:20 am
change t to l if you don't like heights

lower
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on September 09, 2013, 09:26:29 am
Add an f

(http://www.picgifs.com/smileys/smileys-and-emoticons/flowers/smileys-flowers-823367.gif) flower
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 09, 2013, 10:36:37 am
to describe the tide's activity change r to d

flowed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 09, 2013, 11:32:59 pm
rearrange
wolfed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 10, 2013, 08:11:36 am
change f to h and rearrange

howled
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 10, 2013, 05:45:11 pm
Take away d and rearrange

whole
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 10, 2013, 05:47:29 pm
change o to i

while
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on September 10, 2013, 09:20:48 pm
Change I to A

and a BIG swim

whale ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 10, 2013, 09:49:57 pm
delete w and shake the medicine

heal
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 10, 2013, 11:31:12 pm
add s, rearrange
shale
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on September 11, 2013, 12:52:11 am
delete the h, slightly rearrange, and make hay while the sunshines!! 8)

bales
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 11, 2013, 08:46:04 am
but not if it's - change l to n and rearrange -

beans
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on September 11, 2013, 07:15:09 pm
Remove the s and laugh until your belly explodes

Bean (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mr._Bean)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 11, 2013, 07:16:45 pm
In which case bean would have been your

bane
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on September 11, 2013, 09:04:33 pm
change a for o

and the bane could be good for the dog...

 a    bone  ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 11, 2013, 09:07:04 pm
add y and rearrange
ebony
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Post by: Caro on September 13, 2013, 07:59:53 am
Substitute l for y and rearrange in an imperial manner

nobly
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 13, 2013, 08:47:56 am
insert a b

nobbly
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 13, 2013, 10:54:19 pm
swap n for w
wobbly
 ;D
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Post by: Randi on September 13, 2013, 11:08:49 pm
drop the w

lobby
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Post by: Hanibal94 on September 14, 2013, 07:13:00 am
Replace l with b

bobby
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Post by: studentforever on September 14, 2013, 08:26:18 am
change b to o

booby
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Post by: Hanibal94 on September 15, 2013, 06:25:37 am
Change second b to t

Booty (http://cdn.bleedingcool.net/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/sport-of-tycoons-carl-barks.jpg?f6a06b)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 15, 2013, 08:29:03 am
change b to s

sooty
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Post by: Randi on September 15, 2013, 08:49:48 am
If you have a lot of booty someone may add an n to your describe behavior towards sooty people

snooty
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Post by: studentforever on September 15, 2013, 11:20:56 am
which may manifest itself as a - delete o and rearrange -

stony (glare)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 15, 2013, 07:53:15 pm
replace t with i, rearrange
noisy
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Post by: studentforever on September 15, 2013, 11:04:19 pm
you could just change i to e and shuffle

nosey
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Post by: Caro on September 16, 2013, 07:35:57 am
Substitute c for y and mix yourself a nice

scone
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Post by: studentforever on September 16, 2013, 08:34:36 am
while on holiday you could eat it looking at a beautiful

scene
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Post by: Dean on September 16, 2013, 01:11:20 pm
add an I and rearrange and you could share the scene with your

nieces :)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 16, 2013, 01:14:54 pm
while (using a scottish idiom) they are eating their

pieces
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Post by: Helen J on September 16, 2013, 05:15:39 pm
add an 's' and rearrange to get some cash

species
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 16, 2013, 11:06:17 pm
drop s
specie$
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 17, 2013, 08:06:30 am
drop an e a remix

spice
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 17, 2013, 10:47:04 am
add 'l' to

splice
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 17, 2013, 04:01:57 pm
but if you are in the engine room change c to n

spline
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Post by: Janet Jaguar on September 17, 2013, 05:53:51 pm
if you are in the carpenters' workroom, change i to a and adjust

planes
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Post by: studentforever on September 17, 2013, 07:10:23 pm
but if you are a farmer then e to i and plough

plains
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Post by: leelaht on September 17, 2013, 10:32:58 pm
change s to t, rearrange slightly
pliant
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Post by: studentforever on September 18, 2013, 07:31:02 am
and if you can't harvest your pliant plants then you can make a

plaint
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on September 18, 2013, 08:37:46 am
or you could remove the l and get some

paint 

(just don't drop the brush overboard!)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 18, 2013, 09:51:09 am
but if you do then you won't swear if you are a

saint
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on September 18, 2013, 11:31:41 am
Add a y and restore some

sanity
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Post by: studentforever on September 18, 2013, 04:34:43 pm
and leave without a - delete y and reorder -

stain                  on your character
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 18, 2013, 05:42:40 pm
add an 'r' to acknowledge that it might be a

strain - to be so good!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 18, 2013, 06:37:27 pm
especially if everyone is - add a g and stir gently -

staring
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 18, 2013, 08:47:25 pm
add an 'l' to fly away

starling
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 18, 2013, 08:58:46 pm
but that would be - add t -

startling
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 19, 2013, 12:07:48 am
enough to cause (remove s, rearrange) of my bones

rattling
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on September 19, 2013, 12:19:30 am
while to keep them together, I am (r changes to b)

battling
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on September 19, 2013, 10:00:09 pm
Change one t to an s and mix explosively

blasting
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on September 19, 2013, 10:24:15 pm
remove the b, but sadly the harm caused by battling and blasting is not so easily removable

lasting
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 20, 2013, 12:09:31 am
change t to h to whip things back into shape

lashing
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 20, 2013, 07:59:52 am
and if that doesn't work you could resort to

bashing
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on September 20, 2013, 08:52:48 am
or b to k and give it a

shaking
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 20, 2013, 12:53:43 pm
but make sure you aren't - change a to o -

stoking         the aggro
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on September 20, 2013, 02:09:04 pm
when you could be (add an r)

stroking

the cat
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 20, 2013, 05:21:50 pm
rather than - change o to i

striking      the troublemakers
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on September 20, 2013, 05:38:44 pm
Change the K to a P and the troublemakers will have

striping                on their clothes! 8)

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 20, 2013, 06:06:26 pm
Add a 'p' - they may wish to do some

stripping
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on September 20, 2013, 08:17:22 pm
Substitute e for g, make adjustments, make a nice

pinstripe
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 20, 2013, 09:24:52 pm
change s to o, and you can wear it in
Pierpoint
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on September 21, 2013, 12:17:59 am
Drop the i and you have lots of money ::)

J. Pierpont Morgan (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Pierpont_Morgan)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on September 21, 2013, 01:03:07 am
HEY!!  That's adding on 7 additional letters!!!  You gotta stick with Pierpont and put the Morgan in parentheses!!!

Drop a p and we are looking back

repoint
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on September 21, 2013, 05:31:28 am
HEY!!  That's adding on 7 additional letters!!!  You gotta stick with Pierpont and put the Morgan in parentheses!!!

Drop a p and we are looking back

repoint

SORRY!!!!!  :'(  Forgot which word game I was playing!! :-[  I'll sit on the sidelines for a penalty. :-X :-X
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on September 21, 2013, 09:10:49 am
Quote
SORRY!!!!!  :'(  Forgot which word game I was playing!! :-[  I'll sit on the sidelines for a penalty. :-X :-X

Why?  It's just a game.  :)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 21, 2013, 09:12:28 am
continuing the game
along a

pointer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on September 21, 2013, 09:33:36 am
Add an l and prepare to investigate crime, internationally

Interpol
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 21, 2013, 11:01:20 am
delete n and shuffle and it becomes

politer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 21, 2013, 01:04:08 pm
remove p, rearrange and maybe Interpol will leave you alone if you're politer when you

loiter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 21, 2013, 01:55:01 pm
but not if you are a - change i to o -

looter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on September 25, 2013, 12:04:30 am
change t to s if you are a looter your ethics are a bit

looser
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 25, 2013, 07:57:38 am
and if interpol politely arrest you when you are loitering with your loose ethics then you will be a

- delete o -

loser
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 25, 2013, 11:54:42 am
replace r with t and rearrange for another reason why interpol might be after you ...

stole
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 25, 2013, 03:17:18 pm
but if you are out in the country you might get away by jumping over a - replace o with i -

stile
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 25, 2013, 06:01:45 pm
However - add a d and reorder, you will still be

listed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 25, 2013, 06:13:04 pm
however, change i to u, you will not be

lusted         [over]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on September 25, 2013, 06:54:48 pm
but change l to b and you will get

busted (by Interpol)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 25, 2013, 10:25:45 pm
and if you are really unlucky your handcuffs will have - change b to r -

rusted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 25, 2013, 10:59:28 pm
or what's worse, you could need a (change d to u, rearrange)

suture
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on September 25, 2013, 11:27:42 pm
delete u and reorder and hope a good doctor

trues

the wound with the suture.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 26, 2013, 08:02:26 am
and if he was a bonny scot he could be wearing a pair of - change u to w and quick stir -

trews
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on September 26, 2013, 08:18:28 am
(http://www.janicestartantots.co.uk/0_0_0_0_250_375_csupload_31659387.jpg?u=1175242140)

[a nice pair of trews  :)]

Substitute o for t, mix thoroughly and make

worse
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 26, 2013, 09:06:53 am
but he probably won't be

norse
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 26, 2013, 02:06:30 pm
though he could be - add i and rearrange -

senior
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 26, 2013, 06:48:56 pm
so he could have - change i to a and rearrange

reason       to be in charge
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 26, 2013, 11:18:27 pm
just don't make me (remove a, rearrange)

snore
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on September 27, 2013, 12:06:27 am
remove the n and it will make me


sore :o
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 27, 2013, 09:18:58 am
especially if the - rearrange -

rose

I just fell on had thorns
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on September 27, 2013, 09:51:57 am
Add a p for elegant

prose
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 27, 2013, 10:16:38 am
and if you sat on the rose you might have to sleep - replace s with n -

prone
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on September 27, 2013, 10:56:41 pm
you get bees around roses. Change p for d

drone
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 27, 2013, 10:59:22 pm
and if you don't like bees, change e to w and rearrange

drown

them
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 28, 2013, 09:41:16 am
but if you do you could - change d to c -

crown         the queen
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 28, 2013, 12:16:03 pm
who if she's been around for a long time, might be - change w to e and rearrange - a

crone
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 28, 2013, 12:29:20 pm
who can, change e to o and rearrange

croon
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 28, 2013, 01:03:24 pm
you hope she isn't a - change n to k -

crook     [who might, of course, be of interest to interpol!]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on September 28, 2013, 01:37:32 pm
change o to a   and maybe she'll

croak
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 28, 2013, 05:48:54 pm
especially if she's an old - change a  to c -

crock
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 28, 2013, 08:41:04 pm
change o to i and she may have one in her neck

crick
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 28, 2013, 09:14:25 pm
especially if she's been playing a - change c to t -

trick
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on September 28, 2013, 11:08:09 pm
and if she's a real pain.. you could change the t to a b and hit her with a

brick. :P
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 29, 2013, 01:34:27 am
which could take her to the, exchange c for n

brink
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 29, 2013, 08:36:36 am
and see if you can make her - change r to l -

blink
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on September 29, 2013, 08:53:05 am
but if you hit her with a brick, change b to c, you may be in the

clink

in a blink
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 29, 2013, 01:02:38 pm
and if your clink is a dungeon then your chains - change i to a - may

clank
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 29, 2013, 08:06:36 pm
or they may - change k to g -

clang
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 29, 2013, 10:58:24 pm
If she was scottish then she might hope to be rescued by her - delete g -

clan
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 29, 2013, 11:23:13 pm
and take her back to her, replace c with d and rearrange

land
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on September 30, 2013, 12:12:59 am
where she can a hand (change a to e)

lend

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 30, 2013, 08:37:16 am
and she can  - change l to w -

wend     her way home
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on September 30, 2013, 11:29:44 am
through the strong scottish - swap e for i -

wind
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 30, 2013, 12:10:44 pm
but at least if it is windy she won't have to - change w to f

find

her way through the proverbial scottish mist
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 30, 2013, 12:22:02 pm
and - change f to k - she may come across someone

kind

to help her on her way (this seems to be developing into a short story at least ....)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on September 30, 2013, 12:41:10 pm
and - delete the d - see her safe to her

kin
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on September 30, 2013, 01:37:35 pm
add a c and rearrange so she returns without a

nick
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 30, 2013, 02:25:56 pm
and light the - replace n with w -

wick

on her candle

[Perhaps we ought to suggest this as a technique for a creative writing class!]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on September 30, 2013, 04:45:43 pm
and gave the person who sent her out a (replace c with n)

wink



(much more fun than simple authorship  ;D  )
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 30, 2013, 05:33:01 pm
replace i with o and rearrange - what does the person winking

know (?)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 30, 2013, 05:54:19 pm
how to tie a - change w to t -

knot      [maybe a guide or scout or even a sailor]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 30, 2013, 06:00:15 pm
or - change o to i - how to

knit
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 30, 2013, 06:44:44 pm
or how to write a - change n to s  and stir -

skit
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 30, 2013, 08:03:08 pm
which if it's not very good, might leave her - add 'n'

skint
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 30, 2013, 08:49:26 pm
so she can't even afford a - replace t with e and rearrange -

skein

of wool for her knitting
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on September 30, 2013, 08:53:38 pm
  change the i to e (except after c :P ) rearrange

Which might leave her on her


knees
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on September 30, 2013, 09:03:39 pm
and needing to - remove n -

seek

assistance
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on September 30, 2013, 10:18:53 pm
or guidance from a - replace k by r -

seer

[note to Dean - when sounded like 'ay' e first must stay cf reign]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on September 30, 2013, 10:36:15 pm
who will warn about being shipwrecked on the... replace s with f and reverse

reef
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 01, 2013, 07:28:51 am
In the land of the [reorganised]

free
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 01, 2013, 09:27:35 am
where even old crones can  - replace e by a and recombine -

fare                  well
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 01, 2013, 01:04:19 pm
or guidance from a - replace k by r -

seer

[note to Dean - when sounded like 'ay' e first must stay cf reign]


Yes. WEIRD too!! ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 01, 2013, 04:44:25 pm
[not to mention height and either and foreign ...  where were we?]

Adding m and constructing a

frame
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 01, 2013, 05:13:49 pm
add an r and she might become a farmer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 01, 2013, 05:33:26 pm
which with all that being outside might leave her complexion - change f for d

marred
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 01, 2013, 06:47:53 pm
so maybe she is unlikely to get - insert i -

married
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 02, 2013, 07:51:29 am
[short musical interlude ... substituting e for i and remixing]

You may say I'm a

dreamer

[and have a bad memory for lyrics]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 02, 2013, 01:16:52 pm
While dreaming .. change d to c and add to your tea or coffee some

creamer
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on October 02, 2013, 08:19:29 pm
drop a and re-organize to

mercer

I'm thinking of pouring from the creamer into my coffee as I thread my needle with mercerized cotton.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on October 02, 2013, 08:25:02 pm
Maybe you need to remove an r and mix up a

creme (brulee)

to reward yourself!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 02, 2013, 09:00:05 pm
But if you have an uneasy conscience you may just have to beg for - change e to y and stir -

mercy
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 03, 2013, 01:18:51 am
replace c with g, rearrange and beg mercy that creme brulee isn't

germy

after licking that mercerized thread
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 03, 2013, 07:43:54 am
and that your uneasy conscience and an uneasy stomach do not - replace y by e and rearrange -

merge
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 03, 2013, 07:52:45 am
Indeed, replacing m with n and shaking vigorously, you might turn

green
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 03, 2013, 09:04:51 am
but since you aren't a bird you cannot - change g to p -

preen

to increase your self-esteem
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 03, 2013, 03:03:47 pm
but you may wish to lie - change one e for an o and rearrange

prone

for a while
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 04, 2013, 01:26:51 am
remove n and rearrange for help in pulling yourself upright

rope
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 04, 2013, 08:06:09 am
then smooth  down your - change p to b -

robe
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on October 04, 2013, 11:01:17 am
add an s and rearrange so that you look

sober
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 04, 2013, 01:52:52 pm
and if you are feeling aggressive then change o to a and agitate to produce a

sabre
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 04, 2013, 05:26:24 pm
which should make you feel - replace s with v -

brave
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 04, 2013, 08:23:34 pm
as you - change b to c and remix -

carve

up the opposition
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 04, 2013, 08:30:53 pm
or lose the r and hang out in a

cave

 ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on October 04, 2013, 10:16:30 pm
I used to do that - and once a year we had an underground party so, change c to r and

rave
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 04, 2013, 11:18:43 pm
while in your rave cave, that flying black object is not a bat but, add n

raven
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 04, 2013, 11:21:33 pm
and if you fling yourself to the floor you are - add c -

craven
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 05, 2013, 05:15:00 pm
Better hurry on back to your rearranged

cavern
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 05, 2013, 05:44:48 pm
and await the coming of the - replace c by l and remix -

vernal   

equinox
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 05, 2013, 07:48:32 pm
replace n with s, and while waiting, polish your ceremonial

salver
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on October 05, 2013, 08:06:54 pm
which is of course made of the the very best sterling (change a to i)

silver
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 06, 2013, 03:22:47 am
upon which you can serve, rearrange

livers
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on October 06, 2013, 04:16:42 am
which they (stir around)

sliver

before eating
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 06, 2013, 09:06:08 am
and - change i to a -

slaver

at the delightful smell
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 06, 2013, 12:39:32 pm
and - change r to s - enjoy while your

slaves

do all the washing up
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 06, 2013, 12:59:39 pm
and if you are a generous slave owner you could give them some - delete s and shake about -

salve

for their chapped hands
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 06, 2013, 01:18:07 pm
And if you add a V and rearrange you may also fix the

valves

in the plumbing ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 06, 2013, 03:58:24 pm
because we don't do things by - change v to h -

halves
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 06, 2013, 06:05:01 pm
after all, we have our - change h for e and shake it up -

values
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 06, 2013, 06:14:44 pm
and keep our millions in [- e, + t, redistribute]

vaults
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 06, 2013, 07:08:58 pm
while the old crone - change l to n -

vaunts

her wealth
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on October 06, 2013, 07:41:11 pm
and even today, her ghost - change v to h -

haunts

the caverns of scotland
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 06, 2013, 07:54:33 pm
and terrifies even the most - add c

staunch
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 06, 2013, 09:40:07 pm
remove u, rearrange, so they will not

snatch

the vaunted values in the haunted vault, in Scotland
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 06, 2013, 10:10:41 pm
where the sepulchral choir - 1st variation -

chants

their ghostly (or even ghastly) lays
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 07, 2013, 01:49:01 am
replace c for k, rearrange, for the reason for the chants

thanks

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 07, 2013, 08:30:04 am
as she - change a to i -

thinks

that there they are all safe
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 07, 2013, 08:46:17 am
[a poetic interlude, - t, + r, recomposed]

Water, water, everywhere
And all the boards did

shrink
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on October 07, 2013, 01:30:06 pm
Change n to e and reorganize to get a nice birdy..

Shrike
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on October 07, 2013, 01:37:34 pm
Rearrange and add s to match the office refurbishment results ;)

shrieks
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 07, 2013, 05:12:54 pm
Perhaps the ambiance may suit a group of - replace r by h and rearrange -

sheikhs
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 07, 2013, 05:21:08 pm
Or a team of [- h, + u, reposition] [oops]

huskies
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 07, 2013, 09:21:11 pm
Switch H for M because around here they fish for


muskies (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muskellunge) 
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 07, 2013, 11:53:09 pm
[this could be a fishy entry, skip if not allowed (but I couldn't resist)] remove u, rearrange and

kiss me  :-*
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on October 08, 2013, 12:00:12 am
I wouldn't have (change k to d)

missed

it for the world.  ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 08, 2013, 08:31:38 am
ignore the purist who - change m to h -

hissed

from the wings
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 08, 2013, 05:37:21 pm
But you may want to have a (exchange one s for l) and rearrange

shield

just in case
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 08, 2013, 06:54:59 pm
and you could use your sabre to obtain some - delete l and rearrange -

hides

to improve your shield and armour
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 08, 2013, 11:19:03 pm
or tit for tat, you can change s for c and rearrange and

chide

the hissing purist
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 09, 2013, 01:11:26 am
and if you need a place to hide, you can exchange the e for a t - rearrange

and find a

 ditch
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 09, 2013, 02:52:37 am
perhaps beneath a hedge that is, change d for h and rearrange

thick
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on October 09, 2013, 07:22:15 am
If you are hiding in ditches and hedges, delete the h, and check to be sure you haven't picked up a

tick
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 09, 2013, 08:12:29 am
or you might hide in a hay - change t to r -

rick
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 09, 2013, 08:55:32 am
[Oh no, another musical interlude]

But your wise men don't know
how it fee-ee-ee-ee-ee-ee-ee-ee-eels
to be thick as a [+b]

brick
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 09, 2013, 10:27:18 am
as you feel the - change b to p -

prick

of the hay
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 09, 2013, 05:05:46 pm
and - remove r -

pick

somewhere more comfortable to hide
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 09, 2013, 05:10:45 pm
while looking gorgeous in [- c, + n]

pink
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 09, 2013, 06:08:39 pm
and - add r - taking a moment to

prink
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 09, 2013, 07:55:21 pm
and then - change p to d -

drink
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 09, 2013, 08:13:21 pm
which may take you to the - change d for b -

brink

of disaster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 09, 2013, 09:50:22 pm
but if drunk do not fall into the - delete k & add e -

brine
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 09, 2013, 10:06:29 pm
where the water is oh so cold I'm  (add m, rearrange)

nimber
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 10, 2013, 12:06:37 pm
Watch out for [- b, + v, mix]

vermin
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 10, 2013, 01:29:02 pm
but if you can spot some - change v to e and remix -

ermine

which would be really luxurious.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 10, 2013, 06:17:34 pm
though - change one e for an s and rearrange a little

miners

would probably be more useful
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 10, 2013, 06:26:54 pm
and if you are worried then find some - insert d -

minders
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 10, 2013, 09:48:31 pm
change m to b and put all your things in

binders
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 10, 2013, 11:50:57 pm
maybe the covers of the binders could be, change s to l and rearrange

brindle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 11, 2013, 09:26:32 am
If you delete n you could have a very useful

bridle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 11, 2013, 03:30:54 pm
change l to g, and canter across a

bridge

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 11, 2013, 03:52:28 pm
delete b and make your way across the

ridge
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on October 11, 2013, 06:04:40 pm
which can be a - replace e with n and rearrange -

grind
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 11, 2013, 10:24:05 pm
But if the bridle breaks when crossing the bridge, you'll need to swap d for w and rearrange your clothes

wring
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on October 11, 2013, 10:40:20 pm
or delete the r and take

wing
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 11, 2013, 11:28:59 pm
while you - change w to s -

sing

as you go
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 12, 2013, 02:40:06 am
and look for a (rearrange)

sign
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 12, 2013, 04:50:47 pm
[Time for yet another musical interlude ..]

It don't mean a thing
If it ain't got that [+w, recompose]

swing
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 12, 2013, 04:55:27 pm
and hopefully the hearer - replace w with r and stir -

grins
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 12, 2013, 06:53:30 pm
as they climb the - change i to u and rearrange -

rungs

of the ladder
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 12, 2013, 07:01:29 pm
to get a better view of the (change g to i, swap places)

ruins
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 12, 2013, 09:22:48 pm
but if they fall off they may need a - change i for e and rearrange -

nurse
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 12, 2013, 09:25:13 pm
and try not to - replace n with c  -

curse
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 13, 2013, 01:05:47 am
and hold on to their (swap p for c)

purse
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on October 13, 2013, 01:14:46 am
so they can buy (add n and mix)

prunes
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 13, 2013, 08:37:59 am
which these days aren't labelled in - delete p -

runes
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on October 13, 2013, 09:05:46 am
But if you overindulge, you might drop the e and get the

runs

 :-[
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 13, 2013, 09:44:43 am
[+e, reconstitute]

nurse!

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 13, 2013, 11:02:34 am
This time [-n +c]

curse!!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 13, 2013, 12:11:09 pm
And set off on a [+i] and rearrange slightly]

cruise

to recover
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 13, 2013, 12:44:38 pm
hoping that the sea is kind and you don't acquire a - change c to b -

bruise

(and need the nurse again!)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 13, 2013, 09:55:12 pm
You might find some [rearranged]

rubies
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 13, 2013, 10:07:19 pm
or solve a (delete i & rearrange)

rebus

 
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 14, 2013, 01:37:54 pm
or change u to a - rearrange and defend the rubies with a

saber
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 14, 2013, 04:26:52 pm
which may also be useful should you find yourself surrounded by

bears
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 14, 2013, 05:44:46 pm
But you might be able to distract them with - change b to p -

pears
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on October 14, 2013, 05:46:00 pm
Or shoot them with frozen - delete r -

peas

(aim for the eyes)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 14, 2013, 05:59:42 pm
Or try - add l -

pleas

to be spared
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 14, 2013, 07:24:36 pm
and add e to preface all your pleas with

please
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 14, 2013, 08:22:30 pm
and add d for what you'll be if you've met a friendly bear -

pleased
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 14, 2013, 08:55:33 pm
rearrange and you will be amazed at how much time has

elapsed

since you met your friendly bear

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 14, 2013, 09:01:07 pm
add an 'r' and if you've

relapsed

you may need that nurse once again ...
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 14, 2013, 09:19:27 pm
but if you are lucky you will be - delete p, add e and stir a little -

released

from her clinic
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 14, 2013, 11:09:44 pm
or perhaps unlucky if something you don't want seen is, swap v for s and rearrange

revealed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on October 17, 2013, 10:22:25 pm
Drop an e, stir slightly, and drop off to

Sleep that knits up the raveled sleave of care
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 17, 2013, 11:58:25 pm
change a to i  remix and who knows what you could

deliver
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 18, 2013, 02:22:39 am
as long as it's not, drop e, rearrange

drivel
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 18, 2013, 02:52:05 am
but if you add an e you might need to iron it because it's

riveled (http://www.webster-dictionary.net/definition/Rivel)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 18, 2013, 08:06:03 am
And if you turn up with your clothes rumpled you may be - remix -

reviled
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 18, 2013, 01:55:59 pm
Such [- e, + y, mixed]

devilry  :o
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 18, 2013, 03:23:34 pm
but with a [-d +s & stir]

silvery

sheen
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 18, 2013, 04:40:30 pm
even if there's only a (-y and slightly rearrange)

sliver

of silver
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 18, 2013, 10:11:12 pm
oh how (swap s for e, mix it up)

verile
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 19, 2013, 06:56:26 am
or you could drop the i - rearrange slightly and

lever

your way along.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 19, 2013, 08:14:57 am
and then - +s -l -

sever

the barrier at the end
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 19, 2013, 11:03:14 am
though this might seem (+ e)

severe
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 19, 2013, 11:54:20 am
If you succeed you might be inspired to - delete e and rearrange -

verse
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 19, 2013, 02:35:28 pm
in writing of which you might be well (+ d and rearrange)

served

by a rhyming dictionary
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 19, 2013, 04:22:18 pm
so your sailor son can listen to your verses while he - change d to e and remix -

reeves

the new blocks on his ship
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 19, 2013, 06:28:44 pm
followed by doing some repairs on his - change r to l and gently stir

sleeve
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 19, 2013, 06:32:48 pm
if he can't find some friendly - delete e and stir -

elves

to do it for him (I was a Brownie in my youth)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 19, 2013, 06:35:17 pm
Just get some friends - add an s -

and do it for them

selves
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 19, 2013, 07:49:48 pm
Add an 'h' so they can put up some

shelves

while they're at it
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 20, 2013, 09:30:10 pm
[At last, an appropriate word from me; -h, refitted]

vessel
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on October 20, 2013, 09:52:43 pm
 ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 20, 2013, 10:13:15 pm
[At last, an appropriate word from me; -h, refitted]

vessel

swap v for b

bessel [function]

maybe the vessel designers had to know their bessel functions
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 20, 2013, 10:19:49 pm
add a d and remix and the vessel designers become

blessed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 21, 2013, 02:52:20 am
rearrange, and maybe those blessed vessel designers are driven to work so hard on the bessel functions they're

bedless
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 21, 2013, 08:37:53 am
If you are in the time of Dickens they could be - change s to a and remix -

beadles
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on October 21, 2013, 04:42:03 pm
or fast forward a century and they can be listening to the - change b to t -

Beatles

(http://i.crackedcdn.com/phpimages/photoshop/1/1/7/43117.jpg?v=1)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 21, 2013, 05:02:29 pm
If you are on a shooting party you would of course have some - change l to r and reorder -

beaters
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on October 21, 2013, 05:39:19 pm
Watch your aim if you have changed b to n and been drinking

NEATERS

Naval slang name for the rum issued to Petty Officers (as opposed to grog
issued to rates).
http://www.hmsrichmond.org/dict_n.htm
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on October 21, 2013, 05:55:58 pm
Add an a to find yourself in the

Near East
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 21, 2013, 09:41:34 pm
or drop an a and find yourself

nearest

to home ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 21, 2013, 09:46:05 pm
[-e, refit]
Full

astern!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 21, 2013, 10:09:16 pm
guided by - change e to u and mix-up -

saturn
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 21, 2013, 10:42:30 pm
swap s for e, rearrange, if that's your

nature
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 22, 2013, 08:17:24 am
and if your nature is musical you may need a piano - delete a and rearrange -

tuner
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 23, 2013, 12:32:49 am
add an i and attach two other instruments to make a one-man

triune

band
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 23, 2013, 02:39:00 am
which if you add a b your band  could possibly play on
a

tribune (http://www.webster-dictionary.net/definition/tribune)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 23, 2013, 10:08:55 pm
[-n, +t] I raise my hat in

tribute
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 23, 2013, 10:34:20 pm
If you remember the days of your youth then you will remember - delete i and rearrange -

butter

on your bread
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 23, 2013, 11:15:08 pm
swap t for l, and that bread and butter could be brought to you by a

butler
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 24, 2013, 08:02:56 am
add an o and beat vigorously and you will have

trouble
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 24, 2013, 11:05:28 pm
change r to d, rearrange

doublet
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 25, 2013, 12:14:38 am
and if you change the t to d you will have

doubled

your trouble with your doublet
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 25, 2013, 10:19:55 am
For a change of scene, I play [-d, +r, reassemble]

boulder

wars on Moon Zoo.  ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 25, 2013, 10:25:07 am
Then concentrate so you do not make a - change o to n and remix -

blunder
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 25, 2013, 11:53:09 pm
change b to a, swap

launder

your boulder blunder
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 26, 2013, 12:09:18 am
or change the a to a p, turn Pirate and

plunder

the town ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on October 28, 2013, 09:21:14 pm
drop the l and rearrange
When the pirate did not plunder, he

pruned

his fruit trees.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 28, 2013, 09:31:48 pm
and thought & pondered & - delete r and n and rearrange -

punned
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 28, 2013, 10:52:21 pm
change n to t, I

punted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 29, 2013, 08:39:45 am
and because our pirate wasn't very fit he - change u to a -

panted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on October 29, 2013, 02:18:00 pm
so instead he went and - add i -

painted

his ship, but it took forever because he kept dropping the brushes in the water.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on October 29, 2013, 02:34:56 pm
 ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 29, 2013, 03:42:10 pm
and he got really cross because the loafers on the quay laughed and - change a to o -

pointed

at him
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Janet Jaguar on October 29, 2013, 03:51:52 pm
which event was - change o to r

printed

in oW's ship histories.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 29, 2013, 11:10:41 pm
perhaps things would have gone otherwise if he were better (turn p to a, rearrange)

trained
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 30, 2013, 12:02:50 am
or maybe (change t to b)

brained ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 30, 2013, 07:59:14 am
like many pirates he wore his uncut hair - change n to d -

braided
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on October 30, 2013, 05:02:40 pm
and then he went and - drop b -

raided

some coastal towns
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 30, 2013, 05:33:09 pm
delete r -

aided

by his trusty crew
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 30, 2013, 08:35:53 pm
but if he isn't careful he might lose the a - rearrange - and end up

dead :'(
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on October 30, 2013, 09:14:21 pm
likely cause of death: a ball of - change one d to l -

lead
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 30, 2013, 09:17:25 pm
and they drank - change l to m -

mead

after the funeral
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on October 30, 2013, 10:07:03 pm
Musical interlude ...

There is nothing like a [rearranged]

dame

 :)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on October 30, 2013, 10:47:29 pm
and wish for (exchange m for f)

fame
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 31, 2013, 07:12:54 am
and that his fame (or infamy if you prefer) may not - replace m with d -

fade
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on October 31, 2013, 12:20:15 pm
and if you don't want to hear about all this just rearrange and play

deaf
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on October 31, 2013, 04:40:04 pm
or even - change e to t and stir -

daft
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on November 01, 2013, 10:47:22 am
change d to r and build a

raft
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 01, 2013, 01:32:35 pm
which if there isn't enough room on it for all the crew - change a to i - might cause a

rift
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 01, 2013, 02:15:46 pm
as you - prefix with d -

drift

with the current
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 01, 2013, 05:58:44 pm
Though if you (-f, +e)

tried

harder you might find land
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 01, 2013, 07:32:52 pm
before you run out of food and have to become a - add e and remix -

dieter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on November 02, 2013, 10:08:46 am
in order to - drop i

deter

starvation
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on November 04, 2013, 10:33:39 pm
Or at least to, change t to f,

defer

stavation
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 05, 2013, 08:29:06 am
Until he could be - remix -

freed

from his predicament
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 05, 2013, 10:28:19 am
which would be better than being - change e for i

fried
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 05, 2013, 11:10:05 am
or even - remix -

fired
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 05, 2013, 12:39:22 pm
After all of this you could replace F with T and just be very

tired
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on November 05, 2013, 05:17:42 pm
or [-t, +w, scrambled]

weird
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 06, 2013, 12:14:10 am
but please not, replace r for n

dwine
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 06, 2013, 12:16:07 pm
One way to avoid a dwine would be to drop the W and simply

dine ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on November 06, 2013, 07:06:01 pm
or swap n for v and take a

dive
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 06, 2013, 09:09:57 pm
or add r and take a

drive
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 06, 2013, 11:52:16 pm
swap r for o, mix it up, and watch it all on

video
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on November 07, 2013, 08:17:48 am
Sounds like something to [-o, +a, mix]

avoid

 ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 07, 2013, 01:15:24 pm
which, if you do (drop the a) might leave a

void ::)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 07, 2013, 10:37:42 pm
rearrange poetically:

Ovid

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 08, 2013, 12:16:32 pm
add an 'o' and reshape

ovoid
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 08, 2013, 11:02:08 pm
swap o for t, reshape into a square

divot
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 09, 2013, 03:39:51 am
swap i for e (except after c ::)) rearrange a bit and make the squares we just filled in when we

voted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 09, 2013, 05:17:22 pm
add a 'd' and make a word which describes all OW members

devoted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 09, 2013, 09:20:50 pm
bit if you're bad, change v to m, and you're

demoted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 10, 2013, 08:13:16 am
and after you've expressed your frustration you might have - delete d -

emoted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 10, 2013, 12:17:42 pm
which may be caused by the fact that you dropped the e and have been

moted (http://www.webster-dictionary.net/definition/moted)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 10, 2013, 12:32:25 pm
add an 's' to become

modest
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 10, 2013, 06:11:46 pm
and you changed m to r as you

strode

through the forum
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 10, 2013, 06:54:19 pm
being careful not to (add y and rearrange)

destroy

anything on your way
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 10, 2013, 09:31:57 pm
change i to y, and this whole episode will be

storied
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 11, 2013, 01:19:30 pm
change the E to T   being very careful not to

distort

the story.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 11, 2013, 11:50:12 pm
remove r, rearrange...

dittos
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 12, 2013, 07:33:37 am
change t to l and stir gently

stolid
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on November 16, 2013, 07:13:58 am
Drop the t to make it

solid
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 16, 2013, 08:05:07 am
drop the i and you have been

sold

a new story
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on November 16, 2013, 09:58:02 am
which you paid for with - change s to g

gold

coins
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 16, 2013, 10:32:30 am
as the story teller enthralled you as he - change g to t -

told

you the tale
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 16, 2013, 12:52:10 pm
scramble it up to make what no-one around here is -

dolt
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 16, 2013, 01:20:02 pm
because if they were you might change the d to a b and

bolt
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 16, 2013, 01:50:09 pm
especially if you were a - change b to c -

colt
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 16, 2013, 02:19:29 pm
or it turned out to be a - change o to u -

cult
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 16, 2013, 05:53:03 pm
change t to k, rearrange for...

luck
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 16, 2013, 07:31:01 pm
add a c to

cluck
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 16, 2013, 09:28:24 pm
and if you have a convenient fowl you can - change c to p -

pluck

it
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 17, 2013, 07:43:53 pm
change p to a

caulk and feather shoe (for luck?)

(http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQQNYXxdWG7R1Sp2PC3so4wZ7ZxzQaadxD-gjDmgvcN56ld14wM)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 17, 2013, 08:28:01 pm
change a to h and you have some

chalk
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 18, 2013, 12:36:26 pm
which definitely would not - change h to n and mix up -

clank
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 18, 2013, 05:08:08 pm
and if your chalk was dry would not leave the board - change c to b -

blank
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 18, 2013, 05:31:31 pm
but entirely - change n to c

black
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 18, 2013, 06:13:32 pm
and if you are getting tired of all this you might change the b to an s and

slack

off
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on November 18, 2013, 06:15:42 pm
but then you might get the - drop l -

sack

for slacking
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 18, 2013, 07:10:04 pm
Or muddle it up and start helping yourself from the

cask
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 18, 2013, 09:18:58 pm
and completely forget the - change c to t -

task

in hand
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 18, 2013, 11:13:46 pm
add e, rearrange and your task is to

skate

with a black slack sack for your cask
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 19, 2013, 08:38:15 am
And you can use your chalk to write the contents of the cask in the black slack sack in the - change k to l -

slate

on the wall
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 19, 2013, 11:19:21 am
or to challenge other - change l for m and rearrange -

teams

to a race
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 19, 2013, 01:32:29 pm
change t to b and hang the award banners from the

beams
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on November 19, 2013, 02:03:57 pm
Change b back to t for a full

steam

ahead! :D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 19, 2013, 03:50:07 pm
and a - change m to t and mix -

state

of elation
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on November 19, 2013, 07:12:23 pm
add r, rearrange and have fried

taters

for lunch
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on November 19, 2013, 07:22:30 pm
[yummy!]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 19, 2013, 07:47:55 pm
add another e and rearrange to

restate
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 19, 2013, 09:21:00 pm
and if you change the e to r you can

restart
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 19, 2013, 10:13:16 pm
or just rearrange and become a

starter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 19, 2013, 10:48:53 pm
remove r, rearrange, and become a

taster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 20, 2013, 08:51:50 am
but do not change the t to w and so become a

waster
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 20, 2013, 10:26:21 pm
change t to s, swim around a bit

wrasse
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 21, 2013, 08:46:26 am
preferably not in the - change a to e and flip your tail around -

sewers
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 21, 2013, 12:57:31 pm
Let's spread some grain - change s to h and become

hewers
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 21, 2013, 03:53:47 pm
and when you have finished hewing you can all go home and have a wash with the water in your - delete initial s -

ewers
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 21, 2013, 04:58:28 pm
which could be - change w to h and rearrange

sheer

pleasure
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 21, 2013, 06:33:22 pm
unless you have slipped on some - change h to c and reassemble -

scree

when it could be sheer agony
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 21, 2013, 08:01:09 pm
and you could write a (add a d)

screed

about it all
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 21, 2013, 08:26:02 pm
and resolve to follow the - delete s -

creed

that long trousers, long sleeves and gloves should be worn when on scree.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 21, 2013, 09:02:34 pm
Or even (add another e) issue a

decree

about it
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 21, 2013, 09:36:56 pm
After all commonsense doesn't require a - change c to g -

degree
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 21, 2013, 11:08:28 pm
change g to m and rearrange to

redeem

the situation
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 22, 2013, 12:50:54 pm
which if you change the r to another d and slightly rearrange might be

deemed

a great idea!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 22, 2013, 11:47:04 pm
change e to l and rearrange as long as you don't

meddle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 23, 2013, 08:01:28 am
or - change e to u -

muddle

it up
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 23, 2013, 04:11:33 pm
or - change u to i - end up in the

middle

of a mess
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 23, 2013, 04:59:41 pm
and then have to solve the - change m to r -

riddle

of how to get out of it
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 23, 2013, 05:33:40 pm
change e to n and rearrange, perhaps wearing a

dirndl
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on November 26, 2013, 12:09:25 pm
Ummm, [- l, + e, agitated]

ridden
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 26, 2013, 01:36:20 pm
Change r to b and we have been

bidden

to continue this story ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 26, 2013, 05:02:57 pm
and the honour will go the the highest - change n to r -

bidder
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 26, 2013, 08:15:08 pm
change one d for n to make a

binder

to keep the whole saga in
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 26, 2013, 08:52:49 pm
and hope no-one turns the printed saga into - change b to t -

tinder
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 26, 2013, 09:07:12 pm
because if they do it might end up (change the d to s and rearrange)

being

 sinter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 26, 2013, 10:01:58 pm
especially in the - change s to w -

winter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 26, 2013, 10:25:47 pm
nah, change the t to n and it'll be a

winner
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 27, 2013, 12:45:46 am
unless you change the n to an h and become a

whiner ::)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 27, 2013, 10:08:13 pm
do over, do over, change h to d and

rewind
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 28, 2013, 08:34:58 am
change i to a and remix then you can

wander

lonely as a cloud maybe
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on November 28, 2013, 10:03:08 am
[- a, + o] in an age of

wonder
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 28, 2013, 11:37:22 am
into the wide blue [replace w with y]

yonder
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on November 28, 2013, 03:41:22 pm
and go - change r to b and rearrange -

beyond

the know world
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 28, 2013, 05:19:10 pm
in the company of a - change b for h and rearrange - a

hoyden
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on November 28, 2013, 09:19:28 pm
or drop the h - slightly rearrange - and be the head of the company or

doyen
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 28, 2013, 10:10:32 pm
If you change the y to z you could move on and be the doyen of a

dozen

companies
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 29, 2013, 01:51:24 am
change o to a and relocate those dozen companies to

Zenda
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on November 29, 2013, 08:09:38 am
[- z, stir lightly]

Dean

 :o
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 29, 2013, 08:56:08 am
who as far as I know is not a

Dane
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 29, 2013, 11:44:49 am
but who would (change n to r)

dare

to suggest that he is not Great?
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 29, 2013, 01:32:29 pm
but he may well be a - rearrange -

dear

friend
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 29, 2013, 05:01:02 pm
who is always - add y and rearrange -

ready

to help
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on November 29, 2013, 05:24:58 pm
throughout the - drop d and rearrange -

year
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 29, 2013, 06:54:27 pm
and - replace y with h -

hear

your pleas for help
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 29, 2013, 06:55:24 pm
because he has a (add t)

heart

of gold
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 29, 2013, 08:32:45 pm
and would - delete r and remix -

hate

to watch us struggle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on November 29, 2013, 10:31:11 pm
and insert s and advise to avoid

haste

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 30, 2013, 10:28:01 am
or - change h for m and remix - unnecessary

steam
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 30, 2013, 03:02:05 pm
before the - delete e and stir -

mast
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on November 30, 2013, 03:47:42 pm
with the first - delete s, add e and mix gently

mate
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on November 30, 2013, 04:04:02 pm
to make a good - give a shake up -

team
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 01, 2013, 06:22:02 pm
or just rearrange and set a plate of

meat

for dinner.

BTW - I'm honoured to be a topic in this game! I shall do my best to be worthy!!!! ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 01, 2013, 06:42:21 pm
insert n, that's what i

meant
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 02, 2013, 08:50:33 pm
I'll drop the m and rearrange and make this

neat
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 02, 2013, 09:10:18 pm
Add a k and rearrange so the story is

taken

a little further
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 02, 2013, 10:34:29 pm
Since this is an OW tale if you drop the n and rearrange you could steer

[HMS] Kent

towards the port of Dover in the county of Kent
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 02, 2013, 10:56:34 pm
swap e for i and mix to

knit
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 03, 2013, 08:06:15 am
A cover for a - change i to a and mix -

tank
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 03, 2013, 09:12:10 am
which if you change t to b and fill with petrol could take you to the

bank
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 03, 2013, 05:46:10 pm
to get out enough money to do a (change a to u)

bunk
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 03, 2013, 06:43:29 pm
and if you don't get enough money it might leave you in a (change b to f)

funk
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 03, 2013, 07:27:24 pm
and then it would be nice to get support from a handsome

hunk
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 03, 2013, 07:58:25 pm
which would certainly be better than being consigned to a

hulk
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 03, 2013, 08:13:02 pm
or having to repair the

hull

of a ship or two to pay off your debts and get out of the funk
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 03, 2013, 09:09:23 pm
and that might feel as if you are Sisyphus pushing your stone up the - change u to i -

hill
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 03, 2013, 09:59:57 pm
which would bring a - add c -

chill

to your life
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 03, 2013, 10:22:22 pm
change l to i to fight of that chill with a superfood

lichi
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 04, 2013, 07:35:00 am
or drop i and make yourself immortal

Lich (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lich)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 04, 2013, 08:15:24 am
and maybe add a d to produce a

child
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on December 04, 2013, 08:17:38 am
Or [-d, +e] take a trip to

Chile
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 04, 2013, 08:20:16 am
but if you go into the forest make sure you don't pick up a - change i to e and mix -

leech
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 05, 2013, 12:09:30 am
instead change e for o and look for

Chloe
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 05, 2013, 08:39:54 am
or head for Scotland where they call lakes & fjords a - delete e -

loch
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on December 05, 2013, 08:52:36 am
or visit a darts match and toe the [-l, +e]

oche (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oche)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 05, 2013, 10:15:11 am
and if throwing darts makes you thirsty, change h to k and have a

coke
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 05, 2013, 11:23:37 am
and if you are feeling self-indulgent treat yourself to a - change a to o -

cake
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 05, 2013, 11:26:30 am
and then - change k to r and rearrange - take part in a

race

to run off the calories
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 05, 2013, 11:29:00 am
and if you said - add g -

grace

before your cake you can feel doubly virtuous
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 05, 2013, 09:10:58 pm
and after dinner you can change the g for a b and


brace the yardarm
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 05, 2013, 10:07:40 pm
and - delete c and re-order -

bare ...

(well you can decide for yourself what you wish to reveal)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 05, 2013, 10:17:05 pm
but don't overdo it or someone may (add d and rearrange)

debar

you
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 05, 2013, 10:31:18 pm
or if you are a boisterous undergraduate even

debag
(http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/debag)

you
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 05, 2013, 10:41:26 pm
which some might see as a

badge

of honour!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 05, 2013, 11:08:33 pm
either that or add an r and see a

badger
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: AvastMH on December 05, 2013, 11:28:23 pm
and then you can swap a for o, to get a

bodger

http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/bodger who can knock up a comfy badger watching chair from the woods
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 06, 2013, 08:15:23 am
or if you want to take in a - +l, -b -

lodger

you can go to the bodger for another chair as well
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 06, 2013, 05:12:24 pm
or change the d to a g and make your own chairs as a

logger ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 06, 2013, 05:26:02 pm
and if you want to tell us about it you can add a b and become a

blogger
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 06, 2013, 06:15:08 pm
or change g to b, mix it up, go to a restaurant and become a

gobbler
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 06, 2013, 07:59:26 pm
and if you talk really fast between mouthfuls you could be described as - change o to a -

gabbler
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 06, 2013, 09:59:28 pm
or maybe a - change g to b -

babbler
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 06, 2013, 10:10:16 pm
and if you tell secrets you might be a - remix -

blabber
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 06, 2013, 11:10:30 pm
change a to u and if it's your secrets which are blabbed, you may

blubber
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 07, 2013, 08:55:17 am
wipe your tears, delete an r and rearrange then blow a

bubble

and enjoy some childhood wonder
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 07, 2013, 12:28:21 pm
or exchange one b for an r to

burble

another entry in this saga
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 07, 2013, 12:38:42 pm
change a b to s and arrange to perhaps pay for your efforts in

rubles
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 07, 2013, 02:03:21 pm
which would certainly be more useful than - change s for a b and rearrange -

rubble
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 07, 2013, 06:02:05 pm
which you need to keep out of the hands of a - change u to a -

rabble
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 07, 2013, 06:11:01 pm
exchange one b for m to go for a healthy

ramble
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 07, 2013, 07:08:24 pm
and if this takes longer than planned you may have to ignore the

rumble

in your tum
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 07, 2013, 08:19:40 pm
which may have been caused by too much apple - add c

crumble
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 07, 2013, 10:25:03 pm
and if it was you shouldn't - change c to g -

grumble
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on December 08, 2013, 08:38:46 am
[-r, +i, stir] Goeiemorgen

Belgium
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 08, 2013, 08:44:46 am
and if you change m to e and rearrange you could be -

beguile[d]
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 10, 2013, 02:08:37 am
or change i to y and take your chances in beguiling an

ugly bee
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 10, 2013, 06:40:46 am
which may fail because of - rearrange -

ye bulge

in your tummy from too much apple crumble.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on December 10, 2013, 02:56:36 pm
For all you cricket fans out there [-u and rearrange]

leg bye
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 10, 2013, 04:20:32 pm
and if you lose the ashes then you could write an - delete b -

elegy
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 11, 2013, 10:31:02 pm
change y to i and rearrange to present to your

liege
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 12, 2013, 12:05:19 am
and hope he doesn't start a - change l to s -

siege
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 12, 2013, 07:54:19 am
or he may - change g to z -

sieze

your castle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 12, 2013, 09:50:39 am
Depending on the - delete e -

size

of your garrison
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 12, 2013, 05:03:16 pm
or if you swap Z for T

the SITE of your guns!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 12, 2013, 08:23:12 pm
or in an earlier age your - change e to u and rearrange -

suit

of armour
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 13, 2013, 12:18:06 am
or at any age - add an e and take a

suite

of rooms to relax in!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 13, 2013, 01:14:39 am
change u for x and the suite will have multiple

exits
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 13, 2013, 06:15:55 am
but after the siege, your suite may have no longer - rearrange -

exist
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 13, 2013, 07:54:43 am
and we hope in any case that we can't add an  's' and describe you as

sexist
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 13, 2013, 06:25:25 pm
though if we add an e you could be the

sexiest
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 13, 2013, 10:21:51 pm
whoever - change s to d and rearrange -

existed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on December 15, 2013, 05:22:24 pm
[-x, +d, agitate] :) Just look at these

teddies

(http://www.tillingtonbears.co.uk/images/teddies.jpg)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 15, 2013, 06:41:19 pm
Some of them look quite forlorn. Do you think they had - delete s and remix -

dieted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 15, 2013, 11:32:38 pm
dieted or not, change e for i and rearrange and it's evident someone

tidied

them up
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on December 16, 2013, 11:36:23 am
This post has been [-i, +e, edited]

edited
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 16, 2013, 03:11:42 pm
Add a c

edicted (http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Edicted)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 16, 2013, 03:58:41 pm
change d to v

evicted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 16, 2013, 04:18:48 pm
take away t and scramble

device
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 16, 2013, 04:24:18 pm
change e to a and scramble

advice
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 16, 2013, 09:20:56 pm
and if you don't like the advice

change c to s and get someone ELSE to

advise you! ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 16, 2013, 10:17:11 pm
on how to be (- i and rearrange)

saved
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 16, 2013, 10:23:12 pm
insert h, or be

shaved
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 16, 2013, 10:33:20 pm
but not, I hope, - change a to o -

shoved
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 17, 2013, 06:19:06 am
if somebody shoved me, I'd grab a - change d to l -

shovel

and bash them with it.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 17, 2013, 08:20:03 am
but you would hope that you didn't end up bashing off the s and living in a

hovel
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on December 17, 2013, 08:50:29 am
[-h, stir] All you need is

love
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 17, 2013, 08:54:20 am
and the white - change l to d -

dove

of peace
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 17, 2013, 10:46:03 am
which - insert r -

drove

out the demons of war
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 17, 2013, 06:49:01 pm
or drop the d and allow the sailors to

rove (http://www.webster-dictionary.net/definition/rove)

the high seas in search of adventure



fixed link ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 17, 2013, 06:53:27 pm
or - insert p -

prove

some scientific theories
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 17, 2013, 09:51:46 pm
which are - change v to n -

prone

to make this world a better place (well, most of the time....)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 17, 2013, 10:46:35 pm
especially if you don't - change n to b -

probe

too deeply
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 17, 2013, 11:02:01 pm
remove p, insert s, rearrange, for a

sober

thought
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 18, 2013, 01:07:04 am
or swap s for an r and HelenJ needed a

rober

when she was ordained ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on December 18, 2013, 08:48:40 am
[-o, +y, arrange nicely] a seasonal (northern hemisphere)

berry

(http://thegraphicsfairy.com/wp-content/uploads/blogger/-HnU6EiaJfK0/Ttl9fPtydHI/AAAAAAAAPi0/cR-noJ9GcTE/s400/holly%2Bvintage%2Bimage%2Bgraphicsfairy006b.jpg)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 18, 2013, 09:19:51 am
change b to m and create

merry

feelings
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 18, 2013, 12:23:01 pm
change m to p and you may have a glass of

perry
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 18, 2013, 02:51:08 pm
or swap s for an r and HelenJ needed a

rober

when she was ordained ;D

 :D :D I may have needed one but I didn't have one - had to dress myself!

Continuing the game - change e to a to

parry

off any unwanted drinks ....
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 18, 2013, 03:14:21 pm
change r to t and have a

party!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 18, 2013, 04:58:06 pm
when you could eat a - change r to s -

pasty
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 18, 2013, 05:16:07 pm
followed by - add r - a

pastry
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 18, 2013, 09:33:18 pm
Not a word so it doesn't count but but swap the p for a w and with all this talk of food it goes straight to the 'wastry' ::)

Truly though - drop the p - stir well - and feed a

stray ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 18, 2013, 10:13:54 pm
and if the stray has 4 legs then you hope it won't reward you with a - change t to p -

spray

on your doorstep
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 18, 2013, 10:50:17 pm
lose the a and jump around a bit to prove you're still

spry

especially after all the pasties and pastries at the parties going to the wasties
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 19, 2013, 08:29:46 am
and if you are and going grey then you should - change s to a -

pray

a prayer of gratitude
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 19, 2013, 09:11:01 am
and then maybe - change a to e -

prey

on the stray for spraying on your doorstep.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 19, 2013, 12:23:04 pm
change the p for an s and it sounds like a

drey (http://www.webster-dictionary.net/definition/drey)

to me
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 19, 2013, 12:30:36 pm
or change e to a to make

dray  (another of these nice confusing bits of English spelling!)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 19, 2013, 02:20:15 pm
and if your dray is pulled by a donkey or two then you might hear a - change d to b -

bray

or two
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on December 19, 2013, 03:18:46 pm
Musical interlude: Sittin' on the dock of the [-r]

bay
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 19, 2013, 03:58:41 pm
or perhaps on the banks of the (-b, + t)

Tay
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 19, 2013, 05:19:23 pm
swap t for y and shout

Yay!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 19, 2013, 05:57:06 pm
 or if you are feeling stroppy then change y to n and shout

nay!!!

 >:(
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 19, 2013, 05:59:22 pm
or if you fancy something, change a to e and reverse to declare your

yen
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 19, 2013, 07:16:57 pm
then you could retreat to your - change y to d -

den
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 19, 2013, 08:13:01 pm
Swap d for b and

where some of you can listen to the clock tower of Big

Ben
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 19, 2013, 08:47:34 pm
which, if you are an insomniac could drive you round the - add d -

bend
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 19, 2013, 09:03:40 pm
so you may drop the b and

end

the bell's ringing with a bazooka
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 19, 2013, 09:46:41 pm
which will - add t -

tend

to upset the traditionalists
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 19, 2013, 11:09:01 pm
insert r to begin a

trend
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 20, 2013, 07:39:13 am
into which others can - change d to e and stir -

enter
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 20, 2013, 11:01:39 am
such as for an - change r to v, rearrange -

event
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 20, 2013, 12:46:40 pm
at which the traditionalists could - delete e -

vent

their ire at the destruction of Big Ben
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 20, 2013, 01:07:35 pm
while seizing the opportunity to (replace t with d)

vend

Big Ben souvenirs at inflated prices!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 20, 2013, 02:52:39 pm
and partake of the fruit of the - +i, -d and mix -

vine
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 20, 2013, 04:29:53 pm
And if you add an a and mix well and are unused to the fruit of the vine

you might be considered

naive
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 20, 2013, 05:22:04 pm
Or (remove e and mix)

vain
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 20, 2013, 05:40:54 pm
but you might feel that you had good red blood in your - +e, -a -

vein (s)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 20, 2013, 10:34:06 pm
but if you turn green, it may be because of (change i to y, rearrange)

envy
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 20, 2013, 10:35:41 pm
then you could insert an o and send out an

envoy
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 20, 2013, 11:03:01 pm
or drop the y, mix up a cake and shove it in the

oven
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 21, 2013, 02:55:19 am
swap e for a, rearrange and hope it doesn't go

nova
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 21, 2013, 02:02:49 pm
or - swap n for l -

oval
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 21, 2013, 02:07:36 pm
add an r - rearrange a bit -  and for a job well done, we deserve the

valor

(Now, I'll leave it to one of my friends across the pond to 'correct' my spelling!) ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 21, 2013, 03:08:15 pm
well, as you mentioned it - add 'u' for an alternative spelling

valour
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 21, 2013, 03:30:05 pm
and if we go back a century or two, as a warrior you might well have some - change a to e -

velour

articles of clothing
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 21, 2013, 05:37:45 pm
which might (or might not) make you an attractive (remove u)

lover
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 21, 2013, 05:44:37 pm
or, swap v for n, an attractive

loner
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on December 21, 2013, 08:55:32 pm
 [-l, +g]
But the cat came back the very next day
Yes, the cat came back
They thought he was a

goner

 ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 21, 2013, 09:36:10 pm
-e +a

groan

(not really)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 22, 2013, 02:14:31 am
o for e,

anger

(not really)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on December 22, 2013, 07:29:23 am
Anger leads to - add a d

danger
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 22, 2013, 07:43:02 am
maybe as you - +l, -r and mix,

dangle

over the precipice
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 22, 2013, 09:19:43 am
and if you fall, you may turn into an - drop d, rearrange -

angel
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 22, 2013, 10:58:41 am
and - rearrange -

glean

the souls after the Battle of Armageddon
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on December 22, 2013, 04:17:32 pm
[+c, recompose]
Poetry!
O body swayed to music, O brightening

glance
....
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 22, 2013, 05:55:52 pm
perhaps less poetic - [- g, + d]

lanced
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 22, 2013, 05:59:27 pm
Oh, but with all the music, poetry, bodies swaying I switched an l for a d and


danced to the music! ;D ;D

No video available - this IS a 'child friendly' web site after all! ::)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 22, 2013, 07:45:18 pm
and reached for something to (swap a d for a t)

decant
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 22, 2013, 08:41:06 pm
insert s to join in with the music

descant
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 24, 2013, 01:20:57 pm
but let's hope the behaviour of the choir is not a - +l, -d and new variation -

scandle
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 24, 2013, 02:10:31 pm
Though even if it isn't they probably won't be able to hold a (-s)

candle

to Kings College Cambridge
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 24, 2013, 07:27:25 pm
Even if they swap a c for an h and put a

handle

on it!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 24, 2013, 10:52:50 pm
mix it up and sing Messiah by

Handel
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on December 25, 2013, 07:07:01 pm
Change n to i and hope you will be

hailed

for your singing
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 25, 2013, 07:27:05 pm
rather than having your singing (replace i with t and mix a little)

halted
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on December 25, 2013, 07:38:07 pm
My singing might result in my being - change t to u and whip the letters around

[keel] hauled
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 25, 2013, 08:01:38 pm
(me too!) - but perhaps if our audience is feeling benign it might only result in our being - add g and mix up

laughed

at (or even with ....)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 26, 2013, 01:20:15 am
or if bartered a "u" for a "g"..., and rearrange, we

haggled
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 26, 2013, 06:41:11 am
but being a bit sluggish from all the Holiday food we dropped an h - shook slightly and

lagged

behind!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 26, 2013, 07:47:34 am
and your lagging and haggling was - change a to o -

logged

in a book that was then scanned, transcribed and edited 80 years later by nerds citizen scientists.
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Randi on December 26, 2013, 07:50:31 am
 ;D
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 26, 2013, 09:41:50 am
and your experiences can be - add b -

blogged
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 27, 2013, 12:05:27 am
switch g for another b, and rearrange to blog what I

gobbled
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 27, 2013, 12:38:35 am
switch g for ANOTHER b and  I

almost bobbled

the dish with the dessert.

BTW - Desserts is STRESSED spelled backwards! ::)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 27, 2013, 02:52:09 am
rearrange the bobbled dessert got

blobbed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 27, 2013, 08:45:29 am
and then you - change o to u -

blubbed
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 27, 2013, 09:25:36 am
Perhaps I can cheer you up by changing d to s, rearranging and blowing some

bubbles


(http://stephen-coley.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/calvin-and-hobbes-bath.gif)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 27, 2013, 11:44:49 pm
change b to a and you get

baubles
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Caro on December 31, 2013, 07:40:30 am
The only word I can make out of that is [-b, mix]

usable
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 31, 2013, 08:14:46 am
well if you fancy some luxury you could drop the u and get some

sable
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 31, 2013, 08:59:03 am
or if you fancy some action you can change the l to r and swing a

sabre
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 31, 2013, 09:38:34 am
which - change b to t and shake well -

tears

a hole (I hope you aren't wearing your sable at the time!)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 31, 2013, 10:35:59 am
or you may have to - change r to l and rearrange -

steal

something else to wear
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 31, 2013, 11:36:54 am
and if the sabre is still in evidence then something made of - change a to e -

steel

would be a good idea!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 31, 2013, 12:22:05 pm
(remove e)

lest

anyone catch you!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 31, 2013, 12:41:06 pm
and makes a - change e to i and remix -

slit

somewhere unfortunate
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 31, 2013, 12:44:31 pm
but drop the s and add a t - swing it around and it might

tilt

the battle in your favour!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: studentforever on December 31, 2013, 05:17:04 pm
If you were a Scot you could always replace a t with a k and wear a

kilt
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Hanibal94 on December 31, 2013, 05:31:49 pm
And then charge into battle in a kilt and swinging your steel sabre in order to - change t to l -

kill

those bloody Englishmen!
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Dean on December 31, 2013, 05:41:42 pm
Unless you happen to be a damsel in distress who changes an l to an e - scrambles - and decides to

like

those bloody Englishmen!  ;)
Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: Helen J on December 31, 2013, 06:51:18 pm
or - change i for a - and jump into the

lake

Title: Re: Word game: Anagrammatic variations - 2013
Post by: leelaht on December 31, 2013, 11:27:40 pm
rearrange to live a peaceful life raising

kale