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#486606 - Sat Jul 25 2009 09:14 AM Have a go! Some are quiet tricky
trendy88 Offline
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Registered: Sat Jul 25 2009
Posts: 1
Loc: Kildare Ireland
Answers to clues sound like correct answers which are all COLOURS!

Example Mother! You Have= Ma U've = Mauve

1)See edge for Mammy's boy(7)
2)Short Loo. Finisher(8)
3)Shout. In debt(6)
4)Vegetable with writing fluid(4)
5)Stood up(4)
6)Im Bernard in Short(5)
7)Water. Relating to the sea(10)
8)How he played the trumpet(4)
9)For what reason tea(5)
10)Cat expressing pleasure. Small tablet(6)
11)Male Swan. Seasoning minus S(6)
12)Verdant(5)
13)Small Vegetable for everyone(5)
14)Young deer(4)
15)Native of Turkey. Very Clever (9)
16)Forehead. Between M and O(5)
17)Finished using that book(3)
18)Busy insect. Shortage(5)
19)''Oh! Dont Die''(5)
20)Jacobs Creek
21)Gee! A narrow beam of light(4)
22)Untruth. A Resinous substance(5)
23)Compete. Give permission(6)
24)Blemish Allowed(7)
25)Almost over. Avery large amount(10)
26)Mother with information-Thanks(7)
27)Does this mother destroy(6)

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#486607 - Sat Aug 15 2009 09:08 AM Re: Have a go! Some are quiet tricky
Mercenary_Elk Offline
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Registered: Sun Mar 15 2009
Posts: 26
Loc: Hamilton
Ontario Canada

1) Crimson (C-rim-son)
2) Lavender (Lavatory-ender)
3) Yellow (Yell-owe)
4) Pink (Pea/P-ink)
5) Rose (definition)
6) Amber (Am-ber/Bernard in short)
7) Aquamarine (Aqua-marine)
8) Blue (Blew)
9) White (why-t)
10) Purple (Purr-pill)
11) Cobalt (cob-alt/salt-s)
12) Green (definition)
13) Peach (P-each)
14) Fawn (definition, not a common colour)
15) Turquoise (Turk-???, not certain of second part, but how many colours start with Turk-?)
16) Brown (brow-n)
17) Red (sounds like 'read' past tense)
18) Black (bee/B-lack)
19) Olive (o-live)
20)
21) Gray (g-ray)
22) Lilac (lie-laq)
23)
24)
25)
26)
27)

Number 20 is interesting. It's the name of a wine, but there is no # of letters indicator beside it. Also, wine is technically not a colour.
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#486608 - Sat Aug 15 2009 09:17 AM Re: Have a go! Some are quiet tricky
ren33 Offline
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Registered: Thu Sep 30 1999
Posts: 12519
Loc: Kowloon Tong  Hong Kong      
23)Compete. Give permission(6)violet(vie let)
24)Blemish Allowed(7)scarlet(scar let)
26)magenta (Ma gen ta)
(ps 15 must be turk wise)


Edited by ren33 (Sat Aug 15 2009 09:26 AM)
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#486609 - Thu Aug 27 2009 08:06 PM Re: Have a go! Some are quiet tricky
avrandldr Offline
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Registered: Fri Apr 20 2007
Posts: 135
Loc: Charlottesville Virginia USA  
25) vermillion (ver-million)
27) maroon (ma-ruin)

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#486610 - Thu Aug 27 2009 08:22 PM Re: Have a go! Some are quiet tricky
ren33 Offline
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Registered: Thu Sep 30 1999
Posts: 12519
Loc: Kowloon Tong  Hong Kong      
Here's another
28 Not high wine tub
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