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Orrex (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-23-09 12:03 AMInitial message
Words that change their meaning by adding one letter to the start or end?

stamped --> stampedecares --> caressneedles --> needlessOthers? For the sake of interest, let's avoid straightforward opposites such as typical/atypical.
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petronius (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-23-09 12:07 AMResponse to Initial message
1.die --> diet (nt)

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Petrushka (1000+ posts) Sfinish PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-23-09 12:58 AMResponse to Original message
2.dim - dime --- sit - site --- star - begin --- spur -- spurt --- spat - spate --- cod - code ---

snip - snipe --- not - note --- simple - plaint auto - care - cares - caressauto - cart - carte - carterauto - svehicle - scare automobile - sauto - scarfEdited to add:Oops . . . methinks sit & site deserve to expect pretty much the same thing!:blush:
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LostInAnomie (1000+ posts) Sfinish PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-23-09 12:59 AMResponse to Original message
3.fart --> farty

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quakerboy (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-23-09 02:05 AMResponse to Initial message
4.a progression- he-the-then-they-thew-them,

tea-tear-teamlive-olive-livernave-navel-knave-navew(a kind of turnip, I believe)dog-dogehit-shit,pen-openlean-cleanpit-pita-spitcar-care-card-cart-scar-carptin-tinepain-paintnot-shot
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quakerboy (1000+ posts) Sfinish PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-23-09 02:08 AMResponse to Reply #4
5.a-at-ate-late-slate

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Whoa_Nelly (1000+ posts) Sfinish PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-23-09 02:19 AMResponse to Original message
6.lick ~~~~> Slick

Slick Lickkinda prefer that...:Pummmm...for deer, of course!
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GoddessOfGuinness (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-23-09 02:20 AMResponse to Initial message
7.cut-cute cute-acute



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