<font color Midnightblue>5 Min Palindrome Quiz</>  

AmberSolaire 42M
2630 posts
10/28/2005 8:30 am

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<font color Midnightblue>5 Min Palindrome Quiz</>

A palindrome is a word that reads the same if it is turned back-to-front. So the names Bob, Eve, and Otto are all palindromes. So is the name of the pop group Abba.

Try to identify palindromic words from the following clues.

Example Part of the body

Answer Eye

1.Midday
2.A young dog
3.Flat
4.A word for addressing a lady
5.An Eskimo canoe
6.A system for detecting aircraft, ships, etc.
7.An action
8.Pieces of music for one person
9.Grass that grows on the seashore
10.In music, half a semibreve
11.Doctrine
12.Restorer

Answers inside........



AmberSolaire 42M

10/28/2005 8:38 am

Palindromes: Answers

Midday - Noon
A young dog - Pup
Flat - Level
A word for addressing a lady - Madam
An Eskimo canoe - Kayak
A system for detecting aircraft, ships, etc. - Radar
An action - Deed
Pieces of music for one person - Solos
Grass that grows on the seashore - Marram
In music, half a semibreve - Minim
Doctrine - Tenet
Restorer - Reviver

Do you know any good ones you can add?


SibylBatchAxile 43M
384 posts
10/28/2005 11:05 am

Ummm...another name for breast? (or an idiot, take your pick...)

I think everyone will get that one...lol


rm_jayR63 59F
1884 posts
10/28/2005 5:37 pm

#4 could also be "ma'am"
#7 I would have gotten if the clue was "title of property ownership"
#'s 9&10, not a clue
#12 a better clue might be 'one who gives CPR"
I am
jeepgirljr
where cowboys holler
now let me fix you up, oil boy.


Ana_6973 43F

10/29/2005 12:30 am

1.Noon
2. Pup
4. could be ma'am but if you mean me, ana
5.kayak
6. radar
8. solos

okay those are the ones I know for sure.

~~"I can scream as loud as your last one, but I can't claim innocence."~~


wyvernrose 38F
3895 posts
10/29/2005 2:50 am

very cool I only got about half of them

Nuffja seems to have vanished I can't get hold of him since I got back....

but then again im a heavy smoker he might just be avoiding me

WyvernRose


PailsDiverHonks 55F

10/31/2005 6:37 pm

I can not do these after a glass of wine...The only one I could figure out was three...flat - Me


2xTwiceShy 51M
470 posts
11/3/2005 9:10 pm

Technically, a I think "palindromes" goes beyond words and includes phrases. Hmmm. All the questions for boob, straw warts, bar crab, racecar, borrow or rob, a nut for a jar of tuna, a Toyata's a Toyota, Dr Awkward, Mom, Dad, Sis, Pop, or poop.

How to capture them all.

See referees.


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