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    Default Thursday Puzzle: Synonyms in Synonyms

    Ok, Synonym of the first bit forms part of a synonym of the second (bit of poetic license maybe required )

    Put the common synthingy in uppercase.

    0) Knobhead Londoner = Knobhead (syn: cock) Londoner COCKney

    Off you go (not to google though).

    1) Ancient Mercenary - sOLDier - SimonMac
    2) Suitable Seaman - cAPTain - Zippy
    3) Immobile Chemical engineer - diSTILLer - Scoi
    4) Burial Decorator - enGRAVEr - SMc
    5) Gun grower - fARMer - Zippy
    6) Primate flower arranger - fLORISt - SMc
    7) Chart cameraman - photoGRAPHer - Zippy
    8) Tattoo tinsmith - tINKer - SMc
    9) Mineral boss - fOREman - SMc
    10) Final gyprocker - pLASTerer - Scoi
    11) Tallying nations - COUNTries - NAT
    12) Angry Buccaneer - pIRATE - NAT
    13) Backside poison - ARSEnic - NAT
    14) Mountainous orator - sPEAKer - Zippy
    15) Paletino winotypes saline solution - salTWATer - Bunk (I was quite proud of that one)
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    3) Immobile Chemical engineer diSTILLer

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    4) Burial Decorator
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    Duct tape holds the universe together. In quantum chromodynamics it's known as the strong force. You get it in different colours, but metallic grey is best.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scoi View Post
    3) Immobile Chemical engineer diSTILLer
    Correct

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    Quote Originally Posted by NotAllThere View Post
    4) Burial Decorator
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    Nope

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    11) Tallying nations
    COUNTries
    12) Angry Buccaneer
    pIRATE
    13) Backside poison
    ARSEnic
    Duct tape holds the universe together. In quantum chromodynamics it's known as the strong force. You get it in different colours, but metallic grey is best.

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    12) Pirate
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    pLASTerer

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