Last 2 Letters-fun game - Part 2

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1ghr4
Nov 4, 2018, 8:26am

Playing off:

Edison
______

onto

2rolandperkins
Nov 4, 2018, 12:01pm

Toronto

3ghr4
Nov 4, 2018, 12:24pm

tomato

4rolandperkins
Nov 4, 2018, 12:25pm

tone

5ghr4
Nov 4, 2018, 12:27pm

nepotism

6rolandperkins
Nov 4, 2018, 12:33pm

Smallwood

7aussieh
Nov 5, 2018, 12:36am

odium

8rolandperkins
Nov 5, 2018, 11:47am

"Umbriago"*

(Italian dialect for "drunkard): character created in song by Jimmy Durante

9ghr4
Nov 5, 2018, 11:54am

gone

10rolandperkins
Nov 5, 2018, 11:55am

negligible

11ghr4
Nov 5, 2018, 11:57am

lean

12rolandperkins
Nov 5, 2018, 12:05pm

angelic

13ghr4
Nov 5, 2018, 12:10pm

iconic

14rolandperkins
Nov 5, 2018, 12:29pm

ichthyological

15ghr4
Nov 5, 2018, 12:32pm

alto

16rolandperkins
Nov 5, 2018, 12:39pm

tonal

17ChessFanatic
Nov 5, 2018, 3:03pm

alligator

18ghr4
Nov 5, 2018, 3:50pm

organism

19ChessFanatic
Nov 5, 2018, 3:59pm

smell

20ghr4
Nov 5, 2018, 5:16pm

llama

21aussieh
Nov 5, 2018, 5:42pm

margin

22ghr4
Nov 5, 2018, 6:48pm

institute

23rolandperkins
Nov 5, 2018, 11:28pm

tested

24aussieh
Nov 6, 2018, 2:35am

edition

25rolandperkins
Nov 6, 2018, 4:14am

onset

26ChessFanatic
Nov 6, 2018, 1:17pm

et cetera

27rolandperkins
Nov 6, 2018, 1:29pm

r a l l y

28ChessFanatic
Nov 6, 2018, 1:35pm

lyric

29rolandperkins
Nov 6, 2018, 1:45pm

Icarus

30ChessFanatic
Nov 6, 2018, 3:02pm

Usability

31rolandperkins
Nov 6, 2018, 4:13pm

tyre*

*British-Irish selling of "tIre"

32ChessFanatic
Nov 6, 2018, 4:35pm

residue

(ok, so you got "ty", how about "ue"? :-D)

33rolandperkins
Nov 6, 2018, 4:50pm

"..how about ʻueʻ" (32)

No, nothing comes to mind. without a British-Iriwh spelling in a James Joyce edition, I wouldnʻt have know "ty" either.

34ChessFanatic
Nov 7, 2018, 11:27am

"ty" is easy. Tyrant - A cruel and oppressive ruler (i.e. Putin)

35rolandperkins
Nov 7, 2018, 11:47am

"ty" is easy (34_
Now that I think of it, yes. And in the past year, Iʻve scanned (seldom read through) several books on tyrants*!

*My obliging spell-check gives me "treats" when Iʻve typed "tyrants." Canʻt believe my typing was that far off.

36ghr4
Nov 8, 2018, 10:23pm

uey (slang for u-turn)

37rolandperkins
Nov 8, 2018, 11:08pm

extra yams

38ghr4
Nov 9, 2018, 10:59am

>37 rolandperkins: Wrong game.... Use the last two letters of #36 - ey - to start a new word.

39rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 12:07pm

(Correctng 37)

eyes

40ghr4
Nov 9, 2018, 12:09pm

essential

41rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 12:10pm

altruism

42ghr4
Nov 9, 2018, 12:14pm

smoke

43rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 12:15pm

keen

44ghr4
Nov 9, 2018, 12:19pm

ensure

45rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 12:28pm

resonance

46ghr4
Nov 9, 2018, 12:58pm

cello

47rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 1:05pm

low

48ghr4
Nov 9, 2018, 1:06pm

owner

49rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 1:09pm

erroneous

50ghr4
Nov 9, 2018, 1:15pm

usurious

51rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 1:51pm

usage

52brodiew2
Nov 9, 2018, 2:21pm

generation

53rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 2:22pm

onto

54brodiew2
Nov 9, 2018, 2:57pm

Ontario*

*Canadian Province

55rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 2:58pm

Iolanthe

56brodiew2
Nov 9, 2018, 3:00pm

Healer

57rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 3:02pm

58brodiew2
Nov 9, 2018, 3:20pm

estrogen

59rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 3:23pm

entropy

60brodiew2
Nov 9, 2018, 3:29pm

Pythagoras*

*Greek philosopher

61rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 3:30pm

Astor

62brodiew2
Nov 9, 2018, 3:50pm

organic

63rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 4:06pm

icicle

64brodiew2
Nov 9, 2018, 4:11pm

Legolas*

*Elven archer

65rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 4:14pm

as

66brodiew2
Edited: Nov 9, 2018, 4:57pm

Astral

67rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 4:55pm

-r s ending to play on? aw, cʻmon!

68brodiew2
Edited: Nov 9, 2018, 5:00pm

>66 brodiew2: Sorry. :-P Lets back up.

69rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 5:01pm

Thanks, brodiew2. Playing on
-al (66)
/
Alfred

70brodiew2
Edited: Nov 9, 2018, 5:08pm

Edification

71rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 5:13pm

ontological

72aussieh
Nov 9, 2018, 5:15pm

allocated

73rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 5:18pm

edition

74brodiew2
Nov 9, 2018, 6:06pm

oncology

75rolandperkins
Nov 9, 2018, 11:25pm

gyre

76aussieh
Nov 11, 2018, 12:48am

remember

77rolandperkins
Nov 11, 2018, 1:03am

error

78aussieh
Nov 11, 2018, 10:11pm

organ

79rolandperkins
Nov 11, 2018, 10:39pm

anecdote

80aussieh
Nov 12, 2018, 4:07pm

terrible

81rolandperkins
Nov 12, 2018, 4:08pm

l e t

82brodiew2
Nov 12, 2018, 6:43pm

etymology

83rolandperkins
Nov 12, 2018, 7:01pm

gyration

84brodiew2
Nov 12, 2018, 7:33pm

Onderon*

*Planet from Star Wars pantheon

85rolandperkins
Nov 12, 2018, 11:54pm

86brodiew2
Nov 13, 2018, 1:51am

Usable

87rolandperkins
Nov 13, 2018, 4:07am

leonine

88brodiew2
Edited: Nov 13, 2018, 3:27pm

Edit:

Nearsighted

89rolandperkins
Edited: Nov 13, 2018, 2:16pm

playing on (?) -s s (88)

Want to wait till someone manages to play on it -- or change it? e.g. just make it "NearsightED"?

90aussieh
Nov 13, 2018, 4:40pm

edible

91brodiew2
Nov 13, 2018, 4:52pm

legible

92rolandperkins
Nov 13, 2018, 7:30pm

legal

93brodiew2
Nov 13, 2018, 7:41pm

alpaca

94rolandperkins
Nov 13, 2018, 7:55pm

car

95brodiew2
Edited: Nov 13, 2018, 9:46pm

artistic

96rolandperkins
Nov 13, 2018, 10:40pm

Ichabod

97aussieh
Nov 14, 2018, 3:59am

odometer

98rolandperkins
Nov 14, 2018, 4:56am

errata

99brodiew2
Nov 14, 2018, 2:51pm

tabernacle

100aussieh
Nov 14, 2018, 5:02pm

leaver

101brodiew2
Edited: Nov 14, 2018, 7:15pm

error

102rolandperkins
Nov 15, 2018, 1:59am

orator

103brodiew2
Nov 15, 2018, 1:39pm

Organic

104aussieh
Nov 15, 2018, 4:23pm

icicle

105rolandperkins
Nov 16, 2018, 12:51am

leaf

106aussieh
Nov 16, 2018, 2:40am

after

107rolandperkins
Nov 16, 2018, 9:59am

108brodiew2
Nov 16, 2018, 3:12pm

torrent

109rolandperkins
Nov 17, 2018, 12:26am

ʻn t i r e
(advertising slang for "entire"_

110aussieh
Nov 17, 2018, 7:48pm

relate

111rolandperkins
Nov 17, 2018, 10:03pm

tenuous

112aussieh
Nov 19, 2018, 12:42am

usable

113rolandperkins
Edited: Nov 19, 2018, 8:49am

Chester

114brodiew2
Nov 19, 2018, 4:52pm

erstwhile

115aussieh
Nov 20, 2018, 1:29am

lever

116rolandperkins
Nov 20, 2018, 5:40am

Erskine

117brodiew2
Edited: Nov 20, 2018, 8:16pm

nest

118rolandperkins
Nov 20, 2018, 5:32pm

oh, oh, unplayable ending (-r d)!

119brodiew2
Nov 20, 2018, 8:15pm

>117 brodiew2: doggonnit!

repaired.

120rolandperkins
Nov 20, 2018, 9:21pm

starter

(Whoo, and, with all my complaints, my first 4 thoughts for playing on -st> all ended
in -rd or -rt!)

121brodiew2
Nov 20, 2018, 9:46pm

eradicate

122rolandperkins
Nov 20, 2018, 9:47pm

temporal

123brodiew2
Nov 20, 2018, 9:48pm

alternative

124rolandperkins
Nov 20, 2018, 9:50pm

venerable

125brodiew2
Nov 20, 2018, 9:55pm

Leaden

126rolandperkins
Nov 20, 2018, 9:58pm

encomium

127brodiew2
Nov 21, 2018, 11:33am

Umbilical

128rolandperkins
Nov 21, 2018, 12:01pm

altruism

129brodiew2
Nov 21, 2018, 2:39pm

smear

130aussieh
Nov 21, 2018, 4:34pm

arrange

131rolandperkins
Nov 21, 2018, 4:52pm

geographical

132brodiew2
Nov 21, 2018, 4:55pm

calculate

133rolandperkins
Nov 21, 2018, 4:57pm

television

134brodiew2
Nov 22, 2018, 12:13am

Onslaught

135aussieh
Nov 23, 2018, 5:19pm

playing on 133 no words ht

onto

136rolandperkins
Nov 23, 2018, 7:57pm

t o t a l

137aussieh
Nov 24, 2018, 6:25pm

allow

138rolandperkins
Edited: Nov 24, 2018, 8:57pm

owes

139aussieh
Nov 25, 2018, 4:40pm

escape

140rolandperkins
Nov 25, 2018, 5:58pm

pejorative

141brodiew2
Nov 26, 2018, 4:37pm

verisimilitude

142aussieh
Nov 26, 2018, 5:05pm

denounce

143brodiew2
Nov 26, 2018, 7:03pm

centrism

144rolandperkins
Nov 26, 2018, 11:16pm

145brodiew2
Nov 26, 2018, 11:34pm

Obvious disinterest

146rolandperkins
Nov 26, 2018, 11:39pm

Eastern Shoresʻ technoolgy

147brodiew2
Nov 27, 2018, 1:31pm

gelatin yoga

148rolandperkins
Nov 27, 2018, 1:39pm

g a z e s

149brodiew2
Nov 27, 2018, 1:40pm

e s t u a r y

*Sorry, I was confusing games. back on track.

150rolandperkins
Edited: Nov 27, 2018, 2:04pm

r y e

151brodiew2
Nov 27, 2018, 1:50pm

*are you doing three letter game on last two letter game, Roland?

152rolandperkins
Edited: Nov 27, 2018, 2:04pm

"three letter game..." (150>151)

Yes, by mistake. Apologies. Corrected, above: r y e

153brodiew2
Nov 27, 2018, 3:10pm

y e a s t

154ChessFanatic
Nov 27, 2018, 3:29pm

s t a n z a

155brodiew2
Nov 27, 2018, 3:32pm

Z a p

156aussieh
Nov 27, 2018, 5:26pm

approach

157brodiew2
Nov 27, 2018, 5:27pm

c h a t t e r

158rolandperkins
Nov 27, 2018, 11:41pm

E r o l

159aussieh
Nov 28, 2018, 1:00am

olive

160rolandperkins
Nov 28, 2018, 11:30am

v e s t

161brodiew2
Nov 28, 2018, 1:52pm

s t a t u t e

162rolandperkins
Edited: Nov 30, 2018, 12:27pm

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163ChessFanatic
Edited: Nov 29, 2018, 7:00am

Wrong game rolandperkins. This is last two letters. TE.

Ignoring 162 and working off 161:

t e p e e (or I have also seen the spelling t e e p e e - same last 2 letters)

164brodiew2
Nov 29, 2018, 1:59pm

e e l

165ChessFanatic
Edited: Nov 29, 2018, 3:15pm

I'm going to test the waters and see what the rules are when the next word is impossible:

e l o q u e n t

(Good luck finding a word that starts with NT - and if you can, the next time I see an EL, I'll use Elect - CT - LOL!)

166brodiew2
Nov 29, 2018, 3:43pm

>165 ChessFanatic: let us know.

167ghr4
Nov 29, 2018, 4:20pm

>165 ChessFanatic: How about this...

nth (mathematical term denoting an unspecified member of a series of numbers or enumerated items.)

168ChessFanatic
Edited: Nov 29, 2018, 4:26pm

Ok, how about this, using your "TH"

t h r o w n

(Good luck with WN - Let me guess - A radio station somewhere, like WKRP in Cincinnati)

169brodiew2
Nov 30, 2018, 1:58pm

>168 ChessFanatic: Chess, you halted the game with that. Would you be willing to amend it?

170ChessFanatic
Nov 30, 2018, 3:04pm

>169 brodiew2:

MISSION ACCOMPLISHED! LOL!

Ok, using a different word on the T H:

t h o n g

(According to the scrabble dictionary, there are 633 words that start with NG. Good luck!)

171aussieh
Nov 30, 2018, 5:27pm

ngultrum

172starbox
Dec 8, 2018, 10:07am

umbilical

173ghr4
Dec 8, 2018, 11:32am

alkaline

174aussieh
Dec 8, 2018, 4:41pm

never

175ghr4
Dec 8, 2018, 5:05pm

erstwhile

176aussieh
Dec 9, 2018, 5:13am

lever

177ghr4
Dec 9, 2018, 3:02pm

ergo

178aussieh
Dec 10, 2018, 3:32am

gotten

179ghr4
Dec 10, 2018, 10:58am

envelope

180ChessFanatic
Dec 10, 2018, 3:15pm

penis

181ghr4
Dec 10, 2018, 3:39pm

isolate

182aussieh
Dec 10, 2018, 4:51pm

temper

183ghr4
Dec 10, 2018, 10:11pm

erratic

184aussieh
Dec 11, 2018, 4:31am

icicle

185ghr4
Dec 11, 2018, 6:46am

lemonade

186ChessFanatic
Dec 11, 2018, 2:52pm

decency

187rolandperkins
Dec 11, 2018, 3:19pm

cynosure

188aussieh
Dec 11, 2018, 3:39pm

retain

189rolandperkins
Dec 11, 2018, 3:45pm

instep

190ChessFanatic
Dec 11, 2018, 3:54pm

epilepsy

191rolandperkins
Dec 11, 2018, 5:14pm

Syria

192ghr4
Dec 11, 2018, 9:27pm

iambic

193aussieh
Dec 12, 2018, 1:17am

icon

194ghr4
Dec 12, 2018, 5:18am

onto

195aussieh
Dec 12, 2018, 4:44pm

together

196rolandperkins
Dec 12, 2018, 6:37pm

eremite

197ghr4
Dec 12, 2018, 9:21pm

tempest

198rolandperkins
Dec 12, 2018, 9:22pm

sturgeon

199aussieh
Dec 13, 2018, 4:35am

onto

200ghr4
Dec 13, 2018, 5:46am

token

201rolandperkins
Dec 13, 2018, 9:53am

endure

202aussieh
Dec 13, 2018, 4:36pm

release

203rolandperkins
Dec 14, 2018, 12:06am

sedulous

204ghr4
Dec 14, 2018, 8:25am

usher

205mercylin
Dec 14, 2018, 10:15am

erase

206aussieh
Dec 14, 2018, 6:36pm

service

207ghr4
Dec 14, 2018, 6:44pm

celesta

208rolandperkins
Dec 14, 2018, 8:23pm

tales

209aussieh
Dec 15, 2018, 3:31am

establish

210ChessFanatic
Dec 15, 2018, 8:16am

Shell

211aussieh
Dec 15, 2018, 6:17pm

Llama

212rolandperkins
Dec 15, 2018, 7:53pm

marjoram

213aussieh
Dec 15, 2018, 10:54pm

ambulance

214ChessFanatic
Dec 15, 2018, 11:31pm

century

215ghr4
Dec 15, 2018, 11:56pm

rye

216aussieh
Dec 16, 2018, 10:47pm

year

217ghr4
Dec 17, 2018, 5:27am

artisan

218aussieh
Dec 17, 2018, 5:45am

another

219ghr4
Dec 17, 2018, 1:13pm

ergot

220rolandperkins
Dec 17, 2018, 2:55pm

221ChessFanatic
Edited: Dec 17, 2018, 3:56pm

antiques

(I could be evil and not make it plural!)

222rolandperkins
Dec 17, 2018, 4:22pm

escalator

223aussieh
Dec 17, 2018, 4:34pm

orchestra

224rolandperkins
Dec 17, 2018, 5:31pm

rabbinical

225ghr4
Dec 17, 2018, 6:21pm

allegro

226rolandperkins
Dec 17, 2018, 6:40pm

r o s e

227ghr4
Dec 17, 2018, 10:05pm

septum

228aussieh
Dec 17, 2018, 10:24pm

umpire

229rolandperkins
Dec 18, 2018, 12:26am

reasonable

230amaranthe
Dec 18, 2018, 1:53am

leave

231rolandperkins
Dec 18, 2018, 4:49am

Venus

232aussieh
Dec 18, 2018, 5:01am

usual

233rolandperkins
Dec 18, 2018, 5:08am

altruism

234ChessFanatic
Dec 18, 2018, 11:23am

smoke

235rolandperkins
Dec 18, 2018, 1:11pm

Kenya

236amaranthe
Dec 18, 2018, 2:34pm

yaupon*

*a sort of holly

237rolandperkins
Dec 18, 2018, 2:38pm

238amaranthe
Dec 18, 2018, 2:40pm

etch

239ghr4
Edited: Dec 18, 2018, 2:41pm

chime

240amaranthe
Dec 18, 2018, 2:44pm

meteor

241ghr4
Dec 18, 2018, 2:44pm

orange

242amaranthe
Dec 18, 2018, 2:46pm

gelatine

243rolandperkins
Dec 18, 2018, 2:48pm

Nestor*

*aging giver of (sometimes unwanted) advice
in Homerʻs Iliad

244ghr4
Dec 18, 2018, 2:49pm

organdy

245rolandperkins
Dec 18, 2018, 2:50pm

dynasty

246ghr4
Dec 18, 2018, 2:51pm

typecast

247rolandperkins
Edited: Dec 18, 2018, 3:05pm

Stautner*

*Ernie Stautner: star Boston College player, 1940s, and All Star old time NFL lineman; author of the classic quote: "You donʻt TRY to hurt anyone, but youʻre NO GOOD if you DONʻT hurt someone."

248amaranthe
Dec 18, 2018, 3:04pm

ermine

249rolandperkins
Dec 18, 2018, 3:07pm

Nelly

250amaranthe
Dec 18, 2018, 3:11pm

lycanthropy

251rolandperkins
Dec 18, 2018, 3:15pm

pyrite

252amaranthe
Dec 18, 2018, 3:16pm

teleology

253ChessFanatic
Dec 18, 2018, 3:41pm

gypsy

254amaranthe
Edited: Dec 18, 2018, 3:50pm

This message has been deleted by its author.

255rolandperkins
Dec 18, 2018, 3:46pm

256ChessFanatic
Dec 18, 2018, 4:21pm

ammonia

257aussieh
Dec 18, 2018, 5:21pm

iambi

258ghr4
Dec 18, 2018, 5:38pm

bijou

259rolandperkins
Dec 18, 2018, 7:35pm

outer

260amaranthe
Dec 18, 2018, 8:38pm

errata

261rolandperkins
Dec 18, 2018, 9:12pm

tailor

262amaranthe
Dec 18, 2018, 9:15pm

orbit

263rolandperkins
Dec 18, 2018, 9:20pm

Italian

264amaranthe
Dec 18, 2018, 9:29pm

antagonism

265ghr4
Dec 18, 2018, 9:58pm

smidgen

266rolandperkins
Dec 19, 2018, 12:05am

entered

267aussieh
Dec 19, 2018, 12:38am

edible

268rolandperkins
Dec 19, 2018, 7:23am

leonine

269ghr4
Dec 19, 2018, 9:36am

nest

270rolandperkins
Dec 19, 2018, 11:49am

271aussieh
Dec 19, 2018, 4:23pm

isle

272ChessFanatic
Dec 19, 2018, 4:25pm

leek

(As in the Vegetable, not the drippy faucet, which would be leak)

273rolandperkins
Dec 19, 2018, 5:34pm

Ekstrom*

*as in author Margareta Ekstrom

274ghr4
Dec 19, 2018, 7:50pm

omega

275rolandperkins
Dec 19, 2018, 7:53pm

gastric

276amaranthe
Dec 20, 2018, 2:47am

icy

277aussieh
Dec 20, 2018, 5:47am

cygnet

278rolandperkins
Dec 20, 2018, 7:48am

etiquette

279ghr4
Dec 20, 2018, 8:36am

terracotta

280rolandperkins
Dec 20, 2018, 12:02pm

tastes

281ghr4
Dec 20, 2018, 12:04pm

estuary

282rolandperkins
Edited: Dec 20, 2018, 11:30pm

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283ChessFanatic
Dec 20, 2018, 3:25pm

>282 rolandperkins: Wrong Game!

Working off 281:

ryu

(A school or style in Japanese Arts)

284amaranthe
Dec 20, 2018, 4:27pm

yule

285aussieh
Dec 20, 2018, 4:55pm

letter

286amaranthe
Dec 21, 2018, 3:09pm

Erebus

287rolandperkins
Dec 21, 2018, 3:11pm

Usborne

288aussieh
Dec 21, 2018, 4:27pm

nerve

289rolandperkins
Dec 21, 2018, 5:16pm

veracity

290ghr4
Dec 21, 2018, 9:03pm

typewriter

291rolandperkins
Dec 21, 2018, 11:05pm

errata

292ghr4
Dec 22, 2018, 1:00pm

tackle

293rolandperkins
Edited: Dec 22, 2018, 4:03pm

lexicon

"Yes, I forgot that that r-d would be too hard.
so apologies. Changing it to "lexicon".

294amaranthe
Dec 22, 2018, 3:45pm

>293 rolandperkins: bit hard to play off unless we use acronyms. I think your touchstone is pointing to a book and not an author?

rDNA

295rolandperkins
Dec 22, 2018, 4:39pm

lexicon
/
Changed, with apologies, from "Leonard"
the "too hard" (i agree") post of 292.

296aussieh
Dec 22, 2018, 4:40pm

onto

297rolandperkins
Dec 22, 2018, 4:43pm

toga

298amaranthe
Dec 22, 2018, 4:51pm

garish

299rolandperkins
Dec 22, 2018, 4:54pm

Shona

300amaranthe
Dec 22, 2018, 7:51pm

nacre

301aussieh
Dec 23, 2018, 12:21am

remember

302mercylin
Dec 27, 2018, 9:42am

errand
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