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Forum: General Chit Chat 12-15-2017, 08:58 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 23,550
Posted By DrPlacebo
SALTATIONISTS I thought it was odd that leaping...

SALTATIONISTS

I thought it was odd that leaping would be a school of thought, but then on looking it up, it turns out it refers to proponents of a specific pre-Darwin theory of evolution.
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 12-13-2017, 02:09 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 43,035
Posted By DrPlacebo
FILIBUSTERINGS. :D

FILIBUSTERINGS. :D
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 12-05-2017, 10:30 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 43,035
Posted By DrPlacebo
Congratulations! BTW, I played that game years...

Congratulations! BTW, I played that game years ago, too.
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 12-03-2017, 08:11 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 43,035
Posted By DrPlacebo
Another short one that's gratifying to me as a...

Another short one that's gratifying to me as a musician: LIEDER. I'm just happy it's in the dictionary!
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 12-01-2017, 11:23 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,013
Posted By DrPlacebo
I'm not so sure this is accidentally guessing,...

I'm not so sure this is accidentally guessing, but I'm sometimes surprised at which foreign loanwords count and which ones don't. Just set a record on a board with MAQUILADORAS.
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 11-27-2017, 09:53 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 43,035
Posted By DrPlacebo
Second-highest number I've ever found in this...

Second-highest number I've ever found in this game: QUATTUORDECILLIONS.

(I've found GOOGOLS before.)
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 11-19-2017, 08:47 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 47,107
Posted By DrPlacebo
Wasn't able to finish typing NONBIODEGRADABLE as...

Wasn't able to finish typing NONBIODEGRADABLE as the clock ran out. The longest I got on that board was 9 letters. :(
Forum: FAQs and Help Area 11-18-2017, 08:19 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 118,699
Posted By DrPlacebo
I noticed another pattern of missing words:...

I noticed another pattern of missing words: often, when there's a set of words ending:

-OLOGIC
-OLOGICAL
-OLOGICALLY

the word ending in -OLOGICAL doesn't score.
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 11-18-2017, 08:17 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 43,035
Posted By DrPlacebo
CHUNDERS -- a word that I only knew thanks to Men...

CHUNDERS -- a word that I only knew thanks to Men At Work!
Forum: FAQs and Help Area 11-13-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 118,699
Posted By DrPlacebo
I just scored points...

I just scored points for:

INSTITUTIONALIZE
INSTITUTIONALISE
DEINSTITUTIONALIZE

For some reason, points were NOT given for:

DEINSTITUTIONALISE
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 11-13-2017, 08:23 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 43,035
Posted By DrPlacebo
CONCERTMASTERS. Why yes, I am a musician, why do...

CONCERTMASTERS.

Why yes, I am a musician, why do you ask?
Forum: General Chit Chat 11-12-2017, 08:36 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 23,550
Posted By DrPlacebo
DOHS! Which I found via typo when I was trying...

DOHS!

Which I found via typo when I was trying to type DOGS. I looked it up. The only definition I see for it is the plural of Homer Simpson's famous exclamation.
Forum: General Chit Chat 11-12-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 23,550
Posted By DrPlacebo
DUNDERHEADED wasn't on the board, so I just took...

DUNDERHEADED wasn't on the board, so I just took a wild flail at adding -ISMS.
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 11-11-2017, 11:33 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 43,035
Posted By DrPlacebo
I can't believe this scored points, but:...

I can't believe this scored points, but: DUNDERHEADISMS.

Wait, stupidity is a school of thought now?
Forum: General Chit Chat 11-11-2017, 11:33 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 23,550
Posted By DrPlacebo
DUNDERHEADISMS Wait, being stupid is now a...

DUNDERHEADISMS

Wait, being stupid is now a school of thought?
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 11-09-2017, 08:43 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 43,035
Posted By DrPlacebo
I think I just played the same game today...

I think I just played the same game today (without reading your post, by the way) and found CHICKENHEARTEDNESSES too.
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 11-08-2017, 08:25 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 47,107
Posted By DrPlacebo
Tied for longest word with BLESSERS, but then...

Tied for longest word with BLESSERS, but then just as time expired I saw DEROGATORINESSES...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 11-03-2017, 01:33 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 43,035
Posted By DrPlacebo
HIRSUTE. Not long, but doesn't fit any of the...

HIRSUTE.

Not long, but doesn't fit any of the common letter patterns. Also a favorite rarely-used adjective to begin with.
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-28-2017, 07:57 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 23,550
Posted By DrPlacebo
VROOM!

VROOM!
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 10-27-2017, 11:04 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,013
Posted By DrPlacebo
Got METHYLPREDNISOLONES through guesswork, after...

Got METHYLPREDNISOLONES through guesswork, after seing METHYL- and -SOLONES and a pile of other letters that looked like they might fit in between.
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 10-27-2017, 04:49 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 43,035
Posted By DrPlacebo
Mmmm, PASTITSOS. Being a foodie helps with some...

Mmmm, PASTITSOS. Being a foodie helps with some of these. (I got the record on the board for HOSPITALIZATIONS, but as is so often the case, I'm more proud of some of my shorter words.)
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-20-2017, 05:58 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 23,550
Posted By DrPlacebo
HONEYLESS?!

HONEYLESS?!
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-20-2017, 02:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,742
Posted By DrPlacebo
My sister is the one in my family who is truly...

My sister is the one in my family who is truly ambidextrous. (And it serves her well as a surgeon.) Right from when she started learning to write, if you read her handwriting it was difficult to tell...
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-19-2017, 07:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,742
Posted By DrPlacebo
Right-handed, but pretty good with my left hand....

Right-handed, but pretty good with my left hand. I play both piano and viola. (Also, even though it didn't really use the hands, I probably developed much better overall left-side coordination from...
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 10-18-2017, 01:10 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 47,107
Posted By DrPlacebo
Since the long words are so often seeded in, it...

Since the long words are so often seeded in, it feels really odd to find a long word that isn't accepted. Last week I found ICHTHYOPHAGE and it didn't count. I typed it several times to be sure, and...
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