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Forum: FAQs and Help Area Today, 08:19 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 117,119
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 Today, 08:17 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 37,755
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: 256
Views: 117,119
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: 241
Views: 37,755
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: 211
Views: 20,018
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: 211
Views: 20,018
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: 241
Views: 37,755
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: 211
Views: 20,018
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: 241
Views: 37,755
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: 182
Views: 44,688
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: 241
Views: 37,755
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: 211
Views: 20,018
Posted By DrPlacebo
VROOM!

VROOM!
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 10-27-2017, 11:04 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,026
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: 241
Views: 37,755
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: 211
Views: 20,018
Posted By DrPlacebo
HONEYLESS?!

HONEYLESS?!
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-20-2017, 02:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,127
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: 1,127
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: 182
Views: 44,688
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...
Forum: Wordtwist.org Rules and Scoring 10-13-2017, 04:42 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 190,301
Posted By DrPlacebo
So... I just found ICHTHYOPHAGE and tried it a...

So... I just found ICHTHYOPHAGE and tried it a bunch of times thinking it had to count if it was that long and I might have misspelled it.

No luck. It's definitely in a bunch of dictionaries.
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-12-2017, 06:28 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 20,018
Posted By DrPlacebo
BEDUCK! (To duck or immerse thoroughly;...

BEDUCK!

(To duck or immerse thoroughly; submerge.)
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 10-10-2017, 03:53 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 37,755
Posted By DrPlacebo
I found BIGLY yesterday. It's a tremendous word...

I found BIGLY yesterday. It's a tremendous word -- unbelievable -- the greatest!
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-09-2017, 01:46 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 20,018
Posted By DrPlacebo
It's been a rather prominent word in American...

It's been a rather prominent word in American politics lately. :p
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-09-2017, 04:23 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 20,018
Posted By DrPlacebo
I had no idea SUMMERSAULT/SUMMERSAULTING was a...

I had no idea SUMMERSAULT/SUMMERSAULTING was a valid spelling until I tried it.
Forum: General Chit Chat 10-09-2017, 03:21 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 20,018
Posted By DrPlacebo
BIGLY. It's tremendous, unbelievable, it's one of...

BIGLY. It's tremendous, unbelievable, it's one of the greatest words ever spoken!
Forum: The Boo Yeah Corner 10-07-2017, 09:14 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 44,688
Posted By DrPlacebo
Aaaaugh. I saw "ENCEPHALO-" within the...

Aaaaugh. I saw "ENCEPHALO-" within the first 15 seconds, spent the entire time looking for the word that started with those letters while scoring very little, and ended up with only about 200...
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