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lexophile (s) (noun), lexophiles (pl)
A lover of words; especially, clever ones in games, humorous word compositions, puzzles, anagrams, palindromes, etc.
- You can tune a piano, but you can't tuna fish.
- To try to write with a broken pencil is pointless.
- When fish are in schools, they sometimes take debate.
- When the smog lifts in Los Angeles, U.C.L.A.
- A will is usually a dead giveaway.
- A boiled egg is hard to beat.
- When you have seen one shopping center, you have seen a mall.
- Did you hear about the fellow whose entire left side was cut off? He's all right now.
- A bicycle can't stand alone. It's just two tired.
- When a clock is hungry it goes back four seconds.
- The man had a photographic memory which was never developed.
- When the woman saw her first strands of grey hair, she thought she'd dye.
- Acupuncture is a jab well done. That's the point of it.
- Those who get too big for their pants will be totally exposed at the end.
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