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    ravenous:hungry
    hungry is to thirsty
    stingy is to thrifty
    boil is to bake
    full is to empty
    small is to little

    bonanza:windfall
    earn is to merit
    western is to eastern
    horse is to apple
    sun is to rain
    gift is to accident

    cat:dog
    love is to hate
    warm is to cold
    in is to out
    vegeterian is to carnivore
    snake is to eel

    dimpleimple
    face is to back
    down is to up
    chin is to cheek
    baby is to adolescent
    love is to loathing

    filchilfer
    steal is to wriggle
    squeal is to wriggle
    pinch is to puff
    fidget is to squirm
    rob is to fence

    hindsight:foresight
    cure is to prevention
    then is to now
    later is to never
    prediction is to predilection
    vision is to perception

    fodder:cattle
    water is to fish
    bird is to worm
    restaurant is to people
    silo is to corn
    fuel is to engine

    affix:stamp
    letter is to postmark
    hammer is to nail
    run is to horse
    glue is to mucilage
    mail is to deliver

    leeward:windward
    port is to starboard
    meadow is to ocean
    motor is to sail
    pirate is to privateer
    tugboat is to liner

    punish:berate
    leafy is to green
    deep is to ocean
    jump is to leap
    soak is to dampen
    hike is to trek

    tobacco:cigarette
    liquor is to drink
    wheat is to bread
    cow is to milk
    smoking is to cancer
    cough is to cold

    shun:embrace
    shrink is to pounce
    slender is to sloping
    tousle is to muss
    show is to tell
    kiss is to hug

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    Quote Originally Posted by Michael Feng View Post
    ravenous:hungry
    hungry is to thirsty
    stingy is to thrifty
    boil is to bake
    full is to empty
    small is to little
    stingy:thrifty

    bonanza:windfall
    earn is to merit
    western is to eastern
    horse is to apple
    sun is to rain
    gift is to accident
    earn:merit

    cat:dog
    love is to hate
    warm is to cold
    in is to out
    vegeterian is to carnivore
    snake is to eel
    snake:eel (?) this is a weird one!

    dimpleimple
    face is to back
    down is to up
    chin is to cheek
    baby is to adolescent
    love is to loathing
    filchilfer
    steal is to wriggle
    squeal is to wriggle
    pinch is to puff
    fidget is to squirm
    rob is to fence
    fidget:squirm[/QUOTE]

    hindsight:foresight
    cure is to prevention
    then is to now
    later is to never
    prediction is to predilection
    vision is to perception
    then:now (?)

    fodder:cattle
    water is to fish
    bird is to worm
    restaurant is to people
    silo is to corn
    fuel is to engine
    fuel:engine

    affix:stamp
    letter is to postmark
    hammer is to nail
    run is to horse
    glue is to mucilage
    mail is to deliver
    hammer:nail

    leeward:windward
    port is to starboard
    meadow is to ocean
    motor is to sail
    pirate is to privateer
    tugboat is to liner
    port:starboard

    punish:berate
    leafy is to green
    deep is to ocean
    jump is to leap
    soak is to dampen
    hike is to trek
    jump:leap

    tobacco:cigarette
    liquor is to drink
    wheat is to bread
    cow is to milk
    smoking is to cancer
    cough is to cold
    wheat:bread

    shun:embrace
    shrink is to pounce
    slender is to sloping
    tousle is to muss
    show is to tell
    kiss is to hug
    shrink:embrace

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