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Charlie horse. Goose egg. Bum knee. Green thumb. Tennis elbow. Trick shoulder. Lead foot. What’s next? ~

Posted - January 2

Responses


  • 16863
    Hip hop
    Trash mouth
    Lying eyes
    Red neck
    Iron stomach
    Thunder thighs
    Weak angles
    Flat feet
      January 3, 2023 8:45 AM MST
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  • 12054
    Red neck Redneck 
      January 3, 2023 8:50 AM MST
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  • 51495

     

      Technically, she could be referring to the original meaning of the two-word phrase as opposed to the eponymous use.
    ~

      January 3, 2023 9:04 AM MST
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  • 12054
    Grrrrrrr.
      January 3, 2023 9:07 AM MST
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  • 12054
    Motormouth
      January 3, 2023 8:51 AM MST
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  • 30395
    Eagle Eyes
    Angel Eyes

      January 3, 2023 10:07 AM MST
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  • 10234
    The answer is, "Hand truck".

    Allow me to overthink this -

    Your question had 4 sets: (1,1), (1,1), (1,1), (1,x).  Each set contained a word that had a commonality with its partner...

    Charlie horse & Goose egg - commonality = animal
    Bum knee & Green thumb - commonality = body part
    Tennis elbow & Trick shoulder - commonality = body joint
    Lead foot & ? - commonality = body extremity (from the conclusion that all the other commonalities are biological)  

    Therefore, your question could be read, "solve for x".  (I thought you were into grammar, not mathematics)

    General commonality = biological.  Commonality sequence in list one = commonality word always second.  Commonality sequence in list 2 = first word, second word, second word....  Since was no indication of a continuance, logically the missing word in the second list should switch back to being the first word.  Truck is to lead (non biological) as hand is to foot (biological).

    (humor)

      January 3, 2023 1:29 PM MST
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  • 15629
    Could just as easily be iron lung (or Thrifty's iron stomach), with the commonality being metallic element + body part.
      January 3, 2023 4:02 PM MST
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  • 10234
    True, but a stomach and a lung aren't extremities (like a foot and a hand).  
      January 3, 2023 4:52 PM MST
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  • 51495

     

      I love you, Man.
    ~

      January 3, 2023 10:39 PM MST
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  • 16863
    Ditto
      January 4, 2023 11:23 AM MST
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  • 51495
      January 4, 2023 11:23 AM MST
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  • 8611
    Apathy 
      January 3, 2023 7:16 PM MST
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  • 51495
      January 4, 2023 11:19 AM MST
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  • 30395
    Next is Golden Arm. 
      January 3, 2023 7:59 PM MST
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