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Quick crossword No. 165 - Crossword #34

submitted by Gpes0 on 22 Jan 2006 at 03:30 AM GMT

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"...Okay except for aped...."

commented TWSummer on 04 February 2006 at 02:13 AM GMT


commented xjaneyx on 12 June 2006 at 08:05 PM GMT


commented carla on 10 August 2006 at 11:45 PM GMT

"...19d "Loped" is the past tense of of running, generally with a horse, it has nothing to do nothing to do with the concept of being "bounded". Where do we come up with these clues/answers? ..."

commented moldycheese on 22 December 2014 at 04:57 PM GMT

"...Not a bad puzzle. To lope is to move or run with bounding steps as a horse, while bound is the past tense of to bind which means to tie. To bound also means to move by leaps = The colt bounded (or loped) through the meadow. So, in fact, bounded (in this second definition) and loped are not as far apart as moldycheese thought. :-))) ..."

commented Priscilla on 22 October 2015 at 11:33 AM GMT