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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 08:30 am
http://members.home.nl/gvanuden/mp3/dingbats.jpg

I found a set of rebus puzzles...
24 is for instance: Shut Up
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PUNKEY
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 09:35 am
1. Returned Ticket
3. Hands up or Underhanded
5. Burned again or Twice burned
6. Low life
7. Off-centered
8. Highlites
9. three wise men
13. Triple bypass
15. three blind mic
17. Frilly underwear
20. safety in numbers
21. Little House on the Prairiede
27. below 0 degrees
30. Hair loss
31. One in a million
36. One of out three ain't bad
32. split level
34. Crossroads
PUNKEY
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 10:15 am
4. one step forward, two back.
11. run back and forth
19. not too often
whimsical
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 10:39 am
@PUNKEY,
You are on a roll
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izzythepush
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 11:40 am
10 heavy overcoat.

It's like the letter supposedly delivered by the Royal Mail.

Wood
John
Hants

John Underwood
Andover
Hants
lmur
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 11:58 am
@whimsical,
12. 9 to 5
14. corner boys
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fresco
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 12:38 pm
@whimsical,
16. Drop in the ocean
23. Unfinished Symphony.
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fresco
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 01:01 pm
@whimsical,
36.Not too bad.
25. Reading between the lines.
33.Stitch in time saves nine.
28. Hole in one.
fresco
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 01:32 pm
@whimsical,
18. Cabinet (?)
PUNKEY
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 01:53 pm
@fresco,
18. Cabinet (?)

Good one!
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PUNKEY
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 01:54 pm
What are "corner boys?"
PUNKEY
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 01:57 pm
29. Not so soon ?
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lmur
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 02:12 pm
@PUNKEY,
PUNKEY wrote:

What are "corner boys?"

They're people who loiter at street corners for no good reason. Tom Waits references them in the opening line of 'Jersey Girl'.
Got no time for the corner-boys...

I tried to post a dictionary link but my tablet keeps 'freezing'.

Another couple:
22 bob up and down
26 ice cube
27 three degrees below zero
izzythepush
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 02:22 pm
@lmur,
Not like the Ordinary Boys then?

lmur
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 02:53 pm
@izzythepush,
Terrific sitcom, that. Moss in the courtroom had me literally in tears:
https://youtu.be/IgloGWshcj0
whimsical
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 04:39 pm
@PUNKEY,
Although I do not have the answers, I feel 1, 3, 5, 27, 30 and 36 are not exactly correct, but maybe I am wrong.
whimsical
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 04:42 pm
@izzythepush,
10. looks ok
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whimsical
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 04:47 pm
@fresco,
16. 23. 36. 25. 33. 28. 18. Look ok.
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whimsical
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 04:49 pm
@lmur,
22, 26, 27 looks ok
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whimsical
 
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Reply Mon 19 Feb, 2018 04:51 pm
@PUNKEY,
4. 11. look ok.
19. I have another answer

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