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Thank you Frances yes I would call them tabards too. Here is a photo. I went back and looked at some old photos of my aunties and they did where what is now know as tabards, but they also wore pinafore dresses which is a through back to how people used to have fewer clothes and they for example might wear the same pinafore with different blouses to make different outfits.

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Cafe / Re: Word Association Game
« Last post by oldtone27 on 20 Nov 2018 03:06PM »
Cheers! Tumblehome is not a made up word it has a specific meaning.
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Cafe / Re: Word Association Game
« Last post by Sunshine Meadows on 20 Nov 2018 02:55PM »
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The first word that occurred to me was Home although I don't think it qualifies as the full word is Tumblehome (one word).
It is my understanding that the rules of the game are flexible so if a made up work makes sense I suggest next time go for it and see what happens :-)


Laundry
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News and Current Affairs. / What is a Tree
« Last post by Sunshine Meadows on 20 Nov 2018 02:10PM »
I expect some of you have already heard about the way some councils have chopping down trees rather than managing or saving them. It looks like protestors are getting somewhere  Sheffield tree felling: More saved after deal brokered


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Contractor Amey would "spend more to retain more trees", councillor Lewis Dagnall said following violent clashes.
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However, campaigners say many of the trees classed as damaging or discriminatory are healthy specimens which should not be cut down.


Does anyone know what makes a tree discriminatory?
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Cafe / Re: Word Association Game
« Last post by oldtone27 on 20 Nov 2018 09:46AM »
The first word that occurred to me was Home although I don't think it qualifies as the full word is Tumblehome (one word).

So lets go for Dryer
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Cafe / Re: Word Association Game
« Last post by KizzyKazaer on 20 Nov 2018 08:27AM »
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...when it is time  for oranges I  get  them in big boxes and that is all to eat, so  I end  up in the little room
Thanks for explaining, Huhn ... though did I really want to know  ;-)

Next word (from 'big roll') - tumble (as in rolling over)
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Cafe / Re: Word Association Game
« Last post by huhn on 20 Nov 2018 05:01AM »
when it is time  for oranges I  get  them in big boxes and that is all to eat, so  I end  up in the little room. in the moment I have pomegranate for breakfast and dinner, lunch is a sandwich. but that is  the way of live and i8  have a big tree in front of my house and while it is fed of the washing machine water it is  having always far to many fruit
 the left over is frozen  or made to jam.

so  my next word after paper is


big roll
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Cafe / Re: Word Association Game
« Last post by KizzyKazaer on 19 Nov 2018 09:34PM »
Orange.. loo?  Sorry, having to question another unseen connection here  >erm<

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What you never had tickle time when you were a child?

No, I don't think I did... sounds good, though!

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Good thing I did not put torture as in tickle torture something my older sister used to do to me.

 >yikes<  which just goes to show, 'too much of a good thing' etc etc - if ever it was a good thing in the first place!

I do like the word 'loo' though, so will follow from that:

Paper

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Cafe / Re: Word Association Game
« Last post by huhn on 19 Nov 2018 05:26PM »
loo
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Cafe / Re: Annoyances due to age and or decrepitude and or disability.
« Last post by Frances on 19 Nov 2018 02:34PM »
Sunshine did you mean an Apron or a Pinny,  Thats what Mum called them While I call them a Tabard !!
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