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Word Meld and Weld (Posted on 2004-12-06) Difficulty: 2 of 5

Word meld and weld is slightly different from previous puzzles of this nature.
In this puzzle you have to get from the word SISTER to the word BROTHER.
The rules are simple, either change a letter, add a letter or remove a letter.
The only proviso is that each word created must be a genuine English word.

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Can you find any other such word meld/welds that go from one word to its opposite?

See The Solution Submitted by Juggler    
Rating: 3.7500 (4 votes)

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  Subject Author Date
Another Efficient SolutionGamer2007-01-13 22:17:07
solns to some of themdoremi2004-12-10 04:15:11
SolutionRAISE to RAZE, REIGN to RESIGN, PRAY to PREYPenny2004-12-09 12:25:23
re: Hungry to Thirsty - w/o a controversial word ! ( I hope )Penny2004-12-08 15:08:40
re: Hungry to Thirsty - w/o a controversial word ! ( I hope )RandyOrton2004-12-08 14:40:33
SolutionHungry to Thirsty - w/o a controversial word ! ( I hope )Syzygy2004-12-08 14:17:29
PEACE TO WARRandyOrton2004-12-08 14:00:33
re(2): I'm starting to get the hang of itEric2004-12-08 01:49:59
re: I'm starting to get the hang of itRandyOrton2004-12-07 20:09:54
I'm starting to get the hang of itPenny2004-12-07 19:19:15
re(5): HUNGRY to THIRSTY (no miracle required)RandyOrton2004-12-07 18:10:58
re(4): HUNGRY to THIRSTY (no miracle required)Penny2004-12-07 15:46:11
re(3): HUNGRY to THIRSTY (no miracle required)RandyOrton2004-12-07 14:43:45
re(2): HUNGRY to THIRSTY (no miracle required)Penny2004-12-07 14:07:01
re(2): HUNGRY to THIRSTY (no miracle required)nikki2004-12-07 14:04:52
re: HUNGRY to THIRSTY (no miracle required)Eric2004-12-07 14:03:06
SolutionHUNGRY to THIRSTY (no miracle required)Penny2004-12-07 13:55:30
SolutionHere's another superefficient onePenny2004-12-07 10:59:02
Some ThoughtsSome Cool Ones !!!Syzygy2004-12-07 10:57:32
A Collection of Word Meld and WeldsNathan Hirtz2004-12-07 07:03:06
Best to WorstErik O.2004-12-07 01:25:31
Lost and FoundErik O.2004-12-07 01:22:01
night to day (6 steps)Erik O.2004-12-07 01:19:46
SolutionKERRY to BUSH (& other solutions)Penny2004-12-06 23:54:36
re: Thirsty almost to HungryRandyOrton2004-12-06 19:34:58
Thirsty almost to HungryErik O.2004-12-06 19:32:53
Fat to ThinRandyOrton2004-12-06 19:24:45
Open -> CloseErik O.2004-12-06 19:22:36
RICH to POORNathan Hirtz2004-12-06 19:19:52
SUMMER to WINTERNathan Hirtz2004-12-06 19:12:17
Hungry to thirstyHugo2004-12-06 19:05:28
Parent/Child... On/Offnikki2004-12-06 19:03:37
HUNGRY to THIRSTYPenny2004-12-06 18:43:47
MOTHER to FATHERNathan Hirtz2004-12-06 18:29:13
ScrabbleEric2004-12-06 18:04:24
BLACK to WHITEWryTangle2004-12-06 17:59:08
SISTER TO BROTHERNathan Hirtz2004-12-06 17:44:56
NIGHT to DAYNathan Hirtz2004-12-06 17:28:43
BLACK to WHITENathan Hirtz2004-12-06 17:25:29
re: Third oneRandyOrton2004-12-06 16:27:58
SolutionSister to Brother SolutionRandyOrton2004-12-06 16:23:25
SolutionThird onenikki2004-12-06 16:21:35
more short stepsRandyOrton2004-12-06 16:11:21
re: Here's a superefficient oneRandyOrton2004-12-06 16:06:33
SolutionHere's a superefficient onePenny2004-12-06 15:49:36
SolutionsEric2004-12-06 15:35:45
SolutionFirst twonikki2004-12-06 14:56:52
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