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A special word (Posted on 2003-01-14) Difficulty: 2 of 5
There is something special about the English word "facetiously".

Can you tell what it is?

Can you find any other words with this special property?

  Submitted by Cory Taylor    
Rating: 2.4545 (11 votes)
Solution: (Hide)
It contains all 5 vowels, as well as the sometimes "y", and in alphabetic order. Thanks to f.l. for another word for the solution - abstemiously - though i've no clue what it means

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  Subject Author Date
SolutionPuzzle SolutionK Sengupta2007-04-14 12:52:59
another one...Jonathan2004-10-28 18:03:55
For the benefit...Jonathan2004-10-28 17:49:13
haha... i found more...Jonathan2004-10-28 17:46:28
SolutionSolutionwcaexqdz2004-10-27 12:12:37
HmmmLisa2004-04-21 10:11:47
Gravedinously speaking....Penny2004-04-10 20:00:31
Solution in 5 secondsBilly Bob2004-04-10 16:02:03
solutionA2003-10-28 18:03:11
Some ThoughtsSpecialLewis2003-06-04 21:08:52
re: my guessme2003-06-03 23:57:36
my guessme2003-06-03 23:56:32
Solution and other words...DuCk2003-05-02 02:40:52
SolnGautam Joshi2003-01-20 20:02:27
re(3): SolutionJennifer2003-01-15 12:53:39
re: solutionLauri J2003-01-14 20:16:42
solutionLauri J2003-01-14 20:14:49
Some Thoughtspropertysach2003-01-14 09:44:50
Stupid riddlespaz2003-01-14 09:19:54
SolutionAnother word with the same propertyfriedlinguini2003-01-14 04:50:40
re(2): SolutionTomM2003-01-14 04:01:38
re: SolutionDulanjana2003-01-14 02:17:06
SolutionSolutionJennifer2003-01-14 02:09:08
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