All about flooble | fun stuff | Get a free chatterbox | Free JavaScript | Avatars    
perplexus dot info

Home > General
Families (Posted on 2015-09-25) Difficulty: 2 of 5
We all know about:

SCHOOL of fish
BED of worms
HERD of deer

But what about
...... of alligators,
...... of bacteria,
...... of caterpillers?

And , surprisingly:
...... of cheetahs,
...... of salamandras?

No Solution Yet Submitted by Ady TZIDON    
Rating: 3.0000 (1 votes)
Comments: ( Back to comment list | You must be logged in to post comments.)
Solution an alphabetical list of venery | Comment 2 of 4 |
an ARMY        of caterpillers
a  BASK        of crocodiles
a  COALITION   of cheetahs
   a CONGRESS  of salamanders
   a CULTURE   of bacteria
a  DOWN        of rabbits
an EXALTATION  of larks
a  FLAMBOYANCE of flamingos
a  GAZE        of raccoons
a  HOVER       of trout
an INTRIGUE    of kittens
a  JOURNEY     of giraffes
a  KETTLE      of hawks (in flight)
a  LAMENTATION of swans
a  MURDER      of crows
a  NIDE        of pheasants
an OBSTINANCY  of buffalo
a  POUNCE      of cats
a  QUIVER      of cobras
a  RAFT        of alligators
a  SLEUTH      of bears
a  TROUBLING   of goldfish
an UNKINDNESS  of ravens
a  VEIN        of goldfinch
a  WAKE        of buzzards
a  XENODOCHIA  of hermit crabs *

a  YAP         of chihuahuas 
a  ZEAL        of zebras

*(coined here for the letter X)
A xenodochia is the plural of xenodochium, a room or guesthouse to accomodate strangers [< Latin < Ancient Greek ξενοδοχεῖον ‎xenodokheîon, “place for strangers, inn”]


Edited on September 27, 2015, 8:51 am
  Posted by Dej Mar on 2015-09-27 04:51:12

Please log in:
Login:
Password:
Remember me:
Sign up! | Forgot password


Search:
Search body:
Forums (0)
Newest Problems
Random Problem
FAQ | About This Site
Site Statistics
New Comments (1)
Unsolved Problems
Top Rated Problems
This month's top
Most Commented On

Chatterbox:

blackjack

flooble's webmaster puzzle

Copyright © 2002 - 2017 by Animus Pactum Consulting. All rights reserved. Privacy Information