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C730.328

C880 PROVERBIAL METAPHOR IN VERSE

Cabbage

CABBAGE LEAVES

CACHE

Cackle

CACOGRAPHY

CACOGRAPHY: AUGHTER FOR OUGHT TO

CACOGRAPHY: SOLE FOR SOUL

Cadence

CADENCE CHANT

Cadillac

Caesar

CAESAR FOR POLITICIAN

CAFETERIA

Cake

CALABASHES=GOURDS?

Calamo

Calculation

CALENDAR

CALENDARS

Call

CALL-RHYME

CALLING GHOST.

Callous

Calm

CALVES' BRAINS

Camel

Camelot

CAMOMILE

Camouflage

camp

CAMP LEJEUNE

Campbells

Campfire

Campfire Music

Campfire Song

CAMPING

CAMPUS HORROR STORY

CAN

CAN CONTAINER

Can't

CANADA

Canadian

Cancer

Candle

CANDLES

CANDY

CANE OEDIPUS

CANNIBALISM

CANNIBALISM: PEOPLE DISTILLED INTO WHISKEY

Canning

CANOE

CANTALOUPE

CANTE FABLE

CAPACITY

CAPESKIN? CAPSKIN? IF SO, A SHEEPSKIN

CAPITAL PUNISHMENT PENAL CODE PRISON CRIMINAL

Captain

CAPTURE BY ESCAPE, AS IN \"JACK AND THE VARMINTS\"

CAPTURED BY DEVIL

Car

CAR SELLING

Carbolic Acid

CARBONATED BEVERAGES POP SOFT DRINKS

CARBONATION

CARBUNCLE

Card

CARD PLAYING: POKER

CARD-PLAYING

CARDS

Care

caring, love

CARNIVAL

CARNIVEROUS PLANT

Carol

Carolers

CARPE DIEM

Carpenter

Carpentry

Carriage

Carrots

CARRY

Cars

Cart

CARTER'S LITTLE LIVER PILLS

CARTOON AND COMIC STRIP CHARACTER

CARTOON CHARACTER DAFFY DUCK ANIMAL

Casket

Castle

CASTOR OIL

Casual

CAT

CAT GHOST

CATASTROPHE

CATCH HIDDEN CONNECTION

CATCH

CATCH INSULT

CATCH QUESTION

CATCH RHYME

Catch Riddle

Catch story, pornographic

CATCH TALE

CATCH TRICK

Catfish

Cathedral

Catholic

CATHOLIC CHURCH

CATHOLICISM

Catholocism

Catnip

Cats

CATSUP

Caught

CAUL

CAUL AMNION

CAUSAL

CAUSAL CONTRADICTIVE OPPOSITIONAL

CAUSAL OPPOSITIONAL

CAUSE

CAUSE AND EFFECT

CAUTION

CAUTIONARY

Cave

CAVEMEN

Ceiling

Celebrate

Celebration

CELEBRITY

Celery

CELESTIAL

CELESTIAL BRIGHTNESS

Celibacy

CEMETERY POSITION DIRECTION

CEMETERY

CENSURE OF PARENTS

Census

CENTRAL PARK

CENTRAL PARK, NEW YORK ASSUMED

Cents

CEREAL

CEREAL=SHREDDED WHEAT

CEREMONY

Certainty

CERUMEN

Chaff

CHAIN

CHAIN COUNTING

CHAIN GREATNESS

CHAIN INVOLVING NAMES

CHAIN OF COLORS

CHAIN OF REASONING

CHAIN OF RIDDLES

CHAIN SERIES

CHAIN SONG

CHAIN TALE

CHAIN TALE IN SONG - EATING OF OBJECTS

CHAIN WITH INTERLINKED ITEMS

CHAIN--DIMINUTIVE, NOT CUMULATIVE

Chameleon

CHAMOMILE

CHAMOMILE?

CHAMOMILE? CAMOMILE?

CHAMPAGNE

CHANCE

Chance, toss

Change

CHANGE IN LUCK FROM BAD TO GOOD (IN PASSING ON STAIRWAY).

CHANGELINGS

CHANT

Chant, humor, derision

Chaperone

Chapter

CHARACAT

CHARACRER

CHARACTER

CHARACTER MOVIE STAR

CHARACTER PERCEPTION

CHARACTER TRAIT

CHARACTER TRAITS

CHARACTERS

CHARITY

CHARITY HOSPITALITY

CHARITY, HOSPITALITY

CHARIVARI

CHARIVARI SHIVAREE

CHARLIE CHAPLIN, MOVIE STAR

CHARM

CHARM EVIL

CHARMS

CHASING GAME

Chastity

CHAUVINISM

CHE SERA SERA

CHEAP

CHEAP TALK

Cheat

CHEATED

Check-up, Doctor.

Cheek

Cheeks

CHEER

Cheer UP

CHEER?

Cheese

Chef

CHEMICAL TERMS

Chemistry

Cherokee, horse.

Cherries

Cherry

Chess

Chew

CHIASMUS

CHIASMUS CONTRADICTIONS QUATRAIN

CHIASMUS FOR CONTRAST.

CHIASMUS SPOONERISM CONUNDRUM

CHIASMUS: FUZZY WUZZY WASN'T FUZZY

CHIASMUS?

CHICAGO

Chicken

CHICKEN FO

CHICKEN FOWL

Chickens

Chief

CHILD

CHILD BALLAD 200

Child Bearing

Child Birth

Child Rearing

CHILD'S CROUP

CHILD'S FEVER

CHILDBEARING

CHILDBIRTH

Childbirth, divination

CHILDERMAS DAY

CHILDHOOD

CHILDHOOD REMEDY

CHILDREN

CHILDREN PARENTS

Children's Song

Children's songs

chile = child

Chili

Chill

Chimney

Chimney Sweep

China

Chinese

CHINESE LAUNDRY

Chipewyan

Chitlings

CHIVALRY

Choice

Choices

CHOKING

Choose

Chooser

Choosing

Chop

CHOP SUEY

Chores

Christ

CHRISTENING

CHRISTIANITY

CHRISTMAS

Christmas Carol

Christopher Columbus

CHRONOLOGY OF MARRIAGE WITHIN FAMILY

Chubby

Chug-a-lug

CHUG=SWALLOW, WITHOUT STOPPING.

CHUGGING=DRINKING ALL AT ONCE.

CHURCH

CHURCHING

CHURCHING OF WOMAN

Churchmouse

CICADAS

Cider

Cigarette

Cigarette Lighters

CIGARETTES

CINCINNATI, OHIO

CINIAWARE

Circle

Circular

CIRCULAR FORM

CIRCULAR REASONING

Circulation

CIRCUMAMBULATION

CIRCUMCISION

CIRCUMVENTION

CIRCUS

Cite

CIVIL WAR

CIVIL WAR GENERALS

Claddagh

Clairvoyance

Clan

CLANISHNESS

CLANISHNESS?

Clap

Clapping

Class

Classic Rock

Classical

Classification

Classroom

CLASSROOM HUMOR

Claus

Claw

Clay

Clean

CLEAN CUT

CLEAN OUT MEANS CLEAN UP.

Cleaning

CLEANLINESS

Cleanser

CLERGY

Cleveland

Cleveland Browns

Cliche

cliff

Cliff Hanger

CLIMATE

Clip

CLIPPED IAMBIC

CLOCK

CLOCK (Q)

cloes = clothes

Close

Cloth

CLOTHES

CLOTHES (A)

CLOTHES (Q)

CLOTHES (Q) COLOR

CLOTHES FASHION

Clothes, Jacket.

CLOTHING

CLOTHING (A) WEARING APPAREL (A)

CLOTTING

Clouds

CLOVEN HOOFS

Clover

Club

Cluck

Clumsy

Co-ed

Coach

COAL

Cob

COBOLD

COBWEBS

COCA COLA--BRAND NAME OF SOFT DRINK.

COCA-COLA (SODA POP)

Cockle Shells

Cockroach

COCOA

Coconut

Cod

Code

Coffee

Coffin

COIN

COIN MONEY

COINCIDENCE OF IDEAS

COINS

COKE: COCA COLA SOFT DRINK

COKE=COCA COLA

COKE=COCA COLA: BRAND NAME FOR SOFT DRINK. AUTOMOBILE

COKE=COCA COLA: BRAND NAME FOR SOFT DRINK.

COLA-COLA (SODA POP)

Cold

COLD WEATHER

Colder

COLERIDGE

COLIC?

Collapse

COLLECT ON DELIVERY=C.O.D.

COLLECTING

COLLECTOR'S SPELLING CORRECTED

COLLEGE

COLLEGE FRATERNITY DRINKING SONG

COLLEGE PRANK

COLLEGE PROFESSOR LEGEND

COLLEGE SONG

Colloquialism

Cologne

Colonialism

COLOR RACE

COLOR

COLOR (Q)

COLOR OF CLOTHES

COLOR OF EYES AS BASIS OF PERSONALITY TRAITS

COLOR OF SKIN COMPLEXION

COLOR RED

COLOR SHAPE

COLOR SUPERSTITION

COLOR SYMBOL

COLOR SYMBOLISM

COLOR WISHES (GOOD LUCK).

Color, Nature

COLOR: GRAY

Colorado

COLORS

COLORS PLANTS

COLORS SYMBOLS

COMA

COMARADERIE

COME HITHER GESTURE

COMEBACK

COMET IS A BATHROOM CLEANSER

COMET IS A BATHROOM CLEANSER.

Comfort

Comfortable

Comic

Comic book characters

Comic dialogue

COMIC RHYMES

Comic strip character

COMIC STRIP CHARACTER TELEVISION CHARACTER

COMIC STRIP CHARACTER=MARY WORTH

COMIC STRIP CHARACTERS

COMMAND

COMMAND INSTRUCTIONS

COMMAND QUATRAIN

COMMANDS INSTRUCTIONS

Commencement

COMMENT ON REMEMBRANCE

COMMERCIAL

Commercials

COMMITTMENT

COMMITTMENT BENEFITS INJUSTICE

COMMON EUROPEAN GESTURE.

Common Law

COMMON MISQUOTATION

Communicate

Communication

COMMUNICATION (Q)

COMMUNICATIONS

COMMUNICATIONS AND

COMMUNICATIONS AND OTHER RELATED MATTER (Q)

COMMUNICATIONS AND RELATED

COMMUNICATIONS AND RELATED MATTER (A)

COMMUNICATIONS AND RELATED MATTER (Q)

COMMUNICATIONS AND RELATED MATTER. (Q)

COMMUNICATIONS AND RELATTED MATTER (Q)

COMMUNICATIONS? CLEAR AS MUD.

Communion

COMMUNION, SACRAMENT TRANS-SUBSTANTIATION

COMMUNION, SACRAMENT

COMMUNISM

Community

COMPANIONS

Company

COMPANY ASSOCIATIONS

COMPANY THREE

COMPANY VISITING

Compare

COMPARE " THE BRIDGE OF ARTA ".

COMPARE "OLD DAN TUCKER"

COMPARE IMPERFECT RHYME

COMPARE LION POWDER SHAGGY DOG STORY

COMPARE OLD DAN TUCKER QUATRAIN NONSENSE

compare St. Anthony

COMPARE THE GRAY CHAMPION OF NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE

COMPARE THE WEEPING LADY OF BELLE ISLE, WHO ALSO

COMPARE: SOLDIERS NEVER DIE

COMPARISION

COMPARISON

COMPARISON SIMILE

Compass

Compass Point

COMPASS POINT - EAST

COMPENSATION

COMPENSATION AND POETIC JUSTICE

COMPENSATION CONTRAST

COMPENSATION CYCLICAL THINKING

COMPLAINERS

COMPLAINING

COMPLECTION

COMPLECTION COMPLEXION

COMPLEXION

Compliance

Complications

COMPLIMENT

COMPLIMENT PRAISE

COMPOSING

COMPOUND EPITHET: WAY-LOW-DOWN

COMPOUND VERB: LOW CRAWL

COMPREHENSION

COMPUTATION

COMPUTER PROVERB

CONATANTS

Concede

CONCEITEDNESS

Conceived

CONCENTRATION

CONCEPTION

Concern

CONCH SHELL

Condemn

CONFEDERATE GHOST

CONFIDENCE

CONFIGURATION: CIRCLE

CONFUCIAN PARODY

Confucius

CONFUSIAN PARODY

Confusion of angina and vagina

Confusion?

Congress

Conjoined

CONJURATION

CONJURATION DIVINATION

CONJURERS?

Conjuring

CONJURY

Consent

Consequence

CONSEQUENCES

CONSIDERATION

CONSOLATION

Constantinople

CONSTANTS

CONSTIPATION

Construction

Consume

Consumed

Consumerism

Consummation

Consumption

CONTAGEIOUS MAGIC?

CONTAGION

CONTAGIOUS

CONTAGIOUS MAGIC

CONTAGIOUS MAGIC FIRST FOOTING

Contamination

Contempt

CONTENTMENT

CONTORTION

CONTRACEPTION

Contraceptive

CONTRADICTION

CONTRADICTIONS

CONTRADICTIONS MONOLOGUE HUMOR

Contradictory

CONTRADICTORY PROVERB

Contrary

CONTRAST

CONTRAST ALLITERATION PARALLELISM

CONTRAST IN SIZE

CONTRAST QUATRAIN ELLIPSIS

CONTRAST REVERSAL COMPENSATION

CONTRAST, OBSERVATION

CONTRAST.

CONTRAST: LONG AND SHORT

CONTRAST?

CONTRASTED OCCUPATIONS

CONTRASTS

Control

CONTRRST

CONUNDRUM

CONUNDRUM (PLAY ON WORDS)

CONUNDRUM PUN

CONVERSATION

CONVERSATION STARTER?

CONVERSATION TABU

CONVERSION

COOK

Cookie

COOKIE CRUMBLES

Cookies

COOKING

COOKING BAKING

COOKING FOOD

COOKING UTENSIL

Cooks

Cool

Coon

Cooperate

COOPERATION

COOTIES

Cop

Copper

COPPER COAL TOWNS

Copy

COPYING

Cord

CORN

Corn Starch

Cornbread

Corner

CORNERED

Corners

Cornersville, Counties

CORNMEAL?

CORNS

Corpse

CORPUS CHRISTI

Correct

CORRESPONDENCE

Corruption

Corset

COSMETICS

COSMOS

Costume

Cottage

Cotton

COUGH

COUGH DROP ADVERTISING

COUGHING

Count

COUNTING

COUNTING OUT

COUNTING OUT NUMBERS

COUNTING OUT VERSE

COUNTING RHYME

Countries

COUNTRY

COUPLET

COUPLET FRIENDSHIP INSIGHT

COUPLET FUNCTION NONSENSE

COUPLETS

COUPLETS TAUNT LIAR

COURAGE

Courage, test, Hispanic, rite-of-passage

Course

Court

COURTROOM

Courts

COURTSHIP

COUVADE

Coven

Cover

COVER UP: SURFACE DRESSING

Covered

Covet

COVEY

Cow

COW MANURE

cow tipping

COWARD FEAR

COWARD

COWARDICE.

COWBOY SONG

Cows

CPA: Racism

Crack

Cracklin

Cradle

Craft

Craftsman

CRAFTSMEN PRIDE

Cranberries

Cranberry

Crap

Cravay

Crave

Craving

Crawl

CRAZY

CRAZY MAD LUNAR

CREATION

CREDIT

Creek

CREOSOTE

CREPES

CRIME

Criminal

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

CRIPPLE

CRISIS

CRITICISM

CRITICISM IRONY

CRITICIZE

CRITICSM

CROATIA

CROATIA CK[ INITIAL ITERATION

Crocodile

Crooked

Crop

CROPS

Cross

CROSS-EYED

Cross-eyes

Crossing

CROSSINGS

Crossroads

CROTCH OR BUTTOCKS

Crow

CROWDED CONDITIONS

Crowing

Crown

CRUCIFICTION

Crucifix

CRUCIFIXION

Crude

CRUEL HUMOR, SICK HUMOR

CRUEL MOTHER

CRUEL PRANKS

CRUELTY

CRUELTY TO ANIMALS

CRUELTY TO ANIMALS: KILLING A PRAYING MANTIS

CRUELTY TO ANIMALS: KILLING AN ALBATROSS

CRUELTY TOWARD ANIMALS

Crumble

Crust

Cry

Cry Baby

CRYING

Crying taboo

CUBA

Cuckoo

Cucumber

Cucumbers

Cue

Cuffed

CUKES=CUCUMBERS VEGETABLE

Culinary

Cultural

Cultural Divide

Culture

Culture Clash

CUMULATIVE

cumulative chain

CUMULATIVE COUNTING CHAIN

CUMULATIVE FORMULA

Cumulative game

CUMULATIVE SONG

CUMULATIVE VERSE

CUMULATIVE, OPPOSITE OF

CUMULATIVE.

Cup

CUP THE FINGERS, AND WAVE THEM TOWARD YOURSELF.

Cupid

Cupping on the sternum.

Curb

CURE

CURE FOR FRIGHT

CURE FOR GASTRIC AILMENTS

CURE, FISH INGESTION

CUREALL

CURES

Curing

CURIOSITY

Curious

Curl

Currant

Currency

CURSE

Curse, magic, harm

Cursed

CURSING

Curtains

Curtsy

Curve

CUSTOM

CUSTOM OF SHAVING HAIR FROM ARMPITS AND LEGS.

CUSTOM WEDDING

Customer

CUSTOMS

Cut

Cutting

CUTTING THE PAIN

CYCLICAL HISTORY

CYCLICAL THINKING

Cynical

CYNICISM

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