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To celebrate a w..w..wet weekend, here is a quiz about Ws.  What 3 letter words contain a W in the middle?   (There are 19 in all)

 

Answers below

 

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 As well as the answers, here are the definitions too, plus the front and back hooks (letters that can be added to the front or back of the word to make another word).

kptw

AWA

y

(Scots) away

w

AWE

des

to strike with fear

bcdghlmp

AWK

s

a computer language used for data processing

bpwy

AWL

s

a pointed tool for making holes

bdflmprsy

AWN

sy

a beard on grass / to shelter with an awning

 

CWM

s

(Welsh) a deep basin on a mountain

 

EWE

rs

a female sheep

 

EWK

s

(dialect) to itch

n

EWT

s

(dialect) a newt

k

IWI

s

(Maori) a large Maori tribe (sometimes the whole Maori nation)

hly

OWE

drs

to be indebted for

bcdfghjnsy

OWL

sy

a nocturnal bird

dglmnpst

OWN

s

to have as a possession

dlnrt

OWT

s

(dialect) anything

 

PWN

s

(slang) to dominate or humiliate an opponent esp. in online gaming

 

SWY

 

(Australian) the Australian game of two-up

 

TWA

elsty

(Scots) two

 

TWO

s

the next whole number after one

 

TWP

 

(Welsh) dimwitted or stupid