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There is a common English word that is nine letters long. Each time you remove a letter from it, it still remains an English word - from nine letters right down to a single letter. What is the original word, and what are the words that it becomes after removing one letter at a time?

 
feesharose

Asked by feesharose at 12:14 AM on Dec. 13, 2008 in Just for Fun

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Answers (9)
  • its startLing...but theres a lot more
    okmanders

    Answer by okmanders at 12:17 AM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • Starting, again from HS
    girlneffy

    Answer by girlneffy at 12:16 AM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • but there's more than one answer :)
    flutterfae

    Answer by flutterfae at 12:16 AM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • That is not the BASE word.
    feesharose

    Answer by feesharose at 12:16 AM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • I have only one answer.
    feesharose

    Answer by feesharose at 12:16 AM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • Starting is a part of this word, but it is not the original word.
    feesharose

    Answer by feesharose at 12:17 AM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • stringier
    stingier
    singer
    singe
    sine
    sin
    in
    i
    flutterfae

    Answer by flutterfae at 12:17 AM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • oh yeah... dang I don't remember
    girlneffy

    Answer by girlneffy at 12:17 AM on Dec. 13, 2008

  • Flutterfae came up with a whole separate word! good job!! But okmanders beat ya!
    feesharose

    Answer by feesharose at 12:18 AM on Dec. 13, 2008