Word Dis-Association Game

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Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Ngawang Drolma. » Sun Apr 19, 2009 6:52 pm

I started the same game at Dharma Wheel. A little twist on the tradition word assocation :smile:
Post a word that has absolutely nothing to do with the word before it.

First word: volcano
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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Tex » Sun Apr 19, 2009 7:05 pm

artichoke
"The serene and peaceful mind is the true epitome of human achievement."-- Ajahn Chah, Living Dhamma

"To reach beyond fear and danger we must sharpen and widen our vision. We have to pierce through the deceptions that lull us into a comfortable complacency, to take a straight look down into the depths of our existence, without turning away uneasily or running after distractions." -- Bhikkhu Bodhi
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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Ngawang Drolma. » Sun Apr 19, 2009 7:05 pm

rationalize
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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Ben » Sun Apr 19, 2009 10:12 pm

transistor
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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Aloka » Sun Apr 19, 2009 10:18 pm

used
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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Ben » Sun Apr 19, 2009 10:23 pm

dilate
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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Fede » Sun Apr 19, 2009 10:57 pm

Teacher
"Samsara: The human condition's heartbreaking inability to sustain contentment." Elizabeth Gilbert, 'Eat, Pray, Love'.

Simplify: 17 into 1 WILL go: Mindfulness!

Quieta movere magna merces videbatur. (Sallust, c.86-c.35 BC)
Translation: Just to stir things up seemed a good reward in itself. ;)

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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Ben » Sun Apr 19, 2009 11:06 pm

unctious
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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby genkaku » Sun Apr 19, 2009 11:24 pm

bloviate
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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Ben » Mon Apr 20, 2009 12:01 am

squib
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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby genkaku » Mon Apr 20, 2009 12:35 am

gnarly
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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Ben » Mon Apr 20, 2009 1:13 am

truffle-hound
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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Jechbi » Mon Apr 20, 2009 5:21 am

my
Rain soddens what is kept wrapped up,
But never soddens what is open;
Uncover, then, what is concealed,
Lest it be soddened by the rain.
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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby pink_trike » Mon Apr 20, 2009 5:38 am

Jechbi wrote:my

define
Vision is Mind
Mind is Empty
Emptiness is Clear Light
Clear Light is Union
Union is Great Bliss

- Dawa Gyaltsen

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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Tex » Mon Apr 20, 2009 6:45 pm

antidisestablishmentarianism
"The serene and peaceful mind is the true epitome of human achievement."-- Ajahn Chah, Living Dhamma

"To reach beyond fear and danger we must sharpen and widen our vision. We have to pierce through the deceptions that lull us into a comfortable complacency, to take a straight look down into the depths of our existence, without turning away uneasily or running after distractions." -- Bhikkhu Bodhi
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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby pink_trike » Mon Apr 20, 2009 8:42 pm

pinch
Vision is Mind
Mind is Empty
Emptiness is Clear Light
Clear Light is Union
Union is Great Bliss

- Dawa Gyaltsen

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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Fede » Tue Apr 21, 2009 8:27 am

spaghetti
"Samsara: The human condition's heartbreaking inability to sustain contentment." Elizabeth Gilbert, 'Eat, Pray, Love'.

Simplify: 17 into 1 WILL go: Mindfulness!

Quieta movere magna merces videbatur. (Sallust, c.86-c.35 BC)
Translation: Just to stir things up seemed a good reward in itself. ;)

I am sooooo happy - How on earth could I be otherwise?! :D


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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby thornbush » Tue Apr 21, 2009 10:10 am

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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Fede » Tue Apr 21, 2009 11:35 am

appendix
"Samsara: The human condition's heartbreaking inability to sustain contentment." Elizabeth Gilbert, 'Eat, Pray, Love'.

Simplify: 17 into 1 WILL go: Mindfulness!

Quieta movere magna merces videbatur. (Sallust, c.86-c.35 BC)
Translation: Just to stir things up seemed a good reward in itself. ;)

I am sooooo happy - How on earth could I be otherwise?! :D


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Re: Word Dis-Association Game

Postby Ben » Tue Apr 21, 2009 12:00 pm

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