Language Quiz / Taking a 'P'

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Each pair of definitions describes 2 words: one beginning with 'P' and a new word created when the 'P' is removed. Can you name them all?

 Plays Quiz Updated Jul 14, 2018

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Definition 1 (Begins with 'P')AnswerDefinition 2 ('P' removed)
Lacking in colorA type of bitter beer
To toss a ballUncomfortable skin sensation
Tectonic subdivisionAfter the expected time
An item's monetary valueKey ingredient in pilaf
Clothing for the lower halfIndustrious arthropods
Neaten one's eyebrowsA good asset for gambling
Powerful American felinePulp Fiction actress
A gag or shenaniganFoul-smelling
A worker in clayPlayful marine mammal
A communication deviceTo sharpen one's skills
Have a bias towardsSend to a specialist
Chubby or fleshyA measure of sugar
Laud or acclaimMove to a higher level
Having a spotty complexionSuggest indirectly
A post-season gameA dismissal of employees
Deliver a sermonExtend or stretch
A tiny amountA newspaper story
Looking sulkyAn excursion
A wrapped gift, perhapsTo begrudge or be offended by
Something soft for cushioningTotaling up
Not a neutral partyA skilled craftsperson
Professional pipe-fitterBoards for building

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