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riddle

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by Dusty Lipschitz, Apr 17, 2002.

  1. riddle

    Discussion started by Dusty Lipschitz - Apr 17, 2002

    There are three words in the English language that end in "gry". ONE is
    angry and the other is hungry. EveryONE knows what the third ONE means and what it stands for. EveryONE use them everyday, and if you listened carefully, I've given you the third word. What is it? _____gry?


    i dont know the answer, but i have either heard it here, or im sure someone knows the answer...
     
  2. Dr. Dazzle

    Dr. Dazzle 12oz Veteran Member

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    Dr. Dazzle - Replied Apr 17, 2002

    onegry.......give me the million dollars
     
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  3. aederone

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    aederone - Replied Apr 17, 2002

    damnit.....i was just about to get of here and go do something....now i have to figure out this freakin riddle before i go anywhere...and i'm an idiot so it's probably gonna take me forever....:mad: :D
     
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  4. Kr430n5_666

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    Kr430n5_666 - Replied Apr 17, 2002

    language
     
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  5. Dr. Dazzle

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    Dr. Dazzle - Replied Apr 17, 2002

    aggry [OED:1:182; W2; W3]
    Agry Dagh (Mount Agry) [EB11]
    ahungry [OED:1:194; FW; W2]
    angry [OED; FW; W2; W3]
    anhungry [OED:1:332; W2]
    Badagry [Johnston; EB11]
    Ballingry [Bartholomew:40; CLG:151; RD:164, pl.49]
    begry [OED:1:770,767]
    bewgry [OED:1:1160]
    bowgry [OED:1:1160]
    braggry [OED:1:1047]
    Bugry [TIG]
    Chockpugry [Worcester]
    Cogry [BBC]
    cony-gry [OED:2:956]
    conyngry [OED:2:956]
    Croftangry [DFC, as "Chrystal Croftangry"]
    dog-hungry [W2]
    Dshagry [Stieler]
    Dzagry [Andree]
    eard-hungry [CED (see "yird"); CSD]
    Echanuggry [Century:103-104, on inset map, Key 104 M 2]
    Egry [France; TIG]
    ever-angry [W2]
    fire-angry [W2]
    Gagry [EB11]
    gry (from Latin _gry_) [OED:4/2:475; W2]
    gry (from Romany _grai_) [W2]
    haegry [EDD (see "hagery")]
    half-angry [W2]
    hangry [OED:1:329]
    heart-angry [W2]
    heart-hungry [W2]
    higry pigry [OED:5/1:285]
    hogry [EDD (see "huggerie"); CSD]
    hogrymogry [EDD (see "huggerie"); CSD (as "hogry-mogry")]
    hongry [OED:5/1:459; EDD:3:282]
    huggrymuggry [EDD (see "huggerie"); CSD (as "huggry-muggry")]
    hungry [OED; FW; W2; W3]
    Hungry Bungry [Daily Illini, in ad for The Giraffe, Spring 1976]
    iggry [OED]
    Jagry [EB11]
    kaingry [EDD (see "caingy")]
    land-hungry [OED; W2]
    leather-hungry [OED]
    Langry [TIG; Times]
    Lisnagry [Bartholomew:489]
    MacLoingry [Phillips (as "Flaithbhertach MacLoingry")]
    mad-angry [OED:6/2:14]
    mad-hungry [OED:6/2:14]
    magry [OED:6/2:36, 6/2:247-48]
    malgry [OED:6/2:247]
    man-hungry [OED]
    Margry [Indians (see "Pierre Margry" in bibliog., v.2, p.1204)]
    maugry [OED:6/2:247-48]
    mawgry [OED:6/2:247]
    meagry [OED:6/2:267]
    meat-hungry [W2]
    menagry [OED (see "managery")]
    messagry [OED]
    nangry [OED]
    overangry [RH1; RH2]
    Pelegry [CE (in main index as "Raymond de Pelegry")]
    Pingry [Bio-Base; HPS:293-94, 120-21]
    podagry [OED; W2 (below the line)]
    Pongry [Andree (Supplement, p.572)]
    pottingry [OED:7/2:1195; Jamieson:3:532]
    puggry [OED:8/1:1573; FW; W2]
    pugry [OED:8/1:1574]
    rungry [EDD:5:188]
    scavengry [OED (in 1715 quote under "scavengery")]
    Schtschigry [LG/1:2045; OSN:97]
    Seagry [TIG; EB11]
    Segry [Johnston; Andree]
    self-angry [W2]
    self-hungry ?
    Shchigry [CLG:1747; Johnson:594; OSN:97,206; Times:185,pl.45]
    shiggry [EDD]
    Shtchigry [LG/1:2045; LG/2:1701]
    Shtshigry [Lipp]
    skugry [OED:9/2:156, 9/1:297; Jamieson:4:266]
    Sygry [Andree]
    Tangry [France]
    Tchangry [Johnson:594; LG/1:435,1117]
    Tchigry [Johnson:594]
    tear-angry [W2]
    tike-hungry [CSD]
    Tingry [France; EB11 (under "Princesse de Tingry")]
    toggry [Simmonds (as "Toggry", but all entries are capitalized)]
    ulgry [Partridge; Smith:24-25]
    unangry [OED; W2]
    vergry [OED:12/1:123]
    Virgy [CLG:2090]
    Wirgy [CLG:2090; NAP:xxxix; Times:220, pl.62; WA:948]
    wind-angry.
    wind-hungry [W2]
    yeard-hungry [CED (see "yird")]
    yerd-hungry [CED (see "yird"); OED]
    yird-hungry [CED (see "yird")]
    Ymagry [OED:1:1009 (col. 3, 1st "boss" verb), (variant of "imagery")]
     
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  6. uncle-boy

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    uncle-boy - Replied Apr 17, 2002

    i heard this before with the answer. but i forgot and now i am angry.
     
  7. HELLSATAN

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    HELLSATAN - Replied Apr 17, 2002

    haha
     
  8. nomadawhat

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    nomadawhat - Replied Apr 17, 2002


    This is the right answer, but the original riddle was worded wrong. It should go like this:

    "Angry" and "hungry" are two words that end in "gry". There are three words in the English language. What is the third word? Everyone knows what it means and everyone uses it every day. Look closely and I have already given you the third word. What is it?

    So the third word in "the english language" is, you guessed it, language.

    That was a waste of my 10 minutes, This is a stupid riddle!!!!!!

    Everybody go back to your day now.
     
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  9. Cracked Ass

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    Cracked Ass - Replied Apr 17, 2002

    The answer is QGRY! I love those flat boxcars, and how they put the numbers on the right side instead of the left.
     
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  10. beard

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  11. beard

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    beard - Replied Apr 17, 2002

    woa someone beat me to it
     
  12. -Rage-

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    -Rage- - Replied Apr 17, 2002

    impossible

    Words that end in - gry

    I have stopped counting how many times I have received this question by email…

    "There are three words in English ending in -gry. I only know hungry and angry. Please tell me what the third one is."

    It is time to clear up this mystery once and for all.

    There is NO mystery! This question has evolved into an urban legend that is impossible to solve.

    The fact is there is NO third common word in the English language ending in -gry.

    Sources claim that the question had been taken from an old book of puzzles, and had been given publicity on the Bob Grant radio talk show on WMCA in New York City in 1975.

    One version is:
    There are two words that end with "gry".
    Angry is one and hungry is another.
    What is the third word.
    Everyone uses it every day and
    Everyone knows what it means.
    If you have been listening,
    I have already told you what the word is.

    Notice the third line "sounds" like a question when read.


    http://www.uselessknowledge.com/trivia/gry.shtml

    http://www.m-w.com/info/gry.htm
     
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  13. unoprimero

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    unoprimero - Replied Apr 17, 2002

    aights, so what the fuck it the answer????
     
  14. beard

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    beard - Replied Apr 17, 2002

    the answer is "read"
     
  15. nomadawhat

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    nomadawhat - Replied Apr 17, 2002

    language, you fuck, read above!!!
     
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