Hello from Day 46 of the current California COVID constant curfew. It’s only Monday, but it feels like this week is going by so quickly. If at least 40 people explain that to me by Wednesday, January 6, 2021, one of you will be selected to win a #raabidfun T-shirt. Winner will get a one-time-use code to use on my Etsy store. Drawing open only to entrants who are both in the USA and over the age of 18.
Yesterday I missed OOMPH, POEM, and POOH as easier ones.
OHMAGE: Electrical resistance as expressed in ohms. Oh! It’s not an alternate spelling of HOMAGE. It’s a word pronounced OHWM-idge.
OOMPAH: Used to refer to the rhythmical sound of deep-toned brass instruments in a band.
OPAH: A large deep-bodied fish with a deep blue back, silvery belly, and crimson fins, living in deep oceanic waters.
POME: A fruit consisting of a fleshy enlarged receptacle and a tough central core containing the seeds, e.g., an apple or pear.
Final score: 22 words for 95 points.
Genius minimum: 92 points.
First word: CHAIN