October
previous next

“October,” Friend, Oct. 1986, 5

October

Using only the letters in the word October, form words to fit the ten definitions. Use a letter in each word only as many times as it appears in October.

  1. Inside of ear of corn __ __ __

  2. Cowboy’s footwear (singular) __ __ __ __

  3. Center of apple __ __ __ __

  4. Loose-fitting garment __ __ __ __

  5. Underground part of tree __ __ __ __

  6. Mine product __ __ __

  7. To drill __ __ __ __

  8. Soft cry of pigeon __ __ __

  9. Small collapsible bed __ __ __

  10. Musical instrument __ __ __ __

Answers:

  • (1) cob, (2) boot, (3) core, (4) robe, (5) root, (6) ore, (7) bore, (8) coo, (9) cot, (10) oboe.