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Oxymorons

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Oxymorons are pairs of contradictory words, such as only choice and pretty ugly.

In one of our most unusual word scramble puzzles, you need to separate the contradictory words, without rearranging the letters.

Here’s an example: P A L E R M O F E S C T T = almost perfect

Printable Oxymoron Scrambles

Try to discover the oxymoron in each of these sets of letters.

  1. S H J R U I M M B O P
  2. S I S C L E R E N A M T
  3. O N E L W D S
  4. M I M I R N O A C R L E
  5. F L E A V O A R S I T E T
  6. W O V A R C A K I T I N O N G
  7. O C R O I P I G I N E A L S
  8. T A L I P E V D E
  9. E E S T I X A M A C T T E
  10. I N A T E P A N T S H E Y
  11. R O S L T O L I P N G
  12. T A F R K I E E N O D V E L R Y
  13. M O H I D E S T R O N R Y
  14. N O C N R E D A I A M E R R Y
  15. O U N P I B I N A I S O E N D
  16. V A W A G U A R E E L Y
  17. H U N E S U R O N G
  18. H A L A L R G E F R
  19. I N C L S A T S A S N I T C
  20. D E M F A I N Y I T B E E
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