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Topic: Change A Simple Word To A Fancy One

Forum: Humor and Games — Breast cancer is no laughing matter, but sometimes a good joke or a game is the best medicine.

Posted on: Oct 10, 2014 06:41AM

wambles wrote:

Hi,

I've not seen this game on here so thought id give it a go.

The aim is to post a simple word. E.g. Housecat, and the next person to post a fancier word for that. E.g. Domesticized feline. Then post a new word and so on...

 

Dx 7/2010, IDC, 2cm, Stage IV, metastasized to bone, Grade 3, 0/6 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Radiation Therapy 11/9/2010 Breast Surgery 6/5/2014 Lumpectomy: Left; Mastectomy: Left; Prophylactic mastectomy: Right Hormonal Therapy 9/5/2014 Arimidex (anastrozole)
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Oct 10, 2014 06:42AM wambles wrote:

I shall begin with...

Mixer

Dx 7/2010, IDC, 2cm, Stage IV, metastasized to bone, Grade 3, 0/6 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Radiation Therapy 11/9/2010 Breast Surgery 6/5/2014 Lumpectomy: Left; Mastectomy: Left; Prophylactic mastectomy: Right Hormonal Therapy 9/5/2014 Arimidex (anastrozole)
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Oct 17, 2014 05:55PM wambles wrote:

bump

Dx 7/2010, IDC, 2cm, Stage IV, metastasized to bone, Grade 3, 0/6 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Radiation Therapy 11/9/2010 Breast Surgery 6/5/2014 Lumpectomy: Left; Mastectomy: Left; Prophylactic mastectomy: Right Hormonal Therapy 9/5/2014 Arimidex (anastrozole)
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Oct 17, 2014 06:13PM Nel wrote:

Mixer ( I am thinking like in a dance) so Prom

Shy

You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf Dx 9/27/2011, IBC, Stage IIIB, ER-/PR-, HER2+ Dx 8/6/2013, IBC, Stage IV, ER-/PR-, HER2+
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Oct 17, 2014 08:52PM Stratford wrote:

Shy = Socially reluctant

Necktie

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Oct 17, 2014 09:49PM linzer wrote:

necktie = cravat

chair

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Oct 18, 2014 01:13PM wambles wrote:

Posterior platform

Bottle....

Dx 7/2010, IDC, 2cm, Stage IV, metastasized to bone, Grade 3, 0/6 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Radiation Therapy 11/9/2010 Breast Surgery 6/5/2014 Lumpectomy: Left; Mastectomy: Left; Prophylactic mastectomy: Right Hormonal Therapy 9/5/2014 Arimidex (anastrozole)
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Oct 18, 2014 01:24PM WinningSoFar wrote:

Bottle=glass inhibited

Failure

Surgery 6/30/1999 Lumpectomy: Right Dx 7/1999, ILC/IDC, Right, 2cm, Stage IIB, Grade 1, 0/4 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Radiation Therapy 7/29/1999 Whole-breast: Breast Surgery 6/30/2000 Prophylactic ovary removal Dx 9/26/2011, IBC, Right, 4cm, Stage IV, metastasized to bone, Grade 3, 0/5 nodes, ER-/PR-, HER2- Targeted Therapy 10/30/2011 Avastin (bevacizumab) Chemotherapy 11/3/2011 Abraxane (albumin-bound or nab-paclitaxel) Surgery 5/4/2012 Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel, Underarm/Axillary; Mastectomy: Right Radiation Therapy 4/14/2013 External: Bone Chemotherapy 2/28/2014 Abraxane (albumin-bound or nab-paclitaxel) Surgery 12/10/2014 Reconstruction (left); Reconstruction (right) Dx 3/2019, ILC/IDC, Stage IV, metastasized to bone, Grade 2, ER+/PR+, HER2- (FISH) Targeted Therapy 3/14/2019 Verzenio Hormonal Therapy Femara (letrozole)
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Oct 18, 2014 01:36PM MusicLover wrote:


unsuccessful

bag

As per PET scan, 3 or 4 nodules in the right breast, 2 of which were actually in the middle of my chest, the other 2 were side by side in the breast. Also DCIS in the left breast. Dx 9/23/2013, IDC, Right, 2cm, Stage IV, Grade 2, 1/0 nodes, mets, ER+/PR+, HER2- Hormonal Therapy 10/9/2013 Femara (letrozole)
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Oct 18, 2014 01:41PM WinningSoFar wrote:

bag=efficient handler

chorus

Surgery 6/30/1999 Lumpectomy: Right Dx 7/1999, ILC/IDC, Right, 2cm, Stage IIB, Grade 1, 0/4 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Radiation Therapy 7/29/1999 Whole-breast: Breast Surgery 6/30/2000 Prophylactic ovary removal Dx 9/26/2011, IBC, Right, 4cm, Stage IV, metastasized to bone, Grade 3, 0/5 nodes, ER-/PR-, HER2- Targeted Therapy 10/30/2011 Avastin (bevacizumab) Chemotherapy 11/3/2011 Abraxane (albumin-bound or nab-paclitaxel) Surgery 5/4/2012 Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel, Underarm/Axillary; Mastectomy: Right Radiation Therapy 4/14/2013 External: Bone Chemotherapy 2/28/2014 Abraxane (albumin-bound or nab-paclitaxel) Surgery 12/10/2014 Reconstruction (left); Reconstruction (right) Dx 3/2019, ILC/IDC, Stage IV, metastasized to bone, Grade 2, ER+/PR+, HER2- (FISH) Targeted Therapy 3/14/2019 Verzenio Hormonal Therapy Femara (letrozole)
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Oct 18, 2014 01:56PM MsPharoah wrote:

chorus = backup singers

Chips

Oncotype 24 Dx 12/4/2012, ILC, Right, 1cm, Grade 1, 0/1 nodes, ER+/PR-, HER2- (FISH) Surgery 2/18/2013 Lumpectomy: Right; Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel Chemotherapy 4/9/2013 Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel) Hormonal Therapy 8/21/2013 Femara (letrozole) Radiation Therapy 9/4/2013 Breast
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Oct 18, 2014 01:58PM WinningSoFar wrote:

Chips=Dip friends

California

Surgery 6/30/1999 Lumpectomy: Right Dx 7/1999, ILC/IDC, Right, 2cm, Stage IIB, Grade 1, 0/4 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Radiation Therapy 7/29/1999 Whole-breast: Breast Surgery 6/30/2000 Prophylactic ovary removal Dx 9/26/2011, IBC, Right, 4cm, Stage IV, metastasized to bone, Grade 3, 0/5 nodes, ER-/PR-, HER2- Targeted Therapy 10/30/2011 Avastin (bevacizumab) Chemotherapy 11/3/2011 Abraxane (albumin-bound or nab-paclitaxel) Surgery 5/4/2012 Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel, Underarm/Axillary; Mastectomy: Right Radiation Therapy 4/14/2013 External: Bone Chemotherapy 2/28/2014 Abraxane (albumin-bound or nab-paclitaxel) Surgery 12/10/2014 Reconstruction (left); Reconstruction (right) Dx 3/2019, ILC/IDC, Stage IV, metastasized to bone, Grade 2, ER+/PR+, HER2- (FISH) Targeted Therapy 3/14/2019 Verzenio Hormonal Therapy Femara (letrozole)
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Oct 18, 2014 04:12PM MusicLover wrote:

California = Largest Pacific Coast State

magazine

As per PET scan, 3 or 4 nodules in the right breast, 2 of which were actually in the middle of my chest, the other 2 were side by side in the breast. Also DCIS in the left breast. Dx 9/23/2013, IDC, Right, 2cm, Stage IV, Grade 2, 1/0 nodes, mets, ER+/PR+, HER2- Hormonal Therapy 10/9/2013 Femara (letrozole)
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Oct 19, 2014 05:49PM MsPharoah wrote:

magazine = tabloid

Dishwasher

Oncotype 24 Dx 12/4/2012, ILC, Right, 1cm, Grade 1, 0/1 nodes, ER+/PR-, HER2- (FISH) Surgery 2/18/2013 Lumpectomy: Right; Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel Chemotherapy 4/9/2013 Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel) Hormonal Therapy 8/21/2013 Femara (letrozole) Radiation Therapy 9/4/2013 Breast
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Oct 19, 2014 05:53PM Morwenna wrote:

dishwasher = tableware sanitizer

Housewife

Dx 11/8/2012, IDC, 6cm+, Stage IIIA, Grade 3, 1/11 nodes, ER-/PR-, HER2- Surgery 11/23/2012 Lumpectomy: Left; Lymph node removal: Left Surgery 12/12/2012 Mastectomy: Left Chemotherapy 1/9/2013 AC + T (Taxol) Radiation Therapy 7/22/2013 Breast, Lymph nodes Surgery 1/6/2015 Prophylactic mastectomy: Right; Reconstruction (left): Free TRAM flap; Reconstruction (right): Free TRAM flap
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Oct 19, 2014 06:12PM BrooksideVT wrote:

Housewife = Queen of the Jungle (She who rules with multiple gentle arms)

Tree

Dx 11/21/2012, IDC, 1cm, Stage I, Grade 1, 0/2 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 1/7/2013 Lumpectomy: Right; Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel Radiation Therapy 2/21/2013 Breast Hormonal Therapy 4/1/2013 Arimidex (anastrozole), Tamoxifen pills (Nolvadex, Apo-Tamox, Tamofen, Tamone) Hormonal Therapy 7/4/2014 Aromasin (exemestane) Hormonal Therapy 11/21/2014 Arimidex (anastrozole), Tamoxifen pills (Nolvadex, Apo-Tamox, Tamofen, Tamone) Hormonal Therapy 9/28/2015 Tamoxifen pills (Nolvadex, Apo-Tamox, Tamofen, Tamone)
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Oct 19, 2014 06:20PM MsPharoah wrote:

tree = trunk with limbs

Watch

Oncotype 24 Dx 12/4/2012, ILC, Right, 1cm, Grade 1, 0/1 nodes, ER+/PR-, HER2- (FISH) Surgery 2/18/2013 Lumpectomy: Right; Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel Chemotherapy 4/9/2013 Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel) Hormonal Therapy 8/21/2013 Femara (letrozole) Radiation Therapy 9/4/2013 Breast
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Oct 19, 2014 06:31PM Stratford wrote:

Watch = arm-mounted timepiece

Gather

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Oct 19, 2014 07:47PM MsPharoah wrote:

gather = skirt waist treatment

Dirt

Oncotype 24 Dx 12/4/2012, ILC, Right, 1cm, Grade 1, 0/1 nodes, ER+/PR-, HER2- (FISH) Surgery 2/18/2013 Lumpectomy: Right; Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel Chemotherapy 4/9/2013 Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel) Hormonal Therapy 8/21/2013 Femara (letrozole) Radiation Therapy 9/4/2013 Breast
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Oct 25, 2014 09:01AM wambles wrote:

Dirt - Productive Grime

Elephant

Dx 7/2010, IDC, 2cm, Stage IV, metastasized to bone, Grade 3, 0/6 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Radiation Therapy 11/9/2010 Breast Surgery 6/5/2014 Lumpectomy: Left; Mastectomy: Left; Prophylactic mastectomy: Right Hormonal Therapy 9/5/2014 Arimidex (anastrozole)
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Oct 25, 2014 09:53AM MsPharoah wrote:

elephant = tubby toting trunk

Soap

Oncotype 24 Dx 12/4/2012, ILC, Right, 1cm, Grade 1, 0/1 nodes, ER+/PR-, HER2- (FISH) Surgery 2/18/2013 Lumpectomy: Right; Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel Chemotherapy 4/9/2013 Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel) Hormonal Therapy 8/21/2013 Femara (letrozole) Radiation Therapy 9/4/2013 Breast
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Oct 25, 2014 03:11PM Stratford wrote:

Soap = bar-shaped cleansing compound

Lime

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Oct 25, 2014 05:47PM MsPharoah wrote:

lime = after shot fruit wedge

Polo

Oncotype 24 Dx 12/4/2012, ILC, Right, 1cm, Grade 1, 0/1 nodes, ER+/PR-, HER2- (FISH) Surgery 2/18/2013 Lumpectomy: Right; Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel Chemotherapy 4/9/2013 Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel) Hormonal Therapy 8/21/2013 Femara (letrozole) Radiation Therapy 9/4/2013 Breast
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Oct 26, 2014 01:13AM wambles wrote:

Polo = Competitive horseback frolicking with a stick.

Hair

Dx 7/2010, IDC, 2cm, Stage IV, metastasized to bone, Grade 3, 0/6 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Radiation Therapy 11/9/2010 Breast Surgery 6/5/2014 Lumpectomy: Left; Mastectomy: Left; Prophylactic mastectomy: Right Hormonal Therapy 9/5/2014 Arimidex (anastrozole)

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