Bible puzzles

SYNONYM PAIRS
Fill each blank with one letter to turn these pairs of words into synonyms e.g. _TUMBLE; _RIP = STUMBLE + TRIP
1. _COLD; _HIDE
2. _AMBLE; _AGER
3. _EARNING; _RAVING
4. _ALLY; _CORE
5. _AVER; _ALTER
6. _ROUND; _OIL
7. _ARROW; _LENDER
8. _EJECTED; _AD
9. _LIMB; _SCENT
10. _HARP; _CUTE
11. _ACTUAL; _RUE
12. _HATTER; _RATTLE
13. _OUCH; _BUT
14. _INDICATE; _LEAR
15. _WELLING; _BODE
16. _HABBY; _AGGED

DEFINITIONS OF SPORTS AND GAMES

Sumo wrestling: the survival of the fattest Whippet racing: the curs of the working classes Golf: a pitch ‘n’ sink drama

Rambling: the course of the walking class Bridge: making the best of a bid job

Weight-lifting: careless rupture

Golf: taking steps to putt things right

Shot put: steroids shoving spheroids

Sand yachting: keels on wheels

Stock car racing: bangers and smash

Trans-ocean ballooning: passing water with a full bladder

Billiards: pot-luck

Backgammon: double, double, you’re in trouble