Heteronyms

Cosmo nPuch Stillstolen /

This evening Jeopardy had a category titled Heteronyms. One clue was "In near proximity or to shut" The answer was "What is close?"

The last clue was, to paraphrase: "Had a grumpy disposition or a motorized bicycle"

What was the answer?

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What is moped or a moped?

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Patrick Keaton /

J. Weaver, that would have won you $2000, if you were Sally, that girl, on the show.

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Cosmo nPuch Stillstolen /

Ding! Ding! Ding! Ding! Ding!

You win!

Another one: A harbor or a sweet wine.

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What is a port, of course

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motorized bicycle < moped

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moppy moped moop

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Cosmo nPuch Stillstolen /

Here's one: A control wire or to send a telegram.

(I know, telegrams are obsolete)

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Cable

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Cosmo nPuch Stillstolen /

You win the KIA or you can trade it for the box that Jay is bringing down the aisle.

Clue: Something that goes on a wheel or to fatigue.

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I'm sorry....that was not in the form of a question.

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brake/break

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i think he was looking for "tire"

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Jimbo Grand Daddy /

What is a tire, Alex?

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