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Good ideas often take wings and fly beyond our reach, while bad ones will cling to us like barnacles to a vessel.  (James Lendall Basford)

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Barnacles (n.)  :  marine crustaceans with an external shell, which attach themselves permanently to a surface;  tenacious persons or things.

Synonyms  :  parasites, appendages, freeloaders, hangers-on, leeches.

Scrabble Value:

B = 3 points
A = 1 point
R = 1 point
N = 1 point
A = 1 point
C = 3 points
L = 1 point
E = 1 point
S = 1 point

Barnacles is worth at least 13 points in the game of scrabble.

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30 March 2018 08:42

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