Words with Missing First Letter #3

The words below look complete, but have actually each had their first letter removed.
In just two minutes, can you put them back in?
Answers must correspond to yellow box.
The previous quiz in this series can be found here (Quiz #2)
Dedicated to Quizzer6794, who requested a hidden message in Quiz #3
Quiz by kiwirage
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Last updated: September 16, 2016
First submittedSeptember 16, 2016
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Word
A
VERSE
D
ELUDE
I
CONS
L
AWFUL
B
RAKED
E
LAPSE
N
ACRE
U
PREACH
Word
S
HAVE
N
ARCO
T
ERROR
L
OATH
E
MERGE
V
OMIT
T
RUFFLE
O
VINE
Word
K
NAVE
A
BRIDGE
W
HEEL
I
MAGE
G
LOBE
I
SLED
O
ZONE
Y
OURSELF
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Level 81
Sep 16, 2016
"reduct" is a word.
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Level 62
Sep 16, 2016
Thanks, I've changed that clue.
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Level 90
Sep 16, 2016
This is a really enjoyable series.
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Level 65
Sep 16, 2016
Very nice, thanks. I spent 10 minutes and still can't figre out the hidden message, though!
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Level 75
Feb 17, 2017
Well then just ask and it will be given to you
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Level 36
Feb 17, 2017
lol
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Level 35
Aug 30, 2017
Well what is the hidden message?
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Level 75
Sep 17, 2018
Just ask and it will be given to you
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Level 65
Sep 30, 2016
Thank you. I love it and I found the message. Clever!
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Level 47
Oct 2, 2016
Quizmaster? Ask and it will be given to you?? OK, I'm asking....
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Level 34
Jun 4, 2018
lol ya clown
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Level 74
Oct 7, 2016
"B" for Knave? QM's picture clue is as obscure as Kiwi's message is well buried
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Level 73
Oct 10, 2016
B stands for Bower...the original name for the joker or nave and still the name used in the game Euchre.
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Level 73
Nov 29, 2016
The bowers are the Jacks (or knaves) not the joker
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Level 69
Nov 12, 2019
Those are Russian cards. The "B" is read as "V" in Russian, and stands, here, for valet, which is a (transliterated) cognate in English, since both languages loaned the word from French.
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Level 65
Dec 27, 2019
On German cards the B stands for "Bube" which is an old word for boy
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Level 63
Oct 9, 2016
Ask and it will be given to you. Alright, I'm asking what's the purpose of the message. Or is it just for fun?
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Level 62
Oct 9, 2016
It was just for fun, based on a request by Quizzer6794.
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Level 58
Nov 29, 2016
Very nice!
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Level 52
Nov 29, 2016
Ask and it will be given to you. Nice quiz
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Level 61
Feb 17, 2017
No, I need 3 minutes!
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Level 65
Feb 17, 2017
Pawful is also a word.
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Level 81
Feb 17, 2017
As in.. the bear took a pawful of my intestines with him?
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Level 83
Dec 18, 2018
Funny, yet bad. Bawful.
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Level 73
Dec 27, 2019
It is MOT a word.
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Level 76
Feb 17, 2017
Very, very well done
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Level 61
Feb 17, 2017
fun quiz but what do "narco" and "isled" mean? O.o
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Level 83
Feb 17, 2017
Yeah, isled seemed a bit of a stretch. Also have never heard of the word "upreach" before.
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Level 47
Feb 19, 2017
Narco is a drug dealer/lord. There is even a series about that.
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Level 83
Jan 29, 2021
Narco is just a prefix. It means numb.

As slang it's only an abbreviation of a real word, like app or vet.

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Level 78
Feb 17, 2017
I tried to google isled and nothing came up. What is it?
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Level 62
Feb 17, 2017
As a verb, to isle can mean "to place on or as if on an isle". An example from literature is "You are isled from accustomed cares and worries - you are set in a peculiar nook of rest." (The Pagan Papers by Kenneth Grahame)
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Level 62
Feb 17, 2017
Made it with 1:08 left. Twas like shooting fish in a barrel. :-)
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Level 54
Feb 18, 2017
Very Clever with the hidden message
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Level 37
Apr 27, 2018
Please define "Nacre" have never heard of it.
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Level 83
Dec 27, 2019
It's perhaps better known as mother of pearl
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Level 67
May 6, 2018
It's describes a mollusc that produces mother of pearl
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Level 62
May 6, 2018
What a great quiz! I can't believe I haven't seen it before. I could do a dozen of these every day ;D
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Level 67
Dec 15, 2018
much harder than #2 I ran out of time
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Level 44
Sep 29, 2019
Ask and it will be given to you.
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Level 65
Nov 11, 2019
“I sled” is 2 words
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Level 73
Dec 27, 2019
and 'isled' is one word.
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Level 83
Nov 26, 2020
U preach.
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Level 69
Sep 11, 2020
Nice quiz again.
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Level 71
Oct 26, 2020
LACRE is a word
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Level 38
Apr 12, 2021
Sacre?