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View Poll Results: What do you call it?
Parer 90 49.18%
Topper 53 28.96%
Sharpener 38 20.77%
Something else? 2 1.09%
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16-09-2020, 21:32   #1
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What do you call it?

The thing you sharpen a pencil with.
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16-09-2020, 21:32   #2
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Eraser?
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16-09-2020, 21:33   #3
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Eraser?
Arazor
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16-09-2020, 21:34   #4
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Parer. Or if I’m feeling posh, a sharpener.

Married a culchie, though, and she and the kids call it a topper. I just can’t.
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16-09-2020, 21:34   #5
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Eraser?
You mean rubber.
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16-09-2020, 21:34   #6
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A parer.
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16-09-2020, 21:35   #7
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You mean rubber.
No, I mean penknife.
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16-09-2020, 21:36   #9
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16-09-2020, 21:37   #10
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A topper
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16-09-2020, 21:38   #11
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Sharpener here from 'The North'
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16-09-2020, 21:39   #12
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The OP has no lead in his pencil. (Yes, I know pencils have graphite, not lead.)
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16-09-2020, 21:40   #13
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A pencil sharpener.
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16-09-2020, 21:42   #14
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Sharpener here from 'The North'
That's a real Monaghan name!
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16-09-2020, 21:44   #15
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The answer is topper and every other word for it is wrong
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