Polygon puzzle, 6 June

Polygon puzzle

Using the given letters no more than once, make as many words as possible of four or more letters, always including the central letter. Capitalised words, plurals, conjugated verbs (past tense etc), adverbs ending in LY, comparatives and superlatives are disallowed.
You can make one word using all the letters.
How you rate: 13 words, average; 17, good; 21, very good; 26, excellent.
Answers in the comments.
Source, The Times.

3 thoughts on “Polygon puzzle, 6 June

  1. Answer: bent, bine, bint, blin, blunt, bunt, inlet, lentil, lien, line, lint, lintel, lune, lutein, nite, nubile, null, tein, tine, tune, unit, unite, unlit, untie, until
    bulletin is the word using all the letters.

  2. 17 words today, Maxine. I’m going to have to pull up my socks – there were at least four more words I *should* have got. I have a date with the dictionary now!

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