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Benjamins - Opening replies

3-letter extensions to a triple word square in reply to the opening move with a five-letter word
beginning with J Q or Z (a common opening play). Also called "Snapbacks".

J

CARJACKS MANJACKS SKYJACKS GOUJEERS OUTJESTS CONJOINS DISJOINS 
MISJOINS SUBJOINS CONJOINT DISJOINT BANJOIST FRIJOLES MAHJONGS
MARJORAM POPJOYED FORJUDGE MISJUDGE PREJUDGE CONJUGAL LOGJUICE 
VERJUICE OUTJUMPS CONJUNTO CONJURES PERJURES CONJUROR NONJUROR

Q

SEAQUAKE ALIQUANT MUSQUASH ADEQUATE COEQUATE TORQUATE CUMQUATS
KUMQUATS COTQUEAN CONQUEST OPAQUEST UNIQUEST LACQUEYS DISQUIET 
BEDQUILT BASQUINE MESQUINE REEQUIPS VERQUIRE MESQUITE MEZQUITE 
MESQUITS MEZQUITS NONQUOTA MISQUOTE OUTQUOTE

Z

ALIZARIS BENZINES DIAZINES FANZINES OXAZINES RHIZINES WEBZINES  
BOOZINGS BUZZINGS CRAZINGS FIZZINGS GLAZINGS GLOZINGS GRAZINGS 
RAZZINGS SEIZINGS EPIZOISM SUBZONAL TRIZONAL BLAZONED BLAZONER 
HIZZONER CALZONES CANZONES ECOZONES ENDZONES SUBZONES TRIZONES 
WARZONES GADZOOKS MADZOONS MATZOONS EPIZOOTY ISOZYMES ISOZYMIC

These are extensions to five-letter words ending in Q, X or Z.

Q

TRANQUIL

X

ADMIXING AFFIXERS AFFIXIAL AFFIXING ANNEXING ANNEXION ANNEXURE
BEAUXITE BEMIXING BOLIXING DESEXING DETOXIFY DETOXING DEWAXING
EMBOXING ENFIXING FEDEXING GALAXIES IMMIXING INDEXERS INDEXING
INFIXING INFIXION MALAXAGE MALAXATE MALAXING PYREXIAL PYREXIAS
REFIXING RELAXANT RELAXERS RELAXING RELAXINS REMIXERS REMIXING 
RETAXING RETOXING REWAXING TELEXING UNBOXING UNFIXING UNFIXITY 
UNMIXING UNSEXIER UNSEXING UNSEXIST UNSEXUAL UNTAXING XEROXING

Z

BLITZERS BLITZING CHIZZING FRITZING FRIZZERS FRIZZIER FRIZZIES 
FRIZZILY FRIZZING FRIZZLED FRIZZLER FRIZZLES GLITZIER GLITZILY 
GLITZING KLUTZIER PLOTZING SCUZZBAG SCUZZIER SPAZZING SQUIZZES 
SWIZZING SWIZZLED SWIZZLER SWIZZLES TOPAZINE WALTZERS WALTZING 
WHIZZERS WHIZZIER WHIZZING


slight variation: DISANNEX EPICALYX ANTHELIX BRAINBOX SUBINDEX OPOPANAX EXAHERTZ

with thanks to Mick de Lange(2008) & Ferenc Gerlits(2017) for the updates.

 
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