Higher education runs on me,
A noun or a verb I can be,
With my first letter gone,
I’m a fit, on and on

This riddle has a five letter word lock and it is was grandpa and I want to open it.

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    $\begingroup$ What is a "five word lock" - do you mean a five letter word? What does "it is was grandpa" mean? $\endgroup$ Dec 25, 2021 at 21:26
  • $\begingroup$ Oop sorry yes I meant 5 letter word $\endgroup$ Dec 25, 2021 at 21:33
  • $\begingroup$ Hello @D2oubleJoker. Is the answer correct? If yes please accept it. If not please explain why not. Thanks $\endgroup$
    – DrD
    Dec 28, 2021 at 13:53

1 Answer 1


Is the word


Higher Education runs on


It is a noun as well as a verb

With my 1st letter gone I am a fit, on and on

Rant: ranting goes on and on like you are having a fit


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