# Riley Riddle #?

Thought I'd try my hand at a Riley riddle

My prefix comes before dessert.
My postfix really hurts.
My infix smells.
I’m older than the hills.


What am I? (8 letters)

Dinosaur

My prefix comes before dessert.

Din- sounds like Dine

My postfix really hurts.

Saur sounds like Sore

My infix smells.

Nos sounds like Nose

Putting them together

Dine-Nose-Sore is pronounced like Dinosaur

I’m older than the hills.

Dinosaurs first appeared around 240 million years ago

• Bingo! I was concerned that I was a little too loosey-goosey with the correlations between clues and answer. I was getting ready to add a hint when you answered – Alan Hoover Apr 8 '18 at 23:14