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An anagram rearranges the letters of a word or phrase to produce a new word or phrase.

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An anagram rebus

Here is an anagram rebus. Find the words in the rebus and use it to find a name of a place.
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I've messed up again. I'm such a failure

My brother always says that I can never do anything right. It looks like I've proven his point for him once again... I tried to create some IPA pronunciation guides, but I managed to put the letters ...
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Spelling Puzzle

All right students, take your seats for the "Spelling Bee." Perhaps I should say "Arranging Bee." Listed are the names of seven countries of the world. For the test, I have scrambled the letters that ...
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A Classic Conundrum

I had a quick idea for a puzzle that may or may not be too hard to solve, but nothing is too hard for Puzzling SE so let's give it a go. One of my friends gave me a list of classic books to read last ...
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Cannibalistic Words

Drawing from the word pool below, find the twelve Cannibalistic Words. (Note the no-computers and logical-deduction tags.) WILD _ _ ☐ _ _ _ _ ☐ PENS ☐ _ _ _ _ ☐ _ _ DEED _ _ _ ☐ ☐ _ _ _ BLED ...
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I was inspired to create a fourth

It's here. It's finally here. It's... Once again, heavy thanks to @QuantumTwinkie for first making these kinds of puzzles, and here is my previous one if you are interested but have not seen it ...
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My Anagram is Coming

Here is another one of my classic puzzles (1, 2, 3, 4, and 5). Me, I'm telling you something, My anagram is coming, My other anagram is to make something different. My Second anagram'...
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The Pen is Mightier than the Sword

This riddle is probably really easy, but I came up with a good rhyme, so I wanted to post it. Pen is mightier than Sword; Sword knows this is true; However, what Pen brings to fight, Sword ...
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Simple Question that I got back when I was in school

This is gonna be my first question or puzzle. Hope this wouldn't be easy for you. What is the word that can be derived from ICE AND OUT?
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The Starting Point

This is just the start of the program. What we start never goes unfinished. The signal went dead. Our assets have been located successfully, there was one step ...
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I was inspired to create a third (and not final) anagram puzzle

Inspired by @QuantumTwinkie's anagram puzzles. Okay, another $20$ lines for another anagram puzzle. (I did reveal one of the original lines in a comment, but you won't find that here.) Some are easy, ...
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I was inspired to create another anagram puzzle

Another anagram puzzle! Just like my previous anagram puzzle, this one has $20$ lines. Some are easy, some are hard, but some can also be a little funny. Once again, credit to @QuantumTwinkie's ...
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Find the word in the grid

Find a ten letter word that can be formed by using the center letter twice and every other letter only once (it can be in any order, it doesn't have to snake around the grid). ...
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I was inspired to create an anagram puzzle

Inspired by @QuantumTwinkie's anagram puzzles, I have created my own anagram puzzle. It has $20$ lines. Some are easy, some are hard, but whoever can find them all will deserve the tick $\color{green}{...
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Can you find the missing words? 7 anagram puzzles

Inspired by QuantumTwinkie's Anagram Puzzles, the rules are simple. Find the anagram pair that fits into the two blanks for each numbered item. The number of spaces is irrelevant. And go! Yeah ...
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Many more Anagrams!

Here I have yet another anagram puzzle to be solved. The rules are you have to find the anagram pair, that can be placed in the "_____", and the number of "__" spaces does not matter. Enjoy! ...
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Anagrams: From Food to Food

A challenge a friend and I came up with to entertain ourselves, but found a little too taxing: Find 5 single word foods (i.e. comestibles or dishes) whose letters can be reshuffled to give another ...
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I Never do Tire!

Hagfy was correct, I will never "tire" of making these puzzles! Here are the previous three: 1 2 3 Me, I am average, My homophone is what you shouldn't be, My other homophone is your ...
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I am a word with the following properties. Find me and solving riddles might be one of your qualities

Riddle me this: I am a word with the following properties. Find me and solving riddles might be one of your qualities. An anagram is what you must be to execute me. An anagram ...
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Me, I am circumference

Here is a puzzle in the same form of my previous puzzles, here and here. Me, I am circumference, My anagram is what you should do, My anagram's homophone is what you do in school, My ...
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Bumblin' Stumblin' Rumblin' Jumblin'!

This is an entry into the Fortnightly Topic Challenge #36 Jumble® was one of my favorite puzzles growing up. They were quick and fun and relatively easy; they took just long enough to keep me ...
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Password Strength

An entry to Fortnightly Topic Challenge #35: Restricted Title 1 - based on this xkcd. I am the password manager, helping others remember passwords. I am the password manager, receiving many calls ...
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Cryptically dumb medieval jokes

Why did the chicken cross the river? Well, I believe that is a question too vague to classify for a riddle, eh? Well, I had to draw your attention. Actually, my story is a bit more complicated than ...
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A new word puzzle

Here is a new, original puzzle that I have made! You have to find the word that I describe. Me, I am an introduction My anagram is past tense of what you are doing now. The homophone of ...
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Yes, leaves turn different tones

A throw back to my very first puzzle here on Puzzling SE, you have to complete the steps listed for each bolded phrase to reveal a secret quote! 1. Yes, leaves turn different tones. Find the ...
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Yet more consonant sameness

Never one to revile the practice of doing the same idea as everyone else here is another consonant puzzle Consonants remain in same order and the vowels shuffle so for example Lone Star State Cabs is ...
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Grandma's keynote

Found this note which is addressed To my grandma, in her chest Since she's passed now, here's my quest.. What tickled her interest? And who invited her as guest?
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Anagram’s all over this place

I met a fellow puzzler from a certain country and town. When I asked where he was from, he replied My prefix is anagram My infix is anagram My suffix is anagram When I asked him to clarify, ...
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Shortest way from B to A

Spent most of my life out at sea I've crossed a shark or two – or three Stayed calm – a skipper brave and tough Yet one of them did call my bluff Gorged on my leg with glee Not yet ...
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More Consonant Sameness

Each answer will have two words with the same consonants in the same order. An example, for the newcomers: When Spies Collide which is of course a Based on Riley's recent riddle. Now for the ...
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So many Anagrams!

For this puzzle, you have to find two words that are anagrams of each other to fit into the "____". For example, you might place earth and heart. After we _____ for many hours we were very ...
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Laddergram to start off your day?

I thought I'd try my hand at creating a Laddergram, a format of puzzle I've seen in Dell's Pencil Puzzles and Word Games. The rules here are: on each row, there are three words given by clues. The ...
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Where in the world?

(This is not a part of the puzzle. I am posting this here for two reasons: first, I've already spent ~8 hours trying to solve this. Second, I find it quite interesting and want to share.) The puzzle ...
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Same Bat-Time! Same Bat-Channel!

Robin has been captured by the always-insidious Riddler! Batman tracks him to a old apartment on the 39th floor of an abandoned high-rise and swings inside, only for the window to slam shut behind ...
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What is his phone number?

Edit One day when you are watching your neighbor's dogs (one named Morse and the other named "nag a ram") the dog starts to have problems. Nag a ram will not stop crying/yelping and looks sad, so you ...
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Attack of the Asthmatic Enemy Omnivores

You're under attack! Who by, you may ask? By the Asthmatic Enemy Omnivores, of course! Why? Irrelevant! You've just found a bomb that they planted near your headquarters, and the only way to disarm ...
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A Tau Snug John?

Look to space to see planets eight, You'd probably waste where's I'd just wait. Multiply Fifty and Three, Ten Million times, Tis when evolution made me, Living in pond scum, What a great time whoopee....
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There are 5 brothers

If the first one is the stone, you will be very rich if you have a kilo of it The second one is an evil one, he love wars, no love inside him. The third one has many caps, he love computers, ...
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7x6 Grid Anagrams #1

Solve out these 6 letter anagrams and fit them into a 7x6 grid such that the first and last column read out name of a famous author. ...
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“What's an engineer's favorite music to listen to?”

The answer is within the following scrambled letters, but there is also a letter missing: R-O-M-T-A-H-H-? I've been at this for hours and I cannot come up with anything whatsoever. I strongly ...
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Puzzling Poem About Word Puzzles

Uh oh. I was trying to come up with an interesting puzzle, better than my previous ones, but I have forgotten the correct answer. The solution is a special sequence of 14 seemingly random words. They ...
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Return of the Add-A-Gram!

This game is based on the Add-A-Gram puzzles by wildBillMunson. I think it's the 11th in the series, but who's really keeping count? The goal: You need to find a chain of words, such that each next ...
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Meteor strikes again

Part of a phone call: -...well why didn't you just say so? -It wasn't as easy as you thought, Jack. All the power lines here were destro--- -I know...It's not like we're living on a different ...
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Which celebrity's name is hidden in the above letters? [closed]

D,X,F,L,H,A,T,E,E Which celebrity's name is hidden in the above letters? Hint 1: Hint 2:
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The Mystery of the Unknown Performer

It's your first day as an assistant in the new Puzzle Arena, and you've immediately been taken to an important task. Later today, a well-known artist will be taking to the stage to perform in front of ...
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Star Crossword, and anagrams

Rules: The star is from 5 straight lines, each line for 1 word. The 2 double circles have same letter. The 2 dashed circles have same letter. The direction is Top-Down. For horizontal line is Left-...
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Where Is My Friend?

A friend of mine, one of those world-traveler, rugged outdoorsman, live-out-of-a-tent-and-backpack sorts, has just sent me an interesting email:   ...
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Additions & Twists

Start with a word. For each line below, add one letter to the last word, then anagram, to get a word that means: pitch fleet slowly anent public adverse What word did I start as and what words did I ...
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Help, my life is in danger!

So I was sitting in this nice little pub minding my own business when this party of 6 people walked in and sat down at the table next to me. The group looked kind of odd. There was this woman with ...