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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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The Gods Are Word-Crazy: Condensed and Corrected

A secret word that Hera found Pan scattered, just for fun. Your quest: restore the severed parts Then celebrate. You're done. But should you seek the letters here By Zeus, you'll not get one!
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Riddle - what is the word? I am a similar of the answer

What is the answer and why? I am a similar of the answer, A jumbled flower atom, plus 14, I am a muddled, missing alliance, My answer is an answer, a mix. What word am I?
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05132: Some off facing?

You open a file and see the following codes. What do they mean? ...
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Can you solve this devilish Junior Jumble?

In the game Undertale, there is a character named Papyrus who believes that the Jumble puzzle is much harder than the daily crossword. Help prove him right by trying to solve this brainteaser:
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What Britney Spears is famous for

And an even longer clue: tolerating a look at her belly.
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What kind of question is this?

Together I am four and five. Apart, am I four or five? Often I am written one or one. Confused, I may be payments for a bard, antique hearing-aids, the price of gas, brightly-burning fat, a damned ...
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Can you detect the pattern?

Read the title and identify Airtight ace has, our "helicopter". Cold manner hydra, implore "phi" law. A only hardcore nut, he shook Mr. cell's. Loathe "big" geezer, a Lonely Myth's. Soon "sign" ...
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In the news this month, September 2015

I have an IDEA for a puzzle. I think I'll add two letters. But am I a puzzle about a recent discovery? Or a very old conquest, newly recoined? The news would tell you both of these are very new and ...
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Crossword With Friends

So I recently created a crossword for you guys, but I misplaced everything except my list of words! Being too busy working on movie-related puzzles to recreate it, I asked some help from my friends (...
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Well-known quotations

Continuing the Movie theme, can you unravel the well-known quotes below? I would encourage teamwork with this one. ...
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Anagram Sentences

For each of the below sentences, find a set of anagrams that can fill in the blanks to form a coherent, grammatically correct sentence. See the example below if you don't understand. I won't provide ...
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Longest sentence where all words are anagrams of each other

Won, now own. Rules: A “word” is an entry on dictionary.com. A “sentence” is any text that is grammatically correct, has a complete meaning in the English language, starts with a capital letter and ...
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A 3 letter word whose permutations are words

When you rearrange the letters in the word "NO" in all possible ways you have NO ON These are both English dictionary words. Are there any 3 letter words where all 6 of the 3 letter permutations of ...
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A set for which the majority have a common theme

Sometimes it's fun to be a little too literal. The family being pushed repeatedly. The reach of a ring. Electricity of darkness. The gradual destruction of transportation. Unable to marry alone. Some ...
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Anagram chains - What is the common property in each?

This puzzle is about solving anagram-chains. To start, let's first define what an anagram-chain is: An anagram-chain consists of multiple anagrams stitched together into a long letter-list. ...
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Dissecting Africa

A straightforward puzzle for the patient. There are no tricks or decryptions needed. The task is 'simple' albeit potentially challenging (and maybe time-consuming). The goal Dissect the Africa-...
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pairs of anagrams where the two words sound and look very different

This is a question about pairs of anagrams capable of flavouring puzzles as memorable and surprising because the two words are so different. One of my favourite such pairs is chesty and scythe. These ...
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Growing anagrams - What is the longest possible list forming a sentence?

This is a challenge for word-puzzle lovers. It might be a bit more of a game than a puzzle, but I think it is not limitless in it's answers, so a final answer could be found (eventually). What is ...
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Murder of the President - Part 6

This is Part 6 of the Murder of the President brainteaser/riddle series. If you have not already, check out the answers for Murder of the President - Part 1 posted by Nit Murder of the President - ...
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How to solve 5-10 letter anagrams (without a computer or electronics)?

How can I solve 5-10 letter anagrams without a computer or electronics? I was playing the Word Scramble category in the game Quiz Up and found it complicated, only in some parts. At home, I used an ...

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