Questions tagged [rebus]

A puzzle that uses images and/or text, where solving the puzzle requires examination of the components' attributes.

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Check my drawing skills!

I was never too good at drawing, but...if this is the case, there is a word associated with this bmp image. Find out which one. hint hint2 Hint3 Hint4
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Three riddles in one

Look at the conversation below Mary: Oh no! My ___________! John: _________ happened? Mary: I don't know! John: You're REACTing too much, EH? Clue 1: The answer is three words, but if ...
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The bus again, or is it a pen?

This image can be resolved to a single word. What am I? Images were taken from https://icons8.com/.
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Aha! So elegant!

The image below is made up by these 4 different things as you can see. The answer consists of 5 characters. What does it represent? Hint(related to image 1) Hint2(related to one of the remaining 3 ...
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The answer to this visual puzzle is a name

The answer to this visual puzzle is a name
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A unique rebus+

I'd call this a rebus+ (complexity, visual components, lateral thinking). The answer is a letter. Short story of the problem: I was happy, I felt I finally invented something solvable, easy, and ...
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Shower thoughts

What is the image below trying to say? $\hskip1in$
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Six word rebuses — one topic

Each of these six squares has a solution. Together, they fit under a single theme. Can you figure out all of the puzzles and name the theme?
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4 rebuses – 1 topic

The four pictures below refers to a word each. All four words come under the same topic. Can you identify all four words and the topic?
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A Range of Rebuses

In the Land of Rebuses, I found some paper, as well as a few images: Some of these have already been tackled here: 1 2 3 4 Any images were found on freesvg.org or drawn manually. The answers to ...
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Four unrelated rebuses

I've made rebuses #1-4 below, presumably from easiest to hardest. What phrase is each trying to say? First to solve all four gets the check mark! #1 #2 #3 #4 Note: the phrases are unrelated.
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What is the phrase represented by this rebus?

For those who don't know, a rebus is where words are represented by a picture and you try to figure what word or phrase the picture is trying to represent. What is the phrase above?
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A rebus for the morning

Need to complete the answer to this rebus soon or I'll be late for work! Hint:
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11 Harry Potter rebus puzzles which together spell a word

11 Harry Potter rebus puzzles. When you have solved them all, there is a word they are hiding. Hint:
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Twilight Zone (TOS) Visual Riddle #3

This puzzle suggests either an actor or a character from the original Twilight Zone. Last one for today.
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Twilight Zone (TOS) Visual Riddle #4

Moving along... same parameters as the previous puzzles.
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Twilight Zone (TOS) Visual Riddle #5

Who is this actress or character from The Twilight Zone TOS?
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Twilight Zone (TOS) Visual Riddle #6

Next riddle, wherein you guess the name of the actor or character suggested by the illustration.
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Twilight Zone (TOS) Visual Riddle #7

Once again... you know the drill.
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Another rebus for yer :D

What two-word phrase is represented here?
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A famous rebus puzzle

Given the pictures below, who am I? Answer with the significance of each picture
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Coffee time rebus riddle

Given the first picture as context, what does the second picture suggest?
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Many safes & a keypad - Rebus Puzzle

What is the image below trying to say?
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More rebus puzzles

Yet another rebus. I have a feeling this one will go quick. What is this picture trying to say? Edit: @Hugh solved this quickly so I'm adding two more that I imagine are a little more cryptic but ...
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It's?? A Rebus!

What is the image below trying to say?
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Poorly Painted Rebus (4) [duplicate]

What do I think about this picture? It's... The answer to this riddle is a common object, being, phrase, or idiom
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Poorly Painted Rebus (3) [duplicate]

This creature is a... The answer to this riddle is a common object, being, phrase, or idiom
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Poorly Painted Rebus (2) [duplicate]

This is a... The answer to this riddle is a common object, phrase, or idiom
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Poorly Painted Rebus (1) [duplicate]

What might we say about this person? The answer to this riddle is a common object, phrase, or idiom
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Numbers Brain Teaser

I've come across a strange brain teaser on one of those sheets with things like: (man overboard) So here's the puzzle: 0 - 20 10 - 3 14 - 29 96 - 72 1977 I've been trying to ...
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Flags and numbers point to an item of modern culture

Believe it or not, this rebus encodes the name of a well-known item of modern popular culture. Can you find out what it is? Hint #1:
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Celebrity picture rebus

It's an easy one, lets see who gets it the fastest. HINT:
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ma(c + n + s) =?

This is an original puzzle. It may require some specific knowledge, but nothing that can't be easily acquired. ma(c + n + s) = ? To steer you in the right direction, there are no acronyms involved....
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Revenge [cryptic] rebus puzzles

Enjoyed these did you? Felt they were a bit too easy? The rebuses are feeling bitter about their loss, and they will only concede defeat if you break their puzzle: Wait a second... they've sent a ...
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Organically Overhauling my Occupation

After secretly assassinating a wealthy doctor in the countryside, I found myself with surplus funds. Naturally, the best possible investment is investing in oneself, so I boarded a plane and went out ...
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An Ailing Assassin

Since moving to the countryside, I've taken up a side job as an assassin. While camping out with a doctor, they told me that I had contracted an illness. However, since I didn't take any money with me,...
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Piece de Resistance - King Deusovi, Flag this Blo*dy Post!

King Deusovi, Flag this Blo*dy Post! This puzzle is part of the "Piece de Resistance" series. Go back to Part 1 (Ace) for the story.Ace Two Three Four Five Six Seven Eight Nine Ten Queen King Jack ...
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Rebus puzzle - An awkward question

I'm from Scratch. We're planning on building the Scratch Space Academy. Many of my friends, such as Bi, Tri, Quadri, Penta, joined us too. When we got to the site, suddenly, a worker asked me an ...
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Guidelines or Theory for Rebus Creation?

I want to start the creation of educational rebuses for kids, the subjects are math, physics and languages. I have never done it before and would like learn how to create rebuses in general and for a ...
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Piece de Resistance - Seven Images Are Worth Digits

Seven Images Are Worth Digits This puzzle is part of the "Piece de Resistance" series. Go back to Part 1 (Ace) for the story.Ace Two Three Four Five Six Seven ... Another colourful piece of work, ...
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Quick rebus – Blink and you'll miss it!

The answer is the name of a place.
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Rebuses around the home

What words are being clued here? Can you find a household object not shown in any of the pictures?
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Piece de Resistance - Four Dots in a Line

Four - Dots in a Line This puzzle is part of the "Piece de Resistance" series. Go back to Part 1 (Ace) for the story.Ace Two Three Four Five ... Looking for the next challenge, you got rid of the ...
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Underworld Royalties

1. Mr. Edison's Travel Diaries From Liverpool, James Edison traveled to Valencia. After watching the scheduled match, he then traveled to Italia and then Amsterdam where he promised to return in ...
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Stella and the president's secret notes

Jason Trump, president of the Untitled Statues Association, has left a notebook containing presumably important information lying around on his desk. Stella, his nosy assistant, takes a look only to ...
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A picture is worth a million memories!

What does the above picture refer to? Hint:
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🍩🔔🔥Scrambled emoji tale⚛️🎶🛒 #2️⃣

Note: If the emoji charactres of this question and its answers are borked, doubtful and what you can see are mostly boxes (like □ or �), I took a screenshot for you. Here is a story. It has 12 parts ...
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Time for some proverbs!

Can you find these proverbs? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.
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What does “seeivgehnt” mean?

A few weeks earlier, I thought of this rebus: seeivgehnt and it could be interpreted as: What common phrase does it mean?

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