Questions tagged [rebus]

A puzzle that is portrayed using images and/or text, where solving the puzzle requires examination of the components' attributes (for instance, word position or color) or meanings (for instance, the name of a depicted item, or mathematical symbols to indicate operations on words or letters).

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Do you all like rebus?

Pretty easy puzzle, this is. Yes, hmmm.
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My first rebus!(Inspired by Wordster)

This is my first rebus. Inspired by Wordster!
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Can you tell me what this drawing is? (Rebus)

This will be my first Rebus attempt, so hopefully it's not too easy (or too difficult because of the crappy drawing). Hint:
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Riley Rebus #2 Coming Up!

Another Riley Rebus since the last one went quite well Hint : Extra Hint : More Hints :
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A calculation error made a rebus

What does this little rebus mean?  14   0 Is fourteen wrong or what? EDIT: OK, there have been way too many answers, only a few having some reasonable match with the rebus. ...
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Two Eyes Are Actually Open

Apparently @El-Guest is good at solving rebus puzzles... oh, we'll see... Here is another rebus puzzle I drew... but a little different. Ugh, it is a bad photo. It has some stains on it, and a ...
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A simple 'treebus'

This is a simple rebus, just the one picture: shiloutette from http://getdrawings.com/live-oak-tree-silhouette#live-oak-tree-silhouette-12.jpg
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$1 = \rm Square. 2 =\:?$

Inspired by @R.D's quick rebus puzzle. Make sure to check that out if you haven't already! Here is a Rebus Puzzle I made. Hope you enjoy! And I hope it isn't too easy... Also, the title is a clue. ...
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Robert was a wise man, can you solve his riddle?

Can you decipher the musical instruments represented below? P O BA BA ECLART @ # $ % Unfortunately this isn't one of my original creations. I will provide a link to where I found it from after the ...
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What have I done here?

I have a bad habit of lurking around and answering other riddles without offering my own. So here is my first attempt the break the tradition, a simple rebus puzzle if you will. It just might be too ...
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Zeebus Puzzle #6

Walkers beware! You may not want to take a shot at this one...
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A quick rebus puzzle

This riddle depends on the colour of the pictures. So it is not friendly for colourblind people. All inconveniences are regretted A simple one this time. No hidden meaning or clues. Let's see how ...
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Everyone Will Like This For Sure!

1. 2. Note : The title is a hint for number 1 only
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A “pistol” rebus

Here's a rebus. I'm looking for a phrase.
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Hoping rebus #27 isn't boring

Either the singular or the plural is an acceptable answer.
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Zeebus Puzzle #5

Going back in time for this one. Us old folks should get it pretty easily ;)
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Revrebuseserse!

Inspired by this rebus puzzle and this Riley puzzle, I went out to look for some more rebuses online (backward ones, at least)... and that's when I found the following rebus puzzle. This is not mine, ...
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Rebus #26 awaits your meticulous dissection

For folks who don't care much for dotting their i's and crossing their t's, this can be a stumbling block:
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Rebus #25 needs your scrutiny

Some animals are more clever than others... 1-word singular noun Here's a clue for part of a famous example of the rebus image:
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Piping up with rebus # 24

This is a 1-word verb, much shunned by messy folk.
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Time for rebus # 23

This is a very common 4-word phrase:
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See if you can wrap your head around rebus # 24

The title gives you a bit of a clue...
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Zeebus Puzzle #4

Take a look at the puzzle below, and take a guess at what it shows...
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First attempt at Rebus

The answer is one word, 6 letters.
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Parrot Rebus redux

This is a slightly modified thing I remember from a line drawing in a book years ago. Well-known phrase. Hint another hint
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A greasy Rebus!

A short Rebus I just came up with.
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Rebus Puzzles Everywhere!

Looking for a phrase in this puzzle :) Extra hint :
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A short rebus comes here

Here is a short rebus that I just created. Let's see if you can solve it. Hint
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Another Rebus Puzzle By Me!

Just gonna make another Rebus Puzzle :) Looking for a phrase here!
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Puzzles + Rebus Equals… Well Rebuses… Also Wordplay: Chemical Compounds (And Biology)

Here are some more rebuses. Some also have some word play! These three are just for people's enjoyment. I will accept partial answers.
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Rebus #14 marches on the scene

This word cracks me up, because it seems like an oxymoron!
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My second rebus is only half

This is the second rebus I have created: I hope you like it! It is one word.
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Rebus #22 needs decoding

This is a double puzzle: first, you've got to figure out the kenning (2 words); then you've got to interpret what the kenning means (1 word noun). An example of a kenning is bookworm for voracious ...
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Rebus #21 needs unlocking

This is a 1-word singular noun.
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Rebus #20 is ready for your solution

This is one word that can be a noun or a verb.
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Rebus #19 is here

I'd rather play it or listen to it. ;) EDIT: This is an expression, not a word.
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Rebus #18 was in a hurry to get posted

This one might drive you up a wall... ;)
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Rebus #17 Needs Deciphering

Clean freaks are keen on this property:
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Rebus #16 is a cousin to a previous one

You can get a hint of what this one is from this one.
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Rebus #15 is a bilingual one

This is the French spelling of an English word.
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What is this rebus or phrase saying?

The rebus is in the image below. Hope you will find it out. Puzzle source (link contains solution).
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Rebus #13 for brain gymnastics

Giving speeches isn't as fun as making rebuses.
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Twelfth rebus to exercise your brain on

I think it would be a blast to get paid for creating rebuses!
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Chew on this, Wordster!

A teacher might this if a student does this during class:
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This makes eleven rebuses

Creating rebuses can make a person feel this way.
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Good rebuses come in nines

A teacher might do this if a student is making rebuses during class.
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Shell [sic] we post rebus #8?

It's ironic that the word in question contradicts the images.
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Making rebuses is addictive

This is a one-word literary term.
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Here's pictogram #8

Not enough of these and we're in trouble!
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This cat can see you

Since rebus puzzles are starting to pick up again and I love them, here's one! Added a few more images to make more sense :)