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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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Pictogram using musical notation

Rebuses: they're music to my eyes.
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#4 Sheepish Rebus

Not trying to pull the wool over your eyes...
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Pictogram Teaser

These guys wish they could have what they symbolize...
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Using kids shows? How original!

Something most of us will not escape from. I've included the Knowledge tag since the character depicted above is not some creature I made up.
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Rebus #3 is pretty simple

No, this has zero to do with the sound you make when something's tasty...
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Another rebus for your brain aerobics

This is a saying from an ancient book (a saying Scrooge probably hated, prior to his turn-about):
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Is This Gonna Be Another Rebus?

Gonna Try another Rebus puzzle just for fun 1. 2. 3.
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Some things are best said in plain language instead of mathematical notation!

Back then in 2013 when I was participating in International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI), I was stumbled on the puzzles on their newsletters. Even until now, I'm pretty clueless for these. Here are ...
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First attempt at a rebus

See if you can decipher this image:
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First Try On A Rebus Puzzle

1. +the other word for 2. + The middle of 3. + Hint :
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Ready, Set, Deathmatch

But can you survive the '_ _ _ _ _ ?
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Zeebus Puzzle #2

Below is a rebus puzzle for you to solve:
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Zeebus Puzzle #1

Below is a rebus puzzle for you to solve:
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My teacher gave me a puzzle one day

I told my teacher that I liked riddles and puzzles. As a matter of fact, I introduced him to the Puzzling Stack Exchange! Then, he got a sheet of paper, asked for a pen, and when he found one (I didn'...
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Bird is NOT the word!

I can't get into my computer. It's password protected, you see, and I got hit by a cement truck this morning in front of the Compound Word Store. Luckily, I have this nifty cheat sheet. It was ...
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Little Pictures: Charlie's Lunch Edition

Charlie was at school- middle school, to be exact. He had begun to chat with others his age, and was starting to make some friends. In particular, he had found a female friend, which made him very ...
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Little Pictures

Today I've decided to make puzzles using images because that's easier for me to do than think of a sub-par riddle. A note about these: no, they do not necessarily pertain to a famous saying. Rather, ...
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What is the hidden phrase for this bottle cap?

I've recently come across some Lions Head Brewery beer, and under each of the bottle caps is a visual word puzzle. Using the pictures and characters on the cap, it creates some sort of phrase. For ...
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Can you solve this rebus puzzle 2?

Two separate words. Can you solve it?
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Can you solve this rebus puzzle 1?

....................................................... ............................................... Can you solve it?
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What's the theme here? (#2)

Another group of pictures that have a theme: ๐Ÿ”— 1.-- 2.-- 3.-- 4.-- 5.-- 6.-- 7.-- 8.-- 9.-- 10.-- 11.-- 12.-- 13.-- HINTS:
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What's the theme here? (#3)

Here's another group of pictures with a common theme: ๐Ÿ”— ๐Ÿ”—
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Some Rebus puzzles

So a rebus puzzle is basically where you have to work out the 'hidden' meaning. For example would be So I've made 6 puzzles for you to enjoy :) Good luck! Part II and III
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Regular Expressions

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Where should you go? The Mysterious Disappearances (Part 1)

It is a lovely Monday afternoon, when you, Detective Ashmolean, are given a new case. Kids have been disappearing all over town, and it is your job to find the kids and arrest the kidnapper. All of ...
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My Grandfather's Final Message

As my grandfather reached the end of his long and satisfying life, I sat by his bedside and asked him what advice he could give me to help me in my own. Unable to speak, he pointed to his bedside ...
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Some band/musician rebuses

Here's a bunch of rebuses for you. Each represents a band or a musician. Hope you'll enjoy :) 1) 2) 3) 4)
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Mathematical Rebus III

Mathematical Rebus I Mathematical Rebus II Small note on the first image: Hint 1 for the squares image: Hint 2 for the squares image: Hint 3 for the squares image (alternative image that should ...
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A Trademarkedโ„ข pack of rebuses

Here is a pack of rebuses: Eack of the above rebuses represents a famous brand/company. The relation between a rebus and the brand it represent vary from rebus to rebus (some rebuses relate in a way ...
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Cryptic clue: Are you bowled over by this beauty?

Can you solve the following cryptic clue? ...... (6) Hint 1: Hint 2: Hint 3:
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Help me with this rebus puzzle

I don't know what this is. Can anyone help me? It's for a raffle at work. I got the "I Think" part but I am stuck on the rest. Thanks in advance!
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RIDDÅL - another unfinished flat-pack puzzle

This is an entry to the 19th Fortnightly topic challenge Yesterday I got a package in the mail. Attached to its top was a letter: Dear Alconja, That's strange, I thought... Must have gone to the ...
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Somebody's opus, if not mine

My coworkers and and I were talking about a specific person the other day. Who were we talking about?
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Video game puzzle

Each line of the puzzle is a different clue which refers to a different game. Once you've solved each clue take the first letter of the game and find the hidden message. Man called jon hates ...
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What are the common forms of these sentences?

What are the common forms of these sentences? Those with greater vertical displacement, achieve more damaging impact upon losing all of their gravitational potential energy. Question|noitseuQ ...
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โค๏ธ🐖🤯Scrambled emoji taleโ˜ ๏ธ💰😊 #1๏ธโƒฃ

Note: If the emoji charactres of this question and its answers are borked, doubtful and what you can see are mostly boxes (like โ–ก or ๏ฟฝ), you could try to install this extension if you are using Chrome ...
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Simple Emoji Rebus

Each emoji represents a word or set of words. This should be fairly easy to get.
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Emoji Story, The First

A story told through emoji. Could be a book, show, movie, or some other kind of story. Can you figure out what story is depicted below? โš—๐Ÿ˜ต๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿš๐Ÿ•ด๐Ÿค–๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿ’ฅ๐Ÿ‘พโ“๐Ÿฒโšก๐Ÿฒ๐Ÿ“จโœ”๐ŸŒฉ๐ŸŒŠ๐Ÿšณ๐ŸŠ๐Ÿšฃ๐ŸŒŠ๐Ÿข๐ŸŒ€๐Ÿฐ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ‘พโš”๐Ÿš€๐Ÿ˜บ๐Ÿ’‰โš—๐ŸŸโš”๏ฟฝ...
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Eleanor's Emoji Story

A story told through emoji. Could be a book, show, movie, or some other kind of story. Can you figure out what story is depicted below? Text version: ๐Ÿ‘€๐Ÿšป๐Ÿ‘€๐Ÿšป๐Ÿ‘ต๐Ÿš๐Ÿ’’๐Ÿ˜ด๐Ÿ˜ณ๐Ÿ“ฅ๐Ÿถ๐Ÿšชโ“๐Ÿšปโ“๐ŸŒŽ๐Ÿšป๐Ÿ—บโ›ช๐Ÿ‘จโœ’๐Ÿ“ƒ๐Ÿ”•๐Ÿ‘€๐Ÿ‘ท๏ฟฝ...
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Emojiture Challenge

This is the first question for the new Fortnightly Topic Challenge #5: Literature. My inspiration source was a TV show. I wanted to read some books during holidays, so a friend sent me a list of some ...
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Headbanging Emojis

Maybe you remember my emoji loving friend. To make it short, he heard about the current music challenge and sent me this (click for bigger version): (Emoji art supplied by Emoji One.)
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Emoji Story - bad jokes edition

For devices that cannot display all the emoji, Android screenshots are included with each. โœŠโœŠ๐Ÿšช๐Ÿ˜•โ“๐Ÿ‘ป๐Ÿ‘ปโ“๐Ÿšซ๐Ÿ˜ข โ“โ˜ ๏ธ๐Ÿ’ฒ๐ŸŒฝ๐ŸฆŒ๐Ÿ‘‚ ๐Ÿšถโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿšถโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿป๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿฆ† โ“6๏ธโƒฃ๐Ÿ˜ฑ7๏ธโƒฃ7๏ธโƒฃ๐Ÿด9๏ธโƒฃ โ“๐Ÿ‘ƒ๐Ÿšซ๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ‘ž โ“โŒ๐Ÿˆ๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿฅ•
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What is this rebus?

What can this rebus be translated to? goodgood memememe Hint: The answer is a phrase.
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A rocking rebus. Find the song!

What is the meaning of this strange rebus? The solution is the name of a song, and the title may help to narrow the scope just a little further.
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High and low rebus

What may the following represent? $\large\underline{US}$ $\large01100111$ $\large00\Large\color{green}\bullet$ The 3 rebuses give 3 proper nouns. They are in alphabetical and ...
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Only True Pokemon Fans Will Be Able to Solve This! [2nd Edition]

How well do you know these popular Pokemon across several generations??? Some of them might be easier and others harder, but the important thing is that you have fun! Enjoy!
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I've never done a rebus before

Each box contains a rebus with a space before the next box, boxes are read left to right top to bottom
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Rebus with a Twist

There is an 8-letter word hidden in this rebus. The rebus is a riddle. What is the 8 letter word? EDIT: THAW should be TAHW, sorry 'bout that
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What word is this?

Can someone guess what the word is using the pictures as clues: It is only one word
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The “Letter U” Rebus

Here is a rebus I thought of again. Can you solve it?