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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Riley Rebus in three parts

Work out what each image refers to, then combine them to make up another word. What is that word? Prefix: Infix: Suffix:
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A new simple rebus

A simple rebus for the community to solve. Good luck and I hope you enjoy! $+$
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Riley Rebus Is Back!

Prefix + Infix + Suffix : TO CLARIFY : The answer consists of only 1 word The 3 pictures each represent the prefix, infix, and suffix of the word respectively
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What is the answer to this rebus puzzle “IM IM”

The answer is related to drugs and we cannot seem to solve it. It is simply IM IM
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Once again, another Linux movie quote!

Because I can't get off this linux movie quote train, here is another one! Can you find the famous movie quote hidden in this linux block? ...
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A Mass of Three

Hint 1 The answer is a big hint for Which family member doesn't belong?
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Yet another movie line on the Linux terminal

What famous quote does the following terminal session refer to? $ ps -o ppid= -p $u 28342 $ echo $$ 28342
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Yet another movie quote hidden in Linux

Inspired by this question and this question, can you guess the famous movie quote hidden in this Linux block? ...
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Another Linux movie command

Inspired by this question, here's another Linux command representing a famous line: cp -a ~she ~ Which line is it?
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Chuck Norris vs. This Question

public var c: = Infinity; public var w:Array = [,<...
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Picture-word puzzle [closed]

Couldn't figure this one out for the life of me.
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Rebus puzzle for 4th grade

I cannot figure this out. I thought it might be raindrops are falling on my head?
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Zeebus Puzzle #9

C:\>solve for/rebus Get with the program...singularity is near.
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Lucky bottle cap #32 series 1

use the symbols on the bottle cap to complete this word or phrase. picture is from www.riddles.com
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It’s hidden, but there

Sorry, I’m really really bad at drawing, but I managed to somehow draw this rebus: (My friend posted this a minute ago, then deleted it because he forgot that we agreed that I’m going to be posting ...
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Zeebus Puzzle #8

Don't be spook'ed by the math signs, For they're the key to find the line...
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A Musical Rebus

So I've never made a rebus puzzle before and I figure I'll give it a try! I hope you all enjoy it! Can you name the song? Edit: Sorry, I used the wrong image. I've corrected it.
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A natural system of equations

What goes in the question mark? (Same for both equations). It is something very well-known. Hint:
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Gonna need a calculator

What am I going to be doing with this? Hint:
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Special Riley Rebus #4 Is Now Here

Prefix : Answer is only 1 word and it consists of only 8 letters
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My third rebus you probably see every day

I was to lazy to draw it myself, so I got my friend to draw it for me:
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Zeebus Puzzle #7

Time for another rebus puzzle...break a leg! Hint #1: Hint #2: Hint #3:
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I’m gonna get drunk with this

My first Riley rebus, and just general rebus. Hope you enjoy!
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Riley Rebus is a calm man

Prefix + Infix + Suffix I will post hints as time goes on. Hint 1: Hint 2: Hint 3: Hint 4: Hint 5:
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Shouldn't it be “A bear pretending to be a human”?

Inspired by this amazing puzzle, this rebus puzzle, and this number puzzle, I create my first simple rebus: $(4, 2, 2) $ The answer is $4/(2+2)$ word consists of $4+2+2$ letters Hint 1 Hint 2 ...
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Do you all like rebus?

Pretty easy puzzle, this is. Yes, hmmm.
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That's a lot of work… or not?

Answer the following clues to find a word (or 2 in the case of the 3rd) and find the common theme connecting the answers: Jack of all My prefix makes you miss school While my infix is one ...
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Looking For Riley Rebus #3? It's Right Here!

This the part 3 of the Riley Rebus series. Be sure to check out part 2 and part 1 Prefix + Infix + Suffix : To Clarify : The answer is only 1 word Hint : Additional Small Hint : Another ...
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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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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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A Riley Rebus As Suggested By Duck

This is gonna be a Riley rebus suggested by @Duck (Thanks) Be sure to check out some of his great riddles and puzzles like this and this :D Note : I will probably (Definitely) post another one of ...
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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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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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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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Zeebus Puzzle #6

Walkers beware! You may not want to take a shot at this one...
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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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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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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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Hoping rebus #27 isn't boring

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

Going back in time for this one. Us old folks should get it pretty easily ;)
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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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See if you can wrap your head around rebus # 24

The title gives you a bit of a clue...
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Time for rebus # 23

This is a very common 4-word phrase:
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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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A greasy Rebus!

A short Rebus I just came up with.