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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Regular Expressions

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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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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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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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❤️🐖🤯Scrambled emoji tale☠️💰😊 #1️⃣

Note: If the emoji charactres of this question and its answers are borked, doubtful and what you can see are mostly boxes (like □ or �), you could try to install this extension if you are using Chrome ...
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What do I use…?

What do I use…? Can you solve the rebus and decipher the code? Each group of four numbers represents a letter. YzNSaGJucGg=, then ...
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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?
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brand rebuses for you

I know you like rebuses, here are seven rebuses, each one is a brand to guess. Enjoy :)
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We all love a good rebus puzzle!

Guess the common theme and solve these rebus puzzles.
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Popular Song in a Rebus

If anyone has any tips on how to make future rebuses better, please tell me. Hopefully this doesn't take too long.
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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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The “One” Rebus

Here is a rebus. Can you solve it?
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Idioms, Idioms, and wait… More Idioms!

For this puzzle you have to find the English idiom in the rebus puzzles. I was inspired by this cool one about jokes, here!
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Deep in the forest… I see something:

I was walking in the forest and I saw something that caught my eye, since I don't want to tell anybody unworthy of knowing, I made a clue: 34faP If you can solve ...
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Epidemic, ahhhhhhhhhh!

A great plague has hit us, we don't know it's name. This image will help us find out: Although unlikely, this may be more useful: It was headline news from ...
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A Sunny, Funny Rebus

Taken together, the meaning of the images below lead to a message. What is it? 1. 2. Note: The author is not liable for headaches that arrive when trying to interpret this puzzle literally.
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A fairly simple rebus

Here's a fairly simple rebus - good luck!
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A stamp kingdom rebus

You may discover three members of which kingdom from the stamps?
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What can the word be…?

What can the word be…? Can you find out the solution to this puzzle? Explanation to second puzzle: Use an image editor to get the colors of the boxes in ...
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Help me solve rebus puzzle in brackets ( = 2:15 pm ) [closed]

I have figured out the 1st box which is basic: I Understand. What is the answer to the second box, circled in yellow? I am not sure if the circled 25 & 31 are part of the puzzle or just the ...
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Two easy rebus puzzles

Here are two easy, phrase, rebus puzzles
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Rebus this, Rebus that

Here are three medium difficulty, rebus puzzles,
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What city am I in?

What City Am I in? There's something with a
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Emoji Story - bad jokes edition

For devices that cannot display all the emoji, Android screenshots are included with each. ✊✊🚪😕❓👻👻❓🚫😢 ❓☠️💲🌽🦌👂 🚶‍♂️🚶‍♂️🍻🚶🦆 ❓6️⃣😱7️⃣7️⃣🍴9️⃣ ❓👃🚫📏👞 ❓❌🐈🐦🥕
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You must be THIS high to ride this puzzle!

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. What is this?
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What Famous Idiom Does This Small Code Snippet Represent?

Inspired by his previous discovery, the lazy software engineer decided to look for more interesting snippets in his company's code repository. After searching for a while, he found this one: ...
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What phrase does this program rebus represent?

A lazy software engineer was recently browsing over the source code in his company's code repository (Because he was bored of reading puzzles on Puzzling.SE) when he found the following source code: <...
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What's the theme here? (#3)

Here's another group of pictures with a common theme: 🔗 🔗
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My hardest rebus yet! Guess the theme and solve!

You must guess the common theme and then solve each rebus (no explanation required). Some might be very straightforward, but others require a little more thinking. Happy St. Patrick's Day, enjoy!
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A Brand New, Festive Rebus!

Here is a basic rebus with a common theme!
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Musical Rebus Challenge!

These rebuses are rebuses of songs. Most of them require lateral-thinking, however, some are clear cut logic. Give the name of the song, and the band/artist, plus the album (or single) and release ...
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What does this picture represent? [duplicate]

What does this picture represent in math?
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Super Fan Rebus!

This is a rebus I have made. I will accept partial answers, and I want to know the common theme. Some describe what something looks like, how it is spelled, and characteristics of that object. Enjoy :...
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Science related rebus wordplay, what is it?

Can anyone figure out what this rebus wordplay is? Doing a Google search will help you a lot, and is recommended, but reverse image search would be doing basically all the detective work for you, so ...
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What's the theme here? (#2)

Another group of pictures that have a theme: 🔗 1.-- 2.-- 3.-- 4.-- 5.-- 6.-- 7.-- 8.-- 9.-- 10.-- 11.-- 12.-- 13.-- HINTS:
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UCI Puzzle (Simple)

UCI Simple Rebus Puzzle depicted in the image below.
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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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Another Rebus! Guess the Common Theme and Solve!

I thought this would be a fun idea for a rebus, so I thought I would share! Some are easier than others, but D is definitely the hardest! Shoutout to Quantumtwinkie for helping with some of the clue ...
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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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What's the theme here?

What's the theme, including individual rationales? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8.
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Pokémon, Gotta Guess Them All!

Below are some "rebus" that lead to names of different Pokémons. However, here is the catch: The rebuses do not all explicitly lead to the name of Pokémons. The rebuses may be describing the Pokémon's ...
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Only True Pokemon Fans Will Be Able to Solve This!

Can you guess what these popular Pokemon are??
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Guess That Restaurant!

Can you guess these five popular restaurant names?
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Rebus of handwritten characters

What does the following image signify? It is hand-drawn in MS Paint so it may not be legible.
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A Game You Know

What game am I thinking of? Answers should contain the game's name and an explanation. I believe this is a medium difficulty rebus, let's see how fast you guys can solve it :)