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Rebuses with an unknown symbol

Each picture features the same unknown symbol. What does it mean? Where would you place it fit in the final answer?
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To solve a simple heist

It happened by chance really. I was walking out from the bank when a man ran into me while rushing out. During our collision a piece of paper fell from his pocket. I quickly picked it up and tried to ...
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What is this famous quote?

What famous quote is portrayed by the rebus below? The accepted answer will correctly explain every part.
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Cryptic Rebuses Hit the Books

In order to learn more about Emily Dickinson and T. S. Eliot, who made cameos here and here, cryptic rebuses are going to the library. If you're unsure how cryptic rebuses work, you may want to check ...
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A stamp kingdom rebus

You may discover three members of which kingdom from the stamps?
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The next movie in this series is..?

Here is a series of movies that have something in common other than being thoroughly entertaining. Find the next movie in this series.
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Yet Another Simple Rebus

Try to solve this simple rebus. It's too simple and hope will be answered within an hour or two. If not, will add hints. :)
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A rebus to 'Play' with

First crack at rebus (Suggestions are welcome)
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Elle Rend Le Coeur Plus Amoureux

"Protected... Always... Semimetal" I woke - I think - with those words in my mouth. I was in an odd state of mind and the words tasted strange in my mouth. I was not speaking a language of my country ...
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The Case of the Missing Rebus

A rebus has gone missing.   What rebus, and under which $~\boxed{\sf~ \raise{.5ex}\underline\quad \, ? ~\raise{.1ex}\strut}$ ? $$ \color{#274}{\boxed{ \quad \begin{matrix} ...
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Better than Rembrandt

This puzzle is part 13 of Gladys' journey across the globe. Each part can be solved independently. Nevertheless, if you are new to the series, feel free to start at the beginning: Introducing Gladys. ...
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Rad Enigma Based Upon Sketches

The answer to this puzzle is what this puzzle is missing, besides well drawn pictures
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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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Young said it is here to stay

Here is an easy rebus: Can you find what it is about?
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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 ...
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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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Music-Related Rebus puzzle

This is a music-related rebus puzzle, for the fortnight challenge of mixing unconventional tags, hence this music rebus. What famous quote from a movie is suggested in the above rebus?
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She has a unique personality

Each square is one word, and each row also has a one-word answer. The final answer is what I tell everyone whenever my sister is coming to town. #1 Image credits: 1. Mickayyy, CC BY-SA 4.0; ...
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A Historical Event

What historical event does the following rebus represent? $$ \therefore \forall A, B: (A \cap B = \emptyset) \implies (A \neq B) $$ Hint:
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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? βš—πŸ˜΅πŸ’₯πŸ”₯πŸšπŸ•΄πŸ€–πŸ’ͺπŸ’₯πŸ‘Ύβ“πŸ²βš‘πŸ²πŸ“¨βœ”πŸŒ©πŸŒŠπŸš³πŸŠπŸš£πŸŒŠπŸ’πŸŒ€πŸ°πŸŽ‰πŸ‘Ύβš”πŸš€πŸ˜ΊπŸ’‰βš—πŸŸβš”οΏ½...
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“sprinG summEr autumN winTer” - what does this mean?

sprinG summEr autumN winTer Does anyone know what this means?
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Can you tell what the mouse says I like to do in my spare time?

There's something I've been doing a lot lately, and I've finished it multiple times now. Each time is different, which is awesome! I've decided to create an easy rebus about it. Can you figure out ...
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Rebus puzzle “cancelled”

I have a rebus puzzle I can't figure out. The word "Cancelled" is written with the "CAN" angled downwards and the "CELLED" angled upwards : D E L ...
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An abundance of one-line Rebus puzzles

Solve the following ten one-line Rebus puzzles: AGE BUT marri Ag e wWoOlOfL "24 Hours" TRADI$~$ TION HEAD ACHE WHEATHER SGEG TOSYOBSYOBWN ALL world
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What are my friends' names? (A visual puzzle)

While messing around at one evening, I made six small drawings, one for each friend of mine. My drawings were made to be very specific: Taking the action or object represented in any of them, you can ...
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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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What can be the meaning of a word and a number?

StandΒ Β Β Β Β  -Β -Β -Β -Β -Β - 0_2345 Given above is a block that contains a word "stand" and a number "0_2345". What does the block say?
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A sneak peek at July, 2034

This calendar page contains all the rebuses you’ll need to help prepare for July, 2034. Saying that reputedly evolved from a Welsh nursery rhyme Saying that is also in a pop song’s lyrics ...
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What does “T_RN” mean?

Take a look at these letters and tell me what it means. "T_RN" It's a bit of a brainteaser. So think outside of the box to get the answer.
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Zeebus Puzzle #10

My dreaming took a turn towards nostalgia last night...
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Post-Christmas - Christmas Movie Rebuses

You wait all holidays for a Christmas movie rebus and three come along at once! Can you deduce the films from the images? If you enjoyed these, there are some trickier ones here: The Revenge of ...
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A Brand New, Festive Rebus!

Here is a basic rebus with a common theme!
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Solution Is Clearly An Image

As the title suggests, the answer is an image. More specifically, you have to find the 7 character long imgur ID for the image: imgur.com/β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘β–‘ Each character can be any letter A-Z (case-sensitive)...
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Is there room on the code “rebus” bandwagon for one more?

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Name the Book / Movie / Show

What book / movie / show does the following refer to? 👍 {F52C090C-D3BE-48EA-AE49-6BCCF449A561}2.718 2 Winter Street
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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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Mostly By Way of Emphasis

Here's a simple one (clue in the title):
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CaIendar Rebuses

Here are some caIendar-styIe rebuses. The tags are the hint. $\dfrac{\mathrm{MAY}}{\sf\begin{array}{|c|c|c|c|c|c|c|}\sf Sun& \sf Mon&\sf Tue&\sf Wed&\sf Thu&\sf Fri&\sf Sat\\...
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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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A super smart rebus

This rebus describes exactly just how smart I am.
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Some Time of Year Rebuses

These are probably incredibly easy, but have fun!! 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7)
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What can this rebus solve? How can this rebus be solved?

This is my first rebus, constructive suggestions are welcome. Enjoy! Mistake: the diagonal of the green circle on the right should be from the top right to the bottom left instead of from the top ...
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Protip: Don't leave your computer unlocked during a guess-the-song challenge

Me and my buddy, Jim, were playing a guess-the-song challenge. Of course, I was winning. (Don't tell him I said that!) After he left, I looked at my computer, and saw this written in gedit: ...
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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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PEBMSRMEE (all four)

Determine the two-part 14-letter answer by looking at these images below. Please try to figure out as much as possible before posting partials. Good luck! HINT:
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Is there a mistake in this vast rebus?

They say a picture is worth a thousand words; that may be a slight exaggeration in this case, but the words in this case are timeless. I present to you a puzzle which is quite simple (albeit large) ...
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Answer is three words forming a phrase (3rd of a rebus series)

Find those three words which form a phrase. Edit: I think there are many interpretations of the last square, so this is some more piece of information: Open piece of information (so the puzzle ...
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Some more rebus puzzles

I have some more Rebus puzzles: Seeing how the first lot were a bit easy I decided to make these a bit harder. Good luck! HINT FOR 3: Hint for 3 and 4: Next lot: Even more rebus puzzles!
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Rebus: Shanghai

I didn't write this rebus but I like it so I'm sharing it. Image form: Text form: J K 10 Q A
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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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