Questions tagged [rebus]

A puzzle that uses images and/or text, where solving the puzzle requires examination of the components' attributes.

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A slightly rude rebus

I'm going to contribute to the rebus craze with one I invented some years ago. The picture itself is not suitable for work - view it directly here or view the revision history to see the image. ...
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A puzzling rebus puzzle

Solve the following rebus puzzle: DROPALME
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The Word Web of horror - Clue Twenty Two

<<---First clue <---Previous clue As you say the word, the floor starts rising. You are now able to reach the trapdoor. You push it open and climb out. You blink in surprise. You appear to ...
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A cartoon rebus

This is one of the many things I am bad at (amongst making up hard rebuses and thinking of creative ways to fill the character limit). What is it? *Note that the hand cartoon in the image doesn't ...
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A highly musical rebus

What does the following rebus represent? Dso0+ The answer, as the title implies, is something musical. Edit: I realized the capital S was causing confusion. It doesn't matter whether it's ...
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Munsterlander & Telomian - Rebus

Solve the following rebus: Munsterlander Telomian Whippet Terrier Foxhound Spaniel Sharpei
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Rebus - Who am I?

This is my first rebus, and I only mention that because I needed more characters. 0 false 1 = 2 Who am I? Hint: Hint 2:
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A mathematically strange rebus

What does the following rebus represent? $\lfloor cards \rfloor $ $+$ $\lceil cards \rceil $
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On to the Caribbean Islands!

This is a meta-puzzle. I will only confirm the answers to the sub-puzzles. Clues to words 1.Unending approval for males in a country (5) 2.Nobleman’s “Yes” for administrative region(6) 3.The ...
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What movie title does this represent?

Here's a rebus that involves no math skill, and is designed to be simple. What movie title is represented below?
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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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Only True Pokemon Fans Will Be Able to Solve This!

Can you guess what these popular Pokemon are??
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The Revenge of the Post-Christmas - Christmas Movie Rebuses

Rather enjoyed my first outing as a poser in Post-Christmas - Christmas Movie Rebuses so I have made some more. Hopefully these should be a little trickier! Deduce the three movies from the images. ...
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The tale of the fabulous rebus

A fairytale rebus with a not-at-all-fairytale solution: ...FAIRY ...WOLF ...DUCKLING
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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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An Untimely Rebus For Your Puzzlement

Now with eye-popping graphics! (Hey, it's my first rebus.) Text version: $$ \begin{matrix} light-speed & & & & here\\ & & ? & & \\ \end{matrix} $$
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Program rebus (VBA)

The code snippet below in VBA contains all the clues to find an old movie quote. Who said it, and in what movie? ...
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Alien program rebus

Given the following Java program: public class Alien { public static void main(String[] args) { home(); } } ...
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Find a clause from a visual Rebus

Find a clause from this visual Rebus. I think this time, my rebus is not too easy.
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Four Fun-derful Rebuses

This is an entry to the Fortnightly Topic Challenge #26: rebus. I've created a new kind of rebus for you! Let's try one together. An easy one, too: How simple, how simple! But come on, you're ...
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Initials, we are

Can you tell me what this sequence represents? (something very well-known)
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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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The Union Ain't Jack

Each line is a clue to a different word, take each of the n'th letters to get a final word that relates all the clues. Have a picture!
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a prime number behind a picture

Over the time people collect tons of characters in movies, songs and games. I'm sure you don't need to know all of them neither for the resulting prime number. Here are my first 2 hints. Yes, two, ...
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Rebus Puzzle - House Burning

My first rebus! This rebus is kind of difficult and is based on a weird property of English. HOUSE B U R N I N G while G N I N R U B
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What am I in this rebus?

0 ______________________ PhD BS AAS Solve this Rebus. See also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rebus
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Piece de Resistance - King Deusovi, Flag this Blo*dy Post!

King Deusovi, Flag this Blo*dy Post! This puzzle is part of the "Piece de Resistance" series. Go back to Part 1 (Ace) for the story.Ace Two Three Four Five Six Seven Eight Nine Ten Queen King Jack ...
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Who Am I? Born in NYC

Who am I? Hint:
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A mysterious disappearance - final part

(If you don't know my story by now here is part 1 and part 2) So you managed to figure out the threat and my reply. Well my story is nearly finished now, but there's one last part... I met Aaron ...
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The Puzzling Free-to-Play Escape Room, naturally!

An entry in Fortnightly Topic Challenge #50: Escape Rooms Without revealing too much, knowledge of geek culture and/or superb Google skills are required for this puzzle. Coming from an anime ...
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Criminal Jack is here to haunt

Solve This Rebus, the correct answer is an English phrase. JACK THE RI_ _ER All the best :)
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A rather simple rebus

I feel like this may be already out there somewhere, but I really did think this up on my own. What does this rebus puzzle mean? GO GO GO GO GO GO GO GO That's really it! No additional hints ...
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Rebus: written on many places

I have seen this (not the rebus, but what it represents) written on many places. Could you guess what it is and on where I may have seen it?
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The recursive reflection of this rebus may be too revealing

Is the following rebus too self-evident? iiib4 Hint:
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It could be disturbing

The following rebus is one that should be very familiar to a great number of people, but may require an unexpected thought process. $(\huge ma$$)\ \epsilon \ 1$ $\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ ...
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Is it fair to do this?

The following rebus regards something commonly done, in certain places; it's debatable as to whether or not this is a fair practice.
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Another Rebus puzzle

Solve the following rebus puzzle: I I I I I I I I I ___________ O O See also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rebus
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A tyoi rebus chalenge

See if you can solvr this rebus: tyoi Hint wich will help in most cases:
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What does this picture rebus represent?

What does this picture rebus represent?
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Rebus: Guess this movie

Another Simple Rebus. Guess this movie name
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Cryptic Rebuses Continued

Let me remind you, in case you haven’t read my previous puzzle, that a cryptic rebus is a rebus that has the form of a cryptic clue. That is to say, there are two parts to a cryptic rebus: a ...
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Cryptic Rebuses at the Zoo

Let me remind you, in case you haven’t read my previous puzzle, that a cryptic rebus is a rebus that has the form of a cryptic clue. That is to say, there are two parts to a cryptic rebus: a ...
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A famous rebus puzzle

Given the pictures below, who am I? Answer with the significance of each picture
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ANAGRAM in a REBUS

Given below is a picture. Find the word(s), and use it/them to find the name of a famous personality. Hint 1 Hint 2 Good Luck!
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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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What movie quote does this represent?

This describes the quote: ...
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What quote does this rebus represent?

The accepted answer will be the first to include the correct quote, the author, and explain each part of the rebus. Most importantly, have fun!
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Identify me from the pictures

I am a thing. I am helpful to everybody. Identify me from the following pictures. Hint:
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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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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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