Questions tagged [rhyme]

A problem or riddle written in rhyme for an artistic twist.

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A Puzzling Easter Egg Hunt

What follows here is a little Easter Egg hunt I've pulled together for you all this year. Ultimately, you need to discover a single word of four letters in length which will be revealed by the puzzle ...
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I go to (and I am in) many places

I go to (and I am in) many places I know (and have) different faces You may think about me every day You may even need me to keep sane I live around rockets in outer space I am often talked about ...
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If you see me, I may be tied up

If you see me, I may be tied up. And if you need me, you may want me around a pup. If you're suicidal, I might be adorned. And if I touch you, you might become burned. I'm associated with licorice, ...
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My Prefix is the word I want. What am I

My Prefix is the word I want while it's an abbreviation My Infix is a negative that sounds like it has passion My suffix are two seperate words, which can describe the look. But users will not read ...
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It's not sunrise or sunset riddle

I hold the brightest of bright in a place with low light AND I am a place with low light that is not the night. What am I? Edit: The site wouldn't let me post the original version because it is not ...
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The Tale of Two Teams

A proverb and a myth, I will tell you a tale of two teams. I saw them last night in my dreams. The one team was sleeker, but started much weaker, The other was strong from the start. Yes, the other ...
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An Anime Affix Riddle

An entry in Fortnightly Topic Challenge #48: Unusual tag mix My prefix hosted* talk to beat a killer from within. My infix works for former bandit, shooting with their twin. My suffix can be found in ...
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As Slaughter Crept unto the Sheep

Turn in my lord! Turn in my lord! But water I cannot afford. Some milk is best at your request. Now hide you and get you some rest. But as he sleep, to him she creep, As slaughter crept unto the ...
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The Abysmal King

What was the king's name (missing from the riddle), but more interestingly, what was the king trying to hide? Slay me now, and take a solemn vow, Men can't say I might have died this way, Thrust ...
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They Couldn't Sit Down 'Till They Got It Out of Town

What are the missing words, but most importantly, what is "it"? They couldn't sit down 'till they got it out of town To send it back was nice, But who'd have bet the odds, They'd send it ...
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A borrower but not a lender be, I'm not a bank or university

From me you can borrow, but only for a while. You've got to give it back or you'll pay a debt. I won't borrow from you, that's not my style. But you can give to me and some money you'll get. I'm ...
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In the sea or in the sky

In the sea or in the sky Sometimes also in your eye. Melancholy feels like me But energy I have plenty. Into me you have vanished Out of me you're astonished What am I?
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A Conflicted Riley Riddle

My infix will give you a name My suffix will help you with pain My prefix will make you frown My whole will let you down What am I?
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When you go fast

When you go, I may show. You fear me. I'll blast if you're fast. You'll hear me. You'll get a balloon and very soon, someone will come and clear me. Who am I? Hint:
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Don't close me, I'm dangerous

I haven't written a riddle in a while, and my New Year's resolution is "make more puzzles," so here is a quick little riddle for you! Dragon or demon, locked in its pen, But without even ...
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Don't steal from Riley, or there will be suffering

Steal my prefix and the end is here. Steal my suffix and the end is near. Steal my infix and there will be fear. Steal my whole and lose your dear.
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My prefix is the ruler of all our lives

My prefix is the ruler of all our lives. My suffix hints us thrashing knives. My infix before the fire was a cane. My whole pretends that it's insane.
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Christmas is over, the demon will soon arise

There's this little helpless creature that would fear, how Christmas is over and coming is a new year. For a demon horned creature would shortly arise, to take the little creature's home, despite its ...
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It's Christmas day, I have a gift just for you

It's Christmas day, I have a gift just for you, if you figure out what it is, and here's a clue: The gift is virtual, but as it's green like cash, some say it has value, others say it's trash.
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My prefix proved a girl's rank

My prefix proved a girl's rank. My infix receives your thanks. My suffix is grey and healthy. My whole brags the wealthy.
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A rhyming riddle which rhymes

This is a type of puzzle, Where you don't need any muscle, Or you don't need to strain, Just use your brain. But if you still strain, You will do no gain. That was Hint 1, Hope you find it fun. Use ...
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What you need to say gets stepped on everyday

My prefix lets you drop without delay. My infix forms what you need to say. My suffix gives equality in every way. My whole gets stepped on everyday.
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What game am I looking for?

Normally a nuke is delivered by missile or plane But not this time, as it was on a train Like a mirage, a mushroom in the sky Overpassing the clouds, so high I begin to experience vertigo Witnessing ...
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You Do the Gallbladder, I'll Take the Appendix

Enclosure enclosing some music that’s acted. Another with snitch fore and aft is a note. A bird sound for every dinner extracted. Collaborate. Solve it. You’re done? Now upvote! The answer is a ...
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Don't steal from the Riley community

Steal my prefix and I'll belong. Steal my infix and I'll be heavy. Steal my suffix and I'll be strong. Steal my whole and I'll be gone. Leave me be, for I am a community.
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Ever notice those dangerous hollow eyes staring at you?

I have two eyes and one mouth, both my eyes are hallowed out. My mouth won't let me talk, yet my eyes will have you shocked. For though air is what's inside, I'm one reason why many died. What am I, ...
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Who is the king of social media?

My prefix is the sound of shots. My infix is when one gets shot My suffix is a round thing. My whole is a media king.
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Chain Puzzle: Tabletop Games #06 - So Sorry

This is the sixth Chain Puzzle in the Tabletop Games series, in which all puzzles are themed around board games, card games, tile games, and the like. The answer to this puzzle is a thematic word or ...
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My suffix is the pain in the past :'(

My prefix tells you fate has come. My suffix is the pain in the past. My infix is from the burning sun. My whole is American and fast.
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My prefix is a part of your head, My infix is the sound of the dead

My prefix is a part of your head My suffix saves a place for you My infix is the sound of the dead My whole is white and also blue
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My suffix is a common girl's name, My whole is a chocolaty shame

My prefix is small and round in form My suffix is a common girl's name My infix is a way to inform My whole is a chocolaty shame
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My infix is what my suffix do

My prefix tells things that's true. My suffix if famous will have fans. My infix is what my suffix do. My whole an element of the plan.
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My suffix is when you get paid, My infix tells you what I said

My prefix is a circle made My suffix is when you get paid My infix tells you what I said. My whole is a wish you made.
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My prefix will despite a fact, My infix will negatively react

My prefix will despite a fact My suffix tells what to do instead My infix will negatively react My whole is an idea in your head
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My prefix gives off waves, My infix takes in waves

My prefix gives off waves. My suffix under a bridge. My infix takes in waves. My whole that must forage.
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My suffix is western, from a “western” perspective

My suffix is western, from a "western" perspective My prefix a strange domain, unless you know Latin My infix a greeting, modernly its excitement subjective My whole's population growth ...
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I never reached nine

When I was one, I hid my species. When I was two, I was still light. When I was three, I gained weight. When I was four, I was many. When I was five, I was a kitty. When I was six, I was a bigger cat. ...
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My infix is fast and dumb

My prefix is all a sound. My suffix is all around. My infix is fast and dumb. My whole is thin and numb.
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My prefix is a guilty pleasure, My suffix is a nasty thing

My prefix is a guilty pleasure. My suffix is a nasty thing. My infix is in total measure. My whole comes out in spring.
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My prefix is Weird, My suffix is a Friend (v2)

This is the same question as My prefix is weird, My suffix is a friend, but with a couple of ever-so-slight modifications (and obviously a different answer): My prefix is Weird. My suffix is a Friend....
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My prefix is weird, My suffix is a friend (v1)

My prefix is weird. My suffix is a friend. My infix is a creature to be feared. My whole has a massive extend*. *Clarification (not needed, but may clear something up): Check out another version of ...
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With three I seep into notes, With two I don't want jokes

With five I'm not from bots. With four I connect the dots. With three I seep into notes. With two I don't want jokes. With one I have three eyes. The line above is where the answer lies. Hint:
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My prefix is true, My suffix is there for you

My prefix is there for true. My suffix is there for you. My infix is all I've got. Is my whole after not?
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My suffix has only one, My whole is no one

My prefix is case closed. My suffix has only one. My infix is not closed. My whole is no one.
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My prefix isn't a great date, My suffix is a great gate

My prefix isn't a great date. My suffix is a great gate. My infix helps keep order. My whole is a disorder. Hint 1: Hint 2: Hint 3:
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My prefix lets us open doors, My suffix is crucial for doors

My prefix lets us open doors. My suffix is crucial for doors. My infix is where we get pork. My whole is why pianos work.
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My prefix is a sneaky ad, My suffix is not yet closed

My prefix is a sneaky ad. My suffix isn't yet closed. My infix does sound rad. My whole is evil and cold.
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A riddle that is dear to me

I am but a basic, simple thing, But joy to the hearts of many I do bring. I am made up of four, without them I'm not, If you name them first, then me you will spot. To my first, you may not give a ...
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My infix is whole and my whole is cold

My prefix is a winner. My suffix is the inner. My infix is whole. My whole is cold.
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My prefix cools you down, My suffix is way up high

My prefix cools you down. My suffix is way up high. My infix is a single noun. My whole is gold, no lies. Hint (added more and more):

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