Questions tagged [rhyme]

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

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(2) There once was an item

...it has a very short life But goes calmly and smoothly, little-to-no strife. And even as it passes it becomes something new, Changing shape constantly 'til there's nothing to view. Depending where ...
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online with this riddle

Best enjoy this trickiest yet Because only super sleuths inspect All punctuation, paragraphs, letters, exclamations Get right all tips, expect realisations But for those who think conventional ...
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My whole ceases to be anything

My prefix isn’t affirmative My infix is somewhat a ring My postfix isn’t a prime My whole ceases to be anything
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I’m nothing if you stand still

I’m felt but not seen Rarely viewed on a screen If you stand still, I’m nothing Keep your pace, I’m nothing
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I relate two or more entities

My prefix will lay you to rest And is also a legitimate prefix My infix may be pretence And is a prefix of my suffix My suffix can be performed It may relate to moving I relate two or ...
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Insufficient facts

Some wear gold; some wear blue; Some wear red while watchest you. Some are brown; some are yellow. All aboard would save their fellow. Flights of fancy, flights of risk, Flights beyond our orb'ting ...
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With five, I’m none

A Tyobrien riddle of the week With two, I flow With three, I’m one With four, I move With five, I’m none
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My worth's never none

Melodically speaking, my worth's never none; Proportionally speaking, I'm a downer if under one; I'm wont to overlap; Or get up in a snap; But when I am used, I hope it's not for a ton. ...
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The disappearance of Beastly Gerbil

Part 2: The entrapment of Beastly Gerbil Part 3: The escape of Beastly Gerbil This is an unusual call in. As a private detective you have been asked to investigate several odd cases, but this you're ...
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I am fake in definition

My prefix is playful My infix is a position My postfix is rocky I am fake in definition
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I’m not subject to conviction

My prefix is a preposition My infix is an exclamation My suffix may be a fraction I’m not subject to conviction
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I treat the wounded

My prefix heats My infix greets My suffix is elite The wounded, I treat Hint
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I'm a Pick-up Artist

Before the ladies I arrive Perhaps, with 4 wheel drive The greatest of my charms Lies in my two arms - I say half my name, split But I'm not too full of it: I may not be the smartest, But I'm a pick-...
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I avoid interaction

My prefix is silence My infix is a reference My suffix is a direction I avoid interaction Hint #1 Hint #2
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I keep track of what's prior

I can mean to acquire; For whomever's the buyer; I can go down to the wire; Though I often draw ire; And when told by the choir; My body's surely required. What am I?
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I'm in lips or in hair

Sometimes I like to be part of the game; Sometimes I'm part of an exercise name. I'm in lips or in hair; I'm afield so beware; I'm in many a place but direct is never my aim. What am I?
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To unlock the stage

Sometimes I'm needed when you go out to dine; Sometimes I mean to hurt or malign; But in today's age; To unlock the stage; I grant you the power to steer through the vine. What am I? Edit: I ...
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Is it all wrong, too?

Inspired by Is it all wrong? My prefix - maybe ones in need of aid; My suffix - maybe one is someone’s maid; My infix - maybe it’s a part of you; My whole - is it something all wrong, too? ...
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One has an end; the other has both

Two words you hear, sound same to the ear, But their spelling and meaning differ. One has an end; the other has both, They are seldom uttered together.
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My whole is an executive title

My prefix is alternative for a net, My infix is an important assignment. My suffix is a place you don’t want to go, My whole is an executive you may know. What am I?
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A person of station

I stand tall yet remain grounded. I serve as a distraction, it can lead to confusion or aggravation. I am abused; cut, stabbed, and pounded. With jubilation, I am destined for ...
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Save me for later

I can be single; I can grind you down; I can hold many words; I can mean up-and-down. What am I?
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The «prefix» «infix» «suffix» pepper flakes

I got what I desired; food served at my expense Split up as affixes, the following makes sense My «prefix» is fickle; it’s not scared of snakes The «prefix» «infix» «suffix» pepper flakes ...
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My choice, you can’t refuse

Take part, you may win Go fast if you choose Some see me in your skin My choice, you can’t refuse
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Going back to a previous way of life

Going back to a previous way of life: At first I'm really a type of strife, In the middle I once depicted slumber, And in the end I may help number. Find the word.
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My whole's power is great

Own my prefix to give you happiness; Take on my infix to give you stress; My suffix means to hesitate; But my whole's power is great. What am I? Note: edited first two lines for clarity ...
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Another what am I? riddle

Take my first six for a joyride; Take my last five as a number; (edited) My inner workings I cannot confide; But of my hand? - it never slumbers. What am I?
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My Parts Are The First Parts

Another riddle from ~ Words That Get Stuck In MacGyver88's Head ~(:P) My beginning is the first part of a type or an action. For type, two is normal, some use more for different traction. My ...
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I’m used when nature commands

My prefix deserves a pay My infix is high in demand My postfix permits a stay I’m used when nature commands
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Is it all wrong?

My prefix - always quite fake; My suffix - time it does take; My infix - doesn't last long; My whole - is it all wrong? What am I?
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The Order's First Member

Due to your reputation, you have been contacted by the organiser of a secret society. Each member of the group is a genius and a master in their field, but their identities and professions are a ...
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A shocker in soccer, pt. 3

I can be sticky but you must be picky; Many of me define the key, of a galaxy; I'm a type when I'm ripe; And you must pay a tax when I'm in stacks. What am I? Note: This riddle takes the ...
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For some I’m four, and to others, even more

My prefix is money My infix is workforce My suffix if corrected Refers to some source Some say I’m three And to some I’m four To some, I’m many To others, even more
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Feed me less to use me more

One half is a little less than kind The other is likely to ease your mind Hint:
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What is the everyday fay?

Part of the everyday object series I present to you: the everyday fay. Its ancestor was born on the very first day. It lives alone, but can work well in a team, Only comes alive when its foot ...
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The everyday spear

Part of the everyday object series This is the everyday spear, beware! It hurts and draws blood if not handled with care. It dips below flowing planes, jumps back up before long, Repairs old ...
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The everyday millipede [duplicate]

Part of the everyday object series I'm the everyday millipede, come look at my feet! I put a smile on your face with my frothing stampede. I walk inside you, walk in circles and in lines, My ...
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For my suffix, I'm just a prey

My prefix sells some goods My infix is proud My suffix lurks in the woods My voice can be loud In the ancient times, I pave the way But for my suffix, I’m just a prey
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A shocker in soccer, pt. 2

You’ll spar better with five letters; I charge a fee, must be me; A precise gun if I’m done; And I’m a band to cross land. What am I? Note: This riddle takes the form of A shocker in soccer. ...
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What am I? Feel welcomed to answer

Hi! I am big business you should better not skip If I'm used longer you're in a relationship Also, I feel odd when there are 2k human beings My absence might hurt anothers feelings ...
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A two-headed snake that would bite and belch

My prefix is a medium; Or a substance without colour Whose suffix isn’t male; It is used to refer the other My suffix is a totality Of what remains on one side It is also a facility ...
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Do I Get This Done Here?

Another Riley riddle. Enjoy. My Beginning has been truly proven. My Middle has plans, better check when. My End speaks, you should listen. Once together, my Green Check will be given.
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Who am I? Find out in order to survive

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Split me in two; I make you excavate

Split me in two I make you excavate Take me as one I enumerate
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A shocker in soccer

I'm a shocker in soccer; An attack with many racks; I sell while you yell, And let rage be gone when switched on. What am I? But there's a twist - I sort of lied to you, if you can figure out ...
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Let’s take a selfie!

My suffix is innate My prefix is on the coast I capture your expressions And remain the default for most
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A short Riley Riddle that only goes one way

My prefix is not a dub My infix is a common base My suffix is a quingenti sub My whole is a common replace What am I?
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It’s empty; need a new one soon

My prefix is a vehicle or its part Whose suffix‘s beauty uncertain My suffix is raised apart Its prefix frees a burden
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I’m clean when I’m on the road

My prefix is not single My infix is cold to hold My postfix can mean my whole I’m clean when I’m on the road
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Double Riley of Melancholy

My prefix is served Eat if you may The prefix of my prefix is a prefix, per se My infix is inside you Within, it resides The infix of my infix can be seen from outside My suffix ...

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