Questions tagged [rhyme]

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

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We're all winners somehow?

Swimming peacefully to reach my goal, Using no arms to reach the col. Fruit of the effort I am, Even though men go ham. Many brothers and sisters, Yet only one winner. I have no ...
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What place am I?

I was once part of an ocean, more specifically a sea, my only natural border, is a river sharing a name of what was once a legal enemy. Hint Hint2 Hint3
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What comes next in this poetic sequence?

This is an ode to me I am just too good When compared to thee. For I am indeed so hot My fire cannot be contained Near me, sit you shall not. Sever your self-worth And behold my might ...
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Many people value me above their brains

Most value me above their brain or seek me for arms that are great Maxwell introduced me yet again As did Ward, though a century late One word and the cloud I will reach you or get to ...
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Animal Named After Breasts

I can be some famous duets, an animal named 'cause of breasts, a cute little toy, by stagehands employed, or sexennial safety threats. Who am I?
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Rhyming riddle - you'll drown in me

You'll drown in me An unfathomable sea You cannot flee Hard to break free You won't see sense Panic commence The brain's defense At your expense Scared my prey You're mine to play ...
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A Simple Happy Riddle

I mock my stature and my girth I am a frantic poet at birth Upend me now and bleed me dry Scalding colored tears I'll cry The answer is a single English word. Please also identify the obscure ...
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Riddle: You made me what I am today - What am I?

You made me what I am today And that is why I'll never stray You took me in, to your very core And built me up to something more. On warmer days, unseen I'll stay For you're happy alone ...
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Litorally Speaking

I'll leave my slip behind you see And the dress comes off when it's only me The proper fathom's set to my draft Or else I'll find another craft The men I know, they toe the line, ...
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A sentence riddle breakdown

Solve the separate riddles to complete the sentence. 1. Listen in, to half the score Pick back up off the floor 2. One in the pod, set up a vote Human beings in the same boat 3. Take ...
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A creature or beast?

Below the ground and in the air, You can find a creature hiding there. Above you now, not found below, Indeed before, before any go. After now it will hide away, Never in a day does it stay. ...
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Can you see me?

The answer to this riddle, if you look around, Is hidden in plain sight, right above the ground. It can be found in the ocean, but not in sky. In apples and oranges, but never in pie. In lakes and ...
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I'm purple and small, what am I?

I'm purple and small, not hard to make at all. I take you to new places, Where you will see some new faces. I'm part of the world, yet take you away, When you step through me, you see mostly grey. ...
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A much harder riddle - Nothing at all

By myself, a long word Innocent and true If you scramble me Dubious is the clue Again and you will Regret nothing at all Once more and I'm a person who overall Has nothing to use ...
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Who / What am I? - If anyone is still even remotely a fan

I'm a mega form, which is rather new With what's in my hand, you'll eat a stew You will hear my name during magic shows Oh, did I mention I have six toes We used to have three ...
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What animal am I?

I'm black as the night, but I hide it well I'm the fastest around, as my fleeing victims can tell My brothers and sisters live everywhere on earth Except on the Poles, there we give no birth ...
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A riddle to puzzle

I am as stiff and solid as a metal pole My head wont drop though I may snap But any friction from my hidey-hole Will make me flare and lose my head
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A whisper is my death. Who am I?

I'm the delight of old and young, although I speak without a tongue. I'll crash and roar, and even rattle; I'll join in all the din of battle. Yet I hate a silent breath, and a whisper ...
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I'll win you no prizes - who am I?

I'll win you no prizes, Nobel-worthy I'm not But when you're lost for words, I can help quite a lot And sometimes, if you're askin', I'm the best hope you've got To signal your intentions to far away ...
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My name does me injustice; I've not done any harm

Don't take me so literal, I never damaged the view. I've a number of friends Well.... More than a few. My father was in insurance, in a city of du Sable. He wasn't very tall,...
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The Acid Chain Rap

I am an acid, found in all of your friends. I tell you how to look, but I don't make amends. My man named Fred, he told you who I am. But no one understood me until I had an exam! I'...
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Riddle De Do, Riddle De Dum

"Hello" you say and just and friendly I'd speak back. Yet it's a lie, I only quote that welcoming into my throat. Surely, you think, they're just for show, those fangs you see both high and low and ...
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The Unsolved Maze With The Annoying Rhyme

In 1989, someone going by the name [BLANK] made a maze game on the computer. It is said that the maze constantly changes its layout from time to time so that no one can make it to the end to claim the ...
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The Traveller's Lament

I could visit the darkness, if the sky would but let me, But I venture as far, as explosions will get me I leave markings behind me, when I breathe out just right, but I don't really ...
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The Happy Prisoner

I was the freest man around. Yet I never left my grounds (for years at a stretch) I could walk, fight, or run. I'm as able-bodied as anyone! And my riches I can't count! But I rarely ventured out. I'm ...
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I'm Asking An Easy One

I was a dreamer who dreamed to the end A maker of song so that you had a friend I went on singing, standing by soon and late In the icy cold waters of the northernmost state. I am a man from ...
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Breathing New Life [Part 5]

This is the final part of a 5 part series. Links to the first 4: Part 1: Large and in charge [solved] Part 2: Small and resilient [solved] Part 3: Immovable object [solved] Part 4: Unstoppable ...
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I only exist for a reason

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Unstoppable force

I'll start to count while you solve this problem, and just relax here at the top of my column. Everywhere I go I let out a good whistle, but don't mess with me cause I carry a pistol. Typically ...
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An Acrostiholic Riddle

The answer to this riddle is a single English word. Likely you'll find me when lending support Or shedding some knots by a slip of some sort Or adding the silver before fitting the frame Keep ...
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Immovable object

I have a long history from east to west, to some I'm the worst and others the best. With a core made of resin I dance and I flutter, no one judges me when I speak with a stutter. I may be an object ...
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Small and resilient

At the same time I can be low or high, I can be found where the ground meets the sky. I may have a bald spot on top of my head, but pick a fight with me, and you may be dead. Slow moving, slow ...
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Large and in charge [closed]

Opened or closed, I continue to be. A mechanism of choice, But I can be beastly. I come in all shapes and sizes, Each with a common task. I cling to life by a thread, What am I, I ask? Added hint: ...
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Find the treasure location with Al and the Captain

I came across this puzzle that involves a treasure hunt in a poem. The puzzle is as follows: A legend of nine, In the Andaman, A treasure you may find, But, certainly, the blood of men. ...
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You speak of me as a thing but I'm not physical - or am I?

You call me as something physical, something you can touch. But to be technically correct, I don't weight very much. In fact, my weight is zero, I'm not of matter at all. Yet, I can cause damage, ...
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Spying has never been easier

Spying has never been easier with me, Boats have use of what's inside me, Shout I do not, even when teeth may enter me. I'll be happy to share an interest With many who look alike - unlike the rest, ...
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Got the balls to answer?

Comes from the past but it won't last It might shine first but it will rust Ideally, there are three friends he can trust They keep him busy, so it won't gather dust What is it? Hint: The second ...
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You are gonna need some coffee to crack this little nugget of a riddle!

I'm a physical thing. Can you guess what I am? A prison of sorts, with light but no breeze, These passive sea creatures contain I with ease. Their very own home is used to transform, To shrivel,...
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A diminishing plastic protector

When being exhaustive, I'm found on a horse. Attacked by the mob I'm essential, of course. When being artistic I'm holding up well. In a refuge I couldn't escape from Hell. When wearing a ...
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Lift it to travel through time

I came up with this riddle on the train home from work. After seeing what your puzzle fiends crack on a daily basis, I'll be lucky if it survives a single read-through, but I suppose it'll do for a ...
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A Revered Monarch

A monarch in democracy, yet revered without hypocrisy, my name shall live on evermore. Under the same reign as the sign of war, and thirty-one's twenty-four, the first to seize a third at three. ...
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Maybe I'm wrong, What am I?

Chances are you've heard of me, Some call me an oracle. Am I friend, or enemy? I'm rather affordable. College, University, I'm the savior late at night. Beware, not all that you see, Is truth or ...
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A Rhyming Six-Words Puzzle

In the spirit of the original Four-words puzzle by Prem, and all those that followed. My first completely overshadows anything you see. My second's used extensively to mean extensively. My ...
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This rhyme could save your life!

This rhyme could save you! Red touches yellow, kills a fellowRed touches black, there's a venom lack Black tail and mouth of cotton, Will kill if trodden Brown tail and aquatic Life ...
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“In darkness it is me they dread.” Who am I?

No matter the road they tread, at the beginning I lurk. In darkness it is me they dread. I stalk and plot my strike, eager to finish my work. It is after their long hike - in the middle of their ...
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Word Categories

Below are three groups of clues. Within each group, the answers share a common characteristic. The groups also share a common characteristic. Solving any one group should make it much easier to solve ...
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Name me, Who am I?

I am who I am, Returned to the world, To Save or to Damn, My banner's unfurled. So many names I have, But one always true. No golden Calve, But worship you do. My people, they came. Their weapon ...
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You dare to eat me?

Who am I? I lived a long successful life I did Starting out was rough as a kid I seemed to catch break at age thirty eight Working under the governor sure was great In '64 I ...
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I am one of many! Who am I?

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The solution you've been looking for… (Find it, with these 11 simple steps!)

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