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A puzzle whose answer will be a word or a set of words but not a phrase, sentence or sentences.

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Solve for the word (2)

The word: Mercury Mars + Earth + Uranus Neptune + Jupiter + Mercury + Saturn Hints:
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What do these things have in common?

There are three sets of these puzzles you are required to answer! Set 1: Buck Baby Wisdom Set 2: Scavenger Fox Treasure Set 3: Year Address Scrap Remember; you need to get ...
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What am I? by SC - #3

Both of my riddles are answered, so here you go :) I love to start with every single digit integer ranged from 1-9 but can't start with 9 First version of one of my capabilities has a common number ...
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What has four letters [duplicate]

What has four letters, sometimes has nine letters, never has five letters, always has six letters, written has seven letters? Hint
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Two words which are made by decreasing letters of the first word [closed]

I'm six letters word, I usually work on two or more things;i also am a verb Remove the first two letters from me, I become a suffix Remove the first three letters in the first word, I become ...
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How to tell somone at random you want to speak with him using only numbers and the first 4 letters of the Alphabet? [closed]

There’s a token on Ethereum which seems to be very famous according to the number of peoples using it and the amount of money collected. But yet, Googling the function names as well as the ...
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Help Puzzling grow, you can… or just make a Riley

My prefix deceives people to make them believe My infix is the prefix of the perfect number by believe My suffix placed after my infix has been done many times on a concert My whole ...
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The Merchandise Riddle

People normally wear my merchandise. I join things, I separate things, I am in the things. Who am I?
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I didn't write this with the answer

When I use my keys, they make such a sound. Many a bygone writer and poet have dated me for their work. In the olden days, I fared well The ones who play me have the same name, but they soon fell ...
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I can Be A Thing, A Person or Two Thoughts

I Can Be A Thing, A Person or Two Thoughts Two ideas connect in your head, Like a string of chains, I can go to the past, and between worlds. I attach from your head to your hands, and tell you ...
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What is the enigmatic word? [closed]

Well, it is always good to start slowly. Hence let us start slowly. You are looking for a certain word in this paragraph which occurs once only. The first letter of this word is the seventh after ...
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What could come next?

Trebrehs Sgubmuh Sellitsap Ycrep Ecirouqil Smug What could come next? Hint:
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A 5 letter word that remains a word if you remove any one letter

I'm interested in finding English words that, when any one letter is removed, the result is still a valid, correctly-spelled English word. For example, the word "SPAY" is an example of such a word, as ...
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Please help Solve!

Retrospectively, Professor Siwel did Quite well with his follow-up representation, Currently utilized by generation X. The first clue given was: "A clue, the only uppercase letters that you need to ...
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Help with spellathon puzzle [closed]

This is the spellathon puzzle: The words I've gotten so far are: Mimic, mined, cloud, denim, angle, algae, angel, linen, eagle, and legal. For some reason, I find this puzzle difficult to find words....
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A loyal traitor

Two countries are at war, Albekistan and Uzbania. The leader of the Albekistanian army asks, "Who ___ me?". The Uzbanian army's leader replies, "I ___ you!" She is promptly shot by her own army for ...
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I am not ticklish

I can show you the world while staying in place, From beaches to mountains, just keep up with my pace. I also show beauties, like gemstones and more, Or stuck in museums, while you take ...
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Highest possible subtraction score of a word [duplicate]

If we define the "subtraction score" to be the amount of times you can subtract the last letter of a word and have the result also be a word, what is the highest possible subtraction score for an ...
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The Second Keyboard Conundrum - Holmes & Watson [closed]

Credits: Gareth Moore “Back at the old typewriter again, Watson?” Holmes asked me, as I sat recording our latest case. “It is my most faithful companion,” I responded, before acerbically adding, “...
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Answer is an English word [closed]

Hint: Scheduling Conflict From CS50x Puzzle Day.
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I didn't ask to be torn apart and put back together again

Bippity boppity boo! I don't really know how to shoot; By the end, your love for me grew, By the end, I knew what I must do. You can be sure that when danger looms, I will prevent our ...
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A different kind of treasure

I am a box without hinges, key, or lid; Yet golden treasure inside is hid. What am I? Credit to J.R.R. Tolkien (from The Hobbit)
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AWS Quest - First Clue

AWS are hosting a puzzle hunt: https://aws.amazon.com/awsquest/ - the first clue is here: https://twitter.com/jeffbarr/status/972382654682120192 The only thing we have to Amazon Sphere is Sphere ...
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You Won't Find 13 [closed]

I am playing riddle games in my phone and i stuck on a riddle. The riddle is: If you look at my face you won't find thirteen any place. What is the solution to ...
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What connects a bird, a childrens’ toy, and a mode of transport? [closed]

I got asked this today and I don’t know the answer. Will someone please help me figure it out? Here is the riddle: “What connects a bird, a childrens’ toy, and a mode of transport?”
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Baby's drink, mathematician's think$\ $

There are two people I must absolutely thank. @Mithrandir made this a rhyme in the first place, and @Rubio guided and helped me in making this puzzle a lot. In chemistry, this is a thing. It ...
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My non living appearance can't deceive

Can be square, rectangle or circle And in my head, antennas can live, Nowadays, people can't live without me Although, knowing my non living appearance can't deceive. Who am I? HINT ...
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Can she go in or not? [closed]

I overheard this conversation from a couple sitting at the next table in a lunch restaurant. "That was wrong, Bernie?" "Yes. You cannot ---(INAUDIBLE) -in the kitchen Mary." "What if I ---...
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I alone describe many things

I alone describe many things. Add a letter and I become the perfect fit. Add one more and I've hurt many. Drop a letter to make me all natural. What am I talking about?
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Guess , What am I? [duplicate]

If you look you cannot see me. And if you see me you cannot see anything else. I can make anything you want happen, but later everything goes back to normal. What am I?
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A cipher brought to you by good fruit

Wcev duqc. Vzq opqno cmd fakdxir. Cod gem cccf ks ofxq kdw riblnn. Uc'f vol jswbd kpmak. Htwwjhy, tf l ahhq, rzwedl ydebr The image might help
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Not a mathematical equation to solve

If R + G = Y, B + R = M and G + B = C then, what is the value of R + B + G ? Well, it is NOT (Y+M+C) / 2 !
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Guess Me riddle #3

View the last part here Guess the word Sir, I bear a rhyme excelling In mystic force and magic spelling Celestial sprites elucidate All my own striving can't relate What am I?
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Crack the code: L0EJAU [closed]

I have a code for you: L0EJAU Amazon's biggest rival was the one who made this. What is this?
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Opposite Abbreviations

What common word in the English language has two common abbreviations in opposite directions? Hint: A more explicit hint: A further clarification: This is taking a while to crack, so, here's an ...
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Either way the same

Fill in the blanks to find two longest words of their own kind: __ __ __ __ V __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ V __ __ __ __ What is the theme ?
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In or out …does not make difference [closed]

Which eight lettered English word means almost the same and remains of the same part of speech though one letter is removed from it? The word of interest is an adjective. It is neither a verb of ...
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My first attempt at a tyobrien riddle

A very easy @tyobrien riddle ...
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You know me best for being magic, but I can also mean a term of time… what am I?

Can someone help me with the following riddle? You know me best for being magic, but I can also mean a term of time... what am I?
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What is the Longest Meaningful Sentence U can make Using single letters only? [closed]

Some Examples: I C U. S I M A B.
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An Amazing Palindrome

My friend told me she was thinking of a word. It can be seen left to right, right to left and upside down by the English, French and Japanese and still be palindrome (A sequence of characters which ...
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Wait wait wait wait… 1=0? [duplicate]

Wasn't quite sure if this was suitable for Puzzling; however it has a problem/puzzle in it, so decided to give it a shot. Please appropriately downvote if you feel you should. Yesterday morning I ...
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A form of indication from matchsticks [closed]

Here is another puzzle involving matchsticks.           Move only three matchsticks to get a form of indication. You cannot break, stack, or remove the ...
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Name these entities which have deeply puzzled mankind [closed]

We have existed since the dawn of time, Yet we're not older than a blink of an eye We may be entities of creation, or entities of destruction Behold, however, and you shall see We're nothing but ...
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Try this what am I riddle? [closed]

I creep in, but hit you hard, I can be painful or soft like lard. I take away your sight so you can't see, Break down your brain and make you pee. What am I?
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Using only the first three letters of the English alphabet

Find an English word which is three letters long beginning with t using only the first three letters of the English alphabet Now do the same using the same three letters but for a French word You may ...
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A fatso racist and a skinny racist jump off a cliff. Who wins? [closed]

A fatso racist and a skinny racist jump off a cliff. Who wins? Rhymes from a place where dreamers can express their dreams with verse, ...I was afraid to start writing.... ...hearing them is ...
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The Road Begins - What am I?

Winners may come, but losers I make. I hope they do well, at least for their sake. The dream that they have, the goal is in sight. They battle all day, and into the night. The world watches on, in ...
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Use your Atlas to figure out where you are

You will need your Mind for this one. For my Intro I will state that you lost your way at Dusk and are now lost in a not Far Away land. Under a Half Moon, you must Take Care to figure out where you ...
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Complete the following verbal analogy!

MAKE : DALE :: (?) : PALE Hint: pattern recognition or semantical relation (?)=solution containing 4 letters : means 'to' , :: means 'as'