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Riddle me this: My scream becomes louder the faster I advance, Though I do not have a mouth and will never in my circumstance. The moment I depart is the moment I arrive, Though ...

This post has the same exact title, but it is not related in any way apart from the fact that it is also a riddle; all my riddles are (hopefully) original and created by me. Riddle me this: ...

A boy was at a carnival and went to a booth where a man said to the boy, If I write your exact weight on this piece of paper then you have to give me \$50, but if I cannot, I will pay you \$50. The ...

Your current hand in five-card poker is disappointingly unglamorous with just a measly one pair. By discarding up to three cards in your current hand (Card 1-5) and swapping them with any of the ...

So I'm at best neutral, neither truly first nor last, To me, ties are fruitful, our destinies set and cast. A simple sketch, now that sounds fun, Now I will etch, maybe a gun. Dawn ...

Riddle me this: My counter has a speed, And loves to play with fire. The set becomes my seed, When twinkles then respire. I am not transparent, My leading property. I might not look so ...

Can you think of 5 different 5-letter words which use the same 4 consonants and each word includes one separate vowel? You must use all 5 vowels. In all 5 words, the 4 consonants and one vowel must ...

Study the Inkblot Test. Read the anecdote. Determine the name of the establishment. Blots are not necessarily scaled relative to each other. So I was really {3} one day, so {3} off to get me a {5}...

Some say I'm dishonest, that I am a cheat, a no-good hoodwinker and full of deceit! But I disagree, for I hold a good conscience, just ask my friend Deedee, she'll tell you it's nonsense The truth ...

Riddle me this: If you want to find me, then here's my suggestion: You must look in a barnyard and forget the question. Fill the gap with yourself, but do not change the sound; ...

Riddle me this: The curious obtain a desire, To draw me back from the glass. Remove the obvious liar, To find me in first class. But before you play the third, You must take out the ...

To complete my first half you need my final second half. I might help you achieve your goal. Your chances are better if we’re well acquainted. Hint:

Riddle me this: Curved material inside, Reveal what is too far away. Only when turned to the sky, Stars are brighter in grey. Seven years overdue, Before lifting off the ground. Orbiting,...

Riddle me this: They put nails in me, although I am not a frame. Above my crown was a mock of my name. Luke had written what I said to the daughters. Embark without me — I may walk on the ...

You might need to know this before I begin: The largest organ of your body is your skin. Riddle me this: I am connected to pressure, Much like what I am behind, As air passes ...

What's the theme here? (#3)

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Q. What is our father's name, or rather our family name? Who is he? The more of our (first) names you unlock, the closer you are to finding out my father's name. After all, we are all related somehow!...

My roommate (rm) this morning suddenly give me this riddle, rm: Hi, good morning! I have a nice riddle for you me: Seriously? Isn't this too early? rm: 'mon, just guess who I am You ...

Here is my latest riddle, take a crack at it if you dare! Need to reinforce your brain? Need help going with the flow? Then I am exceptional for the job! I am not a coward, but my ...

Riddle me this: I am an instrument if I am joined with a board, To which you could use me to play an abundance of chords. I am a foundation if I am joined with a stone, To which ...

What am I? I like to embrace pretty much everything in life, And I am obsessed with a popular essential oil. I chew on gum pretty much all day, And don’t drink a lot of water. I ...

Give me a fruit, I'll turn it to pieces, A turn of bad luck, and your plan ceases. Mistaken for death, if I'm without friends, Bringing with a breath, success will I send. Let's not ...

Riddle me this: There should be two, but instead there is three. I am connected to the concept of you and me. My first can be left to the right, conspicuously; It perceives ...

'Moe' for short

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We've always called him Moe, but it's been so long since I last heard his full name that I've since forgotten it... as his right-hand man, this won't do. Moe's been on this Earth long enough to know ...

Riddle me this: I am a word with the following properties. Find me and solving riddles might be one of your qualities. An anagram is what you must be to execute me. An anagram ...

Flies if he has feathers And swims if he has a sea Smokes if he has iron Then, abstract if he has a power Who is he?

This is an entry into the 36th Fortnightly Topic Challenge: "Twisted Classics". Each clue/answer pair in this puzzle has been affected by one of these types of plot twist: 28 of the clues have ...

The body of my work Is growing every day. Yet some shell out for phonies; To that I say "No way!" I guess I'm somewhat lacking. Collect me? Waste of time! Undoubtedly this author did by ending "...

I offer glimpses of the future, communication with the past. Often optimistic, rarely pessimistic, yet an important piece of both. What am I?

I've had many tricks played on me, but to my credit, I'm rarely so green anymore. I used to pack quite a punch, things even got spicy with a mom. I'll post a video greeting if and only if I'm in ...

This riddle is composed with exactly one Greek letter: $\color{green}\tau$ This letter describes an amazing and well known result. It is up to you to find out Good Luck! Hint: P.S this is my ...

I'm $\bbox[#fff9c3]{\color{#fff9c3}{\textbf{NO PEEKING!}}}$ and I am alcoholic. I sometimes also take pot; it makes me kind of casual. And crack too, because it makes me highly skilled. As you can ...

This is an entry into the Fortnightly Topic Challenge #36 Jumble® was one of my favorite puzzles growing up. They were quick and fun and relatively easy; they took just long enough to keep me ...

Two housemates lived in close confines yet never crossed each other's lines Within the same walls for nearly a year they dwelled without even sharing a beer Most of their time was spent in the ...

Bailing out on me? I'm sure it will be okay #Corn Flakes are the bomb Looking for a particular event, and for a bonus, I would be impressed with a particular number Hint 1: Hint 2: Hint ...

Really basic puzzle

2 answers, 150 views riddle wordplay
I am sure you will be able to find this puzzle out easily. Let's Begin! I am long as infinity I can be round or a rectangle People like me when I go inside them I come in many flavors I don't have a ...

Original Riddle

5 answers, 443 views riddle word wordplay
You may find me fast: My answer is transparent to those restive few who went off Their egregious oversight Left to scan and screen Hear my refrain bound to draw the story out Hint #1 Hint #2

In a party, there were many puzzlers. Some of these were: A japanese hacker An infinite loop A novice programmer Two magic words An exclusive gate A pokémon A second derivative A ...

I am hated by the world

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They say I am evil: a corrupt influence, a monster. But while it's true that I have many hands and faces, I am no more evil than those around me; I reflect their vice or virtue. Yet ...

Do you like "Little Dorrit"? It’s a nice funny book. I would read, but I lost it, though is hard to overlook. Nerdy books don’t inspire you? Then let’s play play a game, Good old classic’s my ...

I talked with an employment counselor recently, and here are some of the findings: I'm amenable to stipulations in my contract regarding: Confidentiality Termination Clause I can be ...

To air is human

2 answers, 258 views riddle wordplay rhyme
It eats lots of salad, lives right under your noses. "An Austrian husband?" the Fraulein supposes. It's in a shy airport; things like to run through it. Quit scratching your head; I know you can do it!...

I am alone in a room. The room is very quiet, except that one may hear a sound of something like snowing, and a sound of something resembling a cloak. In the next room behind the door, there’s also a ...

An entry to Fortnightly Topic Challenge #35: Restricted Title 1 - based on the following xkcd. Circuit diagrams can be quite difficult to understand, so here are some documents that will hopefully ...

Silly Sally likes balloons, but not party hats. Silly Sally likes eating pizza, but not burgers. Silly Sally likes using alliterations, but she doesn't like Metaphors. Silly Sally likes browsing ...

I climb Every Day

3 answers, 295 views riddle wordplay rhyme
I awake, refreshed anew. Looking forward to a new and glorious day, I unfurl and quiver in the cold. My morning shower wakes me and regales with many succulent droplets; I can feel them invigorate ...

Hopefully you are able to solve the questions and reveal the answer. Any constructive comments on this question would be appreciated. Hope you have fun: 1a. 0x53 0x4A Dr from Baker Street 1b. ...

Rather unfortunately I’ve been brought town by a severe case of the iconic puzzlers block. Every foilish pursuit to break it has led to it getting worse wich more sekatsim. Visions of riddles will ...

This is another challenge along the same vein as similar challenges that have shown up on this site, requiring the puzzle to craft the longest possible sentence given a specific requirement. What is ...

We'd rather be in a state within a state I said that’s where we wanted to go to to my dog “Z" is half of where I am. I’m called a wreath in another life. But now, I'm called exactly how I ...

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