# 10 Riddles with Answers for Kids & Adults: Picture Puzzle for 21st August Solved & Explained Here

Riddles, puzzles, quizzes & brain teasers are simple and interesting exercise to your brain. Recently, the puzzles and riddles have become a trend on social media. When it comes with kids, they play riddles with their sense of imagination and think critically. When it comes to riddles one is asked to find the secret of the hidden meaning of the riddle. Not only kids, but adults are also interested in solving problems irrespective of age.

by Monika

Updated Aug 21, 2020

## Rebus Puzzle:

A rebus puzzle is an allusion device that uses pictures, images, and symbols to represent words or parts of words. Rebus is a Latin expression that signifies "not by words but by things''. Rebus also refers to the pictogram usage to represent a syllabic sound. Rebus puzzles are also called word picture puzzles or pictogram puzzles.

Rebus puzzles are played not only for entertainment purposes but to sharpen the mind. In this kind of puzzle, the words or phrases are represented by a combination of pictures and individual letters.

For example: If a picture of an ape followed by a letter X is given and you are asked to find out the answer to the puzzle, then 'Apex' is the answer to the Rebus puzzle.

## What are the hints to solve the Rebus Puzzle:

A rebus puzzle consists of a category and a series of pictures with clues. The category gives a vague hint to what sort of answer you are looking for like a person, phrase, thing, etc. These kinds of puzzles are really great for kids or adults because one needs to use both sides of your brain. Solving Rebus puzzles includes using new approaches to solve the puzzle. The steps to solve rebus puzzle are:

• Figure out what the picture represents

• Look for codes, symbols, direction, highlights, size of the content in the image and colour.

• Sometimes, the symbol in the image indicates a sound being made and not the actual image.

• Try new approaches

• Focus on every simple detail like direction, symbols, expression

## Today’s Puzzle:

The following are the image puzzle

### 10. Can you guess the meaning of the image below?

Here is the answer to the Rebus puzzle. If you solved it, you can verify your answer here. All the 10 riddles for Children & adults are explained below. Check and see how many did you answer correctly!

### 1. Can you guess the answer?

Explanation: It is written in the corner. Hence the name

### 2. What does this rebus mean?

Explanation: The pair of scissors is cutting the word 'corners'

### 3. Can you figure out what this means?

The right answer is "smarter than the average bear"

Explanation: IQ" is an abbreviation for "intelligence quotient".
The words "grizzly", "black", and "polar" refer to variety of bears.

### 4. What does the picture below mean?

The correct answer is "Here today, gone tomorrow"

Explanation: Present, right, and here are about today where others are about tomorrow.

### 5. What does this rebus represent?

Explanation: Those seem to be something danger

### 6. What does the below picture mean?

Explanation: He is equally as mad as Andrea or A. Hatter. Mad as a hatter is a common saying meaning to act crazy

### 7. If fingers are currency in the handling then what is the cost of following sale item?

The correct answer is "5 finger discount"

Explanation: If you steal something it is often called a 5 finger discount

### 8. Can you guess the hidden figure?

The right answer is "The devil is in the detail"

Explanation: in the D) Tale the capitalized letters spell out SATAN or the Devil. The phrase means that the hardest or nastiest part of any job, contract, the agreement is in the small details.

### 9. What does this rebus mean?

The correct answer is "Forbidden Fruits"

Explanation: It actually means Four Bidden Fruits

### 10. Can you guess the meaning of the image below?

The right answer is "Love is blind"

Explanation: In the picture above all of the words, except for "love", have two 'I's; "love", having no 'I's, is blind.

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1. What are visual word puzzles called?

The Visual word puzzles are called Rebus or Image puzzles. A Rebus is a picture representation of a name, word, or phrase. Each "rebus" puzzle box below portrays a common word or phrase.

2. What can you keep after giving to someone?

The right answer to the riddle is "Your word." You should keep your word after giving to someone

3. You can drop me from the tallest building and I'll be fine, but if you drop me in the water I die. What am I?

The right answer is "Paper". If you drop a paper from the tallest building and paper will be fine, but if you drop a paper in water, it'll sink (die).

4. What do you call candy that was stolen?

The correct answer to Candy That was Stolen Riddle is "Hot Chocolate". The answer to this riddle is Hot Chocolate. In American slang, the word hot also means 'stolen', that is, any stolen item that is easily identifiable.

5. What is black when it’s clean and white when it’s dirty?

Answer to the riddle is A chalkboard. It is black when it’s clean and white when it’s dirty.