25+ Word Riddles With Answers Can you Crack Them | MindYourLogic Riddles

Hi everyone! In today's blog, we've got more than 25 word riddles waiting for you. These are short and sweet word riddles , so get ready to solve them together! We'll dive in, have fun, and crack these word riddles  wide open. Let's put our thinking caps on and enjoy solving these word riddles together! 🌟🧩


1.What 8 letter word can have a letter taken away and it still makes a word.
Take another letter away and it still makes a word.
Keep on doing that until you have one letter left.
What is the word?

Answer:The word is starting! starting, staring, string, sting, sing, sin, in, I.


2.Can you name three consecutive days without using the words Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, or Sunday?

Answer: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow.


3.What 7 letter word is spelled the same way backwards and forwards?

Answer: Racecar.


4.What English word retains the same pronunciation, even after you take away four of its five letters?

Answer: Queue.




5.What word contains all of the twenty six letters?

Answer: Alphabet.


6.What is the longest word in the dictionary?

Answer: Smiles (there is a mile between the two S's)


7.There is a word in the English language in which the first two letters signify a male, the first three letters signify a female, the first four signify a great man, and the whole word, a great woman.
What is the word?

Answer: Heroine.


8.What English word has three consecutive double letters?

Answer: Bookkeeper.


9.I know a word of letters three. Add two, and fewer there will be.
What is it?

Answer: The word "Few".


10.What word of five letters has only one left when two letters are removed?

Answer: Stone Remove 'St' and you're left with 'One'.




11.What is one thing that all wise men,regardless of their politics or religion,agree is between heaven and earth?

Answer: The word 'And'.


12.Which word in the English language becomes shorter when it is lengthened?

Answer: Short


13.Two words, my answer is only two words. To keep me, you must give me.

Answer: "Your word".


14.What word doesn't belong in this group?
That, hat, what, mat, cat, sat, pat, or chat?

Answer: What. It's pronounced differently; all of the others rhyme.


15.I am the beginning of the end, and the end of time and space.
I am essential to creation, and I surround every place.

Answer: The letter "E".


16.What letter is next in this sequence?
M, A, M, J, J, A, S, O,__

Answer: N for November.


17.What's the difference between here and there?

Answer: T (the letter 't' is added to the front 'here' to spell 'there').


18.From a word of 5 letters, take 2 letters and have 1?

Answer: ALONE – take the “A” and the “L” and you are left with ONE.


19.What starts with "P" and ends with "E" and has more than 1000 letters?

Answer: A post office.


20.What 4-letter word can be written forward, backward or upside down, and can still be read from left to right?

Answer: NOON.





21.What 5 letter word typed in all capital letters can be read the same upside down?

Answer: SWIMS.


22.Name an English word of more than 2 letters that both begins and ends with the letters "he" in that order, there are two possible answers. What is it?

Answer: Headache or Heartache.


23.What common English word has the 3 letter consecutive sequence, "XOP"?

Answer: Sa-xop-hone.


24.Which word can be placed between the two following words to make two new ones: TABLE _ _ _ _ HOUSE?

Answer: WARE


25. What familiar word starts with IS, ends with AND, and has LA in the middle?

Answer: ISLAND.



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