Hard Riddles for Adults

I am in the midst of a man and foremost in every apprehension. His voice is different from what you hear. Try deciphering this code – S T O E E I T A E S S S I N O Y (Hint – count and you will have the answer!)

#6. Luckily, Danny somehow managed not to hit it. Let’s see how you take them.

The riddles you will find here are based on numbers, letters, words and overall, logic. A boy went up to him and the man said, “I will just touch your forehead and write your actual name on this yellow paper. Everything in the room is scattered, the windows are wide open, and Holmes’ pipe is lying unattended on the table. One evening, John Watson returns home at 221B Baker Street only to find his friend, Sherlock Holmes, missing. Despite all these, she was not pressed with any charges. Till I bring some more of such trick questions to you, jot these down, and be the coolest ‘riddle man’ of your neighborhood!

The level of difficulty that a riddle carries with it, may be comprehended differently by different people. And all this I do by simply sitting in a corner. Click on “show answer” to see if you have hit the bull’s eye. What is so peculiar about these four words?

#8. Can you find the underlying message in the following lines?

“I am an important hope for them as you and your intellect had tried to have fun and delight in answering 6 out of all, but none of these were truly hard riddles.”

That would be all for the hard riddles I had in my bag, for now. It’s a pity that you cannot see me in the air and yet it’s so wonderful to be a part of the great Atlantic ocean! Guess who am I?

#7. #1. Guess the missing letters in the following incomplete series of alphabets and numbers.

G T … Name any word that becomes shorter even when you add 2 more letters to it?

#12. Out of nowhere, a cat came in the middle of the street. You live in a place wherein, 6 months is mild summer and during the other 6 months, the mercury goes drastically down! You own a lake where there is a small island. He listens to every word you utter. Some riddles might be easy for you, while too hard or tough to solve for others. Phew! How did Danny see the cat?

#22. Also, he is full of letters. The hundreds digit is again equal to the thousands digit. I went to Paris, I went to Egypt, I have been to New York and I will be going to Rome. So, he got his father’s black Mustang and whooshed away in no time. How is this possible? (Hint – do what you say)

#15. How will you solve the problem?

#20. Name a 7 letter word, from which if you take out 4 letters, you will have 1 left?

#13. The ten thousands digit is 2 more than the thousands digit, and the hundred thousands digit is 2 less than the ten thousands digit. He is always with you when you are alone or in a crowd. How do you make two 2s into two 5s? You are free to apply any mathematical function you like. The car’s lights were not working for some reason, and even the moon was not out. (Hint – The answer lies where you ask.)

#4. Gzpv xziv, HS.” Help Watson decode the message.

#21. (Hint – remember Snow White?)

#14. What is the digit?

#2. Which part of a boat, does a shopaholic like the most?

#10. Here, we have got some really hard riddles (with their answers) lined up for you. If I am wrong, then I will give you some of my magic stuffs, otherwise you have to give me $10.” The boy agreed, for he thought that no matter what name he writes down, he will deny it. But, it was the boy who lost the bet. But, you have no boat, ship, plane or anything which you can use to transport them to the island. Also, we have upped the difficulty level of the riddles and made them as hard as possible. So, pencils are obviously pens? True or false?

#17. An apple begins with me and age too. Can you guess his name?

#18. All erasers are papers. Why?

#24. “Defense”, “Laughing”, “Stubborn”, “Hijack”. Some papers are pens and some pens are erasers. About me? I am unanimous to whatever you say! Find us all!

#11. Finding the hidden answer to a riddle or getting to the end of the maze depends on how a person perceives, understands or absorbs the question. There is a small chap in my neighborhood, who wants to be a postman when he grows up. My 3rd brother is an illustrator, and my fourth, as wise as an owl. How will you behead sixty eight and leave eighteen?

#5. There is a 6 digit number! The tens digit is 2 more than the ones digit. However, Watson finds something that appears to be hurriedly scribbled on the table, besides the pipe. He is your best friend, but speaks to you once in a blue moon? Who’s he?

#19. I add 5 to 9, and get 2. The hundreds digit is 2 less than the tens digit. Who am I? (Hint – think about a letter)

#23. My 1st brother studies aerodynamics, my 2nd brother builds different engines. You want to build a house over there and need to carry some stuffs. You will find me in everyday and see me in all autumns. I S O A A … The answer is correct, but how?

#16. Some pencils are erasers. There was this magician who was playing some smart tricks across the street. It goes like this, “Nb wvzi Dzghlm, blf droo mlg urmw nv dsvm blf ivgfim. Danny was running really late for something. Play smart!. Francelia killed almost 100 people, and was accountable for a damage of $4.7 million. L I T … Here’s another cipher for you to decode:

8 P of the S S

1 M of the E

1 S of the S S

60 M in 1 H

#9. Can you find the odd one out – “Stun”, “Ton”, “Evil”, “Letter”, “Mood”, “Bad”, “Snap”, “Straw”?

#3. R zn luu gl Mlidllw, gl hloev z ivnzipzyov xzhv. You cannot see him in the same way as you see others

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