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Beheaded Word

Riddles are little poems or phrases that pose a question that needs answering. Riddles frequently rhyme, but this is not a requirement.

 

Puzzle ID:#1337
Fun:*** (2.82)
Difficulty:*** (2.53)
Category:Riddle
Submitted By:kqbones13*
Corrected By:eyenowhour

 

 

 



When you behead a word, you drop the first letter of the word. The following clues should help you find the three letter word.

Behead a beast, and you will find
A larger beast is left behind.
Behead this larger beast and then
Instead of one, you'll find I'm ten.


Answer

FOX
OX
X

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Comments

Beanie18
Dec 05, 2001

Tricky Tricky. I like.
maxmars
Dec 12, 2001

thats hard! u should give a hint
(user deleted)
Dec 20, 2001

fox
ox
x = 10
i guess did it without looking at da answer!!!!!!
(user deleted)
Dec 20, 2001

GREAT TEASER!!!!!!!
jntrcs*
Apr 21, 2006

COOL thats just a plain awesome teaser its on my faves even though i didnt come close to getting it
Crazycriely*
Jul 07, 2006

i dont get it
Crazycriely*
Jul 07, 2006

OHHH!!! ok gotcha lol
StarriddlerAus*
Dec 27, 2007

Look at the teaser number.
DjdisnewAus*
Nov 24, 2008

x does not equal ten. Can you explain??
dalfamnestAnz*
Mar 02, 2010

I really liked this one - it's good when there's some poetry - always seems a little more polished, I think. Thanks!

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