Size isn't everything as shown by these super short riddles!Super Short Riddles

They size isn't everything and you know what? They're right, as shown be these super short riddles!

They may be short but that doesn't mean they're easy.

Give your brain a workout now and see how well you do!



What goes up when the rain comes down?

Reveal Answer

An umbrella.

What's full of holes but still holds water?

Reveal Answer

A sponge.

Where is the only place that yesterday always comes after today?

Reveal Answer

In a dictionary.

What do you bury when it's alive and dig up when it's dead?

Reveal Answer

A plant.

What can you see in the middle of March and April that you can never see in any other month?

Reveal Answer

The letter R.

What do you answer even though it never asks you questions?

Reveal Answer

A phone or a doorbell.

I am a word with letters three. Add two more and less there will be. What word am I?

Reveal Answer

Few.

What word is always pronounced incorrectly?

Reveal Answer

Incorrectly.

What can you not keep until you give it?

Reveal Answer

Your word or a promise.

Which was the first planet to be discovered by man?

Reveal Answer

Earth.

What goes up and down the stairs without moving?

Reveal Answer

Carpet.

What has one head, four legs, and one foot?

Reveal Answer

A bed.

What is there one of in every corner and two of in every room?

Reveal Answer

The letter O.

What grows up while growing down?

Reveal Answer

A duck or goose.

What can't you see that is always ahead of you?

Reveal Answer

The future.

What can you fill with empty hands?

Reveal Answer

Gloves.

What time of day is spelled the same forwards and backwards?

Reveal Answer

Noon.

What word becomes shorter when you add two letters to it?

Reveal Answer

Short.

What's black when it's clean and white when it's dirty?

Reveal Answer

A blackboard.

Who has married many women but never married?

Reveal Answer

A priest.

Why was the picture sent to jail?

Reveal Answer

Because it was framed.

My head is red but turns black when you scratch it. What am I?

Reveal Answer

A match.

What runs around the yard without moving?

Reveal Answer

A fence.

What is made of water but if you put it into water it will die?

Reveal Answer

An ice cube.

What loses its head in the morning but gets it back at night?

Reveal Answer

A pillow.

What is deaf, dumb and blind but always tells the truth?

Reveal Answer

A mirror.

During which month do people sleep the least?

Reveal Answer

February (there are fewer nights in February).

What clothes does a house wear?

Reveal Answer

Address.

What can go through glass without breaking it?

Reveal Answer

Light.



Short Riddles

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