Riddles British

29 riddles british


What grows when it eats, but dies when it drinks?

Fire.

Riddles British about fire, fire brigade

At night they come without being fetched,
And by day they are lost without being stolen.
Stars

Riddles British about being, stars, night, day

What is the center of gravity?

The letter V.

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What is always before you, yet you can never see it?

Your future.

Riddles British about future

What is the angriest kind of wind?

A crosswind.

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What has no beginning, end or middle and touches every continent?

The ocean

Riddles British about beginning, end

What is the longest word in the English language?

Smiles. (There a mile between the first and last letter. )

Riddles British about language, word

What is the only 6-letter word in the English language that gives you 12 when you take away 1?

Dozens.

Riddles British about language, word

What is the smallest bridge in the world?

The bridge of your nose.

Riddles British about world

What grows up while growing down?

A goose.

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What is the biggest building in the world?

A library because it has the most stories.

Riddles British about world

What kind of coat can be put on only when wet?

A coat of paint.

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What goes up and down without moving?

Stairs.

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What is in the middle of nowhere?
The letter H.

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What goes up white and comes down yellow?

An egg.

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What is the biggest pencil in the world?

Pennsylvania

Riddles British about world

What is the difference between a farmer and a seamstress?

One gathers what he 'sows', the other 'sews' what she gathers.

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What has a foot on each side and one in the middle?

A yardstick.

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What is the difference between an oak tree and a tight shoe?

One makes acorns, the other makes corns ache.

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What is the moon worth?

A dollar (because it has four quarters. )

Riddles British about moon