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These are puzzles where all of the answers have a word or word type in common, such as all answers containing the word "cat," or all answers containing the name of a brand of cereal.
270 quizzes and 3,780 trivia questions.
1.
  Cats, Cats, Cats - 10 questions - 5 mins
From the clues given, identify each word which have the first three letters 'cat'.
Average, 10 Qns, Tan72, Jun 09 22
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Tan72
Jun 09 22
377 plays
2.
  Happily Ever Before - 10 questions - 6 mins
Add a single word before each of the three words in each question to make three compound terms or phrases. Example: ___day, ___load, ___ up Answer: pay (payday,payload,and pay up).
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Mar 11 22
Recommended for grades: 8,9,10,11
Average
looney_tunes editor
Mar 11 22
352 plays
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  Word for Word top quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Each sentence is craftily crafted to give two different meanings for one word. Example - "Feeling healthy (well) at the watering hole (well)". - Answer = Well
Average, 10 Qns, musicmonkeyman, Mar 15 15
Average
musicmonkeyman
13479 plays
4.
  Seriously Silly Sentences best quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
These silly nonsense sentences relate to a common word. In each question, the phrase or word which seems silly or out of place, will have the same meaning as the word that should appear in the sentence.
Average, 10 Qns, Nannanut, Oct 03 05
Average
Nannanut
10068 plays
5.
  Wind Beneath My Wings popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Heteronyms are words that are spelled the same but have different pronunciations and meanings, like 'wind' (blowing air) and 'wind' (to coil around). Can you find the matching heteronyms in this quiz?
Average, 10 Qns, reedy, Mar 08 21
Average
reedy gold member
Mar 08 21
679 plays
6.
  CAN you Match the Answers? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Combine 'CAN' with another word from the options to create a third word. For example, CAN + ? = Unable. The answer is NOT as it forms the word 'cannot'.
Easier, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, May 30 16
Easier
Tizzabelle gold member
May 30 16
1194 plays
7.
Morty the Death Adder is obsessed with deathly things. This macabre peek into his dark world may shock you. Be warned. Every answer begins with the word "death".
Average, 10 Qns, Nannanut, Aug 05 10
Average
Nannanut
5076 plays
8.
  A Day in the Life of Count Blood best quiz - 10 questions - 8 mins
The Count leads a crazy lifestyle that is ruled entirely by his obsession with blood. Follow him through his gory day and remember that every answer begins with the word 'blood'. Warning! This quiz is not for the squeamish or fainthearted.
Average, 10 Qns, Nannanut, Apr 24 14
Average
Nannanut
6316 plays
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  Matching Feet great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz asks you to match 'FOOT' with another word to create a third word.
Easier, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, Jun 23 16
Easier
Tizzabelle gold member
Jun 23 16
1106 plays
10.
  The Thing popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
The thing is that I've mislaid the thing that can be put in front of 'THING' to create a longer word. Given the definitions of the lost things and the words they help create, can you identify them? E.g All + THING = Complete collection, Answer: every.
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Mar 07 22
Average
Fifiona81 editor
Mar 07 22
302 plays
trivia question Quick Question
What nationality is 'famous' for giving its name to toffee and muffins?

From Quiz "Which Nationality Fills the Blank?"




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  A Picnic With Ants editor best quiz great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
What would a picnic be without ants? This quiz is like a picnic, because after answering the clues, you will have words with 'ant' in them. Example: to huff and puff=pant. Hope you enjoy it.
Tough, 10 Qns, Bruyere, Feb 09 21
Tough
Bruyere editor
Feb 09 21
14959 plays
12.
  BLACK IS BACK popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
The word 'Black' goes before all of the answers in this quiz to make the provided final definition word. The answer is the MISSING word. Eg. Black + _____ = A venomous spider. This makes a Black Widow. The answer is WIDOW.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Midget40, Nov 28 12
Very Easy
Midget40 gold member
1739 plays
13.
  Triplet Word Connections great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Hello! Each question here is answered by thinking of one word that, when paired with three other words I give you, creates three new words or phrases. For example, if I give you "butter____, house_____, and dragon_____", you would answer "fly".
Average, 10 Qns, alaspooryoric, Sep 06 17
Average
alaspooryoric gold member
Sep 06 17
531 plays
14.
  Word Search Triples  Animal Edition Word Search Triples - Animal Edition - 10 questions - 6 mins
Each mini puzzle contains three words that can be added either before or after the name of an animal to make a new word or phrase - all you have to do is hunt for them and identify the animal in question!
Tough, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, May 08 18
Tough
Fifiona81 editor
May 08 18
198 plays
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  Un-ORG-anized Words - 10 questions - 6 mins
All the answers in this puzzle utilize the combination of three letters in sequence --ORG-- which appear somewhere in the answer. Get ORGanized and figure out these ten words! Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Dec 16 21
Average
kyleisalive editor
Dec 16 21
263 plays
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  A Matching Quiz for PROs top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Are you a PRO or an amateur? Match the word 'PRO' with another word to create a third word to prove your mettle.
Easier, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, Jun 05 16
Easier
Tizzabelle gold member
Jun 05 16
773 plays
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  Connections - 10 questions - 4 mins
I will give you three words and you need to figure out the word that links them, i.e., follows each.
Easier, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Dec 15 19
Easier
nyirene330
Dec 15 19
645 plays
18.
  More Afterwords top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
More two-word phrases to be made from four words that seem to have little connection at first glance. However, add a word after each to get a phrase that is related to the others! This is the afterword, and it's your job to guess it. Good luck!
Easier, 10 Qns, eburge, Feb 02 10
Easier
eburge gold member
1179 plays
19.
  "Back" to Basics top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
All these compound words start with "back". Can you work them out, given a brief definition of each?
Easier, 10 Qns, eburge, Aug 23 16
Easier
eburge gold member
Aug 23 16
823 plays
20.
  Missing Word Game - 15 questions - 8 mins
In this quiz I'll give you 3 sayings and leave out the word that's the same in all 3. Simply quess the correct word. Give it a try and have fun. Good luck!
Average, 15 Qns, califredrose, Aug 11 02
Average
califredrose
7062 plays
21.
  Ing and the Family Stone great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 8 mins
Had the Stone children been born to celebrities, they might have been given silly names like 'Mood' and 'Rhine'. Luckily for them they're part of my family, so they got sensible names based on their personalities.
Average, 10 Qns, ing, Jun 09 05
Average
ing
1467 plays
22.
  A Rose is a Rose is a Rose - 10 questions - 6 mins
Sometimes a rose is a flower, sometimes it's the past tense of the word rise, and sometimes it's a woman's name. Can you identify the single word used in multiple ways in the following stories?
Easier, 10 Qns, PootyPootwell, Feb 28 21
Easier
PootyPootwell gold member
Feb 28 21
461 plays
23.
  Tied at Half Time great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Sorry, not a Sports quiz! Each answer is an eight letter word, with exactly HALF the letters being those in the word TIED. A definition is given for the other half, and you will likely need to anagram the resulting words.
Average, 10 Qns, spanishliz, Apr 17 20
Average
spanishliz editor
Apr 17 20
271 plays
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  Triple Treat Words #1 top quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
Many words have more than one meaning. For instance, 'set' can mean to lay the table, a division of play in tennis or the solidification of jelly. In this quiz you need to find one word that can substitute for three or four phrases in each question.
Average, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, Aug 05 13
Average
Tizzabelle gold member
481 plays
25.
  Triple Treat Words #6 best quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Many words have multiple meanings. For example, 'set' can mean a division of a tennis game, to solidify, or a collection of items. This quiz asks you to find one word that can replace three or four words or phrases in the question.
Average, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, Nov 09 13
Average
Tizzabelle gold member
633 plays
26.
  Triple Treat Words #2 top quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
Many words have more than one meaning. For instance, 'set' can mean to lay the table, a division of play in tennis or the solidification of jelly. In this quiz the answer is one word that can substitute for three or four phrases in each question.
Average, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, Aug 17 13
Average
Tizzabelle gold member
619 plays
27.
  Which Nationality Fills the Blank? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Select the Nationality which best completes each of the following phrases.
Average, 10 Qns, ravenskye, Feb 08 22
Average
ravenskye
Feb 08 22
5423 plays
28.
  Triple Treat Words #7 best quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
Many words have more than one meaning. For instance, 'set' can mean a division in a game of tennis, to solidify, or to lay the table. In this quiz, you need to find one word that can replace three words or phrases in the question.
Average, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, Nov 25 13
Average
Tizzabelle gold member
702 plays
29.
  Awfully Awkward Anecdotes best quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
These awkward nonsense sentences relate to a common word. In each question, the phrase or word that seems awkward or out of place, will have the same meaning as the word that should appear in the sentence.
Tough, 10 Qns, Nannanut, Jan 09 15
Tough
Nannanut
3829 plays
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  Pro, Con, Pro, Con II great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Words are divisive things! Each of the answers in this quiz is either for a word, or against it: you can get each answer by using either "pro" or "con" as a prefix to the word in the clue. For example, "For each" would lead you to "proper." Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, CellarDoor, Mar 12 14
Average
CellarDoor gold member
339 plays
31.
  Which Day of the Week? - 5 questions - 3 mins
Your job is to figure out which day of the week (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday) best completes each of the following phrases.
Easier, 5 Qns, ravenskye, Feb 26 14
Easier
ravenskye
7393 plays
32.
  You Have the Right to Be Right - 10 questions - 6 mins
Can you find the common word described in different ways within each sentence? Using RIGHT as an example: It is my legal entitlement (RIGHT) to be correct (RIGHT).
Average, 10 Qns, reedy, Dec 18 20
Average
reedy gold member
Dec 18 20
233 plays
33.
  Conjunction Function popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
I'll give you a conjunction and a clue to another word. Put that conjuntion at the beginning OR the ending of the other word to form a new word. For example: A bivalve + OR = a loud noise. The answer is "clamor".
Average, 10 Qns, alaspooryoric, Feb 15 17
Average
alaspooryoric gold member
Feb 15 17
215 plays
34.
  Raise Your Hand - 10 questions - 5 mins
I will give you the definition of a word. You then "raise your hand" and add it, to make a longer word. This new word is the answer.
Easier, 10 Qns, leith90, Oct 19 17
Easier
leith90 gold member
Oct 19 17
1682 plays
35.
  Brainstorm 3 - 25 questions - 10 mins
Quizzical33: Find the first connecting word in these common two word phrases. For example: - Bible, - Ghost, - Grail, - war, - water. The answer is Holy as in Holy Bible, Holy Ghost, Holy Grail etc. These start off easy and increase in difficulty.
Average, 25 Qns, Quizzical, Aug 14 05
Average
Quizzical
3937 plays
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  Angie's Life-Affirming Moments - 10 questions - 8 mins
Dismayed by the popularity of "Morty the Death Adder", Angie the Life Angel wants to share some of her life moments. Each one of Angie's answers begins with the word "life." Thank you Nanna, for permission to piggyback on your idea!
Average, 10 Qns, skunkee, Apr 13 19
Average
skunkee editor
Apr 13 19
567 plays
37.
  The Powers That C - 10 questions - 7 mins
Can you figure out the word you need that will fit each of the three clues given for each question? All answers begin with the letter C.
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Mar 02 14
Average
Creedy gold member
956 plays
38.
  Brainstorm 6 - 25 questions - 10 mins
Quizzical64: Find the second connecting word in these common two-word phrases. For example: Baking - , chilli - , curry - , custard - , talcum - , washing - . The answer is powder. Baking powder, chilli powder etc. These increase in difficulty. Have fun
Average, 25 Qns, Quizzical, Aug 13 05
Average
Quizzical
1813 plays
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  Be Careful - 10 questions - 6 mins
Add a word to 'be' to form a new word. Example: add a word meaning a flat container to 'be' to make a word meaning be disloyal to. Answer = be + tray = betray. All answers are six letters long. Only write the new word as the answer.
Average, 10 Qns, ramonesrule, Apr 08 21
Average
ramonesrule gold member
Apr 08 21
246 plays
40.
  Pro, Con, Pro, Con top quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Words are divisive things! Each of the answers in this quiz is either for a word, or against it: you can get each answer by using either "pro" or "con" as a prefix to the word in the clue. For example, "For each" would lead you to "proper." Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, CellarDoor, Jan 04 15
Average
CellarDoor gold member
507 plays
41.
  Triple Treat Words #5 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Many words have more than one meaning. 'Set' can mean a division of a tennis game, to lay a dining table, or to solidify. In this quiz, you need to find one word which can replace three words or phrases in each question.
Average, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, Oct 07 13
Average
Tizzabelle gold member
369 plays
42.
  Word Up! - 10 questions - 5 mins
Find the word that goes with the other three.
Average, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Jan 15 17
Average
nyirene330
Jan 15 17
472 plays
43.
  Field of Flowers Word Game great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 7 mins
This is a word game in which you guess the clues, pronounce them, then find the flower name they refer to and spell it correctly. Example: Opposite of night + last letter of the alphabet= Day + Z = daisy.
Average, 15 Qns, Bruyere, Apr 18 04
Average
Bruyere editor
4248 plays
44.
  Triple Treat Words #8 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Words can have more than one meaning. For instance, 'set' can mean solidify, to lay the table, and a division of a tennis match. This quiz asks you to find one word which can replace three words or phrases in the question.
Average, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, Dec 13 13
Average
Tizzabelle gold member
345 plays
45.
  Four Of A Kind - 10 questions - 5 mins
In each question I give you four words that can each be connected to a fifth. You'll probably work out the theme as you go along.
Average, 10 Qns, darksplash, Mar 29 20
Average
darksplash gold member
Mar 29 20
254 plays
46.
  Identical But Not Alike No 2 - 10 questions - 6 mins
Can you work out the word required for each of the following ten questions. Each has two or more different meanings but the same spelling. Oh, what's the word for that?
Tough, 10 Qns, Creedy, Jul 06 17
Tough
Creedy gold member
Jul 06 17
657 plays
47.
  A Lot In My Pot? - 10 questions - 6 mins
What can we make by adding new ingredients to my pot? Add new words to POT to find out. The answers are all the words created, for example add good fortune to pot to create a special meal. Your answer would be "potluck"
Average, 10 Qns, 480154st, Jun 23 21
Average
480154st gold member
Jun 23 21
220 plays
48.
  Last Great Soul Picnic with Ants Quiz - 20 questions - 10 mins
As the first picnic marches into the 2400 players range, the second creeps along behind it, here's the third one for you. Find a word from the clues that has an ant in it.
Average, 20 Qns, Bruyere, Apr 26 22
Average
Bruyere editor
Apr 26 22
1483 plays
49.
  You Could Hear a Pin Drop - 10 questions - 5 mins
Take a long word, remove its pin and hear it drop, then give me the remaining word.
Easier, 10 Qns, leith90, Oct 18 17
Easier
leith90 gold member
Oct 18 17
1332 plays
50.
  Triple Treat Words #3 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Many words have more than one meaning. For instance, 'set' can mean to lay the table, a division of play in tennis or the solidification of jelly. In this quiz, the answer is one word that can substitute for three or four phrases in each question.
Average, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, Aug 31 13
Average
Tizzabelle gold member
306 plays
51.
  The END is Nigh! - 10 questions - 6 mins
Each word begins with, ends with, or contains the word "end". Find this word with help from the clues, e.g. "To protect from attacks, harm, or danger" -- "defEND". Best of luck!
Average, 10 Qns, thegogga, Oct 15 17
Average
thegogga
Oct 15 17
532 plays
52.
  Brainstorm 2 - 25 questions - 10 mins
Find the first connecting word in these common two word phrases. For example: - can, - hat, - lizzie, - plate, - soldier. The answer is tin: tin can, tin hat, tin lizzie, tin plate etc. These start off as being easy and increase in difficult
Average, 25 Qns, Quizzical, May 28 07
Average
Quizzical
2978 plays
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  Words within Words that Start with BLACK - 10 questions - 6 mins
Each word begins with "black".
Average, 10 Qns, Agape2012, Jun 16 13
Average
Agape2012
830 plays
54.
  Triple Treat Words #4 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
Words can have more than one meaning. In this quiz, your task is to find a word that can substitute for three or four words or phrases in the question. For example, 'set' can mean a division of a tennis game, to solidify, or to lay a table.
Average, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, Sep 18 13
Average
Tizzabelle gold member
318 plays
55.
  The Meaning of Life - 10 questions - 6 mins
Life is a mystery we may never solve. However, here are some word clues you CAN solve: they all have the word "life" within their body.
Average, 10 Qns, malik24, Dec 23 11
Average
malik24
539 plays
56.
  Let's Put an End to This great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
I'll give you a definition of a word, and once you figure out the word, 'put an end to it' and make a whole new word. The first five answers begin with END, and the last five end with END.
Average, 10 Qns, eburge, Aug 11 09
Average
eburge gold member
1691 plays
57.
  No Ifs, Ands or Buts! - 10 questions - 5 mins
Each of the following nicknames changes to another word if you add either "If" "and" or "but" to it. I will give you clues for each. So-get off your Ifs, Ands and Butts!
Average, 10 Qns, richicago, Feb 23 06
Average
richicago
1772 plays
58.
  A Row is a Row is a Row - 10 questions - 7 mins
A row is an orderly line, except when it's a verb meaning to paddle or a noun meaning an argument. See if you can find the common homophone or homonym in each paragraph. Use the hints to check you have the right tense or form of the word. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, PootyPootwell, Aug 07 21
Average
PootyPootwell gold member
Aug 07 21
187 plays
59.
Each word always begins with the letters EN. The two part question has two different sets of clues. Now, what is that word you're looking for?
Easier, 10 Qns, Lord_Digby, Jan 04 15
Easier
Lord_Digby
1724 plays
60.
  Do These Three Fit? - 10 questions - 5 mins
All three of the words given have a common word that fits either in front or behind them. Your job is to find the missing word. Example: question. shoe__ Christmas__ shade__ Answer: tree. All answers are singular. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, YourLordship, Mar 17 15
Average
YourLordship
409 plays
61.
  The Dog's Dinner popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
See if you can help Dougie the Daft Doggy identify these words and phrases, all of which start with the letters D O G in that order.
Average, 10 Qns, darksplash, Jul 12 13
Average
darksplash gold member
2556 plays
62.
  Snow: A Four-Letter Word - 10 questions - 5 mins
All answers begin with SNOW and are related in some way to that fluffy white stuff that we either love or hate. Example: SNOW + a season of the year = a big one could get kids a day out of school (snowfall)
Average, 10 Qns, unterkircher, May 27 13
Average
unterkircher
663 plays
63.
  Trio Seeks Fourth - 10 questions - 6 mins
Three words are given and we are looking for a fourth one that can go before or after to form a new word or phrase. For example, the words PICKLED, RED and RINGS go together with the word ONION to form PICKLED ONION, RED ONION and ONION RINGS.
Average, 10 Qns, gme24, Mar 13 21
Average
gme24 gold member
Mar 13 21
210 plays
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