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Riddle. This is really hard. Have fun!

  1. Jan 31, 2008 #1
    I am hot but I need fire, I am tall but I need to jump, I am long but I need to stretch and I am slimy but I need slime, I am full but I need fuel. I end in X.

    What am I?
     
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  3. Feb 17, 2008 #2
    a really impossible riddle.
     
  4. Feb 19, 2008 #3
    man this is hard, and there arent many things that end in X,

    at first i thought its sex ...
     
  5. Feb 20, 2008 #4
    I'm thinking religion...Jesus ?
     
  6. Feb 20, 2008 #5
    it ends in X, and how does religion need to jump???
     
  7. Feb 21, 2008 #6
    Hmm... how about paradox?
     
  8. Feb 23, 2008 #7
    a suffix
     
  9. Feb 25, 2008 #8
    Could the answer be a treasure map? Or a quest? With each of the sentences describing the steps needed to get through each stage?

    As for ending with an X, most treasure maps have the treasure located on the map with an "X" symbol.

    Regards,
    Kwah =]
     
  10. Feb 28, 2008 #9
    hmm.... i think, this is an object...a thing

    really Hard..XD
     
  11. Mar 2, 2008 #10
    I thought of crucifix (don't ask) Then wax, then latex then phoenix but nothing quite fits? good one :smile:

    Oh and then I thought of flambeux, but that was naff too.
     
    Last edited: Mar 2, 2008
  12. Mar 2, 2008 #11

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    I thought it was Phoenix but it doesn't match the riddle much. :redface:
     
  13. Mar 3, 2008 #12
    I think its.


    Context:

    hot needs fire
    Tall needs to jump
    long needs to stretch
    full but need fuel
    slimy needs slime
    ends in x as in ex-wife
     
    Last edited: Mar 3, 2008
  14. Jan 16, 2009 #13
    Not trying to be racist in any way but is it possibly a "mex," as in the person? All refering to border hopping.
     
  15. Jan 17, 2009 #14
    ...fax
    ...tax
     
  16. Jan 17, 2009 #15
    Ichthys or XTYS, was not a bad first guess where fish are involved.
     
  17. Jan 31, 2009 #16
    PARADOX

    A paradox is a statement or group of statements that leads to a contradiction or a situation that defies intuition. And... it ends in "X"
     
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