Road Trip Riddles


Throw it off the highest building, and I'll not break. But put me in the ocean, and I will. What am I?
EUSSIT A --RO-- EVAW A


What gets wetter and wetter the more it dries?
.LEWOT A


I am mother and father, but never birth or nurse. I'm rarely still, but I never wander. What am I?
.EERT A


No sooner spoken than broken. What is it?
TERCES A --RO-- ECNELIS


What's black and white and red all over?
.REPAPSWEN A


The man who invented it doesn't want it. The man who bought it doesn't need it. The man who needs it doesn't know it. What is it?
.NIFFOC A


I have holes in my top and bottom, my left and right, and in the middle. But I still hold water. What am I?
.EGNOPS A


I went into the woods and got it. I sat down to seek it. I brought it home with me because I couldn't find it. What is it?
.RETNILPS A


What goes around the world but stays in a corner?
.PMATS A


What can run but never walks, has a mouth but never talks, has a head but never weeps, has a bed but never sleeps?
REVIR A


You use a knife to slice my head and weep beside me when I am dead. What am I?
.NOINO NA


You throw away the outside and cook the inside. Then you eat the outside and throw away the inside. What did you eat?
.NEKCIHC A --RO-- .NROC FO RAE NA


I run over fields and woods all day. Under the bed at night I sit not alone. My tongue hangs out, up and to the rear, awaiting to be filled in the morning. What am I?
.EOHS A


A certain crime is punishable if attempted but not punishable if committed. What is it?
.EDICIUS


I can run but not walk. Wherever I go, thought follows close behind. What am I?
.ESON A


Give me food, and I will live; give me water, and I will die. What am I?
.ERIF


I'm the part of the bird that's not in the sky. I can swim in the ocean and yet remain dry. What am I?
.WODAHS A


What goes up and down the stairs without moving?
.GUR A


I am weightless, but you can see me. Put me in a bucket, and I'll make it lighter. What am I?
.ELOH A


What can you catch but not throw?
.DLOC A