What Am I Riddles

What Am I Riddles

We hope you enjoy our collection of what am I riddles and answers.  Please share your favorite what am I riddles in the comments section.

I get wet while drying. What am I?

A towel


The more you take the more you leave behind.  What am I?



I eat, I live. I breathe, I live. I drink, I die. What am I?



I have a single eye but cannot see.  What am I?

A needle


I am a seed with three letters in my name. Take away the last two and I still sound the same. What am I?

A pea


I am tall when young and short when I am old. What am I?

A candle


I go up and never come down.  What am I?



I get smaller every time I take a bath. What am I?

A bar of soap


I am black when you buy me, red when you use me and gray when you throw me away.  What am I?



I go in the water black and come out red.  What am I?



I am heavy forward, but backward I’m not. What am I?



I disappear every time you say my name. What am I?



I fly without wings.  What am I?



I have a face but no eyes, hands but no arms. What am I?

A clock


I am an instrument that you can hear but not touch or see.  What am I?

You voice


The more you take away from me, the bigger I shall get. What am I?

A hole


If you have me, you want to share me. Once you share me, you won’t have me. What am I?

A secret


Tear me off and scratch my head, what once red is now black. What am I?

A match


I am full of holes but still hold water. What am I?

A sponge


I start with an E, end with an E, and have a letter in me. What am I?



I stink while living but smell good when dead. What am I?

A pig


I sit in a corner while traveling around the world. What am I?

A stamp


My rings are not worth much, but they ell my age. What am I?

A tree


If you lose me you may cause people around me to lose me too. What am I?

Your temper


I am constantly overlooked by everyone but everyone has me. What am I?

A nose


I belong to you but others use me more often than you do. What am I?

Your name


I must be broken before you can use me. What am I?

An egg


I cannot be burned by fire or drowned in water. What am I?



I can fall off a building and live, but put me in water I will die. What am I?



The faster you run, the harder it is to catch me. What am I?

You breath


Please share your favorite what am I riddles in the comments section.

324 thoughts on “What Am I Riddles

  1. The one for the soap was a really good one.
    Here is one that I mad up
    What do you buy to eat but never eat it


          1. I think its our smell, like when u smell bad anyways here is a riddle. U have ur bath ree done into marble one day you come and turn on the taps to have a bath but you forget your towel so u go get but the door is jammed, so you go to turn off the taps but the taps won`t turn off how do u stop your self from drowning. P.S sorry if didn’t make sences

  2. My challenge has made men throughout time stumble, I have defeated kings, left wise men humble, You see me now, but I am most often heard, and have killed men when with bullets paired, You might break a sweat when fighting with me, but I’ll exert no pressure on your body, a with a direct approach you can never find victory, work laterally rather than literally. What am I?

  3. Reflect on good fortune as you solve the next teaser
    The waters surrounding this icon? Crowd pleaser
    NO Pete can be helpful, but please don’t get wet
    Just tell us what’s written, southeast in quartet

      1. Do u know the riddle , I’m given to a youngster, a sheep, and s door. All are brought into the world with me , but a few have me when they die. What am I?

      1. *** RIDDLE*** You have me everyday But rarely Appreciate it. You wonder my Purpose but you enjoy me While u have me……………………WHAT AM I!?

  4. i’ve many lengthy limbs yet spin no tree top web neither swing nor sing nor sting but crawl and bite instead what am i?

  5. I am something hard to gain but easy to lose, i can bring people close or keep them away, i can bring people close or make them strangers. What am i.

    Answer: Trust

    1. Cool ? guys ? ? ? ? ? ?really good jokes i came here because at my school at lunch we do riddles and jokes so i came here nice jokes dude ?

        1. A group of scientists developed a portable hand held device which was capable of detecting the number of thieves in any area,however it only worked by holding it out of a flying vehicle (so that it would count easier) .So the scientists got on a jet and flew over several countries,when they flew over china the scientist held out his hand with the device in it and it started ounting,it read 2,500. the man exclaimed “Wow” Then they flew over russia,it then counted 1000, After that they begun the flight back home ,then the scientist held out his hand and brought it back in,only that something was different ,He then Shouted “WE JUST FLEW OVER NEW YORK” the his collegues asked him why , then he replied”BECAUSE SOME BASTARD JUST STOLE THE DEVICE!!!”

  6. I travel around the world but stay in one place what am I ?

    A stamp

    I go around the park but stay in one place what am I ?

    A fence

  7. Technically, it could be a person. It never specifies what it is that the thing is drinking. So, if a human drinks beer, for instance, after a while, it will kill you. Same thing goes for poisons and such.

  8. I am the smallest one can be I Define all that’s around me but at the same time I have no meaning the paradoxes unveil is to great never over think for i may be right next to you it just takes an open mind. What am I?

  9. I need an answer to this riddle Asap lol…
    I of stone, hold your end and your beginning. Your name and your birthday. What am I?

  10. Dear LONDIN,
    The one that says I live,eat,breath,drink,and die couldn’t be a person because it said “I eat, I live, I breath, I live, I drink, I die” and when a person drinks we still live, we don’t die.
    — Olivia

  11. Here are a few, enjoy!

    1. The more there is, the less you see. Riddle me this, what could I be?
    2. We’re five little items of an everyday sort, you’ll find us all in a tennis court. What are we?
    3. I am greater than God, more evil than the devil. Poor people have me, rich people want me. If you eat me you’ll die, what am I?

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    1. This was so much fun I will play this every day XD my brother is playing this right NOW I appreciate that this was made it should be on everybody device!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  13. My fav is the one where is says I eat I live I breath I live I drink I die what am I
    Btw I also got all them right ???

  14. I love all of them but not the one that says”I smell bad when I alive but good when I die”
    I would do a quiz with my cousins and friends and let’s see who wins

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