# Word Rebus : A Quick Guide for EverybodysteemCreated with Sketch.

in #contest4 years ago

# Hi Everybody.

### I'll give you a tour as to what a Rebus is :

Let's start first the meaning of a word rebus defined by Merriam - Webster :

• #### A word rebus is a representation of words or syllables by symbols whose names resemble the intended words or syllables in sound.

So, we were like solving a puzzle here using symbols! Each of symbol will be a key to form the word. The term for solving it is "Decipher" and as defined by Merriam-Webster Dictionary : Decipher is to make out the meaning of despite indistinctness or obscurity.

## Summary of Deciphering notes

Here are some notes which you can use. How to Decipher Rebus :

### /

• on, or, per, under, over, at

### =

• is, as, even, equal

### %

• rate, off, of

### ()

• in, on, close

### []

• in, on, close, lock

### +

• some, more, add, plus, positive

### -

• less, few, minus, negative

### X or x

• err, not, no, ex, ten

### XX

• female, ma, girl, woman, lady

### XY

• male, man, gent, boy

### ^

• raise, high, up, power

### \$

• cost, money, price

### Capital Letters

• high, top, up, big, cap

### Small letters

• low, small, down

• bi, di, two, twice

• in

# Example :

I'll show you some samples on how the game is made. I hope you'll understand it fully for us to have fun! :)

M
x = err
c
"-" = less ---> Merciless

Three M

## Game Details :

10 Questions will be posted on the #classical-rebus channel at SteemPH discord server.

1 Steem each for the person(1) who will get the first correct answer.
2 Steems each for the person(1) who will get the first correct answer.

Total prize : 15 STEEM courtesy of @donkeypong.

# Note to Everybody

Symbols may represent a lot of meaning, answers should be the same as mine to get the correct answer.

See you this evening! We will start exactly by 10:15 pm (Philippine Time) at @Steemph Discod server. To be redirected Click Here. Also, since we had enthusiastic members from SteemPH discord

# See you people!

### All the best

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This would be a lot of fun.

Game! Fighting !😁

Yay excited for the next game!

4 years ago (edited)

May ganito pala.lol

Thanks sa game.:)

Yan nga sabi ko sa #classical-rebus-guidelines-notes @st3llar. Lol haha. :)

Ahaha. Di ko nakikita lahat. Ang bibilis mag type. Mga hyper.

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