Palindromes

palindrome is a word, phrase, number, or series that is the same backwards that it is forwards.

Palindrome Examples

Stressed or desserts
Rewarder or redrawer
Departer or retraped
Stop or pots
Snap or pans
Evil or live
Star or rats
Diaper or repaid
Never odd or even
Red rum, sir, is murder
Step on no pets
Eva, can I see bees in a cave?
No lemon, no melon
A but tuba.
A car, a man, a maraca.
A dog, a plan, a canal: pagoda.
A dog! A panic in a pagoda!
A lad named E. Mandala
A man, a plan, a canal: Panama.
A man, a plan, a cat, a ham, a yak, a yam, a hat, a canal-Panama!
A new order began, a more Roman age bred Rowena.
A nut for a jar of tuna.
A Santa at Nasa.
A Santa dog lived as a devil God at NASA.
A slut nixes sex in Tulsa.
A tin mug for a jar of gum, Nita.
A Toyota! Race fast, safe car! A Toyota!
A Toyota’s a Toyota.
Able was I ere I saw Elba.
Acrobats stab orca.
Aerate pet area.
Ah, Satan sees Natasha!
Aibohphobia (fear of palindromes)
Air an aria.
Al lets Della call Ed Stella.
alula
Amen icy cinema.
Amore, Roma.
Amy, must I jujitsu my ma?
Ana
Animal loots foliated detail of stool lamina.
Anna
Anne, I vote more cars race Rome to Vienna.
Are Mac ‘n’ Oliver ever evil on camera?
Are we not drawn onward to new era?
Are we not drawn onward, we few, drawn onward to new era?
Are we not pure? “No sir!” Panama’s moody Noriega brags. “It is garbage!” Irony dooms a man; a prisoner up to new era.
Art, name no tub time. Emit but one mantra.
As I pee, sir, I see Pisa!
Avid diva.

Onomatopoeias

An onomatopoeia is a word that looks like the sound it is describing.

  • argh
  • bang, banged, banging
  • bash, bashed, bashing
  • bawl, bawled, bawling
  • beep, beeped, beeping
  • belch, belched, belching
  • blab, blabbed, blabbing
  • blare, blared, blaring
  • blurt, blurted, blurting
  • bonk, bonked, bonking
  • boo-hoo
  • bow-wow
  • bump, bumped, bumping
  • buzz, buzzed, buzzing
  • choo-choo
  • clang, clanged, clanging
  • clank, clanked, clanking
  • clap, clapped, clapping,
  • clatter, clattered, clattering
  • cuckoo
  • gurgle, gurgled, gurgling
  • hohoho
  • POP, popped, popping
  • roar, roared, roaring
  • rustle, rustled, rustling
  • screech, screeched, screeching
  • sizzle, sizzled, sizzling
  • thump, thumped, thumpin
  • whisper, whispered, whispering

Can you think of any more that I can add?

Anagrams

An anagram is the rearranging of letters in one word to form another word.

  • A Decimal Point : I’m a Dot in Place
  • A Telephone Girl : Repeating “Hello”
  • Admirer : Married
  • Astronomers : Moon starers / No more stars
  • Butterfly : Flutter-by
  • Clint Eastwood : Old West Action
  • Contradiction : Accord not in it
  • Conversation : Voices Rant On
  • Debit Card : Bad Credit
  • Evangelist : Evil’s Agent
  • Heavy Rain? : Hire a Navy!
  • Listen : Silent
  • The Cockroach : Cook, Catch Her
  • The Country Side : No City Dust Here
  • The Detectives : Detect Thieves
  • The eyes : They see
  • Tom Cruise : So I’m Cuter
  • Western Union : No Wire Unsent

Can you think of any more that I can add?