brain-teaser


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brain-teaser

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brain-twister

n
informal a difficult problem
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Noun1.brain-teaser - a difficult problembrain-teaser - a difficult problem      
problem - a question raised for consideration or solution; "our homework consisted of ten problems to solve"
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In fact, your first brain-teaser might be: "Why two games instead of one?
BRUM will be ahead of the game this weekend with a two-day brain-teaser tournament which will include Scrabble and chess.
The brain-teaser, posted online, consists of blocks of seemingly random letters.
Twisting and squishing your brain until you find the solution to more than 100 puzzles, a weird character called the Mannequin ushers you into his sinister world and challenges you to complete every brain-teaser on offer if you want to be free from The Curse.
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Hundreds of thousands of people from more than 213 different countries around the globe are finding their way to the brain-teaser site every month at http://www.
Terry Hands' interpretation and staging - along with a pet tortoise I - breathe light and space into the uproarious mathematical, brain-teaser.
The fiancAe of soccer ace Wayne Rooney will lead the wives and girlfriends on BBC TV's brain-teaser show Test The Nation.
And he challenges you to complete every single brain-teaser on offer if you want to be free from The Curse.
The game between Leicester and Blackburn is a real brain-teaser.
It's a brain-teaser even Stephen Hawking would struggle to solve.
But this little brain-teaser might - 40 per cent of jailed criminals in Britain are illiterate.