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Synonyms for brain-teaser

a difficult problem

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DRAGON Film4 9PM Not for the faint hearted, this martial arts film is a fusion of mind-boggling action and brain-teasing noir.
It's not your average story opening, but offers just a glimpse of the weird and wonderful world you're entering, full to the brim with brain-teasing puzzles and quirky gameplay features.
Your two-hour experience includes 30 minutes kit up and briefing, followed by around six brain-teasing, adrenalin-pumping, tactical missions in the purpose-built all-weather arena, including Domination, Total Defence and VIP Escort.
( Total Film summarises the film as "a teen-focused sci-fi that aims to marry The Hunger Games' adrenaline rush with brain-teasing philosophical inquiry."
Another such painter is Zach Harris, a Californian who recently exhibited fifteen pieces in New York under the brain-teasing title "Central Park in a No Vex Cave." In many of the works that were on view, the frames claimed more of the wall's real estate than did the paintings they were ostensibly there to showcase.
consists of dozens of brief, brain-teasing mysteries - and the solution to each one involves basic knowledge about science!
Solving riddles is one of the great traditions of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan but Sherine, with her obvious signs of instability , might not be the first choice of candidate for a brain-teasing game show.
Drinkers are then better at solving brain-teasing quizzes and coming up with imaginative solutions to problems than they are sober.
More touch screens on this room offer light brain-teasing relief as visitors are asked to separate fact from fiction in a true-or-false format.
CRUSHO3D: A Puzzle With Another Dimension is a platform game that gives you the ability to change from 2D to 3D as you try to solve brain-teasing puzzles.
OUR amazing brain-teasing Culture Quiz 2011 appears in tomorrow's edition of The Journal.
A typically forthright yet brain-teasing phrase--torso twisting, tilting, curving, and arching atop decisively lunging legs--might take place against a score of distant traffic or the backdrop of a sunset.
Susan Strickland's office is filled with toys and puzzles, including several Rubik's cubes, the kind of brain-teasing exercises that keep the mind limber.
He added that he is keen to expand his online shop and focus on games, sporting items such as bicycles and skates, and brain-teasing puzzles for kids.
It features pulse-pounding stories about Anakin and Asoka as well as great brain-teasing puzzles with a chance to win super prizes!