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Things that are Silver

Can you guess these answers that all contain the word "Silver"?
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Last updated: June 20, 2019
First submittedMarch 27, 2011
Times taken47,625
Rating3.80
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Clue
Answer
Every cloud has one
Silver Lining
This will kill a werewolf
Silver Bullet
Adult male gorilla
Silverback
2nd place at the Olympics
Silver Medal
Silver alloy used to make cutlery
Sterling Silver
A rich person is born
with one of these in their mouth
Silver Spoon
What the Lone Ranger said
to his horse
Hi-Yo Silver
"Treasure Island" villain
Long John Silver
"It's Christmas time in the city"
Silver Bells
Clue
Answer
Another name for Mercury
Quicksilver
Fantastic Four character
Silver Surfer
Star of "Clueless"
Alicia Silverstone
Sexy person with grey hair
Silver Fox
U.S. military decoration for valor
Silver Star
A persuasive, cunning person
has this body part
Silver Tongue
The movies
Silver Screen
Profession of Paul Revere
Silversmith
"Served up on a ..."
Silver Platter
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level 78
Dec 15, 2013
Didn't know Paul Revere was a silversmith but there are only so many professions with the word silver in them so it wasn't too hard to guess.
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level 78
Dec 15, 2013
and how is Silver Bells the most-missed answer when this goes up the same day as the Christmas songs quiz?
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level 73
Dec 15, 2013
can't believe the disparity between silver bells and silverback...had never heard silverback before, but yet it was answered correctly by a large amount of people
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level 73
Dec 15, 2013
and silver medal is under 50 percent? wow...like the easiest one on the list
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level 68
Jan 16, 2018
@Kal, RE Silverbells being the (then) least guessed, I'm a Brit and I had never heard if it. I just googled the song and the version I listened to I don't remeber ever having heard before. It may well be a song that is very well known in the US. but that didn't make it across the pond. That would explain the low score a little.
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level 78
Mar 20, 2018
Fair enough. Though in my travels one of the surprising discoveries I've made is how American Christmas songs and decorations get used all over the place... for instance in Palestine, Bahrain, and the Philippines.
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level 51
Mar 20, 2018
In my travels I have noticed the opposite, i.e. in most of Europe, Australia, Malaysia, Bali, Singapore, Thailand, New Zealand, Morocco and the Isle of Man
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level 65
May 20, 2019
Never ever heard of it.

after reading algernon i realise it is a song (thought maybe decoration, or the name of a period, or what a town is called during xmas..

and several song obviously did make it across the pond. Im dreaming of a white xmas and jinggle beIls, and the horrible songs of wham and mariah carrey...

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level 81
Jun 21, 2019
Wham was British, so no blaming the US for that.
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level 65
Aug 24, 2019
Fair enough haha, I would want them imposed on me either haha
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level 48
Aug 26, 2019
Never heard of silver bells. A Christmas decoration in your part of the world perhaps.
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level 78
Aug 26, 2019
I'm sure these songs have been played in Thailand as well as the UK before.
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level 78
Aug 26, 2019
Silver Bells charted in the top 40 in the UK in 2009, peaking at #27. But once again, Algernon assumes that any answer he doesn't know the answer to is unfair and it must be that it was impossible for him to know.
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level 71
Dec 15, 2013
Copley's famous portrait of Revere [http://www.artchive.com/artchive/C/copley/revere.jpg.html] shows him holding one of his works,
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level 58
Mar 20, 2018
If that's the picture I'm thinking of, it makes Revere look like a ringer for...Bob Hope. Had a pic like that in my high school history textbook.
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level 36
Dec 15, 2013
I got them all but quicksilver, so obvious after as well!
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level 68
Feb 12, 2016
I reckon a lead bullet might just slow a werewolf down a little.
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level 61
Nov 10, 2016
I was trying to think of an actual place that the sidewalk ends rather than it being a book title. Gah!
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level 42
Nov 30, 2016
I wrote Harambe for adult male gorilla but it didnt work. Please fix this.
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level 72
Jun 21, 2019
And does "Harambe" have the word "Silver" in it? Then I guess it is not the right answer for a quiz where every answer has "silver" in it.
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level 72
Jun 23, 2019
/r/whoosh
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level 63
Jun 24, 2019
Besides the fact that every answer contains the word silver, Harambe was the name of a Gorilla. By that logic every male Gorillas name ever would have to be accepted.
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level 72
Jun 23, 2019
I had no idea there was such a lively, ongoing debate about whether the Lone Ranger was saying hi-HO or hi-YO. In fact, I never thought of hi-yo as even being a possibility!
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level 56
Aug 24, 2019
Since Mercury was capitalized, I thought you were referring to the planet. I wouldn't have gotten it anyway though!
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level 44
Aug 26, 2019
I thought the same thing exactly
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level 45
Aug 26, 2019
Where’s Phillip Schofield?