Perhaps first arising in the 18-century as a game of questions to celebrate the Christmas season, the game of Truth or Dare has become a staple at every gathering. Now, it seems, these truth or dare questions have become a rite of passage for children and teenagers alike, bravely testing the limits of how far they can push the limits of their own courage. For just a few hours, participants possess a free card of sorts to expose their darkest secrets and greatest fears, upon every answer of the simple question: truth or dare?
While truth or dare questions are popular among teenagers, they can prove to be an exciting way to get to know your friends, acquaintances, romantic partners, or anyone else who may feel up to the challenge. So, to spice up any party in need of a little rejuvenation (or honest truth-telling), we’ve compiled a list of the juiciest truth or dare questions and challenges. For your viewing pleasure, these are the greatest truth or dare questions—and for your sake, we hope you find the courage to choose dare over truth.
The Best Truth or Dare Questions to Make Any Party Way Less Boring:
Truth: What is the most embarrassing picture of you?
Dare: Give someone your phone and let them send a text from anyone in your contacts.
Truth: What do most of your friends think about you that is totally untrue?
Dare: Make up a 30-second opera about a person or people in the group and perform it.
Dare: Talk in an accent for the next 10 minutes.
Truth: Tell me about your first kiss.
Dare: Kiss the person to your left.
Truth: What is the most embarrassing thing your parents have caught you doing?
Dare: Do the worm.
Truth: Why did you break up with your last boyfriend/girlfriend?
Dare: Imitate a celebrity every time you talk for the next three minutes.
Truth: What is the most embarrassing thing in your room right now?
Dare: Be someone’s pet for the next five minutes.
Truth: What is something that you have never told anyone?
Dare: Let someone shave part of your body.
Truth: What is the most awkward romantic encounter that you’ve had?
Dare: Using no words, pretend to be a food. Don’t pretend to eat the food—pretend to be the food. Keep pretending until someone in the group guesses the food you are.
Truth: Have you ever made out with someone here?
Dare: Call the seventh contact in your phone and sing them 30 seconds of a song that the group chooses.
Truth: Tell us your most embarrassing vomit-related story.
Dare: Eat one teaspoon of the spiciest thing you have in the kitchen.
Dare: Belly dance for one minute.
Truth: What was the most embarrassing thing that happened to you at a grocery store?
Dare: Call a pizza place and order 300 sardine pizzas.
Dare: Give a foot massage to someone present.
Truth: What is the strangest thing you’ve ever said to partner while intimate?
Dare: Go a whole minute without blinking.
Truth: If you could suddenly become invisible, what would you choose to do first?
Dare: Screenshot your browser history and text it to your parents.
Truth: What’s your guiltiest pleasure?
Dare: Knock on the neighbor’s door and explain to them that your pet penguin got loose and ask if you can look for it in their backyard.
Truth: What is the most embarrassing thing that has happened to you in front of a crowd?
Dare: Make a sandwich while blindfolded, and then eat it.
Truth: Have you ever told a secret after you were told not to?
Dare: Go for a short walk outside and while walking, hold a conversation with yourself.
Dare: Tie your shoe strings together with another person and walk together to the end of the driveway and back.
Truth: If you were a giant, what would you like to do?
Dare: Put makeup on the person sitting the farthest away from you.
Truth: What was the worst day you ever had?
Dare: Go outside and howl, bark, and meow all for 2 minutes.
Dare: Pretend you’re a bird and eat cereal off the floor using only your mouth.
Truth: If you only had two minutes to get out of your house, what would you grab?
Dare: Call the nearest gas station and ask them if they sell hemorrhoid cream.
Truth: What is the most embarrassing thing that you have done to attract the attention of someone of the opposite sex?
Dare: Exchange an item of clothing with the person on your right.