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The meaning of Riddled

ˈrɪd(ə)l

Riddled – definition

verb

Speak in or pose riddles.

Usage examples:

He who knows not how to riddle
verb

Make many holes in (someone or something), especially with gunshot.

Usage examples:

His car was riddled by sniper fire
verb

Pass (a substance) through a large coarse sieve.

Usage examples:

For final potting, the soil mixture is not riddled
noun

A question or statement intentionally phrased so as to require ingenuity in ascertaining its answer or meaning.

Usage examples:

They started asking riddles and telling jokes
noun

A large coarse sieve, especially one used for separating ashes from cinders or sand from gravel.

Usage examples:

For inside the mill, the shelling stones began to turn, the riddles (large-meshed sieves) rhythmica…

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千疮百孔

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Doorzeefd

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Criblé

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Durchsetzt

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छलनी

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Crivellato

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수수께끼

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Пронизанный, Просеянный

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Acribillado

Word origin

late Old English hriddel, of Germanic origin; from an Indo-European root shared by Latin cribrum ‘sieve’, cernere ‘separate’, and Greek krinein ‘decide’.

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