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noun 
  1. a verbal puzzle, mystery, or other problem of an intellectual nature.
  2. a sieve
Translations: 
  • French: enigme
  • German: Rí¤tsel
  • Italian: enigma , indovinello
verb (riddles, riddling, riddled)
  1. to fill with holes
    • The shots from his gun began to the target.
      1. to fill or spread throughout; to pervade
    • Your argument is riddled with errors.
      1. to solve, answer, or explicate a riddle or question
    • Riddle me this...., meaning Answer the following question.
      1. to put something through a sieve
    • You have to the gravel before you lay it on the road.
Translations: 
  • German: entrí¤tseln
    (trans-mid)
    (trans-bottom) (trans-top, to put something through a sieve)
    (trans-mid)
    (trans-bottom)

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