riddle


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Synonyms for riddle

Synonyms for riddle

anything that arouses curiosity or perplexes because it is unexplained, inexplicable, or secret

Synonyms for riddle

a difficult problem

a coarse sieve (as for gravel)

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pierce with many holes

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separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff

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speak in riddles

explain a riddle

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Children (in chorus): Hiphi, Hiphi (We took a riddle).
Despite only making his WWE debut in 2018 after several years on the independent circuit, Riddle has enjoyed a fast start to life in the franchise.
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Unfortunately, there is a degree of inattentiveness in the translation and analysis of several riddles. To give a few examples: in Riddle 27, some past verbs are rendered as present (e.g.
The answer sheets, which they designed themselves to spell out a hidden word from the riddle answers, are now on sale to the public charged at 50p per sheet.
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Chapter 1, "The Anglo-Saxon Riddleworld," addresses riddles in Anglo-Saxon texts and suggests their function in the culture that produced them, pointing out that the form of epithet known as a kenning in Beowulf is itself a kind of riddle (the epithet "whale road," for example, refers to the sea).
One notion I am setting myself against, here--I may as well be plain--is that a given riddle has one right or correct answer.
Senior District Judge Howard Riddle discharged Mr Rancadore at Westminster Magistrates' Court.
In this context, my focus is on the youth created genre creation called mchongoano and the traditional riddle as a comparative to show that mchongoano is in many respects, similar to the traditional riddle and yet a potential replacement for the traditional riddle.
29 ( ANI ): Facebook users have to change their profile pictures to a giraffe if they fail to solve a riddle shared on the social networking site.