Crossword solutions & Synonyms for
Riddle

16 September 2020 The Sun Cryptic

We have 17 answers for the crossword clue Riddle. We last saw the 'Riddle' clue in The Sun Cryptic on Wednesday, 16 September 2020.

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Definitions and usage

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  • A coarse sieve (as for gravel)
  • A difficult problem
  • Set a difficult problem or riddle; "riddle me a riddle"
  • Pierce with many holes; "The bullets riddled his body"
  • Explain a riddle
  • Separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff
  • Speak in riddles
  • Spread or diffuse through; "An atmosphere of distrust has permeated this administration"; "music penetrated the entire building"; "His campaign was riddled with accusations and personal attacks"

Anagrams

We found 2 anagrams for the word 'Riddle'.

lidder
  • Definition Unavailable
riddel
  • Definition Unavailable

Crossword Answers

4 Letters

SIFT

Distinguish and separate out; "sift through the job candidates"

5 Letters

IMBUE

Suffuse with color

POSER

A person who poses for a photographer or painter or sculptor; "the president didn't have time to be a model so the artist worked from photos"

SIEVE

A strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles

6 Letters

ENIGMA

Something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained; "how it got out is a mystery"; "it remains one of nature's secrets"

PUZZLE

A game that tests your ingenuity

SCREEN

A protective covering that keeps things out or hinders sight; "they had just moved in and had not put up blinds yet"

TEASER

A worker who teases wool

7 Letters

DIFFUSE

Cause to become widely known; "spread information"; "circulate a rumor"; "broadcast the news"

MYSTERY

Something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained; "how it got out is a mystery"; "it remains one of nature's secrets"

PERVADE

Spread or diffuse through; "An atmosphere of distrust has permeated this administration"; "music penetrated the entire building"; "His campaign was riddled with accusations and personal attacks"

STUMPER

A particularly difficult or baffling question or problem

8 Letters

PERMEATE

Penetrate mutually or be interlocked; "The territories of two married people interpenetrate a lot"

9 Letters

CONUNDRUM

A difficult problem

PENETRATE

Insert the penis into the vagina or anus of; "Did the molester penetrate the child?"

11 Letters

BRAINTEASER

14 Letters

INTERPENETRATE

Penetrate mutually or be interlocked; "The territories of two married people interpenetrate a lot"

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