A difficult problem (synset 106798080)
hypernym: problem - a question raised for consideration or solution
- A coarse sieve (as for gravel) (synset 104095808)
Pierce with many holes (synset 201277865)
"The bullets riddled his body"hypernym: pierce - make a hole into
Set a difficult problem or riddle (synset 200624678)
"riddle me a riddle"
Separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff (synset 201463414)
hypernym: sieve, sift, strain - separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elementssynonym: screen
Spread or diffuse through (synset 201231635)
"An atmosphere of distrust has permeated this administration"; "music penetrated the entire building"; "His campaign was riddled with accusations and personal attacks"
- Speak in riddles (synset 200744020)
- Explain a riddle (synset 200637376)
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