riddle
Noun
1. (puzzle) 
a. la acertijo m, adivinanza (F) 
2. (mystery) 
a. el enigma (M) 
transitive verb
3. (general) 
to riddle somebody with bulletsacribillar a alguien a balazos
riddled with mistakesplagado(a) de errores
riddle [ˈrɪdl]
noun
(word puzzle) acertijo (m); adivinanza (f); (mystery) enigma (m); misterio (m); (person etc) enigma (m)
to ask sb a riddle proponer un acertijo a algn; to speak in riddles hablar en clave
riddle [ˈrɪdl]
noun
(sieve) criba (f); criba (f) gruesa; (potato sorter etc) escogedor (m);
transitive verb
1 (sieve) cribar; [+potatoes etc] pasar por el escogedor
2
to riddle with [+bullets etc] acribillar a; the house is riddled with damp la casa tiene humedad por todas partes; the organization is riddled with communists el organismo está plagado de comunistas; the army is riddled with subversion el ejército está infectado de elementos subversivos
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