6 Letters
4 Consonants
2 Vowels
2 Syllables
Type Of Speech
You can use riddle as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
Middle English
Compound Words
A compound word, riddle has more than one word within it. There's 2 words which are rid and dle.
School Grade
Riddle is set as a grade seven word that starts with r, ends with e, 2 syllables, 2 vowels and 6 letters.
Is riddle a scrabble word? A 8 point word in scrabble. Probability, odds and more information is coming soon.
About Riddle
A 2 syllables noun with the letters d, e, i, l and r, 4 consonants, 2 vowels and 2 syllables. The starting characters are r, ri, rid, ridd, riddl, and ending characters are e, le, dle, ddle, iddle, with 6 letters. Riddle is also a double consonant (dd) word. View the double consonant words list.
Noun Examples
a coarse sieve (as for gravel)
a difficult problem
Verb Examples
set a difficult problem or riddle;
"riddle me a riddle"
explain a riddle
speak in riddles
pierce many times;
"The bullets riddled his body"
separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Riddle"

There are 730 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to riddle.

Synonym Definition
Acidstreet name for lysergic acid diethylamide
Adamstreet names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine
Almightyterms referring to the Judeo-Christian God
Amazebe a mystery or bewildering to
"This beats me!"
"Got me--I don''t know the answer!"
"a vexing problem"
"This question really stuck me"
Anagrama word or phrase spelled by rearranging the letters of another word or phrase
Annoyancethe act of troubling or annoying someone
Answera nonverbal reaction
"his answer to any problem was to get drunk"
"their answer was to sue me"
Arabesquean ornament that interlaces simulated foliage in an intricate design
Augerhand tool for boring holes
Babblegibberish resembling the sounds of a baby

View all cognitive synonyms for Riddle


There are 1 anagrams from riddle.

Anagram Definition
Riddlea coarse sieve (as for gravel)

View English words with the unique letters used in riddle. Words With The Letters Deilr


Riddle derives from 2 words.

Word Definition
Riddlea coarse sieve (as for gravel)
Screensomething that keeps things out or hinders sight
"they had just moved in and had not put up blinds yet"


Riddle has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Screensomething that keeps things out or hinders sight
"they had just moved in and had not put up blinds yet"
Sievea strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles

The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word riddle.

Is riddle a scrabble word? The probability of getting the word riddle in scrabble is 1 out of every 76650 games. This 8 point 6 letter scrabble word can be rearranged 360 ways, but what other words can be made with the letters d, e, i, l and r? Here is a list of 87 words with the letters d, e, i, l and r for better points possible on the board.

Word Scrabble Words With Friends Word Chums 4Pics1Word Jumble
Airedale (8 letters) 9 +1 points airedale
Ariled (6 letters) 7 railed
Articled (8 letters) 11 +3 points articled
Bellbird (8 letters) 13 +5 points bellbird
Bewilder (8 letters) 14 +6 points bewilder
Bluebird (8 letters) 13 +5 points bbdeilru
Bridle (6 letters) 9 +1 points bridle
Bridled (7 letters) 11 +3 points bridled
Bristled (8 letters) 11 +3 points bristled
Builder (7 letters) 10 +2 points rebuild
Circled (7 letters) 12 +4 points ccdeilr
Clerid (6 letters) 9 +1 points clerid
Cleridae (8 letters) 11 +3 points cleridae
Credible (8 letters) 13 +5 points credible
Credibly (8 letters) 16 +8 points credibly
Dallier (7 letters) 8 dallier
Decrial (7 letters) 10 +2 points decrial
Delairea (8 letters) 9 +1 points airedale
Deliver (7 letters) 11 +3 points reviled
Delivery (8 letters) 15 +7 points delivery
Derail (6 letters) 7 railed
Derelict (8 letters) 11 +3 points derelict
Detrital (8 letters) 9 +1 points detrital
Devilry (7 letters) 14 +6 points devilry
Deviltry (8 letters) 15 +7 points deviltry
Dialyzer (8 letters) 21 +13 points dialyzer
Dibbler (7 letters) 12 +4 points dribble
Diddler (7 letters) 10 +2 points diddler
Dilater (7 letters) 8 redtail
Directly (8 letters) 14 +6 points directly
Direly (6 letters) 10 +2 points ridley
Disraeli (8 letters) 9 +1 points disraeli
Drearily (8 letters) 12 +4 points drearily
Dribble (7 letters) 12 +4 points dribble
Dribbler (8 letters) 13 +5 points dribbler
Driblet (7 letters) 10 +2 points driblet
Drilled (7 letters) 9 +1 points drilled
Driller (7 letters) 8 deillrr
Drivel (6 letters) 10 +2 points drivel
Drizzle (7 letters) 26 +18 points dizzler
Duvalier (8 letters) 12 +4 points duvalier
Elaterid (8 letters) 9 +1 points adeeilrt
Estrilda (8 letters) 9 +1 points estrilda
Idler (5 letters) 6 riled
Ill Bred (8 letters)
Ill Bred (8 letters)
Labridae (8 letters) 11 +3 points aabdeilr
Lacertid (8 letters) 11 +3 points articled
Laridae (7 letters) 8 laridae
Leisured (8 letters) 9 +1 points leisured
Let Ride (8 letters)
Littered (8 letters) 9 +1 points deeilrtt
Liveried (8 letters) 12 +4 points deeiilrv
Lyrebird (8 letters) 14 +6 points lyrebird
Radicle (7 letters) 10 +2 points decrial
Railed (6 letters) 7 railed
Rallidae (8 letters) 9 +1 points rallidae
Readily (7 letters) 11 +3 points readily
Realised (8 letters) 9 +1 points realised
Realized (8 letters) 18 +10 points realized
Rebuild (7 letters) 10 +2 points rebuild
Redtail (7 letters) 8 redtail
Relieved (8 letters) 12 +4 points relieved
Relived (7 letters) 11 +3 points reviled
Residual (8 letters) 9 +1 points residual
Reviled (7 letters) 11 +3 points reviled
Riddle (6 letters) 8 riddle
Riddled (7 letters) 10 +2 points diddler
Ridicule (8 letters) 11 +3 points ridicule
Ridley (6 letters) 10 +2 points ridley
Riled (5 letters) 6 riled
Sadleria (8 letters) 9 +1 points sadleria
Salaried (8 letters) 9 +1 points sadleria
Sidereal (8 letters) 9 +1 points realised
Silvered (8 letters) 12 +4 points silvered
Slidder (7 letters) 9 +1 points ddeilrs
Sliddery (8 letters) 13 +5 points sliddery
Slider (6 letters) 7 slider
Tiddler (7 letters) 9 +1 points tiddler
Tile Red (8 letters)
Tiredly (7 letters) 11 +3 points tiredly
Trilled (7 letters) 8 deillrt
Twiddler (8 letters) 13 +5 points twiddler
Weirdly (7 letters) 14 +6 points weirdly
Wilder (6 letters) 10 +2 points wilder
Wild Rye (8 letters)
Yielder (7 letters) 11 +3 points yielder

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