6 Letters
4 Consonants
2 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use riddle as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Riddle
A 2 syllables noun and 6 letters with the letters d, e, i, l, and r, 4 consonants, 2 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letters dd. Riddle starts with a consonant and ends with a vowel with the starting letters r, ri, rid, ridd, riddl, and the ending characters are e, le, dle, ddle, iddle, . Riddle is also a double consonant (dd) word. View the double consonant words list.
A coarse sieve (as for gravel)
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. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Riddle in Pig Latin is said as "iddleray or iddlerway".
r | i | d | d | l | e
ri | id | dd | dl | le
rid | idd | ddl | dle
ridd | iddl | ddle
Word Gram
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 729 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.

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
Assortarrange or order by classes or categories
"How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?"
Augerhand tool for boring holes

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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 or can you use riddle in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 76650 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 60793 games. This 6 letter 8 point scrabble word can be rearranged 360 ways. What other words can be made with the letters d, e, i, l, and r? There's 89 with 8 letters or less with the letters d, e, i, l, and r. Here is a list of 25 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Delivery (8 letters) 15 +7 16 +7 delivery
Slider (6 letters) 7 8 slider
Dribble (7 letters) 12 +4 15 +6 dribble
Deviltry (8 letters) 15 +7 16 +7 deviltry
Devilry (7 letters) 14 +6 15 +6 devilry
Bridle (6 letters) 9 +1 11 +2 bridle
Ridicule (8 letters) 11 +3 14 +5 ridicule
Estrilda (8 letters) 9 +1 10 +1 estrilda
Lyrebird (8 letters) 14 +6 15 +6 lyrebird
Bellbird (8 letters) 13 +5 17 +8 bellbird
Redtail (7 letters) 8 9 redtail
Bluebird (8 letters) 13 +5 17 +8 bbdeilru
Ridley (6 letters) 10 +2 10 +1 ridley
Lacertid (8 letters) 11 +3 13 +4 articled
Rallidae (8 letters) 9 +1 11 +2 rallidae
Laridae (7 letters) 8 9 laridae
Airedale (8 letters) 9 +1 10 +1 airedale
Cleridae (8 letters) 11 +3 13 +4 cleridae
Clerid (6 letters) 9 +1 11 +2 clerid
Elaterid (8 letters) 9 +1 10 +1 adeeilrt
Labridae (8 letters) 11 +3 13 +4 aabdeilr
Derelict (8 letters) 11 +3 13 +4 derelict
Dialyzer (8 letters) 21 +13 21 +12 dialyzer
Dilater (7 letters) 8 9 redtail
Riddle (6 letters) 8 9 riddle


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