Detailed Translations for riddle from English to Spanish


riddle [the ~] noun

  1. the riddle
    el misterio; la adivinanza; el rompecabezas; el enigma; el acertijo; el puzzle
  2. the riddle (brainteaser; puzzle; braintwister)
    el rompecabezas; el puzzle; el enigma; el acertijo

Translation Matrix for riddle:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
acertijo brainteaser; braintwister; puzzle; riddle
adivinanza riddle
enigma brainteaser; braintwister; puzzle; riddle
misterio riddle miracle; mysteriousness; mystery; secret; secretiveness
puzzle brainteaser; braintwister; puzzle; riddle jigsaw
rompecabezas brainteaser; braintwister; puzzle; riddle jigsaw
- brain-teaser; conundrum; enigma
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- diffuse; imbue; interpenetrate; penetrate; permeate; pervade; screen
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- sieve; sift

Related Words for "riddle":

  • riddles

Synonyms for "riddle":

Related Definitions for "riddle":

  1. a coarse sieve (as for gravel)1
  2. a difficult problem1
  3. set a difficult problem or riddle1
    • riddle me a riddle1
  4. explain a riddle1
  5. speak in riddles1
  6. spread or diffuse through1
    • His campaign was riddled with accusations and personal attacks1
  7. pierce with many holes1
    • The bullets riddled his body1
  8. separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff1

Wiktionary Translations for riddle:

  1. puzzle

Cross Translation:
riddle enigma; acertijo; advininanza; misterio raadsel — iets waarnaar men moet raden
riddle adivinanza; rompecabezas Rätsel — Aufgabe, in Form einer Frage oder auch in graphischer Form, die durch Raten und Nachdenken zu lösen ist
riddle enigma Rätsel — ungelöste Fragestellung, ein Mysterium
riddle cañizo; zarzo claie — (term, Vannerie) panier faire de brins d’osier, plat, long et large, selon l’usage que l’on en fait.
riddle rompecabezas puzzle — jeux|nocat=1 Jeu de patience composé de petites pièces à contours irréguliers que l’on doit assembler pour reconstituer une image.
riddle enigma énigme — Jeu d’esprit