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ridden

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adjective rid·den \ˈri-dən\

Simple Definition of ridden

  • : filled with or containing something unpleasant or unwanted

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of ridden

  1. 1 :  harassed, oppressed, or obsessed by —usually used in combination <guilt-ridden> <debt-ridden>

  2. 2 :  excessively full of or supplied with —usually used in combination <slum-ridden>

1653

First Known Use of ridden

1653

Rhymes with ridden


RIDDEN Defined for Kids

ridden

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adjective rid·den \ˈrid-ən\

Definition of ridden for Students

  1. :  extremely concerned with or burdened by <guilt-ridden> <poverty-ridden>





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