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ridden

adjective rid·den \ˈri-dən\

: filled with or containing something unpleasant or unwanted

Full Definition of RIDDEN

1
:  harassed, oppressed, or obsessed by —usually used in combination <guilt-ridden> <debt-ridden>
2
:  excessively full of or supplied with —usually used in combination <slum-ridden>
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First Known Use of RIDDEN

1653

Rhymes with RIDDEN

RIDDEN Defined for Kids

ridden

adjective rid·den \ˈrid-ən\

Definition of RIDDEN for Kids

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

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