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unriddle

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verb un·rid·dle \ˌən-ˈri-dəl\

Definition of unriddle

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to find the explanation of :  figure out, solve <unriddle a puzzle> <no trouble unriddling three-part syllogisms — New Yorker>; also :  to make understandable :  explain <just trying to unriddle the man — Helen Dudar>



Examples of unriddle

  1. <I managed to unriddle the novel's central mystery before the main character did.>

  2. <the all-encompassing genius of Leonardo da Vinci is something that no biographer could ever hope to unriddle>



Circa 1586

First Known Use of unriddle

circa 1586

Rhymes with unriddle



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