English to Afrikaans Meaning :: riddle

raaisel
Riddle :
raaisel
- raaiseldeurspekraaiselsRaadsel
 

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Noun(1) a difficult problem(2) a coarse sieve (as for gravel
Verb(1) pierce with many holes(2) set a difficult problem or riddle(3) separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff(4) spread or diffuse through(5) speak in riddles(6) explain a riddle

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(1) Old Zen riddle : if a policy is announced and no one hears it, is it really announced?(2) The first answer to the riddle of existence, therefore, is that substance exists, and exists necessarily.(3) Whatever the answer to the riddle of quantum reality, the correct assessment of the role and meaning of observers in the Universe must await the outcome of the confrontation of the Cosmos with the quantum.(4) Bilbo's next riddle is answered but he has trouble with Gollum's.(5) he who knows not how to riddle(6) He regarded Haley with a critical eye, as if figuring out a riddle .(7) Her echo bounced from wall to wall, penetrating his ears like an unsolvable riddle .(8) A set of hypotheses has been suggested to explain this exceptional riddle of fish reproduction, but as yet they remain untested.(9) The grieving friends of a York man who drowned in mysterious circumstances have launched a campaign to solve the riddle of his death.(10) Midnight had arrived, but Leander still hadn't figured out the riddle .(11) Rob's words echoed through my brain, and they sounded like some cryptic riddle .(12) A prize that I will get if, and only if, I solve the secret riddle .(13) They were words she could not understand, but still she searched among them for some clue, some answer to the riddle of her life.(14) Here's a zen riddle : How lumpy must a sauce be before it can be called a vegetable?(15) the riddle of her death(16) riddle me this then
Related Words
(1) ask a riddle ::
vra 'n raaisel
Synonyms
Noun
1. puzzle ::
legkaart
2. enigma ::
raaisel
Verb
3. perforate ::
perforeer
4. permeate ::
deurdring
5. sieve ::
sif
6. screen ::
skerm
7. diffuse ::
diffundeer
Different Forms
riddle, riddled, riddles, riddling
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

ls this a riddle?

ls this a RIDDLE?

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 10


Ooh! I do love a riddle.
Oh, let me see.

Ooh! I do love a RIDDLE. Oh, let me see.

The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 11


Okay, then riddle me this.

Okay, then RIDDLE me this.

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 10


Good riddle, huh?
Yeah.

Good RIDDLE, huh? Yeah.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 3


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"Riddle me this..." Got it.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 3


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