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riddle

noun
 
/ˈrɪd·əl/
a strange and difficult question that has a clever and often funny answer
Translations of “riddle”
in Korean 수수께끼…
in Arabic أُحْجية, لُغْز…
in French devinette…
in Turkish bilmece, muamma, esrar…
in Italian indovinello…
in Chinese (Traditional) 問題, 謎, 謎語…
in Russian загадка, тайна…
in Polish zagadka…
in Spanish adivinanza, acertijo…
in Portuguese charada, adivinhação…
in German das Rätsel…
in Catalan endevinalla, enigma…
in Japanese なぞなぞ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 问题, 谜, 谜语…
(Definition of riddle from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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