verb (used without object), rid·dled, rid·dling.
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Definition for riddled (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), rid·dled, rid·dling.
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Examples from the Web for riddled
“Mainstream feminism is riddled with classism, racism, and sexual orientation discrimination,” she wrote.
Her body, riddled with bullets, was found on the side of the road in the neighboring republic of Ingushetia.The Kremlin’s Plan to Erase Russia’s Memory and Its Conscience|Anna Nemtsova|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But for a man who delighted in exposing hypocrisies, his relationship to Communism was riddled with duplicity.
Instead it details how the Boeing 777 was riddled with holes created by “a large number of high energy objects from the outside.”
Does the raucous, N-word riddled hip-hop spectacular live up to the hype?The Tupac Musical Hits Broadway: Kenny Leon’s ‘Holler If Ya Hear Me’ Is Crazy, Silly Fun|Marlow Stern|June 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The other ships had fared as badly, and had been riddled with shell.Under the Star-Spangled Banner|F. S. Brereton
If he shot the man he was stalking alarm would be given and he would be riddled with bullets before he got back.And Thus He Came|Cyrus Townsend Brady
An empty nest, riddled by the wind, hung dishevelled from a twig.'way Down In Lonesome Cove|Charles Egbert Craddock (AKA Mary Noailles Murfree)
He drew up his leg, and the stranger, thinking he had raised it for a gun-rest, riddled him with bullets.'Me-Smith'|Caroline Lockhart
After about an hour's tub-work, the stuff was passed through a riddled dish, and the large stones thrown aside.Grif|B. L. (Benjamin Leopold) Farjeon