What does riddled mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. riddled(adj)

    (often followed by `with') damaged throughout by numerous perforations or holes

    "a sweater riddled with moth holes"; "cliffs riddled with caves"; "the bullet-riddled target"

  2. riddled(adj)

    spread throughout

    "cities riddled with corruption"

Wiktionary

  1. riddled(Adjective)

    Damaged throughout by holes.

  2. riddled(Adjective)

    Having (something) spread throughout, as if by an infestation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Riddled

    of Riddle

Freebase

  1. Riddled

    A mysterious villain known as the Riddler challenges Yin, secretly helped by Batman, to a number of riddles. Things are not what they seem from the riddles...

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of riddled in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of riddled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Billy Rios:

    Clinical software is riddled with security vulnerabilities.

  2. Robert Liner:

    If you are riddled with anxiety, you are not free to concentrate on what's most meaningful to you.

  3. Tom Wolf:

    Pennsylvania's system is riddled with flaws, making it error prone, expensive and anything but infallible.

  4. Barack Obama:

    They’ve riddled it with giveaways the superrich don’t need, denying a break to middle class families who do.

  5. James Scott:

    The cyber industry is riddled with faux experts and self-proclaimed scholars, Tallinn Manual 2.0 is a perfect example of what happens when cyber-upstarts try to proclaim authority on a topic they know nothing about.

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