Unriddles - definition of unriddles by The Free Dictionary
unriddle (redirected from unriddles)
To solve or explain (a riddle or mystery).
(tr) to solve or puzzle out
[C16: from un-2 + riddle1]
un•rid•dle (ʌnˈrɪd l)
v.t. -dled, -dling.
to solve (a riddle, mystery, etc.).
Past participle: unriddled
References in classic literature
He estimates him fairly, indeed, and understands him well; but he unriddles
his character rather by acuteness than by sympathy.
You are perfectly innocent of having intended me any wrong; for you was then an infant: but I shall, I believe, unriddle
all this the moment I mention my name.
Shelley and Scripture unriddles
the Sphinx: 'Critics of "The Triumph of Life" have curiously avoided making the connection between the shape and the MYSTERY of Babylon in the Bible' (p.