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ADJECTIVE (2)

1. (often followed by `with') damaged throughout by numerous perforations or holes;
- Example: "a sweater riddled with moth holes"
- Example: "cliffs riddled with caves"
- Example: "the bullet-riddled target"

2. spread throughout;
- Example: "cities riddled with corruption"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Riddle \Rid"dle\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Riddled (r[i^]d"d'ld); p. pr. & vb. n. Riddling (r[i^]d"dl[i^]ng).] 1. To separate, as grain from the chaff, with a riddle; to pass through a riddle; as, riddle wheat; to riddle coal or gravel. [1913 Webster] 2. To perforate so as to make like a riddle; to make many holes in; as, a house riddled with shot. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

riddled adj 1: (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: spread throughout; "cities riddled with corruption"