ridden

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See ride (verb)

Verb[edit]

ridden

  1. past participle of ride

Adjective[edit]

ridden (comparative more ridden, superlative most ridden)

  1. Full of.
  2. Oppressed, dominated or plagued by.
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Etymology 2[edit]

See rid

Verb[edit]

ridden

  1. (rare, nonstandard) past participle of rid
    • 1752, Journal of Captain William Trent from Logstown to Pickawillany:
      As the New York traders to reach the Miami country passed through that of the Iroquois, the French devised a plan, which, if successful, would soon have ridden them of the English encroachments.