Express oneself in an ambiguous or puzzling manner: you’re talking in riddles—do you mean his mother?
More example sentences
- Sorry if it sounds like I'm talking in riddles here.
- There were reports of a permanently stoned Perry walking backwards and talking in riddles while striking the ground with a hammer.
- Pleat preferred to talk in riddles about the future of the club rather than the game, which Spurs won thanks to two fine individual goals.