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  • diddle-daddle — I. |didəl|dadəl noun ( s) Etymology: origin unknown : fussing, trifling, fiddle faddle II. intransitive verb (diddle daddled ; diddle daddled ; diddle daddling ad(ə)liŋ ; diddle daddles) …   Useful english dictionary

  • diddle-daddle — did·dle dad·dle …   English syllables

  • diddle — diddle1 diddler, n. /did l/, v.t., diddled, diddling. Informal. to cheat; swindle; hoax. [1800 10; perh. special use of DIDDLE2] diddle2 diddler, n. /did l/, v., diddled, diddling …   Universalium

  • Diddle — Did dle, v. i. [Cf. {Daddle}.] To totter, as a child in walking. [Obs.] Quarles. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • daddle — verb a) To walk unsteadily; totter; dawdle I had to wait an hour at the station for the coming of his train. It was passed pleasantly in reading, The Victory Won, an interesting narrative of the salvation of a sceptical physician. When uncle… …   Wiktionary

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  • putter — v 1. busy, fool around, trifle, fool with; fiddle, toy, play, Inf. monkey with, Inf. mess with; potter, piddle, fidget with, fribble, Inf. fiddle faddle; tinker, dabble, footle, Sl. screw around with. 2. loiter, dawdle, diddle, diddle daddle,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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