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doodle

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verb doo·dle \ˈdü-dəl\

Simple Definition of doodle

  • : to draw something without thinking about what you are doing

Full Definition of doodle

doo·dleddoo·dling play \ˈdüd-liŋ, ˈdü-dəl-iŋ\

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to make a doodle

  3. 2 :  dawdle, trifle

  4. transitive verb
  5. :  to produce by doodling

doo·dler play \ˈdüd-lər, ˈdü-dəl-ər\ noun

Examples of doodle

  1. She doodled in her notebook instead of taking notes.

  2. <I plan to spend the entire vacation just doodling.>



Origin of doodle

perhaps from doodle to ridicule


First Known Use: 1935

Rhymes with doodle


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doodle

noun doo·dle

Definition of doodle

  1. :  an aimless or casual scribble, design, or sketch; also :  a minor work



1937

First Known Use of doodle

1937

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DOODLE Defined for Kids

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doodle

play
verb doo·dle \ˈdü-dəl\

Definition of doodle

doo·dleddoo·dling

  1. :  to scribble, sketch, or make designs on paper often while thinking about something else




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doodle

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noun doo·dle

Definition of doodle

  1. :  a scribble, design, or sketch done often while thinking about something else





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