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tiddledywinks

play
noun plural but singular in construction tid·dle·dy·winks \ˈti-dəl-dē-ˌwiŋ(k)s\

Definition of tiddledywinks

  1. :  a game whose object is to snap small disks from a flat surface into a small container



Variants of tiddledywinks

or tiddlywinks play \ˈti-dəl-ē-, ˈtid-lē-\

Origin of tiddledywinks

probably from English dialect tiddly little, alteration of little


First Known Use: 1892


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