diddly

noun
did·​dly | \ ˈdi-dᵊl-ē How to pronounce diddly (audio) , ˈdid-lē\

Definition of diddly

slang

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Examples of diddly in a Sentence

He helped us a lot, but she didn't do diddly. that jerk doesn't know diddly about half the things he spouts off about

First Known Use of diddly

1964, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of diddly was in 1964

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