dindle

1 of 3

intransitive verb

din·​dle
ˈdin(d)ᵊl
-ed/-ing/-s
dialectal, British

dindle

2 of 3

noun (1)

"
plural -s
Scottish

dindle

3 of 3

noun (2)

"
plural -s
1
dialectal, England : sow thistle
2
dialectal, England : hawkweed
3
dialectal, England : dandelion sense 1

Word History

Etymology

Intransitive verb

Middle English dindlen, of imitative origin

Noun (2)

perhaps alteration of dandelion

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“Dindle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dindle. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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