1 of 2

adjective or noun



2 of 2


doddled; doddled; doddling
; doddles

intransitive verb

now dialectal : dodder, toddle

transitive verb

chiefly Midland : to shake or nod (as the head)

Word History


Adjective or noun

dod + -le


probably alteration of dodder

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“Doddle.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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