verb gud·dle \ˈgədəl\

Definition of guddle


  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to catch (fish) with the hands by groping (as under banks or stones)

  3. intransitive verb
  4. 1 :  to grope for fish in their lurking places

  5. 2 chiefly Scottish :  to feel one's way with or as if with the hands :  grope

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Origin and Etymology of guddle

probably of imitative origin

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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