Examples of piddling in a Sentence
He was paid a piddling amount of money.
raised one final, piddling objection to the plan
Recent Examples of piddling from the Web
Set alongside the gargantuan, horrifically mesmerizing personality of Trump, the charisma and energy of Macron, the steadfastness and longevity of Merkel, even the scariness of Putin, our politics comes over as being somewhat piddling by comparison.
Today, the solar system is pretty easy to keep track of (except for that piddling dwarf planet debate).
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First Known Use of piddling
PIDDLING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of piddling for English Language Learners
: small or unimportant
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