quiddle

verb
quid·​dle | \ ˈkwidᵊl \
quiddled; quiddled; quiddling\ -​d(ᵊ)liŋ \; quiddles

Definition of quiddle

 (Entry 1 of 2)

chiefly dialectal

quiddle

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of quiddle (Entry 2 of 2)

chiefly dialectal
: a fussy or fastidious person

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History and Etymology for quiddle

Verb

probably blend of quiddity and fiddle or twiddle

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“Quiddle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quiddle. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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