whittie-whattie

noun
whit·​tie-what·​tie | \ ˈ(h)witiˌ(h)wäti \
plural -s

Definition of whittie-whattie

Scottish
: vague or frivolous talk : indecisive or evasive conduct : pretext

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History and Etymology for whittie-whattie

probably reduplication of what entry 1

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“Whittie-whattie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/whittie-whattie. Accessed 17 May. 2021.

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