tiddly

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj tiddly slightly intoxicated
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Usage

In literature:

Oh, what a writer Mr. Tidd is, Master Copperfield!
"David Copperfield" by Charles Dickens
Be it you, Mr. Fizgig, son of a peer of the realm; or you, Bill Tidd.
"The History of Samuel Titmarsh and the Great Hoggarty Diamond" by William Makepeace Thackeray
I'm not playing tiddly-winks.
"The Day's Work, Volume 1" by Rudyard Kipling
It's very, very tiddly wee.
"The Adventures of Akbar" by Flora Annie Steel
As "Mrs. Tidd's house" it was long known in Medford.
"The Romance of Old New England Rooftrees" by Mary Caroline Crawford
But you shall have a great funeral, and I'll plant tiddly-wink posies all over your grave.
"Frank Merriwell Down South" by Burt L. Standish
We must cease to be interested if Britain's Hope beats the Horrible Peruvian at Tiddly-winks.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 147, July 15, 1914" by Various
Head; Tidd is an old pet form of Theodore; and Wade is more frequently atte wade, i.e.
"The Romance of Names" by Ernest Weekley
There was a chandelier from Tiddly winks for the look of the thing, but of course she lit the residence herself.
"Peter and Wendy" by James Matthew Barrie
I'll bet some day he takes the tiddly-winks championship of South America!
"Interference and Other Football Stories" by Harold M. Sherman
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In news:

George meets Ruth Tidd, who is attempting to turn an old caravan that was once used as a home for chickens into an ice cream parlour.
Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Alexander Tidd, courtesy the US Navy, via Wikimedia Commons.
K Customables was founded by Kelli Cross and Kara Tidd, both of King, N.C.
Isis Tovar, 2, gets a photo taken with Santa (aka Pastor Mark Tidd) and his elves.
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