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wibble is an underused word

Discussion in 'Personal' started by hazeymazey, May 6, 2011.

  1. hazeymazey

    hazeymazey New commenter

    .....as is chutney.
    Any others? I quite like both of them actually and will try to use both daily.
    thanks mossop for bringing wibble to my attention.

    hazey x
  2. Doddle - not enough people use this.
  3. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    I like this too. Meaning something is easy to do? . . . . . I've always muddled up the meaning with 'dawdle', but now that I've looked up the dictionary for clarification, means slow or to lag behind . . . . . . I always thought 'dawdle' was a Scottish word meaning easy to do. Like 'scoosh'.

  4. If a scottish dog is a dug then a doddle must be a duddle. :¬))
  5. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

  6. To me, "it's a doddle" = "it's easy" and "to dawdle" = "to amble".
    Not sure if my spellings of doddle/dawdle would be correct though.
  7. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    They are correct - gold star to you [*] It's just me being a numpty who gets muddled all the time.

  8. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    Oh! The star emoticon doesn't work.

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