Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun plural See tiddledewinks.
  • noun A shop where money is lent on goods without a pawnbroker's license.
  • noun A shop where beer is sold without a license.

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  • noun A small disc used in tiddlywinks

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Shapiro, who studied humanities and science at the Institute, assumed the position and soon discovered that the term tiddlywink had been used much earlier than the Oxford English Dictionary seemed to indicate.

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  • Shapiro, who studied humanities and science at the Institute, assumed the position and soon discovered that the term tiddlywink had been used much earlier than the Oxford English Dictionary seemed to indicate.

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  • Those tiddlywink cracker things... but you don't do that, do you, Jehovah Witnesses?

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  • Let them all these SOB's take their tiddlywink home and go play in their own bathrooms!!

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  • I'm thinking etsy seller tiddlywink might be glad to have this gone from her house.

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  • I'm thinking etsy seller tiddlywink might be glad to have this gone from her house.

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  • A ten, two fives, another ten, two singles, a quarter, two nickels and a tiddlywink dime.

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  • A ten, two fives, another ten, two singles, a quarter, two nickels and a tiddlywink dime.

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  • A ten, two fives, another ten, two singles, a quarter, two nickels and a tiddlywink dime.

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  • There was a dull, thudding boom, and the i cover bounced up like a tiddlywink.

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