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pid·dle

 (pĭd′l) Informal
intr.v. pid·dled, pid·dling, pid·dles
To urinate.
Phrasal Verbs:
piddle around
To spend time aimlessly: piddled around the house for a few hours.
piddle away
To spend (time or money) frivolously or unproductively: piddled away his fortune on sports cars; piddled away the hours watching television.

[Origin unknown.]

piddle

(ˈpɪdəl)
vb
1. (intr) informal to urinate
2. (when: tr, often foll by away) to spend (one's time) aimlessly; fritter
[C16: origin unknown]
ˈpiddler n

pid•dle

(ˈpɪd l)

v.i. -dled, -dling.
1. to waste time; dawdle.
2. Informal. to urinate.
[1535–45; orig. uncertain]
pid′dler, n.

piddle


Past participle: piddled
Gerund: piddling

Imperative
piddle
piddle
Present
I piddle
you piddle
he/she/it piddles
we piddle
you piddle
they piddle
Preterite
I piddled
you piddled
he/she/it piddled
we piddled
you piddled
they piddled
Present Continuous
I am piddling
you are piddling
he/she/it is piddling
we are piddling
you are piddling
they are piddling
Present Perfect
I have piddled
you have piddled
he/she/it has piddled
we have piddled
you have piddled
they have piddled
Past Continuous
I was piddling
you were piddling
he/she/it was piddling
we were piddling
you were piddling
they were piddling
Past Perfect
I had piddled
you had piddled
he/she/it had piddled
we had piddled
you had piddled
they had piddled
Future
I will piddle
you will piddle
he/she/it will piddle
we will piddle
you will piddle
they will piddle
Future Perfect
I will have piddled
you will have piddled
he/she/it will have piddled
we will have piddled
you will have piddled
they will have piddled
Future Continuous
I will be piddling
you will be piddling
he/she/it will be piddling
we will be piddling
you will be piddling
they will be piddling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been piddling
you have been piddling
he/she/it has been piddling
we have been piddling
you have been piddling
they have been piddling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been piddling
you will have been piddling
he/she/it will have been piddling
we will have been piddling
you will have been piddling
they will have been piddling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been piddling
you had been piddling
he/she/it had been piddling
we had been piddling
you had been piddling
they had been piddling
Conditional
I would piddle
you would piddle
he/she/it would piddle
we would piddle
you would piddle
they would piddle
Past Conditional
I would have piddled
you would have piddled
he/she/it would have piddled
we would have piddled
you would have piddled
they would have piddled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.piddle - liquid excretory product; "there was blood in his urine"; "the child had to make water"
body waste, excrement, excreta, excretory product, excretion - waste matter (as urine or sweat but especially feces) discharged from the body
Verb1.piddle - waste timepiddle - waste time; spend one's time idly or inefficiently
expend, spend, drop - pay out; "spend money"
2.piddle - eliminate urinepiddle - eliminate urine; "Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug"
urinate - pass after the manner of urine; "The sick men urinated blood"
wet - make one's bed or clothes wet by urinating; "This eight year old boy still wets his bed"
stale - urinate, of cattle and horses
egest, excrete, eliminate, pass - eliminate from the body; "Pass a kidney stone"
ca-ca, crap, defecate, take a crap, take a shit, shit, stool, make - have a bowel movement; "The dog had made in the flower beds"
Translations

piddle

[ˈpɪdl]
A. N to have a piddlehacer pipí or pis
B. VIhacer pipí, hacer pis

piddle

(inf)
nPipi nt (inf); to do a piddlepinkeln (inf)
vi
(person, animal)pinkeln (inf); (esp child)Pipi machen (inf)
to piddle aroundherummachen

piddle

[ˈpɪdl] (Brit)
1. vi (fam) → fare pipì
2. n to have a piddlefare pipì

piddle

vi (fam) orinar
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