taradiddle


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tar·a·did·dle

 (tăr′ə-dĭd′l)
n.
Variant of tarradiddle.

taradiddle

(ˈtærəˌdɪdəl)
n
another spelling of tarradiddle
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.taradiddle - a trivial lie; "he told a fib about eating his spinach"; "how can I stop my child from telling stories?"
lie, prevarication - a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
cock-and-bull story, fairy story, fairy tale, fairytale, song and dance - an interesting but highly implausible story; often told as an excuse
2.taradiddle - pretentious or silly talk or writingtaradiddle - pretentious or silly talk or writing
hokum, meaninglessness, nonsense, nonsensicality, bunk - a message that seems to convey no meaning
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
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Taradiddle, half-truth, inaccuracy, misconstruction.
Perfect for car trips or those last few minutes before Mom calls everyone to dinner, these ideal stocking stuffers include Fowl Play, the cooped-up chicken counting card game; Taradiddle, the bluffing card game; K-9 Capers, a memory card game about dogs and their tricks; and Lickety Split, the quick-shuffling card game.
Let's add fake, sham, counterfeit, taradiddle, misstatement and canard to bring us up to 28.