tiddly


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tiddly

(ˈtɪdlɪ)
adj, -dlier or -dliest
Brit small; tiny
[C19: childish variant of little]

tiddly

(ˈtɪdlɪ)
adj, -dlier or -dliest
slang chiefly Brit slightly drunk
[C19 (meaning: a drink): of unknown origin]

tid•dly

(ˈtɪd li)

adj.
Brit. Slang. tipsy.
[1885–90; orig. uncertain]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.tiddly - slightly intoxicated
drunk, inebriated, intoxicated - stupefied or excited by a chemical substance (especially alcohol); "a noisy crowd of intoxicated sailors"; "helplessly inebriated"
Translations
angeschickertbeschickert

tiddly

[ˈtɪdlɪ] ADJ (tiddlier (compar) (tiddliest (superl))) (Brit)
1. (= drunk) → alegre, achispado, tomado (LAm)
2. (= tiny) → pequeñito, pequeñín

tiddly

[ˈtɪdli] adj (British)
(= tipsy) → éméché(e)
(= tiny) → minuscule

tiddly

adj (+er) (Brit inf)
(= tiny)winzig, klitzeklein (inf); a tiddly little scratchein klitzekleiner (inf)or winzig kleiner Kratzer
(= tipsy)angesäuselt (inf), → beschwipst; she gets tiddly on half a glass of sherrysie bekommt von einem halben Glas Sherry schon einen Schwips

tiddly

[ˈtɪdlɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (Brit) (fam) (drunk) → brillo/a
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