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poddle

(ˈpɒdəl)
vb (intr)
informal (often foll by: along, round, etc) to move or travel in a leisurely manner; amble
[C19: variant of paddle2]
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Toddles was the pet-name of the boy; Poddles of the girl.
This alarming note of something wrong instantly terrified Toddles and Poddles, who were no sooner heard to roar surprisingly, than Johnny, curving himself the wrong way and striking out at Mrs Boffin with a pair of indifferent shoes, became a prey to despair.
This still further brightened the face of affairs; for, the highly sympathetic Sloppy, first broadly staring and grinning, and then roaring with laughter, Toddles and Poddles followed suit, and Johnny trumped the trick.
The material is arranged in chapters on the Liffey, the Poddle course of a thousand years ago, the Abbey Stream, the city water supply and the Limerick Watercourse, the Tenter Water and Hangman's Stream, The Stein River, Dodder Park Millraces, the Elm Park Stream and the Trimleston Stream, the Owendoher River and Whitechurch Stream, the Tolka River tributaries, The Santry River, the Howth streams, and the named wells of Dublin.
The legendary voice artist voiced both Bill and Ben, The Flower Pot Men, using an inflected version of English he called Oddle Poddle.
The Flower Pot Men spoke their own, highly inflected version of English, called Oddle Poddle, which was invented by Peter Hawkins, who also voiced the Daleks and Captain Pugwash.
Emergency services rushed to the Riverside apartment complex in the Poddle Park area of Kimmage, South Dublin, at 7pm but Omar was pronounced dead at the scene.
Tenders are invited for a multi party framework agreement for consultant engineering design services for future flood alleviation projects in county dublin, with an initial contract for the river poddle flood alleviation scheme using the standard conditions of engagement for consultancy services (technical).
At this time, there were two settlements in close proximity to one another, Baile Atha Cliath and Dubh Linn, and their relationship with the rivers Liffey and Poddle underpinned the layout of the early city.
These were the rapscallions whose language, Oddle Poddle, was criticised because it was so popular among children that educationists thought it might affect the use of proper English in schools.
Muy poco se ha hablado de una fase oculta de la enfermedad, pero estos hallazgos indican que los cambios microscopicos ocurren en la aletas valvulares muy precozmente y posiblemente mucho antes de la aparicion del soplo; por ello se evidencia la necesidad de instaurar programas de prevencion para los perros susceptibles, principalmente en razas como Poddle, Cocker, Pinscher, Schnauzer y cavalier, entre otros (2).
It was a particularly suitable location for a brewery, being on the main thoroughfare to Dublin from the cereal-growing districts of central Ireland and on the river Poddle which meets the Liffey in the city centre.