guddle

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

guddle (third-person singular simple present guddles, present participle guddling, simple past and past participle guddled)

  1. To catch fish with the hands, especially by groping under stones or at the banks of a stream.

Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin unknown.

Verb[edit]

guddle

  1. to catch fish with the hands, especially by groping under stones or at the banks of a stream
  2. to dabble (as a duck)
  3. to play in the gutters, mud or puddles
  4. to do work of a dirty or greasy nature

Noun[edit]

guddle (plural guddles)

  1. mess, muddle