dingleberry

[ ding-guh l-ber-ee ]
/ ˈdɪŋ gəlˌbɛr i /

noun, plural din·gle·ber·ries.

Slang. a small clot of dung, as clinging to the hindquarters of an animal.

Origin of dingleberry

1920–25; perhaps dingle + berry; perhaps by association with dangle
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