noddle

[nod-l]
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Origin of noddle

1375–1425; late Middle English nodel
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noddle

1
noun
  1. informal, mainly British the head or brainsuse your noddle!

Word Origin for noddle

C15: origin obscure

noddle

2
verb
  1. informal, mainly British to nod (the head), as through drowsiness

Word Origin for noddle

C18: from nod
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