quiddle


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Quiddle \Quid"dle\, Quiddler \Quid"dler\, n.
   One who wastes his energy about trifles. --Emerson.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Quiddle \Quid"dle\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Quiddled; p. pr. & vb.
   n. Quiddling.] [L. quid what.]
   To spend time in trifling employments, or to attend to useful
   subjects in an indifferent or superficial manner; to dawdle.
   [1913 Webster] Quiddle
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