Definition of Dottle

1. Noun. The residue of partially burnt tobacco left caked in the bowl of a pipe after smoking.

Generic synonyms: Residue



Definition of Dottle

1. Noun. The still burning or wholly burnt tobacco plug in a pipe. ¹

2. Noun. (Geordie) A baby's dummy, pacifier. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Dottle

1. a mass of half-burnt pipe tobacco [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dottle

dotted the i's and crossed the t's
dotted tongue
dottel
dottels
dotter
dotterel
dotterels
dotters
dottier
dottiest
dottily
dottiness
dottinesses
dotting
dotting the i's and crossing the t's
dottle (current term)
dottled
dottler
dottles
dottlest
dottrel
dottrels
dotty
doty
douane
douanes
douanier
douaniers
douar
douars

Literary usage of Dottle

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1. An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ...: To which is by John Jamieson (1880)
""Hoot, ye dottle man," returned his wife in an audible whisper, ... Нате a tab, with a small hole in the bottom of it, wherein put a cork or dottle, ..."

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