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1. fiddling

adjective. ['ˈfɪdlɪŋ'] (informal) small and of little importance.

Synonyms

  • petty
  • footling
  • little
  • picayune
  • unimportant
  • piffling
  • lilliputian
  • niggling
  • piddling

Antonyms

  • significant
  • serious
  • grand larceny
  • senior

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Words that Rhyme with Fiddling

  • twiddling
  • ridling
  • piddling
  • middling

Example sentences of the word fiddling


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Before you start fiddling with your multimeter, you should understand a few basic concepts about electricity:

2. Adjective
The Walkman required considerably more fiddling than the Duo did to get the right fit.

3. Noun, singular or mass
Before opening your computer tower and fiddling inside, check the monitor's video and power cables.

Quotes containing the word fiddling


1. I can't imagine the scientists wanting me to walk into the lab and start fiddling around with some big bowl of electrons they had out.
- Jim Benton, Okay, So Maybe I Do Have Superpowers

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