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Some articles on diddle:

Arrival (ABBA album) - "Dum Dum Diddle"
... "Dum Dum Diddle", an Arrival album track, which features lead vocals shared by Agnetha Fältskog and Anni-Frid Lyngstad, was recorded on 19 July 1976 ... According to Carl Magnus Palm, "Tiger" and "Dum Dum Diddle" can be called direct opposites ...
Diddle, Diddle, Dumpling, My Son John - Origins
... It may be derived from 'Diddle, diddle, diddle Dumpling', a traditional street cry of hot dumpling sellers ...
Ratamacue - 40 P.A.S. International Drum Rudiments - Diddle Rudiments
... Single Paradiddle Two alternating notes followed by a diddle ... Paradiddle Four alternating notes followed by a diddle ... Triple Paradiddle Six alternating notes followed by a diddle ...
Katie Cruel - Lyrics
... they've changed their tune, They call me Katy Cruel, Oh, diddle, lully day, Oh, de little lioday ... be where I am not, Here I am where I must be, Go where I would, I can not, Oh, diddle, lully day, Oh, de little lioday ... bottles plenty Now they've changed their tune, They bring me the bottles empty, Oh, diddle, lully day, Oh, de little lioday ...
Hi Diddle Diddle
... Hi Diddle Diddle is a black-and-white American comedy film made in 1943 directed by Andrew L ...

More definitions of "diddle":

  • (verb): Manipulate manually or in one's mind or imagination.
    Synonyms: toy, fiddle, play

Famous quotes containing the word diddle:

    Hey, diddle, diddle,
    The cat and the fiddle,
    The cow jumped over the moon;
    The little dog laughed
    To see such sport,
    And the dish ran away with the spoon.
    Mother Goose (fl. 17th–18th century. Hey, diddle, diddle (l. 1–6)

    Call Tullia’s ape a marmasyte
    And Leda’s goose a swan.
    —Unknown. Fara Diddle Dyno (l. 7–8)

    Do diddle di do,
    Poor Jim Jay
    Got stuck fast
    In Yesterday.
    Walter De La Mare (1873–1956)