tiddler


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tiddler

Brit informal
a very small fish or aquatic creature, esp a stickleback, minnow, or tadpole
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They did Stick Man before but this is my dream come true because, although it is called Tiddler, it has four books including The Smartest Giant in Town, Monkey Puzzle and A Squash and a Squeeze, so they don't have to expand anything.
Paul Palmer won the one-inch tiddler at the fair when he was just four.
THE European Commission has let amateur anglers off the hook after fears that those catching a bit of supper at sea could have to report every landed tiddler as part of the Common Fisheries Policy.
Styles that may be affected are: Forget-me-not, Snapdragon, Cutie, Demi, BeeBee, Bric-a-Brac, Dickory, Sprog, Tiddler, Sing-a-long, Crawley, Snuggly and Catkin.
The site is affiliated with the tiddler independent label Big Fish Network and does a pretty good job of drawing attention to its own and a few non-Japanese muzos without losing touch with the fun inherent in so much nonsense.
11's collapse started on 14 and his long putter betrayed him at 15 when he missed a tiddler.
Shanny, the scale less blenny that is the tiddler of the sea fishing world, were important fish when Gwent and District SAC fished at Ogmore and seven of them made up the 310gm that put Cardiff member Keith Skipper in second place.
He caught his first tiddler at four and was to share his enthusiasm for the rod and line with millions of radio and television viewers.
A missed tiddler on the last green which condemned Lawrie to a triple bogey seven summed up his day.
So when nine-year-old Curtis Young, our coarse fishing runner-up for this month, was reeling in a small dace and a large pike decided the tiddler was just right for a snack, his heart started beating a little faster.
And have a bit of the 33/1 (Betfred) about tricky tiddler David Silva, in the expectation that Spain have woken up to his quality.
And even anglers putting to sea will not have to report every landed tiddler to the authorities - unless the fish on the line is subject to an EU stock recovery programme, such as North Sea cod.