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tiddler

Brit informal
a very small fish or aquatic creature, esp a stickleback, minnow, or tadpole
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It means the tiddler buzzes a bit at motorway speed by comparison.
Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales, adapted from the bestselling books by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, plays at the Memorial Court on Saturday, August 11 and Sunday, August 12.
Prepare to go under the sea, out on the farm and into the jungle, as four terrific tales are brought to life on stage with live music, puppetry and a whole host of colourful characters from the best-loved titles: Tiddler, Monkey Puzzle, The Smartest Giant in Town and A Squash and a Squeeze.
To say that Scamp Theatre's production of Tiddler And Other Terrific Tales has met with Julia Donaldson's approval is something of an understatement.
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.
The round included a missed tiddler on the ninth hole and a bogey at the 18th, so the great Dane could have gone even lower FLOP OF THE DAY Retief Goosen arrived in Sandwich with a superb Open record and plenty of punters invested in the South African, but after getting himself to one under par through two holes, he carded seven bogeys to shoot 76.
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.
8DA followed QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Shop steward 8 Ski 9 Oar 11 Tiddler 12 Pasta 13 Ape 14 Eel 15 Fine art 17 End 19 Oily 21 Yank 23 Atom 25 Deer 27 Pal 29 Emperor 31 Sam 34 Rev 36 Claim 37 Intrude 38 Opt 39 Sir 40 Stock market.
The 24-year-old doublebogeyed the tenth after chipping over the green and then missed a tiddler on the 16th for bogey.
Don't go thinking the tiddler newly installed under the bonnet means a hair shirt existence; you can have yours with an automatic gearbox (PS20,349) or with Suzuki's ALLGRIP four-wheel drive system (PS20,799) which is serious enough about off-road work to come with hill descent control and a limited slip differential.