Definition of fiddlestick in English:


Syllabification: fid·dle·stick
Pronunciation: /ˈfidlˌstik


  • Nonsense.
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    • I suppose one could still say, ‘Oh fiddlesticks.’
    • Oberarzt, fiddlesticks, he was not a real Doktor at all, but perhaps had once been some lowly wardsman in a pre-war Krankhaus.
    • Watch out for those who wax pious about their imagined sacramental link with their constituencies - to which we should reply fiddlesticks.


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  • A violin bow.
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    • Here's my fiddlestick; here's that shall make you dance.
    • The daughter and the bewildered father leave, but leave the fiddlestick behind.

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