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biddy
American English: /ˈbɪdi/
British English: /ˈbɪdi/

noun plural -dies

  • [colloquial]an old biddy
    una viejecita
    (less polite)
    una vieja
    Example sentences
    • I sound like an old biddy writing this but I think we lose something when interactions are reduced in quality. ‘Manners’ evolved for good purpose.
    • Everyone I asked knew an old biddy who had bought the pharmaceutical company in 1948 and still had it.
    • ‘There have been a few old biddies here today who've been confused about how to vote… ‘said one broadcaster without blinking.’

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