Didder vs Dudder - What's the difference?

didder | dudder |


As verbs the difference between didder and dudder

is that didder is to rattle or shiver while dudder is to confuse or confound with noise.

As a noun dudder is

(uk|dated) a peddler or hawker, especially of cheap and flashy goods pretended to be smuggled; a duffer.

didder

English

Verb

(en verb)
  • To rattle or shiver.
  • See also

    * dither

    dudder

    English

    Etymology 1

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (UK, dated) A peddler or hawker, especially of cheap and flashy goods pretended to be smuggled; a duffer.
  • Etymology 2

    Related to dodder.

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To confuse or confound with noise.
  • (Jennings)
  • To shiver or tremble; to dodder.
  • * Ford
  • I dudder and shake like an aspen leaf.
    (Webster 1913)