Definition of biddy noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈbɪdi//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɪdi//
(pl. biddies) (informal, disapproving)
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an old woman, especially an annoying one Word Originearly 17th cent. (originally denoting a chicken): of unknown origin; probably influenced by the use of biddy denoting an Irish maidservant, from Biddy, pet form of the given name Bridget.
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