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noodle

noun uk   us   /ˈnuː.dl̩/

noodle noun (FOOD)

[C usually plural] a food in the form of long, thin strips made from flour or rice, water, and often egg, cooked in boiling liquid: egg/rice noodles instant/crispy noodles chicken noodle soup

noodle noun (HEAD)

[C] US old-fashioned informal (UK noddle) the head or brain of a person: Did that hit you on the noodle? Use your noodle - clear the shelves before you paint the cupboard!

noodle

verb [I] uk   us   /ˈnuː.dl̩/ US informal
to play a musical instrument without giving it full or serious attention: I just sat at the piano noodling.
Translations of “noodle”
in Arabic مَعكرونة…
in Korean 국수…
in Malaysian mi…
in French nouille(s)…
in Italian spaghetto cinese, noodle…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食物, 麵條…
in Vietnamese mỳ sợi…
in Spanish fideos, tallarines…
in Portuguese macarrão…
in Thai ก๋วยเตี๋ยว…
in German die Nudel…
in Catalan fideu…
in Japanese めん類…
in Indonesian mi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食物, 面条…
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