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English definition of “tiddlywinks”

tiddlywinks

noun [U] uk   /ˈtɪd.l̩.i.wɪŋks/ /-li-/ us  
a game in which players try to get small plastic discs into a cup by pressing one piece against another to make it fly through the airMiscellaneous games and activities
tiddlywink
noun [C] uk   /-wɪŋk/ us  
one of the pieces used in the game of tiddlywinksMiscellaneous games and activities
(Definition of tiddlywinks from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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