Meaning of “doodle” in the English Dictionary

"doodle" in British English

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doodleverb [ I ]

uk /ˈduː.dəl/ us /ˈduː.dəl/

to draw pictures or patterns while thinking about something else or when you are bored:

She'd doodled all over her textbooks.
doodle
noun [ C ] uk us

(Definition of “doodle” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"doodle" in American English

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doodlenoun [ C ]

us /ˈdu·dəl/

a drawing or pattern that you make while thinking about something else or when you are bored

doodle
verb [ I ] us /ˈdu·dəl/

(Definition of “doodle” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)