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diddums!

exclamation uk   /ˈdɪd.əmz/ UK humorous us  
something you say to show that you feel no sympathy for someone who is behaving like a child: He called you a bad name, did he? Ah, diddums!
Translations of “diddums!”
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於表示對行事孩子氣的人不感到同情)…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于表示对行事孩子气的人不感到同情)…
(Definition of diddums! from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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