Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
by Seán Beecher
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Construct: Noun
Definition: A person of insipid or annoying character.
Use: He's a noodeenaw.
He's an insipid individual.
Derivation: Irish 'Niúdar neádar' - indecision, an undecided reply, and 'Bhí niúdar neádar aige - he was hesitating'. (Dinneen). And 'Niúdar neudar' - indistinct, grumbling, indistinct muttering of any sort. (Ó Briain).

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