doodlebug doodlebug

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a small motor vehicle
  2. (n) a small jet-propelled winged missile that carries a bomb
  3. (n) the larva of any of several insects

Usage(s):

  1. He stands at the back of his doodlebug, put-putting along at four to twelve miles an hour.
  2. He unsuccessfully backed local horseracing and doodlebug enterprises.
  3. Playwrights Fields Chodorov have used about 33 of the famed 36 original plots, scrambled them into doodlebug farce, peppered them with gags.

News

  • 'Doodlebug' line ran from Beaumont to Bolivar

    'Doodlebug' line ran from Beaumont to Bolivar Beaumont Enterprise Copyright 2013 Beaumont Enterprise. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 12:11 pm, Tuesday, June 11, 2013 According to one Enterprise story, the Doodlebug was built in 1895 by Col. L.P. Featherstone and was originally intended to reach from Port Bolivar to a ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Beaumont Enterprise

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