- The definition of a noodle is a flat, wide strip of pasta, or a foolish person.
- An example of a noodle is a pasta often eaten in a butter sauce.
- An example of a noodle is a person who constantly makes dumb mistakes.
A pile of noodles with herbs.Licensed from iStockPhoto
- a simpleton; fool
- Slang the head
Origin: prob. from noddle
Origin: Ger nudel
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Origin: German Nudel.
- The human head.
- A weak, foolish, or stupid person.
Origin: Probably alteration of noddle.
intransitive verb noo·dled, noo·dling, noo·dles Slang