to walk with short, uncertain steps, as in very early childhood
Origin of toddleuncertain or unknown; perhaps frequentative of totter, via northern dialect, dialectal doddle ; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
the act of toddling or a toddling movement
intransitive verbtod·dled, tod·dling, tod·dles
- To walk with short, unsteady steps.
- To walk leisurely; stroll.
An unsteady gait.
Origin of toddleOrigin unknown.