doo·dle1 [dood-l] Zeigen IPA verb, -dled, -dling, noun verb (used with object), verb (used without object) 1. to draw oder scribble idly: He doodled during the whole lecture. 2. to waste (time) in aimless oder foolish activity. 3. Dialect . to deceive; cheat. noun 4. a design, figure, oder the like, made Von idle scribbling. 5. Archaic . a foolish oder silly person.