Definition of nidgeting in English:

nidgeting

(also nidgettin', niggeting)

noun

English Regional, East Anglian
rare
  • The action of providing or seeking assistance for a woman in labour.

noun

British
historical
  • The action of working land with a nidget.

Origin

Mid 18th century. Origin unknown. Compare later nidget<br>early 19th century; earliest use found in Annals of Agriculture. From nidget + -ing.

Pronunciation

nidgeting

/ˈnɪdʒɪtɪŋ/