Definition of pittle in English:

pittle

verb

  • 1no object To spend time in trifling activities, to potter around.

  • 2no object To urinate; = "piddle". Also in extended use. Now English regional (chiefly northern).

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Roger Ascham (d. 1568), author and royal tutor. Apparently a variant of piddle.

Pronunciation

pittle

/ˈpɪtl/