Definition of nidget in US English:

nidget

noun

Southern, English Regional
historical
  • A triangular horse-hoe, used to clear the ground between rows of hops or beans.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in William Ellis (c1700–1758), agriculturist and writer. Origin unknown.

Pronunciation

nidget

/ˈnɪdʒɪt/