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Goodbye.‘we'll see you later, toodle-oo!’
farewell, adieuView synonyms
- ‘So toodle-pip for the coming week, and I will let you know how the experiment works out.’
Early 20th century: perhaps an alteration of French à tout à l'heure ‘see you soon’.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.