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Fiddlywaxeye noun

Imaginary third person when sharing something out between two people – the person counting out ends up with ⅔ and their good-natured companion with ⅓

Example

One for me, one for thee and one for Fiddlywaxeye

Origin

1950s

Collected by

Granny
Marion Dixon (Howes) – mother of Mum

Submitted: 11/03/2021 by Mark

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