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    "He thought he'd been diddled out of his change."

    What does it mean? I can't understand the sentence even though I know the meaning of 'diddle.'... Help me please.

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    Re: "He thought he'd been diddled out of his change."

    What do you think 'diddle' means?

    And what do you think 'change' means here?

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    Re: "He thought he'd been diddled out of his change."

    diddle means to cheat someone? Still not understanding the sentence :(

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    Re: "He thought he'd been diddled out of his change."

    He hadn't received the correct change- the person had cheated him.

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    Re: "He thought he'd been diddled out of his change."

    Thank you so much! What does 'out' mean here? I am sorry if the question is wierd..

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    Re: "He thought he'd been diddled out of his change."

    Quote Originally Posted by anniey799 View Post
    Thank you so much! What does 'out' mean here? I am sorry if the question is wierd..

    weird

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    Re: "He thought he'd been diddled out of his change."

    Quote Originally Posted by anniey799 View Post
    Thank you so much! What does 'out' mean here? I am sorry if the question is wierd..
    Prepositions often go with verbs- it doesn't add much to the meaning.

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