whittleˈʰwɪt l, ˈwɪt l
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Whittle, Frank Whittle, Sir Frank Whittle (verb)
English aeronautical engineer who invented the jet aircraft engine (1907-1996)
whittle, pare (verb)
cut small bits or pare shavings from
"whittle a piece of wood"
A large knife.
To cut or shape wood with a knife.
To reduce or gradually eliminate something (such as a debt).
Whittle was a UK game show for Channel 5 and it was hosted by comedian Tim Vine. The show aired throughout the channel's first two broadcasting years, from 31 March 1997 to 21 June 1998. It was shown at 18:00 as part of a quiz block with 100%.