addy

noun
ad·​dy | \ ˈa-dē How to pronounce addy (audio) \
plural addys or addies

Definition of addy

informal
: address an e-mail addy IP addies A Web site (and you voyeurs out there ain't gonna get the addy out of me) has pictures that purport to show James fils and James pere at the soiree. — Chuck Yarborough, Plain Dealer (Cleveland, Ohio), 5 Jan. 2007

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First Known Use of addy

1997, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for addy

add(ress) + -y entry 4

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“Addy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/addy. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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