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waddy

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noun wad·dy \ˈwä-dē\

Definition of waddy

plural

waddies

Australia

  1. :  club 1a

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Origin and Etymology of waddy

Dharuk (Australian aboriginal language of the Port Jackson area) wadi stick, wooden weapon


First Known Use: circa 1790


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waddy

verb wad·dy

Definition of waddy

waddied

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waddying

Australia

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to attack or beat with a waddy

1830

First Known Use of waddy

1830


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waddy

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noun wad·dy \ˈwä-dē\
variants: or

waddie

Definition of waddy

plural

waddies

Western US

  1. :  cowboy

Origin and Etymology of waddy

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1897



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