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waddy

noun, Australian

Synonyms and Antonyms of waddy

  1. a heavy rigid stick used as a weapon or for punishment an aborigine armed with a waddy was a formidable foe Synonyms bastinado (or bastinade), bat, baton, billy, billy club, bludgeon, cane, cudgel, nightstick, rod, rung [Scottish], sap, shillelagh (also shillalah), staff, truncheon, waddy [Australian]Related Words blackjack, knobkerrie, mace; birch, crabstick, hickory, rattan, stave, switch; beetle, gavel, hammer, mallet, maul, sledgehammer; crook, crosier (or crozier), walking stick, whangee

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waddy

noun, West
variants: or

waddie

Synonyms and Antonyms of waddy

  1. a hired hand who tends cattle or horses at a ranch or on the range the waddies were preparing to start branding Synonyms buckaroo (also buckeroo), cowhand, cowman, cowpoke, cowpuncher, waddy (or waddie) [West], wranglerRelated Words cowgirl; caballero [chiefly Southwest], gaucho, vaquero; horseman, horsewoman; cattleman, rancher, stockman; cowherd, drover, herder, herdsman


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