2 [wod-ee]
noun, plural waddies.
Cowboy Slang, Western U.S. a cowboy.
Also, waddie.

1895–1900, Americanism; origin uncertain

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waddy (ˈwɒdɪ)
n , pl -dies
1.  a heavy wooden club used as a weapon by native Australians
vb , -dies, -dies, -dying, -died
2.  (tr) to hit with a waddy
[C19: from a native Australian language, perhaps based on English wood1]

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