waddy

1 [wod-ee] Australian.
noun, plural waddies.
1.
a heavy wooden war club of the Australian Aborigines.
verb (used with object), waddied, waddying.
2.
to beat or strike with a waddy.

Origin:
1795–1805; < Dharuk wa-di stick

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waddy

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


Origin:
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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Waddy is representing the appellant and intends to call the appellant and one other witness.
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