noun (plural caddies)[usually with modifier]
A small storage container, typically one with divisions: a tool caddy See also tea caddy.
More example sentences
- The English silverplated bottle caddy dates to the reign of William IV.
- Young faces peer from behind field-hockey rackets, plastic bins, unusual fly swatters, car cup holders and tool caddies.
- All householders will receive a full information pack on this service and this will be placed inside each bin (or kitchen caddy inside each bin).
late 18th century: from earlier catty, denoting a unit of weight of 1 1/3 lb. (0.61 kg), from Malay kati.