Definition of waddy in English:

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waddy

Pronunciation: /ˈwɒdi/

noun (plural waddies)

1An Australian Aboriginal’s war club.
Example sentences
  • The men carry hunting weapons such as spears, boomerangs and waddies, a kangaroo and some other animals and furs
  • Normally, they were not used for hunting purposes, as nets and waddies were more effective.
1.1Australian /NZ A club or stick, especially a walking stick.

Origin

From Dharuk wadi 'tree, stick, club'.

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