I. noun (pluralwaddies) Etymology: Dharuk (Australian aboriginal language of the Port Jackson area) wadi stick, wooden weapon Date: circa 1790 Australianclub 1a II. transitive verb (waddied; waddying) Date: 1830 Australian to attack or beat with a waddy III. nounorwaddie (pluralwaddies) Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1897 Westcowboy
Waddy Wad"dy, n.; pl. Waddies. [Written also waddie, whaddie.] [Native name. Thought by some to be a corrup. of E. wood.] [Australia] 1. An aboriginal war club. 2. A piece of wood; stick; peg; also, a walking stick.