Meaning of waddy in English:


Pronunciation /ˈwɒdi/

nounplural noun waddies

  • 1An Australian Aboriginal's war club.

    ‘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. 1.1Australian, New Zealand A club or stick, especially a walking stick.
      walking stick, cane, staff


From Dharuk wadi ‘tree, stick, club’.