from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A heavy stick, especially a war club.
- transitive v. To strike with a waddy.
- n. Western U.S. See cowboy.
- n. Western U.S. A cattle rustler.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A cowboy.
- n. A war club used by Aboriginal Australians; a nulla nulla.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An aboriginal war club.
- n. A piece of wood; stick; peg; also, a walking stick.
- transitive v. To attack or beat with a waddy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To strike with a waddy or club. See waddy.
- n. A war-club of heavy wood, grooved in such a way that the edges of the grooves serve as cutting edges to increase the efficacy of the blow: used by the Australian aborigines. Also waddie.
- n. Hence A walking-stick.
Origin unknown.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Origin unknown. (Wiktionary)
Sydney wadi ("stick, weapon"). (Wiktionary)