waddy

(redirected from waddies)
Also found in: Dictionary.

waddy

a heavy wooden club used as a weapon by native Australians
References in periodicals archive ?
64) Five years later Lesson remarked how many times he had seen `natives' in the streets of Sydney, `drunk, in the centre of circles of people urging them on by promising gin, and hitting one another with waddies until one of the champions asked for grace or fell.
Terry O'Hare, MD of Stewarts of Edinburgh, has succeeded Bob Hodgson, chief executive of Pillans & Waddies.
His dad Brian is managing director of a major Edinburgh printing firm, Waddies, based in the city's Slateford Road.