noun, plural cud·dies.
- a small room, cabin, or enclosed space at the bow or stern of a boat, especially one under the poop.
- a galley or pantry in a small boat.
- a small locker in an open boat, especially one at the bow.
- (on a fishing boat) a platform on which a net is coiled when not in use.
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noun, plural cud·dies. Chiefly Scot.
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"Or your Te-to-tum, Booty," continued Cuddy, nothing baffled by the failure.
We're all in the cuddy or afore the mast—w'ich you please—so you can just sweat all the notions you ever had.Denis Dent|Ernest W. Hornung
Why, he had been asleep under a tarpaulin all the way from Cuddy Cove!Doctor Luke of the Labrador|Norman Duncan
The boiler was forward, the miniature engine aft, and between them a cuddy hole for captain and crew.
"Desperately afraid of paint," continued Cuddy, looking about.