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doddy

[dod-ee]
noun, plural dod·dies.
  1. doddie.
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doddie

or dod·dy

[dod-ee]
noun
  1. a cow or bull having no horns, especially an Aberdeen Angus.
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Origin of doddie

1580–90; dod to poll (Middle English dodden) + -ie
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Examples from the Web for doddy

Historical Examples

  • Before Gorringe could reply: 'Doddy's a bootiful angel, isn't Doddy?'

    The Convert

    Elizabeth Robins

  • Doddy, a term applied in Norfolk to any person of low stature.

    The Slang Dictionary

    John Camden Hotten

  • They had neither nail nor hammer, else they would have given Doddy a Sisera exit; nor had they even an ordinary pocket-knife.

  • Doddy, after the danger was over, went every night to the stage-side, and cried at the distress of poor Cleone.

    Life of Johnson

    James Boswell

  • And now, Doddy, I want to present you to my dearest friend on earth, my own darling Georgina.