noun, interjection plural how·dies,
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noun, plural how·dies.Scot. and North England Slang.
Example sentences from the Web for howdy
Chris takes Regan to see a psychiatrist, where she refers to the demon as Captain Howdy, who controls Regan's actions.
“Howdy, son,” he said, the leathery old face wrinkling into a friendly smile.Ticktock and Jim|Keith Robertson
"Howdy," answered the rider, picking her way towards them from the trail.Grace Harlowe's Overland Riders Among the Kentucky Mountaineers|Jessie Graham Flower
He didn't speak in his own tongue at all, the short, guttural "Howdy" that is the greeting of the mountain men.The Voice of the Pack|Edison Marshall