noun, plural pad·dies.
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH paddypaddy , patty
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noun, plural Pad·dies.
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Example sentences from the Web for paddy
They also introduced a lottery system for rice paddy location that shifts each season, so that farmers have a greater incentive to follow these organic rules.“He put QR-coded wristbands on each of the chickens”|Katie McLean|December 18, 2020|MIT Technology Review
The legendary Captain Paddy Brown was by some accounts the most decorated firefighter in the nation.
Is Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha (which won the Mann Booker Prize in 1993) the only one of your novels that stands on its own?The Prodigious Roddy Doyle Is the Celtic Tiger of Irish Literature|Allen Barra|March 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Irish bookmaker Paddy Power funded the trips to the Hermit Kingdom, but stopped after Kim Jong-Un purged his uncle.
Was it anything that Scott saw when he was in Pyongyang that encouraged Paddy Power to drop the project?
One time, when an armored car drove by, Paddy Considine said, “Hey, Martin, are those your Hobbit residuals?”My London Getaway With Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, Stars of ‘The World’s End’|Marlow Stern|November 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Nearly all the mutineers swung round and galloped headlong for the landward boundary of the paddy field.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
The warrior uttered a grunt of pain, cast a surprised angry stare at the shaveling of a Paddy, and thrust with his lance.
"I should like to see you do it," returned Aunt Maria, looking indignantly at the interfering Paddy.
Paddy Rouse sprang inside with drawn pistol, but a hand struck up his pistol arm and his harmless shot went through the roof.
At that moment Paddy, hatless and disheveled, plunged through the crowd toward Peter Gross.