• Definition for "paddy"
    • Rice, particularly in the husk, whether gathered or…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "paddy"
  • Cross Reference for "paddy"
  • Urban Dictionary for "paddy"
    • 1. reduced title for Patrick.2. Inoffensive…
    • View More

paddy definition

  • noun:
    • Rice, particularly in the husk, whether gathered or nonetheless in the field.
    • A specially irrigated or overloaded field where rice is cultivated.
    • Rice, prior to it being milled.
    • An irrigated or inundated field where rice is cultivated.
    • A jocose or contemptuous name for an Irishman; -- often considered unpleasant.
    • Unhusked rice; -- commonly so-called in the East Indies.
    • An Irishman.
    • [lowercase] A sailors' name for the reduced sheath costs of Kerguelen Island, Chionis minor.
    • [l. c] The ruddy duck, Erismatura rubida. Also paddywhack.
    • [lowercase] Same as paddywhack, 3.
    • Rice when you look at the husk, whether in the field or gathered.
    • an irrigated or flooded area where rice is cultivated
    • (ethnic slur) unpleasant term for one of Irish lineage
    • rice in husk either collected or however on the go
  • adjective:
    • Low; mean; boorish; vagabond.
  • others:
    • Mean; poor; contemptible; low in ways or personality.
211 votes

How would you define paddy?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!