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Definition of "cuddy" [cud•dy]

  • Nautical A small cabin or the cook's galley on a ship. (noun)
  • A small room, cupboard, or closet. (noun)
  • Scots A donkey. (noun)
  • Scots A fool; a dolt. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "cuddy" in a sentence
  • "The place called the cuddy was a light deck-cabin formed by the poop, a sort of attic to the large cabin below."
  • "They had no more thought that afternoon of 'cuddy'-fishing after this famous take."
  • "The cuddy is a fish of which I know not the philosophical name."