- Obs. an errand boy
- a person who attends a golfer, carrying the clubs, finding the balls, etc.
- a small, two-wheeled cart, as for carrying golf bags
Origin of caddieScottish form of French cadet: see cadet
- One hired to serve as an attendant to a golfer, especially by carrying the golf clubs.
- Scots A boy who does odd jobs.
- Any of various devices for moving, carrying, or holding an item or collection of items, especially:a. A lightweight wheeled cart, often fitted with shelves or racks.b. A small tray with a handle and compartments for holding items such as toiletries or hardware.c. A lightweight freestanding rack designed to hold accessories.d. A small wheeled cart attached to a bicycle and used as a conveyance for a child.
intransitive verbcad·died, cad·dy·ing, cad·dies
Origin of caddieScots, from French cadet, cadet, caddie; see cadet.
(third-person singular simple present caddies, present participle caddying, simple past and past participle caddied)
- (intransitive) To serve as a golf caddie.