The definition of caddy is a small container used to carry smaller things, often tea.(noun)
The sectioned bucket holding cleaning supplies is an example of a caddy.
See caddy in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. caddies
Origin: < earlier catty < Malay kātī, weight equivalent to a little more than a pound
noun, intransitive verb
See caddy in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. cad·dies
Origin: Alteration of catty1.
noun & v.
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