Paddywhack Definition

padəhwak, padəwak
noun
A rage; temper.
Webster's New World
[Old Informal] a beating or spanking.
Webster's New World

(dated, derogatory) An Irishman.

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(rare) A severe blow (especially in reference to the folk song This Old Man)

Wiktionary

A strong elastic ligament or tendon in the midline of the neck of sheep or cattle (generally any quadruped) which relieves the animal of the weight of its head.

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verb
Paddywhack is defined as to beat or spank.
An example of paddywhack is to spank a child for discipline.
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Noun

Singular:
paddywhack
Plural:
paddywhacks

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