Associations to the word «Paddywhack»
PADDYWHACK, noun. (dated) (derogatory) An Irishman
PADDYWHACK, noun. (rare) A severe blow (especially in reference to the folk song This Old Man)
PADDYWHACK, noun. 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
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.