howdy

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • howdie (noun)

EtymologyEdit

Shortened form of "how d'ye do" (i.e. how do you do) or less commonly "How do you fare?"

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

howdy

  1. An informal greeting.
    Howdy folks, and welcome to our ninth annual chili cookoff!

TranslationsEdit

NounEdit

howdy (plural howdies)

  1. (Scotland) A wife, a midwife.
Last modified on 10 September 2013, at 23:02