In open plan offices, a co-inhabitant of a work cubicle space.
Range of use: The plural form, poddies, can be applied to multiple co-workers in the immediate work area. Because of the structure of open-plan workspaces, the classification extends to the immediate boundaries of the cubicle.
Origin: Pod" is often used to define a group of desks in an open-plan office.
My poddie, John, has strong body odour.
The other poddies are very messy, but I am meticulous about keeping my work area clean.
In our pod, there are a total of four poddies.