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dad

 (dăd)
n. Informal
A father.

[Of baby-talk origin.]

dad

(dæd)
n
an informal word for father
[C16: childish word; compare Greek tata, Sanskrit tatas]

dad

(dæd)

n. Informal.
father.
[1490–1500; probably orig. nursery word]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dad - an informal term for a fatherdad - an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk
begetter, father, male parent - a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father); "his father was born in Atlanta"

dad

daddy (Informal)

dad

noun
Informal. A male parent:
Informal: daddy, pa, papa, pappy, pop.
Slang: old man.
Translations
أبأَب
tátatatínektaťka
farfarmand
isä
otac
pabbi
パパ
아빠
tėtistėvelis
tētistētuks
ockotatko
očka
pappa
พ่อ
bố

dad

[dæd] Npapá m

dad

[ˈdæd] n
(= father) → papa m
my dad → mon père
his dad → son père
(used as name)papa m
Dad! → Papa!
I'll ask Dad → Je vais demander à papa.

dad

n (inf)Vater m; (affectionately also) → Vati m (inf), → Papa m (inf)

dad

[dæd] daddy [ˈdædɪ] n (fam) → papà m inv, babbo

dad

(dӕd) daddy (ˈdӕdi) (plural ˈdaddies) noun
children's words for father. Where is your daddy?; What are you doing, Daddy?

dad

أَب táta far Papa μπαμπάς papá isä papa otac papà パパ 아빠 pap pappa tato pai папа pappa พ่อ baba bố

dad

n. papá;
daddyH.A. papi, papacito, tata.

dad

n papá m, padre m
References in classic literature ?
I've been too busy on that new airship stabilizer dad gave me an idea for.
Now, said Queequeg, quietly hauling in the line, spos-ee him whale-e eye; why, dad whale dead.
A chile er two, mo' er less, warn't no consekens to Sollermun, dad fatch him
Desiring to have his reasons for liking him, I could only gather the sentences - 'I known't: he pays dad back what he gies to me - he curses daddy for cursing me.
The dad was better, so I ran down here to see for myself.
But, by dad, th' first thing that feller knowed he was dead.
Your dad can come down here if he's so anxious to talk to me.
She heard Harry Hagberd say, "Hallo, dad," then a clanging clatter.
McCarthy was the only man alive who had known dad in the old days in Victoria.
The dad raised their wages all round to recompense them for the annoyance.
I say, Dad," Dallas broke off, "you're not angry with me?
I've heard you and Dad talk about it till you were blue in the face.