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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 ?
Dad owned cattle ranches on Hawaii and Maui--big ones, for the islands.
Climb out, dad," Liverpool commanded as he prepared to swing from the bank and enter the rapids.
No, dad, this is one tangle that your money can't unravel.
Your dad can come down here if he's so anxious to talk to me.
I say, Dad," Dallas broke off, "you're not angry with me?
A chile er two, mo' er less, warn't no consekens to Sollermun, dad fatch him
Why, dad," he cried, "I have just come from town, and the first thing I saw was your back as you marched away.
I've heard you and Dad talk about it till you were blue in the face.
Dad looked pretty sober, and he says, says he, 'What have you been up to, Peter?
My dad had to put his hand pretty deep into his pocket, I can tell you.
Poor dear old dad, to think that they should have done this thing.
The dad raised their wages all round to recompense them for the annoyance.