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DA 1

n. Slang
A ducktail.

[Abbreviation of duck's ass.]

DA 2

1. delayed action
2. deposit account
3. D/A digital/analog
4. district attorney
5. Doctor of Arts
6. don't answer
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abbreviation for
1. (Law) (in the US) District Attorney
2. (Education) Diploma of Art
3. (Hairdressing & Grooming) duck's arse (hairstyle)
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1. Dictionary of Americanisms.
2. District Attorney.



n., pl. DAs, DA's.
a hairstyle in which the hair is slicked back on both sides to overlap at the back of the head like a duck's tail. Also called ducktail .
[euphemistic abbr. of duck's ass]


1. daughter.
2. day.


1. delayed action.
2. direct action.
3. District Attorney.
4. doesn't answer.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.DA - an official prosecutor for a judicial district
prosecuting attorney, prosecuting officer, prosecutor, public prosecutor - a government official who conducts criminal prosecutions on behalf of the state
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