how to pronounce daddy


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The above transcription of daddy is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

daddy is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of daddy in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… when i was a kid big daddy it was this …”

meanings of daddy


  1. A male lover.
  2. An informal term of address for a man.
  3. Father.
  4. A male juvenile delinquent in a reformatory who dominates the other inmates through threats and violence.


  1. To father; to sire.


  1. One's father.

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