how to pronounce dad


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An example use of dad in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… parents two moms at it dad come up to me …”

meanings of dad


  1. Used to address one's father.
  2. A blow; act of striking something.
  3. Acronym of Diffuse Alveolar Damage.
  4. A father, a male parent.
  5. Used to address an older adult male.
  6. A designation on prerecorded compact discs indicating that the contents were recorded in digital but mixed in analog before being mastered to a digital medium; compare AAD, ADD, DDD.
  7. A lump or piece.


  1. To throw against something; to dash.


  1. One's father.

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