Dad - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |dæd|  American pronunciation of the word dad
Brit.  |dæd|  British pronunciation of the word dad


- an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk (syn: dada, daddy, pa, papa, pappa, pop)


Her mom and dad both said she can't go. dad did most of the cooking for dinner because he usually got home earlier than my mom...

Word forms

singular: dad
plural: dads
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