Dad - definition, pronunciation, transcription

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

noun

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

Examples

Her mom and dad both said she can't go.

...my dad did most of the cooking for dinner because he usually got home earlier than my mom...

Word forms

noun
singular: dad
plural: dads
See also:  WebsterWiktionaryLongman