dad dad  /ˈdæd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A great list of potential gifts for fathersput together by a dad in Georgia, so you know it's legit.
  2. If your dad has the soul of an outlaw, download Trapster so his iPhone will alert him to approaching police speed traps and red light cameras.
  3. I believed in Ford because my dad believed in Ford, and I worshipped my dad.

News

  1. Valley dad honored with 'Volunteer of the Year' award

    A valley dad is honored for his fight against teenage drug use. The National Young Marines has named him the adult volunteer of the year.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: FOX 10 Phoenix

  2. Dad of teen who shot self in patrol car sues county

    Dad of teen who shot self in patrol car sues county Houston Chronicle Copyright 2013 Houston Chronicle. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 6:55 pm, Thursday, June 13, 2013 Six months ago, his son - handcuffed with his hands behind his back in the back seat of a patrol car outside of North Shore High School - somehow ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Houston Chronicle

  3. Does dad really want that?

    There are gifts out there that everyone assumes their dad wants for Father's Day. Like a tie, or golf balls, or a new grill gizmo. But do modern dads really want those things? We ask three dads to weigh in on traditional Father's Day gifts.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: CNN

Quotes

  1. "My dad wouldn't have cared," Richards said, adding, "It went down pretty well, and I'm still alive."
    on Apr 3, 2007 By: Keith Richards Source: TV Guide

  2. Bridges, who is from a lineage of actors, said, "Thank you Mum and Dad, for turning me on to such a groovy profession."
    on Mar 8, 2010 By: Jeff Bridges Source: The Hindu

  3. Accepting the award on Sunday night, Swift said, "I hope that you know how much this means to me, that we get to take this back to Nashville! Our families are freaking out in their living rooms! My dad and my little brother are losing their minds in...
    on Jan 31, 2010 By: Taylor Swift Source: MTV.com

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