The Meaning of dad

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Dad

n.
Father; -- a word sometimes used by children.

Daddled

imp. & p. p.
of Dadle

Daddling

p. pr. & vb. n.
of Dadle

Dadle

v. i.
To toddle; to walk unsteadily, like a child or an old man; hence, to do anything slowly or feebly.

Daddock

n.
The rotten body of a tree.

Daddy

n.
Diminutive of Dad.

Daddy longlegs

An arachnidan of the genus Phalangium, and allied genera, having a small body and four pairs of long legs; -- called also harvestman, carter, and grandfather longlegs.

Daddy longlegs

A name applied to many species of dipterous insects of the genus Tipula, and allied genera, with slender bodies, and very long, slender legs; the crane fly; -- called also father longlegs.

Dade

v. t.
To hold up by leading strings or by the hand, as a child while he toddles.

Dade

v. i.
To walk unsteadily, as a child in leading strings, or just learning to walk; to move slowly.

Dadoes

pl.
of Dado

Dado

n.
That part of a pedestal included between the base and the cornice (or surbase); the die. See Illust. of Column.

Dado

n.
In any wall, that part of the basement included between the base and the base course. See Base course, under Base.

Dado

n.
In interior decoration, the lower part of the wall of an apartment when adorned with moldings, or otherwise specially decorated.
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