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Definitions of dad

  1. an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk
  2. Father; - a word sometimes used by children.
  3. A father: a name used by children and rustics. Also, daddy.
  4. Childish term for father.
  5. A child's name for father.
  6. The name for a father in children's language.
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Quotes of dad

  1. My mom and dad met at UCLA when he as a captain in the Air Force and she was in her junior year. – Tracy Austin
  2. My dad always used to tell me that if they challenge you to an after -school fight, tell them you won't wait -you can kick their ass right now. – Cameron Diaz
  3. I know exactly where I've come from, I know exactly who my mum and dad are. – Christopher Eccleston
  4. Often as a child you see someone with a learning disability or Down's Syndrome and my mum and dad were always very quick to explain exactly what was going on and to be in their own way inclusive and welcoming. – Christopher Eccleston
  5. As much as I transferred my mother to Elizabeth Shore of The Black Dahlia, as much as her dad mutated into an obsession with crime in general, well, I have thought about other things throughout the years. – James Ellroy
  6. I've been acting since I was 10. My dad was an entrepreneur, so I guess something along those lines. I wouldn't want a 9 -5 job. – Will Estes
  7. That's a tough question; I've been acting since I was 10. My dad was an entrepreneur, so I guess something along those lines. I wouldn't want a 9 -5 job. – Will Estes
  8. I'm just as insufferable and useless as every other dad is. The dynamic never changes, no matter what you do for a living. – Glenn Frey
  9. I couldn't walk down any street in Britain without being laughed at. It was a nightmare. My children were devastated because their dad was a figure of ridicule. – David Icke
  10. My dad had a movie theater so I was there every night. – Brion James
  11. I'm not sure what the future holds but I do know that I'm going to be positive and not wake up feeling desperate. As my dad said "Nic, it is what it is, it's not what it should have been, not what it could have been, it is what it is". – Nicole Kidman
  12. I didn't know my dad for a long time. My dad was on drugs and my dad was at the VA Hospital, my dad was off in his own world selling drugs or using them or there would be crack heads in the house or whatever it would be. – Shia LaBeouf
  13. I started playing ball when I was a kid. My dad was a pro ball player and he passed on his knowledge to me. – Kurt Russell
  14. My mom and dad are both in stand -up comedy, so that's where I started, that's where I got everything. My roots are holding the mic. – Pauly Shore
  15. I'm into being a dad that's where my focus is most of the time. I'm an actor that's my job, but it's not my life. I have a lot of other interests too. – Paul Walker

Usage examples for dad

  1. Dad said it was. – Dawn by Eleanor H. Porter
  2. I saw so little of Dad – For the Sake of the School by Angela Brazil
  3. You'll know better next time, Dad – The Flockmaster of Poison Creek by George W. Ogden
  4. Dad wasn't afraid of those men. – Whispering Smith by Frank H. Spearman
  5. If you take after your dad you'll get on all right. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  6. Oh, see here, dad you know you've got to kiss me! – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  7. You look tired, dad – His Family by Ernest Poole
  8. You don't know my dad – Paul and the Printing Press by Sara Ware Bassett
  9. " I just wanted to be sure," she said-" Dad you know." – Frank of Freedom Hill by Samuel A. Derieux
  10. I didn't think about that, dad – Tom Swift and his Motor-cycle by Victor Appleton
  11. He'll see your dad – The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  12. Well, hast a kiss for thy dad Jan? – Janice Meredith by Paul Leicester Ford
  13. By heaven, Richie, you are, on this occasion, if your dad may tell you so, wrong. – The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  14. I often drive Dad – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  15. You'll find Dad working there. – Four Little Blossoms at Brookside Farm by Mabel C. Hawley
  16. My dad goes to 'em. – Eve to the Rescue by Ethel Hueston
  17. Dad you asked me to come into this with you. – To Him That Hath A Novel Of The West Of Today by Ralph Connor
  18. He sounded interesting and - she hesitated and her eyes filled with tears- I asked Dad to invite him home. – Fire-Tongue by Sax Rohmer
  19. Dad won't be able to take him anyhow, for old Squinny is bad again and sent for him in a hurry. – The Knave of Diamonds by Ethel May Dell
  20. Dad is probably looking for me by this time. – Tabitha at Ivy Hall by Ruth Alberta Brown

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