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a tad

Definition of a tad

informal

  1. 1 :  a small amount <Move it a tad to the right.>

  2. 2 :  very slightly <I'm just a tad nervous.>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a small child

    :  boy

    :  a small or insignificant amount or degree :  bit


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