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cad

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noun \ˈkad\

Simple Definition of cad

  • : a rude and selfish man

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cad

  1. 1 :  an omnibus conductor

  2. 2 :  a man who acts with deliberate disregard for another's feelings or rights

Examples of cad in a sentence

  1. He is a cad, not a gentleman.

  2. <he's the type of cad who readily bad-mouths every girl who's ever dumped him>



Origin of cad

English dialect, unskilled assistant, short for Scots caddie


First Known Use: 1833

Rhymes with cad


CAD

abbreviation

Definition of CAD

  1. computer-aided design




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