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la–di–da

adjective \ˌlä-dē-ˈdä\

Simple Definition of la–di–da

  • : acting or talking in a false and annoying way that is thought to be typical of rich and important people

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of la–di–da

  1. :  affectedly refined in manners or tastes :  pretentious, elegant

Variants of la–di–da

also la–de–da or lah–de–dah or lah–dee–dah or lah–di–dah \ˌlä-dē-ˈdä\

Origin of la–di–da

perhaps alteration of lardy-dardy foppish


First Known Use: 1889


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