Dada

play
noun Da·da \ ˈdä-(ˌ)dä \

Definition of Dada

:a movement in art and literature based on deliberate irrationality and negation of traditional artistic values; also :the art and literature produced by this movement

Origin and Etymology of dada

French


Learn More about dada


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Dada? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

smooth or hairless

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!