daddy

noun dad·dy \ ˈda-dē \
|Updated on: 8 Aug 2018

Definition of daddy

plural daddies
1 : father 1a
2 : granddaddy 2

Examples of daddy in a Sentence

  1. I stopped calling my father “Daddy” because I thought it sounded childish.

  2. Cook's Tours can be considered the daddy of all organized travel tours.

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First Known Use of daddy

1523

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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DADDY Defined for English Language Learners

daddy

Definition of daddy for English Language Learners

  • : a person's father


DADDY Defined for Kids

daddy

noun dad·dy \ ˈda-dē \

Definition of daddy for Students

plural daddies
: 1father 1


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