Definitions starting with D

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daddy

[W Car.; Gul. idem (Gonzales 1922:284)] n. a title or term of address for a respected, older man (not related): I seen Daddy Thompson walking long the road (Nassau). You want me do that now, daddy? (Nassau). (Gen.)

Tags: children's language, noun, term of address

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Last update: 2012-01-17 08:58
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.2

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