Associations to the word «Daddy»


DADDY, noun. (usually childish) father.
DADDY, noun. (informal) male lover.
DADDY, proper noun. One's father.
DADDY LONG-LEGS SPIDER, noun. Any of the true spiders of the family Pholcidae; small spiders with long legs.
DADDY LONGLEGS, noun. (UK) (Ireland) The cranefly; any insect of the suborder Tipulomorpha.
DADDY LONGLEGS, noun. (Australia) (Canada) (New Zealand) (US) Any (non-spider) arachnid of the order Opiliones, mostly with long thin legs; the harvestman.
DADDY LONGLEGS, noun. (loosely) The daddy long-legs spider, any spider of the family Pholcidae.

Dictionary definition

DADDY, noun. An informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk.

Wise words

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Alexander Pope