daddy

[dad-ee]
noun, plural daddies.
1.
a diminutive of dad1.
2.
Slang. sugar daddy.
verb (used with object), daddied, daddying.
3.
Chiefly Appalachian. to father or sire.

Origin:
1490–1500; dad1 + -y2

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daddy (ˈdædɪ)
 
n , pl -dies
1.  an informal word for father
2.  slang chiefly (US), (Canadian), (Austral) the daddy the supreme or finest example: the daddy of them all
3.  slang the dominant male in a group; boss; top man

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Word Origin & History

daddy
c.1500, colloquial dim. of dad. Daddylonglegs is from 1814; daddy-o is first recorded 1949, from bop talk.
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Example sentences for daddies
Instead, as sandy reveals, the mommies and daddies actually put the kids to sleep.
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