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das

[das, dahs] /dæs, dɑs/
noun, plural dases, dasses.
1.
Origin of das
< Afrikaans; compare Dutch, Middle Dutch das badger, cognate with German Dachs; compare Norwegian svintoks

da2

[dah] /dɑ/
adverb, noun, Russian.
1.
yes.

DA

[dee-ey] /ˈdiˈeɪ/
noun, plural DAs, DA's.
1.
a male hairstyle, especially of the 1950s, in which the hair is slicked back on both sides to overlap at the back of the head.
Origin
euphemistic abbreviation of duck's ass
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Examples from the Web for das
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  • I tried to get Tom to come away, but he wouldn't, and I dasn't budge by myself.

    Tom Sawyer, Detective Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
  • Contains a discussion (pp. 46-51) of Mller's das Bischoftum.

  • There is no pretension whatever to any critical study of "das Kapital" itself.

    A Preface to Politics

    Walter Lippmann
  • The President called him to the das and gave him the embrace of brotherhood.

    The Gods are Athirst Anatole France
  • Now the slayers came on, shouting and clambering upon the das.

    The World's Desire H. Rider Haggard and Andrew Lang
British Dictionary definitions for das

DA

abbreviation
1.
(in the US) District Attorney
2.
Diploma of Art
3.
duck's arse (hairstyle)
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das in Medicine

DA or D.A.
abbr.
developmental age

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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Slang definitions & phrases for das

DA

noun

  1. District Attorney (1920s+)
  2. A ducktail haircut (1951+)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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