Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Best Internet Slang

Dave

[deyv] /deɪv/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of David.

Brubeck

[broo-bek] /ˈbru bɛk/
noun
1.
David Warren ("Dave") 1920–2012, U.S. jazz pianist and composer.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Dave
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • What under the sun do you s'pose Dave and Jont find to talk about?

    Meadow Grass Alice Brown
  • Which there are some that are that debased they even thrives on wood alcohol, Dave.

    Louisiana Lou William West Winter
  • They were clothes about like those worn by Sucatash and Dave Mackay.

    Louisiana Lou William West Winter
  • In the morning he consulted Dave and that young man shared his fears.

    Louisiana Lou William West Winter
  • French Pete dies; Panamint dies; that there young Dave dies!

    Louisiana Lou William West Winter
British Dictionary definitions for Dave

Brubeck

/ˈbruːbɛk/
noun
1.
Dave. 1920–2012, US modern jazz pianist and composer; formed his own quartet in 1951
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Dave

Many English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Dave

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for dave