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Definition for da (2 of 8)
adverb, noun Russian.
Definition for da (3 of 8)
noun, plural DAs, DA's.
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Examples from the Web for da
To add to the conspiratorial flair, they added that the DA told them not to talk to the FBI or the CIA either.
The other two are da—meaning father—and te—an alternate spelling of ti.Well, La Ti Da: Stephin Merritt’s Winning Little Words of Scrabble|David Bukszpan|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"We changed the DA but we didn't change any behavior in the DA's office," Rosenberg told the New York Daily News.
The final battle of the evening put Jersey City rapper Joe Budden against Hollow Da Don.
I confess I only made it to Da Emma for a late night cappucino, just long enough for a visit with the robust mama in the kitchen.
The captain is mightily strengthened by this marriage of his da'ter with colonel Beekman, that's sartain.Wyandotte|James Fenimore Cooper
His body won't be found here for two or t'ree months, if da finds it at all.The Missing Tin Box|Arthur M. Winfield
Yeyeng appeared fancifully dressed, with the “Da usté su permiso?”The Social Cancer|Jos Rizal
At the conclusion of the opera the same scene occurred, and the house rang with cries of da capo Jessonda!Louis Spohr's Autobiography|Louis Spohr
Belin'da, the heroine of Miss Edgeworth's novel of the same name.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
British Dictionary definitions for da (1 of 2)
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Word Origin and History for da
American English initialism for district attorney from 1934; for duck's ass haircut (or, as OED would have it, duck's arse), from 1951. The haircut so called for the shape of it at the back of the head.