n pl , -dies
1 an informal word for →
the daddy Slang (chiefly U.S., Canadian, and Austral) the supreme or finest example the daddy of them all
1 (Brit) an informal name for a →
2 (U.S. and Canadian) an informal name for →
Slang a rich usually middle-aged or old man who bestows expensive gifts on a young person in return for companionship or sexual favours
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