also la-de-da or lah-de-dah or lah-dee-dah or lah-di-dah adjective Etymology: perhaps alteration of lardy-dardy foppish Date: 1889 affectedly refined in manners or tastes ; pretentious, elegant

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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