lah-dee-dah
variant of la-di-da

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • lah-di-dah — /lah dee dah /, interj., adj., n. la di da. * * * …   Universalium

  • lah-di-dah — variant of la di da * * * /lah dee dah /, interj., adj., n. la di da. * * * lah di dah UK [ˌlɑː di ˈdɑː] US [ˌlɑ di ˈdɑ] another spelling of la di da Thesaurus: words used to describe people or behaviour that is not sinceresynonym * * * n. &… …   Useful english dictionary

  • lah-di-dah — /la di ˈda/ (say lah dee dah) adjective, noun Colloquial → la di da …   Australian English dictionary

  • la-di-dah — I. intransitive verb see la di da I II. noun see la di da II III. adjective see la di da III * * * la di dah «LAH dee DAH», adjective, noun, intransitive verb, dahed, dah …   Useful english dictionary

  • la-di-da — /lah dee dah /, Informal. interj. 1. (used as an expression of derision directed at affected gentility or pretentious refinement.) adj. 2. affected; pretentious; foppish: a la di da manner. n. 3. an affected or pretentious person. 4. behavior or… …   Universalium

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  • la-di-da — 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

  • la-di-da — /la di ˈda/ (say lah dee dah) Colloquial –adjective 1. affectedly pretentious, especially in manner, speech, or bearing. –noun 2. (euphemistic) the toilet. Also, lah di dah. {imitative of intonation of affected speech} –la di dady, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

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