Meaning of CAD in English


I. ˈkad, -aa(ə)d noun

( -s )

Etymology: short for caddie (I)

1. dialect England : an assistant who does tasks which call for no special talent : helper

a bricklayer's cad

2. obsolete : an omnibus conductor

3. Britain : a town boy or townsman as distinguished from a student at a local school

4. : a person without gentlemanly instincts : one that deliberately and callously violates the code of decent responsible behavior especially in relations with women

II. ˈkad, -ä- noun

( -s )

Etymology: by shortening

dialect England : caddisworm

III. abbreviation

1. cadenza

2. cadet

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