Definition of dading in English:

dading

Pronunciation /ˈdeɪdɪŋ/

noun

archaic, rare, dialect British, Midlands English
  • Attributive Designating a lead or other apparatus used to guide a young child when walking, as "†dading-sleeve", "dading-string".

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Henry Teonge (1621–1690), Church of England clergyman and diarist. From dade + -ing.