Main definitions of dat in English

: dat1DAT2

dat1

Pronunciation /dat/ /dæt/

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pronoun

informal, dialect
  • nonstandard spelling of that (pronoun)

    • ‘dat was de oldest boy’

determiner

informal, dialect
  • nonstandard spelling of that (determiner)

    • ‘man, I loved dat video game’

adverb

informal, dialect
  • nonstandard spelling of that (adverb)

    • ‘he ain't dat dumb’

conjunction

informal, dialect
  • nonstandard spelling of that (conjunction)

    • ‘I'm sorry dat it wasn't as good as I thought it would be’

Origin

Early 17th century nonstandard spelling of that, used in representing speech.

Main definitions of DAT in English

: dat1DAT2

DAT2

Pronunciation /dat/ /dæt/

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abbreviation

  • Digital audiotape.