Definition of la-di-da adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(also lah-di-da) adjective
BrE BrE//ˌlɑː di ˈdɑː//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌlɑː di ˈdɑː//
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(informal, especially British English) used to describe a way of speaking or behaving that is typical of upper-class people but that is not natural or sincere synonym affected I can’t stand Jane or her la-di-da friends. Word Originlate 19th cent.: imitative of an affected manner of speech.
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