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



(also lah-di-da) exclamation
BrE BrE//ˌlɑː di ˈdɑː//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌlɑː di ˈdɑː//
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used when somebody is irritating you, because they seem to think they are more important than they really are Word Originlate 19th cent.: imitative of an affected manner of speech.
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