Definition of "dada" [dada]

  • A nihilistic artistic movement of the early 20th century in W Europe and the US, founded on principles of irrationality, incongruity, and irreverence towards accepted aesthetic criteria (noun)
  • Father, dad (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "dada" in a sentence
  • "In Duchamp's day the "art world" was tiny and the initiates were ready for a breakthrough-for new ideas and new media, for "dada" - and the big money wasn't there."
  • "The so called dada and dons have formally started their business and actively involved in organized crimes and anticrime activities too."
  • "She loves to say dada, which is completely adorable - just not at 2am in the morning!"