Tad definitions

tăd
A small amount or degree; a bit.
noun
19
0
A little child, esp. a boy.
noun
17
0
A small boy.
noun
16
0
A small amount, degree, extent, etc.

A tad tired.

noun
14
0
The definition of a tad is a little amount of something, or a little boy.

An example of a tad is how sleepy you are when you just start to get tired.

noun
6
0
(Telephone Answering Device) An answering machine.
0
0

Could you lean the picture to the left just a tad more?

noun
0
0
A male nickname.
pronoun
0
0
A diminutive of the male given name Thaddeus or Thaddaeus.
pronoun
0
0

Origin of tad

1877, "˜young or small child', probably a shortened form of tadpole. The extended meaning "˜small amount' is first recorded 1915.