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Main Entry: cad
Pronunciation: primarystresskad
Function: noun
Etymology: from an earlier dialect word cad "an unskilled worker," shortened from Scots caddie (same meaning) --related to CADDIE, CADET --see Word History at CADDIE
: a man who does not behave like a gentleman especially toward women

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