Definitions for TADtæd
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a small child, esp. a boy.
a small amount or degree; bit:
Move a tad to the right. I'll add a tad more vanilla.
Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal
Origin of tad:
1875–80, Amer.; perh. shortening of tadpole
a slight amount or degree of difference
"a tad too expensive"; "not a tad of difference"; "the new model is a shade better than the old one"
A small amount; a little bit.
Could you lean the picture to the left just a tad more?
A male nickname.
A diminutive of the male given name Thaddeus or Thaddaeus.
Origin: 1877, ‘young or small child’, probably a shortened form of tadpole. The extended meaning ‘small amount’ is first recorded 1915.