Definition of ta-da in English:

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Pronunciation: /təˈdɑː/
(also ta-dah)


An imitation of a fanfare (typically used to indicate an impressive entrance or a dramatic announcement).
Example sentences
  • After his game of Mario Kart 64, he put in the disk and installed the driver… and ta-da!
  • Then, she'd toss out the rules and just go with what felt comfortable for her and find a decent guy and ta-da!
  • Most people's idea of labour is that your waters break, contractions start, you make a mad dash to hospital and - ta-da! - your baby is born.


1920s: imitative.

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