Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Dat"

The meaning of "Dat" in various phrases and sentences

Q: dat ne anlama geliyor?
A: dat = that
Q: dat shit dope asfff ne anlama geliyor?
A: Really informal way to say that something is really cool/awesome.

Dat = That
Asf = As f*ck

“That shit (is) dope as f*ck”
Q: dat ne anlama geliyor?
A: It's like a slang word for "that"
Q: "Who is dat broad wid de forte shake?" ne anlama geliyor?
A: It's a line from the story "Sweat" by Zora Neale Hurston. (Edit: nvm, it's from Gilded Six Bits! Lol). It means "who is that woman with the forty dollar fuck?", as in "who is that prostitute who charges 40 dollars per night?" It's written in heavy and dated slang. modern native speakers wouldn't know what it meant...

"broad" is still used in some countries like the UK to mean woman. "shake" (old US slang) is not used anymore to mean prostitute/sex. I assume that meaning was related to or came from "shag" (British slang for sex).
Q: dat ne anlama geliyor?
A: 'Dat' is a slang term that derives from African American vernacular English. It's been appropriated in mainstream culture

Synonyms of "Dat" and their differences

Q: dat ve bat arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Dat is not a word
Bat has multiple meanings
There is an animal, bat
Or a baseball bat 🏏
Q: dat ve that arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Both mean the some thing. "Dat" is slang for "that". Dat is often used when texting or in a informal setting with a group of friends.
Example: Friend1 "Where did you buy Dat?"
Friend 2 "I got dat from the store."
Q: "dat" ve "that" ve Do you often use the former? arasındaki fark nedir?
A: "Dat" is not correct. It sounds like something a kid would say and I'm pretty sure it's slang. People will most likely use "that"

Translations of "Dat"

Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? what's dat
A: That is that.?
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? what is dat
A: “What is that”
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? what is dat
A: 'What is that?' is the correct form.

'dat' is wrong.

Other questions about "Dat"

Q: Who dat, baby!
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What does 'Who dat' mean?
A: Who dat is just another way of saying "who is that." It's more to do with ebonics, or the dialect/phonetic differences in how some African Americans speak compared to others.
Q: Lütfen bana nasıl telaffuz edeceğimi öğret "." (dat, point,?example 0.1 ).
A: Point.
"Zero point one", "oh point one" or simply "point one."
Q: is it okay to say "dat" instead of "Th-at"?bcause i was listening to a native saying "dat" it's like there is no really vibration. i know how to do the "th" sound without making my tongue protruding but i always feel my vibration clearly..
A: both are acceptable, I use both in a daily basis and everyone gets the idea.
Q: Throw dat ass in a circle. What does it mean
A: LOL. Just forget it. You'll never need to learn "jive"

However, I am pretty sure that it means to shake your ass.
Q: I see "True dat" many times on the Internet. After learnt the meaning. I'm wondering if "dat" is "that" in this Internet slang?
A: Yes, exactly. "True dat" = "true that" :)

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