noun. an official prosecutor for a judicial district.
- prosecuting officer
- prosecuting attorney
- district attorney
- public prosecutor
Words that Rhyme with Da
Example sentences of the word da
1. Noun, singular or mass
One of the best ways to see Ponta da Piedade is from a boat coasting through the rock formations.
Quotes containing the word da
1. Don't say you don't have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein.
- H. Jackson Brown Jr.
2. You know what the fellow said – in Italy, for thirty years under the Borgias, they had warfare, terror, murder and bloodshed, but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci and the Renaissance. In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, they had five hundred years of democracy and peace – and what did that produce? The cuckoo clock.
- Orson Welles
3. When I asked my da how ye knew which was the right woman, he told me when the time came, I'd have no doubt. And I didn't. When I woke in the dark under that tree on the road to Leoch, with you sitting on my chest, cursing me for bleeding to death, I said to myself 'Jamie Fraser, for all ye canna see what she looks like, and for all she weights as much as a good draft horse, this is the woman.
- Diana Gabaldon, Outlander
adjective. affectedly genteel.
noun. the burning to death of heretics (as during the Spanish Inquisition).
noun. a doctor's degree with a special disciplinary focus.
- Doctor of Arts