(noun, verb)


1. panel forming the lower part of an interior wall when it is finished differently from the rest of the wall

Similar word(s): wainscot

Definition categories: man–made, panel

2. the section of a pedestal between the base and the surbase

Definition categories: man–made, section, segment

3. a rectangular groove cut into a board so that another piece can fit into it

Definition categories: man–made, channel, groove


1. provide with a dado

- The owners wanted to dado their dining room

Definition categories: possession, furnish, provide, render, supply

2. cut a dado into or fit into a dado

Definition categories: contact, groove