Deadbeat (slang)

Type: noun, slang

Pronunciation: /ded-beat/

Also spelled or known as: Dead-beat, Dead beat

What does Deadbeat mean?

Someone who doesn’t take care of or support their children.

Example sentence:I’m glad my papa is not a deadbeat.”

Deadbeat in songs:

I’m the deadbeat father of your little brother In other words goddamnit I’m a bad motherfucker” – J. Cole, Grew Up Fast.

“One thing I never asked was Where the fuck my deadbeat dad was” – Eminem, Headlights.

“You are hiding a child, let that boy come home Deadbeat mothafucka playin’ border patrol, ooh” – Pusha T, The Story of Adidon.

“Probably shoulda been dead or in jail Deadbeat dad, enough of that jazz” – Vic Mensa, Cocoa Butter Kisses.

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