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Noun: lad  lad
Usage: informal
  1. A boy or man
    "you lucky lad";
    - chap [Brit, informal], fellow, feller [non-standard], fella [informal], gent [informal], blighter [Brit, informal], cuss [informal], bloke [Brit, informal], boyo [UK, Ireland], bucko [informal], dog [informal]
  2. A male child (a familiar term of address to a boy)
    - cub, laddie [UK, informal], sonny, sonny boy, boyo [UK, Ireland], son [informal]

Derived forms: lads

Type of: boy, male, male child, male person

Encyclopedia: Lad, Greater Poland Voivodeship