lad lad  /ˈlæd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a boy or man
  2. (n) a male child (a familiar term of address to a boy)

Usage(s):

  1. In France other thousands, laughing, playing, singing hymns, made their way southward behind a lad named Stephen.
  2. Only the lad's ingenuity can defeat them.
  3. His desperate choice: a callow scullery lad named Linguini.

News

  1. Taste Krusty Burger, Flaming Moe at Universal's 'Springfield' | Video

    Mmmmmm, Lard Lad Donuts. And Duff Beer. And Krusty Burgers. And a Flaming Moe. Lifelong fans of 'The Simpsons' who know these Springfield staples now have a chance to taste them at Universal Orlando Resort.        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

  2. 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug' Trailer Is Finally Here

    "Was that an earthquake?" asks a terrified dwarf in the first teaser trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug , this winter's follow-up to 2012's An Unexpected Journey in the three-part film adaptation of the The Hobbit novel. "That, my lad, was a dragon," elder dwarf Balin responds perilously SEE ALSO: Real Google Interns Say 'The Internship' Movie Kind of Nails It And not just any ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Mashable

  3. Lithia Announces Acquisition of BMW, Honda and Volkswagen Stores

    MEDFORD, OR--(Marketwired - Jun 10, 2013) - Lithia Motors, Inc. ( NYSE : LAD ) announced that today it acquired the O'Brien Auto Group of Salem in Salem, Oregon. The stores will be named BMW of Salem, Honda of Salem and Volkswagen of Salem, and add $110 million in estimated annual revenues.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwire

Quotes

  1. "I'm lost for words, what a moment," the striker said. "As a young lad you dream about doing it one day. I was focused before the game and we won, which is the most important thing. It was a must-win game, a cup final. You approach the game...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Jermain Defoe Source: The Guardian

  2. "I was ready to take Carlos off and then he makes a goal," said Ferguson. "Danny Welbeck is a big lad and I just felt he might get us a goal from a cross. I am always prepared to gamble."
    on Jan 17, 2009 By: Sir Alex Ferguson Source: BBC Sport

  3. Manager Gareth Southgate said: "We have an agreement with Wigan and with the lad (King) that he should join us over the weekend on a six-month loan deal until the end of the season. Ben has been here today, he has been having a medical and a look...
    on Jan 22, 2009 By: Gareth Southgate Source: Independent

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