laddie laddie

Definition(s):

  • (n) a male child (a familiar term of address to a boy)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Nah, me rage be consumed wi' th' congress, laddie, come on back aboard! Ye can even man th' lanyard! arrgh!.

News

  1. Bill Clinton - Father of the Year

    (NBCNews.com) He's been commander in chief, Time magazine's 1993 man of the year, had hopes of becoming "First Laddie" of the United States. Now former U.S. President Bill Clinton is in line for a new title - Father of the Year. The non-profit National Father's Day Council plans to award him that honor at a New York fundraiser for Save the Children on Tuesday.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KSEE 24 Fresno

  2. Clinton to receive top father award from non-profit group

    NEW YORK - He's been commander in chief, Time magazine's 1993 man of the year, had hopes of becoming "First Laddie" of the United States and now former U.S. President Bill Clinton is in line for a new title - Father of the Year.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Fargo Forum

  3. Top of the Pops: Bill Clinton named father of the year

    By Francesca Trianni NEW YORK (Reuters) - He's been commander in chief, Time magazine's 1993 man of the year, had hopes of becoming "First Laddie" of the United States and now former U.S. President Bill Clinton is in line for a new title - Father of the Year. The non-profit National Father's Day Council plans to award him that honor at a New York fundraiser for Save the Children on Tuesday. ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. Jefferies, who signed Neilson for the Tynecastle outfit in 1996, said: "Billy Brown and I attended Robbie Neilson's testimonial dinner a few weeks ago because we signed the laddie and gave him his debut. He's been a steady player for the club...
    on Oct 26, 2007 By: Jim Jefferies Source: Football365.co.za

  2. "He's one of the best passers in the league," Laviolette said. "Laddie bumped it into the corner, Doug didn't even look, he already knew where Ray Whitney was and where he was going. And he put the puck there and made the play."
    on May 16, 2006 By: Peter Laviolette Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. Sturrock said: "He's scored 11 goals in the Premiership reserves which is a decent standard and it's a decent return for a young laddie like that.
    on Mar 28, 2007 By: Blair Sturrock Source: Swindon Advertiser

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