Simple Definition of lad
: a boy or young man
: a man with whom you are friendly
Examples of lad
Life was hard when I was a lad.
Well, lad, I hope you won't make the same mistake again!
He's a good lad at heart.
They can't treat us like that, can they, lads?!
Origin of lad
Middle English ladde
First Known Use: 14th century
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