lad


lad

noun

Definition of LAD

1
a male person who has not yet reached adulthood <fond of telling tall tales of the days when he was just a lad>
Synonyms boychick (or boychik), boyo [Irish], callant [chiefly Scottish], lad, laddie, nipper, shaveling, shaver, sonny, stripling, tad, youth
2
an adult male human being <pass me another beer—will you, lad?>
Synonyms bastard, bloke [chiefly British], buck, cat, chap [chiefly British], chappie [British], dude, fella, fellow, galoot [slang], gent, gentleman, guy, hombre, jack, joe, joker, lad, male
Related Words master, mister, sir; buddy, buster

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