Examples of lad in a Sentence
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?!
Recent Examples of lad from the Web
That lad with the strange accent descending the gangplank in New York just might be the one who discovers our next Northwest Passage.
Within that period, the lads stormed to 18 No. 1s and claimed a dozen additional top 10s.
Little Enrique Esparza, a lad of but eight years who is the son of Texas trooper Gregorio Esparza, told of his family's move into the Alamo.
These things are never best said in the moment, but if that’s not the defensive play of the year then some young lad is going to have the highlight of a lifetime.
The Clippers started making shots to cut into the lad, but the Pelicans still managed to go into the half leading, 62-51.
Hoskins observed this long, lanky lad with smooth strides in a physical education class and urged the senior to give football a shot.
Five good looking lads from England who made smashing pop songs, pioneered the music video format and were adored by princesses.
This the lad did, only to be taken into custody by the officer and turned over to the authorities.
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Origin and Etymology of lad
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
LAD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of lad for English Language Learners
: a boy or young man
: a man with whom you are friendly
LAD Defined for Kids
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