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
A callow country lad falls for a worldly widow in the second big-screen version of My Cousin Rachel, Daphne du Maurier's brilliantly ambiguous tale of attraction and suspicion in Victorian-era England.
A British lad who arrived five months ago worn down by an often-deadly cancer celebrated his 10th birthday Saturday at a Kansas City sanctuary for birds and other animals.
The fine lads from Revision 3’s fantastic gaming show CO-OP invited me to participate in their latest episode, which covers Rhythm Heaven, an iPhone game called Flight Control, the Final Fantasy XIII demo, and Battlefield Heroes.
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Origin and Etymology of lad
Middle English ladde
First Known Use: 14th century
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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