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noun as in young man

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He could sing Beatles songs with as much authenticity as the Liverpool lads themselves—and sometimes with even more fervor.

The lads can enjoy a good pop shot, but should a woman come, all hell breaks loose.

No one could have guessed that four working-class lads from Liverpool would become bigger than Elvis.

Richards was facing a decade in prison and Jagger three years, but after serving a few days, the lads were set free.

So in the last week off, most of the lads would take a few days off the drink, go for a few runs and hit the gym.

Nogués and his brave lads have done their bit indeed for the glory of the Army of France.

They lay there—the line of our brave lads, plainly visible to a pair of good glasses—there they actually lay!

Be so good as to remember me to the lads and the Manilla man, and write me by return of post.

A lean, cadaverous boy from along the mountain, a born enemy of the lads of the village, had dared me.

He had gone into camp with some other lads of the Heights and had himself almost forgotten his home in the fun of that outing.


On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to lads, such as: youngster, fellow, boy, juvenile, buddy, and son.

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