a boy, youth, or young man. N.

A glossary of provincial and local words used in England. . 1790.


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  • lad — lad …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • LAD — may refer to:*Lad, an informal reference to a boy or more generally male, especially in the Scottish diminutive form laddie (parallel to lassie girl ) [In Northern England, and particularly in the county of Lancashire, males of all ages jokingly… …   Wikipedia

  • lad — [ lad ] n. m. • 1854; mot angl. ♦ Jeune garçon d écurie chargé de garder, de soigner les chevaux de course. « Il est passé lad, aux haras d Eaton » (Mirbeau). ● lad nom masculin (anglais lad, jeune homme) Garçon d écurie chargé de soigner les… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • LAD — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • lad — W3S3 [læd] n BrE [Date: 1200 1300; Origin: Perhaps from a Scandinavian language] 1.) old fashioned or informal a boy or young man →↑lass ▪ a young lad ▪ Things were different when I was a lad …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Lad — (l[a^]d), n. [OE. ladde, of Celtic origin; cf. W. llawd, Ir. lath. [root]123. Cf. {Lass}.] 1. A boy; a youth; a stripling. Cupid is a knavish lad. Shak. [1913 Webster] There is a lad here, which hath five barley loaves and two small fishes. John… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lad — (l[a^]d), obs. p. p. of {Lead}, to guide. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • LAD — ist die Abkürzung für Language Acquisition Device, ein Konzept des Sprachwissenschaftlers Noam Chomsky zum Spracherwerb Lastabhängiger Druckübersetzer left anterior descending (artery), ein Herzkranzgefäß, siehe Koronargefäß#Koronararterien… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ląd — est un petit village de Pologne (Voïvodie de Grande Pologne) situé près de la Warta, à 9 km au sud de Słupca. Au XIe siècle, Ląd était le siège d’un castellan. De 1145 à 1796, le village a appartenu aux Cisterciens. En 1286, Jan Gerbicz y a… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • lad|en — lad|en1 «LAY duhn», adjective, verb. –adj. loaded, burdened, or weighed down: »The laden ship lay low in the water. The laden boughs for you alone shall bear (John Dryden). a) a past participle of lade: »The camels were laden with bundles of silk …   Useful english dictionary

  • LAD — Law Against Discrimination Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations …   Law dictionary

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