ladnoun [ C ]uk /læd/ us /læd/
He's a nice lad.
- You do that once more and you'll get a clip round the ear, my lad.
- By gum, he's a big lad!
- He was a young lad of 16 when he first came to the big smoke.
- A big strapping lad like you shouldn't have much difficulty lifting that!
- He's a canny lad.