- a local town boy or youth, as contrasted with a university or public school student.
- a servant at a university or public school.
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Lift Tickets: Adult three-day passes begin at around $200 (CAD), depending on whenyou visit.Olympians Dish on Their Favorite Spots to Ski & Snowboard|The Daily Beast|October 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The writer Rick Marin, author of the book Cad and the dad-as-sports-coach Kindle single memoir Keep Swinging, agrees.Is Prince William Trying to Miss the Royal Baby’s Birth?|Tom Sykes|July 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
By the time of this third episode of Season 1, we were well aware of Don as a liar, cad, and adulterer.The 10 Most Essential TV Episodes From ‘Sopranos,’ ‘Breaking Bad,’ and More|Brett Martin|June 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It is hard not to think Connors is an insensitive cad for bringing up such a private matter almost 40 years after the fact.Jimmy Connors Memoir Shows He Wasn’t Misunderstood, He Was Just a Jerk|James Zug|May 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A few minutes later she watched as the cad tore his hair out screaming on his front lawn.Paula Broadwell, Eminem, & More Spurned Lovers Who Went Ballistic|Paula Froelich|November 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Of course you would think me a cad, a—well, I have my opinion of a man that would tell his side of such a story to a woman.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
My indignant protest that the cowardly cad tried to kiss me counted for nothing.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White
The pain was devilish, and I wasn't used to being alone, and nobody caring a damn, and everybody believing me a cad and a bully.Marriage la mode|Mrs. Humphry Ward
The Cad bait, with a little hackle round the top of the shank of the hook, kills well.The Teesdale Angler|R Lakeland
But I shall say something, if I see you working up a flirtation with that cad.The Dark House|Georg Manville Fenn