laddie

[ lad-ee ]
/ ˈlæd i /
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noun Chiefly Scot.

a young lad; boy.

Nearby words

  1. ladder tournament,
  2. ladder track,
  3. ladder truck,
  4. ladderman,
  5. ladderway,
  6. laddish,
  7. lade,
  8. laden,
  9. ladette,
  10. ladies

Origin of laddie

First recorded in 1540–50; lad + -ie

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laddie

/ (ˈlædɪ) /

noun

mainly Scot a familiar term for a male, esp a young man; lad
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