One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a young lad of eight’
boy, schoolboy, youth, youngster, juvenile, stripling, young fellow, junior, whippersnapper
kid, nipper, shaver
derogatory brat, urchin
2‘a hard-working lad trying to make ends meet’
man, young man
guy, fellow, geezer, customer, gent
British chap, bloke
North American dude, hombre
NZ Australian digger
South African oke, ou
British dated cove
Scottish archaic carl
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