Synonyms of lad in English:


See definition of lad


1‘a young lad of eight’


boy, schoolboy, youth, youngster, juvenile, stripling, young fellow, junior, whippersnapper

informal kid, nipper, shaver

Scottish informal laddie

derogatory brat, urchin

2‘a hard-working lad trying to make ends meet’


man, young man

informal guy, fellow, geezer, customer, gent

British informal chap, bloke

North American informal dude, hombre

Australian NZ informal digger

South African informal oke, ou

Indian informal admi

British informal, dated cove

Scottish archaic carl