how to pronounce lads


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the above transcription of lads is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

lads is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of lads in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… two big lads for the captain crook …”

meanings of lads


  1. A group of friends, regardless of gender. Often the lads.
  2. Plural of lad.

lads frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word lads occurs in english on average 3.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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