American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A lass.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A little lass; a young girl.
- n. Northern England, Geordie, Northumbrian A young girl, a lass, especially one seen as a sweetheart.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. Scot. A young girl; a lass.
- n. a girl or young woman who is unmarried
- Diminutive of lass. (Wiktionary)
“You're just an auld fool," said Drumcarro, "the lassie is as well off as any lassie needs to be.”
“It was odd, though pleasant, their three-cornered way of talking; he and the lassie were a bit shy yet with each other-inclined to say personal things to Claire instead, confident that she would pass on their essence; their interpreter in this new and awkward language of the heart.”
“He called the lassie to him one day as she passed through the ward, and motioned her to lean down so he could talk to her.”
“That the Douglases should gain a triumph through a lassie was a thing that he had scarcely been able to bring himself to believe; but when this triumph was accomplished for him, his pride accepted it as a thing to be looked for.”
“When the lassie is a bit over-fired and excited, she doesn't know what she is saying.”
“And now, when riches had been gathered and comfort could be had, his "lassie" had left him, and”
“When a boy is in the center, the word "lassie" should be changed to”
“This is a game for very little children, and with a little suggestion as to the exercises or movements to be illustrated by the "lassie," may be the source of some very good exercise as well as a pleasing game.”
“Ah, lassie, that is what a wife should be -- what a wife should do.”
“No, lassie, that is the suit the Prince wore at Holyrood, where he gave a great ball after Prestonpans, and danced with the Edinburgh ladies.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘lassie’.
If it's not ...
Thou speak'st aright;
I am that merry wanderer of the night.
I jest to Oberon and make him smile....
-- A Midsummer Night's Dream
Famous sidekicks, real and imaginary...
Words that I come across, and go blank, or want to clarify.
this the inception...
terms of endearment - this list is rated X.
( personal list, randomness )
sweetie pants, big mamma biscuit, sugar pants, cheese tits, honey poo, pussy lips, snuggly poo, sweetpea, sugar tits, fuck puppet, sex slave, sleepy head and 44 more...
Generic descriptors for a person that don't tell you anything about him or her (except, perhaps, that person's gender, age, or social class). Nice and anonymous. Useful at cocktail parties.
raving beauties, properly gorgeous, the irrefutable t..., terribly cocky, throw pitying gla..., fantastically att..., spectacularly unp..., run rampart, criminy, lickety-split, meltdown, perish the thought and 22 more...
I don't like pets, but these are typical names for them.
No me gustan las mascotas, pero Ã©stos son los nombres tÃpicos de ellos.
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