lad's love


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lad's love

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(Plants) another name for southernwood
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Noun1.lad's love - aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthelad's love - aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthe
absinth, absinthe - strong green liqueur flavored with wormwood and anise
genus Artemisia - usually aromatic shrubs or herbs of north temperate regions and South Africa and western South America: wormwood; sagebrush; mugwort; tarragon
wormwood - any of several low composite herbs of the genera Artemisia or Seriphidium
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Ted would have worn it even it if was all sweaty and smelly AUNT HELEN DOCKRAY ON LAD'S LOVE FOR GAME
To tell the truth, if someone said we can win 2-0 and it's an ugly win or we can go out there and it's 32-30 and it's been a celebration of a lad's love of rugby league, that would do for me.
Nobody believes that Jimmy stands a chance of defeating such a formidable opponent but the lad's love of milk has ensured that he's grown up strong.