Jack-the-lad

Jack-the-lad

n
slang a young man who is regarded as a brash, loud show-off
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But with my niece, there is none of that Jack-the-lad nonsense for her
GORE BLIMEY: Danny Morgan and Georgia Groome in Double Date Michael Socha plays an idiot jack-the-lad who tries to engineer the loss of his mate's virginity.
Now she has this Jack-the-lad boyfriend, who is probably making her feel great about herself.
A veteran of Jack-the-lad roles, he said great scripts by Benidorm writer Derren Litten had persuaded him to return as conman Gary.
It's a misapprehension that I am a Jack-the-lad wheeler-dealer.
There is something quite creative and liberating about that" Singer Lady Gaga on smoking pot Strictly Come Dancing judge Len Goodman criticises contestant Patrick Robinson and professional partner Anya Garnis for a raunchy performance "No self-respecting MP is indifferent to the current contempt in which this House is held by so many members of the public" Tory MP Zac Goldsmith "It is a misapprehension that I am a Jack-the-lad wheeler-dealer.
Jack-the-lad Gaz played with good humour and sensitivity by Kenny Doughty, is broke and behind with maintenance, but sees a chance to ease his money troubles after the Chippendales pack out the local working men's club.
JASON Bateman and Ryan Reynolds play Dave and Mitch; the former being a devoted family man, the latter being a single, and yetto-mature, Jack-the-lad.
Jack-the-Lad Joey's afternoon discos for kids idea was even worse.
Paul, an innocent northerner from Rochdale, meets George, a Jack-the-lad, nervy young man from London.
He's a real jack-the-lad, Arthur Daley mark II, so I wouldn't be surprised if he got up to no good.
American actor Alessandro Nivola plays jack-the-lad English footballer Gavin Harris in the forthcoming Newcastle-based film Goal