lamb

Definition

  • noun: a young sheep
  • verb: to give birth to a lamb
  • verb: to bring forth a lamb
  • synonyms: offspring, sheep, yeanling

Examples

  • He walked into the meeting 'like a lamb to the slaughter'.

  • She's as gentle as a 'lamb'.

  • The ewes will 'lamb' soon.

Movie clips

Movie quotes

  • (..) - Murdered. Poor old carrots. That's-- That's beastly. Delicious coffee. l'm sorry about the lamb. No. l thought it was... really, you know, interesting. lnteresting means inedible. Really inedible. Yes, you're right. Well, maybe we'll meet again. (..)
    1999 Notting Hill
  • (..) ..willed into solid reality. Hear, hear. Salmon. You know l don't like that, Rose. She knows. We'll both have the lamb, rare, with very little mint sauce. You like lamb, right, sweet pea ? Are you gonna cut her meat for her, too, Cal ? Hey, who thought of the name (..)
    1997 Titanic
  • (..) ...I will be keeping my eye on our government's money... ...and off your perfectly formed arse. You noticed? Even accountants have imagination. How was your lamb? Skewered. One sympathizes. Good evening, Mr. Bond. Good evening, Miss Lynd. -Hotel Splendid, sir? (..)
    2006 Casino Royale