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lamb Tweet Definition of lamb Like Definition of lamb on Facebook
noun 
  1. A young sheep, of up to one year of age.
  2. The flesh of a lamb used as food.
  3. (figuratively) A person who is meek, docile and easily led.
verb 
  1. (intransitive) Of a sheep, to give birth.
  2. (context, transitive, or, intransitive) To assist (sheep) to give birth.
The shepherd was up all night, lambing her young ewes.
     
lambkin Tweet Definition of lambkin Like Definition of lambkin on Facebook
noun (Plural: lambkins)
  1. A young lamb, a very young sheep.
    1. term of endearment
     
letdown Tweet Definition of letdown Like Definition of letdown on Facebook
noun (Plural: letdowns)
  1. disappointment, Disappointment, the sad state of not living up to expectations.
    It's such a , I thought it was going to be better than this.
     
Limousin Tweet Definition of Limousin Like Definition of Limousin on Facebook
proper noun 
  1. A région of France.
  2. A breed of cattle from this region.
     
livestock Tweet Definition of livestock Like Definition of livestock on Facebook
noun (uncountable)
  1. farm animal, Farm animals; animals domesticated for cultivation.
     
longhorn Tweet Definition of longhorn Like Definition of longhorn on Facebook
noun 
  1. a breed of beef cattle, having long horns, bred in Texas and other parts of southwest United States
     

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