Natty Lads is defined as:
Young thieves or pickpockets.
- 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue by Francis Grose
This cant term could describe a few of my humanoid’s adorable cousins. When one was five the natty lad tried to take his auntie’s pillow. Please he begged adorably when caught and it worked too!
“See I was thinking that all ants were natty lads at a picnic.”
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