A newborn sheep is an example of a lamb.
The meat traditionally used to make shepherd's pie is an example of lamb.
An example of a person who is a lamb is someone who is very gentle with a new baby.
A person who is tricked into giving money to a stranger is an example of someone who is a lamb.
The shepherd was up all night, lambing her young ewes.
Other Word Forms
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of lamb
- Middle English from Old English
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition