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n. Informal
One who litters public areas with trash.
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(ˈlɪt ərˌbʌg)

a person who litters public places with trash.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.litterbug - a person who litters public places with refuse
slob, sloven, slovenly person, pig - a coarse obnoxious person
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What a shame we now appear to have more litter louts than ever before.
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In total 6,306 fines of PS80 each were dished out to litter louts between April 2016 and March 2017.
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LIVERPOOL'S controversial litter squad is set to venture out of the city centre - with plans to cover parks, schools and high streets right across the city as part of a major new crackdown on litter louts and dog fouling.
AFTER reading the article in the Examiner (July 12) on Litter Louts it made me realise that England is the untidiest country in Europe and Huddersfield its dirtiest town.
If they did it fine as I hate litter louts, but before the council act like this, they must find them guilty.
The council said that every year dirty dog owners, litter louts and fly-tippers cost them more than PS1m and officers spend thousands of man hours cleaning up the mess they leave behind.
10 YEARS AGO: A week-long blitz against litter louts by Stockton Council's tough enforcement team was hailed a success.
ISLAMABAD -- Litter louts are one of the major causes of environmental pollution which leads to a number of viral diseases in the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi.